JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use?

TechSmith Camtasia

This post will cover two of the most popular file format options, JPG vs. PNG, including when to use them and why. Some quality is compromised when an image is converted to a JPG. A JPG does, however, allow you to create smaller file size than you could with a PNG. What is a PNG? The PNG file format , usually read aloud as ping, was created in the mid-1990’s to act as a replacement for the Graphics Interchange Format (GIF). So, JPG or PNG?

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How to Convert Flash to HTML5 at Scale

Hurix Digital

Why should you convert Flash to HTML5? Everyone needs to convert Flash content to HTML5 due to the following reasons: – Flash will die: Back in 2017, Adobe announced that they’d be phasing out Flash by December 2020. So, all the Flash-based videos, games, and websites on earth would have to be converted to another format for being accessible to netizens. How to convert Flash video to HTML5: Bulk convert Flash videos to HTML5. Click Convert.

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. When converting to PDF – which CreateSpace requires – check the page size again in the printer settings. In Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2 I explained how to self publish an e‑book. If you’re like me, you’ll now want to create a hard copy – a “real” book.

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. When converting to PDF – which CreateSpace requires – check the page size again in the printer settings. In Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2 I explained how to self publish an e‑book. If you’re like me, you’ll now want to create a hard copy – a “real” book.

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HTML5 Interactions: Why business platforms are converting Flash courses

Adobe Captivate

You can now convert flash courses to html5, where the readers find it more comfortable to read the course materials. It is necessary for eLearning platforms to convert their Flash-based courses to HTML5. You need to get your Flash-based course converted to HTML5. The converted courses are compatible with mobile devices, and support gestures on the touchscreen, like dragging, swiping, double tap and so on.

This Week’s Tip: Export Images from Word Files

Intellezy

The older DOC format converts all images to RGB PNG files. Did you know that Word’s DOCX file format is a glorified ZIP file? Change the extension to ZIP, unzip it, and you’ll find all of the document’s original assets, including the images as individual files in a folder. More importantly, InDesign can access the original high-resolution images when you place a DOCX file, even if they’re CMYK.

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Batch Edit with Snagit’s Covert Images

TechSmith Camtasia

Using Convert Images you can change properties, size, and even the file format of a group of images all at once. For example, you could take a group of images and add a one pixel border to each, make the images 200×200 pixels and change the file format from JPG to PNG. In Snagit for Windows select Convert Images under the Snagit button and select the images you would like to convert.

Technical Communications: Online Versus Paper

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

There are many reasons for converting paper documents to online documents such as cost, efficiency of updating, document control, accessibility, and discoverability. For example, the paper documents are scanned and converted to PDF. To use the images, you'll need to allow time to save the images as online versions (in jpeg or png format). Both tools allow you to quickly convert printed documentation (especially Word documents) into online documents.

How to Edit SVG Graphics in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

What you’ll do is convert the SVG image into an object that can be edited in PowerPoint. The newest version of PowerPoint has a “Convert to Shape” feature. In the format toolbar (or via right-click) select Convert to Shape. It will ask if you want to convert it. Once it’s converted, you need to ungroup the image. I like to save as a PNG file so that the transparent part of the image remains transparent.

Five Tips for Creating Graphics for Mobile Devices

Upside Learning

Image Formats: png should be your preferred format (as against.gif) as it has greater color depth and is fully lossless with variable transparency. You can also create animations in Flash and convert that to video formats that the smart phones support. Mobiles are fast becoming the platforms of choice for all we do in life – browsing, chatting, other social interactions, & even starting to be used for learning delivery as well.

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Another PowerPoint Hack: Using Icons in your Captivate Project

Adobe Captivate

Using an image as a Captivate Smart Shape fill only supports.jpg,jpeg, gif,emf,wmf,png,pct, and.ico. Adobe Captivate Blog Tips and Tricks blog captivate smart shapes converting PowerPoint hacks icons newbieThese are some icons that I frequently use. Instead of searching for these vectors online, I pulled them from PowerPoint, recolored them to match my color palette, saved them, and used the images as interactive shapes and buttons in Captivate. This is how I did it. Adding Icons.

6 Cutting-Edge Online Publishing Tools for 2021

Kitaboo

KITABOO is a digital publishing software that offers an excellent way to convert your PDF or doc files to digitized eBooks. Allows you to convert PDFs into HTML5 flipbooks to help increase brand awareness, online sales, and reach.

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5 Best PDF eBook Readers for Windows and Android

Kitaboo

The software accepts most file formats, including PDF, ePUB, PRC, TXT, PNG, MOBI, CBR, DOCX, and more. Allows you to create and edit PDF documents along with the option of converting eBooks from PDFs to other formats. Converts PDF to ePUB, Excel, HTML, Word, Image, etc.

