Announcing Lectora Version 11.3

Trivantis

Meet Lectora® Version 11.3, the latest version of your favorite e-Learning authoring software. Now you can fade in images and text, apply a modern fly animation and apply other transition effects to Web-based objects, such as elastic and bounce animations—all HTML5 compatible.

5 Reasons You Should Check Out Upside2Go’s New Version

Upside Learning

Just yesterday we released the new version of Upside2Go , our revolutionary mLearning platform. A first, major release since Upside2Go’s launch back in 2011, the new version takes mLearning delivery and performance support to a whole new level.

Custom Effects in Advanced/Shared Actions

Adobe Captivate

Almost 8 years ago I posted this article on my personal blog: Editing Motion Paths and Using Custom Effects. . Since that time Effects have been improved a lot, advanced and shared actions can make life much easier. When do you need a custom effect? Intro.

Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example

Experiencing eLearning

I created a Captivate activity with a custom effect using motion and scaling to animate two cars driving away to the horizon. The movement is saved as a custom effect (drive_away) so I can reuse it, as explained by Lieve Weymeis on her blog. Apply the custom effect.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every. different version of your courses for the myriad.

The Power of the Expectation Effect

Learningtogo

But first, we need to understand where the limits come from: the Expectation Effect. In one study testing the Expectation Effect , teachers were told that a group of students with average abilities was “gifted.” Sadly, there are too many versions of the first child’s story.

The Purpose Effect – Book Review & Interview With Dan Pontefract

Learnnovators

We, at Learnnovators, are privileged to review Dan Pontefract ‘s second book, “ The Purpose Effect ” that is scheduled to release on May 10, 2016. Below is our review of the book and an insightful interview with Dan… THE PURPOSE EFFECT – REVIEW. In his book, The Purpose Effect , Dan Pontefract brilliantly distils the malady that pervades many corporations today.

Celebrating the 3rd anniversary of the MATRIX Blog

Matrix

There are two more days until the MATRIX Blog turns three! Since the first and the second year of blogging about workplace learning and L&D practices got their fair share of fame ( Anniversary edition: Top 10 posts of the MATRIX Blog and The MATRIX Blog turns 2!

7 Highly Effective Tips on Technical SEO

Hurix Digital

Within a matter of seconds, he was on a blog aptly titled ‘Top 10 destinations for a solo trip’. The blog transported him into a different world as he took in the sights of the pyramids of Egypt, the Moai statues of Easter Island and the Eiffel Tower of Paris.

Introducing the eLearning Challenges Blog Series

Bottom-Line Performance

We’re pleased to announce a new blog series called eLearning Challenges. So over the next several blogs, we will be sharing real stories of recent client work we have completed. How to create an English version of a course that can be easily translated.

18 Must-Know LMS Training Topics for Effective eLearning

eThink Education

With regular new version releases , countless plugins and customization possibilities, and specific Moodle or Totara functionality that not everyone is familiar with, it’s essential to ensure your team continuously refreshes and builds their eLearning knowledge in order to maximize functionality and the industry’s best practices to deliver effective, engaging, and up-to-date training and education. Blog corporate training eLearning Tips & Strategies eThink Academy LMS Training

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Content & Version Control

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 01, 2007 e-Learning Content & Version Control Earlier this week, Janet Clarey wrote about the " Preservation of e-Learning Content." After reading Janets post, I talked with our CTO about some ways that we could build a little bit of "version control" into our Flash Course Development Templates. More likely, if they dont have version control tools, its because they havent even thought about it. I suppose most LMS/LCMS keep track of versions on some levels.

Learning in 3D Blog Book Tour: Success

Kapp Notes

By all accounts, the Learning in 3D Blog Book Tour was a resounding success. Here are some highlights, look for a Blog Book Tour Lesson's Learned posting in the near future.

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

TechSmith Camtasia

Writing a blog post is often time consuming and a lot of effort goes into research, writing, and editing. Since you’re already writing the post –why not also make a blog video? A vlog is a blog that is primarily delivered in video format. Step 5: Assemble your blog video.

When Misused Buzzwords Attack

Association eLearning

Effective. A non-interactive version might be a recorded lecture of an auditor discussing how to conduct an audit. Effective. Is not : Cheerful background music and flashy animations with sound effects and lots of pictures. Interactive. Immersive.

Enhance Data Privacy Compliance with Multi-Version Privacy Policies in Docebo

Docebo

As of April 28, 2018, administrators using Docebo’s learning management system (LMS) can create customized privacy policies for users to accept when they register or log into the platform, establishing and assigning multi-version policies to specific users.

Metacognition for Effective Online Learning

TalentLMS

It is also all about understanding how to learn effectively, in a limited amount of time, using strategies that are corrected over time. You need to create autonomous and self-starting learners, who are responsible for their own learning and are willing to share the synthesized version of their knowledge with peers. This learning strategy is highly effective in terms of time and effort. Metacognition is not as techy as it sounds.

Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

As a result, the expectations for this type of content have risen and video creators are finding it more difficult than ever to ensure that their content is effective and engaging. Use zoom and pan effects to bring sections of your content into focus.

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Want New Employees to Stick Around? Use Digital Onboarding! [Text Version]

CDSM

By using best practice, contemporary learning strategies and effective pedagogy, organisations can rapidly improve their onboarding even further…. 92% say video helps teach more effectively, and improves learning by 56%. Text Version] appeared first on CDSM Team Blog. [ View Infographic ]. Why is conducting an onboarding program so important? Only 52% of people join a company with an official onboarding program.

SM&CR blog series #4 - SMR Tool

Unicorn Training

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) believes that holding individuals to account is a key component of effective regulation, this is shown through the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR) which originally applied to dual-regulated firms. Effective risk management You can manage risk more effectively by having clearly defined and approved responsibilities, whilst also delivering assurance to the regulator, your executive team and NEDs on demand.

The Halo Effect: First Impressions for e-Learning

Trivantis

Your learners will unconsciously judge your e-Learning course at first glance—it’s called the Halo Effect. If you’ve ever met someone and instantly disliked him because of his wrinkled shirt or unflattering hairstyle, you’ve experienced the Halo Effect. Blog Graphic Design

Facts about neuroscience that you need to know… [Text Only Version]

CDSM

Neuroscience helps us to explore the question: What makes L&D effective? The post Facts about neuroscience that you need to know… [Text Only Version] appeared first on CDSM Team Blog. [ View Infographic ]. Our brains build our learning, learning builds our brains.” – CIPD. Human attention span – 8.25 seconds. Goldfish attention span – 9 seconds. Humans handle approx. 40,000,000 pieces of information every second, but only 40 of those make it to our conscious brains.

Can You Make Yourself More Creative? – Exploring the Creative Expectation Effect

Learningtogo

In their study, the Creative Stereotype Effect , Dumas and Dunbar wanted to see if they could produce a change in creativity as measured by the Guilford test. What Dumas and Dunbar have discovered is a specific application of the Expectation Effect. LearningToGo Blog

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Learning Evaluation, Step 4: Design Effective Programs

Watershed

As part of your program design, consider using A/B testing—comparing two versions of a particular element to see which one performs better—and your learning evaluation metrics to judge which element(s) was most effective so you can follow the best approach when taking the whole program live.

How to Run an Effective Multinational Course Pilot

Trivantis

At the CDC, Karen Ngowe used it to run an effective multinational course pilot (an official test of a course from start to finish) , saving 80 hours of maintenance time. For more stories about how Lectora users are creating successful training, subscribe to the Everything eLearning Blog ! .

ADDIE: 5 Steps To Build Effective Training Programs

LearnUpon

– It’s simple and effective! Other versions? For more content like this, subscribe to our blog below: Want to read more? The post ADDIE: 5 Steps To Build Effective Training Programs appeared first on LearnUpon.

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Measuring training effectiveness — the Kirkpatrick model

Matrix

Of course learning itself is never really over but a training cycle is deemed complete once its effectiveness has been evaluated and plans for the next steps on the learning path have been drawn. The post Measuring training effectiveness — the Kirkpatrick model appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. In other words, it’s about creating an effective website.

New Release: Camtasia Studio 8.1 Adds Green Screen Effect & More!

TechSmith Camtasia

We’re looking forward to hearing what users like you will say when they get their hands on the latest version. Also known as chroma key or the green screen effect, Remove a Color helps you create more professional videos without having to be a video pro. Camtasia Studio 8.1

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Check out her blog to keep up to date on her progress, and consider reading it out when it’s available.

Image, Shape and Button Effects in Lectora 12

Trivantis

With Lectora® e-Learning software’s latest release, we’ve given you the ability to add a number of styles and effects to your images, shapes and buttons. You can find Lectora 12’s new image effects and options on the Image Style ribbon.

Effective Training Visuals—Add a Spark of Interest

OpenSesame

Here’s the sixth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Or, to tell a more detailed version of the same story, the graphic below is more appropriate.

The app effect: why playfulness is indispensable to learning

Saffron Interactive

So with that in mind, I decided to write my first blog post on the subject of apps, play, and flags (you’ll see), and what they can bring to the table in an e-learning, or m-learning, environment. If you want to learn something new, there’s not only an app for that, but there’s a bright and colourful app that will educate you through interactive games, record your progress, and occasionally bombard you with adverts (if you choose to download the free versions, like myself).

Quiz Tweak 4: Submit Process

Adobe Captivate

Crossing my fingers that we have the same button appearing in future versions for all quiz slides. Exit effect to get it off the stage, also as quickly as possible. More details about creation of a custom effect can be found in Custom Effects. Intro.

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