Understanding video encoding principles is critical to achieving the best playback quality for every screen. Whether you are a beginner or video professional, these resources aim to help you optimize your video files and encoding workflow.
1. Learn basic encoding principles and tools
Watch this comprehensive overview (video) to understand video encoding basics. Then read about best practices for capturing and encoding video for Flash. When you're ready to encode, get familiar with using Adobe Media Encoder CS5, find out what's new in Adobe Media Encoder CS5.5, and how to get started quickly (video). Finally, understanding the encoding ecosystem for Flash will allow you to plan and optimize your video delivery and playback experiences.
3. Deliver optimized video to all screens
To target mobile devices, understand mobile video and Flash Player by learning about encoding best practices and using a sample player.