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How to create responsive SVGs and smart icons in PowerPoint

BrightCarbon

As it’s vector-based, there is no loss of quality when scaling, unlike a traditional picture like a JPEG or PNG (which are raster-based). SVGs are the common format for icons and illustrations in PowerPoint.

6 Cutting-Edge Online Publishing Tools for 2021

Kitaboo

KITABOO is a digital publishing software that offers an excellent way to convert your PDF or doc files to digitized eBooks. Allows you to convert PDFs into HTML5 flipbooks to help increase brand awareness, online sales, and reach.

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Best PDF to OCR Conversion Service Providers

Hurix Digital

With rapid digitization of content today, including images, videos, and music, the need for converting image-based files such as PDFs to a digital format is also at an all-time high. Convert PDF and other document formats and make them searchable.

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Facebook Ads Guide 101: All You Need to Know for Your First Online Courses Campaign

learnWorlds

It is best to use JPG or PNG files for best results. This way you can convert leads from the right audience and prompt multiple purchases. Specifically, Facebook Pixel enables you to: See from which devices your customers are converting.

How to Identify the Best eBook Conversion Services

Kitaboo

But since educational publishers have loads of content to convert into an eBook, they may not have the time to identify the best eBook conversion service which will give them a compelling eBook. Whatever output format the software allows, ensure that it has an option to convert your file into ePUB format. For example, can the images be uploaded in jpeg format only or can you upload PNG as well?

Library? Which Library?

Adobe Captivate

If you import a (compressed)mp3 file it will automatically be converted to a ‘raw’ wav-file which will also be in this folder. When importing such a file an individual folder will be created (under the root, not under Images), with the same name as the PS-file, and having all the layers converted to PNG images (there is a screenshot later on showing such a PS folder). Intro.

Guest Blogger, Bryan Jones of eLearningArt.com – How to Repurpose Content in under 1 hour

Learningtogo

File-Save-As, then select PNG from the dropdown. And converted them into images…. Margie’s says: If you’re like me, you have tons of content that you’d like to reuse, but not sure the most efficient way to go about it. Bryan Jones, founder of eLearningArt , is a pioneer in eLearning and instructional design. His company, eLearningArt , is the leading provider of eLearning images and templates for the eLearning industry.

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The Best Online Learning Platforms for K-12 Education

Kitaboo

The platform lets you create your own catalogs, reports, brochures, and flyers, using a robust editor tool, or upload your own PDF files using the PDF converter. Option to upload a PDF file and convert it into HTML5 flipbook.

Best ePUB Readers for Android Users

Kitaboo

Also Read: How to Convert Textbooks to Digital Content in Easy Steps. This application accepts most of the file formats, including ePUB, PDF, TEXT, PNG, MOBI, CBR, PRC, DOCX, and more. Supports multiple formats, including ePUB, PDF, MOBI, PNG, BMP, TXT, JPEG, GIF, and more.

Camtasia 6: Why Won't Some Gifs Work?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

However, TechSmith says that developers still using Camtasia Studio 6 will need to convert any problematic gif images to png before adding those images to projects. I received this email last week. Question: I'm using Camtasia Studio 6. Suddenly some of my gif images won't go to the Timeline. They import just fine, but I get a "codec" error when I try to drag them to the Timeline. These images used to work just fine--they haven't been updated in forever.

How to share your Google Slides presentation

BrightCarbon

For example, when downloading as an Image, whether PNG or JPEG, the quality of your slides can be lost, the presentation will be static, and you can only download one slide at a time. Wondering how to share a Google Slides presentation? Good news! It’s a pretty simple process.

Best ePUB Readers for iOS

Kitaboo

Also Read: How to Convert PDF to ePUB3 while Keeping the Format Intact? KITABOO is an interactive eBook solution that supports multiple formats such as ePUB, PDF, TEXT, PNG, MOBI, CBR, PRC, DOCX, and more.

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28 Best WooCommerce Plugins in 2021

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

It gives you the opportunity to act as an online salesman, answer their concerns, and eventually, convert them into customers. This powerful lead generation add-on is a must-have in order to convert your site visitors into customers.

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The Best Online Learning Platforms for K-12 Education

Kitaboo

The platform lets you create your own catalogs, reports, brochures, and flyers, using a robust editor tool, or upload your own PDF files using the PDF converter. Option to upload a PDF file and convert it into HTML5 flipbook.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

VectorMagic -Easily Convert JPG, PNG, GIF Files to PDF, SVG, EPS Vectors. YouPresent – This PowerPoint add-in can save you time and a bit of your sanity by converting your slides for uploading to webinar platforms. Every week I include a few design resources and useful tools in my Learning, Design, and Technology newsletter. This is a collection of all them from 2018. I hope you find something to help you do whatever you’re doing at least a little bit better.

