Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Some handy YouTube tips to help you make the most of this wonderful resource.

Image representing YouTube as depicted in Crun...Image via CrunchBase
* Downloading
* Watching( the biggest section with a huge number of tips )
* Sharing
* Uploading
* iPod & Mobile Phones
* Music & Playlists
* Embedding
* Other Interesting YouTube Tools, Features & Tricks

  • Fine tune YouTube  based on post below:

Link to Video
To create a link to start at a specific spot in a video, just add #t=0m0s to the end of the regular link url. Then, change the 0’s to the minute and second you want to link to.

  • quietube: Video without the distractions
 To watch web videos without the comments and extras, just drag the button below to your browser's bookmarks bar. On any of the supported video pages, click the bookmark button to watch in peace.
You can then make short URLs too, to send the quietube version to your friends. Easy as.
Quietube supports YouTube, BBC iPlayer, Viddler, and Vimeo, with more to come...

Insert YouTube videos and images in PowerPoint slides quickly with Authorstream Desktop 

  • 100 Best YouTube Videos for Teachers - Classroom 2.0

    Vidque is a new service that aims to help users curate their own collections of the best videos available on the Internet. Vidque allows users to grab videos from YouTube,, TED, and Vimeo to put into their own collections that they can share with others. You could also think of it the way TechCrunch did in describing Vidque as video bookmarking.

    What makes Vidque unique compared to other video collection services like VodPod is that Vidque uses the videos you grab to help you locate more videos. In other words, Vidque tracks your video preferences to help you find more videos you'll like. Vidque also allows users to follow other users, share videos, and place rankings on videos. Vidque uses that information to locate the best videos to feature in each channel on the homepage.

" is a new service that makes it possible to view YouTube videos without displaying the related videos and associated comments. This could be a particularly useful tool for anyone publicly showing a YouTube clip. To use simply copy the url of a YouTube video and paste it into SafeShare is very similar to Quietube which I reviewed last winter."
Reblog this post [with Zemanta]

No comments:

Post a Comment