Do you plan to record some videos for use in an online or blended class? Are you exploring the ideas of flipped learning? If so, check out this article that details some key characteristics of effective video: http://www.ecampusnews.com/technologies/good-online-video-552/
This article explains best practices related to length, uploading to YouTube, and some basic recording tips. If you are using instructor-created videos in your courses, this is a useful read. If you want to use video and would like support, just let ITS know and we are happy to help.