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Here’s a Free Avatar Template & Tutorial

Rapid eLearning

This way when I need to build a module or template, I can find assets drawn in the same style. Here are some things that work for an elearning template: Avatar : the circled avatar is a common design treatment. PowerPoint Tutorials. I’ve included a couple of tutorials to show how to create the circle avatar effect and how to work with connectors. Free Downloads.

Here’s a Free Application to Help with Tutorials & Screencast Videos

Rapid eLearning

How to Display Keyboard Shortcuts during Screencast Tutorials. This is perfect for webinars and screencast tutorials. Here’s a quick tutorial where I show how it works and how it would look in your software training. You can download Carnac here. Once you download the file, double-click to install it. Meet Carnac the Magnificent. Read more about it here.

Best PowerPoint Tutorials for E-learning

Rapid eLearning

It just means that a lot of the tutorials shared over the past ten years are not as relevant as they were when they were first published, such as working with clip art (which is now defunct). Here Are Two Cool PowerPoint Tips When Building Templates. Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates. 5 PowerPoint E-Learning Tips & A Free Template. SOLD OUT.

Free eLearning resource screen template and tutorial


Here is a free resource screen template you can download and use in your courses. I’ll also show you how I built this template and walk you through my thought process with building and using resource screens. I thought we’d just jump right into how I built the design of the free resource template. And then you’ll link out to other resources and information. Manuals.

Free eLearning Templates for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Today we would like to give you Free eLearning Templates for Lectora. This is such a powerful tool that you are going to need awesome templates to boost your creativity and development time. So in this post I am going to show you some of the free eLearning Templates that you can use with Lectora. Before I show of these free templates, remember to sign up for a free account.

E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive

Rapid eLearning

E-Learning Tutorial Step-By-Step. Learn more by following the steps of the elearning tutorial below and then watch the video for more detail. E-Learning Tutorial Video. Click here to view the elearning tutorial. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. Click here to view demo. April 26 (Houston, TX).

Free PowerPoint Template: Conversation Interaction

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a free PowerPoint template I built for a recent workshop. This free template could be used as a way to share manager/employee information or perhaps as an FAQ interaction. Below is an example of the template in action. Click here to see the free template demo. How to Edit the Free PowerPoint Template. Download the free PowerPoint template here.

How to Use Free Templates for Software Training

Rapid eLearning

As you know, we have all sorts of free templates to download for your elearning courses and PowerPoint presentations. The challenge sometimes is figuring out when and how to use the templates for your own projects. Her training was mostly a series of quick video tutorials. She wanted a nice way to present the tutorials. Click here to view the tutorial video.

Free Adobe Captivate 8 Template Scenario

eLearning Brothers

We are excited to announce our Free Adobe Captivate 8 Template Scenario. This template comes with, you guessed it, responsive mobile technology. More information to come about responsive templates. The template we are providing for free is perfect for your new Captivate 8 course. Sign up for a free account to get this Free eLearning Template. Stay tuned!).

How to Optimize Your Lectora Templates for Branding

eLearning Brothers

In this tutorial, I’m going teach you how to use Lectora Templates to brand your course. Having editing control with your template is important so you can create the right style for your company or organization. A lot of our templates already have a look and feel. Keep in mind, these colors for our templates are the intended final product for your course.

How I Built that Free Microlearning Template

Rapid eLearning

Earlier I shared this free microlearning template. So in today’s post I’ll share a few tips so you can make your own template and edit the one I shared. Here’s a series of video tutorials that show how to create the simple, yet powerful microlearning template. Check out the last tutorial on how to quickly edit the text. Repeat as necessary.

5 Benefits of Implementing a Template Strategy

Learning Dojo

This has been on my mind lately so wanted to articulate my thoughts on how templates benefit any type of production. In January of 2013 I started with eLearning Brothers as their template library manager. WhIle those are valid concerns I often think to myself that the person does not fully grasp the true concept and value of what templates bring to the table. Conclusion.

Check Out This Free PowerPoint Template & Tutorial

Rapid eLearning

It’s that time of year to share gifts, so here’s an elearning template that you’re free to use as you wish. The template comes with a few layouts and they’re easy enough to modify, which you’ll see in the tutorials. As always, I use the default template colors, so you’re free to easily modify the colors using PowerPoint’s color themes. Click here to view the tutorials.

[Video] Getting Started with Lectora Templates

eLearning Brothers

This video is going to show you how to get started with Lectora templates , specifically, for Lectora 11. For those who jump straight to the video, this won’t be the most advanced video tutorial, but I guarantee you that you will learn one new trick to speed up your Lectora development. So, I am going teach show you how to use our Lectora Templates in the Template Library.

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

With as many PowerPoint questions that I get, it’s a good thing that over the past year or so the elearning community has created about 300 PowerPoint tutorials. I also included a free PowerPoint elearning template to celebrate the holidays and a great 2010! Click to download the free PowerPoint template. 100+ PowerPoint Tutorials. How to Use PowerPoint Tutorials.

Here’s a Free Quiz Template for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I created a couple of simple quiz templates to use in a workshop and thought I’d share them here as well. I also added a tutorial video for those who want to learn more about using the template for a simple quiz in Storyline. Free Quiz Template: Storyline. You can download the free template here. Free quiz template download: Storyline.

Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template

Rapid eLearning

Many of you requested a template based on the example so here it is. Working with Templates. One of the challenges when using a pre-defined template is that it tends to look good with real content. And then when you get the blank template it doesn’t seem to feel the same. In the Storyline version of the template, I can leverage variables to track what the user does.

