Getting Started with
Dr. Minnie Ladores
What is a screencast?
A screencast, also known as a video screen
capture, is a recording of your computer
screen in video format. You can include
narration or a voiceover using a microphone,
so this is ideal for creating tutorials.
O A screenshot is an
image of a computer
O A screenshot is a
movie of changes
occurring on a
A screencast is
to a screenshot
a video is to a
Web 2.0 Tools for Screencasting
What I like about this program is that you can write your
script first, record the narration on your script, and then
record your video. (Adding a script, however, is a Pro
This feature is awesome in helping you plan your
screencast. It also helps save time in implementing
It is also very easy to edit your work on Screencast-o-
When you’re done, you can either publish it on
Screencast-o-Matic web site or on YouTube.
Step 1: Go to Screencast-o-Matic.com
and watch the quick demo.
Watch the quick demo. It shows everything you need to know!
Step 2: Click login to sign up
for an account. 1. The
login link is
2. Follow the
register for a
Step 3: Start Recording!
Click on the
Click the red
button to start or
size of your
size of your
Click X to
Step 4: Publish your work.
you have a
Or you can
… wait a few seconds for your
screencast to be published or
Step 5: Click on the blue link
to view your screencast.
This is also the link you’ll share
If you have any questions, please send
me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org