Embedding Videos in a WordPress Blog

Although it is possible to upload videos directly into WordPress, UMW Blogs is not intended to be a video server, and you will have better results if you upload your video directly to a video-hosting ...

Image Resizing

After you have scanned a photograph or taken a digital picture to put on your web page, the file will probably be in a jpeg format, or it may need to be converted into jpeg from a non-compressed forma...

Image Editing

This document is designed to introduce you to the process of editing digital images. There are several tools available for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux computers, as well as mobile devices. We use th...

Video Players

Summary: The default player on your computer (Windows Media Player on the PC, QuickTime on the Mac) will take care of most of your video playing needs. However, we recommend you get a universal player...

Audacity Tips

Import Audio – File > Import > Audio… – Or you can drag the file into the Audacity Window. Playback – Get used to using the Spacebar for Play/Pause. Also, if you have a keybo...

Audio Resources

Equipment available for loan at UMW – The UMW Library has equipment that is available for loan that can be used for your audio projects. There are also computers available for doing audio (and ...

Audio Digitizing

The basic recipe for digitizing audio on your computer is: Ingredients Computer with an audio input Audio/Sound Editing software Audio Cable Hook it up, start the software, and begin recording. Oh, ho...

Audio Recording

Audio can come in one of two forms, analog or digital. Recording audio at this point in time is generally done using digital technology. If you would like to make an original audio recording, you can ...

Audio Encoding

In the Editing section we presented an audio file named “hello.mp3″. The sound plays for about a second and a half. The file originally was recorded at CD quality, and it occupied about 30...

Audio Editing

There are many software programs that will allow you to edit your digital audio files. One of our favorites is Audacity, a free program for both Macs and PCs (and Linux). With this editing software yo...