Notes from 2009 COMO Conference in Columbus, Georgia
Finding Your Voice: Creating Ideas for Beginning a Pod or Videocast Series.
Presenters:Sarah Steiner, Jason Puckett
Identifiability of your audience: Aim for the outcome you want with content .
Identify your medium: video/ audio
Think about close captioning for all videos
- Movie Maker -Comes standard
- Jing Video -Free with upgrades
- Pinnacle -Free
- Cyberlink PowerDirector -Under $100.00
Identify your approach:
Make sure that you get your point across or sneak information in on them.
Decide if you want to do a one shot vs. serial.
What skills do you possess or need.
What tools or software do you have access to or knowledge of.
People within your organization that can help you or get involved.
Makes sure that you administration knows whats going on with your program and the direction you’re going .
Recruit your IT friends
Use social networks to get the word out.
Work within your range of ability, don’t bite off too much.
Archive.org copy for free music.
Upload and Market:
Consider doing in a blog with RSS feed.
Make sure Google can find it
Embedded content is always a good idea.
Make sure format is playable.
Ask IUB Libraries– YouTube
Library Insider podcast from Georgia State University
Learning Commons Theatre from Georgia State University
View the Slideshare of this presentation.
For more on Jason read his blog.