Creating Narrated Presentations with SlideShare (narrated)
Creating Narrated Presentations with http://slideshare.net
Benefits Social integration Narrations (Slidecasts) YouTube videos Live webinars (Zipcast)
Disadvantages Slidecast OR integrate YouTube, not both No animations/transitions, hyperlinks sometimes (maintained in PDF, not PPT) Sync tool is mildy buggy No privacy (for free accounts)
The Process1. Upload presentation to SlideShare2. Record audio, export as MP33. Upload MP3 to SlideShare & sync to slides4. View/Embed your Slidecast*Tutorials included for Steps 2 through 4 and alternatives.
Step 1: Upload Presentation* (*Can also import from Google Docs!) Or get the PowerPoint 2007 plugin (Windows only) http://slidesha. re/mSBz0f
Step 2: Record Audio Step 1: Download Audacity Step 2: Install LAME file* Step 3: Record/Edit Step 4: EXPORT as MP3*allows you to EXPORT your audio as an MP3Download Audacity: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/Download LAME file: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/help/faq?s=install&i=lame-mp3
Tutorial: Recording with AudacityClick to view: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXA6uS3MzcY
Tutorial: Adding Media in SlideShareClick to view: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-J51tgxQCLEMore info on the sync tool: http://bit.ly/mSNdd5
Step 4: View/Embed your Slidecast Click to view: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqVs-LGfPBI
Alternatives - Attach Files in Blackboard If you want more privacy Dont have editing/publishing rights (using textbook presentations) Just cant get SlideShare to work Click to view: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udhdXNfbSl0
Alternatives - Google/MP3/Blog MashupClick to view: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-J51tgxQCLELink to example: http://blogs.bgsu.edu/cmkraut/?p=622
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