The ScreenChamp Awards recognize excellence in screencasting, and this year we’ve got a bumper crop of great entries! Winners will be announced mid-December on The Forge, and updates will be shared on this page as the competition progresses. Read on for prizes, rules, and more information.
Vote for your favorites by December 6
Congrats to our 16 finalists! Out of the 230+ entries submitted, these screencasts stood out as the best-of-the-best. Vote for the People’s Choice Award on the TechSmith YouTube Channel. “Like” a video to cast your vote. The People’s Choice Award will go to the video with the most YouTube likes. Votes will be tallied at 4:00 PM EST on December 6th.
Sales and Marketing
Claude Des Forges, How Screen Capture Can Save You Money
Todd Moran, Exchange in 3:09
Eric Salerno, Building Engines Operations Performance Management
Andreas Zeitler, GarageBuy 3 Trailer
Training and Tutorial
Claude Des Forges, Email Marketing Tutorial
Ben McCormack, Shooting Video of Mobile Devices
Janet Thomas, WPA Basics (Windows Performance Analyzer)
TutorialDEPOT, How To: DP Project Recording Audio Part 2
Ben Rimes, How To: Screen Record Your iPad
Francis Joseph Seriña, The 5 Love Languages (Introduction)
Sue Gelber, SoulCollage® Evolving–A Tool for the Changing Times
John Merriam, Fundraising on Facebook
Finalists Prizes (16 selected)
Category winner Prizes (4 winners)
‘People’s Choice’ Prize (1 winner)
Enter up to three (3) screencast videos. Videos will be assigned a category based on the information you provide (so please be as detailed as possible!). Categories are: Education (videos with a focus on teaching and/or schools, at any level); Tutorial and Training (videos with a focus on training or tutorial content); Sales and Marketing (videos made to sell or persuade); and Wildcard (videos that don’t fit in the previous categories).
We will choose four (4) finalists for each category, all of which will be eligible for a finalist prize. Those videos will then be passed to a panel of celebrity judges for scoring and posted publicly for a popular vote. The judges’ picks will each win an additional category prize…and the popular pick will win People’s Choice!
Submissions open: September 17 Submissions close: October 9 October 18 at 5:00pm ET (deadline extended!) Finalists announced/voting begins: November 19
- Voting Ends: December 6
- Winners announced: December 11 live on (The Forge)
- There is no cost to enter videos
- You can use any video editing software to create your videos (no requirement to use TechSmith tools)
- Videos can be a mix of media types but must have at least some element of screen recorded content
- Videos can be in a language besides English, so long as they are captioned in English
- Videos can be any duration