9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier
JANUARY 28, 2015
This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search. So, my fellow developers, let’s learn some Google search hacks that will make your eLearning development a whole lot easier. 1 Search Phrases or the Exact Order of Words.
Agile eLearning - 27 Great Articles
APRIL 6, 2011
I found some amazing resources using eLearning Learning and via search: What Agile Means to Me - ID Reflections ADDIE isn't Dead; it's just more Agile - Integrated Learnings The Agile Elearning Design Manual - Of Project Spaces & Project Managers - The Learning Generalist Agile instructional design - Jay Cross's Informal Learning Agility and Autonomy - Learning and Working on the Web Designing for Agile Learning - Big Dog, Little Dog No time for design?
A Message to All Millennials: Not Another Article About Millennials
APRIL 28, 2016
After reading the title of this article one of the following thoughts may have crossed your mind: “Here we go again, another ‘how-to’ list about how to incorporate Millennials in the workplace”, or, “so what is this Millennial asking for this time?”
Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
This time I had better luck and also had great luck searching for elearning strategy articles on eLearning Learning under the topic pages: eLearning Strategies , Learning Strategies and Strategy. Strategizing informal learning Five Steps to Mobile Learning Success by Brian Taliesin If you feel I’m missing good articles, please let me know.
5 Must-Read LMS Articles
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Not long after starting your search you will likely become overwhelmed by the amount of choices, the advertised features, the price-points, supports options, and so on. 5 LMS Articles You Should Read. This article explains two reasons why.
Learning at the Speed of Search: Technical Requirements for Content Delivery Solutions
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
The previous blog in this series discussed why search is critical to effective online learning and development programs. According to a LinkedIn article, " the majority of LMS buyers cite ineffective search as the primary reason they’re looking for a new solution."
Case Study: A Growing Retailer Searching for an LMS to Power Employee Engagement, Consumer Engagement
OCTOBER 29, 2016
Read the full article. The post Case Study: A Growing Retailer Searching for an LMS to Power Employee Engagement, Consumer Engagement appeared first on Wisetail. How do you choose an LMS? What features should you look for in choosing an LMS? Respected men’s clothing retailer, Bonobos, shared their reasoning for partnering with Wisetail in an interview with Glenn Taylor at Retail TouchPoints.
5 Must-Read Articles on Online Quizzes
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
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. You can find online courses in pretty much any industry today. From for-profit organizations to educational institutions, it seems everyone is using elearning in some form or another.
Best Training Articles This Week
WalkMe Training Station
AUGUST 2, 2015
This week I have chosen a diverse group of articles for you, which raise interesting questions, such as what happens with training when you finish onboarding a new worker? We always search for ways to improve our training programs, and make them less expensive.
5 Must Read ELearning Software Articles
JULY 12, 2016
A simple search on that topic will yield results from major players Adobe Captivate, Articulate (Storyline and Studio), iSpring, among others. If you are interested in learning more about the rapid elearning software culture then consider the articles below.
Glossary of the Must-Know ELearning Terms
AUGUST 1, 2016
Excited about the idea you start searching for the right solution and find yourself completely lost among hundreds of unknown terms – LMS, Authoring tools, SCORM, AICC, flipped classroom, rapid learning, instructional design, LTI, Tin Can API etc. Blog articlesELearning is the wave of the future! blog headlines say. Hmm, I should keep up with the trends and build my own eLearning school/sell courses online/train my employees” - you decide one morning.
Social Media: How to Search for (and Actually Find) Your Old Tweets
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 28, 2012
by AJ George Last week I wrote an article about the WWDC announcements and wanted to link back to some interesting articles I'd tweeted in regard to iPads in the classroom. Searching through old tweets (particularly when you are a frequent tweeter), however, can be a bit of a nightmare. Topsy Advanced Search. Topsy Advanced Search is also fast and easy, but with more specific search options.
Template Library Overhaul
MAY 18, 2015
Search by library. You’ve probably had the experience of using a site’s built-in search function and being frustrated by how irrelevant your results were. Search results now shown on one page.
Google's Search for Good Managers
The Peformance Improvement
MARCH 16, 2011
Adam Bryant, in an article he wrote about this study for the New York Times , points out that while there is nothing new in this list, Google managers pay attention to these behaviors because they are based on Google data. Managers have a critical role to play in the learning and development of the people who report to them. In fact, that relationship is more critical than anything the HR or Training departments can do to improve performance.
Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 24, 2016
In this series of articles, I'm going to share some of my LinkedIn job-hunting tips with you. And recruiters are actively searching on LinkedIn for the best candidates. LinkedIn searches are based on keywords and key terms, so make it count.
Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn, Part 2
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 31, 2016
Your profile is really the key here so if you haven't yet updated and beefed up your LinkedIn profile, I suggest you go back and read through the article before moving forward. Enter keywords, location if desired and tap Search.
Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
Since it mainly displays a timeline of interest via search term data, we find terms either growing or dying and what point in time it has occurred. Then we saw the World wide Web become the Internet, and early digital curation came in the form of search engines.
The best elearning reads of 2013
DECEMBER 31, 2013
Every month we put together a list of our favorite articles for our monthly newsletter – we’ve put those lists together to create this list of best reads in elearning and learning for the year! The End of the Web, Search, and Computer as We Know It , Wired.
The Most Common Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing an LMS (Part 2)
DECEMBER 14, 2016
In Part 1 of this article , we started discussing some common mistakes that you can avoid when you choose your next LMS – click here to read that article if you missed it. If you enjoyed this article, you'll probably enjoy The best example of gamification I have ever seen.
