Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide


Whether you’re a student, in business, or a software pro, there’s little doubt that you’ve heard of Google Slides. However, while the name may ring a bell, we know that many of you won’t have had the time to delve deep into Google Slides’ functionality.

Custom, Accessible Quiz: Development Highlights

Adobe Captivate

For both scenarios, I used a single slide to communicate the introduction to the quiz. For both scenarios, I used a single slide to communicate the introduction to the quiz. Similar to the introduction, I used On Enter to attach the advanced action to the slide.

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Why Does My Custom Menu Lose Track of My Progress?

Yukon Learning

We have also created a “complete” state for each button on the “Menu” slide. You will notice that we added a custom “Menu” button to the player that jumps to this slide, so the user can always go back and explore a different topic. Using Variables to Track Progress.

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Quiz Tweak 3: Play Audio/Object Audio

Adobe Captivate

In the second tweak post I explained how you can cope with Slide audio: learner has to listen to it before the Submit button appears, to enter an answer. Slide audio is necessary when you want to use the Closed Captioning feature of Captivate. Alternative for Slide audio.

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Branching Scenario in Storyline

Experiencing eLearning

Keeping Track of Alternate Paths. What was left was filling in the branches for the alternate paths. Each slide title includes a label like [OK 2] or [Bad 4] to correspond with the tags in Twine. I created a slide titled “Not Built Yet.”

How to Convert your eLearning PowerPoint to Video


Here are the steps you should follow to quickly convert your PowerPoint slides into video: 1. If you’d like to add audio to your slides, now is the time. From here, you can upload pre-recorded audio or record audio for each slide right then.

4 Instructional Design Mistakes You Should Never Make


But if you have too much on one slide—or in one lecture—it’s likely your learners won’t be able to absorb it all at once. And think carefully about what images accompany which slides. Instead of tracking their progress through the lesson, learners begin to zone out. After clicking through twenty slides all with the same format, they begin to forget how far they’ve come—and how far they have to go. Looking for ways to improve your course?

Listen only once to the narration – micro-navigation

Adobe Captivate

In a previous post I explained the possible workflows to force the learner to view a slide completely before the Next button appears, but only on first visit. When the learner is free to come back to those slides, it can be annoying if she/he has to listen to the audio again. Intro.

Articulate Storyline: 4 Easy Steps to Create a Digital Clock

CommLab India

A digital clock is very useful to measure and track the time spent by a learner on a course, accurately. Step 1: Take a blank slide and design the background as you prefer. Note: You can add variable references in the slides in which you want to display time.

Adobe Captivate: Analyze and Chart Quiz Data Without an LMS

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the past, if you created an eLearning quiz and needed to track the results, your only option was to use a Learning Management System (LMS). After that, you can use the Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer, a free AIR-based desktop application, to track the learner results.

Why Businesses Should Veto Traditional Training


After all, who wants to sit in a classroom for hours trying to pay attention to PowerPoint slides while others are whispering and playing solitaire on their iPhones? What type of training model does your business use?

13 Steps to produce a SCORM course


Storyline uses a hierarchy of elements called: scenes, slides and layers. Their choices on specific slides will cause “triggers” to drive them down routes you have designed. Slides: Scenes are made up of slides. Add a new slide and import a PowerPoint.


What is Learning Management System (LMS)?


The LMS can thus track or monitor the progress of all employees, and managers (with admin rights) can see how far the employees have mastered the learning material, and that who all have qualified for or failed the certification test. Reading Time: 6 minutes Scientia potentia est!

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How technology is changing training in the airline industry


The Litmos platform enabled the company to automate training programs that were formerly managed manually in spreadsheets and slide decks. Virtual reality is beginning to offer an alternative to physical flight simulators. The aviation industry is facing a major personnel shortage.

Articulate, Moodle, and SCORM

eLearning Blender

One of the most common questions I see in forums, twitter, and blogs is how to use SCORM so that the results of eLearning courses developed with articulate can be tracked in the Moodle gradebook. While it is a fairly simple process, many eLearning developers run into problems tracking scores for Articulate courses in Moodle. All it takes is one wrong setting for your scores to not be tracked and there are a lot of SCORM settings to choose from in both programs.


