Streaming and Syndicating Media
Streaming and syndicating media allows you to immediately become updated with information.
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|Create Account||Create an Audioboo account and add an appropriate, professional picture and description.|
|Record||Record a professional 2 minute speech using your computer’s microphone (e.g. An explanation of how volcanoes are created).|
|Upload||Create a professional recording that is a minimum of 30 seconds long utilizing another program (e.g. Audacity). Upload to Audioboo.|
|Embed||Embed your recording onto a site(e.g. Google Sites). Share the link with IptEdTec.|
|Create||Content||The podcast should be professional and related to your field of expertise (e.g. A podcast explaining the creation of a particular geological feature). The podcast should enhance learning or instruction in a way that would be difficult to do without the podcast.|
|Artwork||Add 2 relevant pictures that are appropriately licensed for you to use (e.g Flickr).|
|Audio||Audio quality should be clear and easy to hear. Volume levels should enhance the message of the podcast.|
|After creating the podcast, post the final mp3 either on your own web site, Audioboo, or Blogger. If hosting the file on your own server, create a way for others to subscribe to your file using Feedburner or a similar technology. If hosting the file on Blogger, be sure to tag and index the posts in a way that a podcast aggregator like iTunes can subscribe to just the audio files. Show notes next to your podcast for those who want to read the text of your podcast.|
|Sign Up||Feeds||Sign up for 10 feeds of various types (e.g. Science, Art, Cooking, etcetera).|
|Podcasts||Sign up for 5 different podcasts.|
|Screen Capture||Take a screen capture and email to IptEdTec.|