Why Should You Outsource Your Content Development

Hurix Digital

With digital technology gaining rapid momentum, it becomes imperative for organizations and educational institutions to digitalize their learning and development content. Therefore, it may not be feasible to develop content in-house.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

The proliferation of so-called rapid authoring tools over the last few years has coincided with an explosion in the number of online courses developed in-house. In the bad old days, technically challenged L&D professionals had to pay exorbitant fees to development houses to produce simple modules. Increasing the number of clicks required to view the content does not make it more interactive. So what’s the alternative? Shift the bulk of the content to PDF.

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Is E-learning Content Repurposing The Answer To Effective Use Of Available Resources?

G-Cube

With increased popularity of e-learning in the corporate world, it is a good idea to build in the scope of repurposing content, especially when creating custom e-learning content. By creating a strategy that takes into account all available resources, we can reap the benefits of repurposing by improving the speed and quality of e-learning content development. These learning objects are then reused to create further learning content. Blog Content Repurposing

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). The reason was simple– it was an easier way to achieve the multimedia integration needed to deliver engaging content over variety of media (standalone CD based and then transitioning to web based). It blurred the boundaries between the design and development of eLearning content.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). The reason was simple– it was an easier way to achieve the multimedia integration needed to deliver engaging content over variety of media (standalone CD based and then transitioning to web based). It blurred the boundaries between the design and development of eLearning content.

Why Accessibility Matters in Online Learning

CourseArc

Sample Bar Graph that Includes an Accessible, Alternative Version in a Table. The most successful strategy for creating an equitable tech experience is the use a platform that employs an accessible design in the earliest content development stages. AA, technical standards from the international organization WC3, are used to measure whether online content meets the requirements of federal laws.

Free L&D webinars for February 2021

Limestone Learning

One of the most important things is a skill-based development strategy from which leaders and managers can receive skill data. This involves agile sales enablement training with content that’s fresh, accessible and measurable. Track content consumption with rich analytics.

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Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

G-Cube

The immense popularity and success of technology-aided learning has created the ever-increasing need to develop e-content that effectively engages the learner but all within the constraints of available timelines and budgets. Rapid authoring tools are the prompt solution that most e-content developers adopt to cater to these increasing needs. Alternatively, there are also a variety of ready-made theme-based templates available that can be utilized.

Benefits and Potential Drawbacks of External eLearning

Your Training Edge

Licensing external eLearning content can provide you and your organization with definite benefits, along with some potential drawbacks. Again, as we discussed on the benefits and obstacles to developing internally, your role is to determine where the greatest benefit lies. As we will see, the infrastructure requirements are much less than developing your own eLearning. In relation to time, externally licensing your eLearning content can be quick and efficient.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. We already ensure that elearning is available on multiple platforms, including learning management systems and mobile; we focus on learning and performance (not just learning and development); we align training outcomes with business goals. Learning management systems that deliver content and administer quizzes. Back to Table of Contents]. Development.

SCORM 101: The Definitive Guide to Choose a SCORM Compliant LMS

learnWorlds

5 Adding SCORM content on LearnWorlds. SCORM, which stands for Shareable Content Object Reference Model , is an eLearning standard for educational content. Alternatively, SCORM authoring tools can export a course as an HTML5 folder to upload into your LMS.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

We already ensure that elearning is available on multiple platforms, including learning management systems and mobile; we focus on learning and performance (not just learning and development); we align training outcomes with business goals. We can ensure that all training, and especially elearning, is designed so that it’s accessible—built so that all people, including learners with differing abilities, can access the content. Back to Table of Contents]. Development.

7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

The advent of HTML5 – the open web standard – with versatile native multimedia features offered the alternative needed for a departure from Adobe Flash. Adobe Flash is a software platform designed to support multimedia content production and display.

10 Advantages of e-Learning in higher education over Traditional Methods

Hurix Digital

Here’s a list of Top Online Learning Development and Delivery Tools. This is because audio-visual learning coupled with a host of variable media formats, tend to cast a positive influence on the learner’s ability to grasp and retain information.

The Edupreneurial Toolkit

Superb Learning

If you are creating online training courses, you will need to have the best possible content and courses fast. You have to meet the needs of your learners, and this requires you to have a specific list of content development tools to ensure that your attendees can learn something.

The 8 best SCORM authoring tools to watch for 2021

Elucidat

An authoring tool can be used to create and maintain web-based content. Although there are alternatives like HTML5 and xAPI, SCORM is the most common output when it comes to elearning. SCORM stands for Shareable Content Object Reference Model.

How to Choose the Right LMS for a Small Business

Hurix Digital

An LMS provides the perfect learning platform to manage, deliver and track training and development for employees. With an LMS you can develop personalized training, deploy it on a large scale, and diagnose areas for potential improvement. With cloud-hosted LMS platforms and short-term and even free subscription trials, you can find a Learning Management System that suits their needs perfectly. Content Development : The next question to answer is how to develop your content.

Double Your eLearning Return on Investment

eLearning Architect

I see so many companies recruit savvy learning professionals, fantastic content developers and platform administrators to deliver their eLearning program. Now I’m not talking about the spammy emails that land in your junk folder - I’m talking about delivering relevant, high-value content directly to our audiences’ inboxes. It took me 18 months of graft before I had demonstrated enough value for management to invest in another eLearning developer and an LMS administrator.

