(Open) Video technology + Tools + Guides

This is the space for everything open video: technologies, standards, tools, guides… If you think we are missing something please send us an email to maburugorri [at] outlook [dot] com

Tools + Projects

Audio/Video NGO-in-a-box: A kit of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) tools, documentation and tutorials for NGOs, non-profits and media activists.

Universal Subtitles Project: A project and tool with the goal of “making it easy for anyone to add subtitles, captions, or translate nearly any video on the web.”

MediaMill Semantic Video Search Engine

Total Recut is provides online resources and social networking opportunities for fans and creators of video recuts, remixes and mashs-ups. People can learn about remix culture, undertake video tutorials…

popcorn-js: a javascript library for manipulating open video on the web from the Mozilla Foundation.


Interactive cheat sheet on HTML5: https://dgtl.link/HTML5cheatsheet

Floss Manuals: “FLOSS Manuals is a collection of manuals about free and open source software together with the tools used to create them and the community that uses those tools.”

Video for Wikipedia and the open web: a guide from the Open Video Alliance to best practices for cultural institutions.

The Open Video Alliance Wiki: with tutorials, software tools and principles of open video.