Tag: background

Monochrome Miniguide

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Today’s blog will cover the best practices of content creation for monochrome displays. We'll also include some ...

How to put text over images and videos in Content Studio

Welcome back to the Venus Control Suite blog! Last time we discussed the latest features in the Web Editor, which included adding shadows to text to help add depth and improve contrast in your message. Shadows aren’t the only way to add good contrast to your messages though, and if you read last week’s blog ...

More New Features in the Web Editor

Back in May, we provided you with a review of the Web Editor and a walkthrough of its newest features. Today, we will again walk you through the latest updates in the web editor in the 2nd part of what will be an ongoing series keeping you informed whenever we release new features. Video You ...

Before and After: It’s Summertime to Use Your Media Kit

Summer is finally here! Can you believe it?! Now that the season has officially changed and people are out and about enjoying the beautiful weather, you have a wonderful opportunity to grab their attention with your display! Update Now is a great time to freshen things up a bit. Even if you just change the ...

New Features in the Web Editor

A couple of months ago, we introduced you to the Web Editor and showed you how to create and schedule on the go. Since then, we've added new features to the Web Editor, and this week we are going to show you what they are. First, though, let’s do some review. What is the Web Editor? ...

Make It Pop! Using Outlines and Shadows

Happy Wednesday, March 2, everyone! Today is a great day! The sun is out longer, spring is right around the corner, and the temperatures are finally getting back above zero! And no, I’m not talking about the weather just to pass time because I ran out of things to talk about. What I’m getting at is the fact ...

Digital Media vs. Print Media

Welcome back to the blog, everyone! This week we are going to discuss the differences between traditional print advertising and digital advertising. If you’re reading this blog, then you most likely have a Daktronics display. Knowing how to put easy-to-read, attention-grabbing content on your display is the key to using it successfully. There are many differences ...

Small Display Help 3 – Getting the Most Out of Your Display

This week, we’re going old school! That’s right, it’s been just over a year since our 2-part series on Small Displays. As with most great series, they just don’t feel complete until the 3rd part of the trilogy is finally released, and we don’t intend to leave you hanging any longer! If you need to ...

How to Get Noticed: Optimize Your Display!

We all strive to be noticed, to stand out, to get the attention of others. Whether we drive a fancy car, wear a shiny watch, or dress real snazzy, we do it to be appealing to other people and to some extent, ourselves. We should feel the same way about our displays and make every effort ...