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News from the Net Feb 2014 – watch!

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
24 February 2014

New! For February 2014, AmbITion introduces emerging digital development news and comment from the internet, and digital development stories from the AmbITion network. Horizon scanning and critiquing is done for you, and we introduce you to new ideas and ways to digitally develop. We’re focussing on the digital developments of arts, cultural, and heritage organisations […]

How To Get Going With Video Creation

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
24 February 2014

This AmbITion Scotland How To… Guide explains the basics of choosing digital video kit to suit your content creation needs and budget options.

Authoritative Authorship – masterclass on demand

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
9 December 2013

In this AmbITion Scotland webcast masterclass, be introduced to some of the issues and opportunities raised by the emerging practice of authoritative authorship. “Authorship is about highlighting the human authors of high-quality content on the web” explains a recent Swellpath blog and publishers of online content can improve their search results by linking their Google+ […]

How To… Upload Video (a video guide to watch!)

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
17 May 2013

This How To… Guide focusses on how to format and export video in the correct way so that it uploads in optimum quality to YouTube, Vimeo, Blip, or your  ownself-hosted solution. Watch part one, then choose whether you watch part two (YouTube), three (Vimeo), four (Blip), or five (self-hosting) depending on which video hosting platform […]

How To… Edit Video (video tutorial for beginners and intermediates!)

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
13 March 2013

A Guide to Editing Your Own Videos Today it is very easy to create videos and slideshows using software already provided by computer operating systems. With a little know-how, time and effort, you an create professional looking media projects that don’t require you to be a professional editor. When you buy a computer, you will […]

How To… Make Online Videos Accessible Using Captions and Subtitles

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
18 December 2012

Accessibility refers to the practice of ensuring your product is available to as many users as possible. Web accessibility refers to the practice of making websites usable for all people, particularly for those with physical impairments, ensuring that everyone has equal access to all web content. The World Wide Web consortium (W3C) has established a […]

How To… set up and run an internship

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
26 November 2012

How to set up and run an internship.

Digital R&D Podcast 3: Live streaming – from concerts to rehearsals – cannibalising the box office?

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
5 September 2012

The third in the Arts Council England’s Arts Digital R&D podcast series is all about using digital channels and technologies to distribute arts and cultural content and reach the widest possible audience including new and international audiences. Studio guests include: Hasan Bakshi, Director, creative industries in NESTA’s Policy and Research Unit, Paul Bennun, Chair of […]

How To… make short films for online audiences

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
6 August 2012

BBC Acadamy trainer Colin Savage, provides some insights and tips on how to produce high-quality and engaging short films for online audiences – thanks to Arts Council England for sharing this online from their Digital Capacity in the Arts programme.

Podcast: user generated content, social media & audience curation

Profile photo of Hannah Rudman By Hannah Rudman
17 July 2012

Looking for inspiration for a suitable project or angle on your current developments for the Make:IT:Happen fund? Check out this Digital Capacity in the Arts podcast. The theme of the first Arts Council England/BBC Digital R&D podcast is user generated content, social media and audience curation, guests include: Simon Collister Senior Lecturer, University of the Arts; […]

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