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Virtual Assistant Seminar 101


1.  Webinar/Webcast

A webinar is a seminar conducted over the Internet.  The seminar is is broadcast to a select group of individuals through their computers via the Internet.

A webinar allows a speaker interact and to share PowerPoint presentations, videos, web pages or other multimedia content with audiences that can be located anywhere.  

2.  Podcast

A podcast is an audio or video broadcast that is distributed over the Internet. It usually has a format similar to a radio or television show.  Podcast are of non-streamed video or audio.

3.  Interview

An interview is a conversation between two or more people where questions are asked by the interviewer to get facts or statements from the interviewee.

4. Tiltshift Video

Tilt-shift photography is a creative and unique type of photography in which the camera is manipulated so that a life-sized location or subject looks like a miniature-scale model.

5.  Time Lapse Live Event

Time-lapse video has become a very common thing in movies and TV serials, wherein time appears to be moving at a faster rate. Most of the time, motion of various objects appears to be subtle to our eyes. The most common examples are motion of the sun, traffic in a city, etc.

6.  Time Lapse Drawing (Sparkol  Videoscribe)

7.  Point of View

Point of View  (POV)  is a sequence that is shot as if the viewer were looking through the eyes of a specific character. The shot is a common trick of the horror film: that is, you are placed in the position of the killer who is slowly sneaking up on a victim.

Sometimes the point-of-view shot is taken over the shoulder of the character, who remains visible on the screen.

8.  Talking Head

A talking head video is one where the subject of the video stands in front of a camera and simply talks about their chosen subject.

This type of video is seen all over YouTube as it is simple to create. An ‘author’ simply has to think of something to say, stand in front of a camera and talk about their subject. This is used for interview and customer testimonial videos.

9.  Explainer Video

An explainer video is usually a 1-2 minute video used to introduce a new product or company, and it should answer a few fundamental questions. It explains what problem the product is trying to solve, and why the viewer should want to use this.

It is similar to a 30 second elevator pitch, but with visuals, and a more casual, fun vibe.  It is used to stir the viewer’s interest.  It is  informative and clear without taking up too much time.

10.  Behind The Scenes

It reports on things that usually happen privately without being known or seen by the public.  It shows what is occurring backstage.

11.  MTV/MV

MTV is "Music Television"; MV is "Music Video"

A music video or song video is a videotaped performance of a recorded popular song.  It is  usually accompanied by dancing and visual images interpreting the lyrics. Music videos are primarily made and used as a marketing device intended to promote the sale of music recordings.

12. Anime

Anime are Japanese animated productions usually featuring hand-drawn or computer animation. The term is defined as animation from Japan or as a Japanese-disseminated animation style often characterized by colorful graphics, vibrant characters and fantastic themes.

13.  Animated (Powtoon)

14.  Animated (Goanimate)

15.  3d Projection Mapping

One form of this Urban Projection Mapping. It is the art of creating video displays that make buildings come alive in light, color and motion.   These are visually arresting video displays that are projected on urban architecture. These videos tell stories, form abstract imagery and in some cases, sell products.


1.  Animated GIF

An animated GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) file is a graphic image on a Web page that moves - for example, a twirling icon or a banner with a hand that waves or letters that magically get larger.

An animated GIF can loop endlessly (and it appears as though your document never finishes arriving) or it can present one or a few sequences and then stop the animation.

2.  Tiltshift Image

Tilt-shift photography is a creative and unique type of photography in which the camera is manipulated so that a life-sized location or subject looks like a miniature-scale model.

It shoots subjects from a high angle (especially from the air). It creates the illusion of looking down at a miniature model. A camera equipped with a tilt-shift lens, which simulates a shallow depth of field

3.  Before and After

It describes a pair of images showing the difference across time or made by a specified treatment or activity.  This is popular in weight loss programs.

4.  Side by Side

Two or more people or things) close together and facing the same way.

5.  Flow Chart

A flowchart is a type of diagram that represents an algorithm or process, showing the steps as boxes of various kinds, and their order by connecting them with arrows. The flow chart illustrates a solution to a given problem.

6.  Mindmap

A mind map is a diagram used to visually outline information. A mind map is often created around a single word or text, placed in the center, to which associated ideas, words and concepts are added.

Major categories radiate from a central node, and lesser categories are sub-branches of larger branches. Categories can represent words, ideas, tasks, or other items related to a central key word or idea.

Mind maps can be drawn by hand, either as "rough notes" during a lecture or meeting.

7.  Process Flow

Process flowchart or PFD is also known as the system flow diagram or SFD. The main reason of using process flowchart is to show the relation between major parts of the system.

Process flowchart or PFD does not include minor parts or components of the system.

8.  Infographics

Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge intended to present complex information quickly and clearly.

9.  Instructagraphics

The instructagraphics provides steps and instructions on how to create, build, cook, or how to do anything that involves a process, complicated or simple.

Infographics vs. Instructagraphics:

The infographic is giving information to inform or entertain the user, while the instructagraphic gives the user information to assist the user in performing a task or following a set of instructions.

10.  Badges

A badge is a symbol or indicator of an accomplishment, skill, quality or interest. Badges have been successfully used to set goals, motivate behaviors, represent achievements and communicate success.


1. Interview

2.  List

3.  Video Collection

3.  Image Collection

4.  Tweet Collection

5.  This Is What I/They Think

6.  Top X List

7.  I Award the X to...

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