9 Simple Hacks to Write Better Knowledge Base Articles

TechSmith Camtasia

It is usually a collection of articles with images, videos, and text included. Creating your own knowledge base article can benefit readers as they can find all the information they need in your article. This first step will prime your article for success.

What specifically is e-learning good for?

Clive on Learning

So, here's a more specific response to the question, categorised by type of e-learning: Type of e-learning Some possible applications Interactive self-study tutorials Short lessons which help the learner to acquire knowledge against specific objectives, typically as a precursor to using this knowledge to perform tasks in the workplace or to engage in other, more practical, learning activities such as workshops. Last week I attempted to answer the question 'what is e-learning good for?'

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Customer training your clients will love


Customer education helps you get out ahead of common questions and customer issues by packaging up information you've probably already put together — usually in FAQs, tutorials, user guides, and Terms of Service — and serving it up to customers in a learning module. And that's where this article comes in. In both cases, there's a sense of immediate gratification because after a short lesson, the customer will be able to do something they couldn't before they took the module. .

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 3


You have successfully launched your lessons online. Consider taking note of commonly asked questions and creating a FAQ document, or creating your own quick video tutorials using your phone or webcam. Start providing parents with a plan for each lesson or unit covered to give them a sense of what to expect and how they can help. A “Parent’s Plan” can include the following: Information not usually shared with students to guide the parent in the lesson.

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Want to Teach English Online & Earn Money? Learn How


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). This option is great as a starting point because most companies find the students for you and provide you with the lesson materials you need for your English lessons. For more details on creating H5P content read our relevant article here.

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6 benefits of social & collaborative learning


Learning doesn’t stop when ‘lesson time is over’. Social learning is usually supported by a specific set of features for example, chat, forum, FAQs, blog, etc. You can read about our upcoming release here , and this article provides further reading on whether the 70:20:10 model still has relevance in today’s learning organizations.

Microlearning under the Microscope: How to Incorporate Microlearning into Online Training


Designing training in short bursts allows you to pilot short lessons, gather feedback, iterate, and plan the next training slice. Blog posts and articles: Encourage learners to create articles that teach how to do something, answer FAQs, or tell stories about lessons learned. Microlearning generally involves dissecting learning into “microscopic” learning bursts (typically 2-10 minutes each).

5 Videos That Will Enhance Your On-Demand Onboarding


Useful links and FAQs Who or where does a new hire need to go to have their questions addressed? You can follow this up post-onboarding with more in-depth troubleshooting, by adding ‘Learn More’ buttons to your Help Centre articles. These ‘Learn Mores’ could link to EduMe lessons, for example, to provide further learning where required. ?? Creating a comprehensive FAQ page minimises the weight on your support team’s shoulders.

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Blended Learning is Splendid Learning

Growth Engineering

You can share introductory videos and articles to build a foundation of understanding prior to any classroom session. Live FAQs can put learners in touch with subject matter experts. This is a great opportunity to capture the lessons in each learner’s working experience – the kinds of informal learning that can’t easily be found anywhere else. Encourage them to share their experience on an online platform and this lesson can help their colleagues too.

The Advantages of eLearning

eLearning Brothers

I came across this article and thought it listed some nice advantages of eLearning. Web-based products allow instructors to update lessons and materials across the entire network instantly. Article Source: [link]. Have a read! The Advantages of eLearning. By Karen L. Jones. Technology has revolutionized business; now it must revolutionize learning. In the 21st century, people have to learn more than ever before.

7 Wallet-Friendly Ways To Develop A Microlearning Online Training Library

EI Design

In this article, I’ll highlight 7 wallet-friendly ways to develop a bite-sized online training repository. Learners can Google, but it will distract them from the lesson and make them miss something important. Online learners can pause their lesson, open the reference in a new tab, then resume. Start With FAQs. Use those topics to generate some quick explanatory articles. Use FAQs to create videos, infographics, and presentation decks.

Summarizing Learn for Yourself

Jay Cross

When I’m deciding whether reading a lengthy article is worth my time, I’ll sometimes dump it in a summarizer to figure out if it’s worthwhile to read further. Traditional] To gain knowledge or information of; to ascertain by inquiry, study, or investigation; to acquire understanding of, or skill; as, to learn the way; to learn a lesson; to learn dancing; to learn to skate; to learn the violin; to learn the truth about something.

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

Yet dot-com mania’s article of faith was that the technologies of the Internet essentially made human beings irrelevant. So the worker checks Google or SlashDot or other resources on the web to see who’s got books or articles or blogs or case studies on her topic. At a bare minimum, the first ones to go down a new path could leave breadcrumbs for others to follow by recording their finding in an FAQ. Create useful, peer-ranked FAQs and knowledgebases.

The 2015 ATD International Conference Backchannel: Curated Resources #ATD2015

David Kelly

Lessons in Navigating Global Growth From the Experiences of Former Avon CEO Andrea Jung by Deborrah Himsel. atd2015: Writing Blogs, Articles, and Books to Boost Your Career – Cathy Fyock by Stan Skrabut. This post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the 2015 ATD International Conference and Exposition being held May 17 – 20 in Orlando. I am a huge proponent of backchannel learning.

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

Joitske Hulsebosch , June 15, 2009 Preparing for community release - Library Clips , April 11, 2009 Community Netiquette: How to Avoid Stepping on Virtual Toes - Community Guy , August 4, 2009 Facilitating an online discussion to foster cooperation between two development organisations , December 27, 2006 Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: Updating my basic article on online facilitation , April 29, 2007 What other resources or case studies would you point to around this topic?

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Stock Photo Image and Other Media Sources

Tony Karrer

Lesson plans also included. The license works differently for subscription, but this may be a wonderful option for the right project (check out the FAQ ). Articles, message board, etc. (2) Weird - after posting, I just saw a post in my blog reader from HeyJude - Find free images online - my list! She points me to (I don't have time to clean this up. Sorry.) Mashable's 90+ Online Photography Tools and Resources.

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