SlideShare gets video

This is big news for those of us that like to create presentations that feature video:

SlideShare takes over YouTube (sorta)

We’ve been asked many times, “What if I have a video in my presentation?” Sometimes there is a product demo, a movie clip, or a screencast and there just hasn’t been a good way to share it on SlideShare.

Starting today you can embed YouTube videos into SlideShare. It’s really easy.  After uploading your video, go to your presentation. Choose the slide and paste the URL for the video. We will add a slide in that spot with the video embedded.

You can embed multiple videos into the slide. Have fun with it!

If you don’t already use SlideShare to share your presentations, you really should…

Stuart McIntyre is a Senior Strategist at Fostering Community Limited. He curates a number of product-focused news sites, is a lapsed podcaster, founded the Social Connections user group and regularly speaks at conferences and events. This blog represents his own slightly-eccentric and usually-controversial opinions!