About Renee Badra

Renee Badra is the Online Community Specialist for the Social Media Team at TechSmith.
You can follow her at @badrar
  • Her guilty pleasure is eating ice cream straight from the carton after her kids go to bed.
  • She is a self-proclaimed foodie and loves to bake sweet treats.
  • Favorite place on earth: Leelanau County in Northern Michigan
  • Employee Highlight: Meet TechSmithie Katie Moore

    In our Employee Highlight series, we will introduce you to various TechSmith Team Members, or TechSmithies, as we like to call ourselves. First up we have Katie Moore who is part of our Marketing Department. Who are you, and what do you do? My name is Katie Moore and I’m a senior marketing manager here at TechSmith. My role consists of managing the Social Media Team, part of our Evangelism Team, our Customer Content Coordinator and Email Marketing Programs Team. In addition to providing Continue reading

    How to Successfully Add Music to Your Videos

    Guest Post by Mike Russell, Creative Director at Music Radio Creative Adding background music to any video you create in Camtasia will add a whole new dimension to your content. In order to add music successfully there are some simple tips you can follow. I'll also provide some decent, legal sources of music that you can use in your videos today. Choose Background Music That Complements Your Content I like to think of the ideal person who I would want to watch my videos. I imagine their age, Continue reading

    TCEA Convention and Digital Learning Day

    Next week several TechSmithies will be traveling to Austin, Texas where TechSmith is exhibiting at TCEA 2013, a convention for tech-loving and tech-learning educators. The convention brings together campus and district-level educators for a networking and learning experience that stimulates growth and innovation. Passionate teachers, campus and district leaders gather at this annual event to share the latest trends and best practices for creating engaging classrooms that excite today’s active Continue reading

    Meet our Enterprise Account Team

    Guest post by Jamey Huffman, Enterprise Account Team Leader at TechSmith I call it Snagit or Camtasia Envy... Once one person in your office gets a hold of our software, it starts to spread faster than a grumpy cat picture. While it’s easy to hop on our website to get a single user license whenever you need it, did you know you could be missing out on some significant cost and time savings for your organization? When you get to the Enterprise level (100 Snagit or 25 Camtasia), you could be Continue reading

    Camtasia Studio 8 Boot Camp in March/April 2013 – Sign up now!

    We are excited to once again share some news with our Camtasia Studio users about upcoming training! TechSmith alumnus Daniel Park is holding several boot camp classes to help users learn about Camtasia, along with loads of useful information about screencasting productivity. Three classes will be offered this time around, available on both Windows and Mac. Each class will be held over two days in late March or early April, near Detroit, MI.  If you’re an enthusiastic beginner or intermediate-level Continue reading

    Meet the TechSmith German Sales Team

    Did you know? The Inside Sales Department at TechSmith has a special team dedicated to the German speaking DACH (Deutschland, Austria & Switzerland) region. We also have a German website and translate our products into the German language. I recently caught up with our DACH team and asked them a few questions about the support they provide and also asked them to provide a personal bio.   ♦What languages does the DACH Sales team support? German and English ♦When was the Continue reading

    Happy Holidays! A Gift from TechSmith

    This month, we encourage you to get festive with lots of free, holiday inspired extras made to help you spice up your captures and recordings! For our Snagit users Check out the snazzy Holiday stamp sets we've created for you this month! In the Holidays set we have included Christmas and Hannukah, along with snowflakes and a tree waiting to be decorated. Look what you can easily create with a simple picture: Our other set is perfect for any age- a special edition gingerbread cookie Continue reading