Twitter Chats in Education

TechSmith Camtasia

If you’re on Twitter , you may have come across hashtags or people talking about participating in chats. Twitter chats in education are popular because they give educators an easy way to participate in a community around a specific topic that matters to them.

Travel, tracking and Twitter

Learning with e's

What a shame they couldn't have just let me stay on board the plane, I thought, instead of rushing me gasping and sweating across a huge international airport and creating all the stress of airport security and passport control. Within the hour, KLM were on Twitter, responding to my tweet.

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10 Sales Engineering Experts You Should Be Following on Twitter


While you probably won’t meet too many high-profile sales engineers personally, the magic of Twitter enables you to connect with them on a day-to-day level. Follow his Twitter for useful sales articles and the occasional funny personal story.

Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal. Twitter gets a bad rap. Twitter is a marketer’s dream.

How Blockchain is Changing Legal Services

Your Training Edge

However, only few of the people are aware of the technology of block chain underlying, which has a huge potential to revolutionize the provision of legal services, regulatory enforcement and compliance. Block chain is expected to push the boundaries of conventional legal services.

Evaluating Facebook and Twitter for e-Learning


Facebook and Twitter. When something created for some specific purpose has the hidden potential for another use, it doesn’t take us long to discover it. The post Evaluating Facebook and Twitter for e-Learning appeared first on eFront Blog.

Build Your Own Twitter

Bottom-Line Performance

I came across a great new service, similar to Ning. It allows you to create your own microblog. Basically, it’s a “build your own&# Twitter. ShoutEm allows you build a public or private microblog network, that you can connect to your Facebook account, a Ning site, or even Twitter. Now you have 140 characters to craft your own community. And, of course, it’s free. This would be a great tool for groups focused on one topic.

Twitter and the death of distance

Learning with e's

Social media sites such as Twitter span huge distances to connect people around the world. I have co-authored several books with colleagues whom I have never met, where social media tools were used to co-create the content across the distance.

Twitter Tips for Your Business


If you’re just beginning with Twitter, it can be daunting trying to keep up with the 24/7 activity. These apps help you organize, schedule, and analyze your Twitter. Twitter is a social networking service, with an emphasis on the word “social.”

Deliver Outstanding Customer Service with Screen Recording

TechSmith Camtasia

Consumers are no longer limited to purchasing goods and services from local businesses. Customer service is the new marketing.”. Providing outstanding customer service is one easy, attainable way to elevate your customers’ overall experience.

Make it Social: How We Use Twitter as a Learning Tool

Bottom-Line Performance

Chances are, someone has told you how you should or should not be using Twitter recently. Did you know that Twitter chats are a fantastic way to share informal knowledge and spark conversation within your field or even inside your organization? What if there was a way to tap in to the collective expertise of industry experts and thought leaders, creating synergistic relationships both inside and outside your organization?

Get Skilled to Create Engaging e-Learning

Integrated Learnings

Sally created some great videos on changes to the old process. Creating something more engaging takes just too much time. Further, many people charged with creating e-learning come from instructional design backgrounds and have never been formally trained on creating robust web content. To create the most engaging training you need to be an instructional designer, a graphic designer, a web developer, and an LMS expert. Integrated Learning Services, Inc.

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How Better Customer Service Training Turns Angry Customers into Brand Ambassadors


Even companies known for their excellent customer service training and experience are bound to have some users with complaints, and those complaints can reverberate through social media and sully your reputation. How should customer service agents respond to an angry customer?

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Creating learning videos or micro-learning videos is a blessing in disguise. Following this guide will help you in creating engaging, interactive videos. You can create information-intensive, thoughtful videos with the practical implementation of the concepts.

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How to Create Engaging Training in the Age of the Eight Second Attention Span


In this post, we’ll teach you how to expand your learners’ attention span and create engaging training. 11 tips to create engaging training. If being on-topic is the first rule for creating engaging training content, being succinct is the second.

Creating Transparent PNGs in PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

PowerPoint is also useful for creating cool visual effects outside of a presentation. I also use it to create graphics for my e-learning modules. Creating a Cloud. Let's go ahead and create a cloud. Now adjust the colors and formatting to create a white cloud.

Turning the screws on Twitter

Learning with e's

Twitter has taken on a life of its own, in more ways than one. In January I wrote an innocuous looking post called Teaching with Twitter. Neil Witt , one of my colleagues here at the University of Plymouth warned yesterday in his blog that Twitter is in danger of being overhyped.

Using Captivate to Create Cool Text Animations

Integrated Learnings

It’s screen recording is top notch for creating simulations and its ability to track variables and advanced actions makes it very versatile to my needs. Enter your options and click Ok to create the text animation then preview the project to see it in action. by Jonathan Shoaf.

Seven Tips to Create Engaging Game-Based Learning

Origin Learning

Now let us examine some tips to create engaging game-based learning. It is our innate nature to feel wanted and admired by others that has made Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter, such a huge success. What is the purpose of a creating an eLearning program?

