First, you need to sign in or register as a new user by clicking "Sign in" at the top right of any page and following the instructions.
To create a clip, click the "Make Clips" icon above the video pane. This will expand the screen and show all the clip-making features.
Enter a title in the "Clip title" text box. [If you do not enter a title, you will not be able to save your clip.]
There are a few ways to select portions of a video for your clip:
No matter which method you choose, your start and stop times will automatically show up in both the Start/End boxes and in the top timebar with your clip selection highlighted in blue. The video will automatically jump to the clip times you enter.
Next, you can annotate your clip with the “Notes” field in the right portion of the clip-making features.
You can also share your clips with everyone, with your class or institution only, or you can keep them private. Select your sharing option from the "Viewable by" dropdown under the Start/End boxes.
Now, you are ready to save your clip using the “Save” button below the “Notes” field.
You can play your clip, add it to a new or existing playlist, and embed/link the clip to a document or webpage using the play, plus and link icons in several places: