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== Software to use ==
== Suggested Software to use ==
*'''XP'''    - [http://www.techsmith.com/camtasia.asp/ Camtasia Studio]
*'''XP'''    - [http://www.techsmith.com/camtasia.asp Camtasia Studio]
*'''Mac'''  -  
*'''Mac'''  -  

Revision as of 00:01, 18 July 2008

Geni is thinking about opening up a process for which forum members or Geni members can create Video FAQ's. In turn, Geni would compensate them for their time. [1]

Suggested Software to use

  • Mac -

Video & Audio Quality

  • Screen resolution: ?
  • Audio bitrate: Between 22 kbps and 128 kbps

How to

The process:

  1. Decide for FAQ topic (a question), e.g. "How to make a video faq"
  2. Write a script with time signatures - Note on screen action in [clams] between bullet points
 00 Screen action: Geni start page
 05 Voiceover: "Welcome to the Geni Video Faq. This video will show you how to bla bla bla..." 
 15 Screen action:  Show how to move from Geni Homepage to the feature covered
 30 Voiceover: Repeat the question viewers are about to have answered
 35 etc etc
  1. Record Session
  2. Submit video to http://video.geni.com

Mandatory Standards & Best Practice

  • Use allocated tutorial tree
  • First Screen should be the 'Geni Homepage'
  • Introduction must start with : "Blah blah blah..."
  • A video faq should not be longer than x minutes
  • Any other restrictions...
  • [1]
  • Personal tools