Accessibility in Online Learning

CourseArc

Sample Bar Graph that Includes an Accessible, Alternative Version in a Table. The most successful strategy for creating an equitable tech experience is the use of a platform that employs an accessible design in the earliest content development stages. At CourseArc, our mission is clear–make the development of high-quality and accessible online courses easy. CourseArc is hosting a free webinar on April 2nd at 12:30 p.m.

How to Select the Right eLearning Authoring Tools and Services

Hurix Digital

An eLearning authoring tool is a software that developers use to package content, typically, multimedia content, and make it available to end users on the World Wide Web. While there are many tools available, it is advisable to choose one that supports e-learning content standards such as SCORM , AICC and CBT. Apart from the basic functionality, enquire if the price includes access to supplementary tools and services such as content libraries and cloud storage.

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

He compares each one based on ease of use, quality of content produced, speed of authoring and scalability. Whether you’re looking to produce really simple content or more sophisticated learning experiences. The scale at which you’re publishing elearning content, and whether you need to consider things like translation and managing multiple variations. Experienced authors can create learning content using customization options from the (relatively limited) themes available.

Custom Learning Experiences: Next Commercial Training Trend?

Talented Learning

Think of a commercial training company as any for-profit entity that sells proprietary learning or continuing education content delivered via instructor-led training, online courses or blended learning. In a commercial training environment learners want the freedom to browse, buy and consume learning-related content at will. Learner experience and content are the lifeblood of brand positioning. That’s a hefty expense before investing even one dime in marketing or content.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Accessibility means course content can be used by people with varying abilities and disabilities. eLearning content developers and instructional designers should aim to make courses clear, easy to understand, and simple to complete. This approach prompts learners to read, discuss, and solve problems in order to synthesize course content. ADDIE (Analysis Design Development Implementation). CDN (Content Delivery Network). CMS (Content Management System).

5 Steps to Create a Winning Corporate Webinar Course

KnowledgeAnywhere

From choosing the right software to developing a course that can adjust to its audience’s needs, here are five steps you can take to create a corporate webinar course. For a monthly cost of $89, your company can host corporate webinars accessible via recording for up to 12 months and to 100 employees. In addition to these options, A number of alternative services vie for corporate attention with their offerings. Desperate times call for desperate measures.

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Rich content being viewed on mobile devices

Aptara

Rich content being viewed on mobile devices. Businesses are gravitating toward rich content to spread their messages. On seeing how effective content is at attracting consumer attention, businesses all began to use this as a promotional tactic. Now, with the quality of visuals such a relevant part of the equation, it's important to think about what types of screens and operating systems will be used to access content. Digital Content Development.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Almost daily, new learning technology developers contact us to introduce themselves. However, because customer-facing departments typically fund, develop and deliver training to their constituents, they tend to prefer platforms that integrate with Salesforce.com and foster relationships with external constituents. Developing group conflict resolution capabilities to elevate team performance. However, the business model for selling online content is simple and profitable.

The Learning & Development Podcast: Podcasts For Learning with Shannon Martin from Podbean

looop

The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. Listen to episode 65 of the Learning & Development podcast here. The Learning & Development Podcast. Shannon, welcome to the Learning & Development podcast.

Principles and Tools from “Modern Accessibility Techniques,” Hiram Kuykendall’s AAUG Presentation

The Learning Dispatch

While emphasizing the “why” of digital accessibility, Microassist CTO and noted accessibility advocate Hiram Kuykendall also provided web and application developers over an hour’s worth of web accessibility resources and instruction during Austin Adobe User Group ’s (AAUG’s) June meeting. Below, I’ll cover a bit of the overview he gave, as well as point to accessibility resources developers will find helpful as they build and test their projects.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

LearnUpon

Accessibility: If you create online learning content, making it accessible to all learners is crucial. Accessibility means that content can be used by people with varying abilities and disabilities, from the sensory to the intellectual or technological. eLearning content developers and instructional designers should aim to make courses clear, easy to understand, and simple to use. Chunking content also helps to combat learner fatigue.

Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

WBT Systems

Create an online career center that features professional development programs and other career resources for young professionals. Use content marketing to attract your target audience. Develop, promote, and advertise lead magnets that bring millennials to your website. Lead magnets are free content pieces that capture the attention and interest of your target audience, in this case, millennials. AARP uses content marketing to connect to a different generation.

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Review of Snap by Lectora and how it stacks up against Articulate

Unicorn Training

What is itSnap by Lectora is a new rapid eLearning development tool created by Trivantis (creators of Lectora).With Because of its ease-of-use and lack of customisation options, I’d say that Snap is aimed more at Instructional Designers or in-house training staff rather than content developers.Using SnapCreating a course in Snap is very easy. content can be uploaded free and stay there for 30 days).CD-Rom:

How to Instantly Improve Your Leadership Training

Learnloft

It’s easy to understand why the modern workforce doesn’t get excited about leadership development initiatives. A business unit president tells human resources or training and development the team is struggling with leadership skills. Training professionals build programs and/or source the best content partner based on modality and cost. An Alternative Approach. The engagement and completion percentages of learning content shot through the roof.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Corporate Extended Enterprise Systems

Talented Learning

Certainly, other learning software categories deserve awards, including employee talent management, compliance, academic ed tech, learning experience platforms, content management and authoring. Extended enterprise learning solutions must attract, engage and often sell to people who voluntarily choose to consume instructional content. CrossKnowledge is unique in the marketplace because it offers a powerful blend of learning technology, experience design and content expertise.