The Startup Filmmaker’s Journey to Creating an Online Course. 

Follow business-owner Michael as he takes you with him on his journey to create his own course.  All the detail and tangible results, with real-time case study content.

Perfecting Your Course Videos: Editing for Engagement and Retention

Perfecting Your Course Videos: Editing for Engagement and Retention

Hello again! Here we are, entering the home stretch of our blog series on how to create your own online course. For anyone new to the discussion, I’m Michael DiBiasio-Ornelas, a co-founder of Fair Share Films. With Spotlightr’s help, I’m cataloging our journey creating our first online course, The...

How to Record The Video Modules for Your Online Course

How to Record The Video Modules for Your Online Course

A Real-Time Case Study on Video Recording, from a First Time Course Creator Welcome back to our blog series detailing how to create your own online course, featuring real-time testimony from me, Michael DiBiasio-Ornelas, a co-founder at Fair Share Films. Together with Spotlightr, I’m detailing our...

Researching Lighting for iPhone videos?  We Got You.

Researching Lighting for iPhone videos? We Got You.

Whatever reasons you may have for choosing to shoot your course videos on an iPhone, you won’t get the quality you’re looking for with your footage if you don’t take time to consider how to light it. Your iPhone camera is a powerful piece of tech that’s immediately available to you. iPhone video...

Camtasia vs. Screenflow for Video Course Creators

Camtasia vs. Screenflow for Video Course Creators

You Can’t Really Go Wrong With Either Choice, but One App Might Fit Better Depending On Your Needs When it comes to producing videos for online course, two of the most popular options for screen recording and video editing are Camtasia and ScreenFlow.  Each has its strengths compared to the other....

What Is Visme Used For In Video Course Production

What Is Visme Used For In Video Course Production

Visme Can Be A Powerful Tool for Creating a Great Course for Lower Up-front Costs Let’s say you’re thinking of creating your first video course, or even a second or third. Maybe you have a good idea on where to start with your content, but you want to test your ideas without breaking the bank....

Product Updates

Spotlightr Galleries

Spotlightr Galleries

What is a Gallery? In the most simple of terms, it's a single web page that hosts one or more videos.  Imagine a set-up similar to Netflix, but for learning, presenting, and discovering.  It's simple and quick to set up, but it can also give a beautiful, elegant page to present your videos to your...

The Spotlightr Player – Design Examples

The Spotlightr Player – Design Examples

At Spotlightr we pride ourselves at being the most customizable video player available.  From the branding options to player controls and features, there isn't another hosting company that can do more. We get lots of questions from people asking how the player looks.  This page should help answer...

Spotlightr Audio Player

Spotlightr Audio Player

Did you know we do audio too? Upload your podcasts, music presentations, or audio lessons!  We currently support both .wav and .mp3 files and have an option to enable an audio player instead of using a video player.   When you upload your audio file and use the...

Release Notes: Jan 2023

Release Notes: Jan 2023

Happy New Year!  2023 is going to be fun. Spotlightr 5 is humming.  Since our last update we've been continued to tighten everything up.  Feedback from our customers has been incredibly helpful.  With your help, we've moved a couple of things around and added a bunch...