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20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark

eLearning Brothers

In our own, considered, humble opinion, we have an awesome blog that every eLearning professional should read. But sometimes we like to see what our colleagues are doing, which means taking a look at the multitude of eLearning knowledge that exists all over the web. Here are a few blogs that you simply must bookmark and read on a consistent basis: 1. Learning 24/7 Blog.

The Smart eXtended Web

Learning with e's

Will the Web recurse infinitely? The Web has changed, evolving through a number of iterations, to become increasingly prescient not only about what we wish to search for, but also the context within which it is being searched. Now the Web is about to get even smarter. Where Web 1.0 Paul Groth talks about Web 3.0 in terms of what it will be able to do for us.

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The Web and us

Learning with e's

When Sir Tim Berners-Lee originally proposed the World Wide Web that year, nobody really knew just how influential it would be. In just 25 short years, the Web has transformed the lives of billions of people across the planet. The development of the Web has been more rapid and pervasive than anyone could have predicted. The Web gives us all a voice. Unported License.

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Top Nine Web Conferencing Vendors for 2015 Plus Trends

eLearning 24-7

Web Conferencing  Pricing. Separate pricing for webinars versus web meetings –  Sure there are vendors that do not, but more on the whole that do.  and sharing them with folks in the conference, including PPT too; web touring, scheduling meetings/conferences, registration links, reminders; viewing via webcam or whatever web video device you are using. Every one is pushing SaaS and yet, there are web conferencing vendors offering on-site deployment as a useful feature. the top nine web conferencing solutions for 2015. . ” Why not 10?  Not me.

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New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model

other web. blogs/news. 36% use blogs (20%). In-Focus. Report. February 2016 Authored by Charles Jennings, Laura Overton & Dr Genny Dixon. Supported by. www.towardsmaturity.org/in-focus/2016/702010. 70+20+10=100. The Evidence Behind. the Numbers In-Focus: 70+20+10=100. Towards Maturity CIC Ltd. 2016 Page | 2. About this research. . . . www.towardsmaturity.org/2015benchmark).

Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

The era of web-based authoring systems is here. Web-based products such as Claro and Composica promise to solve collaborative dilemmas and enable development teams to create engaging and interactive learning content with ease. We’ve been using our own collaborative web-based development tool, CourseCreate, at Web Courseworks for the past 15 years. Claro. Composica.

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Responsive Web Design: Creating Content for Better User Experience

G-Cube

According to the leading news and information resource site Mashable 2013 is the year of Responsive Web Design (RWD). But with varying devices with different screen resolutions, it becomes increasingly difficult for web developers to make the content compatible with every device and, at the same time, provide a uniform user experience. This is where RWD fills the gap. How it is done.

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The changing Web

Learning with e's

This is number 4 in the series of blog posts entitled 'Shaping Education for the Future.' The web is constantly changing. Social media - often referred to as Web 2.0 , or the participatory Web - is shaping up to be one of the most important tool sets available to support the promotion of change in education. Essentially, Web 2.0 We need to acknowledge that 'Web 2.0'

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6-Step Guide for Delivering Professional Web Conferences

DigitalChalk eLearning

With so much of our daily work lives taking place online nowadays, it comes as no surprise to see a growing trend of professionals, including eLearning instructors, taking their meetings into the cloud and hosting web conferences. Web conferences save time, increase productivity, enhance communication and reduce travel costs. However as this growing trend becomes more apparent across a range of industries, it’s necessary to stop for a moment and think: “How can I host a professional web conference? Tips and Tricks E-Learning Tools Guest Author Web Conferencing

More Random Web 2.0 Statistics

Kapp Notes

Here are some more random Web 2.0 Among Professional and Self-Employed bloggers, 17% of the total respondents derive their primary income from blogging. Day 4:Blogging Revenues, Brands and Blogs: SOTB 2009 In January, trade e-book sales were $31.9 Here is the first article about Random Web 2.0 Web 2.0Statistics I've been gathering for some presentations.

I blog and I understand

Learning with e's

blog and I understand. Confucius (almost) Sometime in the next day or two, this blog will quietly cross the threshold of 5 million views. When I started blogging around seven or eight years ago, I set out to share my thoughts with a small community of my own colleagues and friends. will continue to write regularly on this blog for as long as I have an audience for my ideas.

