Converting eLearning to mLearning? 4 Steps to Set the Wheels in Motion
AUGUST 12, 2015
In our day to day interactions as eLearning vendors, we are very often asked this question – “How do I convert my legacy eLearning to mLearning?” ” Here are 4 steps to help you go through the process of converting eLearning to mLearning. 1. Mobile Learning Converting eLearning to mLearning eLearning to mLearningContent & Context One of the most common Mobile Learning Pitfalls is […].
Small is Big: Converting PDFs to E-Learning Modules
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
Existing PDFs, can however be converted into short e-learning courses, keeping the following things in mind: Chunking content. Chunking content will be the basic task of converting any PDF to a course. If there are too many subcategories that need to be covered, convert them into standalone topics as suggested in point. What does a PDF bring to mind? Pages and pages of words?
I Need to Convert My Content to Mobile – Now What??
JUNE 18, 2014
Mobile Learning converting content to mobile Developing Mobile Learning mLearning Content More and more organizations are coming to the realization that they need to “mobilize” their content. How to best make that happen is the tricky part, as there are a multitude of things to consider such as: What types of content lend themselves to mobile? Which employees will most benefit from mobile content? Do we […].
Converting eLearning to mLearning (Presentation)
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Mobile Learning Converting eLearning to mLearning e-Learning to m-Learning eLearning to mLearning“We are interested in moving to mLearning, but don’t know how.” ” As an eLearning vendor, how often have you heard your clients say this, or as an organisation, have had this thought cross your mind? Quite often than not, I bet! With a dynamically evolving technology as the base, Mobile Learning involves careful consideration and […].
3 Big Don’ts When Converting Instructor-Led Training to eLearning
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
You can convert it into an eLearning program without reinventing the wheel. But look out for these common mistakes that companies do when converting PowerPoint and Instructor-Led Training to eLearning because they don’t realize that eLearning and classroom learning are different If that training program is effective, don’t ditch it.
PowerPoint: Converting Presentations to HTML5 with iSpring Converter
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SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
But in iSpring Converter , I have finally found a PowerPoint distribution tool to really like. Here's what iSpring Converter does. Enter iSpring Converter. But I was unsure whether the actions and triggers for branching in my presentation would be maintained. I am happy to report that after conversion with iSpring Converter my actions and triggers still work beautifully! To see a PowerPoint presentation converted to HTML5 using iSpring Converter, check out my sample presentation. You'll
Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions
OCTOBER 11, 2012
Converting existing eLearning to Tablet Learning can be relatively easy, and with many tablets having display areas similar to desktop PCs, content repurposing is often minimal. If you have courses already developed in Articulate, then Articulate Storyline can be a cost-effective option for converting them for Tablet devices. 1.Flash Course. For HTML output. For Native Apps.
Confessions of a Project Management System Convert
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
Now that I’m a “Celoxis Convert,” I can plan better, work the hours I want to, and still keep our clients happy. 2. The post Confessions of a Project Management System Convert appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered “It’s so time-consuming to enter everything in!”. “It’s so clunky!”. “It’s so much easier to manage everything in email.”. “It’ll take too long to catch up.”. Go for it!
All You Need to Know About Converting Flash-based E-learning to HTML5
JUNE 28, 2016
Here are 4 blogs that can help you understand all about converting Flash-based e-learning to HTML5. How to Convert Flash Based Online Learning Courses to HTML5. Since HTML5 is the updated version of Hypertext Mark-up Language (HTML), can you use it to convert Flash to HTML5? It also talks about how each tool converts s the courses. Don’t worry. What is this all about?
Converting ILT to eLearning: Benefits and Tips
MARCH 15, 2016
When I first started as an instructional designer in eLearning, one of the services provided by the team I was on was converting instructor-led training (ILT) to eLearning-based content. ILT Benefits of Converting ILT to eLearning. The benefits of converting a course include the ability to share content quicker and even help out with just-in-time situations.
Converted in 40 Days
JULY 8, 2016
After 40 days of talking with Axonify’s customers and partners, I’m converted. I’ve now heard firsthand how our customers are using Axonify to solve, well, just about any business problem. The post Converted in 40 Days appeared first on Axonify. The following post was written by the newest member of our management team , Andrea Curry. We are thrilled to have her on board!
Converting Classroom Content into eLearning
JULY 6, 2016
Therefore, there is a significant opportunity for eLearning developers to leverage existing materials used in Instructor-Lead Training (ILT) , and convert them to eLearning format. While ILT usually follows a textbook and covers specific chapters during each session, eLearning works best when “chapters” can be converted into online scenarios or animated story lines.
