6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned. This lesson is a critical one.

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8 Tips To Jazz Up Your Online Tutorials In eLearning

TalentLMS

Are your online tutorials looking a bit drab? In this article, we’ll share 8 tips to jazz up your online tutorials in eLearning, regardless of your eLearning budget. How To Jazz Up Your Online Tutorials In eLearning. Online tutorials simplify complex tasks and topics.

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24 New Lectora Online Support Videos You Should Watch

eLearning Brothers

Support.eLearningBrothers.com is your source for tutorials and how-to videos related to all your favorite eLearning authoring tools. Take a look at all the videos and articles from eLearning Brothers Support now: Support.

How to Transcribe Text into PowerPoint & E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

View the tutorial here. View the tutorial here. It’s not quite as fast or accurate as the solutions above, but it makes up for it by recording right into the Storyline slide or Rise lesson. View the tutorial here.

How I Created This Interactive E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

There is one custom piece in lesson 6 where I inserted a Storyline interaction. You’ll also notice animated.gifs in some of the other lessons. Lesson 1: The Mission. For this lesson, I opted for a full-width image. Lessons 1 and 2 are the pre-content.

How to Create Interactive Videos with 3D Models in Storyline

Rapid eLearning

And then of course, once you have an interaction you can also insert it into a Rise course, which is what I did in this Rise lesson. Tutorial: how to create a three-slide video using 3D models in PowerPoint. Click here to view the tutorial on creating an interactive video.

Simple Screencast Production Tips for Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Screencast tutorials are some of the most common forms of online training. However, use the activities to reinforce a previous lesson as you introduce new skills. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. E-learning Microlearning Screencasting Tutorials Vide

Customer training your clients will love

Litmos

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.

Using Microlearning to Accelerate Productivity

Litmos

Learners access the lesson when they need it, use that information to accomplish their task, and consult the lesson when they complete the task again. Research shows that humans learn better when they’re given quick, relevant lessons. Articles Enterprise Learning

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasts are an effective teaching tool that offer instructors greater versatility in developing lesson plans. Their many instructional applications include step-by-step process, demonstrations , tutorials , and presentations. Recent Articles. Guest post by Michael F.

7 key points for a noteworthy presentation

isEazy

They can also help break the rhythm following a complicated lesson. If you want to know how to choose the best pictures for your presentations, read our Images used to support learning article. e-Learning Features Tips Tutoriales Tutorials

Caveat Auditor: The Role Of Critical Thinking In Modern Business Training

Adobe Captivate

In their article “Eight Habits of Effective Critical Thinkers”, Guinn & Williamson identify several qualities that clearly identify why critical thinking skills are so desirable (Guinn & Williamson, 2017). You’ll recognize the phrase from the title of this article.

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Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

Sophie returns home after a long day of piano lessons and school. Delighted to note a new lesson updated on her online art history course, she promptly joins the virtual lesson. She goes up to her room and checks the notifications on her phone.

14 Badge Ideas to Engage and Motivate Learners

LearnDash

I can see awarding this to learners who finish a course within a certain period of time, or who complete a certain number of lessons in a day. Badges to encourage feature use: Tourist: For completing a user tutorial and taking a tour of the site. A short user tutorial can help orient first-time learners and reduce the number of support requests. Offer a badge for exploring the library and reading/downloading articles. Scholar: For completing a lesson.

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5 Myths About Video Based Learning

Your Training Edge

YouTube has more than 135 million “how-to” video tutorials [2]. Based on our research reading various articles that raise questions on video-based learning and opinions of the businesses who are using it more, we have discovered the following most common myths around video-based learning.

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Lynda.com Online Training Library Review

The eLearning Coach

There’s nothing like sitting in a coffee shop with your laptop, sipping java and eating pastries (only the healthy ones) and learning how to use Captivate or Final Cut Pro with lynda’s excellent online software tutorials. A particular lesson might only last five minutes.

Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies

TalentLMS

In this article, we share with you some innovative ways to use your company’s online portal to change the way employees are brought into a company. This is also a great area for addressing performance concerns and sharing “lessons learned”. Do you remember your first job?

