Create a Niche-Focused “Udemy” Site
DECEMBER 20, 2016
We are often asked if it is possible to create a Udemy-type site with LearnDash. Short answer: yes (see this article on creating a Udemy clone ). What you do not want to do is to create a site that is exactly like Udemy.
12 Must-Know Learning Industry Sites
SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
If you have an interest in elearning or instructional design, undoubtedly you have your list of favorite sites that you visit for coming up to speed with new trends and happenings. Below are some sites that are well known in this field. Technology site by EdTech Magazine.
A Dozen Free Stock Video Sites for E-Learning
MAY 3, 2016
If you’re not comfortable shooting your own stock video, try out some of these free stock videos sites. And don’t forget about all of the free stock photo sites we covered earlier. Mazwai : lots of videos, but the site seems to freeze when they all load.
Article Review: Overcoming the Fear of Feedback
JUNE 6, 2016
What I learned from this article. Rodsevich sites psychology research that suggests we remember negative experiences more than positive ones, which probably evolved as a survival mechanism. This article has some great strategies for overcoming fear of feedback.
Our 10 Best Corporate Learning Articles of 2014
DECEMBER 3, 2014
To help you sort through the clutter, I’ve gathered the ten top articles from both our Bottom-Line Performance and Knowledge Guru blogs from the past year. This article by Sharon Boller was widely shared in learning and development circles for good reason.
Article Review: “Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More”
JULY 11, 2016
Stroll through any social media site and you’ll be bombarded with well-meaning suggestions for improving your motivation, will power, and drive to succeed. But behavioral psychology writer James Clear suggests in his recent article “Motivation is Overvalued.
10 Must-Read Articles About Blended Learning
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
We gathered top 10 articles about blended learning that will not only explain the idea behind combining learning techniques but also give you answers to your questions and tips on building your very own blended learning strategy. Asynchronous and synchronous learning mixed together?
Top 5 Blog Sites on E-Learning Instructional Design
SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
Check out these top 5 blog sites on e-learning instructional design that will help you in designing first-rate e-learning courses. and allows you to find the latest trends, articles, and news.
Article Review: Refocus, Re-skill L&D to Support Modern Business Needs
JUNE 20, 2016
David James, chief learning strategist for Looop, explores this idea in his article for Learning Solutions Magazine , “Next Action: Refocus, Re-skill L&D to Support Modern Business Needs.”. What I learned from this article.
Top 7 Custom eLearning Articles on our Blog in 2013
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
To me, the seven top articles from the past year are really a checklist of what’s important and pressing to learning professionals. You’ll notice that games and gamification are mysteriously not on this list of articles.
100 eLearning Articles and White Papers
APRIL 28, 2008
My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 We Learning, Part II Second part of an interesting article - We Learning: Social Software and E-Learning, Part II. E-Performance Essentials: ELearning and Social Software An interesting article - Early e-learning traded technology for human interaction.
PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 21, 2012
by AJ George There are infinite reasons why you may not be able to give a presentation in person, many of which I covered in my article on adding Text-To-Speech to PowerPoint presentations. When you can't be there in person, but you want to send along a PowerPoint deck in your place, there are a few reasons why you might want to use a slide-sharing site. Today I'm going to explore five slide-sharing site options.
JoomlaLMS 2.0.2: Maintenance Release
JULY 21, 2015
The new version is available for upgrade at your Member’s Area, at the Administration area of your site and purchase at our store. Blog articlesJoomlaLMS team is glad to introduce JoomlaLMS 2.0.2
A Brief Historical Look at Corporate Training
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
Mailing CD-ROM courses to offices around the world was significantly cheaper than regularly sending instructors to the same sites. Articles history of CBT history of corporate training The history of elearning the history of LMS
JoomlaLMS Tips: How to Add a Forum to a JoomlaLMS Site
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Blog articlesAs you might know, by default, JoomlaLMS is not integrated with any Joomla! forum tool. We abandoned the integration in favor of a JoomlaLMS native forum tool that is in the development stage currently.
Ecommerce: One Size Does Not Fit All
The Peformance Improvement
DECEMBER 3, 2013
It’s as if companies forget everything they know about customer service when they build a Web site. This seems to describe much of what goes on in Web site development today. Web site developers could learn much from Zingerman’s approach to the customer experience.
Top eLearning Sites?
MAY 20, 2010
I was asked what the biggest traffic sites are in eLearning that were not vendor specific sites. My quick answer was that Jane Hart’s site , eLearning Learning and The eLearning Guild would be among the top. Cathy pointed me to questions about Alexa ( Wikipedia article ).
