Join Rick Allen Lippert for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Google Docs to create an informational video script template, part of Video Script Writing.
- [Instructor] In this movie, I'll be using Google Docs…to create an Informational Video Script template…from scratch, because the add-on screenplay formats…that you can get are insufficient when it comes…to customization for the Informational Video Script.…Let's get started.…The first thing I'm going to do is change the name…of the document from Untitled document…to Informational Video Script.…Then, I'm going to click off of this…and paste some text that I've created that we'll use…to reformat and create our template.…
You can find this text in the lesson files.…Let's highlight all of it and we'll add,…let's highlight all of it and we'll change the font…to Courier New and 12 point.…Let's also change the line spacing from the default 1.15…to single-spaced and let's add custom spacing…after the paragraph 212 point.…This will save us a lot of steps later on.…Now, we'll change some of this as we go.…
Let's start by changing the graphics and music.…We want this to bold.…You can set this off any way you want to.…If you want to make it italic, you can.…
- Establishing the goals and purpose of an informational video
- Understanding the modes of persuasion
- Setting up two-column scripts
- Using script templates
- Analyzing the audience
- Creating an outline
- Writing the first draft
- Finalizing the script
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 04/10/2018. What changed?
A: We revised the videos on setting up two-column scripts in Microsoft Word and Apple Pages, and added new videos that show how to perform the same task in Google Docs.