Here Are Two Cool PowerPoint Tips When Building Templates

Rapid eLearning

A couple of weeks ago, Creative Markets, gave away this PowerPoint template. It’s a nice template with a lot of useful layouts. But there were two things that I really liked about the template and how they approached their production. So in today’s post we’ll look at what they did and learn to apply it to your own templates. Very clever. Register here.

Create Free Icons and Images in PowerPoint Using Dingbat Fonts

Rapid eLearning

There are two video tutorials below. View tutorial video (short version). View tutorial video (detailed version). Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. Free Downloads Graphics PowerPoint Tutorials Visual Design

Here’s a Free E-Learning Interaction Template

Rapid eLearning

To help you out, I created an office exploration activity template that’s free for you to use. Free E-Learning Interaction Template. Here’s a link to the free elearning interaction template. Download the interaction template. Here’s a PowerPoint version of the free template. Flat office templates and office assets. Hope you enjoy.

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Another Free PowerPoint Template & Learning Interaction

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a template I created for a recent workshop on how to create an exploratory learning interaction. Since it uses a similar style to this previous template , the two learning interactions can be combined. Here’s an example of the learning interaction combined with the previous template. Learning Interaction Downloads. Free template: PowerPoint learning interaction.

Here’s a Free E-Learning Template to Get the New Year Started

Rapid eLearning

To help you gain some time, I’ve included this free elearning template. Included are templates for Storyline and PowerPoint. See the Free Template in Action. Here’s a link to a published version of the template. Click here to view the free template. I also used the Open Sans font for this template. Get Your Free Template. Storyline.

Design Tutorial, Part 1: How to Make Your Own iPad-Inspired Icons (and a Free Template!)


In this post, I’ve assembled a quick tutorial on how to create your own custom iPad/iPhone app icons in PowerPoint using nothing more than drawing tools and free Microsoft clip art icons. Once you’ve watched the tutorial, download the PowerPoint file here to leverage my work as a jumping-off point for creating your own designs. Case in point: my mother-in-law.

Free Flip Card Interaction

Rapid eLearning

I also created a quick tutorial that explains the file and how it’s constructed. View tutorial to learn how to create and customize the free flip card interaction. Download file for the free flip card interaction. Ideally, I want it to become a template. Using a Selected State also makes it easier to build a reusable template for copying and pasting.

Design Tutorial, Part 2: How to Create Your Own iPad-Themed e-Learning Course (+ Free Template!)


In the following tutorial, I’ll show you how I created an iPad-themed backdrop in PowerPoint. Download the template file. Check out the following links for more free iPad design elements you can download and customize. I recently shared some insights I’ve had on the usability of the iPad and walked you through the steps for creating your own iPad/iPhone-inspired app icons in PowerPoint. This post is all about applying the icons and an iPad theme to your online training course. Still looking for more free goodies? iPad stencil from Information Architects.

eLearning Templates – 20 Resources

Tony Karrer

Recently, I’ve been seeing a lot of posts come through eLearning Learning that provide eLearning templates or toolkits or other kinds of interesting resources. And the list would be even better with help - see Curator Editor Research Opportunities on eLearning Learning. eLearning Technology. Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs

Here’s a Time-Saving Tip for E-Learning Characters

Rapid eLearning

It’s gotten a lot easier over the years now that the software comes with professional templates and thousands of character poses. It’s all based on assembling your own character templates. Otherwise, it defeats the purpose of the template. Create E-Learning Character Set Templates. Once you have a slide with the character, save it as a template.

How to Build an E-Learning Template in 30 Seconds

Rapid eLearning

This post on how to build an elearning template offers some good tips on where to look. I noted those areas that I could incorporate into an elearning course template. It’s not a verbatim copy of the website, but as you look it over you’ll notice many similarities and how I worked elements of the web design into my rapid elearning template. View the tutorial here.

A Year’s Worth of Free Resources for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Free Style Guide template: this offers double bonus content. Not only does Trina share a free template , but within the template she links to great resources on elearning style guides. Free Templates. Here’s a Free Avatar Template & Tutorial. Free E-Learning Template: Timeline & Process Interaction. Here’s a Free Quiz Template for E-Learning.

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New Course + Quiz Template using the Power of Adobe Photoshop!

Adobe Captivate

When I had shared Quiz + Course templates a few months back, some Adobe Captivate users asked me for an Architecture-based theme. So here’s a new template which you can use right away for creating your eLearning content. Download the Template file (.cptx) Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5 And I thought why not! cptx) from here. Let me take few minutes [.].

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New eLearning Templates Site!

eLearning Brothers

The Next Generation of our templates and website have arrived! New eLearning Templates Site. We launched a new and improved eLearning Templates site. Tons of video tutorials (new ones added weekly). eLearning Template blog. New eLearning Template Products. The Next Generation of our Flash and PowerPoint templates will blow you away! New products.

5 PowerPoint E-Learning Tips & A Free Template

Rapid eLearning

One of the topics we cover in the elearning workshops is how to quickly create templates to help move the elearning courses out of that PowerPoint look. I like to do these templates because they help bring out a few ideas. I’ve shared many templates and illustration ideas over the past few years. Here’s a template we built in the workshop. Click here to view tutorial.


Over 40 Rapid E-Learning Posts with Free PowerPoint Templates & E-Learning Assets

Rapid eLearning

Because it was so popular I decided to make another post that highlights all the ones that include free PowerPoint templates or other free assets. Be sure to take advantage of the free templates & assets in the elearning community , too. As always, you can use these templates as you wish. The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning. Tidbits.


Free PowerPoint Background Template and Tutorial


Download the source files. You can download the source files to follow along with the lesson and use in your own projects. eLearning Templates Graphic Design Tips Instructional Design Tips PowerPoint