Web 3.0 and onwards

Learning with e's

Web 3.0: The way forward? Continuing my retrospective of the year, one of the surprising highlights for me was the aftermath of a presentation I gave at a school in Exeter, South West England, in July. I was invited by Vitalmeet to present my latest views on the future of the web in education, so I chose to talk about 'Web 3.0 - the way forward?' My Web 3.0 Web 3.0

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My History of Live Blogged Notes

Experiencing eLearning

When I attend webinars or participate in online courses and conferences, I usually live blog my notes. Because I have done so much live blogging, I was able to provide proof of my ongoing professional development efforts. Digital Storytelling in a Web 2.0 World. Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why? Wikis & Emerging Web 2.0 E-Learning Communities. World. Research.

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Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs

Upside Learning

We follow a whole lot of blog – most of them focused on the learning, workplace learning, eLearning, and learning technology domain. We have learnt a lot from these blogs and thank all those blog writers for their invaluable insights on various topics. Here is a list of top 47 blogs (in alphabetical order) that Upside Learning team follows. 1. Bersin & Associates : Blogs. 3. eLearning Blog // Don’t Waste Your Time…. eLearning Curve Blog. Informal Learning Blog. Internet Time Blog. Stephen’s Web. 38. T+D Blog.

Blogging with Freire

Learning with e's

Paulo Freire, that great Brazilian educational thinker died in 1997, just as the World Wide Web was emerging in the Western world. So Freire didn't actually live to see the power and potential of social media, or the impact blogging would have on education. But what would he have said about blogs if he had been witness to the participatory web in all its present glory?

Web vs Apps: The Battle Rages On

eFront

The Web was the undisputed king, and with the advent of AJAX and modern CSS, future software was going to be written for the browser. year earlier, Joel Spolsky, who had helped create Visual Basic and was a project manager for Excel, had written an article saying that Microsoft had lost the API war, and that the Web makes the operating system irrelevant. So, is the web doomed?

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Blogging as literacy

Learning with e's

The advent of the social web has given people everywhere a virtually limitless new territory to discover and explore. My view is that in the social media universe, blogging is potentially the most powerful tool. Blogging requires a particular set of literacies to ensure that its potential is realised. Unported License. Based on a work at steve-wheeler.blogspot.com.

Who archives the web?

Clive on Learning

He launched PadPressed, which enables blogs and other publications to automatically make their content iPad friendly. How do you get your first $10,000 in sales with a part-time project and a "ghetto launch"? That's what I invited Jason Baptiste to teach. What you'll hear in this program is how he developed his idea, why he insisted on an imperfect launch, how he got coverage for his new product, and the exact tools he uses to get customers to pay

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Using Screenshots to Streamline Your Web Design Process

Visual Lounge

Anyone who has been involved in the Web development process can likely attest to all of these aspects. Web design is a visual medium, and annotations are the most effective way to give feedback throughout the entire process. These are just a few of the many ways you can use screenshots throughout your web design process. Designs. Deadlines. And Differing Opinions. Design.

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What Responsive Web Design Can Teach L&D: This Month on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Welcome back to our #BLPLearn blog series, where we offer a monthly look at design and technology as it pertains to learning and development. I’m your host, Jake Huhn… Senior Marketing Technologist at Bottom-Line Performance. Let’s Talk About Responsive Web Design. Whether it’s a custom web-based application, or a website-type portal with multiple resources and skill-builders.

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Easygenerator to launch new free web based eLearning authoring software at #DevLearn

Challenge to Learn

This Wednesday (October 23rd) we will launch a completely new web-based free eLearning authoring tool. This web edition will be the start of a whole new generation of solutions by easygenerator. The new web edition of easygenerator doesn’t require installation of any kind, it runs in any browser. This launch will be at the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. Ans it does.

Seven reasons teachers should blog

Learning with e's

I have written extensively on what makes a good blogpost and why it is so powerful. F rom personal experience blogging is one of the most beneficial professional development activities I have ever engaged with. learn more from blogging than I do from almost any other activity I participate in. Here are 7 good reasons why teachers should blog: 1) Blogging causes you to reflect.

