Best-in-Class Screen Recording and Easy-to-Use Video Creation Tool
Camtasia 2018 for Windows and Mac allows anyone to easily create eye-catching, professional-quality videos.
TechSmith Corporation, the go-to company for visual communications, today launched Camtasia 2018,
the latest version of its popular and intuitive screen recording and video editing tool. Combining the power of best-in-class screen recording
with professional-quality, easy-to-use video editing, Camtasia 2018 also adds new library
and theming features and support for high frame rate editing.
Video continues to grow in popularity, and new research from TechSmith highlights how companies in the US could unlock
nearly $100 billion in productivity by increasing their use of visual and video content in workplace communications.
To help businesses tap into these gains, Camtasia’s new features and performance make creating
engaging, professional-looking video content easier than ever.
In addition to under-the-hood performance improvements that reduce video rendering time by up to 50%, Camtasia’s new features include:
Library: Easily organize media and assets by different video types and brands to speed future video creation and ensure consistency.
Camtasia brings this useful feature to Mac users for the first time, and provides an
upgraded library for Window users, improving organization and ease of use.
Theming: Give your video a consistent look and feel by creating, saving and applying themes with custom color and font preferences.
Create multiple sets of themes for different types of videos or projects, saving time and increasing brand efficiency.
60fps Editing and Production: Provide a smoother viewing experience for your audience with Camtasia’s
improved frame rate editing capabilities, allowing you to edit and produce videos at 60 frames per second.
What’s new in Camtasia 2018? Features to Create Your eLearning Content
Camtasia is one of our favorite tools for eLearning content development. In fact, we’ve written about it before
We also know it’s one of your preferred tools too. Recently, TechSmith released Camtasia 2018.
With brand-new and updated features, there’s a lot of interesting stuff to dive into.
We looked into what’s been added and created a walkthrough of what Camtasia 2018 has to offer.
If you’re already recording and editing videos, we’ll let you know if 2018 is worth the upgrade.
Or if you’re in the market for new video software, discover if Camtasia 2018 will work for you.
What new features are in Camtasia 2018.
1. Faster render timeAn announcement that many eLearning
content creators will be happy about, Camtasia 2018 reports having faster video rendering time, up to 50%.
This is sure to save production time on your content by helping you get it published faster.
Great news if you’re producing numerous pieces of content in
a short period of time or you simply want a speedier production process.
Organize your assets with libraries
A big plus that has been updated for PC users and added for Mac users is libraries.
With this feature, you can create your own personalized libraries and fill them with
the assets from your Camtasia projects.
This is a valuable addition as you only have to upload your assets once, place them in a folder and you’ve got everything you .
need to create content that is consistent with your brand. From intros to icons to music,
you can keep everything together, ready to be reused.
For eLearning content creation, this is particularly handy as you can create different libraries containing
different types of assets. If you’re making videos for multiple, distinct audiences like employee teams, customers,
or more, simply organize each group into their own assets section to be accessed whenever you need.
Camtasia also offers a mix of complimentary and subscription-based royalty-free assets.
These can be added to your content so it’s easier than ever to make your content look good.
Create themes that represent your brandAnother handy addition to make faster content, themes enable you to pick colors and fonts and save them for future use.
This not only saves you lots of time as there’s no searching for color codes or font types, it also allows you to effortlessly add your brand’s look and feel to the videos your creating.
Support for 60fpsLast but not least, Camtasia 2018 gives you the power to edit and produce your video content at 60 frames per second. A big plus for your video quality
it gives your learners a more seamless viewing experience.
Camtasia 2018 makes for quick and easy course content creation
Overall, Camtasia 2018 is a top-notch editing tool if you’re creating training and development content for your business.
It’s easy to use (even for novices) and gets the job done at creating content fast. It’s definitely one to have in your training tools repertoire.