How to turn tech docs into instruction videos

Nothing captures the mind like visual information. Video has become the preferred information format, particularly for younger audiences. Content management systems can help us create automated videos.

Text by Wouter Maagdenberg


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Video creation is often seen as a complicated, time-consuming, and costly process. Creative preparations and the production process can indeed be demanding, and managing these multi-discipline projects can be challenging. But now, a fresh approach to creating videos at scale provides new and improved insights and capabilities.

Here are a few things to consider:

  1. Video automation creates compliant videos in all your languages
  2. Offering video instead of print reduces your carbon footprint
  3. The cost of video is dramatically reduced when automating its creation 


Offering videos to give instructions is highly relevant because most people respond best to visual information: Our brain processes visuals 60,000 times faster than text – and we remember things better if we’ve seen them. Visual media like video make your information accessible to large numbers of audiences, especially if you ...