LMS: The Vendor Search

Your Training Edge

Visit vendor websites to determine if any of them serve your industry or companies within your industry. Most LMS vendors include a client list on their websites, so it may be easy to look over the list and find similar organizations. One way to use the information you find is to contact the companies who are listed as clients on the vendor website. While you are looking at potential vendors, be sure to create an internal search committee.

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Creating Accessible Websites: Don't Just "Click Here!"

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Most people who surf websites don't think twice about the link they're about to click. Original Instruction Text:  Click here Revised Instruction Text : Click here to read the latest news   Looking to learn more about creating accessible websites? Check out Mary's upcoming mini course:  Website Accessibility: 17 Steps You Can Take Today to Ensure Future 508 Compliance.  by Mary Gillen.

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All You Need to Know to Create an e-Learning Website

Your Training Edge

But how to create a platform that could succeed? To make it easier, let’s compare the models of two well-known e-learning websites — Coursera and Udemy. . Most of them are short-term and created by individuals. . Or the ones where everyone familiar with the topic can create their own course (another example is Udacity ). Must-Have Features for e-Learning Website. The set of features defines not only usability but website development costs as well. Search.

Add SSL To Your Website (or Else)!

LearnDash

The topic I want to talk about is applicable whether you have online courses or not – and that’s implementing SSL ( Secure Sockets Layer ) for your website. Now, if you are just starting out creating your online presence then you don’t have much to do except to make sure that your hosting provider implements a SSL certificate for your site (don’t worry, “Let’s Encrypt” makes this easy… and free ).

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. to search for and discover content.

The Benefits of Playlist Search

3Play Media

Growing up with Google, we’ve become accustomed to searching for what we want to know and finding it within the results. The only downfall is that video can’t be searched. That’s where playlist search comes in. Playlist search can help revolutionize your content and create a whole new user experience. What’s playlist search? Playlist search compiles videos together into a customizable playlist with transcripts and a search bar.

ELEARNING AND PRESENTATIONS: In Search Of Free-to-Use Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When trying to find quality images for use in PowerPoint presentations or eLearning projects created with any development tool such as Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, or TechSmith Camtasia, most people turn to Google. With a quick search you are sure to find the image you’re looking for.     As tempting as it might be to use images found via a Google search in your project, I’d caution against it.  Go to Google's advanced search page.

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The Importance of Voice Search and Virtual Classrooms in Learning Platforms

Origin Fractal LXP

Here are some interesting stats on voice search: 20% of all searches on Google are voice-based 31% of smartphone users use voice search at least once a week 50% of all online searches will be voice-based by 2020 Almost 20% of all voice search queries are triggered by just 25 keywords Global voice commerce is expected to be worth $40B by 2022. offers further insights on the emerging market for voice search. Voice Search and Learning Experience Design.

Features You Need to Know About eLearning Search Functions

Your Training Edge

However, with such an expanding online presence, the search capabilities for these learning platforms are constantly being adjusted and improved, and there’s a knack for getting your course positioned at the top of the rankings. With estimates suggesting that workers spend around 20% of their day searching for the right content, not only is this impacting their ability to learn effectively, it’s also wasting everybody’s time. Optimize for Predictive Search.

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ELEARNING AND PRESENTATIONS: In Search Of Free-to-Use Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When trying to find quality images for use in PowerPoint presentations or eLearning projects created with any development tool such as Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, or TechSmith Camtasia, most people turn to Google. With a quick search you are sure to find the image you’re looking for.     As tempting as it might be to use images found via a Google search in your project, I’d caution against it.  Go to Google's advanced search page.

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How to Create a Subscription Based eCommerce Website on WordPress in 4 Steps

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

With businesses trying to reinvent the conventional shopping model, an ever-so-popular trend is subscription-based shopping website. They can search through the store to find if you have the products they need. Creating a Subscription-Based WooCommerce Website.

Selling Courses On Your Website in 2021: The Ultimate Guide

Academy of Mine

How to start your business, how to overcome anxiety, how to lose weight, how to be successful… If you know how to do something, you can sell online courses from your own website that cover the topic.

The Benefits of Playlist Search

3Play Media

Growing up with Google, we’ve become accustomed to searching for what we want to know and finding it within the results. The only downfall is that video can’t be searched. That’s where playlist search comes in. Playlist search can help revolutionize your content and create a whole new user experience. What’s playlist search? Playlist search compiles videos together into a customizable playlist with transcripts and a search bar.

How To Sell Online Courses From Your Own Website

Pinlearn

Creating online courses is a great starting point for educational experts who want to share their knowledge and skills with a global learner base. . Hence, there is no wonder that educators are setting up their eLearning business, investing their time and effort in creating online courses. .

