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7 Reasons LearnDash Is the Best LMS for Developers

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Trying to decide which LMS will give you the most control and flexibility as a developer? Look no further than LearnDash.

How to Use Group Leaders and User Roles in LearnDash

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Need to give certain users special privileges without making them full admins? Here’s how assigning user roles can help. Online courses of all sizes frequently run into issues where they need to give different users special privileges and permissions to run their course more effectively. Doing so effectively means knowing how to set up User Groups and designate Group Leaders in ways that will accomplish the goals you want for your course.

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Certificate Builder Has Arrived!

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The easiest, most flexible course certificate creation tool available on the market! We know that when you selected LearnDash for your online courses, you did so in order to have access the best of e-learning innovation.

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PowerPack for LearnDash

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FREE add-on gives you access to 50 helpful modules for your LearnDash powered courses. Today we are pleased to let you know about a brand new add-on that you can use today for your LearnDash powered site — PowerPack for LearnDash.

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5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development

In 2021, many of your competitors will invest in talent development software. If you make the right decision, invest in the right software, and if your organization is willing to use it, you can realize five decisive competitive advantages. To see those advantages, download Paycor’s latest guide, 5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development.

LearnDash Performance, Supercharged!

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Significant performance upgrades bring your LearnDash powered courses a best-in-class user experience. I am thrilled to announce the next step in the progression of LearnDash in the form of Version 3.4!

8 Questions to Ask Before Developing Your Online Course

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How to define your objectives before creating an online learning program. Starting an online learning program is an exciting and challenging endeavor. However, most courses take a lot of time to prepare, and you should know what you’re getting into before you start.

4 Learning Theories Every Online Educator Should Know

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Because understanding how we learn influences how we teach. If I had to guess, I would say that most online educators don’t think of themselves as “instructional designers.”

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4 Ways to Establish Trust With New Learners

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How do you convince learners who have never heard of you that you’re an expert in your subject area? The biggest challenge of any course creator, once they’ve built an online course, is to get learners to sign up.

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Tips for Developing ELearning In-House

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If your organization is in need of course development, then you generally have two options: create the material in-house, or outsource the development to another firm. There is not a clear-cut answer as to which you should choose as it is dependent on a variety of factors. That said, I have found that many organizations will first try to keep content development and management in-house to leverage their current workforce.

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

Should You Offer Certification as Part of Your Online Course?

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Certification can be a valuable addition to your course offerings, but it’s not the right fit for everyone. You’ve developed an online program. What do learners get when they finish?

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Critical Elements of Instructional Design

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While each elearning project is unique in its own right, there are still a handful of shared characteristics no matter what the topic or who the audience. If you are developing elearning courses, over time you start to pick up on these patterns. In fact, with enough practice, much of this becomes second nature. Still, it can be helpful to create a checklist so that you are always sure that your courses take into consideration the components that span across all projects.

How to Earn Social Proof for Your Online Course

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What is social proof, and why do you need it for your marketing? One of the greatest challenges for any business when trying to win over new customers lies in convincing them that they are a worthwhile investment.

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LearnDash Plans for 2021

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Prepare for a very active year! Happy New Year, LearnDashers! I think we are all glad 2020 is behind us as we look forward to great things to come this year.

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Bridging the Gap Between HR and Safety

Members of HR are known for taking on different types of tasks. Safety training isn’t always one of them, but in reality, it makes sense that it should be. Learn how safety aligns with the goals of any HR team and how managing it can make your job easier.

How a Mobile App Can Benefit Online Learning

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Your courses are available via web browser on a mobile device. Is that just as good as an app? A primary concern for many course creators is that their content is not only accessible, but that it provides a good user experience as well.

Why Drip-Feeding Content is Crucial for ELearning

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When it comes to elearning programs, drip-feeding is all the rage these days. That said, the whole “drip-feed” terminology is new to many people (although most are familiar with the concept). “Drip-feeding” is just a fancy way of saying, “scheduled lesson delivery” Essentially, you can determine when you want certain content in your course to become available after someone purchase or signs-up for a course.

