7 PDF Tools for eLearning Professionals

DigitalChalk eLearning

Sometimes your online course PDF files can get a bit out of hand. Instead of wasting your time and resources on unsuccessful PDF editing, check out these great PDF tools. These tools can help you easily modify, convert, or view any PDF file.

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Product Review – Instilled LXP

eLearning 24-7

Writing a product review on a product that I use, well, I am about to use. The audio stays in English, which of course, you would expect. Tie a PPT or a PDF to the video as it runs – matching section or clip by clip. Yes, you can have the match of a PDF, PPT, etc.

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How to Transform a PDF into an eLearning Course

360 Training

It’s time to build on that success and transform that training material into an online course so that more and more people can benefit from your knowledge and expertise. In this post, we will shed light on how to transform PDF content (training material) into an online course.

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Intellectual Property Protection for Online Courses & Training [Unique Anti-Piracy Features]

learnWorlds

*LearnWorlds is the only course platform that offers a full suite of intellectual property protection and anti-piracy features.*. After all, you have spent countless hours working on your training material, shooting videos and creating content for your course. PDF File Downloads.

Converting a Text-heavy PDF Document into an Engaging E-learning Curriculum

CommLab India

Do you have stacks of documents in the PDF format, each running into hundreds of pages? Well, you can convert each of the PDF documents into an e-learning curriculum, comprising several microlearning modules to train your people effectively. Step 1 – Analyze the PDF document.

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Articulate Implements Subscription Pricing for Their Products

LearnDash

They have made some big changes in their products by introducing the new Articulate 360. First, let me clarify: Storyline still looks to be their flagship product, going under the moniker “Storyline 360” It looks to have been updated with some new features as well.

Salt Adaptive product update

GRC Solutions

Salt Adaptive Product Update. The following list of upgrades will be included on the 28 th June 2019 Production release for Salt Adaptive : Security and performance improvements of the backend of Salt via GHC compiler upgrade. Export charts to PDF. Course Authoring.

A Simple Course Production Tip to Use Every Day

Rapid eLearning

Often it’s a PDF, where this tip really make a lot of sense. There are many times where I need some code while I’m working with my courses. This is a simple tip, but it is one that I use all the time when building e-learning courses. What simple tips do you have that help in your day-to-day production? Here’s a simple tip that I use all the time. In fact, I use it multiple times a day. It’s fast and efficient.

Learner Assessment in Online Courses: Best Practices Course Design

learnWorlds

Selecting assessment activities is a powerful way to achieve learning outcomes and to assure course completion. It determines the degree to which each of our goals has been reached-hence the degree to which your course is successful and valuable. a) At the beginning of your course.

How to Develop Interactive Marketing Collateral (PDF) Using Adobe Acrobat Pro

CommLab India

Most of the marketing collateral sales people use on-field is in the Portable Document Format (PDF) documents. Here I would like to share how to create single select and multiple select interactivities in a PDF document using Adobe Acrobat Pro.

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2019 year in review: Our products

Rustici Software

From our perspective, all of these changes are opening the door to more exciting product opportunities and more challenges to solve. So, not only does our new tagline reflect a broader vision, it points our product and engineering teams in new directions.

HTML superior to PDF for STM publishing

Aptara

HTML superior to PDF for STM publishing. Most publishers now use the Web to distribute their products and nearly every STM journal is currently published online as well as in physical form. A PDF is a static document that cannot be updated as information changes.".

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Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

The proliferation of so-called rapid authoring tools over the last few years has coincided with an explosion in the number of online courses developed in-house. These days, however, everyone seems to be creating their own online courses and distributing them via an LMS.

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How to Vet Your Online Course Idea

LearnDash

Will your online course idea make money? You’ve finally come up with what you think will be a great idea for an online course, but you’re not sure if it will turn a profit. Starting an online course is an exciting endeavor, but to ensure success, it’s best not to jump in blindly. Researching your online course idea can help you avoid common pitfalls and improve your topic, but most importantly, it helps you understand your market.

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How to Develop Product Knowledge Training for your Business

LearnUpon

This happens when you have the perfect combination of a great product and, importantly, a team that has the product knowledge needed to support and satisfy customers. But how do you easily and efficiently get your employees up-to-speed on your product? Types of product knowledge.

Leveraging Acrobat DC and Captivate 2017 to Enhance Self-directed Learning Opportunities

Adobe Captivate

The challenge was to develop a guided interactive course that could be used in conjunction with anatomical simulators under the following conditions: Product must be device agnostic. The product design team consisted of a content developer, subject matter expert and a narrative editor.

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How to Create an Online Course (in 2020)

learnWorlds

Creating and selling online courses can be quite profitable, with many professionals achieving 6- and 7-figure incomes. But, in case you have thought you have something to share with the world, there is a lot to concern: Are online courses the right type of online business for you?