Web x.0 and beyond

Learning with e's

I'm amazed and delighted at the huge response to my slideshow Web 3.0: The Way Forward ? which started out as a brief analysis of current thinking on how the web might be extended beyond social tools into a more smart and responsive personal environment for learning. Web 3.0 is clearly a topic that catches the imagination of many people in education and beyond. Web 3.0

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Reasons teachers don't blog

Learning with e's

I'm a little overwhelmed by the response to my post yesterday entitled Seven reasons teachers should blog which as I write this, is racing toward 2000 views in just 24 hours. It seems that many teachers are interested in blogging (or edublogging), but for various reasons are not yet in there, getting their hands dirty. But I'm concerned about the reasons teachers don't blog.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with e's

This is a continuation from yesterday''s blog post on changing times and the survival of higher education. Below are four reasons why the Social Web and associated media are changing higher education. Firstly.the Social Web connects people together At Plymouth University, we very quickly began to explore the ways Social Web tools could support our students. Yeomans, P.

Web 3.0 – The Semantic Web Video

Upside Learning

Came across an interesting video this morning via the elearningpost blog. whole bunch of individuals talking about the semantic web, including one of my favorite writers/speakers – Clay Shirky. While I’ve written about the semantic web on this blog before, this video is a succinct way to understand what Web 3.0 is all about. What is Semantic Web What is Web 3.0

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Some Posts About Web 2.0 and Informal Learning

Kapp Notes

Here are some posts about the various uses of Web 2.0 in corporate settings. Web 2.0 and SharePoint Pedia Palooza A Pharmaceutical Leveraging Web 2.0 --In a Big Way The Right Place to Find Help: ASTD's Big Question Tear Down the Walls: Web 2.0 Extends Class Informal Learning: Structuring a Blog Some informal learning resources Wiki or a Blog? Web 2.0Creating a Vibrant Learning Community Embracing Informal Learning (Whitepaper) __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

Our viral web

Learning with e's

Reading a blog post by Jonathan MacDonald today got me thinking about the vast, untapped potential of the social web to inform, challenge, educate and motivate. In an interesting episode last year, I personally experienced the power of the viral web through Wikipedia Commons. It's an example of a picture going viral on the web. We are all Big Brother now. Try it.

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Web 3.0: The Way Forward?

Learning with e's

Chris Fuller (Follow him as @ChrisFullerisms on Twitter) spoke about Moblogging and argued that blogging while mobile fits into the ethos of a lot of young people. Dan Roberts (@ChickenSaltash) reported on how his School, Saltash.Net in Cornwall is using a number of Web 2.0 Web 3.0: The way forward? My own presentation was entitled Web 3.0: The Way Forward? Learning 3.

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Q&A from Blog Readers on E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Especially when it comes in the form of questions from readers of the blog and various followers on my social media channels. Next! Q: We use WebEx as our web conferencing tool.  Is there anything better out there? A:  I think there is, but that is just my take. What is taking place in the space are the number of “freebies” that have arrived – not just for audio conferencing only, but also with web conferencing too. learning e-learning vendors learning management system LMS authoring tools questions from readers web conferencing Lots of potential.

Adding Web Windows in Lectora

Everything E-Learning

You can easily display information to your student with Web Windows. Web Windows allow users to view external or live web resources within a title. Select from the following web sources: Local web-based content. Web Address. To add a web window, select the Insert ribbon and select the Web Window icon. 2. Blog How-toPage in Title.

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You can't ban the blog

Learning with e's

Argyll and Bute's attempts to censor a 9 year old blogging about her school dinners backfired spectacularly when they were forced to very publicly retract their original decision. The gagging order was imposed on Martha Payne, a primary school girl who attends Lochgilphead Primary School, because she took pictures of her school dinners and then rated them out of 10 on her blog.

E-learning Developer vs. Web Developer

Integrated Learnings

How do you know if you need a web developer? This includes developing for web, LMS, and even DVD distribution. So you may be asking why would I pay extra for a web developer? To answer that, let's look at some of the abilities you will gain in a web developer : Knowledge of the underlying technologies of e-learning development tools. learning development tools are usually based on HTML or Flash technologies. A web developer has a deeper understanding of these technologies and can extend the abilities of these tools with that knowledge. by Jonathan Shoaf.

