Tag Archives: tips-and-tricks

Can You Use A Digital Camera As a Webcam For Screencasting?

Can an external camcorder be used as a webcam for screencasting software? Quick answer - yes! But there are some things to be aware of. Continue reading
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6 Must Do Tips For A Quality Screencast

Stop! Before you get ready to record your next online tutorial, take a quick looksee at the 6 tips I present in this video. They represent some of the easiest things you can quickly do to differentiate your online screencasts as a step above in quality from all the others. Continue reading
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How To Record and Synchronize Video Screen Recordings From Two Monitors

In this video I demonstrate my answer to a question asked by one of my readers about how to go about capturing video from two different monitors simultaneously. Continue reading
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How to fix video stutter and buffering problems. Where do you host non-public videos?

One of the big problems with self-hosted videos is that video buffering problems or video stuttter are common issues... they can make your audience click away. Here's how to fix it. Continue reading
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Screencast software tip – How To Zoom In To Different Parts Of The Screen At The Same Time

(Video) In this screencast software tip I answer a question about how I create a simultaneous zoom effect found in a couple of my video screen capture projects. The effect is useful when zooming in to one part of the screen causes another critical part to slide from view. Continue reading
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How to convert non-YouTube video to the best format for the web

Presenter tip for trainers, authors, speakers and small biz. In a previous video I showed how to easily convert a presentation into video by using PowerPoint 2010. In this video, I show how to convert the video file from PowerPoint into a more "web ready" video file in case you don't want to host your video on YouTube. Continue reading
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How to easily hide icons on your desktop – For Mac and PC

This is a short, yet really helpful tip for hiding your desktop icons. Remember the last webinar you attended where host had a big picture of his dog as the image for his desktop? Well, this will video tip will show you how to be more professional than that guy. Continue reading
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