Video Formatting for Online Learning
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
When putting your videos online, there are so many different format options to consider. Compressing and formatting your video recordings include resolution, bit rate, and frame rate. A few common file types for video recordings are.MOV,MP4,AVI,WMV. Format. 720p HD Video – 16:9 aspect ratio. 1080p HD Video – 16:9 aspect ratio.
5 Video Formats for Effective Sales Training [Infographic]
MARCH 9, 2017
Video-based learning is dramatically transforming the way salespeople are trained. Today, many companies are using videos to create highly effective training programs for their salespeople, rapidly, with minimum expenditure. Video-based learning is ideal to address the challenges sales reps face – tight timelines, low retention of training, and being constantly on the move.
The Value of Video Learning
Your Training Edge
OCTOBER 28, 2015
In this article, I would be focused around one of its most important elements that contributes significantly towards its success, and that is the video learning. It is to be noted that video learning is not confined to academics at all; rather it’s also becoming a concrete part of corporate trainings and online learning experiences. But which format to use for videos?
Creating E-learning Videos: 5 Video Editing Tools That’ll Help
JULY 19, 2016
When you are given an option to choose a 5 minute-video or a 10 page document to learn a concept, what would you choose? 90 % of them chose video over text. It’s quiet obvious videos are more engaging and help comprehend knowledge better than text. As a result, most learning designers choose to use videos to teach learners complex concepts. Video Pad.
5 Best Practices Of Developing an E-Learning Video
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
Video – an immensely popular media, used extensively in the world of corporate training. A survey conducted by Training Zone revealed 98% of organizations are likely to implement video as part of their online learning strategy by the end 2016. Are you too planning to join the video-based learning bandwagon? Planning well for the video. Where will the video be shot?
3 Lessons Learned from Adding Video into My Company’s Newsletter
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
A lot of people had very specific requests, but I noticed that a lot of the requests had one thing in common…they wanted more video content. At TechSmith, we’re always looking to experiment with video in new ways, and this time was no different. Here are the three key lessons I learned by adding video into our monthly newsletter. How about a video letter from the editor?!
Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real
OCTOBER 16, 2007
I was recently asked what video format to use and particularly about the differences between the Flash Video Format (FLV) and Windows Media - WMV Format. In The Rise of Flash Video - Tom Green tells us: This is not to say QuickTime and Windows Media are dead technologies. They aren't by a long shot, but when it comes to putting video on the web, the Flash Player has rapidly become the only game in town. Market Penetration The Flash player is installed on a higher percentage of end user computers than any other video format.
How Can You Use Interactive Videos For Microlearning-Based Training
MAY 30, 2016
In this article, I will showcase how the use of interactive videos can help you craft rich media, high impact microlearning-based training. Creating Effective Microlearning-Based Training With Interactive Videos. Learning and Development professionals the world over realize this and are exploring different ways and formats of microlearning to leverage on the power of “less is more”.
Turn Passivity To Interactivity: How To Use Interactive Videos For Learner Engagement
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
The popularity of videos and increased use of mobile learning or mLearning have led to extensive usage of videos in online training. Even though videos appeal to the learners, they are passive. This article highlights how to use interactive videos for learner engagement by negating that passivity. Using Interactive Videos For Learner Engagement. 2004, and TinCan.
How to Add Video to eLearning on a Budget
DECEMBER 15, 2014
There’s no doubt video is an essential component in your eLearning tool box. Video can enhance learning retention by accommodating multiple learning styles, including aural, visual, verbal, and even kinesthetic learning styles. Fortunately, DIY-type videos are do-able for amateurs. YouTube is a great source of information in ready-made video format.
Workshop, E-Learning or Video? A question of strategy
MARCH 31, 2012
Should we use e-learning via the LMS or video on the intranet? We also need to consider what is lost when we move training out of the workshop and into a self-directed modality, such as e-learning or video. Video. Well produced videos can be fantastic for both communicating a message and providing the “how do I?” How should we go about it? Workshop.
Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How
NOVEMBER 27, 2016
There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free. You can even host your corporate training videos on them. Training videos are not for advertising, branding, or marketing to promote on the web and social media platforms. So, it’s better to host your corporate training videos on a Learning Management System (LMS). How to Host Videos on an LMS.
Using Video in eLearning
OCTOBER 24, 2012
by Dean Hawkinson One of the growing trends in eLearning and mLearning these days is the use of video. Video, when used properly, can be a very effective tool in supporting the learning process, whether as a part of an eLearning course or as standalone videos delivered via mobile devices. I have been involved in several training projects that included video, and thought I would offer some thoughts around best practices and cautions when using video in an eLearning course. For this article, I would like to focus on video in an eLearning course.
Microlearning Videos: 5 Tips to Create Engaging Snippets
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
It can be in multiple formats – videos, podcasts, infographics, blogs, games – not more than 5 minutes long. Of these, video is the most common format. Creating a microlearning video, however, is not like creating any other learning video. Here are 5 tips to create engaging microlearning videos: 1. Have one learning objective per video.
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
Video Marketing has been traditionally thought to be conjoined with products, services or informing consumers about upcoming releases in connection to the first 2. Every learning and development executive needs to have various tools at their disposal to create the right format of content to serve a specific kind of audience.
Create a Holiday Greeting Card Video with Camtasia Studio 8.4 – Part 1
DECEMBER 15, 2014
You might share them via text or social media, however, have you ever considered using Camtasia Studio to create holiday video cards to make your images come alive with music and your voice? In this tutorial, you will create a winter holiday greeting card video using Camtasia Studio. The project contains all of the media you need to create your greeting card video. link].
Creating a Simple Video in Windows Movie Maker
The Learning Dispatch
MAY 1, 2014
There are plenty of ways to create a video using a free solution. Windows Movie Maker comes prepackaged with Windows operating systems and is more than capable of producing a decent video. What you''ll need: Windows Movie Maker (download here ) A video file ( here is a list of supported video formats, under "What kind of files can I import?".
E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?
JUNE 25, 2012
Video. In their rush to jump on the video bandwagon, many screen recording software companies are adding this capability. Frankly, I am a fan of it, but if you are going this route than offer the following: Multiple tracks of video – rather than a track or two. Ability to convert various types of video formats to other video formats. The total amount of time to save and publish video with effects is longer depending on the number of transitions and effects. If you have a good to excellent video card – it will make a difference.
Articulate Storyline: Trim Videos
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 28, 2015
by Kevin Siegel You can easily insert videos into Storyline from just about any video format. From the Media group, click Video drop-down menu and choose Video From File. I was working on a project recently and inserted a video onto one of my Storyline slides using the step above. Upon previewing the slide, I saw that a portion of the video needed to be trimmed. Fortunately, trimming a portion of a video is just as easy as inserting a video.
How to Add Closed Captions to Video and Audio in Lectora
DECEMBER 29, 2014
Part I: How to Add Closed Captions to Video Files. Step A: Insert Your Video File into Lectora/Lectora Online. Locate and drag the desired video file into your title, or alternatively, from the Insert ribbon, select Insert Video File. Browse for and select the desired video file. Lectora and Lectora Online support adding captions to FLV and MP4 video formats.
The path toward better partner channel learning content
JANUARY 29, 2016
Docebo supports virtually every type of literature and video format, and recent upgrades to the video player improve accountability by allowing administrators to disable fast-forward, while boosting accessibility by enabling subtitles. The more product knowledge and information your partners and resellers acquire, the more effective they’ll be, right? When was it last updated?
E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format
JUNE 22, 2016
When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. If the tool does not support the image, video, or audio format you want to import, you will have to waste time converting them into the required format. Audio (F6) formats include MP3 and WAV.
Not All Micro-Learning is Created Equal
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
A single piece of micro-learning content, for example, might be a short video that’s just a few minutes long and contain a few key points or tips on single topic. The study examined the average time students spent watching videos of various lengths for their online courses and found that students were watching most of the content in a video when its length was nine minutes or less.