Free Mag - either as a PDF or for iPAD

Take an e-Learning Break

The best productivity bloggers send tips to Productive Magazine. You can download the magazine as a PDF or get each issue downloaded to your iPAD. Of course, you can also view the magazine online. This month's issue features an article by Michael Hyatt - "How to shave 10 hours off your work week". A must read! Check it out: [link

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Sales Funnels, Product Launches, and Paid Ads for Course Creators with Jennifer Tamborski

LifterLMS

Learn about sales funnels, product launches, and paid ads for course creators with Jennifer Tamborski in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Often times signing up for an in-depth coaching program or intensive course is analogous to marriage.

Product Review: Litmos LMS

eLearning 24-7

Less functionality and features than their standard counterparts, but these features may be “social learning&# , or “ability to tie a user to a course&# or “creating learning paths for each user&# or “assessment tools&# , etc. Course Authoring Tool. My Courses.

Product Review: Cornerstone OnDemand

eLearning 24-7

The hype on the product was huge, after all, the company’s revenue has increased significantly over the past two years. Search Connect – their search capability within the product. Viewing courses and the catalog. Product in general. Course catalog.

How to Make Online Courses Engaging

LearnUpon

eLearning courses come in all different shapes and sizes. From PDF docs to video tutorials to webinars, you’ve got lots of options. Here’s the rub: engaging online courses doesn’t happen by chance. 8 Steps to creating engaging online courses.

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Online Course in 2018

learnWorlds

Therefore, creating and selling courses online can be quite profitable with many professionals achieving 6- and 7-figure incomes. – How can I conclude to the right course topic? – How can I create a profitable course? 1 Should I Create an Online Course?

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How to use an LMS for product training

LearnUpon

You may currently run product training in person or through webinars, however, if you want to scale your product training efforts you’ll need to use an LMS. Without an LMS, managing product training can become a real challenge, especially at scale. Product training.

Product Review: Mindflash.com

eLearning 24-7

The product continues to add new features that overall are surprisingly solid. However, they continue to incorporate some instructor led training components, which is a disservice to an otherwise nice product. Ability to add YouTube videos to course(s). Timelines separated for PDF/docs and materials, with the ability to move to different insert areas. Selling course option. Inserting other materials, docs, vids into the course. In course.

Crafting a Good Story for Your Product Video (free ebook)

TechSmith Camtasia

In my new ebook (available free from iTunes in iBook format or as a PDF with free subscription ), I’m sharing 10 of the most valuable tools video creators can use to create better stories and explain workflows in a more conceivable way.

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How to Make Product Knowledge Training Fun

Lemonade

I aced the course. The problem is we use this technique to teach product knowledge to employees. True product knowledge isn't being able to recite a product sheet from memory. It's understanding products well enough to confidently talk about them with customers.

Your Employees are Desperate for Differentiated Learning

Docebo

Organizations that are pioneers haven’t developed their programs by throwing content, quizzes, and PDF’s at a wall to see what sticks. Give employees engaging opportunities to grow.

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How to Make Product Knowledge Training Fun

Lemonade

I aced the course. The problem is we use this technique to teach product knowledge to employees. True product knowledge isn't being able to recite a product sheet from memory. It's understanding products well enough to confidently talk about them with customers.

Build eLearning Courses with Materials You Already Have

LearnUpon

During a recent LearnUpon webinar, an attendee asked: What is a course? Interestingly, after a chat with the person, I found they were not only comfortable with “what a course is”, they already had all of the ingredients to make a course at their fingertips. Course Content.

Yo Quiero Learning! Taco Bell Spices Up Training

CLO Magazine

We wanted to make it easier for employees to get training materials and easier to understand why we launch the products that we do and how it relates to our customer insights,” she said. “It’s Ghosts of menus past include the Naked Chicken Chalupa, Cheetos Burrito and Chicken Biscuit Taco.

How I Created This Interactive E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

I created a demo course in Rise for a workshop. Of course, some of the assets are colorful and eye-catching, but I didn’t create those. Just because you can add content easily into the Rise courses, doesn’t mean you need to.

Friday Finds: Tips to Keep You Focused and Productive!

Trivantis

And a good mood always leads to a more productive day. iAnnotate PDF is a great iPad app that you can use when planning out your next e-Learning project. It’s especially great if you have a lot of PDFs that you need to pull content from for your course content. Of tea, of course!

Streamlining Your E-Learning Production Process for Efficiency—Q&A

E-learning Uncovered

Diane and I had the pleasure of sharing some ways we have streamlined our production process in last week’s “Best of DevLearn” Webinar presented by The eLearning Guild, which you can view here. How to map out your production process at both a macro and micro level.

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2

E-Learning Provocateur

Smashwords can publish your e-book in multiple formats: HTML, PDF, Kindle, ePub, LRF and PDB. More importantly, however, they can ship your book to multiple retailers: Barnes & Noble , iBookstore , Sony Reader Store , Diesel , Kobo , and of course, Amazon. I still prefer KDP for Amazon because they accept HTML as the content file, which gives me more control over the structure of the final product.

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