Kirkpatrick Revisited | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

Tom Gram, in the February 17, 2011 post on his Performance X Design blog, says that our training programs are working when we can point to evidence and linkages in performance terms.  Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Download the whitepaper » Blog this! training?to

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Download the whitepaper » Blog this! This shift in leadership style can be characterized as moving from the “Do as I say&# leader to the “Let’s work together to find the best solution&# leader.  Leaders Yeah, right.

The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Underway!

Kapp Notes

We have just started an exciting blog book tour as ASTD and I venture on a 25 stop blog book tour for the ASTD co-published book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education. The tour includes stops at several ASTD chapter web sites including Philadelphia, New York and Houston, Texas as well as some great colleagues.

Crash Course - Social Media & Web 2.0 for Learning

ZaidLearn

Social Media & Web 2.0 for Learning Website (Still Under Construction) Social Media & Web 2.0 Welcome to this ’Crash Course’ (still under construction) to get you started with social media and web 2.0 This presentation and site provides all the resources shared during the ' Social Media & Web 2.0 Isn't that what Social Media and Web 2.0 is all about?

TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs

eFront

During the last 5 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from an eLearning community of practice that exists in the blogosphere. I did my research and I listed 134 eLearning and workplace Learning Blogs. and Learning Web Courseworks Will at Work Learning Workplace Learning Today Writers Gateway ZaidLearn. We support Free eLearning!

The Comparative Value of Things

E-Learning Provocateur

cartoon social media blogging bullying cyber cyberbullying funny humor humour Internet online social networking trolls web This one goes out to all the trolls.

Creately Web Based Diagramming Tool

Moodle Journal

A little bit of cross posting between my blogs here but if you have use for a diagramming tool and not come across Creately yet, then I think it is well worth paying a visit to the site. There are a number of pricing models available, including a free version that has plenty of features. Upon completion diagrams can be exported in either png , jpeg or Creately format. regards Barry

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The Top 20 L&D Blogs

Voice of Clarity

It goes without saying that there are a lot of blogs on the Internet—181 million according to a survey by NM Incite. So it wasn’t easy to narrow the best blogs targeted at Learning and Development professionals down to only 20. We took into account how relevant the content was to workplace learning and how frequently the blog was updated. We also excluded company blogs (to be featured in a future list). His blog is set-up so that you can toggle between different layout formats. Learning 24/7 Blog –Craig Weiss is the brains behind the blog, eLearning 24/7.

Web 3.0 Presentation – The Way Forward?

Upside Learning

Haven’t had enough time to blog, the result of preoccupation with a large project. Having mentioned Web 3.0 Last evening, this particular slide share presentation about Web 3.0 Interesting to see that in the world of Web 3.0 , eLearning will actually transform from a content delivery and tracking mechanism. Web 3.0: The way forward? Web 3.0

How SharePoint is helping change the way we blog

SharePoint and Assessment

Julie Delazyn is a social media expert and journalist, she has turned the Questionmark blog ( [link] ) into one of the most widely read blogs in assessment. Here are her views on how SharePoint is helping change the way we blog: Social media and social networks have become interlaced with the way we share information as companies, as marketers and even as people. 

How SharePoint is helping change the way we blog

SharePoint and Assessment

Julie Delazyn is a social media expert and journalist, she has turned the Questionmark blog ( [link] ) into one of the most widely read blogs in assessment. Here are her views on how SharePoint is helping change the way we blog: Social media and social networks have become interlaced with the way we share information as companies, as marketers and even as people. 

Can web training software replace your offline training?

TalentLMS

Not all of them, of course, and not in equal measure in different parts of the world, but any business that has seen the advantages that web based LMS platforms bring to the table in terms of time, cost and training efficiency is not going back anytime. The post Can web training software replace your offline training? appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. through teleconference).

The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Underway!

Kapp Notes

We have just started an exciting blog book tour as ASTD and I venture on a 25 stop blog book tour for the ASTD co-published book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education. The tour includes stops at several ASTD chapter web sites including Philadelphia, New York and Houston, Texas as well as some great colleagues.