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How to Preview CloudApp Links

CloudApp is a revolutionary visual communication tool that includes screen and webcam recording, GIF creation, and image annotation features in one, easy to use solution. Get started today for free and enjoy the power of CloudApp!

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CloudApp is available for Mac, iOS, PC, and Chrome. Downloading is quick and easy. Access the app above, from the Apple Store for Mac and iOS, from the Microsoft Windows Store for PC, or from the Chrome Webstore to add the extension to Chrome.

The CloudApp Content Creation Tool

CloudApp makes it quick and easy to create game-changing content for your company. So after you’ve shot an insightful product demo video, edited an entertaining GIF, or clarified your thoughts with an annotated image, you’ll probably want to use it, right? Rather than combing through your extensive library, clicking on a piece of content, and hoping it’s the one you’re looking for, just preview CloudApp drops instead. This feature is easy to use and will definitely speed up your workflow. Keep reading to learn how it works:

How to Quickly View CloudApp Links

Being able to view CloudApp links in-app or on your computer is convenient. Fortunately, it’s incredibly easy to do. Just follow the three steps below:

Step #1: First, download CloudApp to your device of choice. Our solution works on Mac, iOS, PC, and as a Google Chrome extension.

Step #2: Second, locate the CloudApp icon and click on it. If you use a Mac computer, you’ll find CloudApp in the Menu Bar. If you’re a Windows PC person, look for it in the Quick Launch Icon tray. For iOS users, find it amongst the other apps on your phone. And the Chrome faithful, make your way to “Extensions” to access CloudApp.

Step #3: Third, a menu will appear. Click on the “Drops” tab, scroll through until you find a piece of content you want to preview, hover over it with your mouse, a click the spacebar. That’s literally all you have to do to preview CloudApp drops!

CloudApp for Content Creation

 Before you can preview CloudApp drops, you need to actually create content. CloudApp is a powerful visual communication tool that combines webcam and screen recording, GIF creation, and image annotation features into one, easy to use solution. Whether you want to shoot product demo videos, send entertaining GIFs to colleagues, or clarify specific processes by annotating a screenshot, you can do it with CloudApp. 

CloudApp for Productivity

CloudApp doesn’t just help users create better content, it helps them create it much more productively. Processes that might take hours with traditional tools can be completed in just a few clicks with CloudApp. You simply choose your preferred content type (recording, GIF, screenshot, or annotation), select the portion of your screen to capture and/or manipulate, and save the resulting content to your personal CloudApp library. It couldn’t be simpler!

Seamless Integration Possibilities

 Studies show that the majority of office workers have at least five different work apps open at all times. We’re happy to say that CloudApp likely integrates with all of them! Does your team chat on Slack? Do you manage projects in Trello? We bet you write and edit blog posts and other materials in Google Docs, right? Easily connect CloudApp to each of these tools and send, attach, or paste your videos, GIFs, and screenshots to them with a simple drag and drop motion. If one of your preferred solutions isn’t listed on our Integrations Page, you can always use Zapier to seamlessly integrate over 1,500 top apps.

Get Started With CloudApp

 If you work in marketing, sales, customer support, or web development and aren’t using CloudApp yet, you’re missing out. Download CloudApp today for free and get full access to our tool’s screen and webcam recording, GIF creation, and image annotation features. Then start creating better content in less time. It’s simple. It’s powerful. It’s CloudApp!

Your Turn

Now you know exactly how to preview CloudApp links. This feature is really convenient and will allow you to boost your productivity to new heights. For more CloudApp tips and tricks, check out our Use Cases From Us page.

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