FEBRUARY 6, 2012
The Advantages of Interactivity. There are many advantages of having learners interact with the subject matter they are learning. Studies, as well as common sense, indicate that interactivity helps the learner retain information as well as increasing the learner’s willingness to spend time with the material. Horton  writes, “Interactivity boosts learning. People learn faster and develop more positive attitudes when learning is interactive .”
eLearning: Interactive vs. Engaging
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 15, 2016
by Sally Cox People love to talk about how they want their eLearning courses to be interactive, but to be really effective eLearning, it has to do more than just interact with the learner; it has to engage them.
Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience
MARCH 17, 2016
“My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF! Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions.
A framework for content curation
JUNE 17, 2015
It is with this in mind that I have started thinking about a model – or perhaps more accurately, a framework – for content curation. As a framework for content curation, however, I feel the heuristic doesn’t go far enough. This content is new knowledge.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
situations, or present individualized content. eliminated and interactions are driven by efficacy rather than gimmick. events where people are actually interacting face to face. foundational content from OTS elearning and additional training that speaks specifically to.
Free Lectora Interaction Template
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
Take this Lectora Interaction Template out for spin! This Lectora interaction template features 12 bottom tabs and allows you to show unique content when you click on each tab. Video: Updating Visuals in eLB Lectora Interactions.
7 Takeaways from Making an Interactive Video
DECEMBER 20, 2016
The purpose was to explore how to use interactive videos effectively as an instructional tool. The content was centred on a 4-part framework for assessing the danger in a violent situation to be able to respond appropriately. eLearning Making an Interactive Video Making Interactive VideoI recently concluded an experiment. So here’s what I learned: 1 – When you think of medium matters […].
Spice Up a Serious Blog by Making It Interactive
NOVEMBER 27, 2015
Raptivity team recently received a query from a prospect asking if he could use Raptivity to make his blog post interactive. We have typically seen blogs that are textual or at the most with couple of stock images but never thought of them as an interactive content piece.
Free Flip Card Interaction
OCTOBER 18, 2016
A great way to learn to use the elearning software you have is to create small interactions. A recent challenge was to create a note card interaction. I happened to be working on a note card interaction for a workshop and submitted it to the challenge above.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
curation Page 26 Contents L&D “THE FUTURE OF LEARNING IS ON. attention on how learning content is. or be engaged with intelligent content, the same as they would if they’re picking. You deliver a piece of content that your. Content that just. learning content.
Content Authoring with Video Interactions
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
MARCH 15, 2011
Content authoring needs to embrace digital video. What is more, Raptivity interactions are easily inserted in the courses and tracked. Trainers have long known the importance of video in all types of training. Digital video has now become so commonplace that nearly everyone knows how to shoot video using a camera or a smart phone, upload it to Youtube and share it with others. It is high time these two trends converged. The newly announced version 8.0
Compelling content hooks you in and won't let go
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 10, 2015
We are told that learners are no longer able to concentrate on content that's more than four or five minutes long. I’m sure that if you were to open up our brains and tip the contents onto the floor, what would come out but piles and piles of stories. So does good learning content.
Transforming your Content into an Experience.
SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
eLearning tools Instructional Design interactive learning mLearning PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Is it just a matter of ‘tweaking’ our existing PowerPoint decks to be delivered via a web browser?
Enabling Instructional Designers - Using Raptivity for Content Visualization
APRIL 11, 2017
Effective content visualization is one of the key elements of instructional design. IDs have various options to present content - diagrams, charts, graphs, illustrations, drawings, photographs, etc, but deciding on what to use and how exactly to use it, can be tricky. It can help IDs visualize content and decide on the graphic treatment during storyboarding. It plays a key role in engaging learners.
How to Make Sticky eLearning Content
JANUARY 8, 2015
After all the many hours of eLearning content development and design we have done as eLearning professionals, the most important objective is to ensure our learners retain and apply what they’ve learned to memory. What Does This Mean for Corporate eLearning Content? “If
5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions
OCTOBER 8, 2013
The interactivity, of course. Besides the obvious benefits of reduced costs and a virtual training environment, eLearning allows learners to practice new skills and concepts safely through a variety of interactions.
How to Build Real-World Learning Interactions
JULY 19, 2016
Creating great interactive learning experiences requires a few core building blocks: relevant content, pull versus push, and real-world decisions. One of those building blocks in creating relevant content or content that is placed in a meaningful context.
Free Articulate Storyline Template Interaction
OCTOBER 10, 2014
But don’t worry, you can put in your own content. You even can choose how you want your users to interact with the template because we give you the source files. The post Free Articulate Storyline Template Interaction appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Interactive Digital Content Designed to Develop Capability – Part 1
APRIL 7, 2016
The old adage ‘content is king’ still rings true in 2016. 7 out of 10 digital learning experiences are driven by well-designed interactive digital content. Interactive content is the glue that binds the constituent elements of a digital experience together.
