44 – Snagit

DOWN 17 places in 2020

A screen capture tool that lets you grab an image or video of what you see on your computer screen and then add enhancing text and other effects.

Website: techsmith.com/snagit.html
Cost: Commercial. Free trial
Availability: Download

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 29
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 60

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 44 2019: 27 2018: 25 2017: 23 2016: 26 2015: 24 2014: 30
2013: 31 2012: 42 2011: 47 2010: 42 2009: 25 2008: 21 2007: 26

Comments from some of those who selected Snagit as one of their top tools

“excellent for recording over screen shots, powerpoints and other shared materials. Great for instruction” Tabitha King, Social Work Educator, UK, 2020

“Helps me quickly tell a story using screen capture or video capture. Grabbing text from a page is a plus.” Ramon Castillo, Instructional deisgner, USA, 2020

“Hands down best screen capture tool. Blurring identifying info is essential for me and i can do it with ease.” Instructional Designer, USA, 2019

“Screenshots for job aids and handouts and as a minimal image editor” Trainer/Consultant, Switzerland, 2019

“I build reference material, instruction guides and report issues all with the help of this screen/vidéo capture software.” Online education technologist, Canada, 2019

Quick Guide to Snagit

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

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