Interactive: What Does It Really Mean?

Association eLearning

Merriam-Webster ’s online dictionary defines “interactive” as, “involving the actions or input of a user.” So, is eLearning with nothing but a next button interactive? Is a choose your own adventure book interactive? What Interactive Means to Me.

Spice Up a Serious Blog by Making It Interactive

Raptivity

We all love reading good blogs and many of us enjoy writing them too. Raptivity team recently received a query from a prospect asking if he could use Raptivity to make his blog post interactive. I picked a blog by one of our Interactive Learning Thought Leaders, Desiree Pinder.

Interactive: What Does It Really Mean?

Association eLearning

Merriam-Webster ’s online dictionary defines “interactive” as, “involving the actions or input of a user.” So, is eLearning with nothing but a next button interactive? Is a choose your own adventure book interactive? WHAT INTERACTIVE MEANS TO ME.

Put the 'activity' in 'interactivity'

Kineo

"We want something really interactive." Or "We want something more interactive than our previous learning." It could be easy to presume that most online learning is interactive. Heard requests like this before? I hear them frequently. So what does it really mean when people ask for more of it?

Interaction Preferences

Upside Learning

Hidden amongst the hundreds of links, in the many posts, of many feeds, was this great blog post by Judy Unrein – Catering to Interaction Preferences Instead.

Interactive Video is About to Get Disruptive

Kineo

Fuelled by advances in digital video technology, and propelled by the advertising industry, interactive video is about to get disruptive! While video is arguably the most engaging and popular way of delivering online learning, in the workplace it’s largely underused and unevolved.

Interactive video – not just for popstars

Kineo

Have you been on the perfect date with Honda? Have you helped fill Ellie Goulding's world with colour? Or maybe a spot of Scandi house-snooping has tempted you to revolutionise your storage space with IKEA. .

Digital Interaction Design to Tangible Interaction Design

Upside Learning

Interaction design is almost always a synthesis of traditional methods and approaches from varied established disciplines. When I write about interaction, most people reading it view it in the context of software or some form of digital technology.

10 Web Apps for Traditional and Online Class for interactive classroom collaboration

WizIQ

Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links. Imagine a scenario in a traditional class where the teacher is teaching a topic in Math. She has already shared the concept a few classes ago and now plans for the students to solve problems. This is a short summary of this post.

Putting the Rapid into Interactive Video

Kineo

In fact, it’s gone interactive. Video is back and it’s back in a big way.

Questions re Certificate Learning Interaction

Adobe Captivate

Hello–I’m encountering several problems with the certificate interaction. The post Questions re Certificate Learning Interaction appeared first on eLearning. Discussion Interactions Learning Interactions blog certificate of completion captivate certificate widgetWhen I double-click the certificate text, it appears to reflect my changes, but as soon as I click OK, the text just reverts to what it was originally.

A Wrapper for Raptivity Interactions

Raptivity

Raptivity for many years has done a fantastic job of providing a means of creating interesting, fun and educational interactions that anyone can create. The interactions are stand-alone pieces that can be embedded into web based training, mobile learning, an instructor led course or as a part of a web site. The drawback to those tools is often the interactivity – or lack thereof – that comes pre-packaged. Many Raptivity Interactions output to HTML5.

5 eLearning Interactions to Hook Your Learner

Adobe Captivate

And this can be achieved via meaningful eLearning interactions that hook your learners and facilitate an active learning in self-paced eLearning courses. Let’s discuss 5 eLearning interactions and the corresponding engaging utility. Hope you enjoyed these eLearning interactions.

Interactive video: how far it's come and where it's heading

Kineo

We’ve written a lot about interactive video recently, and for good reason. As always, I’d like to temper that statement with don’t just add interactive video for the sake of adding it. It’s one of the biggest trends in elearning and it’s proving to be an invaluable asset. When included in a meaningful way though, organizations and learners alike truly see great results.

10 top tips for a great interactive video

Kineo

We’re all abuzz these days about interactive video. And it is, well, so much more interactive than a “static” video. And for good reason. It is a great way to get learners to sit up straight and pay attention and on top of that, can enhance and improve a traditional eLearning experience, by = breaking up the monotony of clicking next through a series of slides.

Why I blog

E-Learning Provocateur

I’ve been blogging for several years now, and a question that continually pops up is why do I do it? I blog primarily for myself. The tag line of my blog is provoking deeper thinking. Comments are the lifeblood of blogging.

Creating interactivities in e-Learning: 10 ways to challenge and engage your Learner

G-Cube

Interactivities built within e-learning can effectively provide relief as well as challenge the learners to think and apply assimilated learning. There are many types of interactivities that can be built in an e-course. They can be utilized to provide interactions as well.

Could You Shock Your Learners With Interactive Video?

Kineo

As a new Lead Learning Designer at City & Guilds Kineo, I’ve been lucky enough to be able look through our back catalogue of courses recently. One of the things that I think we do really well here is experiential elearning.

