How to convert a WAV file to an MP3 with Audacity

I work with a lot of media files, video and audio and a large part of the challenge when working with many media types is that formats are often incompatible. This is a quick tutorial on how to convert files with a .wav extension to a .mp3 file using the free open source audio editor Audacity. It includes instructions on how to install the LAME MP3 encoder required by Audacity to process the MP3 files.

Converting a WAV file to an MP3 file using Audacity from Lester Hein on Vimeo.

How to embed a video in your blog post

Even though it’s one of the easiest things to do on your blog, I get asked this one quite a bit. Here’s a very quick guide on how to insert a video from YouTube or Vimeo into your WordPress blog.

How to insert a video in to a page or post on your WordPress blog from Lester Hein on Vimeo.

(if you’re reading this on facebook, go here to watch the video)

Lester