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Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

1995 – Real Media arrives on the internet scene streaming an entire baseball game that probably no one watched. The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. Video itself -  streamed, recorded, edited then posted, posted without editing,  etc.  – may/may not include audio incl. – this is the backbone of the platform.

5 Challenges Developing E-Learning as a Revenue Stream

Connect Thinking

As an independent e-learning consultant, I’m often asked how to develop e-learning courses as a viable revenue stream for their business - to sell to clients. You need a platform to manage enrolments and completions (a Learning Management System or other). You can imagine the answer is complex. Analyse your idea. It all sounds like a good idea. Finding a large customer base.

Eliademy a mobile MOOC platform resides in the Cloud

Ignatia Webs

In my opinion, nowadays many of us have curated content streams set-up somewhere, and these types of content streams can be seen as learning options, as they are filtered and focused. But overall: really easy, simple, ubiquitous course platform that can be enriched with content in just a few moments. The people of TechCrunch got me onto this wonderful open course initiative.

Facebook’s New Streaming Service: What You Need to Know


There has been a lot of buzz within and outside of the tech community about live streaming. From Snapchat’s debut in 2011 to Twitter’s ugly war with Meerkat and its later acquisition of the streaming service, Periscope , Facebook is now tentatively entering the live streaming market. What does this mean for existing streaming apps? Celebrity Involvement. Left business

The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change

ongoing stream of small ones. stream of data In part 2 of this guide, we explore this roadmap. support with our global team of over 200 coaches) Integrate with your existing platform ManagementPlus can be accessed directly or we can. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. moving from traditional performance. happening now.

Why YouTube Isn’t Always Your Best Video Platform Fit

KZO Innovations

Showcasing your company’s video on any platform is a great way to share content. If you didn’t already know, YouTube is one of the world’s most popular video platforms – and one of the easiest ways to share video content. For your business: most likely a secure enterprise video platform. Competitive organizations should consider using a video platform that allows you to: Publish videos securely. The right enterprise video platform supports security, manages branding, and controls accessibility more effectively than YouTube does. Branding. Accessibility.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)


It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository.

Why Online Video Platforms Work for Intranet Video

KZO Innovations

So, to answer the initial question, the best way to share video across your enterprise is through online video platforms. Stream your video so you can trust that your video cannot be downloaded and that your content will only reach its intended user or group. Use an online platform to share important videos across your enterprise and ensure that they’re appropriate, high-quality, and professional. Want to learn how to integrate video with your existing enterprise platform? Featured-Blog intranet video online video platformCheck out this free guide!

Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

Visual Lounge

Like the “pinch” in an hourglass, compression helps devices and the internet keep up with a big stream of data. Or cut out the middle man and skip having to determine an output all together by sending your video directly to a cloud platform like Google Drive or YouTube. Tips & How To's codec container file MOV mp4 quicktime resolution streaming types VideoPreset outputs.

The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change

ongoing stream of small ones. stream of data In part 2 of this guide, we explore this roadmap. support with our global team of over 200 coaches) Integrate with your existing platform ManagementPlus can be accessed directly or we can. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. moving from traditional performance. happening now.

Measuring Your Association’s eLearning ROI

Association eLearning

Remember to include all costs related to creating or converting content, content delivery (your LMS and web conferencing platform), content maintenance, and learner support, as well as marketing. ROI is a performance measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments. Go ahead, download it now ! Share this on Facebook.

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Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)


It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository.

The Promise Of 3D Learning

Upside Learning

Second Life itself was a promising collaborative 3D learning platform. Same applies to bandwidth, it is now good enough to stream video, and should easily transfer data for 3D. Upside Learning 3D Learning 3D Learning Platform Learning in 3D Second LifeWhile there are many experiments, very few are able to justify any sort of return on the expense. That day is far off yet.

Streaming Media for E-Learning: A Primer

The E-Learning Curve

I'm preparing a series of blog articles on the topic E-Learning Using Collaboration Platforms. In the series I will discuss: Collaboration Platform Technology Synchronous Delivery. Tags: video multimedia Audio web-based training online training WBT streaming media digital media collaboration platform The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Find out more.

Blog, Message, Participate – Join the Social Learning Brigade!

Origin Learning

Can an intranet platform work? Konnect , the social technology platform offered by Origin Learning has, from trials and implementation, proved to be efficient owing to the higher degree of engagement and participation of learners that it offers. word of caution though: it is important to position the platform properly. The answer to all these questions is a resounding YES!

