Learning Experience Platform – WRONG

eLearning 24-7

I totally dislike the term, “learning experience platform” It really makes no sense, because anything and everything we do, can turn into a learning experience. Secondly, it does a major disservice to any platform that is called by that name. Now I ask you, would you want your platform to be defined as a learning experience? I’ve spent quite a bit of time this past year, exploring these platforms to get a real sense of what they are and are not.

Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. While a video learning platform might have multiple products at the end of the day it is built upon two key components (which they all have in some form). – this is the backbone of the platform.

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5 MOOC Building Platforms

LearnDash

This platform contains software and instructions for presenting your materials. Content can be access online from a desktop, tablet, or smartphone. Now that MOOCs are hitting the scene, everyone wants to jump on board! Granted, some want to get into the game in the hopes of making a quick dollar (somehow?), but others genuinely want to know how they can create their own MOOC for educational purposes. Well, you have options!

Elearning platforms meeting PENS standard makes online training easier

Docebo

Publishing course content to a learning management system ( LMS ) is often time consuming, causing frustration to course authors. Before the PENS LMS , course authors would have to upload SCORM content to an elearning platform , using a tedious multistep process.

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Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

situations, or present individualized content. While the mainstream social media platforms can provide opportunities for. foundational content from OTS elearning and additional training that speaks specifically to. Secret 6: Add Your Own Content into the Flow.

Could an Open Learning Platform Work for Your Company?

CLO Magazine

Enter open learning platforms. Editor’s note: The author works for a learning platform company.] The collaborative tools within the platform expand beyond company walls, allowing the business to grow along with its employees.

eLearning Content And Social Media

eLearning Brothers

In eLearning, it is said that you have 8 seconds to engage your learners before they move away from your content. Luckily, this is more than the 2 seconds we supposedly have with general web content. Keep in mind that this platform has an abundance of mobile clients.

Why Your Organization Needs eLearning Platforms Now

KnowledgeCity

These eLearning platforms boost their employee’s professional development and, ultimately, the business’ bottom line. Why Your Organization Needs an eLearning Platform. The modern employee has a smartphone in their pocket and expects on receiving their content on demand.

Detecting Mobile Platforms the Smart Way for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Lectora has some great features to take learning off the desktop and on the road, such as dynamic templates for mobile layout, but one of the more interesting ways is the ability to check the platform type as a condition for an action.

Why so many companies want to replace their online training platform

Docebo

One-third of companies are not satisfied with the formal aspect of their learning content management system (LCMS) technology functions. This is a significant problem when only 5% say they are very satisfied with the discussion functionality of their current platform.

9 Mistakes to Avoid When Creating eLearning Content

eLearning Brothers

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.

Sponge partners with Axonify to bring world’s first Employee Knowledge Platform to the UK

Sponge UK

NEWS: Sponge UK, a leading provider of custom-made workplace elearning solutions, announced today that it is complementing its corporate learning services with the Axonify Employee Knowledge Platform.

Resurrecting Old Content

Association eLearning

When the education department at your organization is you, it’s easy to let old content linger beyond its welcome. Before you lay that old content to rest, consider sprucing it up a bit first. Consolidate, re-work, and streamline the remaining content.

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Global Learning Platforms: Top 10 LMS Buying Challenges

Talented Learning

The broader, global “learning platform” market has many specialized verticals based on intended business use — including employee, customer, student, member or commercial training applications. Will you sell training content or services in one or more countries?

Micro-learning Through The Mobile Platform: Is That Where Learning Is Heading?

G-Cube

Micro-learning when delivered through the mobile platform , becomes more accessible and provides an opportunity for learning, anywhere and anytime. Using HTML5 for developing the content can be a good idea, though it limits interactivity.

Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?

Paradiso

The applications of a social learning platform on training have been known for sometime, but the idea of a social learning management system is relatively new. A social learning platform isn’t really anything new – similar models have been used for years.

Skillsoft Targets Modern Learners with Content, Platform Redesign by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Skillsoft is launching a redesigned business-skills curriculum—and a new learning platform—aimed at modern, tech-savvy. learners. Design & Development Tools Instructional Design Learning Media

eLearning Needs to Move Beyond Content Delivery

Pract.us

Programs now include gamification to help learners remember information, simulations to help them explore new ideas, and chat platforms to help them confer with colleagues over long distances. Why confine these programs to content delivery?

