PowerPoint 2010: Inserting YouTubeVideos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the latest version (2010), uploading videos from the web is easier than ever. Here's how:  Find the video you would like to insert into your PowerPoint presentation on YouTube (or any other video site with an Embed code like Vimeo or MetaCafe). by AJ George.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

In 2010, the RCAT market continued its upswing and nothing indicates to me it will be changing anytime soon. 2010 E-Learning 24/7 Awards (No official icon logo handed out to winners, rather just a “WHOO-HOO&# – uh, you can make that sound to yourself.thank you). Market Trends Update 2010. Support for Office 2010. The end of the year is here, okay in just a few short weeks, but for those on vacation, the festivities have already began.

Soundcloud - Embed addtional audio in course

Take an e-Learning Break

Here's a nifty tool that you can use to embed audio files (besides the ones that come up on the page) into a course as a web object. Check it out: [link] Watch a demo using Ariculate Presenter: [link

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How to Embed Learning Goals in Stories

Vignettes Learning

Gist: Converting learning goals into stories by allowing the characters to show and tell the desired outcomes. I just read Roger Shank ’s article in eLearn Magazine on Learning through Storytelling, Not Documents. A couple of points struck me: People love telling stories listening to them.

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Integrate Your E-Learning with Google Docs

Integrated Learnings

In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to embed a survey created in Google Docs into a Lectora project. Get the embed code from Google Docs. Go to the Form(0) menu and choose Embed form on a webpage. Paste embed code in to External HTML object. by Jonathan Shoaf.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Yes, I know you can embed real interactivity into courseware via games, branched simulations, virtual worlds etc, but hardly anyone does that. A touch dramatic, isn’t it? Now that I have your attention, please bear with me.

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How to Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint to Gamify Your Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

If you prefer to use the second option, From a Video Embed Code , you can copy and paste the video embed code from YouTube into the box provided. You will find this code underneath the original video by clicking on Share -> Embed : The methods described above embed a video that will only play when an Internet connection is available. It is possible to add a YouTube video in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010 as well, but the process is more complicated.

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PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: Save a Presentation with Embedded Fonts

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

To prevent missing fonts from being an issue, there's a  good chance  you can embed the fonts you used to ensure your presentations look the way you designed them. the Mac versions of PowerPoint can't embed fonts, nor can they use fonts embedded in a PC-born presentation. If you're using a PC, the fonts need to be TrueType for them to embed. If you are using PowerPoint 2010, choose  File > Save As.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

OpenSimulator is released under a BSD License, making it both open source, and commercially friendly to embed in products. Here are even a few more alternatives to Second Life for you to check out. OpenSimulator or OpenSim Building in OpenSim. OpenSimulator is a 3D Application Server.

Simple Steps to Insert a YouTube Video in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

In the upper right corner of the video’s YouTube page, you’ll see a URL line and an Embed line. Highlight and copy all the code on the Embed line. Then paste the Embed code from YouTube into the Custom HTML area. By Jay Lambert.

Training vs. Learning: When all you really need to do is communicate

Bottom-Line Performance

With the quantify of information we are all fed each day, designing solutions that are more about helping us locate information and less about attempting to embed things in memory is a critical need.

What is HTML 5?

eLearning Cyclops

Here are some of the improvements that will be found in HTML 5: There will be new tags that make it much easier to embed applications and handle interactive elements. I have been hearing more and more about HTML 5 during the past year.

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Yes, your Captivate Sim can drive your Lectora Course

Integrated Learnings

Frequently, we embed Adobe Captivate simulations within a Lectora eLearning course. Autoadvance Lectora when the Learner finishes a Captivate Simulation. By Jay Lambert. The two authoring tools actually work together really well.

How Will the iPad Change Interactive Learning?

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Being connected at all times will mean the opportunity to embed social learning experiences in structured learning. One of the things that has always bothered me about m-learning is the small form factor of a smartphone device.

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Harvard ManageMentor: Some thoughts in response.

ID Reflections

Our approach is an important differentiator because we integrate and embed the collaboration capabilities within a specific topic. Preamble Yesterday, I received a note from Harvard Business Publishing with a request to review their article, Our Take on Social Learning Tools.

3 Ways to Link in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

The benefit to using this method is that you can embed a link in the middle of text. Benefits : Uses Lectora's powerful Action system, Embeds in text, uses tag. by Jonathan Shoaf. As a developer you learn quickly that there are always multiple solutions to a problem.

Public Data Explorer - Google Labs

eLearning Cyclops

FYI: You can embed your charts into a webpage or blog (like the examples above), which are updated automatically so the data is current. Google Labs recently released their Public Data Explorer. You can create charts and visualizations with public data sets. I created the examples below from data provided by the World Bank. The amount of data provided by the World Bank is impressive.

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Collaboration: A mantra that makes work play!

ID Reflections

This is based on how leaders mainly embed their beliefs, values and assumptions in the fabric of their organisation.

Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3

eLearning 24-7

While this market has always existed, it is clearly taking a whole new form in two areas: Strong emphasis to embed into a web site or blog. Classtools.net K12, A, PY, Unknown on types of questions, Ads, embed in blogs, wikis and web sites. MyStudiyo All, PY, unknown types of questions, create multimedia and interactive quizzes to embed in your web site, blog. QuizStar A, M/C, T/F, S/A, Multilingual, duplicate quizzes, multimedia embed into quizzes, stats.