New LearnDash Starter Templates for Astra Theme!

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Getting started with a fully functional online course website just got easier! If you are currently using LearnDash, or are thinking about choosing us for your LMS, then I have great news to share!

6 Critical Things to Look For When Choosing an LMS

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How to choose a learning management system for your online course. When it comes to online education, very few decisions are as critical for the success of your course as your choice of Learning Management Systems (LMS).

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3 Guiding Principles to Support the Human Dimension in Learning

Speaker: Dr. Amy Titus, Managing Director in Human Capital at Deloitte Consulting

Join Dr. Amy Titus, Managing Director in Human Capital at Deloitte Consulting, for her exclusive session where she will be discussing the 3 guiding principles for the future of learning, and how these can affect the design of work in organizations.

How to Work with Subject Matter Experts to Improve Your Course

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Collaborating with an expert can bring new insights and increase the value of your program. No matter how well you know a subject, there will always be areas where another expert can offer new insight or knowledge.

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Do Niche Online Courses Sell?

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How do you know if there is a market for your specialized online course? One of the biggest struggles first-time educators face when they launch a new course lies in finding a promising subject.

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ThriveCart Integration With Order Bumps and Upsell Support!

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Maximize your course revenue by using ThriveCart’s powerful marketing tools! Today we’re excited to announce the release of our newest add-on, ThriveCart, giving you the ability to use this popular e-commerce shopping cart to sell your LearnDash courses. What is ThriveCart?

Alternative to the Kirkpatrick Model of Training Evaluation

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If you have been in the elearning (or training) industry for any amount of time, then you are most likely aware of the Kirkpatrick model of learning evaluation. For many of us in this industry, it is the go-to methodology for gathering training related metrics and reporting on training success. One could write an entire book on the Kirkpatrick model and the different levels, but I am not going to get into too much detail.

5 Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.

Can Captivate 9 Save Adobe?

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If you haven’t heard yet, Adobe made some news in the elearning industry yesterday. Specifically, they released their learning management system and Adobe Captivate 9. I discussed the new Adobe learning management system previously in this article. I’m interested to see how that one plays out and what the general perception will be from those who use it.

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Why Today’s ELearning Can Stink

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Elearning today is suffering from standards of the past, from instructional design principles to the tools we use to create the courses. For years, Articulate has been a juggernaut in the rapid elearning development space. They have nearly perfected their offering making easy (and intuitive) for instructional designers to jump into course creation without having to learn complex systems or technology.

Should You Offer Certification on Your Membership Site?

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4 Reasons why you should start a certification program for your membership site. Does your membership site need a certification program? Depending on the courses you’re offering, it might.

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How to Make Better Use of Synchronous Sessions

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Synchronous (a.k.a. live”) sessions are some of the most time-intensive work you can do as an educator. How can you make them more useful? As an educator, time is your most valuable resource.

The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

6 Elements Every Online Course Needs to Have

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Every educator wants to create a course that will keep learners riveted. Here’s how to get there. Many online educators begin creating courses with a good idea, but get lost somewhere along the way.

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5 Ways to Take Advantage of Mobile Learning Functionality

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Mobile learning isn’t just a way to make courses more accessible—it’s a way to deliver better learning content. The first priority of many online educators is to create the best desktop experience possible—and who can blame them?

Using LearnDash with Parents of K–12 Learners

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Online education for younger learners is a growing market segment, but requires special management tools for parents.

Need Help with LearnDash? Start Here.

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Are you a new LearnDash user with some questions about how to set up your course? Here’s how to find the help you need. Over the years, we’ve seen LearnDash users create a range of courses, using our plugin in ways we would never have thought of doing ourselves.

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6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

Elementor and LearnDash Collaboration

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Over the past few months we have teamed-up Elementor to create an integration that allows for greater course customization. With this collaboration, we are expanding your ability to create a more cohesive look for their website than was possible before.