Learn a New Skill: Master Google Search

OpenSesame

Not that finding information is outrageously difficult, but learning to search for information quickly and effectively takes skill. As we increasingly rely on search engines like Google to find information and tackle projects, learning the tricks of the trade can be invaluable. Here are the top five Google Search tips that can help you dramatically improve your searching and save valuable time: . Learn Search Modifiers. Learn Search Qualifiers.

eLearning: Google Gets Into Online Learning with "Power Searching with Google" Course

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George  I have recently written about  how to use Google to search for eLearning images you can actually use  and  how to search specific websites using Boolean operators in Google search queries. Those  Those skills, however, are just the tip of the Google search iceberg. Starting today (July 10), you can take a free virtual course called "Power Searching with Google" straight from the folks at Google.

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5 Places You Can Distribute Your Video To Get Maximum Traction On Your Website

mysimpleshow

Publish Videos On Your Blog Incorporating video into your blog posts will not only ensure visitors stay on your website for longer, but will help you gain a better rank on Google. Upload Videos to YouTube YouTube is the second biggest search engine in the world and can open up your brand to a whole new audience that might otherwise not have come across you. Posting your videos on YouTube will help boost your search engine ranking and expose your brand to more potential buyers.

How to Set Up Your Online Course Website with LifterLMS Expert and WordPress LMS Freelancer Will Middleton

LifterLMS

Learn how to set up your online course website with LifterLMS expert and WordPress LMS freelancer Will Middleton in this episode of the LMScast podcast from LifterLMS. ”, or sometimes people will want me to build a website and then teach them how to use it.

7 Reasons Why WordPress Websites Get Hacked (and How to Prevent It)

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

As is true for open source software, WordPress acts as a magnet for hackers who keep trying to exploit your website. You do not want to wake up to the news of your website been hacked, find out that it is sending phishing emails or worse still, get suspended for hosting and spreading malware.

Top 10 tips for creating a learning website

Saffron Interactive

More and more often, a website is part of the blend for a successful change campaign. A website is the logical solution. Websites are also invaluable for internal campaigns if you need to host a repository of resources and make it easily searchable. Most companies nowadays create portals on large and complex topics, like diversity, sustainability and leadership, for example. But you also need to test your website with a smartphone.

How to Hire a Web Development Technology Partner for Your WordPress LMS Website Project with WisdmLabs

LifterLMS

Learn how to hire a web development technology partner for your WordPress LMS website project with WisdmLabs in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. I’m like, “Oh, they’re really wanting to create high-quality content here.”

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know

Pinlearn

And guess what, I worked on creating my portfolio of courses, designed a website, crafted a marketing and brand strategy, and made money. I’m writing this article to tell you that it’s a good business proposition to sell online courses from your own website. Get YouTube Search Volume : It’s a well-known fact that YouTube is the largest video content engine. By the way, you can create surveys by using Google Forms. Step #2: Create Course Content.

Best Video Hosting Solutions for Online Courses

LearnDash

You’re creating a video series for your course. However, while many course creators are capable of creating video content, they often get hung up when it comes to distributing it online. LearnDash WordPress hosting site speed videos website basics

12 Websites for Free Vector Images Good for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Do a search for “free vector images” and you’ll find hundreds of sites that boast tens of thousands of free images. Websites that Offer Free Vector Images. To make things simple, I reviewed dozens of websites that claim they offer free vector images and narrowed them down to just a few. Snap2Objects : images created by Mauricio Duque.

Creating a Multichannel Strategy for Your Course

LearnDash

We’ve talked before about how online education needs to adopt a broad mindset when it comes to creating and distributing content. Online learners can hear about and access your course by many means—email, social media, search engines—which in the marketing world are often called “channels.” We focus on building an email newsletter, or engaging learners on social media, or building our SEO for search engines. Create blog content for ongoing learning.

The Essence of a Coming Soon Page for a Killer start of your Website

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

Especially if you weren’t familiar with its importance when creating a new site. People often mistake it for a page that pops up when a website is working on solving a certain problem or if the page is not quite ready. The second thing, and possibly the most important thing, is not launching your website on the date written on the coming soon page. If you are in the search for a plugin that will ease your task of creating a killer coming soon page, Coming.

Is your eCommerce website as fast as it can be?

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

You put in a great deal of thought, time, effort, and resources into all of these critical elements of your website and business. What I’m trying to say is, even with some top-notch products and an effective marketing strategy in place, you might not see the kind of results you’re capable of seeing, only because your website isn’t fast enough. . Having a fast website isn’t a nice-to-have feature, a bonus, a luxury, or even an option for that matter.

The Role of the Blog on the Company’s Website

Learnloft

You have a professional and functional website? One of the most effective ways to promote a brand or company on the Internet is to enrich the website with a company blog. What is the role of a blog on a company website? A Blog is a Tool that Significantly Raises the Visibility of your Business site in Web Searches. Raising your site’s position in the search engine is one of the most important functions of a blog. Is your company growing?