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Transforming the consumption of education

Moodle Journal

There is a course manager that allows you to set-up and manage your courses, where you can embed existing PowerPoint’s, Word files and PDF’s, setup quizzes, forums etc. If you would like to publish your course materials on the Internet, but have no access to a virtual learning environment, then Nixty.com , with a promotion handle of ‘Empowering Education for Everyone’, could very likely be just the service that you are looking for.

Emerging Trends in Interactivity that Training Professionals Cannot Ignore

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

It’s extremely easy to embed social interactions to bring content alive. TeemingPod is another tool that lets you embed social interactions into your training content. In this post I would like to relate five emerging trends in interactivity that training professionals cannot ignore. I will also name a few tools that help you leverage those trends. Interactive Presentations Presenters are increasingly relying upon interactive elements to help their presentations come alive.

The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro | Change to learn

Challenge to Learn

Skip to content Homepage Kasper Spiro Change to learn “ On a mission to make EasyGenerator the best and most successful e-Learning authoring tool in the world ” ‹ Ukrainian visit The mission of EasyGenerator according to Kasper Spiro › November 24, 2010 The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro Two weeks ago, I wrote a blog about starting up my work as CEO for EasyGenerator.

Triple “E” learning

Spark Your Interest

Anyhoo, my latest ‘triad’ is the concept of embed, extend, and enhance when it comes to using online tools in organizational learning, which might eventually become tripleE or somthing catchy. Embed - if learning is embedded in workflow or work processes, integrated with operations it is more likely to help people do their jobs. I have a quirk. An idiosyncracy. A weirdness. I group in 3’s. I can’t help myself.

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Make a Quiz on the Cloud (ProProfs Quiz Maker)

eLearning Cyclops

Although you can embed the quiz in blogs and sites, it uses iFrames, which does not play nice with my WordPress blog, otherwise I would have done so here. There is a new addition to the Free Cloud Apps page , it's ProProfs Quiz Maker. Quiz Maker is a quick and easy way to build a quiz that is hosted on the cloud. No software needed, it is completely web-based. You can easily post a link to your quiz from a blog or web page.

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How To Create Successful M-Learning Strategy: mLearnCon – Part I

Upside Learning

These present real possibilities to embed m-learning right into the workflow of your learner, making just-in-time learning or performance support possible.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #12

Upside Learning

Dots are instant blogs, and can contain anything (text, pictures, video, media, embeds) Dots are wiki-like, but their creator has to approve all edits, assuring each dot evolves along a consistent point-of-view. Do Serious Games Work? Results from Three Studies.

Digital Interaction Design to Tangible Interaction Design

Upside Learning

It’s really quite simple – as a designer of physical things, you must now decide whether to embed software in the ‘thing’, something that’s very common these days. Interaction design is almost always a synthesis of traditional methods and approaches from varied established disciplines.

Using Computer Programming to Develop Thinking Skills

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

The Logo Turtle embeds geometry and motion and allows children to bring their bodily experiences/knowledge to the learning process. Children deserve to have fun when learning computers. SPARK Institute of Technology promises just that: a series of innovative and "full-of-fun" courses and class activities. Recently I talked to Abhay Joshi, their founder, who is a technology entrepreneur and educator.

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How professionals learn

Clive on Learning

They are not game for follow-up activities designed to embed the learning. Viv Cole drew my attention on his From the Coleface blog to an interesting article by Des Woods and Henry Marsden published recently in the UK's Training Journal called How Professionals Learn (sorry, but you'll have to pay for the download). Woods and Marsden focused their article on senior staff working in professional service firms (accountants, lawyers, etc.),

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #10

Upside Learning

It’s an HTML5 video player that will allow you to easily embed videos in any page, blog or site using the latest modern web standards. ELIPS Studio 3. ELIPS Studio 3 is a cross-platform mobile application SDK based on Adobe’s Flex Builder.

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

I also included a free PowerPoint elearning template to celebrate the holidays and a great 2010! How to embed fonts in PowerPoint.

World's BEST Presentation Contest Winners

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

from JESSEDEE Embed YOU SUCK AT POWERPOINT! I just clicked through the 1st Place winner. Very well done. I started out not interested in the content because I'm not a smoker and now most of the nasty facts, and statistics.

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[Infographic] Creating Infographics for Your Training


You can embed the image above on your site by copying this code: Mindflash Blog.

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Web 3.0 and onwards

Learning with e's

Tracking back I could see that many people had discovered the presentation and had deemed it worthy enough to embed within their own websites and blogs, and that many more had commented on Twitter and elsewhere. Web 3.0: The way forward? View more presentations from Steve Wheeler.

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Giving it all away

Learning with e's

Some also embed my slideshows into their own websites and blogs, which disseminates my ideas even further afield. How much do you freely share on the Web? If you are a user of any Web 2.0

4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great


Here’s how to use Screenr: And, here’s how to embed a Screenr in your PowerPoint presentation: Tool #4: Cacoo for diagramming or flow charts.

Web feats 2: Slideshare

Learning with e's

They can 'like' or 'favourite' your slideshow, download it for easier reading, or even embed it into their own blog or website using the coding the site provides for each individual slideset. Yesterday I published the first of my Web feats - the social bookmarking tool Delicious.