Sometimes it’s gratifying to take a break from the to-do list and appreciate what’s already been accomplished. Each month we present best practice webinars for lecture capture, hybrid events and online video. In December we realized that the 150+ webinars we’ve hosted over the years have surpassed 100,000 views, and those numbers are still growing.

Before 2011 gets too far away from us, we’re counting down the most popular webinars of 2011, breaking them down into fun categories, and of course gathering all the links in one handy place for you.Without further ado, presenting the best of the best from 2011.

Most Viewed Overall: Interesting enough to bring in a live audience? No problem. Staying power to garner views on-demand? Absolutely. Introducing the most-watched webinars of 2011.

  1. How to Create Slides that Don't Suck (and Help Others Do the Same)
  2. Go Mobile with Mediasite: What's New in Live Streaming for Today's Employees and Learners
  3. Lights, Camera, Action: Fool Proof Tips to Produce the Most Polished Webcasts on the Planet
  4. The Streaming School of Business: How the University of Minnesota Leverages Lecture Capture Technology for Online Courses, Webinars and Special Events
  5. 5 Reasons Faculty Shouldn’t Fear Lecture Capture
 
Most Viewed in Lecture Capture
  1. The Streaming School of Business: How the University of Minnesota Leverages Lecture Capture Technology for Online Courses, Webinars and Special Events
  2. 5 Reasons Faculty Shouldn’t Fear Lecture Capture
  3. Choose Your Own Adventure: Using Lecture Capture and Social Media to Customize Learning Experiences
  4. Evaluating Lecture Capture’s Impact on Student Outcomes
  5. The Future of Capture on Your Campus: Lessons Learned in the First Ten Years of Lecture Capture
  6. Lecture Capture Systems in the Cloud: Why New York Law School Outsourced Hosting for Campus-Wide Capture
Most Viewed in Hybrid Events
  1. Event Webcasting Road Map: Using Online Content to Fuel Face-to-Face Meetings and Community
  2. The Hybrid Event Strategy Quiz: Real-Life Answers for Virtual Event Questions
  3. Hybrid Events: Choose Your Own Adventure
  4. 10 Resolutions for Recording Large Events
  5. Fortune Telling: 5 Predictions for Funding Hybrid Events
  6. Strategic Planning for a Successful Hybrid Event
  7. High-Tech, High-Touch: Making New Connections Between Hybrid Meetings and Sustainability
Most Viewed in Online Video
  1. How to Create Slides that Don't Suck (and Help Others Do the Same)
  2. Go Mobile with Mediasite: What's New in Live Streaming for Today's Employees and Learner
  3. Lights, Camera, Action: Fool Proof Tips to Produce the Most Polished Webcasts on the Planet
  4. Webcasting for the Enterprise: High-Quality Production for High-Profile Events and Execs
  5. How to Engage Members, Attract Partners and Generate Revenue: The ROI of Webcasting for Associations
  6. Building the NASA University for Safety Virtually Overnight Through Course Capture Technology
  7. Why You Don't Have to Be an Enterprise to Webcast Like One
 
Most Lively Q&A:
The interactive question feature on Mediasite was abuzz when these presenters took the mic, with viewers asking for more on how to get the best out of their webcasting experience.
  1. Evaluating Lecture Capture's Impact on Student Outcome
  2. Go Mobile with Mediasite: What's New in Live Streaming and Lecture Capture for Today's Students, Employees and Learner
  3. Webcasting for the Enterprise: High-Quality Production for High-Profile Events and Execs
  4. The Hybrid Event Strategy Quiz: Real-Life Answers for Virtual Event Question
  5. Classroom Capture and the Community College CIO: Effects on Student Satisfaction, Performance and Retention
 
Most Likely to Inspire Webcasting Awesomeness: Whether you’re a webcasting pro or about to fire up Mediasite for the very first time, these presenters have tried and true tips on going mobile, keeping your audience engaged, lighting the room and more.
  1. Go Mobile with Mediasite: What's New in Live Streaming and Lecture Capture for Today's Students, Employees and Learners
  2. The Educational Technology Shopping List for Pain-Free Lecture Capture
  3. Lights, Camera, Action: Fool Proof Tips to Produce the Most Polished Webcasts on the Planet
  4. Webcasting for the Enterprise: High-Quality Production for High-Profile Events and Execs
Happy viewing!