Back in October I wrote a post about using the ShowYou app to keep a collection of videos from YouTube that I want to share with my classes.
Here is an update on how I send videos links to my account. It gets a bit confusing and if you don’t do it correctly you may not even notice until you have navigated away from that video and if you are like me some days I can’t find that video again for nothing!
You must have your email associated with your ShowYou account
Then you most know the email that you send YouTube video links to –
Then I used this email@example.com email to send a link of the YouTube webpage with the video on it that I wanted to share with my class later. I actually created a fake person in my address book named Share Person with the firstname.lastname@example.org email. That way all I have to remember is when I send an email I type in the fake name of Share and the email gets filled in automatically!
Of course I frequently find my self sending the email from the wrong email account (not email account I have on record at ShowYou.com) at that point in time ShowYou sends me a nice little email response saying this…
Hope this helps you in your process of using the Showyou app!