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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners (EWS)

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New sessions of this class begin on the third Wednesday of each month, and each session covers six weeks of online training.  New lessons are released each Wednesday and Friday during those six weeks, and you will be able to complete the course work at your convenience – at any time of day or night.  To select a start date that works with your schedule, click the registration link at the end of the course description below.
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If you're thinking of starting a blog or just beginning one, this course is for you. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can and it's easy. In this course, you'll learn how to create, manage, and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer—no paid software or equipment is needed.  

You'll begin by developing a plan for the content, setup, and long-term maintenance of a blog, and then you'll use free blogging software like Blogger and WordPress to put that plan into action. After that, you'll learn how to record a professional-sounding audio podcast with a very simple recording tool you already have. You'll edit the file with another free software program, add music to it, and then post it online for others to enjoy. Your instructor will guide you through all these steps. Finally, you'll find out how to record a video podcast. You'll use pre-recorded video to learn the editing process, and then you'll apply what you've learned to your own video file. You'll edit it, add special effects, drop in a podcasting-safe music file, and then publish it online.

Through hands-on exercises, you'll discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. Guided by an expert instructor, you'll find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined. And by the end of this course, you'll be amazed how much you've accomplished. 


 
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Class Details

12 Sessions
Online 24/7

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Course Details

Instructor
John Agress 

CEUs : 2.4

Tuition: 

$115.00


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/11/2018 - 6/1/2018 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online John Agress 

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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners (EWS)
ID: 56860

05/16/18 - 07/06/18
Online 24/7

Location
Course Details

Instructor
John Agress

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