Design for Search
MAY 27, 2008
Interesting post by Donald Clark that points to a BCC article - Web users 'getting more selfish'. The article is a bit over the top in terms of headline, but it's main point is: people are becoming much less patient when they go online. Most of our activity is looking up information, so the most common use case is search, evaluate, keep, organize. The rest search and get straight there.
Is Enterprise search the answer to L&D’s interruption problem?
From the Coleface
JANUARY 22, 2014
Probably a lot more difficult and frustrating than using a search engine to find public information…. So what should L&D be doing to drive this step-change in Enterprise search rather than react to other departments’ agendas? If you type ‘VW Golf’ into Google you get lots of search listings that reflect that one of the most common motivations for making this search is that you’re somewhere in the process of thinking about buying a car.
Beyond Search - REAP
NOVEMBER 6, 2006
via Jack Vinson's post Knowledge workers do more than search , found the article: Beyond Search is REAP. The point is that searching is really just the beginning for most activities. From the post: Beyond Search is REAP - Retrieve, Extract, Arrange, Present. This is really on the mark and my only wish is that his article or Jack's had pointed to more help with the rest of the process.
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Can Help Your Online Course
APRIL 15, 2013
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) refers to designing your website so that it appears in the non-paid, “organic” section of search results when people search key phrases on sites like Google, Yahoo, and Bing.
10 Social Media Tools For Learning
The eLearning Coach
NOVEMBER 16, 2009
As discussions grow to include questions, content links and information dissemination, content can be searched and serve as an organization’s knowledge base. RECENT ARTICLES eLEARNING 2.0Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy?
Search - Implications on Knowledge Work
MAY 22, 2006
This post was sparked by a couple of recent articles: Babson Knowledge: How Google Plans to Change the Scope of Googling (And Why Information and Knowledge Workers Should Care). InfoWorld: Reinventing the Intranet These articles point out what we already know: It is generally easier to find stuff that is in the mass of public information than it is to find stuff inside our own corporations. But, likely, you are at fault as well, after all, What desktop search are you using?
Tags, Search Effectiveness, Personal Benefits
MAY 23, 2006
From Bill Ives - Where Tagging Works and Where Tagging DoesnÃƒâ€šÃ‚â€™t Work Ãƒâ€šÃ‚â€“ Search Engine Lowdown I guess I tend to agree with Danny Sulliivan about the tagging and search but that is not the original intention of tagging. If I want to search on a key word, I will still go to Google as the most efficient way. which I have done already in co-authoring an article. Interesting, Bill points to a search on Google for "Web 2.0"
Is Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Real?
DECEMBER 14, 2015
A quick Google search will turn up hundreds of articles and posts about the subject. There’s no doubt that executives are talking about emotional intelligence (EQ). Some tout that emotional intelligence will be the factor to look for in employees and leaders for the foreseeable future. And some have us asking: “What’s all the hype [.]. The post Is Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Real? appeared first on.
5 reasons to avoid a Flash-based quiz creator
MARCH 21, 2013
Difficult to optimize for search engines. Flash quizzes are difficult to be keyword optimized and are not ranked high by search engines. This may even result in your quiz not showing up is search engines at all. Articles
Bring your courses to life with amazing YouTube videos
APRIL 27, 2015
Simply search for videos and add them to your course, all within ProProfs! Click on the ‘Search tab’ and select the ‘Video’ option. Search for any video in the YouTube search box, watch the selected videos and add them to your course. Benefits of YouTube Search.
Personal Search - and Naming Your Kids
MAY 14, 2007
I've recently been dealing with naming for a start-up and ran across a WSJ article - You're a Nobody Unless Your Name Googles Well. Given how hard it is to figure out business names, reading this was a little scary: So when Ms. Wilson, now 32, was pregnant with her first child, she ran every baby name she and her husband, Justin, considered through Google to make sure her baby wouldn't be born unsearchable.
10 Ways To Learn In 2010
The eLearning Coach
JANUARY 3, 2010
Learn through Visual Search Engines. How would you like your search engine to show results in a collage? It’s a visual search engine that draws content from all over the Web, particularly social media sites. Real time search is very now.
The Latest Training and Development Articles You Should Know
WalkMe Training Station
JULY 16, 2015
There’s no doubt that there are plenty of training and development articles on the internet, but choosing the good ones can take some work. Not only will you have to look at a wide selection of articles, you will also need to make sure that the information they offer is suitable for your company’s training needs. Fortunately, looking for the right training articles doesn’t have to be a difficult task. Examples of Quality Training and Development Articles.
Why Employee Training Articles are Important for Your Employee Development
WalkMe Training Station
OCTOBER 9, 2015
There are plenty of employee training articles on the internet. However, like most things on the internet, it’s also important to exercise a little discrimination in how you choose articles for your company’s training program. For example if you find some corporate training articles but they are written by Bozo the Clown, perhaps it would be best to steer clear. Where Can You Find Quality Employee Training Articles? What are the Benefits Training Articles?
Context is King: Excerpts from posts and articles - Part I
NOVEMBER 21, 2010
Then a tweet by @sumeet_moghe on the same topic today prompted me to put up excerpts of the articles and posts I have been reading here. Context, in turn, lets connected consumers search and navigate the exploding universe of media more effectively, and massively amplifies incentives for quality. For the paste one week or so, I have been reading up on the importance of context as opposed to content. Context is King " is fast becoming a mantra; hence my focused reading on the topic.