PowerPoint 2010: Converting Presentations to Movies
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JANUARY 13, 2011
In previous versions of PowerPoint, converting presentations to movies could be a bit of a laborious task. The good news: In PowerPoint 2007, not only did you need to go in to Windows Movie Maker to convert your presentations to movies, but in doing so you lost any transitions or animation effects you may have added. Related article: PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies. by AJ George. Open the presentation within PowerPoint 2010. Choose File > Save As. Click Save. All is not lost.
PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 16, 2010
by AJ George. I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. The following steps show how to convert a presentation into a movie. However, please note that any transitions or custom animations you have applied to your slides will not convert.
10 Reasons to Convert Your Credentialing and Certification Programs to eLearning
JULY 23, 2014
Need a reason to convert your existing instructor-led credentialing and certification programs to eLearning? Here are the top 10 reasons associations should convert their credentialing and certification programs to eLearning: 1. The moment you convert your on-site program to online, you’ve eliminated the need for: • a classroom. How about 10? More convenient for members.
How to convert a project into a Hard copy in Articulate Storyline
JULY 1, 2016
So let’s see how to convert an Articulate Storyline project into a Word document to take advantage of its benefits. . These options will help you convert the project into handouts. This is how you can convert an e-learning course developed in Articulate Storyline to a Word file. This acts as a reference guide in case learners wants to brush up their knowledge later.
How does customizing of learning help to improve competencies?
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
By converting the spreadsheet process into an automated tool, the scope of coverage, search and other functionalities expanded. Therefore, by converting an existing JTA excel sheet – the primary point of capturing data, into a separate online tool – a level of progression in the context of learning could be achieved. Are there ways to simplify complex procedures?Businesses
Educate the Mobile Generation: Convert WORD documents to ePub and MOBI
AUGUST 5, 2011
So I decided to try something new. I am converting my WORD documents to ePub and MOBI formats. In addition, it also converts from one eBook format to another. Next, using Calibre I chose to convert this HTML version of my document into an ePub format. mobile ebook readers convertWell, I was a bit embarrassed by my answer. It really guided me in the right direction.
HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 is here!
SEPTEMBER 20, 2011
I’m really excited to share with you that we have HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 With the HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for your mobile devices that do not support Flash content. HTML5 Converter iOS iPad iPhone rapid elearningout on Adobe Labs. Here’s the [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5
5 Simple Ways to Convert Content into eLearning Material
MARCH 9, 2015
The main task revolves around converting (tons of) faculty discipline-related content into the new eLearning platform. The remaining faculty is intensely aversive to the notion of converting their hard-researched “notes” (eLearning translation: content), into something that can be downloaded (shudders). Alright, a new position has opened up in your university: eLearning Technician.
Converting Text Variables to Number Variables – The Articulate Storyline Way
AUGUST 18, 2016
Using Screencasts to Create High-Converting Sales Proposals
JUNE 11, 2015
And stay tuned: through much trial and error, Chad has developed a set of best-practices for creating high-converting sales proposals, and has agreed to come back next week to share his top tips! The post Using Screencasts to Create High-Converting Sales Proposals appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Delivering a proposal to a potential client is the beginning of a long, stressful waiting game. Will they read it? And what if they have questions? Did I include enough detail to answer them? Or maybe too much? It’s as easy as pressing record.
Converting a Course From Articulate Studio ’09 to Articulate Studio ’13
MARCH 11, 2014
The post Converting a Course From Articulate Studio ’09 to Articulate Studio ’13 appeared first on eLearning Brothers. (Guest blog post by Diane Elkins, author of E-Learning Uncovered: Articulate Studio ’13. Get her exclusive Articulate Studio ’13 book free, a $34.95 value, when you purchase an eLearning Brothers Library subscription.). Not quite. Question Feedback.
Chad Riddersen’s 7 Tips for Creating High-Converting Sales Proposals
JULY 24, 2015
This is the second time Chad is sharing his sales expertise on the TechSmith blog, after a break for a very informative webinar on leveraging video to create high-converting sales proposals. Today Chad is giving his top 7 tips for creating high-converting sales proposals; a perfect followup to the first installment where he explained how he uses Snagit to boost sales. And we’re back!
PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies
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JANUARY 4, 2011
by AJ George. Last week I detailed how to turn a PowerPoint 2007 presentation into a movie that could be uploaded to popular video sharing sites like YouTube. If you wanted to add voiceover narration to the movie, however, you may have run into a bit of a problem--there is only one row in the Windows Movie Maker timeline for audio. Note (And this is important!):
Convert Slide Notes Into Closed Caption Text in Adobe Captivate
JANUARY 8, 2014
Captivate has the ability to add slide notes and then convert slide notes into closed caption text. Below is how to convert slide notes to closed captioned text. Next, convert slides notes to closed-captioned text by using the following: Select the check boxes in the closed captions column and corresponds to the notes that will be converted to closed captions.
