ISTE 2013 Presenter Profile: Graham Johnson

We're SO excited for ISTE 2013! The TechSmith Education team will be heading down to San Antonio this year for the Annual Conference and Exposition, and we're eager to hang out with all of our presenter pals at our booth. The four day conference begins on June 23rd and ends on June 26th, focusing on advancing and improving education through the use of technology. Not surprisingly, the whole concept is something that we're thrilled to be involved in. Will we be seeing you there? In the weeks Continue reading

ISTE 2013 Presenter Profiles: Rob Zdrojewski

We're SO excited for ISTE 2013! The TechSmith Academic Solutions team will be heading down to San Antonio this year for the Annual Conference and Exposition, and we're eager to hang out with all of our presenter pals at our booth. The four day conference begins on June 23rd and ends on June 26th, focusing on advancing and improving education through the use of technology. Not surprisingly, the whole concept is something that we're thrilled to be involved in. Will we be seeing you there? In the Continue reading

ISTE 2013 Presenter Profiles: Steve Kelly

We're SO excited for ISTE 2013! The TechSmith Academic Solutions team will be heading down to San Antonio this year for the Annual Conference and Exposition, and we're eager to hang out with all of our presenter pals at our booth. The four day conference begins on June 23rd and ends on June 26th, focusing on advancing and improving education through the use of technology. Not surprisingly, the whole concept is something that we're thrilled to be involved in. Will we be seeing you there? In Continue reading

An Easy Way to Scale Embedded Video on Screencast.com

Previously, if you wanted to embed the video at a size other than its produced dimensions, you had to manually change the Screencast.com embed code. If you had non-standard dimensions, you may have had to do a little cross multiplication to keep the aspect ratio the same. (If you don't keep the aspect ratio the same the video will be squashed or stretched.) Screencast.com recently added a convenient feature that saves you from having to manually change the embed code and/or do math. When you're Continue reading

Embedding Screencast.com videos in WordPress

Pretty much all of TechSmith's products allow you to share directly to Screencast.com, and many of you are probably using the excellent blogging software WordPress to share your knowledge with the world. But did you know that it's really easy to embed videos hosted in Screencast.com right in your WordPress posts? If your video is the same width as the posting area of your site, then all it takes is copying the embed code from the video on Screencast.com into the HTML view when adding a new post. However, Continue reading

How To Send Viewers to a Specific Point in Your Video (Hosted on Screencast.com)

If you have an MP4 video hosted on Screencast.com, you can direct people to a specific time in the video instead of sending them to the beginning. Referred to as deep linking, this capability is especially helpful when sharing longer videos without navigation aids such as a table of contents (made possible by Camtasia products). You might imagine how handy this could be if you wanted to direct a student to a particular part of a course lecture, or link to a "takeaway" moment in a recorded webinar. Let’s Continue reading

ISTE Presenter: Jeremy Vanisacker

Jeremy Vanisacker is the Associate Product Manager and Product Manager for Morae at TechSmith Corporation. Jeremy uses Camtasia Studio, Snagit, Screencast.com, and Jing, in addition to working with Camtasia Relay and Morae. He has been with TechSmith since the fall of 2009. ISTE 2011 Presentation: Going Digital Gains Traction in EdTech Video can transform the impact your teaching has by making classroom content available to students 24/7, all semester long. At this presentation, TechSmith's Jeremy Continue reading