Interactive Soft Skills Training with New Customizable Courseware
MAY 15, 2017
Meaning that you have the ability switch out graphics, add slides, mix and match content, and even brand the course with your logo and company colors. Bonus Files with Additional Interactions and Course Content.
Cool Interactive Video Example for E-Learning
AUGUST 16, 2016
Today I’d like to share a really neat example of an interactive video scenario. View the Interactive Video Example. Click here to view the video interaction. What I Like About This Interactive Video. Earlier I shared a nice example of a gamified elearning course.
Creating interactivities in e-Learning: 10 ways to challenge and engage your Learner
APRIL 15, 2014
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.
Interactive Video Made Easy
APRIL 12, 2016
Rapid E-Learning Makes Interactive Video Easy. When I looked at what he was doing, I asked why he didn’t just use Engage’s media interaction since it was easy enough to insert the video and required no programming. Interactive Video: Click and Collect or Explore for More.
Tips and Tricks to Making Accessible Content More Interactive
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
While following accessibility guidelines and requirements may have you focusing on features and functionality that you need to avoid, there’s no reason that an accessible course can’t also be engaging and interactive. Branching allows you to provide alternate content when necessary.
Making eLearning Interactive and Fun
AUGUST 27, 2012
Learning is fun and engaging when we have Raptivity interactions embedded in the lessons. This goes without saying that you can add magic to your course content provided you know the knick-knack of this rapid interactivity tool – Raptivity. To [.].
How to Insert an HTML5 Interaction into Storyline 2
JULY 28, 2016
So you’ve spent a lot of time creating an amazing HTML5 interaction using our Interaction Builder and now you want to insert it into your Storyline 2 course. Remember, it doesn’t really matter where the HTML5 interaction comes from; the process is the same.
9 Mistakes to Avoid When Creating eLearning Content
MARCH 16, 2015
Steve is a freelance blogger and content writer for FreshEssays.com. He loves writing about education, content creation, and learning techniques. With so many courses being created on a daily basis, it’s not surprising that some content will be better than others.
Deepen Learner Engagement with Interactive Videos
APRIL 4, 2016
So you see, the content of the videos would still be the same, just the way in which they are presented would change. What are Interactive Videos? We thought we’d give you a rather deeper insight into the bearing of interactive videos Mr. Manager. Why Interactive Videos?
Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Content strategy is the plan which outlines what form of content will be made available to learners in what form. Make it interactive. You’re probably tired of hearing the words “interactive” and “responsive” over and over again.
Engagement Analytics – The New Frontier in Interactive Learning
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
The purpose of adding interactivity to eLearning has been two-fold, improved learner engagement and better learning outcomes. And, this very need demands further channelization of interactive learning analytics. Are my learners missing important content?
10 Top Tips For Interactive Video
OCTOBER 5, 2016
We’ll show you how interactive video is being used for digital training and discuss some techniques that will help you succeed. These 10 tips will help you create an interactive video experience that’s as effective as it is engaging: Planning is essential. Track interactions.
Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
The immense popularity and success of technology-aided learning has created the ever-increasing need to develop e-content that effectively engages the learner but all within the constraints of available timelines and budgets. Click to Reveal’ Interactivity. Drag and Drop Interactivity.
Storytelling—A Powerful Instructional Technique for Attitudinal Trainings
AUGUST 5, 2016
They empathize with it, and start relating to the content. But, the big challenge here could be converting the training content into a story. All one has to do is to select a template, fill it up with your content and publish.
JUNE 9, 2015
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.
4 Common ELearning Interactions
DECEMBER 5, 2016
One thing that people like about an elearning course is when it contains various interaction points. This keeps the learner engaged and thinking about the content in different ways. Without interactions the entire experience is boring and arguably ineffective.
Free Download: Lectora Interaction
JULY 14, 2015
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.
Interactive 360° video: A new world for learning
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Major TV series are investing in 360° films as companion content. It shows just how potent 360° content can be in creating a gripping narrative. Adding interactivity 360° video is already a step up from flat video, when it comes to interaction.
5 Content Troubleshooting Tips for Instructional Designers
OCTOBER 8, 2014
Do you ever feel stuck as Instructional Designers with content you can’t work with? I’ve been staring at this content for what feels like forever and have no idea what to do with it. Spending time staring at the ceiling or reading and re-reading your content?
5 Ways to Stop Training Content Overload
APRIL 23, 2015
In our Learning & Remembering Survey, first conducted in December 2014, 24% of respondents said that “content overload’ was a huge problem in their organizations. 38% more said that knowledge transfer and retention of content are their biggest challenges.