Category Archives: reviews

(Ep. 6) Best Screen Capture Software Comparison Series – CamStudio vs. Screenr

Two questions I get asked a lot is "...which video screen capture software do you recommend...?" The other one is, "...are there any free software you'd recommend for recording my computer screen...?" I answer both questions in this video. Continue reading
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Update: Best Screen Capture Software Series – Camtasia Mac v2.1 Now Sports a Chroma Key Effect

Here's an update to Episode 2: Camtasia Macintosh in the Best Video Screen Capture Software series. With Techsmith's latest release of Camtasia for Macintosh (v2.1), we now have it all... including a Chroma Key/Green Screen effect! Continue reading
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(Ep. 4) Best Screen Capture Software Comparison Series – Screenflow

[Video] Screenflow is Telestream's client-side video screen capture software. It's made for the Macintosh. In this review, Screenflow came out with an overall “Mel Rank” of 5.0 (out of 5). Watch this short video to see the features I rated. Continue reading
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(Ep. 3) Best Screen Capture Software Comparison Series – Camtasia Studio

Thinking about purchasing screencasting software? Watch this series first. In episode 3 of the Best Screencasting Software Comparison series, I assign a "Mel-rank" to Camtasia Studio. (That's the PC version of Techsmith's video screen capture software.) Overall Mel-rank? Three out of 5. Watch the video to see why. Continue reading
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Best Screen Capture Software Comparison Series (Ep. 2) – Camtasia Macintosh

This is episode 2 of the Best Screencasting Software Comparison series. In this episode: Camtasia for Macintosh! Why was it ranked the way it was? Continue reading
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6 Of the Best Screen Capture Software – Compared (Ep. 1)

I'm kicking off a series that I've wanted to do for a while. It answers a question I get a lot: what's the best screen capture software to use for my online presentations? Here's episode 1. Continue reading
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The YouTube Annotations Video Revisited – Video Optimization Analysis

On the recommendation of a friend, I took the opportunity to review James Wedmore's YouTube video traffic course. Here's what I have to say about it after having taken a look at the video optimization module. Continue reading
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