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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.

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

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.

Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact

knowledgeable and demanding customers, risk and compliance requirements and more— but they must also be prepared to shift gears in mid-stream—acquiring more or different. be difficult to effectively retrofit microlearning into their platforms. Components of an ideal Microlearning Platform While technologies exist for distributing and aggregating microlearning, they are not.

Why your Enterprise Social Network is your most valuable social learning platform

Jane Hart

For this reason the new enterprise social platforms (like Enterprise Social Networks (ESNs) that underpin social collaboration are your most valuable social learning platforms. as these platforms are designed to foster collaboration, communication and knowledge sharing among employees. This is the article I wrote for the January edition of Inside Learning Technologies magazine.

Is Multiple Activity Streams the Way Forward for Enterprise Platforms?

ID Reflections

Before I move on let me briefly explain how Jive --whichpowers our social platform--works. Jive offers users the ability to customizetheir two activity streams--one stream reflects everything the user is Following on the platform and thisincludes people, places and content. As is wont to happen withactivity streams, content quickly moves below the fold and runs the risk ofgetting overlooked. Both these applications make my Twitter use abreeze by allowing me to set my filters and create multiple streams. And reflects how far we have come. don't think so.

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!

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.

Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough

of respondents are looking to leave their current LMS platform and move to a new provider. The LMS is purpose built to do only one thing – stream learning modules to learners. On the other hand, LMSs – with their complex, centralized platforms – dictate that you drive. Mobile technologies to deliver information when and where learners want it – and on their platform of choice.

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.

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.

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!

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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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. 

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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 ?

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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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?

On Fire in 2013 – What’s going to be hot in e-learning

eLearning 24-7

Right now, you have to upload the course as you would with your SCORM wrapper, where you self-upload or use the course within an online mobile platform from your authoring tool vendor. Whether it is a mobile learning platform, authoring tool or a LMS/LCMS – TinCan will be huge. Ability to communicate instances between the mobile device and the SaaS platform. HTML5. Notes.

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Why you should sell courses online, and how you can do it.


With the rise of various different types of elearning platforms it is now easier than ever for instructors and companies to sell courses online and bring in an extra revenue stream. After the buyer has located the course on the eCommerce platform they will proceed to the checkout. Choosing the right platform. Some platforms to help you sell courses online.

Enhance Your Mobile Learning Delivery with 7 Eye-openers.


But in the past few years it has emerged as a sustainable learning platform. They are also keen on accessing social networking sites and streaming or downloading video or audio content via smartphones and mobiles. So the mobile platform itself poses no barriers for adoption of mLearning. Elements like audio and video run well on the platform. Will it benefit them?

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Top 10 NextGen LMSs for 2015-2016

eLearning 24-7

The system has the whole content stream look that I have been seeing recently – okay – over the past year – that can work in some cases and in others not so much.  Or not – after all, we have nine to go. #9 Frog   –  K-12 platform, but for me I still think K-6 is their sweet spot.  This is a social learning platform, where the social plays into that wall of content stream I mentioned earlier (as a fast and growing trend).  What does another K-12 platform have in common with their competitors? What I am seeing. Less statistics. 

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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.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Sadly though many still are in the dark on true mobile learning – i.e. not accessing their platform via a mobile web browser. The next day or whenever he has a connection to the Internet, his data gets pushed out from the device and pulled into the platform or tool. OnPoint Digital – M-Learning platform. Communities tied to courses rather than the entire platform.

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Evaluating Facebook and Twitter for e-Learning


If your answer is that it might be able to play a supportive role to a fuller e-learning system, or maybe serve as a lightweight e-learning platform, but cannot really compete with a full blown LMS in flexibility and suitability to the task, then the current status of Facebook-enabled e-learning seems to agree with you. Facebook and Twitter. Specifically, are they any good for e-learning?

Reflections of a mooc unvirgin

E-Learning Provocateur

Not only were the content streams logically sequenced and accessible in advance, but the administrative aspects of the course were outlined under a dedicated “what, where, how and when” page. The course was supported by social media groups across several platforms, including Twitter, Google+ and Facebook. also considered the independent(?) The mooc was well prepared.

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