YouTube : Live events: Do it live! http://www.youtube.com/my_live_events YouTube : Live events: Do it live!
Whether you're recording a concert, a sports event, a talk show, or just yourself, now you can stream your event — live and direct — right to your audience.
If your channel is in good standing (no strikes), you can enable live events from your Account Features
How to Use YouTube http://personalweb.about.com/od/youtube/a/How-To-Use-YouTube.htm How to Use YouTube
You can use YouTube in many ways, but since it's a video-sharing network, two obvious ones are to watch other people's videos and to upload your own videos so other folks can watch them.
Basics include :
Save favorite videos for quicker viewing later
Comment on videos you watch or have an opinion about
Rate video's you've watched
Create playlists of videos to watch
Operate your own video channel
Upload videos for others to watch
NicerTube http://www.nicertube.com/ NicerTube : A Nicer Way To Share YouTube Videos
No sign-up or registration required...takes only seconds!
YouTube Live - Video Streaming http://bit.ly/14cOiVy YouTube Live - Video Streaming
If your channel is currently eligible for YouTube Live, is in good standing (no strikes), and you've set up SMS verification for your YouTube account, you can apply for YouTube Live access from your Account Features page.
Access to the feature will be granted gradually
Once it is enabled on your account you can Create a LIVE Event
Copyright on Youtube : The Official Real Deal ! http://www.youtube.com/yt/copyright Copyright is an important topic for the entire YouTube community. In the sections here, you’ll find access to all the information and tools needed to manage your rights on the YouTube platform and learn more about respecting the rights of other creators.
How YouTube for Schools Works http://bit.ly/137mP61 How YouTube for Schools Works
The steps here show network administrators how to configure access to educational and school-appropriate content on YouTube.
YouTube EDU, YouTube for Schools, and YouTube.com/Teachers http://bit.ly/10DNyYk What is the difference between YouTube EDU, YouTube for Schools, and YouTube.com/Teachers? YouTube EDU is a sub-section of YouTube that contains high-quality educational content. YouTube for Schools is a network setting that, when implemented, allows your school to access the educational content on YouTube EDU while limiting access to non-educational content on YouTube.com. YouTube.com/Teachers is a how-to site that shows you how to use YouTube in the classroom.
SafeShareTV [watch YouTube videos with no distractions] http://safeshare.tv/ SafeShareTV
Safe Way to Watch and Share YouTube videos
How to Turn YouTube Channels into Subscribable Podcasts http://bit.ly/10tp6ny How to Turn YouTube Channels into Subscribable Podcasts
YouTube is home to a ton of great videos and amazing channels, but if you want to enjoy them without obviously spending all day on YouTube, it can be a bit of a hassle. Thankfully, it's not difficult to turn those videos into podcasts that you can get in iTunes or any other podcast manager you choose. Here's how.
Inside YouTube's Plan to Dominate Your TV http://mashable.com/2013/01/07/youtube-future-tv/ Inside YouTube's Plan to Dominate Your TV
Think of watching a YouTube video. What kind of screen pops into your head? Chances are you thought of your laptop, desktop, smartphone or tablet before you imagined flopping down in front of a YouTube video on your widescreen TV in the den.
But that's an attitude YouTube is desparate to change — and TV makers are eager to help them out.
YouTube European Channels http://mashable.com/2012/10/08/youtube-new-original-channels/ YouTube Expands Original Content With New European Channels
YouTube has expanded its roster of original channels with new, global channels from France, Germany, the UK and the US.
The new channels will cover a variety of topics, including sports, music, comedy, news, animation, local cuisine, health and wellness. So far, YouTube has launched 100 original channels; the new additions will bring this number to 160. A Full List of Youtube Channels is here
YouTube Permission Slip ... for Parents to Sign http://bit.ly/VJswnh YouTube Permission Slip ... for Parents to Sign
Cleanr : A Cleaner Internet http://clea.nr/ Cleanr : A Cleaner Internet
We make iPhone, iPod and iPad apps as well as browser extensions that declutter the video viewing experience.
e.g. strip everything off a YouTube page apart from the video itself.
YouTube brings interactive quizzes to videos http://www.youtube.com/video_questions_beta YouTube brings interactive quizzes to videos with Questions Editor beta
This is an opt-in beta for a simple Video Questions Editor on YouTube. Through this editor you can setup multiple questions to be displayed on top of your video during playback that a viewer can answer.
The editor itself can be found on the video edit page, on the edit bar. After you have added several questions and the users have viewed them, you can see a summary of the interaction your users had with them through the analytics page, within the Annotations section. Click for engadget review
StudyEgg http://www.studyegg.com/ StudyEgg is a great companion for the educational video you already enjoy! Find something you like and jump in.
Our easy-to-use tool quizzes you throughout the video rather than just at the end, providing instant feedback as you watch.
Display YouTube videos cleaner http://youtube.clea.nr/ Display YouTube videos cleaner ...use the webpage or browser extensions.
Browser extensions at http://clea.nr/
We make browser extensions and websites that declutter Amazon and YouTube.
