The Power of Film – Adding video podcasts to the communications mix
Joyce Lewis, University of Southampton
First video podcasting news service in any UK university (March 2006)
“People don’t care about cold facts. They care about pictures or stories” – Nancy Green, Donovan and Green.
ECS website has 827,000 pages(!). Video podcasting backs up a lot of the messages .
Inclusion and empowerment – for example, use of videos to support staff through a major upheaval after a key building was destroyed, adding emotional depth.
JE thought – how is this “Web 2.0”? – feels just like broadcasting to me…