Low-Cost Test and Quiz Tool Comparison

Tony Karrer

I’ve recently been working with Sameer Bhatia the CEO of ProProfs as I was going through an evaluation of various online tools that support easy, fast, low-cost testing and quiz tools. Evaluation Criteria For the specific need I was looking at, I was looking for the following out of a solution: Cost : Is the tool free or very-low cost to use? It has a free and a low-cost version. Low cost.

LMS Low-Cost Webinars Hosted eCommerce Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

They are early stage, so low-cost would be good. What’s hurting the LMS market 2010 LMS Products of the Year LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers Low Cost LMS - Help Needed Why it’s hard to find an LMS LMS Spotlight: Topyx LMS vendors: R u hearing us? I was talking with a startup that has an existing audience and now want to provide a monthly subscription for access to training to this audience.

Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

In my experience, small businesses (500 or less users) are the ideal audience for a low cost system. This does not mean that anyone who has more than 5,000 users should be a system in the low cost mode, but rather these systems are definitely suited to this business size. Are there low cost systems for the education market? Low cost systems are typically SaaS based (then again, the LMS industry as a whole is more SaaS based than hosted on your servers).

Low-cost LMSs with e-commerce

Janet Clarey

I had someone contact for advice on finding (really) low-cost LMSs with e-commerce capability. Tags: Uncategorized e-commerce LMS low-cost Can you help this small training group find a solution? Initially I mentioned Moodle for this small training group of three people but they had already determined it wasn’t going to fit their needs. Here are their needs: Hosted solution. Merchant interface. Easy administration.

Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/26/2010 Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010 Getting new ideas and tips concerning e-Learning is important to me. Based on my favorite e-Learning blogs I created the following list with my Top 10 e-Learning blog posts for 2010. > Which is your favorite e-Learning blog post for 2010? Susan Nash December 27, 2010 5:14 PM Christoforos Online said.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

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May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Our customers benefit from low-cost and self-management with no technical knowledge required. John -- by "bottled pilot" are you thinking more of a tactical implementation -- low point entry to LMS to test the waters? Moodle in 2010 Kineo Insights Webinar: Challenges and Best Practi.

Elements For Constructing Social Learning Environments

Upside Learning

While some of these tools cost money, the bulk of them are free. She covered the major tools that can be used to create a Social Learning Environment for free or at a low cost.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. Learning Coach Model Very Powerful In 2010, I had a great experience where Dr. Joel Harband wrote a series of articles for my blog on Text-to-Speech in eLearning. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5. I really think that 2010 marks the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash.

The 35 Dollar Tablet Computer

Upside Learning

Am I glad to hear this; it was high time India jumped on the low-cost tablet and its happened! With a package pricing approaching 35 USD, and finally to cost even less, it seems economical as well.

Knowledge Management vs. Knowledge Creation

The Peformance Improvement

What we need are new approaches to creating knowledge, ones that take advantage of the new digital infrastructure's ability to lower the interaction costs among us all — ones that mobilize big, diverse groups of participants to innovate and create new value. Participants need to have an easy and low cost way of observing and contributing to the conversation. Is KM dead?

Custom LMS Anymore?

Tony Karrer

I’ve seen it numerous times, but I feel like some of the low cost LMS or rapid LMS solutions would make more sense? Happy new year. I took some time off from blogging over the holidays. I’m just now getting back into the swing of things. To help me get moving, I just posted Storyboard Templates and iPhones – Best of December 2009 over on eLearning Learning. Some great content posted back in December that I need to go back and review.

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Rapid eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

eLearningTemplates.com is a service to provide only high-quality, extremely interactive, easy to use, low-cost template solutions for other eLearning professionals. The goal is to provide you with some amazing assets to help you develop some amazing training. Most of the templates can easily be used in most rapid elearning software (Articulate Presenter, Adobe Captivate, Rapid Intake, Adobe Presenter, and more). Learn more about rapid eLearning templates.

Temporary Employee Engagement

The Peformance Improvement

They want low-cost, transient employees and, at the same time, they want an involved and committed workforce. Business Week calls them the “disposable worker”. These are the temps, contractors, contingent workers, and free-lancers who fill the gaps when a company has a job to do but would rather hire short-term employees than make a long-term commitment to so-called “permanent” employees. It used to be that these temporary workers were the exception; now they are the rule.

Quick News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

This is not a mega list of everything that is out there, but rather key picks that have “the essentials&# , and are either FREE or extremely low cost (under $30). BTW, I am not affiliated with nor will ever be affiliated with any of the software products. The Essentials. The new pages of E-Learning 24/7 can be found under “The E-Learning Essentials&#.

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Quick News and Notes and Next Week’s Topic

eLearning 24-7

This is not a mega list of everything that is out there, but rather key picks that have “the essentials&# , and are either FREE or extremely low cost (under $30). BTW, I am not affiliated with nor will ever be affiliated with any of the software products. The Essentials. The new pages of E-Learning 24/7 can be found under “The E-Learning Essentials&#.

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SCORM Cloud- Will It Really Change The Game?

Upside Learning

Low cost of SCORM player. In addition to my comments on point 2, if you are using the SCORM Cloud with your LMS which doesn’t have SCORM capability I am guessing that along with the pricing (based on registrations) there would be cost of integrating your LMS with the SCORM Cloud.

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LMS Solution for Simple Partner Compliance Training

Tony Karrer

But it’s almost like my background with and knowledge of all the different LMS products (see LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers , Low Cost Learning Management Systems , Rapid Learning Management Systems and Open Source Learning Management Systems ) feels like it’s hurting me in this task. would cost.

Why Open Content is Not Yet Adopted in the Workplace

Kapp Notes

The concept seems straightforward--a no brainer, take content that is used by many different organizations, and share it with others so that the overall cost is extremely low or free. But they are not the only initiative, there is the Open High School of Utah and the Flat World Knowledge project that is focusing on creating open, low cost books and Yale Open courses offers select introductory courses online.

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Facebook for e-Learning

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Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

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Reduce travel costs, save time, and increase productivity with a web conferencing solution thats easy to access and simple to use. More here - [link] November 1, 2010 11:33 AM Meri said. Would love to hear your feedback: [link] November 1, 2010 1:05 PM Christoforos Online said.

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

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Is the Recession Bad for Effective Learning Solutions?

Upside Learning

It soon caught on as a medium which is now used as a part of learning strategy (in context of workplace learning ) and not only helped companies save costs on a recurring basis but it evolved as a ‘learning’ delivery medium.

Free e-Learning books

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Using Teleseminars For Training

The eLearning Coach

Teleseminars offer a low-cost, low-tech alternative to synchronous training. Post from: The eLearning Coach Using Teleseminars For Training.

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The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter

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Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 elements

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Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning

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e-Learning Glossaries

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Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

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The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

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Ideas, Tips, and Resources for Using Video in Your Online Training

Mindflash

While these amateur videos may not always be of the highest quality they are less labor intensive to create, they’re more pointed, have a more realistic tone, and they’re low cost to produce. I have a love/hate relationship with training videos.

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