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Streaming Media. In an upcoming webinar, that I am presenting and in a blog post – coming soon, that streaming media will have a positive impact on e-learning courses and capabilities, opening a greater immersion capability then ever seen before in the industry. From the end user perspective, 49% stream media from the net to their television, while 51% do not. foresee the numbers of people who use e-learning and stream will increase in the range of +8 to 10%. Learning Platforms & Emerging Technology. Tablets. It is extremely disturbing. 52% 3D.

eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

With increasing bandwidths and better compression techniques available, use of videos in Flash platform based eLearning courses is on the rise. Streaming – accessing videos hosted on the streaming server. c. Tags: Blended Learning Learning Technology eLearning Streaming Technology Video Video Based Learning However, often we find videos not being used optimally.

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Learning the Netflix way

Dont Waste Your Time

In education MOOCs have enabled some of this to happen, but what is on offer is quite thin on the ground and only available at certain periods, which still mean we’re locked down to the information provider (note: not platform provider) to offer the course. Flexibility to watch what we want, not just how, is key to the success of Netflix and other streaming services. Timeshift.

One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

Streaming to your Television. If there was ever a technology that is emerging and continues to do is – its streaming.  I’m not talking about viewing online streaming video, I am talking about actually viewing video or whatever on your television. Take a look at the tabletop boxes that exist today in the space of streaming from the net to your television, and you shouldn’t be surprised on the players (no pun attended) that see this as the next big thing. Use this powerhouse and stream it to a television or mobile device. It was revoluntary. 

Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!


Let’s look at below tips through, which you can incorporate informal learning in to your formal learning and development programs: Provide a knowledge management tool/platform for employees to share their learning after they attend a formal training/learning program. Create a platform for cross functional teams to come and share ideas, create solutions. Encourage employees to recommend content to other learners through organizations’ intranet portal or other social streams. Organize regular sessions where they can share their knowledge with a wider audience.

EdTech’s Impact On Higher Education


Video streaming platforms (YouTube) in education is pretty common nowadays. It probably goes without saying that education has been significantly impacted by the surge in educational technology (or edtech). When most people think of edtech, images of mobile apps and Google tools come to mind. The reason edtech has surged in popularity is multifaceted. ed tech

Using User-Generated Content to Your Best Advantage

KZO Innovations

When using an enterprise video platform, one of the top concerns is almost always securing your video player. secure video player means content owners can select the level of permissions for groups, the level of user authentication, and secure the delivery of the video stream. Featured-Blog enterprise video enterprise video platform user-generated contentA company can monitor the internal content that has been created and try to build a culture where employees know that appropriate representation of the company is the only way to go.

How Twitter can be used for informal personal learning?

Dont Waste Your Time

Each platform means I use it differently: the browser version is easier to search, skim-read, click links, etc. The mobile versions need more attention and a clearer approach to finding information as the screen real-estate is more precious and easier to get lost in. I use Twitter lists and saved searches a lot, but also like to just skim & scroll through my Twitter stream.

Wearable Computing Technology In Learning

Upside Learning

As more and more such devices and broadly platforms emerge on the market, they will provide a developer options just as the mobile operating systems do today. ‘Real Sharing’ – (life streaming becomes real, searchable, sharable streams of data BIG data becomes real). Rauch). We’ve realized that learning can be better in a culture driven by sharing.

3 Reasons Why Trainers Don’t Need Social Media

Learning Rebels

Now, this tweet was asking specifically about the speakers being on twitter and no, you do not have to be on twitter (or any other platform) to function at your job. Why twitter as a social media platform? Through live streaming, facetime, periscope, Facebook video. In other words – it doesn’t matter what platform you are on. Walk the talk ? Seriously.

Six Obstacles to Building Communities in Organizations

ID Reflections

The role of a Community Manager is becoming well-established with communities being perceived as platforms that have the potential to reduce the cost of communication, bridge organizational silos, facilitate cross-team conversations thus creating opportunities for innovation, knowledge transfer, expertise location, and more. Yet, this is where organizations are struggling.

What’s on the TechSmith roadmap? We’ll tell you.

Visual Lounge

That means new mobile offerings, new integrations between products and across platforms, and new solutions to age-old communication problems. What: Online, streaming event with live Q&A. What if I can’t tune in to the live stream? If you’ve been following TechSmith for awhile, you may have noticed that the past year has brought a lot of changes. No worries.

