mLearning: Some Technical Tips

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George Back in February I discussed the growing adoption of mobile learning as a viable means for eLearning and communicating ideas. Keep file sizes relatively small. Be mindful of how many images you use and their sizes. Not only does audio make file sizes larger, but it will often be a wasted addition. Now I'd like to take a brief look at a few technical aspects to keep in mind when developing mLearning.

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What You Need to Know About Software Training

Association eLearning

So, directions like “browse and select a file to use” may be straight forward to tech-savvy learners but may confuse others who aren’t familiar with how to navigate file structures. Do you have any stories about training that was created as part of software adoption or roll out?

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New Release: Camtasia Relay 4.3 Adds Visual Graphs for Administrators

TechSmith Camtasia

We’re aware that many customers are seeing fast adoption within their schools and businesses. In addition to server usage, the updated dashboard includes graphs showing average file sizes for each encoding type produced, as well as average encoding times for each profile on the system.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. The purpose of encoding is to compress a video file to a size – MB or GB, not necessarily duration – that is easy to store and transfer over the web.

5 Steps to a Graphic Development Workflow for E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

Whatever the case may be, adopting a strict approach to graphic organization and workflow will improve your speed and efficiency. Reducing the dimensions to reduce the size of the file. They will look different than the originals and they will typically be a smaller file size.

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How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. The purpose of encoding is to compress a video file to a size – MB or GB, not necessarily duration – that is easy to store and transfer over the web.

Mobile Learning is On the Rise – Is Your Organization Ready?

OpenSesame

Mobile Adoption: No Signs of Slowing Down. Increase learner adoption and engagement. . microlearning content), keeping file sizes small, and adding interactive elements. . Mobile learning – and the rise of mobile dominance, in general – is a topic that most learning and development (L&D) professionals have heard of. In fact, mobile learning is now so critical to online corporate training success that it has become an eLearning best practice.

Common Mobile Learning Mistakes to Avoid

Ed App

This is because most organizations are adopting technology-aided learning to enable their employees to store, create, and deliver innovative ideas at the workplace. To avoid pitfalls, always remember the following: Every device has a different screen size. Keep media file size to a minimum. Text, resolutions, and features will also vary due to different device sizes. Deliver content in bite-size.

7 Examples Of Responsive eLearning Design For Higher Engagement And A Better Learning Experience

EI Design

You need to optimize the file sizes so that there is no challenge of loading. Of late, there is a big buzz on Responsive eLearning designs vs older Adaptive eLearning designs.

Design - Knowing Doing Gap - Best of eLearning Learning

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Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

To hold photos, images, media files – eventually moved to word docs. Backup your computer’s hard drive – used by early adopters, but the general mass wasn’t using it for this reason. On the Go – mobile access to documents, files, business presentations regardless of your location – instant access. Free open hard drive space – especially with video hungry files. You always have your files, whether or not you have a connection.

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The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2

LearnUpon

iCALENDER Is a global adopted format for sharing meeting requests. It can reduce files sizes to about 5% of their original size, although some detail is lost in the compression. .

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Often contrasted with the ADDIE process, the Agile design method emerged in the 1970s and became widely adopted in the 1990s. It’s essentially a set of rules for xAPI which narrows the overly wide specification to increase adoption in the industry. Manifest File.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

With LMSs, especially those adopting more “web 2.0″ ″ Nearly Instant Download & Playback of Captivate Files Online - Adobe Captivate Blog , June 14, 2010 People often ask me about Captivate file sizes and how to optimize the learner experience accessing online content. The crux of the question of course is how can i make playback start right away and keep size small enough that it downloads smoothly on the learners’ computer.

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Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

Hopefully you, my brave reader, can get similar value from my scribblings, but I make no apology for the size or the content of this blog post. Light – only a small (less than 100k) addition to the overall Captivate movie size. • AVI etc also easy, but usually much bigger file size. • this is the ACTA treaty, adopted in a few places like maybe Korea, France. all file properties save as xml. INTRODUCTION.