Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

Again, not every tool below is SaaS based, but at some point, you have to move to the SaaS world, especially if you are offering or saying you do – some type of mobile learning functionality. I’ve seen some authoring tools that fit most of the criteria above, but whose ease of use is substandard or even really bad. Updated Content Authoring Tool Directory. C ontent Authoring Tools Directory. The Ten Best Course Authoring Tools. #10

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

The RCAT (rapid content authoring tool) market continues to be healthy with nothing to slow it down – uh, except maybe one thing (more on that later). Yeah, I know we have just jumped into January, but in a review of the past several months, authoring tools continue to follow a similar path amongst themselves with certain feature sets. I am still surprised on how vendors who are offering assessment only tools are staying in the game.

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20 free teacher tools

Ed App

It was back in the day when every classroom came equipped with an old-fashioned overhead projector, and YouTube was the new kid on the block. Check out my list of top 20 free tech tools for teachers, and together we can democratise education one app at a time.

Who should use an authoring tool?

isEazy

Recently we talked about SCORM and authoring tools, highlighting their advantages compared to other types of formats and showing you the advantages of isEazy compared to other tools. If you think only e-learning instructors can benefit from this kind of tool, read this publication to discover all the possibilities isEazy offers to many other professionals. isEazy can be the perfect tool for that. The post Who should use an authoring tool?

How to Add Video (and YouTube) to Your Content Strategy with Andy Crestodina

TechSmith Camtasia

Over the past 20 years, Andy’s provided guidance to over a thousand businesses, written hundreds of articles on content strategy, SEO and Analytics, and authored the book Content Chemistry: The Illustrated Handbook for Content Marketing. [ YouTube is such a powerful engine for discovery.

8 Ingenious Ways To Reuse eLearning Content With A Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool

Infopro Learning

In this article, I’ll share 8 creative tips to reuse eLearning content with a rapid eLearning authoring tool. How To Reuse eLearning Content With A Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool. What do you get when you combine a database full of eLearning content with a robust rapid eLearning authoring tool? Here are 8 ingenious ways to reuse eLearning content with the help of a rapid eLearning authoring tool.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

What’s important is that you have faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.’. As an online instructor, you need to decide what kind of tools and resources you want to use for your online school. You might want to start with simple tools and grow into more professional premium tools as you go along making higher quality online courses. Authoring Tools.

Self-publishing Checklist for New Authors

Kitaboo

As a new author, you want your book to be seen, have an audience and gain some commercial or promotional benefits. Here, in this article, we provide a self-publishing checklist for new authors to effectively launch their books. For a new author, hiring these services may be daunting.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

You can use either your own 3rd party content authoring tool and upload it into the “Cloud&# and then wherever you are, output either to your LMS, or onto Moodle or even WordPress (they have a plug in for that) OR place the course in Facebook or nearly any solution that accepts APIs. OR you can create courses SCORM 2004 courses within their tool which is in the “cloud&# and do the same thing. iPod, mobile phones, YouTube, message boards, e-mail.

What is SCORM? Advantages of using SCORM with authoring tools such as isEazy

isEazy

If you’re new to the world of e-learning, you often may have wondered about the advantages of using SCORM -type course formats made with authoring tools versus materials in other formats such as PowerPoint, PDF or others. We’ll also talk about what an authoring tool is and what its advantages are for creating pedagogical content. What are authoring tools? Unlike other authoring tools, isEazy doesn’t require technical knowledge and is absolutely intuitive.

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Everything Gets Easier When You Know Who Your Ideal Client Is with Agency Operator and Podcaster Jason Resnick

LifterLMS

Learn how everything gets easier when you know who your ideal client is with agency operator and podcaster Jason Resnick in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. You can find his podcast over at Rezzz.com if you’re interested in checking that out.

Podcasting to Accelerate Sales for Course Creators with Craig Hewitt from Castos

LifterLMS

Learn how to use podcasting to accelerate sales for course creators with Craig Hewitt from Castos in this LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Starting a podcast is all about getting into the habit and building up a portfolio. I’m joined by a special guest, another podcaster.