YouTube Killed TV [INFOGRAPHIC] http://www.freemake.com/news/youtube_killed_tv YouTube Killed TV [INFOGRAPHIC]
The golden age of TV is already long gone. Today all major TV services stream their content online and viewers have more power to choose from than ever. The death warrant of TV was signed with the emergence of the Internet, in particular with the flourishing of one company that was the embodiment of its destruction: YouTube.
20 Great Youtube Features And Tricks http://bit.ly/m7b02p 20 Great Youtube Features And Tricks You Need To Know
quietube: Video without the distractions http://www.quietube.com/ quietube: Video without the distractions
To watch web videos without the comments and crap, 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.
How to use YouTube at school, safely http://www.eschoolnews.com/2011/02/06/how-to-use-youtube-at-school-safely/ How to use YouTube at school, safely
Called VuSafe, it’s a free website that lets educators search for relevant video content from YouTube and other sources, add video clips from these sources to an online library, and then share these clips with their students—without the inappropriate ads, comments, or outside links that might accompany them.
SafeShare http://www.safeshare.tv SafeShare
Safe way to Shre YouTube Videos
Not only does SafeShare.TV remove distracting and offensive elements around YouTube videos, but it also allows you to crop videos before sharing them.
While sending an email, you still need to send the YouTube link. Embedded YouTube on sites still shows related videos and extra distracting functionalities. Our service provides a unique combination of the ability to view the video with minimum distraction as well as the ability to crop distracting scenes within the video.
Embedding with with this service MAY mean that videos can still be viewed if YouTube itself is blocked.
Vidly http://vid.ly Vidly
You tell us where your source video is (FTP/Amazon S3, Rackspace CloudFiles, or Upload from your HD)
We transcode and store your video into over a dozen video formats and sizes
We return to you send you a short url for your video (e.g vid.ly/a1b2c3)
When a user visits a vid.ly url we automatically detect the device or browser type and deliver the correctly formatted video from a high quality CDN network.
This can possibly make videos accessible if they have been blocked.
10 Incredible Interactive YouTube Videos http://mashable.com/2011/01/30/interactive-youtube-videos/ 10 Incredible Interactive YouTube Videos
Like a 21st century version of the choose-your-own-adventure books, interactive YouTube videos can up the engagement factor by letting the viewer decide the course of the action, or just play around with the content.
All About YouTube : Infographics / Poster http://bit.ly/hpo4Mm All About YouTube : Infographics / Poster
Upgrade YouTube Embeds with Enhanced Playback http://www.embedplus.com EmbedPlus allows you to seamlessly and freely upgrade video embeds with attractive features that popular video players do not currently offer.
Given a YouTube link and a few seconds, our first release applies the YouTube API to generate enhanced embed code that adds features like: familiar DVD-like controls, real-time Internet reactions, third-party annotations, and more.
We think that EmbedPlus could be useful to bloggers, commenters, and anyone wanting to offer viewers more without having to actually alter original video content.
SynchTube http://www.synchtube.com/ synchtube allows you to create public and private rooms where you can watch synchronzied YouTube videos with up to 50 people. Everyone views the same video at the exact same time!
"SynchTube allows you to watch synchronized YouTube videos with up to 50 other people with a chat window along the side so you can IM about what’s happening. Setting up a “room” is easy.
Just enter the URL(s) of the videos you want to watch and then share the URL with your group. We can imagine tons of uses for this service, but the sweetest one has got to be setting up some videos to watch “together” with a far-away partner."
12 Fun Hacks for Getting More Out of YouTube http://mashable.com/2010/11/13/youtube-hacks/ 12 Fun Hacks for Getting More Out of YouTube
TubeReplay | DragonTape | YouTube Doubler | SynchTube | Infinitube | Splicd | TubeChop | YouCube | MixTube | YouFlow | YouFlow | YouTube TestTube |
Three Keyboard Shortcuts for Viewing of YouTube http://bit.ly/bRAKGR Three Keyboard Shortcuts for Efficient Viewing of YouTube Videos
For the tips to work, you must make sure that the bar with controls on it (called the “seek bar”) has the focus. The seek bar is located at the bottom of a video. Use the small play control on the left of the seek bar instead of the big play button in the middle of the video.
Upload straight from your mobile phone to YouTube http://www.youtube.com/yt/devices/ Upload straight from your mobile phone to YouTube
Upload videos directly from your phone and see them appear within moments on both the mobile site and YouTube.com
100 Useful YouTube Channels for Teachers http://bit.ly/9cOwcp 100 Useful YouTube Channels for Teachers
YouTube Time Machine http://yttm.tv/ YouTube Time Machine ... useful if you are looking for videos from a particular year.br>
All videos have been personally added .. so student safe
TubeChop http://www.tubechop.com/ TubeChop allows you to easily chop a funny or interesting section from any YouTube video and share it.
Guide to YouTube for Educators http://bit.ly/98dZR5 Guide to YouTube for Educators
Rally your techies, school board or whoever to get connected to YouTube.
Here is some evidence to support its case as an educational essential. And if you can’t convince them otherwise you might like to try and avoid your schools internet security through sites like snailplane that are designed to get around firewalls and routers.