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From WatchKnow (Approved: LarrySanger), produced by WatchKnow
This WatchKnow video tutorial (a screencast) explains how to fix problems with video titles and descriptions.  The video includes: (1) poorly-edited titles; (2) how to prevent poorly-edited titles; (3) producer name in video title; (4) brief descriptions; (5) how to prevent brief descriptions; (6) description just repeats information found in the title; (7) description covers the subject, but not the plot, type, or quality of the video; (8) description is not edited to be understandable by an international audience; and (9) multi-part video series uses the same description for all the parts.  For additional information on editing WatchKnow, please view "How to Edit WatchKnow." (07:42)
Ages: 18 - 18 License: Undetermined Owner: WatchKnow Found by LarrySanger
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frossII on 11/25/2012 12:14 AM wrote:

Larry is very descriptive in his analysis of Watch Know Learn.  He is very thorough in his teaching of how to learn how to use Watch Know Learn.

LarrySanger on 11/19/2009 01:40 PM wrote:

By the way, if you have a question about this or any WatchKnow editing topic, you can ask me on my messages page.