Periscope 101: Getting Ready for your First Broadcast

Periscope is the newest social media craze sweeping the nation (actually the world) and it may be a little intimidating for people who have no idea how to use it or even what it is. Periscope is a live-video streaming platform that allows you to broadcast to the world or a select few, the choice is yours. You must be on the iOS or Android operating systems for you to use it. Since it’s fairly new (only three months old) most people who log in for the first time are not sure how to navigate through it or how to even set up an engaging profile. I’m going to give you a little Periscope 101: Getting Ready for your First Broadcast, so you can get connected and be prepared to start streaming away! (I’m on the Android operating system, so some of my photos may look a little different than using … [Read more...]

Magisto App Makes Video & Photo Storytelling a Breeze

Can you believe 2014 is just a few short weeks away? Where does the time go? Seems like just yesterday I was getting used to writing "2013." Geesh. The days might fly by but luckily we live in the age of digital cameras and videos so we can easily capture big important moments in well as those moments in between milestones. Your kids getting off a school bus, the dog running with a ball in its mouth, everyone at the table for breakfast. THE moments. But what do you do with all of those photos and videos you take? Store them and share some on social media and with family, right? Wouldn't it be awesome if you could take it a step further? Enter a new awesome app, Magisto. With it you can mash together your favorite photos and vids to create beautiful movies you'll want to … [Read more...]