Tech Toolbox #08

Mike Taylor

Boost sales efficiency with high-converting presentations, slide-by-slide analytics and viewer feedback tools. IconShock Free icons pack for download, fully editable vector icon sets including free SVG and PNG icons.

YouTube Thumbnail Sizes and Best Practices (New for 2019)

TechSmith Camtasia

Use Snagit’s convert to PNG button to turn your video still into an image. Are you looking to get more views on your YouTube videos? One easy way to do that is to improve your video thumbnails. Your video’s thumbnail is just as important as its title when it comes to attracting views. Thumbnails draw the attention of potential viewers and help them decide which video they should ultimately decide to watch—hopefully yours!

How to Repurpose Content in under 1 hour

eLearningArt

File-Save-As, then select PNG from the dropdown. And converted them into images…. Goal: Repurpose content for a blog post, quote images, and a video. Time required: 60 minutes (+/- 30 minutes). Overview. The purpose of this quick start guide is to move from the #8 trend of “ science-based learning ” to action. Brain science supports the idea that content needs to be repeated to open and widen multiple neuropathways to the same information.

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Power Up Pictures with PowerPoint

360 Training

Select Save As from the File tab and identify the image type (GIF, JPEG, PNG) you want to save your slide/presentation as. Once you click Save , you will be asked to specify whether you want the convert Every Slide or Current Slide Only into an image. A picture is worth a thousand words. What pictures are you using in your course ? Relevant, attractive, and appropriately stylized images can serve as powerful visual stimulation in online training.

Why Flip Book Maker Is the Best Tool to Develop E-books

CommLab India

Ability to convert learning materials in a wide variety of formats. These organizations need to convert this e-learning content into eBooks, to facilitate online learning. Flip Book Maker is well-suited to meet this requirement because it can be used to convert digital learning materials in multiple formats such as MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, SWF, FLV,MP4, JPG, BMP, JPEG, PNG, and GIF, into interactive eBooks.

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First Reflections on Version 11.5.0.

Adobe Captivate

Converting the shape to a button was much easier to create nice buttons than the older workflow with Image button. A setup with 3 buttons like in this screenshot was not possible in previous versions, because the bounding boxes are overlapping: The screenshot may look blurry (has been converted to bitmap here) but the original SVG’s in Captivate are really crisp. By default the SVG converted to button is set up like a shape button: clickable area is the bounding box.

First Reflections on Version 11.5.0.437

Adobe Captivate

Converting the shape to a button was much easier to create nice buttons than the older workflow with Image button. A setup with 3 buttons like in this screenshot was not possible in previous versions, because the bounding boxes are overlapping: The screenshot may look blurry (has been converted to bitmap here) but the original SVG’s in Captivate are really crisp. By default the SVG converted to button is set up like a shape button: clickable area is the bounding box.

Building Finger-friendly Buttons for m-Learning

Trivantis

All you need are two image files (any file format will do—png, jpeg, bmp or gif)—one to show as the unselected radio button/checkbox, and one to show as the selected radio button/checkbox when your learner taps the button. This converts to 45 – 57 pixels, which you can use as a guideline* when creating buttons in Lectora. When using Lectora® e-Learning software to create m-Learning, it’s important to consider the usability and navigation of your course.

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

If the tool does not support the image, video, or audio format you want to import, you will have to waste time converting them into the required format. In Captivate 9, we can import only these image (Shift+Ctrl+M) formats: JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, ICO, EMF, WMF, POT, POTX, and PICT. PNG: (Portable Network Graphics) It is better than JPEG and supports binary transparency and alpha channel transparency.

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Training Simulation: images as feedback

Adobe Captivate

This may not necessarily be what you want, as is the case for the original issue here: only the Failure feedback message for the software simulation slides have to be ‘converted’ to images, not those for non-sim slides. It will be in the Images folder, you can use JPEG or PNG (eventually GIF). Intro. This step-by-step blog is for newbies, based on a question launched in the forum yesterday, look at the thread: [link].

Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide

BrightCarbon

Advanced: Converting to and from Google Slides. One (slightly inconvenient) work-around would be to create a PowerPoint file with a custom colour palette and import this into Slides by uploading and converting your PowerPoint file to a Google Slides file. Images typically need to be under 2MB and in JPEG, GIF or PNG format to upload correctly. Advanced: Converting to and from Google Slides.

Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

saves in a variety of formats including AVI, JPG, GIF, and PNG. It can also convert your AVIs to SWFs. Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. They can be used to: demonstrate processes step-by-step in a tutorial. demonstrate software to other people or record tips and tricks for later reference. share pointers for playing a game. record product reviews. record recurring problems with your computer to show tech support .