To get more views and increase sales of your videos, you need to make an engaging course with well structured and planned content.
Prepare an outline about the course describing how many lectures will it contain, How much would be duration of full course and each lecture.
Next step is to prepare a script for the lectures so that you know what you need to say during the lecture and to avoid re-recording lectures due to mistakes and increase smoothness of the course.
Recording Methods and Techniques
Lectures could be recorded in various ways such as :
Recording a video of yourself explaining the content.
Screen-recording and narrating the description using voice recording options.
Screen-recording along with video of yourself in Picture-in-picture view.
Recording yourself while teaching on black or whiteboard.
Recording screen while using hardware equipments like digital pen.
Using a combination of above options.
Some of the instruments which helps to record the classes are:
You may use hands free of your phone or can buy from websites like Flipkart or Amazon.
You may use camera of your phone or use Laptop’s camera/webcam or can buy from websites like Flipkart or Amazon.
Software like Quicktime player, Screen-o-Matic, Camtasia, could be used and many other are available for screen-recording. Some of them being paid and some being free.
Digital pen and digital pad are available from companies like HUION and WACOM and many more and in various price range.
Some other important aspects
Form padding on walls helps to reduce echo of voice.
Curtains also helps to reduce voice echo.
Making a funnel of a foam pad and placing you microphone equipment in it also helps to reduce voice-echo around microphone.
See as many videos on Youtube to see what more options are available to improve the lectures.
Mobile-phone holder/Tripod helps provide a stable recording experience
Using a green-screen or blue-screen background gives you option to change the back ground with software like OBS, Camtesia.
Using two screens helps to have recording content on one and while second could be used as a teleprompter.
Have a smooth and eye-catching background while recording yourself in a talking head videos.
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