Create More Income, Impact, and Influence for Your Online Courses and Personal Brand with Professional Self-Made YouTuber Sean Cannell

LifterLMS

Learn how to create more income, impact, and influence for your online courses and personal brand with professional self-made YouTuber Sean Cannell in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Sean’s YouTube channels have over one million subscribers, his videos have been viewed over 43 million times, and he has been featured as one of the “20 Must Watch YouTube Channels That Will Change Your Business” by Forbes. He’s a book author.

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best tools. So we asked members of our development, customer support and design teams to recommend the top eLearning tools they can’t work without. Best productivity tools for eLearning. Tool: Trello. What it does: The team has tried many project management tools at LearnUpon, including Asana , Basecamp , and Dapulse. Tool: Google Drive. Tool: IFTTT.

How To Design eLearning That Delivers Results With Tim Slade

TechSmith Camtasia

Tim Slade is a speaker, award-winning freelance eLearning designer and the author of the book, ‘ The eLearning Designer’s Handbook.’ Which authoring tools are the best. There are many authoring tools to choose from. Business Interviews Podcasts Video

5 Best Tools to Quickly Convert ILT Material to E-learning

CommLab India

When converting your ILT material to e-learning, you consider various aspects such as the format of the training material (micro module or video), the platform on which it will be delivered, whether to build it in-house or outsource, the duration of the course, and the authoring tool to be used. Of these aspects, the choice of tool is crucial because the right choice will help you meet the other technical and learning design requirements you have in mind.

How to Add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS Support to Your WordPress LMS Website to Deliver Interactive Content via eLearning Authoring Tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade

LifterLMS

Learn how to add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS support to your WordPress LMS website to deliver interactive content via eLearning authoring tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Audio Editing + Audacity

The E-Learning Curve

Previously in this series of E-Learning Curve Blog posts about Podcasting for E-Learning, I discussed downloading and installing the open source audio editor called Audacity. I chose Audacity because it’s free (as in speech), it’s available for Linux/Unix, Mac OS and various Windows operating systems, and most importantly, it’s a very impressive media editing tool. In this YouTube video, Rod Summers demonstrates how to edit a piece of analog magnetic tape.

How to Start an Online Coaching Business with Software Entrepreneur Coach Dan Martell Creator of SaaS Academy

LifterLMS

Learn how to start an online coaching business with software entrepreneur coach Dan Martell creator of SaaS Academy. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Let me just… for Chris here, I’m doing a podcast interview.

How to Start and Grow a Podcast and Build an Online Course Empire with Joe Casabona

LifterLMS

Learn how to start and grow a podcast and build an online course empire with Joe Casabona in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Joe had established himself as an authority in web development by teaching people about front end development. Joe runs a podcast called How I Built It. Chris and Joe discuss concepts that apply to both podcasting and course creating in this episode. Joe Casabona: Tools have evolved.

Is online training right for your team?

Coassemble

Welcome to the very first episode of the CoLab podcast. About the CoLab Podcast. The CoLab Podcast is the best business training advice from experts in the field on sharing knowledge and growing teams successfully at scale. G’day Mates!

Josh Bersin on Adding Value to Workplace Learning

Allego

Bersin sat down with me on the Adapter’s Advantage podcast to talk about his experience and expertise as it relates to: Integrating learning modules into the flow of work. Using workplace learning as an engagement tool. #1 Learning is an engagement tool.

Online Course Marketing That Works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast

LifterLMS

We discuss online course marketing that works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. He is the founder of the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast where he and his guests share their knowledge and expertise on how you can grow your business online. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Tom’s over from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast.

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know

Pinlearn

Video SEO that works for YouTube is a specific course. Get YouTube Search Volume : It’s a well-known fact that YouTube is the largest video content engine. YouTube has video tutorials on many topics. Make sure to read the comments on the top ranked YouTube videos. Ubersuggest is a keyword tool designed by Neil Patel. This tool gives you an overview of volume, seasonality, cost per click data, competitive intelligence, keyword suggestions, etc.

Which Learning Content Trends Matter Most to You?

