5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal


The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely exciting, making sure your new system can meet modern needs is the key to guaranteeing that you’ll enjoy your new purchase long after you’ve taken it off the lot.

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5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal


The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely exciting, making sure your new system can meet modern needs is the key to guaranteeing that you’ll enjoy your new purchase long after you’ve taken it off the lot.

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White-labeling Your Training Portal: The What, Why And How


To “white-label” an online service (in our case, your online training portal), simply means to put your own logo and branding on it. We’ll get back to this in the next section, where we’ll see how easy it is to white-label your TalentLMS portal).

Learning Portals: Why You Should Be An Early Adopter


So, the phrase I ended up hearing almost every week was: BlogI still remember the day I was forced to get my first iPhone. Yes, forced. It was with great dread and doubt that I signed the dotted line and committed myself to the new era of computing.

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Training Blog Portal with PageFlakes

Kapp Notes

Steve Woodruff and I have put together a portal aggregating blogs around the topic of training/elearning/innovation and other learning, development and education topics. Here is what Brent Schlenker had to say about the portal. omitted important blogs (your blog), please let me or Steve know. Check it out at TrainingBlogs (we didn't spend a lot of time on the name.)

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Proliferating Portals

Clark Quinn

After my last blog post , a commenter asked a pertinent question: Many organizations/companies have multiple intranets, wiki sites, and so forth, often making it difficult for employees to know where to go when they want an answer or more information. I hear it all the time: I ask “are you using portals?&# I use portal as the overarching term as well (also including discussion forums, blogs, profiles…).

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4 Killer Examples Of Learning Portals For Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

Usage of learning portals for corporate training initiatives is gaining momentum. Learning Portals For Corporate Training: What Are Their Key Characteristics? Learning portals are knowledge repositories featuring learning paths, and they are designed to meet specific initiatives.

Decorate Your TalentLMS Portal For The Holidays


Decorating your training portal will put them in a festive mood and make training more fun and engaging! Here are some tips on how to transform your TalentLMS portal into a magical wonderland! But without distractions in the actual portal or interfering with the training too much.

6 Ways of Using a Learning Portal to Quickly Rollout Training

CommLab India

Learning portals come with features that allow organizations to push important information at the moment of need helping learners in their work, ensuring a quick rollout of training. In this blog, we will look at different ways of using a learning portal to quickly rollout training.

eLearning Portal Integration

Tony Karrer

Initially, the conversation was about having learning content appear on the enterprise portal. Many LMS vendors provide portlets, gadgets or widgets that allow for access of learning content (most often meaning courses and courseware) through the corporate portal. It's certainly better than putting a static link to your LMS somewhere on the corporate portal / intranet. The interface is not really even the enterprise Portal.

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Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement

EI Design

Learning portals are a great fit for formal training, performance support, and social learning. Learning Portals: Why You Should Adopt Them To Boost Employee Engagement. Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement? Learning portals achieve this and more.

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Your training portal should be accessible on all these browsers.

Upside Learning Blog Included on the eLearning Learning Community Portal

Upside Learning

This blog now features on the eLearning Learning content aggregation portal. eLearning Learning, a community portal launched by Tony Karrer , collates and organizes content from blogs and websites related to the eLearning and Learning domains. The portal is a one-stop address providing easy access to up-to-date information about eLearning and related topics.

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Nonprofit Technology Portal

Tony Karrer

This is a work in progress, but she's done a pretty good job explaining what it is and why she's doing this in her post: How Do You Browse By Category Blog Content from NpTech Bloggers? She raises some interesting questions around how you browse through existing blog content which was one of the primary reasons for originally creating the technology.

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Thanks everyone for making Adobe eLearning Community as #1 portal in the eLearning space!

Adobe Captivate

Adobe eLearning Community is listed as top eLearning portal on – NowComms. Thanks everyone for making Adobe eLearning Community as #1 portal in the eLearning space. The community portal will turn one shortly.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. If you want the course component, another option is to look at SCORM Cloud which I recently reported on this blog.

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Sales Team Portal for Content and Expert Access

Tony Karrer

I wanted to share some discussions I've recently had around an interesting project where the company provided the sales team a collaboration, content distribution and expert access portal. They really felt they needed more of a portal. And the flow is now going through the portal.

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Thanks everyone for making Adobe eLearning Community the #1 portal in the eLearning space!

Adobe Captivate

Adobe eLearning Community is listed as the top eLearning portal on – NowComms. Thanks everyone for making Adobe eLearning Community the #1 portal in the eLearning space. Blog Adobe eLearning Community Captivate eLearning elearning community

8 web design myths that eLearning portal managers fall for (part 1)


Now our myth-busting team has returned to take care of several pesky web design myths that eLearning portal managers shouldn’t be believing (but they do). Web design is about making your eLearning portal pretty. They’ve busted 10 misconceptions about Cloud based apps.

