TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome Beta Available Now!

UPDATE: 11/13/2013: TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ beta has been updated. Some of the new beta improvements include: a brand new icon, a text tool for annotations has been added, improved annotation controls, faster synching, sharing from the library view, improved searching, easier to delete annotations, and more library controls. Existing beta users will be updated automatically and new users will get the updated app when they sign up for the beta.

We are so excited that TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome is coming to the Chrome Web Store! Thanks to everyone who participated in the Google+ Hangout on Air! It’s always a pleasure to talk directly with our users, and we received a lot of great questions.

Google+ Hangout on Air Replay

Can’t view the video above? Watch the Google+ Hangout on Air Replay with enhanced viewing:
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Some highlights from the discussion, featuring Troy Stein—Education Solutions Specialist, Kelly Rush—Product Marketing Manager, and Brian Bennett—Customer Solutions Engineer:

  • TechSmith Snagit for Chrome beta available now!
  • Version 1.0 will be released on November 19th, 2013 in the Chrome Web Store
  • Although screencasting is not included in this initial release of Snagit for Chrome, it is the #1 priority for upcoming releases. We are working with Google to overcome some technical hurdles to fully realize this feature
  • Users must download the Snagit for Chrome app and the extension in the Chrome Web Store

Beta Now Available

As announced in the Google+ Hangout on Air, we are now accepting beta testers for Snagit for Chrome! To sign up, add your email address to this form and we will send you the beta along with further instructions:

Beta Feedback

Once you are in the beta test, please leave us your feeback at http://feedback.techsmith.com! Questions, problems, ideas and even praise–we want to hear it all! Your interactivity is integral to the success of the beta. Thanks!