Why your Enterprise Social Network is your most valuable social learning platform

Jane Hart

For this reason the new enterprise social platforms (like Enterprise Social Networks (ESNs) that underpin social collaboration are your most valuable social learning platforms. as these platforms are designed to foster collaboration, communication and knowledge sharing among employees.

There is no one ‘right’ online platform to support learning

Janet Clarey

I’ve found that selecting the ‘right’ technology is less of a daunting task when you realize there really is no ONE right platform. The platform must suit the activities. Yet many still have a desire to find the holy grail of learning platforms.

The Genericization Of Content

Upside Learning

We are starting to ‘genericize’ content, it is starting to look the same, feel the same, and function in a similar manner. Why doesn’t the courseware we make scale across platforms as we have come to expect from most mobile/cloud applications?

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform

Docebo

9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9. the latest version of the online training platform and our biggest update ever. Embedded Video Content: Embed videos hosted on YouTube, Vimeo and Wistia to your courses for better elearning video content.

Turning Offline Content into ELearning

LearnDash

Finding content for your elearning can sometimes be the most challenging aspect of course creation. But what if the only material available is in the form of offline content? If you are going to transition offline content to an elearning course, then you need to do it properly.

Three ways to streamline your elearning content in one afternoon

Docebo

We know it’s a no-brainer that learning content needs to be clear and concise – but when it comes to what your customers actually need to get on with their day? Whatever your solution, your content needs to feel approachable , not intimidating or dull.

Why Emerging LMS Platforms are Disrupting the Learning Experience

eLearningMind

By improving the user experience, emerging LMS platforms are disrupting the learning experience. Traditional platforms are large, complex and have unsatisfactory UX. Content for an LMS often comes from multiple sources.

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Why YouTube Isn’t Always Your Best Video Platform Fit

KZO Innovations

Showcasing your company’s video on any platform is a great way to share content. If you didn’t already know, YouTube is one of the world’s most popular video platforms – and one of the easiest ways to share video content. For your business: most likely a secure enterprise video platform. Competitive organizations should consider using a video platform that allows you to: Publish videos securely.

Do you want to predict learners’ path?

Origin Learning

Konnect , the next-generation learning platform, is an ideal forum for showcasing the collaborative and the informal nature of learning that happens at the workplace. With its inbuilt predictability feature, it is a platform for learning by choice and not by force.

Typography for e-learning content design

eFront

In our last post, “10 Graphic Design tips for e-learning educators”, we provided a few essential guidelines for improving the look and feel of your e-learning content. which involves choice of fonts, font-sizes, line length, columns etc, can lift even the most mediocre content.

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

Even if you’re in a large Fortune 500 enterprise with the luxury of a Learning and Development department, do you really see content curation as part of curriculum design, management leadership development, onboarding, sales training, etc.? What Other Professions Curate Content?

Multi Tenant LMS – When you need an ‘Extended Enterprise’ e-learning Platform!

Paradiso

Our LMS seamlessly integrates with more than 100 platforms, which makes it stand out amongst the other LMS players. 5. The reseller feature of the multi tenant lms lets your organization harp profit by selling the courses and content owned by the company to the tenants.

Content Curation & Dissemination for Learning

Learning Cafe

million pieces of content. YouTube users upload 72 hours of new video content. “Content Curation & Dissemination for Learning” is an experiential workshop which is aimed at building Content Curation and Dissemination knowledge and skills in Learning professionals working in organisations. Learning Objectives: Be able to describe the business need for content curation and dissemination in organisations. Develop skill to curate content effectively.

Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning

G-Cube

One of the many strengths of the mobile platform is that it really is the primary portal for social communication for many professionals, who are always connected on the social media. Mobile Devices are an indispensable part of our people’s life – both at work and home.

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

Updated Content Authoring Tool Directory. Considering there are over 120 content authoring tool products in the space, being one of the top ten – puts you IMO – as best of the best. Works across multiple platforms, SCORM, learning object generator and more. authoring tools Awards content authoring tool e-learning craig weiss e-learning software elearninfo247 elearning rapid content authoring tools

SCORM – When you need Inter-Operatibility between E-learning Platforms!

Paradiso

What is it about SCORM ( Shareable Content Object Reference Model ) that the e-learning folks are going gaga over? It specifies the way in which content from the client side interacts with a given LMS. In addition, content re-usability is made possible.

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