MoodleCloud | Free Moodle Hosting for Single Classroom Installations
JULY 7, 2015
Intended for teachers who are looking to implement online learning to 50 users or less, MoodleCloud provides a free Moodle Hosting site for those who are working with no budget. Moodle hostingCalling all educators! Yesterday Moodle released MoodleCloud designed specifically to help educators that are looking for small installations of Moodle.
The Best (WordPress) LMS Hosting
MAY 14, 2014
One of the biggest challenges for anyone who is implementing a learning management system is finding a hosting provider that is both reliable and scale-able. There is a lot to maintain, so the hosting must be powerful enough to deliver the content without negatively impacting the user experience with slow load-times and outages. Fast Forward to Today. Rarely do our sites go down.
The Benefits of SaaS: Hosted LMS
JULY 23, 2015
It means software that is hosted on the provider’s servers instead of servers in-house. Because you aren’t purchasing hardware and hiring IT support staff to go along with your software solution, your up-front costs are lower than they would be if you simply purchased an LMS that was not hosted elsewhere. SaaS stands for Software as a Service. How does it work? What are the benefits?
Blended Training: A Host of Delivery Methods to Choose From
JULY 31, 2016
However, not everything is free of course. Blending different training delivery methods gives your employees a chance to learn and work at the same time. As a matter of fact, a paper by Charles D. Dziuban indicates that Blended Learning ranks high in terms of satisfaction among both instructors and learners. Let’s look at five benefits of using an array of delivery methods. ” .
Free eLearning software (Easygenerator) for teachers as of today!
Challenge to Learn
JULY 24, 2015
But most of them are on the limited Free Plan. Get easygenerator (eLearning software) now for free. But from now on we have this offer for you: The first two teachers from a school that sign up with Easygenerator will get a life time Academy Plan (our most extended plan with a value $59 per month) for free. . On top of that we offer course hosting and result tracking as well.
Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools
JANUARY 10, 2017
First, it’s important to realize that including video content in your courses is a matter of solving two problems: Where is your video being hosted? The hosting question may seem simple: just upload to YouTube, right? It is a FREE service. Cons: For the most part, Vimeo is a paid service; their Basic plan is FREE, but it has several restrictions. The short answer?
Free Open Source LMSs are like Puzzles
MARCH 31, 2014
As you prepare your LMS discovery you might be thinking to yourself, perhaps I should get those free ones, you know like “Moodle” And it would understandable to think that way, after all you just sat in a panel session where people from big name companies created their own LMS – and tell you that is the way to do it (which happened at a trade show last year). Or you may have read an article or seen a webinar recently, promoting the idea that free is the best way to go – for total control and unlimited users without paying for them. After all it is free.”
FREE Alternative to Basecamp
MARCH 19, 2014
For those of you who aren’t familiar, Basecamp is a hosted project management software solution that makes it easy for teams to collaborate and for contractors to report project status to clients. You can host an unlimited number of projects for an unlimited number of clients. free training tools WordPress But There is a Another Option!
A Step-by-Step Guide to Publish and Host your E-learning on an LMS
DECEMBER 7, 2016
Hosting courses developed using e-learning authoring tools on a Learning Management System (LMS) is the most preferred option, because you can: Track learning progress. Check our free e-book: How to Harness Moodle LMS Efficiently to Meet Your Training Needs. You have developed a fantastic e-learning. You are now looking for several to deliver it to your learners, right?
The Best WordPress Host We Know
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
The very nature of LearnDash means that we are often helping people across a variety of hosting platforms. Keeping up with all of the various host offerings is a bit daunting. There are generic, shared hosts. WordPress specific hosts. It is easy to get overwhelmed in this industry, and sometimes the hosts with the biggest advertising budgets end up with the most business… Enter LightningBase. We have been using LightningBase for quite some time to host our sites. Dedicated servers. Virtual servers. Managed servers. So on and so forth. Seriously.
Host Student Websites with Google Drive
AUGUST 7, 2013
A problem I ran into when I was teaching a basic web design course was that I didn’t have a good way to host or display student websites. Domain names aren’t free (although, they are cheap) and server space wasn’t an option for me. A little detail about Google is that you can now host web pages using folders in your Google Drive account. Host with Google Drive. Building.
