40 – Screencast-O-Matic

UP 52 PLACES IN 2022

Screencasting free and easy, with one-click screen capture

Website: screencast-o-matic.com
Cost: Free and premium versions
Availability: Online or Download

Rankings in the previous surveys: 

2021: 92 2020: 49 2019: 92 2018: 77 2017: 73 2016: 31 2015: 27 2014: –
2013: – 2012: – 2011: 82 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –

Comments on Screencast-O-Matic in 2022

“Good for recording videos, excellent “Scripted recording” feature for structured lessons” Eoin Campbell, Learning Technologist, Ireland

“I actually used this tool to help me with a blog post several weeks ago. It is simple and easy to use. It’s an online screen recordingsoftware that makes it easy to capture videos of you working on your computer screen. It works really well if you want to make a quick tutorial, it’s super easy to post those tutorials on a channel like YouTube.” Brian Washburn, CEO Endurance Learning, USA

“To create videos for my community” Sheridan Webb, Learning Community Manager, UK

Previous comments on Screencast-O-Matic

“Screencasting tool to create presentations or any other type of videos.” Ben Martinez, K12 teacher, USA, 2021

“Easy tool to create screencasts with for ICT application training.” L&D, Netherlands. 2021

“Allows me to easily record lessons and announcements for my students.

“We do a lot with this tool for explaining internal ICT tools and workflows etc” Teacher, Netherlands, 2020

“I make all my screencasts for my workshops with screencast-o-matic and share them via YouTube and Stream.” Teacher Trainer, Netherlands, 2019

“Simple to use and low-cost screen recording tool. Great for recording how-to videos for the classroom.” Instructional Designer, Canada, 2019

“I use Screencast-o-Matic to produce instruction videos. I use it to demonstrate work processes and for blended learning.” Wilfred Rubens, 2018

“love this tool for screencasting. It’s affordable, easy to use and still allows for basic editing. Great for lecture recording or recording how-to video guides.” Emily Clark, Canada, 2019

“Easiest way for me to create (free) videos demonstrating how to use software, create web pages, and give feedback to faculty and students” Rebekah Roehrs, Trainer/Instructor, USA, 2016

“I have used this tool to show students how to navigate certain websites or to demonstrate how to do an activity. I have also used it in my Masters classes in every class that I have taken so far.” Stephanie Martin, Primary/Secondary (K12) Teacher, USA, 2016

“Easy to use and affordable screenrecording tool.” Emily Clark, Instructional Technologist, Canada, 2016


Quick Guide to Screencast-O-Matic

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Screencast-O-Matic for teaching, training, learning and development.

Screencast-O-Matic is used to record screen activities to create how-to videos for just-in-time learning. It provides everything you need to create, share and manage videos to empower learning.

  • You can create tutorials or lessons for classroom instruction, share videos with students so they can learn on their own.
  • Here is a video showing you how to create video presentations as you record your computer screen and your face simultaneously

  • As a Google for Education Partner, it means it is also easy to share videos to Google Classroom and other Google products.

Further resources


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