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#493 YouTube: Scheduled video

In youtube you can schedule a release time for a private video. So you can set its availability on a certain date at a certain time. This is particularly useful for blog posts or event teasers that you may want to create before hand but avoid people stumbling across them by accident.   Photo by Jakob… Continue reading #493 YouTube: Scheduled video

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#352 TubeChop: Embed a segment of a YouTube video

How useful is the YouTube feature that allows you to get a linked video to play from a certain point? How frustrating is it that you can’t so that with an embedded video? Well TubeChop allows you to select a segment and generate embed code just for the bit you want. Featured image: “Cleaver” by… Continue reading #352 TubeChop: Embed a segment of a YouTube video

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#269 Filtering your YouTube search results

Did you know that you can filter your YouTube video search results? I didn’t until the other day! It is an excellent method to make your search more relevant and targeted – search by duration, date uploaded, views, ratings etc. Here is how you use the filter function… Feature image: “filtered” by timlewisnm is licenced under CC BY-SA… Continue reading #269 Filtering your YouTube search results

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#170 Introduction to Ed Puzzle [1/2]: Make video learning active!

Ed Puzzle is a free to use web tool that enables you to transform videos into an active learning environment. You can use your own videos, or videos that you have found from another source, like YouTube or Khan Academy. Ed Puzzle gives you the tools to crop the videos down to just the clips… Continue reading #170 Introduction to Ed Puzzle [1/2]: Make video learning active!

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#158 Embedding videos into PowerPoint

Have you found the perfect YouTube video for your PowerPoint? Do you want to embed your own video into your presentation? Look no further, we can show you how! Alternatively, if you only want to share a clip, rather than the whole video, have a look at #3 YouTube – Sharing is caring. Featured image ” vhs… Continue reading #158 Embedding videos into PowerPoint

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#16 Embedding YouTube videos in Moodle

Do you want to share a YouTube video with your students? Have a go at embedding it onto your Moodle area! If you want the video to appear on your main Moodle page, then embed it in a Label, if you want it to appear on a separate page, embed it as a Page. (Please… Continue reading #16 Embedding YouTube videos in Moodle

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#3 YouTube: Sharing is caring

YouTube is a video hosting site where anyone can share and watch videos. But unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past ten years, I’m sure that you know that already. However, YouTube is more than just a repository of cute cats. It is a powerful teaching and learning tool where you can learn just about… Continue reading #3 YouTube: Sharing is caring