Gamification

Obsidian Learning

The term “gamification” seems to be popping up everywhere lately, and for good reason. What is gamification? Done right, gamification can increase a user’s engagement and participation while influencing their behavior. Utilize effective design.

10 Must-Read Articles About Gamification

TalentLMS

It’s hard to disagree with the statement that gamification is a hot topic right now. This week we released a fantastic update for our LMS that allows you to incorporate gamification elements into your own online courses. Gamification and Game-Based Learning: What’s the Difference?

Gamification is Increasing Learner Engagement

Your Training Edge

In this article, I am going to introduce you a novel concept of Gamification that has been transforming a lot of aspects in the world of learning and development. The application of game based elements in non game based context is called gamification.

Does Gamification Warrant The Hype?

LearnDash

Gamification has been the buzz word of elearning for the past few years, but during many conversations with elearning professionals I have found that not everyone is convinced about its impact. The question lingers: is gamification still just hype? gamification

How gamification spoils e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

I believe gamification introduces an artificial element into a learning environment that needs to be intrinsically engaging and inspiring. Gamification and badges poison the genuine ‘fun’. And gamification in Moodle? She writes: “Gamification is the wrong word for the right idea.

The Role of Gamification in Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

Gamification has far-flung effects on the corporate learning. In this post, I am going to share the role of gamification in corporate learning. This article will open up the ways to find out about advantages of gamification and ease of ameliorating corporate learning.

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Gamification On-The-Go: 6 Tips To Use Gamified Learning Apps To Improve Mobile Training Motivation

eLearning Industry

Nobody argues against mobile gamification as an effective development tool. In this article, I share tips to offer gamification on-the-go with the help of gamified learning apps. But what are some specific tips you can use to make employee training successful?

5 Must-Read Articles on Online Quizzes

LearnDash

A quick Google search will show you that there is a lot of information out there on how to create effective quizzes for elearning courses. If you’re looking for practical guidance, the following articles are a prefect place to start. 5 Useful Quiz Articles. Easily Add Gamification to Your Quizzes – A great way to make quizzes a little “less boring” Why Multiple-Choice Only Quizzes Suck – Pretty self-explanatory.

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Megatrends in MOOCs: #7 Gamification

Your Training Edge

Last year, gamification was a crazy buzzword indicating a trend that many predicted would be either the savior or the destroyer of education and training. Gamification is also working its way into more and more training and development departments. Gamification and MOOCs.

Gamification Mechanics – What Are They and Why Are They Important?

Adobe Captivate

Gamification is one of the most popular trends in eLearning. Gamification increases learner engagement, makes eLearning fun and interactive, improves learner’s knowledge absorption and retention and enhances the learning experience for learners from all age groups.

Gamification in ACTION

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ By no means are the concepts of game and gamification universally accepted as valid learning strategies, so we have some work to do in terms of educating more learning and development professionals of the value of these tools.”- What is the present state of gamification?

Fear of using Gamification in Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

This article aims not just to discuss the fear of using gamification in corporate training, but also to tackle it in the most optimal ways. After some experimentation, many businesses are starting to recognize how effective and easy it can actually be.

Gamification Webinar Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are resources from a webinar about gamification I recently conducted for an international consultancy. Gamification and Game-Thinking from Karl Kapp. Defining Gamification. Articles and Blog Entries of Interest. Gamification is about Design, Not Technology.

Curated Insights: Taking Gamification to the Next Level

Axonify

I was asked this question during a recent meeting as I described the way gamification can motivate user engagement as part of a modern learning strategy. In fact, TrainingIndustry.com just recognized us as one of the top 20 gamification companies ! Dude knows his gamification!

6 Killer Examples Of Gamification In eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Gamification in eLearning is fast emerging as an effective technique to engage learners. Using Gamification In eLearning. Let’s first understand what gamification is and how it is different from playing games. What Are The Benefits Of Gamification In eLearning?

Gamification, Sales Training in Learning Solutions Magazine

Bottom-Line Performance

There’s often no “easy button,” however games and gamification are shown to be some of the most effective methods for acquiring new knowledge quickly. has written a two part series on games and gamification for Learning Solutions Magazine.

Does Gamification Truly Help Learners To Acquire Knowledge?

Wizcabin

In this article, we’ll be looking at gamification strategy to see if it’s a better approach for learners to acquire knowledge. What Is Gamification In E-learning? To the burning question, Does gamification truly helps learners to learn?

5 Key Benefits Of Enterprise Gamification

Adobe Captivate

Gamification has several key benefits for organizations looking to enhance their current trainings as well as develop a better application of the Subject Matter. In this article, I will briefly present 5 key benefits of enterprise gamification. Enterprise Gamification.

Article Review: “Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More”

Pract.us

But behavioral psychology writer James Clear suggests in his recent article “Motivation is Overvalued. What I learned from this article. Removing little obstacles can be more effective than overcoming them. Removing little obstacles can be more effective than overcoming them.

