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From WatchKnow (Approved: LarrySanger), produced by Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi
Here's a carefully edited screencast explaining how to edit Watchknow.  This excellent screencast describes: (1) installing the bookmarklet; (2) importing videos with the bookmarklet; (3) editing the directory; and (4) recategorizing videos.  This screencast was developed by none other than the original designer of WatchKnow, Dr. Larry Sanger. (08:27)
Ages: 11 - 18 License: CC by-nc-nd Owner: Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi Found by LarrySanger
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porter1526 on 12/01/2010 10:22 PM wrote:

New to Watchknow...great introduction video-simple to understand and directions clear!! Thanks!!

LarrySanger on 11/19/2009 01:38 PM wrote:

By the way, if you have a question about how to edit WatchKnow, you can ask me on my messages page.

teresahopson on 10/24/2009 09:49 AM wrote:

I thought I knew how to do almost everything on WatchKnow, as I have spent a lot of time on this site. However, this is an excellent, CLEAR video and I learned some new things. :-)

LarrySanger on 10/20/2009 12:05 AM wrote:

Thanks for the feedback!  I put a lot of work into it.  I now know that editing is the hardest part of making a video...well, this kind of video, anyway.        

helpingnorth on 10/19/2009 09:54 PM wrote:

Very clear guide! Thank you!