Understanding the Role of Training in the Extended Enterprise
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
One organization I’ve worked with offered a suite of tutorials online for free, but that was backed up with paid certifications and on-site support as part of a learning plan. There’s much talk about the ‘extended enterprise’ today.
Parenting Articles, Worksheets, & Handy Resources
APRIL 7, 2017
GreatSchools is a free, mobile-friendly nonprofit parenting site devoted to helping parents guide their children to success in and out of the classroom
Responsive Design for eLearning [Article in @learningsolmag]
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Read the full article Responsive Learning Is a Must-have, Not Just Nice-to-have , featured this week on the eLearning Guild''s Learning Solutions Magazine. Check out this article by James Corey-Wright, Kineo UK''s Head of Learning Design, "Responsive Digital Learning - All for One, One for All". And then go visit the Adapt Community site , for information and demos of the open-source Adapt Framework. "It’s a fact: we live in a multi-device world.
ATD TechKnowledge 2017 and Enterprise Learning that Works
JANUARY 17, 2017
There web site defines the organization as…. “. Articles ATD Techknowledge ATDTK Litmos at ATDTK TechKnowledgeThe Litmos team had fantastic team at ATD TK this year. They showed off enterprise learning that works, and everyone enjoys using.
10 Social Media Tools For Learning
The eLearning Coach
NOVEMBER 16, 2009
Elgg is a social networking engine and publishing platform for running your own social networking site on a public or private server. RECENT ARTICLES eLEARNING 2.0Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy?
Articulate Resources and Articles
OCTOBER 9, 2009
If you’re like me I’m always looking for good articles and “how-to blogs on Articulate. Articles: Articulate and Flash Audio. Blogs/Sites: Articulate Forums. So I thought that I’d share a few resources that I’ve written and use. Navigating the Articulate API with Flash. Scavenger Hunts in Articulate. Using Flash to Control Articulate Navigation. Rapid eLearning Blog (great usability and design info). Mozealous (technical developer info).
5 reasons to avoid a Flash-based quiz creator
MARCH 21, 2013
Since Flash technology is widely used in creating advertisements, some web-browsers and email sites may block the images and videos in a Flash quiz regarding it as spam. Articles
PBS Article: 8 Video Game Myths Debunked
NOVEMBER 9, 2010
A while back, PBS did a series on video games called The Video Game Revolution and they created a companion web site. One article on the site takes apart some common myths about video games. Check out Reality Bytes: Eight Myths About Video Games Debunked for yourself, in the meantime, here is small sampling of the conclusions of the article.
Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Social Networking Sites. There are many popular social networking sites available which provide an opportunity for learners and trainers to connect and learn together. Scholarly articles can be built together on the wiki, where the Trainer can guide the learners from time to time.
Curated Insights: Writing Good Questions
MARCH 24, 2017
Pooja’s site is a great place to start, if you want to expand your use of this strategy. That’s the case Will Thalheimer makes for scenario-based questions in this brief article. Can you write a good multiple choice question?
9 Tips To Maximize Employee Involvement In Online Training Development
MARCH 14, 2017
This article explores 9 ways that you can maximize employee involvement in online training development. Most Learning Management Systems and social media sites will even handle this task for you. As an example, articles and videos that highlight work-related tasks.
Technical Communication: Don't Wordpass on Passwords
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 16, 2014
If you'd like to create your own avatar, check out AJ's article. Do not use the same combination of username/password for multiple sites. If you like Megan's articles, you'll love her live, online classes such as Train the EMR Trainer.
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?
Top Ten Learning Resources of 2011
DECEMBER 30, 2011
In honor of the approaching year-end, here are my top resources of 2011: Sites, articles or resources I visited over and over again, sent to colleagues, memorized or otherwise relied upon, in no particular order.
10 Ways To Learn In 2010
The eLearning Coach
JANUARY 3, 2010
It’s a visual search engine that draws content from all over the Web, particularly social media sites. Your collage might show a book from Amazon, a YouTube video and a page from a blog or web site. Look for words of interest and then search for those articles or pages.
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.
In response to: Why “Talk” Culture Ruins Everything
APRIL 30, 2010
casual conversations, on social networking sites, during water cooler gossips, in one-on-one conversations with friends.We And such dangers are on the rise with the Social Networking sites permeating the very fabric of our lives. Tags: Reflection social networking sites Personal communication I was reading Why “Talk” Culture Ruins Everything by Hugh McGuire this morning. And the scary part of "cherry picking" ideas and creating mash-ups from these were driven home once again.