How to Use Interactive Sessions to Turn Online Training into Real-World Application

Grovo

Interactive Training in Action. But there are still ways of providing an interactive follow-up to your online training. No matter what training intervention you’re implementing, this interactive follow-up piece is key. To learn more about how to plan a successful learning initiative with interactive components, download our Grovo Microlearning® Strategy whitepaper , and start identifying the ways you can turn your expert gamers into masters of their craft.

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Could You Shock Your Learners With Interactive Video?

Kineo

As a new Lead Learning Designer at City & Guilds Kineo, I’ve been lucky enough to be able look through our back catalogue of courses recently. One of the things that I think we do really well here is experiential elearning.

Implementing Interactive Hotspots in the new Camtasia 9

eLearning Brothers

Luckily, TechSmith’s Camtasia offers a fantastic solution, and that is the interactive video. In previous blogs I’ve written about how to integrate an HTML file with your interactive Camtasia course. Click here to view the previous blog in the series ( Voice Over Recording ).

5 ways a survival horror game can inspire interactive video design

Kineo

Whether you enjoy fighting a horde of never-ending zombies in Resident Evil or putting yourself through the intense anxiety that Five Nights at Freddy’s can bring, there’s a wide range of horror gaming experiences that even the most sheepish of gamers can enjoy.

Free Download: Lectora Interaction

Trivantis

Wendy Miller created a character dialogue interaction with two characters that you can download to use in your own course. Download this character dialogue interaction in the Trivantis Community now. Download Interaction. Blog Free Downloads

How I Created This Interactive E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

There is one custom piece in lesson 6 where I inserted a Storyline interaction. This feature could also be used for simple branched scenario interactions. And the other forces the user to complete the interaction before advancing. I created a demo course in Rise for a workshop.

Everything You Need to Know About Drag & Drop Interactions

Rapid eLearning

There are three main ways to interact with the course: click, mouseover, and drag. While click-based interactions are the most prominent, a good drag and drop interaction is usually more engaging. Is there anything you’d suggest when building drag and drop interactions?

Increasing student engagement through Interactive Learning Design

G-Cube

Modern learning is a social and collaborative process of knowledge building where a learner interacts with the content and the instructor as well as with peers. Thus educational interactions within an organization can be of three types: Learner-to-Content interactions.

5 ways you can use interactive video in your digital learning strategy

Kineo

People watch over 1 billion - that’s billion with a BIG “B” - hours of video on YouTube each day according to TechChrunch. That’s pretty strong evidence people like video and it’s an effective medium for learning and communication. .

How to Develop a Highly Interactive Online Training Program

TalentLMS

The good news is that most of the tools course creators use already have this notion of interactivity available. What’s more important is that implementing an interactive online training program is easier nowadays. What constitutes an interactive online training program?

Interactive Visualization in Videos: The Key to Streamline Complex Information

CommLab India

Check this blog to know how you can simplify complex information with interactive videos. eLearning Design interactive learning

eLearning Interactivity

TalentLMS

When learners interact in an online course, active learning takes place. eLearning interactivity is the actual “thought process interchange” between learners and eLearning tools through which engagement and active learning takes place. Integrating interactions in the content is the key step in the eLearning design process. This step enables learning that is meaningful, recalled easily, as well as evaluated through interactive assessments.

How to apply interactive technical training to business eLearning

eFront

A client, who had recently moved to an online sales system, asked to review an interactive technical training course that they had developed to train employees on the new tool. The Theory Behind Interactive Technical Training.

Adding Hyperlinks to Raptivity Interactions

Raptivity

In our last blog, we talked about deactivation of Raptivity in online and offline mode. Today we are going to tell you how to add hyperlinks to any Raptivity interaction. Adding hyperlinks to any Raptivity interaction is a very simple […]. raptivity Videos help hyperlinks Raptivity Support video clip

How Can You Use Interactive Videos Effectively In eLearning

Adobe Captivate

While usage of videos in eLearning and mobile learning courses is an established practice, it is Interactive video, its updated avatar that is being proclaimed as the next big thing for online training. In this blog, I outline how can you use Interactive Videos effectively in eLearning. Before I highlight how can you use Interactive Videos effectively in eLearning, let us look at the key differences between videos and interactive videos.

Could You Shock Your Learners With Interactive Video?

Kineo

As a new Lead Learning Designer at City & Guilds Kineo, I’ve been lucky enough to be able look through our back catalogue of courses recently. One of the things that I think we do really well here is experiential elearning.

EdTech Tools and Apps for Encouraging Communication and Interaction

InSync Training

This week, we continue our series by diving deeper into communication and interaction tools and apps that will help you support your blended learning campaigns. EdTech 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsLast week, we looked at knowledge and content EdTech tools and apps.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

G-Cube

Here are a few highlights of our experience with the tool which has helped us create interactive content – swiftly and with ease. Click to Reveal’ Interactivity. Creating interactivity with Storyline is easy and quick. Drag and Drop Interactivity.

5 ways a survival horror game can inspire interactive video design

Kineo

Whether you enjoy fighting a horde of never-ending zombies in Resident Evil or putting yourself through the intense anxiety that Five Nights at Freddy’s can bring, there’s a wide range of horror gaming experiences that even the most sheepish of gamers can enjoy.