Should You Use a Subdomain for LearnDash?

LearnDash

One question that can be a stumbling block for new users is whether they should host their course on a subdomain of their website or as a regular subdirectory. However, you’d also like to create training materials for your volunteer staff. For years, you’ve been running a popular website devoted to helping emerging writers find representation in the publishing industry. Or, let’s say you run a popular sewing website. LearnDash WordPress developers website basics

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How to use ActiveCampaign with Your Online Course or Training Based Membership Website with Kay Peacey of Slick Business

LifterLMS

Learn how to use ActiveCampaign with your online course or training based membership website with Kay Peacey of Slick Business in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. And you can’t search within tag values either. So yeah, website and Facebook, I would say.

How You Can Build WordPress LMS Websites as a Service with WaaS Entrepreneur Michael Short

LifterLMS

Learn about how you can build WordPress LMS websites as a service with WaaS entrepreneur Michael Short in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Michael’s products are focused around somewhat of an offshoot of SaaS called WaaS, meaning Website as a Service. WordPress.com is a great example of a WaaS service where you can pay a monthly fee for a website you can start from a template or build out yourself. If you search that up, yeah.

WorkSearch: A New Concept In Hiring & Job Search Is Born

Janet Clarey

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Job Search & Hiring Process: Like so many things throughout our collective history, necessity (or frustration) spawns invention. Of course, he did what anyone else does when they have job vacancies…he used the available employment websites. As my business has grown over the years, many times I have had the unpleasant task of searching and vetting potential employees. In my experience, their search results suck.

Easily Find the Courses you Need with Improved OpenSesame Search

OpenSesame

On March 6, we released an update that included improvements to OpenSesame search. Here are some quick tips to get the most of out of OpenSesame search: . . . Different ways to search. Under Courses in the main navigation on the OpenSesame website, click on Browse all Courses in the upper right to search the entire catalog. Filtering your search results. Once you have a few courses you are interested in, you can create your own course lists.

6 Tips for Creating Your First Online Course

LearnDash

For many of those starting off in online education, the biggest challenge is creating their first course. A common misimpression about online learning is that you have to have a course ready to launch before you can have a website, a blog, or a real community. You can even create a lively forum community before creating a course, and the more active that community is, the more support you will have for your course.

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Ten more tips for a popular website

Saffron Interactive

In April we published our top ten tips for building a learning website in a reasonable timeframe and on a reasonable budget. Well, since then it seems like everyone at Saffron has been hard at work on website building (and not just ‘reasonable’ ones either!), This time we share some of the secret sauce that goes into a flamin’ hot website so good your audience will want to eat it up! Create a journey for the user but let them get off at any time.

Job Hunting and the Power of a Personal Website

OpenSesame

While many interview candidates will have various social media accounts, having a personal website not only makes you stand out, but also provides you with the opportunity to better showcase your skills. Although creating a personal website may seem daunting, there are many website builders that provide basic services free of charge. Some of the more popular free website builders include Weebly, WIX, Sitey, Jimdo, Doomby, Webflow, and WordPress.

What Is Crawling & How The Search Engine Bots Work Whole Together?

Adobe Captivate

We all know what Search engines are, but very few of us know about how the search engines Bots work. It is important to know about search engine functionalities. So, this blog intends to give you all the details about search engine bots and for this, we are going to discuss following points; What is crawling? Why is it a prime function of the search engine? How does the Search Engine Bots work efficiently? Why is it the prime function of a search engine?

The Secret SAUCE for Creating Great Content

Hurix Digital

In search of content that works. Scrolling through the results, a particular title “10 Things Every Pregnant Woman Should Know” caught her eye and led to the website ‘babynews.com’. Noting that the content was created by doctors and parenting experts, she read through a few of the blogs. Create content for your audience, create great content and your products will basically sell themselves. But, what’s the recipe of creating content that works?

5 Reasons It’s Time to Rethink Your Website Optimization Plan

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

Or rather, are you addressing the right problems with your current website optimization strategy? It means your website needs to be fast. Because a fast website is good for SEO, it results in reduced bounce rates, it affects your brand image, and ultimately, it improves your conversions. You’re optimizing the website. You’re doing all of these things in order to increase conversions on your website. Page Speed Matters. We’ve all heard that one before.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Can Help Your Online Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) refers to designing your website so that it appears in the non-paid, “organic” section of search results when people search key phrases on sites like Google, Yahoo, and Bing. SEO is the process of optimizing your site for phrases that people use when searching so that your website is displayed in the “organic” search results. The title of your webpage is the most important placement of search phrases.