1. Click on ‘Create Video’ displayed on the top right corner. 

There are two ways you can record a video:

Using only webcam and mic

  1. Tick only the webcam and mic option and click ‘Record’. 

  1. Your recording has now begun. Hit ‘Finish Recording’ when done. 

  2. Click on ‘Edit Video’ under the video preview layout.

  1. You can trim out any awkward pauses at the beginning or end of the video by clicking on the scissor icon. 

  2. Click on the ‘T’ icon to add text.

 

  1. Click on the orange band on the seek bar to enter the start and end-time of the text.

 

  1. Hit ‘Save’ when done.

  2. You can now share your video as a link by clicking on ‘Copy Link With Thumbnail’ or export it to social media platforms such as Google Classroom. 



         

    Using Screen Recording 

  1. For screen recording, select ‘screen’ along with ‘webcam’ & ‘mic’ and click ‘Record’. 

        

  1. You shall receive a pop-up saying a Chrome Extension has to be installed. Click ‘Install’.

  2. You will be redirected to the Chrome Web Store. Click on ‘Add to Chrome’ against Hippo Video: Screen Recorder and Video Editor. 

   

  1. Click on ‘Add extension’ from the pop-up. The Chrome Extension is now installed. 

  2. Navigate back to your Hippo Video tab and click ‘Record’. 

  3. Choose between sharing your entire screen or only the application window and click on ‘Share’.  Your video recording has now begun. 

  4. Navigate to the study material you want to showcase. 

  5. You can utilize various mark-up tools such as Click Animation, Highlight, Cursor, etc, to draw your student’s attention to specific areas on your screen.

  6. Click on ‘Finish Recording’ when done. 

  7. Click on ‘Edit Video’ under the video preview layout.

  1. You can trim out any awkward pauses at the beginning or end of the video by clicking on the scissor icon. 

  2. Hit ‘Save’ when done.

  1.  You can now share your video as a link by clicking on ‘Copy Link With Thumbnail’ or export it to social media platforms. 


Sharing a video to Google Classroom


  1. Click on the ‘Google Classroom’ icon under the Social tab. 

 

  1. You shall be redirected to a new tab where you can choose a Class and an assigning action from the drop-down menu. Click on ‘Go’.

  2. Enter any additional instructions or notes under ‘description’ and hit ‘Post’.

  1. You shall receive a confirmation saying that you have posted to your class. Click on ‘View’ if you wish to see where it has been posted. 


To check out other related topics:

https://help.hippovideo.io/en/support/solutions/folders/19000166678