Convert Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format
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NOVEMBER 15, 2011
In September, Adobe made the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate available on Adobe Labs. According to Adobe, "With HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for mobile devices that do not support Flash content." " You'll be happy to learn that a second version of the HTML5 converter is available and it supports the three main question types: Multiple Choice, True/False and HotSpot. Learn more here. eLearning HTML5
Making the Move: Converting Training into Online Courses
JULY 23, 2015
If you are an expert in your field and have some great training up your sleeve, why not convert it into elearning courses? eLearning is on the rise and it’s here to stay. Effective instructional technologies and rich learning experiences coupled with flexibility and cost-effectiveness make elearning an ideal way for people to develop knowledge and learn new skills with ease. Online learning empowers learners with complete ownership of their learning. Here are a few quick tips to assist you in this process. Analyze the learning environment. Plan your online instruction. Parting thoughts.
HTML 5 Converter for Adobe Captivate In the Works
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SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Adobe is hard at work on an HTML 5 Converter that will allow Captivate 5.5 content to play on the iPad (including the rich interactivity you currently lose if you publish as an iPad video). You can be alerted about a preview here. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate
The DIY Guide to Converting Existing Content into an eLearning Course
MAY 22, 2014
Those new to creating eLearning courses will find this post useful in answering their questions and providing them with a checklist of things to consider during the process of converting existing content, which goes far beyond simply transferring content to an online format. Step One: Analyzing Content. Some content may even inspire useful ideas. Step Two: Determining Learning Objectives.
PowerPoint Converter with Animations and Sound
AUGUST 25, 2014
In DigitalChalk’s recent release, Washington 1.0, a PowerPoint converter was introduced that greatly simplifies uploading a PowerPoint to our online training software. This gives you three great options to choose from now – chalkboard, web archive, and a PowerPoint converter! Uploading your PowerPoint: Uploading your presentation to the PowerPoint converter is easy.
10 steps to convert a DVD into a #mobile format
AUGUST 14, 2012
During the last couple of months colleagues of mine (and family) have been asking to give them an easy way to rip and convert DVD movies to a format that works on their mobile device. There are various formats for audio and video, in order to convert the DVD to the right format for your mobile device, this is very important. Select to which format you want to convert your DVD.
How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?
OCTOBER 18, 2011
Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format. In my opinion, they have convert their traditional courses to an electronic format. Joan T.
7 Types of Training Programs That Should Now Be Converted to eLearning
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
With the world going digital, you can no longer stick to traditional training programs that have to be delivered in classrooms and whose efficacy is dependent on the skills and personalities of the trainers. Your learners who may be scattered physically want more freedom to choose the training they want to take and the time and place where they want to take it. Going digital is the only way you can meet the demands of the modern learner , who wants fast, personalised, bite-sized information , wherever they are. Click to tweet
Mobile Learning should be more than converting Desktop eLearning to HTML5
FEBRUARY 14, 2012
users create a project and then use the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate to convert it into HTML5. In other words, while I think HTML5 will play a big role in how we develop and deploy learning and how our learners will consume those learning experiences on mobile, I think mLearning should be a lot more than just ‘converting’ desktop eLearning to HTML5. Over the weekend, I was looking at the entries submitted to the Adobe Captivate HTML5 Contest, hosted by my former Adobe colleagues. The basic idea behind this contest is that Adobe Captivate 5.5 Please stay tuned.
Convert ILT to eLearning - Estimating
OCTOBER 14, 2009
Conversion Estimation Some resources on the conversion of Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to eLearning / Web-Based Training (WBT) – found through eLearning Learning using Convert ILT as the starting point: In What Training Costs Part I: Converting Content from ILT to WBT , they discuss compression of ILT when its converted to eLearning: Compression ratio : What would the length of the course be if it were online vs. classroom based? The research generally shows that there is at least a 50% reduction in seat time when a course is converted from classroom learning to elearning.
Writing & Grammar Workshop: Converting Empty Phrases to Gold
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DECEMBER 16, 2010
by Jennie Ruby. It is important to note that empty phrases relate to the reader's amount of interest concerning your topic. Empty words and phrases, such as the ones in bold in the preceding sentence, delay giving your readers the information they want, create a boring tone, and make your material seem vague and difficult. Strangely, these wordy phrases tend to pop up in the first sentence of an article or training document, right where you need to be grabbing the reader's attention and holding it. Then say those things instead. Let's try that on another example.