Small business need-to-know and news-to-watch. Advice and takeaways — legal compliance.
Excerpt: Suppose I could offer you a choice of two technologies for watching TV online. Behind Door Number One sits a free-to-watch service that uses off-the-shelf technology and that buffers just enough of each show to put the live stream on the Internet. Behind Door Number Two lies a subscription service that requires custom-designed hardware and makes dozens of copies of each show. Which sounds easier to build—and to use? More importantly, which is more likely to be legal?
If you went with Door Number One, then you are a sane person, untainted by the depravity of modern copyright law. But you are also wrong. The company behind Door Number One, iCraveTV, was enjoined out of existence a decade ago. The company behind Door Number Two, Aereo, just survived its first round in court and is still going strong.
Read full article via Why Johnny can’t stream: How video copyright went insane | Ars Technica.
They also have training for nonprofits beginning July 31st. Sounds like features for nonprofits are definitely worth checking out.
Excerpt: YouTube announced two updates to its non-profit program on Friday, streamlining how non-profits and viral philanthropists can use the social video-sharing platform to turn views into action.
Read full article via YouTube Updates Platform for Social Good ~ Sociable360.com | Useful Social Media, Blogging, SEO & Marketing Resources..
This is a reprint from 2011 but the tools are great. Choose the one (s) for you. Website design
Excerpt: Tired of copying and pasting the embed HTML from sites like YouTube? Then these plugins are for you.
Check out list of tools via Best WordPress YouTube Plugins – WP Mayor.
Leadership, management and teams how-to video from Harvard.
Excerpt………Amy Edmondson, Harvard Business School professor, describes how to manage intellectually diverse and geographically dispersed groups.
Play video here……..via Teamwork on the Fly – Video – Harvard Business Review.
Entrepreneur how-to ….. want to get into an incubator? ….read how to make the required video
Excerpt………If you want to crack the code of getting into an incubator, you’ll need to make “The Video.”
Read full article……..via Make a Winning TechStars Application Video | Inc.com.