In yesterday’s post (Speaker Academy 9), I meant to include a question. Here it is.
The post said you gotta have a sample video on your site so shoppers can know what they’re buying. Well, Speaker Academy cadet Randi Oster does have a video of a speech she gave, but it’s on DVD, and (as far as I know) sites like YouTube and Vimeo don’t accept those files. The sites want file formats like .MP4, with the whole thing in one file, but DVDs consist of multiple files. Randi’s, for instance, has:
There must be a way to convert DVD to something YouTube-compatible, but I haven’t found it, at least not free and usable. (I’ve found some horrible ultra-geeky ugly utilities but nothing like what I think we SHOULD have.)