FREE Alternative To SurveyMonkey

LearnDash

One of the leading players in this field is SurveyMonkey, a easy to use SaaS that enables you to create and track surveys to your heart's content.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content. Include multi-media content. Each tool clearly has the core features required to create great elearning content. Your content development workflow (who is involved across the department or organization).

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.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Out of Your Authoring Tool gomolearning.com @gomolearning eBook 1 11Index: Table of contents What should you look for and expect. Innovative content. Your Learning Performs11 Content Updates Should be Instant12 Share Stories. the content you add to the system.

The LMS is from the Past – The web is the future

Challenge to Learn

We are proud to offer a modern alternative to the LMS: a flexible best of breed, fully web-based (SaaS) solution created by a unique collaboration of three organizations: Aim 4 You. to deliver content to the learner, to track and trace learner results and.

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The Importance of Storytelling in Elearning

Origin Learning

Not only children, adults too are quicker at learning and retaining concepts conveyed via stories because they help them identify with the characters portrayed and evaluate how the content is relevant to them.

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

Visual Lounge

It can help you more easily capture your potential readers’ attention, and provide you with an additional piece of content for just a bit more effort. It can be used as it’s own, re-imagined, standalone piece of content. The post Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

LCMS vs. LMS: A Guide to Learning Content Management Systems

Elucidat

One of the least understood learning technologies is Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS). What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)? First thing’s first: an LCMS stands for Learning Content Management System. Content creation.

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Securing Internal Video Content 101

KZO Innovations

Your company likely has video content you’d prefer to keep confidential. These people will be able to view the video through an email invite, but they must have a YouTube account to access the content. A secure video player means content owners can select the level of permissions for groups, the level of user authentication, and secure the delivery of the video stream. This platform can easily secure your video content via a number of ways, including: User Authentication .

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

Get a CMS – Content Management System. CMSs were initially created and are often used for organizing and managing websites and web content, including documents, files, media, etc. Thus the key is to find one that truly meets the content management system – learning approach, rather than just a web site content approach. This is a content management system, not a learning management system or a learning content management system.

Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

The alternative approach: “Thought and Action are One” (learn and apply, learning by doing) gained popularity. Without presenting an alternative way of writing content, SMEs will cling to these traditonal methods.

Tips and Tricks to Making Accessible Content More Interactive

Trivantis

However, you can still use alternative methods and hidden text to simulate many interactive elements, including rollover text and tool tips as well as pop-up messages on the page. Branching allows you to provide alternate content when necessary.

HTML5 content enters new era

Aptara

HTML5 content enters new era. This is a significant moment for the Flash alternative and brings up inevitable questions about what to do next. As the blog post pointed out, it also just means fewer updates to keep track of - always a good thing. Digital Content Development.

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. Digital Content Development.

April Big Question - Content Vendor Value

Tony Karrer

The reality is that all providers of content are competing in a flat world, with easy access to virtually every other information source and many different, alternative means of content creation. In this world, content producers face real challenges. If you are a producer of content, you are now competing with many new sources. One of the most important questions is: What's the added value provided by content providers over alternative information sources?

xAPI vs SCORM: Which Should You Choose?

LearnUpon

Lots of new customers ask for advice about which content standard they should use. Others that currently develop SCORM-compliant content ask about the value migrating to xAPI might add. They provide alternative methods for achieving similar outcomes. Better tracking.

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Articulate Rise, A Responsive Authoring Tool

LearnUpon

Responsive courses automatically adjust the course content to fit the screen size it’s being viewed on. Preview the content display for different device sizes while creating a course. You can build your content by following a sequence of logical steps. Alternatively, you can start from scratch and use ‘blocks’ that allow you to build courses by selecting module types. You’ll still have to make some decisions on what content suits the predominant device for use.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

As well as learning management systems , there are now all kinds of nifty online apps that can help you to organize your work, research trends, create course content, network with peers, and communicate with learners. IFTTT also makes it possible to keep track of what learners are reading.

