I just used Ecto to post video to TypePad for the first time!

I just used Ecto to post video to TypePad for the first time!

Here's the link:
http://stevegarfield.blogs.com/videoblog/2004/06/ecto_post_to_ty.html

I had read that TypePad supported video hosting and was meaning to try
it.

Works nicely and creates a thumbnail image too.

This is cool.

–Steve

On Jun 27, 2004, at 1:51 PM, Jay Dedman wrote:

> Im with you.
> we all kind of jumped in to videoblog week. it was a great jump.
> i know my Typepad account gives me 3GB of bandwidth per month.
> Ive had about 500 visitors this past week.
>
> But this is good.
> The Tools, Process, and Presenatation are one set of challenges that
> we all
> seem to be overcoming, or at least working on.
>
> Now there's problem of disk space and bandwidth.
> Peter and I(jump in here Peter..) want to rent our own server
> specifically for
> videoblogging.
> if we get at least 5 people, it'll be cheap and we'll have crazy
> amount of
> storage and bandwidth.
> Peter has the details…
>
> unfortuantely, i dont see any other way around it.
> Ive glanced at Bit Torrent, peer-to-peer, but i dont think it'll work
> for a
> video I want to host on my blog.
> Bit Torrent seems to be best for downloading high-quality movies,
> videos, and
> DAT files.
> My friend uses it to get David Bowie concerts that were recorded live
> with DAT.
> they sound perfect.
> but not what we're doing with streaming videos on our blogs.
>
>
>
> Quoting Steve Garfield <steve@…>:
>
>> Agreeing to the video blogging week was a big step for me.
>>
>> I've been putting my videos up for my weblog readership and friends.
>>
>> I realize that the videos are out there for the whole web audience to
>> see, but I've never had any bandwidth issues.
>>
>> Joining up for the videoblogging week opened the door to discuss
>> issues
>> with video blogging.
>>
>> That's why we all did it. To see what issues we'd all come up
>> against.
>>
>> I want people to watch my videos, I just don't want them to get
>> popular. 😉
>>
>> No.
>>
>> Wait.
>>
>> I guess I'd like them to get popular, but I don't want to end up with
>> a
>> huge hosting bill at the end of the month.
>>
>> At the end of this month I'll take a look at my bill and see how this
>> experiment effected my bandwidth usage.
>>
>> Maybe it's not a problem. we'll see.
>>
>> On Jun 27, 2004, at 12:29 PM, Lucas Gonze wrote:
>>
>>> I don't understand. Why are you hosting videos if you don't want
>>> people
>>> to watch them?
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