Do you feel bored with the same ecards provided by many ecard websites? Most of them provide the same formats and contents. Do you want to make your special ecard to WOW others with your photos and video? It’s easy to create your own ecard in minutes just by three steps! And also you can send an official card to your partners or customers in this holiday. Friendly present your company with this special greeting card.

The following is a sample of greeting card with photos and videos. It may take you a moment to load the flash movie. Your patience is appreciated.

Do you want to create this greeting card by yourself? Just three steps! You can design your own special greeting card in minutes!

Step 1: Prepare multimedia resoures for your greeting card

1. Photo: Find it on your photo album or download it from website.
2. Music: Download your favorite songs or record your own voice.
3. Video: You can get video from YouTube, MySpace, and so on.

Tips: How to Download Video from YouTube

It's very easy. There are many methods for you to choose from, and the easiest way is to use some websites like this one: http://www.keepvid.com. You can download Flash video (FLV) files from YouTube through 3rd party services.

Step2: Edit and enhance the greeting card

Do you have Microsoft PowerPoint? If you have, we can design this greeting card in PowerPoint. And then use the PPT to eCard to convert the ppt file to flash for mailing.

1. Design the greeting card in Microsoft PowerPoint.
You can create the greeting card by choosing the templates or launch PowerPoint to create a new design by yourself. PPT to eCard provides four preset templates for you to choose from.
2. Insert the video, audio, photo to the slide.
Because of the compliance video and PowerPoint, the video file size is too big, you’d better convert the video file (AVI, MPG, WMV, FLV) to Flash format (SWF) to reduce the size. As you know, the flash format has the smaller size and easier for web sharing and transmission. WebVideo Author helps you to edit the video by cutting, resizing and cropping, and then publish to flash video. If your video is downloaded from website with the logo, you can also use WebVideo Author to delete the logo by cropping it.
Step 3: Publish the greeting card

Preview your slide show, and then publish it as flash card. You can send this video greeting ecard by mailing, or uploading to your blog and website for web sharing. Now you can start to enjoy “WOW” from your friends by sending this special greeting card.

Source:
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