Recently, YouTube added a feature to add live, interactive chapters to videos. Implementing it is easy. Just add a table of contents to the description. Many videos already have a TOC. The only extra thing required is to add the first entry as 00:00
Now, if you already have many videos, what to do? Find videos which already have a TOC. Go to the first line of TOC and add the Intro – 00:00 line. That’s it. Here is a tool to help you do that to existing videos with TOCs automatically.
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If you post a long video to YouTube, it is a good idea to add a Table of Contents to the description. This helps viewers go to specific topics quickly. In my case, I post the video link + TOC on my blog as well. The link format for YouTube and regular HTML are totally different. That is why I made an Excel based YouTube TOC creator.
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This is so simple, wish I knew it earlier. Start a Video. Applies to long videos.
What you is YouTube Video Quick Review. There are no bookmarks in the Video itself nor is there a TOC in the description. What do you do?
Just type any number from 1 to 9. It is like saying go to 10% of the video timeline, 20% and so on till 90%. It does NOT work with keypad numbers. Only the number keys on top of the characters.
If you are midway somewhere, how do you restart the video? Press 0
I publish lot of videos on YouTube. My speed of speaking may not match your speed of learning or imbibing the content. Often you may not understand my accent properly. The solution is to change the YouTube Video Speed – decrease it or increase it.
Click on the gear icon (also called sprocket icon) and choose Speed. Increase it if you feel I am going very slow. Decrease it if you find my narration too fast for you to grasp.
But wait, there is a catch. Continue reading Change YouTube Video Speed, learn better
Small Post. But very useful. Shows how YouTube OneNote integration works.
Go to YouTube, copy the URL of any video and paste it into OneNote. This is what you get. Continue reading YouTube OneNote integration