Screencasts are videos that demonstrate how to use a software, a web app or anything that be used on a computer. There are various screencasting tools available to help you record screencasts.

Build your own Teleprompter with PowerPoint

Learn how you can use Microsoft PowerPoint as a free teleprompter software. With a teleprompter, you can read scripts while looking at the camera without having to memorize anything.

Use Expression Encoder to Record Longer Screencasts

Camtasia Studio for Windows is probably the best software for recording movies of your computer screen but if your budget doesn’t allow for a $299 screencasting tool, the best free alternative is Microsoft Expression Encoder.

Comparison of Online Screen Recording Tools

Online screen recorders help you create screencast videos of your desktop screen in seconds without any software. Here we compare the various online screencating tools to help you pick the best.

What’s the Optimum Length of an Online Video

YouTube lets you upload video clips that are up to 15 minutes in length but given the short attention span of Internet users, it is highly unlikely that people will stay with your video for that long.

Review of Camtasia Studio 7

Camtasia Studio 7 is a screencasting software for Windows that lets you record screen activity, PowerPoint presentations and even podcasts.

Tips for Recording your Voice

What kind of microphone should you use for recording voice overs for your screencasts? Does diet play a role in voice recordings?

Create Screencasts in Linux with Screenr

Screenr, which is probably the best web-based screencasting application, can now be used for recording screencast videos in Linux as well in addition to Windows and Mac machines.