E-Learning Analytics: The ROI for Online Courses

Raptivity

E-learning analytics is coming into its own. Industry-Agnostic Web Analytics Would you also like to have the technical identification of browsers, which version, and the device used? Google Analytics may be the most popular and it is free.

Here’s What a 700-Year-Old Philosophy Taught Me About Learning Analytics

CLO Magazine

Google Forms: Before we get to the QR code, we need to learn about Google Forms. You will find all kinds of tutorials online for using Google Forms. The link between the Google Form and the QR code is the URL created when you build a form.

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Learner analytics

Learning with e's

As was identified in the 2011 NMC Horizon Report ( I served on the advisory board of the UK JISC version), it seems that learner analytics is going to be a big thing for education over the next four to five years.

Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning

Xyleme

If L&D took a Google Analytics approach to learning, they could. I''ve pulled together some of the most important Web analytics metrics that we regularly review and report to the business here at Xyleme, along with the reasons why they matter.

7 ways to use Google Analytics for an LMS with eCommerce

LearnUpon

If you use an LMS with eCommerce features , you could also benefit from using Google Analytics. As a Business Analyst at LearnUpon, I check Google Analytics multiple times a day to assess how campaigns and content are performing.

Big Data at Google

Jay Cross

To see Big Data at work, look to Google, where number-crunching on a massive scale has changed hiring and management practices. Measurements and analytics rule at Google. All people decisions at Google are based on data and analytics,” according to Kathryn Dekas, a manager in Google’s “people analytics” team. Google’s conclusions have a bearing on where CLOs should be focusing their efforts.

When is it time to switch from a free to a paid web analytics solution?

InsiderHub

You might be new to the Web analytics scene, but if you’ve ever had anything to do with the analysis of Web user behavior, you’ve no doubt heard of Google Analytics (GA), the “Big Predecessor” of them all.

Adobe RoboHelp: Adding Google Analytics to Topics

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

But you can also use Google Analytics. Here are the steps to add Google Analytics tracking to your help content:   Create a Google Analytics Account.   Before you get started, create a free  Google Analytics account.

The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce

Learnnovators

” ~ Eric Schmidt (Ex-CEO, Google Inc.). Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business!

10 Common LMS Questions You Can Answer with Google Analytics

OpenSesame

But adding a tool like the free Google Analytics will allow you to get an even more complete picture of how your users find, use, and interact with your LMS. Here are 10 questions you can answer after adding Google Analytics code to your LMS.

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What’s New in eLearning – Post #2

Upside Learning

Tilt Brush and Quill Tilt Brush, Google’s 3D painting virtual reality app, has been around for almost a year. eLearning Beyond Verbal Emotion Analytics Facial Recognition Kairos Microsoft Cognitive Services Mixed Reality New in eLearning Oculus Rift Quill Responsive Type Tilt Brush Virtual realityWe follow our first What’s New post with a couple more tools that we feel could have potential for use in eLearning and related areas – by putting the artist in VR.

#TK11 Keynote: Google’s Karen Wickre and Ann Farmer

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from Thursday’s keynote at ASTD TK11 with Karen Wickre (Global Communications Team) and Ann Farmer from Google. Social Media @ Google Part 1: How Google manages external communicates to make news and info about google findable to the outside world Part 2: Internal communication and discovery Part 1: How Google communicates publicly: Don’t do traditional press releases 150+blogs!,

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The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support

Learnnovators

Virgin Atlantic Using Google Glass for Performance Support : This story by Adam Bockler (of Float Learning) narrates the story of Virgin Atlantic that is the first to leverage Google Glass and iBeacons to help personalize travelers’ experiences. Big Data (Learning Analytics).

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

Big Data analytics can help us make well-informed decisions about the learning programs that we develop. It is interesting to note that, as per Google’s Report ‘The New Multi-screen World’, 90% of our media interactions are screen based.

What Is Your Digital Learning Strategy?

CLO Magazine

Current technology, backed by neuroscience and analytics, are key to achieve transformation. The content they digest is easily accessible, relevant and personalized, which is why Google has become the default learning management system for the modern, connected worker.

Don’t Fall Behind the Web Analytics Curve

InsiderHub

You probably hear quite a bit of buzz regarding “Web Analytics,” (particularly Google’s version of the tool, Google Analytics), and it seems to be an ever blossoming field that can feel overwhelming. Why is web analytics so important?

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Inside TechSmith: Using Google Content Experiments with AdWords

Visual Lounge

Google Content Experiments was released out of beta not long ago. This new Google Analytics experiment feature offers a way to test the efficacy of different versions of your content at no cost other than your own time and resources you put into the experiments.

When is it time to switch from a free to a paid web analytics solution?

InsiderHub

The post When is it time to switch from a free to a paid web analytics solution? Business Google Analytics web analytics website analytics website trackingappeared first on CollectMyThoughts.

How we lost our official YouTube channel

TalentLMS

This is the story of how we lost our official YouTube channel and the related Google+ page for TalentLMS. Selecting BIG also means you have to deal with Google, one way or another. The chain of events When we started TalentLMS, we selected Google Apps as our email infrastructure.

