Shhh …. it’s Quiet Tube!

Ever wanted to show your class a You Tube clip, but held back because you didn’t want all the ‘extra’ stuff that surrounds the clip? Too scared of what may pop up in the suggestions area, or in the comments section? Well, there is something you can do to remove all of those hassles …. just be quiet! 🙂

When You find a You Tube video you would like to use, simply go to the address bar and type the word ‘quiet’ in front of the You Tube in the address.  This would mean your address would go from this:

to this:

What this does, is remove everything else from the page …. easy!

Below is an example of the normal You Tube, and then what you will get if you use Quiet You Tube:

You Tube Example

Quiet You Tube Example

A fantastic and easy tip that will save you accidentally displaying any content (that you can’t control) that may be inappropriate for your class to view.  With Quiet You Tube you can welcome the world back into your classroom!

PS.     The You Tube examples above are WELL worth watching.  Just amazing what can be done with You Tube!! 🙂

Posted on 12/05/11, in General. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Jolene Battye

    Top tip. Have had a giggle at others misfortunes before when they got BOOB tube up.

  2. Thank you! That is so helpful.

  3. Diane Pearsall

    Thanks so much for the tip about how to eliminate distractions.

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