The 11 Best Writing Tools to Sharpen Your eLearning Course Text

LearnUpon

Avoiding typos, forming a clear structure, developing the tone you want to set for your content – it’s a lot to consider. Time and practice are incredibly helpful when you’re creating eLearning course content. It keeps your eLearning content clear, concise and on message.

How to Use Learning Paths to Create Structured Training Programs

LearnUpon

It keeps them on track and engaged with your course content. Alternatively, Learning Paths with Learner Choice are a more flexible choice. Course Content LMSNot every course you create is meant to be an island.

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

Trello makes it easier to coordinate everyone’s input and track the status of different tasks. Its simplicity makes it all the more likely you’ll add and track tasks, improving your productivity. Recorded audio content can also be synced between devices (including iWatch) via iCloud.

ADDIE: 5 Steps To Build Effective Training Programs

LearnUpon

The Addie model is an instructional design methodology used to help organize and streamline the production of your course content. Before you start developing any content or training strategies, you should analyze the current situation in terms of training, knowledge gaps etc.

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Off the rails?

Learning with e's

There is no deviation from the track (unless there is a disaster and there is a derailment - trains run on the rails), and generally there is a prescribed timetable that dictates the schedule of arrivals and departures of all trains in the network.

How to Convert your eLearning PowerPoint to Video

LearnUpon

Alternatively, if you don’t want audio, just skip this step. However, a video with audio, images and more makes your content come to life. An invaluable feature that your LMS should have is video tracking. Course Content How To

Podcast 19: Customer Education 101 – With Dave Derington of Azuqua

Talented Learning

Many like me find ourselves in roles where we have to help customers succeed, yet content and infrastructure may not even exist. Every quarter I define OKRs and targets because I’m not just in a box developing content. It’s a powerful yet more cost-effective alternative.

Gamification of Learning and Training

Kapp Notes

Game mechanics, scoring, points, time elements, pattern seeking, item matching, content ratings are quickly working their way into almost every element of life. A leaderboard keeps track of the best scores. Content Guide

ADDIE: 5 Steps To Build Effective Training Programs

LearnUpon

The Addie model is an instructional design methodology used to help organize and streamline the production of your course content. Before you start developing any content or training strategies, you should analyze the current situation in terms of training, knowledge gaps etc.

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Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Increasing the number of clicks required to view the content does not make it more interactive. So what’s the alternative? In this age of iPhones and Flip cameras, why not encourage your learners to generate their own content too? Shift the bulk of the content to PDF.

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What is Blended Learning?

LearnUpon

Webinars have become a more viable alternative for face-to-face classroom sessions – and they’re delivered online! The learner can ask questions if they’re struggling with any of the content. And instructors can gauge the level of understanding of the content being covered.

What is Blended Learning?

LearnUpon

Webinars have become a more viable alternative for face-to-face classroom sessions – and they’re delivered online! The learner can ask questions if they’re struggling with any of the content. And instructors can gauge the level of understanding of the content being covered.

How to Create Employee Training Videos

LearnUpon

It’s a difficult decision to make as off-the-shelf content has the allure of involving less work. Alternatively, it’s easy to produce great video content without needing expensive filming and editing equipment. Your choice should be driven by the content itself.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Adobe Flash technology has helped support the delivery of online multimedia content for nearly two decades. Many of us will continue to depend on some combination of SCORM, Tin Can and video content when developing courses until flash is truly dead.

Build eLearning Courses with Materials You Already Have

LearnUpon

Course Content. With a learning management system (LMS) you can upload this content as modules, and arrange them into the structure that fits your needs. If you are moving from an in-person training model, what content do you currently use? Course Content LMS

How To Use Storyboards To Build Better eLearning Courses

LearnUpon

Used to outline what your course content will look like, it’s a clever method that helps you build better courses. What course content do I already have? Alternatively, storyboarding doesn’t have to be high tech. Course Content How To