You Need To Be Learning From Your Training Analytics

ThinkingKap Solutions

Once your course is live, you should be tracking training analytics surrounding competency scores. Track User Progress. Completion is easy to track, if courses are prerequisites of each other. You know your learners are learning something from your courses.

You Need To Be Learning From Your Training Analytics

ThinkingKap Solutions

Once your course is live, you should be tracking training analytics surrounding competency scores. Track User Progress. Completion is easy to track, if courses are prerequisites of each other. You know your learners are learning something from your courses.

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

Production tip: how to view in slide show and edit the slide at the same time. Hide and reveal background fill and an alternative example using T agxedo. Use hidden slides as a working canvas. Create a torn image effect and an alternative approach.

Reporting the Quiz Results to a local server

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 5 comes with an all new reporting workflow, being highlighted as Alternate Reporting, which enables its users to store and track their course results using their own servers and database.

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The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now


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. Google Docs provides an alternative to Microsoft Office.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now


The many levels of project management that Trello offers – including cards, lists, and boards – makes it easy to coordinate input and track the status of different tasks. IFTTT also makes it possible to keep track of what learners are reading.

Answers to Challenge ‘Sequence in advanced action’

Adobe Captivate

Why is using a shared action not considered to be an alternative. The reason was already ‘hidden’ in the title slide. Remember: the user variable v_click is tracking the number of clicks, there are 4 images to show in sequence and a loop has to be created.

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Why Your Software Company Needs Virtual Training Labs


Even the common alternatives are flawed. In fact, research suggests that learners remember an average of 4 slides from a 20-slide, standalone, text-only PowerPoint presentation.

How to Create Customize Result page in captivate – Part 3

CommLab India

QuizAttempts: To track the number of times a learner attempts the quiz. CorrectQuestions: We’ve already tracked the correct points at On Success for every question. We also need to add one more action, move through the slides to revisit the quiz.

Making the Case for Adaptive Learning

CLO Magazine

When everyone goes through the exact same slides or questions, current reporting can only capture a small portion of data about those learners.

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8 Small Changes That’ll Make a Big Difference To Your eLearning Videos


We aren’t suggesting that you compose a new track for each course–after all, this is a post on how to make your eLearning videos better. But, again, pick a track with your objectives in mind. Some of the most popular options include: Slides.

How Do E-learning Vendors Price Their Services

CommLab India

Hence, you search for alternatives. For example, you can provide a bunch of PowerPoint slides and speakers notes and ask for them to be converted into e-learning. Let’s say you have been training your employees the traditional way – with face-to-face interactions in classrooms.

How To Use Storyboards To Build Better eLearning Courses


It shows how your chosen media i.e. video, slides, etc. Alternatively, storyboarding doesn’t have to be high tech. Don’t worry if you’re no Picasso, as long as you are creating a clear picture you’re on the right track.

Keynote Resources from #LUC2017

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides from my keynote (but no peaking until it’s over). What we missed on the mission is provide in the information below (and in the slides above). Games accommodate failure with multiple lives, second chances and alternative methods of success.

How to build the Business case for an LMS?

Melon Learning

Considering how precious time is for your stakeholders, they often don’t have enough of it to go through such a lengthy document so you need to provide them with a concise executive summary of a couple of slides.

10 Steps to Running an Engaging eLearning Webinar


If you think of each slide as a chapter, this should also help with the structure. Most commonly for a webinar, slides are used to present the content – Google Slides, Microsoft Word or Keynote are all good options. Webinars are a remarkable resource.

Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning 24-7

That said, I wish they would offer the option of a true tree option, rather than the standard “slide” icon layout. Publish includes reporting and tracking details that you can tweak. Story View (Default) – With mini slide in the center. LMTK), never used slides.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

In 2017 we tracked more than 35 different mergers and acquisitions in the learning technology space. 8 Custom Learning Experiences Offer Flexible Alternatives. Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! What is a trend, anyway?

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Start Doodling in Class: The Value of Lo Fi Graphics in eLearning


Rohde’s book mainly discusses the why, how and what of using sketchnotes as an alternative to jotting down traditional handwritten notes during conferences and talks (lectures). Replace Text-Based Overview Slides with a Hand-Drawn Graphic.

How to Make your E-Learning More Efficient with Branching Scenarios  


A question with several alternatives where a decision is to be made for the story to unfold. You need to be quite creative and careful not to lose track of where each branch leads.