5 Tips to Build an Effective LMS Portal Your Learners Will Love

CommLab India

This blog highlights 5 important tips to design an effective learning management system that learners will love. Learning Technology LMS

8 web design myths that eLearning portal managers fall for (part 2)


Welcome to the second installment of the series, in which our fearless myth-busting team is back to tackle a few more of those pesky web design myths that eLearning portal managers fall for. Your job, as an eLearning portal designer, is not to make the webpage look good or to express yourself.

A step by step guide to set up your corporate training TalentLMS portal


We have created this guide for all those HR & training managers out there who have been assigned the task of setting up their corporate training portal, whether that’s for compliance, onboarding or general on-the-job training. 2) Customizing your portal.

Introducing Docebo’s Ideas Portal: Grab a Seat at Our Learning Innovation Table


In our Ideas Portal, superadmins are encouraged to browse, submit and vote on product ideas through a central and dedicated location that’s accessible from within your Docebo platform and powered by the world’s leader of this technology, aha.com. . What Can You do With The Ideas Portal? .

What Do I Need in an LMS? I’m Looking to Market and Sell eLearning.

Association eLearning

But “FIDDLESTICKS” (Yes, I said fiddlesticks, this is a professional blog people) you exclaim as you ask yourself “What do I need in an LMS?”. Keep that brand recognition going on all platforms your learners use including your LMS with the ability to brand your portal.

Top 5 eLearning Trends Happening Now

Association eLearning

I recently attended the Training 2016 Conference and Expo as an exhibitor. I was able to talk with many training and development representatives from a wide variety of organizations about their LMS needs. During these discussions I asked, “what aspects or features are you looking for in an LMS?

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The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?

Association eLearning

You need both. Without content the LMS is an empty cookie jar. It’s pretty looking but frustrating every time you open it. Then again, content without an intuitive platform for delivery is a treasure hunt, often without a treasure map to guide you. But wait, don’t order yet, there’s more.

Free Webinar: How to Price Education Products

Association eLearning

Pricing for education products is all over the map. But pricing is too essential to leave to guesswork. In this session, we look at why you should eschew “downside pricing” (e.g., cost-based approaches) and embrace “upside pricing” that looks at the value you deliver to the buyers.

Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option

Association eLearning

You’re shopping for an LMS and behold FREE OPEN SOURCE LMS pops up. you say excitedly. Yes, indeed. Free and open source. Well hold the phone because if it sounds too good to be true, it’s because open source isn’t all it claims to be.

Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

When you need solid advice about learning strategy and technology, which blogs come to mind? If you’ve been ignoring LMS vendor blogs, it’s time to take a closer look. And I’m increasingly impressed by the quality of content in some LMS blogs.

What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”

Association eLearning

It can be difficult to understand eLearning terms when they’re used interchangeably. Which is which and how do you know when to use them? For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages.

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What is WCAG 2.0 and Why Does it Matter?

Association eLearning

WCAG 2.0 stands for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. Similar to Section 508, WCAG is the international standard for accessibility in web content created by The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). To help explain, let me present a little scenario. Johnson!” Your boss calls to you. Assuming your last name is Johnson, otherwise insert your name here). “I’ve I’ve got some great news!

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

My last two blog posts were reactions to augmented reality, a concept that was thought up decades ago, coined in the 90s, and only starting to crawl into everyday life. appeared first on Social Learning Blog. social learning augmented reality Grockit learning portal Learnist LMS

ASAE Annual Conference 2015

Association eLearning

With less than 2 weeks remaining until the year’s most highly anticipated gathering of association and nonprofit professionals, Digitec Interactive has some exciting news!

Questions to Ask Client References Before Selecting Your LMS

Association eLearning

Selecting an LMS can be a very involved process. First you have to understand the requirements of multiple stakeholders. What do the users need? What does the administrator need? What kind of reporting is required to monitor content use?

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry.

MOOC: ‘Swayam’ -Spearheading the Education Revolution in India


Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links. Education & Technology MOOC Online Education WizIQ News best mooc platforms education revolution in india swayam education platform swayam india mooc swayam mooc swayam online education swayam portal

Go Mobile or Go Home

Association eLearning

According to Statista.com , “As of 2013, worldwide mobile phone internet user penetration was 73.4%. In 2017, figures suggest that more than 90% of internet users will access online content through their phones.”

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Build a Learning Portal Using WordPress

eLearning Weekly

I’ve written before about learning portals and how they can be a great way to improve access to learning materials for users. I wanted to provide a more in-depth post that shows how you can create your own learning portal using the freely available content management system, WordPress. So, let’s get started… Refresher: What is a portal? This tutorial will show you how to get a basic learning portal set up.

Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

Dear Associations, I am trying to get into a skilled labor position at company X. I have some experience but there are new rules and regulations and I just can’t keep up. I could go back to school, but it’d be a huge burden to my family.