Let’s face it, online training videos aren’t the most exciting thing you’ll watch in a day. In all honesty, they don’t need to be. However, with a few tips and tricks, you can quickly make your training videos more engaging.
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Start your training videos with an attention grabbing intro from the Camtasia Library. These intros are fully customizable and can quickly add a level of professionalism to the learning you’re about to provide.
In this video, I’ll show you how to add one of the Library’s animated intros to your video.
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Use transitions between scenes and slides to improve the flow of your training videos. Camtasia makes it easy to quickly add transitions, and then customize them with a broad array of creative options.
Check out the video to learn how to add transitions in Camtasia.
Grab your viewer’s attention with fun, professional animations that require minimal effort for maximum impact. In Camtasia, we call these animations “Behaviors” and they come ready-to-use and are fully customizable.
In this video, I’ll show you how to add a behavior to a clip and customize it to fit your needs.
Music is a powerful tool for setting the tone and mood of a training video. It’s also a great way to get your viewers engaged while making the video a little more fun to watch.
Check out the video to learn how to add a music track to a Camtasia project along with some basic audio editing to make sure the narration and music work well together.
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Video Editing Basics: Timeline
Learn how to use the Canvas and Timeline to make basics edits to your video.
Video Editing Basics: Canvas
Learn to work with media on the Canvas and adjust their properties in the properties panel.
Add Annotations, Callouts & Titles
Learn to improve your video and focus your user's attention with annotations and customizable visuals.
Export & Share
Learn to export a project as a video file on your computer or share it to popular web destinations.
Zoom & Pan with Animations
Learn to guide and focus viewers' attention with zoom and pan animations.
How to Use a Template
Learn how to use Templates to create consistent looking videos for yourself or your teammates.
Record a PowerPoint Presentation
Easily make a video from a PowerPoint presentation with Camtasia.
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