Talented Learning

These are the kind of issues that keep learning professionals up at night and what I’ve been discussing with experts on the Talented Learning Show Podcast Series all year. Intra-LMS Authoring. Collaborative Authoring. Personalization is about addressing individuals’ needs, context and goals, and providing the right content, tools and/or experiences to help them. Those days are long gone, with the advent of user-friendly AI-driven content curation tools.

Free E-learning Tutorial 12: E-Learning Instructional Design Preparation Tips

e-Learning Academy

Why not download this free e-learning training from iTunes Or read the Transcript Or watch the entire free e-learning tutorial series on our YouTube channel (Episode 12 is embedded below). Authoring tools Design E-Learning Tutorial Podcast VideoEpisode 12 e-learning tutorial outlines five things to think about when preparing to develop an e-learning course.

4 Micro-Learning Strategies For Employee- Engagement

QuoDeck

Similarly, infographics are a great learning tool as they provide an overview of the content in a visually appealing manner with the help of texts and graphics. 3) Creating Instructional Videos and Podcasts-.

Taking Time to Learn with Alex Salas

TechSmith Camtasia

As an expert in the integration of instructional science with popular authoring tools, Alex has been a designer of learning programs for Fortune 100 companies such as Centene Corporation, Philips and Dell Technologies. You can watch the video on this topic at the top of this post, to listen to the podcast episode, hit play below, or read on for more… What key skills are missing in today’s learning development? YouTube is awesome. Using the right tools.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

Spark Your Interest

And while traditionally it applied to businesses selling widgets or software, customer education now also applies to governments, and non-profits, who have a product or service. Similarly, the self-help screens when installing a new software product on your phone, laptop, or tablet.

Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

Creating an experience I was recently listening to a podcast about user experience. If you were looking for a quick answer on YouTube, and all the videos were 20 minutes long - would you be using YouTube to find quick answers? Some people call it YouTube learning. Blame the software One of the biggest reasons for the disconnect between LMS and content is the technology used to develop elearning.

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2015

OpenSesame

Each year we list our top tools for learning to try in the new year. And now, in our third year of this series, we have collected 300 tools to choose from. Crash Course — With a grant from Google, YouTube personalities John and Hank Green have created a series of videos teaching high school and college-level courses for free. The talks focus on the challenges of the creative professional.discover a new book or podcast?

Digital literacy 9: Broadcasting yourself

Learning with e's

and Edupunk movements - the do it yourself culture in which costly proprietary systems and tools are spurned in favour of haphazard, unbranded, informal mashups and loose aggregations of tools. There are a huge array of social web tools to choose from and many of them are free at the point of delivery. For the first time in history such tools have made it possible for an en masse surge in self-publication and broadcasting.

How to unlock engagement and retention with stellar e-learning content

Docebo

If Spotify, Netflix, or YouTube didn’t refresh their arsenal with updated and fresh content, we probably wouldn’t continue to frequent their sites (let’s not even think about how we would supplement quarantine then). . This right here, friends, is the YouTube approach.

50 Marketing Ideas for Course Creators to Thrive in 2021 [Quotes]

learnWorlds

Give yourself enough space and time to create enough deep content to build authority in one topic before going across many topics. Elearning Tip #1: Are you getting ready to record audio for your course or podcast?

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How to unlock engagement and retention with stellar e-learning content

Docebo

If Spotify, Netflix, or YouTube didn’t refresh their arsenal with updated and fresh content, we probably wouldn’t continue to frequent their sites (let’s not even think about how we would supplement quarantine then). . This right here, friends, is the YouTube approach.

How To Overcome the Challenges of Communicating Digitally With Jay Baer

TechSmith Camtasia

Solution: Pivot to virtual speaking and utilize technologies and tools to continue your career in a new way. He’s the founder of Convince & Convert , a Hall of Fame keynote speaker and emcee, an award-winning podcaster, and an author of six books.

B2B Video Guide: 8 Must-Dos (and 2 Don’ts) for Success

TechSmith Camtasia

Check out our webinar below: When it comes to software, each is a longtime user of TechSmith Camtasia , an all-in-one screen recording and video editing tool. It’s important to do this within the first few seconds of your B2B video (this is true for podcasts as well).