Category: Blog

Welcome to the Syntax + Motion blog. We are leading experts in green screen video, podcasts, marketing, web design, and eLearning course production. Based in Burlington, Vermont. Find our updates here!

What is Microlearning?

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Microlearning is the latest buzzword in learning and development and course creation. But what does it mean and should you shift my content toward microlearning?  Learning and development professionals, according to the 2020 LinkedIn Learning Workplace Learning Report, are expecting to spend 57% more budget. Conversely, 49% of employees in the same report shared that… Read more »

SEO vs SEM – What’s the difference?

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SEO and SEM are marketing techniques used by businesses and organizations to reach their target audience. These three-letter acronyms are often used interchangeably though they are very different. In this article, we will define search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM) and identify ways in which you can use these techniques to the… Read more »

8 Tips for Podcast Guests

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The key to your success as a podcast guest lies in your audio! We’ll cover the top seven tips so you can be the best podcast guest that shows want back over and over again. Let’s get started.

5 Tips When Starting a Youtube Channel

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We will be going over some best practices when starting a Youtube Channel from scratch. What type of content you will be making, how to promote videos, why you should thoroughly tag your videos and more! What Type of Content? Before starting, figure out what type of content you are specifically going to make. It… Read more »

Best Media of 2020

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Despite a global and evolving pandemic, a wrought political landscape, and changing almost everything about the way we work, we found some things to love about 2020. Movies + TV SHOWS We love to sit down to a good movie, and occasionally even some bad movies. These are our favorite tv shows and movies of… Read more »

How to Promote Your Video Content

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Today we’re going to take some time to go over video promotion basics. If you’re getting started as a new content creator on Youtube or Vimeo and want to have a solid base of knowledge going in then you’ve come to the right place. In this article we outline helpful tools to help in promotion,… Read more »

What’s in the Queue? December Edition

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We are video and audio junkies. Many of us have dreams of seeing our names on the big screen or mentioned in the credits of a podcast. When we’re not working tirelessly to deliver engaging content to our viewers and clients, we take full advantage of our relaxation time by devouring a new story. This… Read more »

What Apple’s Transition from Intel to ARM Means for You.

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The skinny: Apple is switching away from Intel, the world’s biggest most famous chip manufacturer, and onto their own system derived from the custom chips they’ve been making for iPhones for the past decade. What does that mean for you? The skinny: Apple is switching away from Intel, the world’s biggest most famous chip manufacturer,… Read more »

Webinar Best Practices: A Guide to Audio, Lighting, and Staging on a Budget

Get this Exclusive Guide!  Sign up with the form below! Subscribe You’ve probably been in hundreds or thousands of Zoom meetings and virtual happy hours. You’re fairly comfortable on camera with clients and family members. But now… now you’ve got to present at a virtual conference or a virtual interview for a new job, or… Read more »