The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS!
APRIL 29, 2010
Moodle is a good LMS with which has grown over the years and offers a host of functionality and features that are very useful to have in an LMS. Add to it the fact that its open source which makes it free to use, has made it very popular. But is Moodle or any other open source LMS (there are a few good ones like the ones mentioned here ) really free? Well this seems free.
80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning
APRIL 14, 2015
In a previous post I shared some free stock images via Unsplash. They’re free for commercial use. Just like Unsplash, they’re free to use and distribute via a public domain license. You can download entire folder of free stock images here. Take advantage of all of the other free downloads in the community: Callouts to use for scenarios. Don’t stop there. Buttons.
Train the Trainer Tips: 7 Truths About Remembering (Free Download)
AUGUST 6, 2013
When we are not delivering Train the Trainer sessions for our clients, we host internal sessions to sharpen our own skills and help new team members pick up best practices for facilitation. Whether we are developing a large curriculum or delivering a single workshop, our clients often need us to train the trainer. Start With Honest Self Assessment. Then pairs share with the large group.
10 (Free!) Conferencing Tools
OCTOBER 30, 2014
It is one of the most popular and you can easily host a number of people with no problem. Luckily, there are many other (free!) Host up to 200 participants with no time limits. Although the free version is ad supported, you still have full functionality, including access to their free online quiz and survey tool. Host up to 10 people with no downloads required. Host unlimited conferences for up to 10 people with easy organizer setup and screen sharing. Browse the web with collaborators, share images, and hold conference calls for free.
Here’s Why Tabs Interactions Rock & Free Templates
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Thus still providing some free navigation within the interaction. To help you out, I’ve included some links to many of the free tabs interactions templates you can download from the community. Free Tabs Interactions Templates. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. Free E-learning Resources.
Here’s a Free New Hire Orientation Course Template
MAY 11, 2015
But you’re free to do with it as you wish. Feel free to copy and paste them to create your own slides and scenarios. Download the Free New Hire Orientation Template. Free Storyline template. Free PowerPoint template. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. Check out all of the free resources below.
How to Easily Search through Free Stock Images
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
It seems like every day there’s a new site that offers free stock images. In the past, I’ve save you some time by reviewing free stock images and curating them into contextual downloads. What you need is an easy way to search through all of those free stock image sites so you can find what you need when you need it. They’re listed as free for commercial use.
The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content
OCTOBER 20, 2016
The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content. In the modern world, we have access to a wide-variety of free content. There are devoted websites that provide free E-Learnings and there is even a virtual Galaxy full of compliance offerings and operational tutorials on video hosting sites such as YouTube. Evaluating the Free Content. Conclusion.
Self-hosted or cloud LMS? 5 questions to help you decide
APRIL 28, 2016
Choosing between a cloud LMS and self-hosted solution is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make. With a self-hosted solution, you’ll need to decide how major applications, like servers, databases and load balancers, will be resourced and budgeted. A self-hosted platform may be a better fit if every application in your organization must follow the same architecture.
How to Start Designing Game Based Learning (Free Webinar)
APRIL 6, 2013
We host a series of free webinars about how to map the “fun” in games to the principles of effective learning design. How do I Start Designing Game Based Learning? It’s a question you have often asked yourself. You want to improve your training because learners are bored and tired of the same old stuff. But how do you start from square one and, well, make it happen
What is Game Based Learning? (Free Webinar Series)
MARCH 9, 2013
We hosted a webinar in February about how to use game based learning and gamification for learning and the response was incredible. We had a great turnout for both sessions… so we are hosting two more session in the coming months. We are hosting this webinar twice: Tuesday, March 26th – 11 am EDT, 8 am PDT. What is game based learning? What about gamification ?
Tired old elearning? Want some ideas? Free Webinar!