Site Meter Removed - Google Analytics Instead

Tony Karrer

Just a quick note that I've been using SiteMeter and Google Analytics for a while now on my blog. On the other hand, it's tough to beat Google Analytics, especially for the price (free As I've reached 500 visitors a day on the site, I've found that SiteMeter didn't really allow for the detail information I wanted. It was nice as a quick hit information source and I'd still recommend say it was good as a starter approach to getting statistics.

Tracking sentiments

Learning with e's

An hour later, I searched on Google for some e-learning blogs, and landed on my first page. At the next available opportunity, Amazon targets me with an advert through Google Ads via Blogger.

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Four Ways to Ensure You Have Useful LMS Reporting

Mindflash

However, the biggest complaint about LMS reporting and analytics seems to be accessibility, not the data itself. Check out the updated Mindflash analytics features to see how easy reporting in an LMS can be. You can follow him on Twitter or on Google+.

Google Prediction API Opens door for Apps to Learn

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Over at the Google Blog is a post: Google Prediction API helps all apps to adapt and learn Okay, so I don't know much about what the Google Prediction API actually does, but it sounds pretty awesome! I know predictive analytics is important for many types of applications, but I have yet to hear of one specifically for learning/training/teaching.of Are you using predictive analytics in your eLearning? Search Amazon.com for Predictive Analytics

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

It is quite possible that by 2016, the augmented reality devices, including Google Glass, Apple Watch etc would become the common tool in our everyday realities [2]. The promises pledged by big data analytics for learning seem quite impressive and would become more significant in 2016.

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A day in the life: The quantified self

Learning with e's

Another is the beta-testing of Google Glass. Cyborg eye image by Vern Hart Google Glass image by Loic Le Meur A day in the life: The quantified self by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Is Google Analytics the new LMS (repost)

easygenerator

Let me Google that for you! All you need is an e-Learning authoring tool that publishes to HTML and a web server.You can gain access to extensive usage statistics using Google Analytics. Using the web interface of Google Analytics you will see where your visitors come from, what browser they are using, how much time they spent on each part of the course, and how they use your content. Do you want to gain access to a powerful reporting engine?

Why Millennials Love Microlearning

Grovo

Imagine if training assigned by their manager felt as natural as looking something up on Google. Second, it generates many times the user data that older training systems did, which enables L&D to exploit next-generation people analytics for the first time.

Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" #DevLearn

Learning Visions

Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" I got here late so my notes are partial.he seems to be talking about the difference between using Google Analytics vs. xAPI for capturing data. Google does some gross aggregates and averages. For specific user date on devices and more - you need to enable what they call "user tracking" -- although google terms don't allow you to send personal informaiton e.g

6 Emerging Technologies in Education

LearnDash

Many Michigan schools are using Google Apps for email and document collaboration. Learning Analytics - The use of learning based analytics takes advantage of data mining, interpretation, and modeling to improve our understanding of teaching and learning.

Hotel Training- Why Choose Analytics?

cogentys

One of the best ways to do just that is tag Google Analytics code to your. Wouldn’t you really like to know what your students are really doing while using your hotel training software platform? click link to visit website for full episode, links, other content and more!].

How we lost our official YouTube channel

TalentLMS

This is the story of how we lost our official YouTube channel and the related Google+ page for TalentLMS. Selecting BIG also means you have to deal with Google, one way or another. The chain of events When we started TalentLMS, we selected Google Apps as our email infrastructure.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Mobile app analytics. Just like there’s big data for everything else, app analytics for mobile devices is being vouched as a huge possibility to create relevant and personalized learning experiences.

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3 easy ways media companies can improve the quality of training content

Docebo

Engagement analytics can also help you determine how the course is actually performing. 3 easy ways publishing companies can improve the quality of their online training materials Even the best learning management system ( LMS ) is only as good as its content.

How to Bring Data Sharing to Your eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

Google bought it not too long ago and has expanded its services. Track learner actions for improved analytics. There is a good chance you may have never heard about Firebase. It’s a great service for web developers that began by focusing on instant data sharing across users and devices.

Top 5 Reasons Why Your Enterprise Content Needs to Be on HTML5

Inkling

Within the last year, we’ve seen the biggest players moving towards HTML5 to provide rich, cross-platform web applications – Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and YouTube just to name a few. Enterprise search can mimic how Google scours the web and displays results from a variety of places. Detailed analytics. Just like a webpage, there are robust analytic tools that surface metrics from time on page, click through percentages, and navigation flow.

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McDonald’s Selects Inkling to Deliver Critical Operating Procedures to More Than 750,000 Workers

Inkling

Additional capabilities released today include support for multilingual work environments and richer analytics around store performance. User- and store-level analytics: Inkling now integrates with off-the-shelf business intelligence (BI) tools like Google Data Studio and Tableau to provide user-by-user and, in the case of retail and restaurants, store-by-store data to drive business performance insights. .

What’s Next for Learning & Technology – Resources Shared at #eLGuild

David Kelly

Data and Analytics. Data Changes Everything: Delivering on the Promise of Learning Analytics in Higher Education by Ellen Wagner and Phil Ice. 8 Realities Learning Professionals Need to Know About Analytics by Ellen Wagner.