Technorati Tag Bookmarklet: The Screencast

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The timing errors make it more of a comedy than an instructional video, but you have to start somewhere. Screencasting (and the software) has three functions: storyboarding, production, editing. Next I'm going to try the free trial of Camtasia (Udell uses that one) and go back to fooling with Camstudio (the free open source tool). Marshall has a great post about a technorati tag bookmarklet that can save you a lot of grunt work.

The Jing Project: Embed Screencasts Into Conversation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

And, I have to prepare some instruction in a completely different context, get organized to visit Sharing Foundation projects, pack T-shirts, AND finish the massives amount of work before I go. TechSmith is the maker of my favorite apps, Camtasia and SnagIt. It was very liberating for me to create a screencast like this -- no storyboard, script, no retakes. Click to play. I have less than 20 days before I get on a plane and fly halfway around the world.

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