JANUARY 18, 2013
Join me this Tuesday, January 22 at 1:00 eastern for a free webinar hosted by Training Industry and Brainshark. I'll share some tips and strategies for spicing up your eLearning designs - simple tips for better writing and more thoughtful interaction that don't have to blow your budget. Yawn Proof Your eLearning without Busting the Bank. Hope to see you there
A Year’s Worth of Free E-Learning Assets
JANUARY 3, 2012
To ease your burden, I put together a list of all of the posts from 2011 where I shared free elearning assets. Free E-Learning Templates. Here’s a Noteworthy PowerPoint Template (and It’s Free!). Here’s a Free PowerPoint Template & Font. Use This Free E-Learning Template to Inspire Your Next M-Learning Course. 5 Free PowerPoint E-Learning Templates.
Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.
OCTOBER 31, 2010
As a result, the following post is Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning. The following list contains free and open source Web Conferencing tools that are nt in particular order. The project is hosted at Google Code. OpenMeetings is a free browser-based software that allows you to set up instantly a conference in the Web.
Simple Template for Planning Your Training Program (Free Download)
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
The training programs of yesteryear were pretty simple: host a class, make people attend, and expect them to do their jobs well afterwards. Corporate learning is not about hosting training or delivering eLearning just because. It’s available as a free download below. It’s about changing behaviors and improving performance. To do that, you need to have a plan.
Learn How to Build Effective E-Learning with this Free E-Book
MAY 18, 2015
The first edition of the free e-book was released in 2007, and as you can imagine a lot has changed in our industry. PowerPoint’s not as important to elearning because there are more advanced elearning applications like Storyline that let you do all sorts of things with PowerPoint ease and a host of form-based tools (like Engage ) that only require copy and paste editing.
How to Find Free PowerPoint E-Learning Templates
MAY 29, 2012
Microsoft’s Online Office site is a great resource for free PowerPoint templates. What I Look for in Free Templates. I want a template free to use for commercial use. I can’t stand to find a free resource only to find it’s free for personal use only. 5 Free PowerPoint Templates to Get You Started. I have mixed feelings about templates. They have thousands.
Quick Start Guide for Game Based Learning (Free Webinar)
JUNE 8, 2013
This February, we started hosting a free webinar series to teach folks how the “fun” in games maps to learning outcomes. If you are ready to take the next step, consider registering for our learning game design workshop hosted by Sharon Boller and Karl Kapp. Get a Quick Start Guide for Game Based Learning Design. Register for one of our upcoming sessions below.
Free Webinar: Extend the Shelf Life of Your Training
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
Join us for a free webinar about using ideas from the flipped classroom model in businesses and training. On October 9th at 1:00PM Eastern/11:00AM Pacific , we’re holding a free webinar “ Extend the Shelf Life of Your Training: Lessons You Can Implement from the Flipped Classroom. This is hosted through Training Magazine Network. Sign up for the free webinar here.
5 Free Desktop Image Editors for E-Learning
JANUARY 17, 2012
Today we’ll look at five free desktop applications that you can use for basic image editing. But before we explore the free tools, a good budget-friendly option is Photoshop Elements. If you still want to go the free route, here are some good choices for desktop tools. There you have it—five free desktop applications that range from simple editing to high-end capabilities.
Track Course Completions for Free Using Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Did you know there is an alternative, FREE solution? If that sounds like a lot of work, keep in mind that this is a FREE solution that can be implemented within a day (assuming you already have a web server), where the alternative likely means purchasing, implementing, configuring, and using an LMS. And remember… it’s FREE! Total number of students who passed the course.
Free Technical Communicators Event in Boston and San Jose
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 4, 2011
Adobe will host two free, full-day customer events at the Adobe offices in in Boston and San Jose for tech comm decision-makers, strategists and managers at enterprise-sized companies. Advanced registration (via the links below) is free and required for entry. Attendees will be able to: Meet the Adobe FrameMaker, RoboHelp and the Technical Communication Suite product management teams. Share feedback on the above-mentioned products and influence the future product roadmap. Learn how other customers leverage Adobe's technical communication solutions. Boston, Mass.:
The Blended Learning Approach to Customer Training (Free Webinar)
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Jennifer and Lori will be reprising their session in a free webinar hosted by LTEN on November 7th at 12:30 pm ET / 9:30 am PT. What makes customer training effective? And how do you design solutions that help customers not only use your product, but master it? This past June, we shared a case study on customer training in partnership with one of our clients, Roche Diagnostics.