Join Jason Osder for an in-depth discussion in this video Choosing one or more platforms, part of Learning Online Social Video (2013).
Now that we've gone over some pros and cons of these various platforms both in…terms of technology and social aspects. I want to speak about choosing the…platform or platforms that's right for you.…First, given all we've been talking about, it's important to understand your goals.…People share video online for all kinds of reasons.…Your goals will determine what platforms are best for you.…If you're more of a creative artist or filmmaker you might get a lot out of the…interactions that you have on Vimeo. If you're mostly talking to family and…friends, if you don't have complicated technical needs.…
You might just stick to Facebook as your one and only platform and so on.…Given the pros and cons we've gone over, if you cross reference those with your goals.…You should be on a good path to picking the right platform or platforms for you.…Next think about the user experience, there's a lot of literature on user…experience design. Also called information architecture and…sometimes called media architecture in this context when we're talking about a…
Continue learning with Jason's other courses on online video, YouTube Essential Training and Vimeo Essential Training.
- Understanding what an online video service does
- Understanding "social video"
- Sharing and embedding videos
- Comparing technology
- Choosing an online video platform to meet your needs
- Finding additional resources