2016 Reflections on Games and Gamification for Learning

Kapp Notes

In my work with games and gamification I have the opportunity to travel around the globe talking to folks who are working on various aspects of games and gamification from vendors to practitioners to consultants. Continued Strong Interest in Gamification and Game-based Learning.

4 NextGen Gamification Solutions To Enhance Your Corporate Training

EI Design

With the maturing of the usage of Gamification for learning, there is a buzz on Next Gen Gamification solutions. In this article, I share 4 possibilities on the Next Gen Gamification solutions that can build upon your current approaches. What Is Gamification?

NJEdge.net Storytelling and Gamification Workshop Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are slides, links notes and other items of interest related to my presentation at NJEdge.net Gamification Conference. What is Gamification? Articles. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. 10 Best Practices for Implementing Gamification. Gamification

7 Common Gamification Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Litmos

Gamification in training has aged well. In fact, those who incorporate gamification into their e-learning only because they’re excited about points, badges and leaderboards may end up missing the point of gamification: to encourage learning and retention. .

Will Gamification Work for Everyone?

Adobe Captivate

Gamification is one of the hottest topics in eLearning today. In short, Gamification involves adding elements to eLearning similar to what you would find in an online game. Gamification’s benefits are reported to include rapid feedback and higher levels of engagement and excitement.

8 Top Tips For Using Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools For eLearning Gamification

G-Cube

In this article, I’ll share 8 top tips for using rapid eLearning authoring tools for eLearning gamification. How To Use Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools For eLearning Gamification. Here are 8 helpful tips to use rapid eLearning software for eLearning gamification.

Ready Player None: The Pitfalls of Gamification

eLearning Alchemy

It’s hard to have missed the rise of gamification in the learning industry over the past few years. Self-proclaimed gamification “experts” have seemingly dropped from the sky to fill our conferences and social media channels. Gamification Can be Awesome. Length: 777 words.

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Take Your Training Beyond Gamification

Unboxed

As gamification has been an increasingly popular training technique to motivate modern learners over the past decade, we’re sure you’ve applied some of these practices to increase engagement and reinforce learning with your employees. It’s time to go beyond gamification with your training.

LMS and Gamification

TalentLMS

Do you have a learning management system in place but cannot figure out how to use gamification? Well, look no further beyond gamification. In this article, we talk about the many ways you can overcome the gamification struggle in your learning management system.

Great Reads on Gamification

Trivantis

Gamification is everywhere—from Cheez-It Scrabble Junior , which gamifies snack crackers, to the popular Fitbit fitness tracking bands. Gamification is clearly working for McDonalds; they’ve been doing Monopoly for as long as I can remember (even all the way back to my Happy Meal days). .

The Gamification Explosion (History Of Gamification Pt.3)

Growth Engineering

If you’ve been following out History of Gamification series, you’ll have learned all about the pioneers who laid the groundwork for the world we live in today. Pt1: Countdown to Gamification . Pt2: The Birth of Gamification . 2010 – Gamification changes the world.

7 Gamification Techniques For Corporate Training That Work

QuoDeck

While gamification has been in use for corporate training for several years, there is still a lingering doubt on its impact. In this article, I share 7 gamification techniques for corporate training that work! What Gamification Techniques For Corporate Training Still Work?

8 Common Gamification Mistakes To Avoid

TalentLMS

Unfortunately, gamification isn’t as simple as throwing in some badges and hoping for the best. In this article, I’ll share 8 gamification mistakes to avoid when developing gamified eLearning experiences. How To Avoid 8 Common Gamification Mistakes.

National Registry Summit Gamification Keynote Resources

Kapp Notes

Had a great time in Nashville speaking with NASBA at the conference, great times and good fun with games and gamification for learning. Articles and Blog Entries of Interest. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Games, Gamification and the Quest for Learner Engagement.

What do eLearning Experts have to say about Gamification?

Adobe Captivate

. I started learning seriously about gamification some time ago. But then it came to my mind, that it would be more interesting to gather what many Instructional Designers would have to say, and to compile everything in a single article. I / GAMIFICATION: IT’S WORTH IT! “I

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How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

Adobe Captivate

Gamification for learning provides highly engaging and immersive learning experiences. In this article, I outline how you can enhance its impact further by using personalized gamification techniques. Adopting Personalized Gamification To Increase Your Learners’ Engagement. From a debatable impact of using gamification for serious learning, this is one technique that has come a long way. How Can You Enhance The Engagement Of Gamification-Based Learning Further?

Find your personal gamification guru

Sponge UK

A curated list of games and gamification experts that offer practical tips for your L&D needs. A Google search for gamification in business has more than 1,340,000 results. Kapp is synonymous with games and gamification in elearning.

How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

EI Design

Gamification for learning provides highly engaging and immersive learning experiences. In this article, I outline how you can enhance its impact further by using personalized gamification techniques. Adopting Personalized Gamification To Increase Your Learners’ Engagement.