How To Convert Video Files: Sorensen Squeeze
The eLearning Coach
JUNE 27, 2012
In this big universe of computers and mobile devices, video format incompatibilities can be a looming problem for multimedia learning professionals. Perhaps you’re wondering how to deal with video for Apple devices. And then there’s the issue of video acronyms that [.] Post from: The eLearning Coach How To Convert Video Files: Sorensen Squeeze. VideoYou might not be sure how to convert MOV, MP4 and AVI to FLV.
5 Awesome e-Learning Podcasts
AUGUST 11, 2015
With topics from how to integrate LMSs into your training to how to create great video courses to examinations of blended learning trends, the show covers a lot of ground. There is supplemental video available, as well. Video formats are available for this podcast, as well. Featured-Blog eLearning elearning podcasts eLearning VideoWho doesn’t enjoy listening to an entertaining and thought-provoking podcast these days? Podcasts are especially handy for busy e-Learning and training professionals that want to keep up on industry updates and best practices.
Adobe Captivate 5.5: At Long Last. Publish Support for Apple Mobile Devices
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 14, 2011
You can now record new Captivate videos specifically for Apple devices, and you can re-publish existing content so that it will run on Apple devices. To create an eLearning video for Apple devices, begin the recording process as you normally would ( File > Record new project ). MP4 is the video format used for publishing to Apple devices and YouTube.
Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. The ability to make a screencast video can also be used to showcase your creativity when playing games like Minecraft and recreating scenes from movies and/or filming music videos in simulation games like The Sims. edit and annotate a video after it has been filmed. can add screen captions to your video.
Camtasia Small Business Test Drive: Week 2
FEBRUARY 6, 2012
They also shared with us a little about their process, how they prepare and edit their videos, what challenges they faced, etc. We also upload finished videos and share links from screencast.com. Screencasts create a lasting resource that clients respond well to, and can continue to refer to long after the video has been shared. So you had two different goals for the video.
Better Productivity with Raptivity: A Story of Customer Centricity
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
OCTOBER 3, 2011
Raptivity now shows helpful information such as recommended image size, sound bit rate, video format, size, frame rate etc alongside the customization window. When Yehudi Menuhin was asked: "What has music taught you?" he replied: "It has taught me to listen." It is no different with product design. You design products in a flash of inspiration, and keep making them better by listening to your customers. The Raptivity 6.5 release is full of productivity features that are based on ideas that come straight from the trenches. Here are some examples.
eLearning: The Origins of a Training Methodology
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
My first attempts at creating software video training was with a program called CameraMan. That program was ahead of its time, allowing you to capture your mouse actions, add captions and audio, and then publish into a video format that could be viewed on most computers. by Kevin Siegel I've been creating eLearning since the early 1990s.
Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Creating a software training with static images and text: For many software trainings, learning content need not be too interactive or in video format. Though a video is more immersive, many learners prefer to read the text and can very well understand the features with related images. Added to that, is the cost of printing learning content to be distributed in the classroom.
PowerPoint 2010: Converting Presentations to Movies
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 13, 2011
PowerPoint 2010 has a new feature allowing presentations to quickly and easily be saved directly to.wmv (Windows Media Video) format. From the Save as Type drop-down menu, select Windows Media Video (*.wmv). Notice the Creating video progress bar appears at the bottom of your screen. Following these directions, you can take the long way to insert videos from YouTube into your presentation. Using this method will allow you to make a movie from your presentation in which the video will play. by AJ George. Choose File > Save As.
Secrets of Video Demo Timeline (cpvc project)
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
This post will explain the more specific features of the Timeline panel in a Video Demo project (cpvc file). Timeline in a CPVC or Video Demo Project. CPVC-files are created with the Video Demo application packed with Captivate. Those projects are pure video files, they can only be published to a video format (MP4 – H264 codec). Intro. Color codes?
M-Learning’s dirty little secrets
MAY 13, 2013
Apple’s incompatibility with Flash is widely known, but then there are the audio and video formats to consider. You may still need to accommodate peculiarities such as video formats, but with a bit of clever coding you can make the same course device agnostic. I have a confession to make. It tanked. But my confession is not that it tanked. SECRET #3. Oh the quirks!