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What is Screencast-O-Matic?

Screencast-O-Matic is a screen recording and video editing platform, taking visual collaboration to the next level. Screencast-O-Matic enables communication and empowers people to connect with it’s easy-to-use and accessible video tools.  With more than 9 million users worldwide, Screencast-O-Matic is a trusted brand in video creation.  The platform is used by Fortune 100 companies, educators, business professionals, and online content creators.

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What does IGTV mean?

IGTV means Insta gram Television

IGTV is actually an app of Insta that makes it possible to watch videos of 60 minutes. So it’s actually a kind of YouTube from the creators of Insta gram. You can also view the IGTV content via the normal Insta app. At the beginning there will be no ads to be seen within IGTV, this because there must first be a love for the platform, and then scare ads off soon of course. How that will be in the future is unclear, but the creators of the video will still want to be paid for their effort, so somewhere money will have to come today. Because everything is meant to be viewed on your phone, and because you usually have it in your hand, the videos will all be vertical (see also VVS). When you open the app, it immediately starts playing videos. And the video content is of course tuned to your Insta activity: So who you’re following or what type of content you’ve given the most hearts. Read More

What does VOD mean?

VOD means Video On Demand

Video on demand is in Dutch just video on request: It is actually a network service that allows the user to display a video at the moment he or she wants to. Often interactive television also offers a lot of video on demand. There are two types of video on demand to distinguish: the kind of downloading a video, and so you have to wait until the entire download is finished before you can watch and the kind you can watch the movie directly. Usually it is also possible to pause the video, flush it or stop the video and watch it again later. When you order a video via VOD you can usually watch the video for a limited time: you buy the right to watch for a limited time. Examples of VOD include MeJane and Netflix (though that's more Subscription video on demand: Unlimited video on Demand for a fixed price per month.

What is Groupclip?

GroupClip is a Multi-Camera Video app

With GroupClip you can record a video with several people: it is a video app that allows you to create synchronized multi-frame and multi-angle videos. There are, of course, lots of apps that allow you to record video, the difference is that with Groupclip you can capture multiple videos from different viewing angles. The movies are put on the server and everyone can make their own version. This way you can also view it from another side, and make use of someone else, so you get even more of the event where you were. More information can be found on the website of GroupClip. Read More

What is a mannequinchallenge?

The Mannequinchallenge is a video meme

The Mannequin Challenge is a viral video meme in which people stand still like mannequins. In these video’s you’ll follow the camera through a room of people who are standing still (like a freezeframe) in the middle of what they were doing. Often the video’s have background music too. The meme started on highschools in America, but has gone worldwide since then. There has even been a mannequinchallenge in the White House and in the International Space Station.

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What is a vlog?

A vlog is a video blog

A vlog is the abbreviation of Video weblog and is actually a diary that consists of video footage. It started somewhere in 2002 in New York with some experiments and in 2005 was held the 1st Video Blog conference (also in New York). At the end of 2006 it was also in the Netherlands and was paid attention in a news broadcast of RTL4. Often a vlog is still provided with text (and sometimes images) to veruidelijken the context of the video. Read More