Introducing Knowledge Direct NOW

Association eLearning

Mobile accessible platform. The International Society of Appraisers transformed a classroom course into an online course creating a valuable new revenue stream. Is your membership growing or declining? Did you know that the #2 reason people join associations is for education? Not Included in Knowledge Direct NOW : Customizations or Integrations*. NO Contract or Long Term Committment.

Marketing Your Association to Millennials: Make it Social

Association eLearning

savvy social media marketer might argue that this platform is not only beneficial for reaching the millennial generation but generation x and the baby boomers as well. How do you advertise on this platform? Additionally, the use of hashtags allows for branding across the platform. So here are the facts, if you want to market your association to millennials, make it social.

LMSs Lower Costs for Nonprofits


It’s becoming increasingly rare for nonprofits to not be on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook. Streams webinars and other recorded materials to staff members who work locally and remotely. Since social media is mistakenly believed to be free, nonprofits tend to over-market themselves on these platforms. Contrary to popular myth, social media is not free.

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Designing Mobile Learning Solutions


Could you take advantage of your existing LMS or social media platforms, like Facebook, to promote discussion in your course? Why not build video content to be distributed through Vimeo, instead of hosting and managing your streaming service? With so much of our lives lived “on the go”, mobile learning has acquired a new paradigm. Best Practices.

Embedded Ubiquitous Learning

Upside Learning

We struggle to come to terms with the volumes of information that stream past us each day. More and more, we depend on digital agents to help us navigate that ‘data stream’ and glean information from it, and then to make sense of it. The agent might even be distributed across varied computing platforms accessing multiple resources. You could turn a table into a computer.

7 Ed-Tech Tools You Can Use Today


MOOCs - Short for “Massive Open Online Courses”, MOOCs are platforms that offer college courses from prominent universities like Stanford and the University of Michigan. You can find pre-recorded lectures, live stream video lectures, interactive quizzes, and screencasts. 7. You may have heard of most of these, but others may surprise you. Cool Ed-Tech Tools. 1.

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Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning

Origin Learning

It provides a simple interface on devices like smartphones, tablets and computers to capture the streams of activities that learners undertake by converting them into simple statements. Learning in the 21 st century has become all-pervasive, transcending physical boundaries of a classroom-and- instructor based format. What is the TIN Can API? How does it work? The benefits. Like our post ?

The 6 Hottest Training Technologies That You Can’t Overlook


Video-Based Training: Video streaming has been around for quite some time, however, the new millennium has seen a sudden upsurge in the online streaming space, with YouTube becoming the second popular search engine after Google. Companies are exploring online virtual platforms such as second life, Minecraft, Unity, etc. Business Training eLL

SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture

The Peformance Improvement

Steve Foreman, in an article for Learning Solutions Magazine , describes XAPI this way: The xAPI operates based on activity streams, a model that uses software to track things people do. The idea of tracking activity streams emerged from social networking and is used by sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus. These are behaviors of a learning culture. image from Pixabay ].

Challenges and Solutions of creating e-Learning Solutions for an Enterprise-Wide Global Audience


In recent years, the market for e-learning services and platforms is growing rapidly in the corporate environment. Creating a learning solution at par with varying technology options and connectivity:  Selecting a single platform and format for an e-learning initiative is of prime importance as it directly affects the efficacy of the program. contact-form-7]. Learning

eLearning Tech and Trends for 2015

eLearning Chef

Those tools that can really improve upon Responsive Design delivery and significant cross-platform compatibility will have a strong advantage. Use of video to deliver eLearning will surge due to improved tools, increased bandwidth at less cost, more self-production capabilities, and a strong implementation of video streaming services. The more ‘analytics’ a platform offers, the stronger the candidate (even if reports are never actually run). Platforms. SCORM, xAPI, LTI, CMI-5. SCORM will continue to be popular, it’s still far too entrenched. Anything can be tracked?

Twelve Ways to Add Value to Open Source LMS Systems

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Video streaming Moodle does not stream video effectively. For better streaming experience third party integration with services like YouTube, Kaltura and so on. Open source platforms such as Open Meetings or Big Blue Button can be integrated with Moodle to bring in this capability. I've been too wrapped up thinking about interactivity to pay attention to the pains learning managers must go through for making their Moodle implementations effective. User Management User management is the starting point in making Moodle successful. well-customized Moodle can do that. 5.