5 Guidelines for Evaluating Your Curated eLearning Content

Frooxl

The internet has countless videos, articles, blog posts, and DIY tutorials available at our fingertips. When the content is created with a certain type of person in mind, that person will be more likely to deeply engage with the content and understand the lesson.

Playable UI, eLearning Challenges, and HapYak: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. We’ll usually include some commentary from the original team member who found the article, too.

WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A lesson to teach? 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Karin has authored several technology books, including: Office 2010 Demystified (McGraw-Hill) and hundreds of user guides, reference manuals, and tutorials.

Microlearning: What It Is and What It Isn’t

Bottom-Line Performance

Others create short tutorials that are mobile-optimized. I hope this article will help you discover what microlearning is, what it’s not and how to effectively blend it into your 2017 strategies. Last month, we published the results from our 2017 Learning and Remembering Survey.

The Value of Video Learning

Your Training Edge

Most of my previous articles have explicitly established the importance of online learning, online teaching, MOOCs and so on. In this article, I would be focused around one of its most important elements that contributes significantly towards its success, and that is the video learning.

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5 Transformations Underway in Learning & Development Industry in 2019

ProProfs

Thanks to extensive guides, blog articles and videos posted online, users can discover DIY ideas, master languages or learn to programme. In addition to these articles, the site also offers paid newsletters for those who want extra stuff delivered via email.

Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning

Docebo

An example of a spaced eLearning approach might be one microlearning lesson every day. For example, posting a link to a noteworthy eLearning article or video will give online learners the chance to expand their knowledge base.

Online education puts new skills at your fingertips

eFront

Such sites help designers, developers, and others get up to speed – instructors can upload their video tutorials for example, making courses available to anyone, anytime, to stream.

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My First Flip…and a Flipped Day discount on Snagit!

TechSmith Camtasia

On Flipped Day , educators across the globe will take a pledge to flip one lesson to experience Flipped Learning. In honor of Flipped Day , we wanted to show teachers just how easy it is to get started by flipping a lesson. Identify a Lesson to Flip.

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WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A lesson to teach? 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Karin has authored several technology books, including: Office 2010 Demystified (McGraw-Hill) and hundreds of user guides, reference manuals, and tutorials.

9 Best eLearning Websites to Grasp Knowledge of Programming

Your Training Edge

There are short YouTube video tutorials on programming animations, drawings, games using JavaScript and user interactions with coding. It focuses on providing simple programming lessons for the students which include animation, data structures, problem-solving, game design and JavaScript.

WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A lesson to teach? 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Karin has authored several technology books, including: Office 2010 Demystified (McGraw-Hill) and hundreds of user guides, reference manuals, and tutorials. by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A product to market? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.

How Social Media is Effective for E-Learning

Your Training Edge

For someone who’d like to learn how to bake a cake, for example, you can search YouTube and choose from varied lessons on how to make a delicious cake. You can do research and learn from millions of articles available.

When Technology is your Friend: Regaining Control of your Content

Challenge to Learn

In this article, she talks about the journey towards digital learning in academic settings and offers some key lessons she has learned along the way. As I worked on improving my technology skills, here are some lessons I learned along the way.

How to Make A Thousand Training Videos for YouTube FAST (Customer Story)

TechSmith Camtasia

Avaya’s video articles receive significantly more page views than their text-based articles. The problem was that he was tasked with creating training videos and video tutorials in a very short amount of time. At a glance.

20 Free Online Resources and Software Every Students Should Know

Pinlearn

Khan Academy has a diverse catalog of lessons on an array of subjects such as classical music, cryptography, SAT coaching, differential equations, linear algebra, etc. It’s noteworthy to mention that Google is doing its best to translate Khan Academy’s lessons into the world’s major languages. #7: It’s easy to get A+ if you focus on his video tutorials. Scientific articles, magazines & standards are usually expensive.

eCoach helps University of Missouri Kansas City win American Library Association site of the month

eCoach

We combed instructional design and ed tech articles, made spreadsheets, asked vendors dozens of questions, and tested our top choices” – Jess Williams.

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A Look Back At The Years Best From Learning Science And Instructional Design

Mike Taylor

Every Friday I post a weekly recap of the best articles, posts, and resources I find from the intersection of learning, design, and technology. You can learn more about it in this Training Journal article by Issy Nancarrow ( @issynancarrow ).