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What's New in Captivate 5? Twitter, That's What!

eLearning Cyclops

During #LrnChat it was mentioned that Captivate 5 will include integration with Twitter. Yes, I do think using social media tools directly for informal learning is a better option in many, if not most situations, but if a "blended" solution is needed then incorporating Twitter into Captivate is now an option. I think this is good news and a good start for incorporating social media in asynchronous courses.

My First 10 Screenr Video Tips and how other Screencasters use the Service

mLearning Revolution

I spoke at mLearnCon this summer and practiced my presentation multiple times and created screencasts of each section of my topic. If you already use the service, please leave a comment and let you know what you screencast about. Screenr , Screencasts , Twitter , Tips.

Creating Great Forms, Lip-Synching for Animation, and Writing Attention-Grabbing Intros: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. We’ll check the feed once a week and include the best articles submitted via Twitter in the post, too.

Evolving From Service Provider to Course Creator to Software Entrepreneur with Sam Brodie from Offsprout Page Builder


Learn about the journey of evolving from service provider to course creator to software entrepreneur with Sam Brodie from Offsprout page builder in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. And then after that, created and released my course on Udemy.

How to Create Content for a Blended Learning Model

Hurix Digital

Now that you are familiar with the advantages of blended learning, the question arises how to create content for blended learning resources? With so many digital technologies available on both proprietary and free-to-use platforms, creating blended learning resources may seem a daunting task.

How to Create Content for a Blended Learning Model

Hurix Digital

Now that you are familiar with the advantages of blended learning, the question arises how to create content for blended learning resources? With so many digital technologies available on both proprietary and free-to-use platforms, creating blended learning resources may seem a daunting task.

Creating Powerful Employee Training With Social Learning – Featuring Microlearning Videos

EI Design

How To Create Powerful Employee Training With Social Learning – Featuring Microlearning Videos. This can be used not only to disseminate information but create engaged teams that share, promote, and contribute to continuously enrich the knowledge bank.

Creating a Smart Next Button in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

Creating a smart next button. You have created a smart button. Integrated Learning Services, Inc. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. by Jonathan Shoaf. Reducing the number of objects in your development project saves time to develop and makes project maintenance easier.

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

I’ll also reach out via twitter. Let me start with some of the ones that are probably more relevant to this particular inquiry: Examples of online communities in the financial services industry - FreshNetworks , March 17, 2009 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team - Learning Putty , October 22, 2009 Using Online Forums in Social Learning - Learning Putty , October 19, 2009 Change agents, group forums and the one percent rule.

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Social Networking, Informal Learning, Twitter, & Gaming

Big Dog, Little Dog

We are all very familiar with social networking platforms such as MySpace, Flikr, YouTube, Twitter, Bebo and Facebook. Why I Love Twitter - O'Reilly Radar. Twitter is simple. Twitter works like people do. Twitter cooperates well with others. Twitter evolves quickly.

Training, Media, Learning Paths, Brain, & Twitter

Big Dog, Little Dog

The goal of the Path designers are to create something "as flexible as feasible and as rigid as required.". Twitter Back on Track In June With 20 Million U.S. Twitter may not be for teens, but plenty of other people are flocking to the service. CC photo by DRC.

How to Create a Quiz that Generates Leads and Sales


Creating a quiz that looks appealing to your audience is a daunting task and needs a lot of creativity and planning. That’s why, it’s important to focus on designing an appropriate quiz framework initially that covers three major steps create, distribute and follow-up.

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The Lonely eLearner: Creating Social Learning Anchors | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

So how can we, as instructional designers and eLearning developers, avoid the problems created by eLearning-in-a-vacuum? These are just a few ideas for social anchors that might help create a more social learning enabled environment for the lonely eLearner.

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Getting The Most Out Of Your LMS

Upside Learning

It allows users to create their own workspace, provides a quick ability to post status updates, customize feeds, search and follow new individuals and a lot more. TWITTER INTEGRATION: Check if your LMS is capable of Twitter integration.

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A truckload of Twitter tools and some peachy keen visualizations.

Mark Oehlert

My netvibes page is rapidly falling into disuse thanks to Twitter. I understand that there is a masked asymmetry involved in Twitter but it just feels like a great rolling conversation in the hallway of this awesome conference where everybody interesting just happens to be chatting it up. BigTweet : A way to post to your Twitter feed from any Web page. Found it through Twitter of course.

Why Video eLearning Can Be a Key Ingredient for Creating Successful Social Learning


Platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn have given people myriad ways to create and share content with their networks. These platforms make the process of creating and distributing content easy and accessible.

52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning


That’s why I decided to ask the leading eLearning industry experts to share their single best tip for creating engaging learning. In that case, make them visually interesting and create a story around the content rather than screens of bullet points. Follow Lesley on Twitter here.

Learning, Presentations, Twitter Polls, Design Programs, Foot in Mouth

Big Dog, Little Dog

offer Twitter-friendly headlines. create visual slides. 6 Great Twitter Quiz and Polling Apps - Read Write Web. A list of 6 services you can use to get the answers you need from your Twitter friends and followers.

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