eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

This is where an association stores data on their members and prospective members for tracking memberships, managing newsletter subscriptions, offering special gifts, sending invitations to events and workshops, and promoting discounts on products and services.

Linkedin Learning Product Review

eLearning 24-7

Administration back-end – Navigation is good, some of the features such as Best Practices from LinkedIn Learning is illogical (especially since in my test, because only one best practice had anything of use for the administrator (from the product or value add standpoint).

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


While the technology doesn’t yet exist (neither will ever) to 100% protect your online content, we can definitely do a lot to make it so much more difficult for anybody to steal your content. Paying customers do not pay just for a video or a pdf download. PDF File Downloads.

The Beginners Guide to Successful Video Pre Production

TechSmith Camtasia

It All Starts With Video Pre Production. Knowing the end now lets you figure out some critical information in your pre production planning: Where is the video going to end up? You should definitely make these decisions before you start creating your video.

Agile Microlearning Explained

transformations lead to new solutions, advanced ideas, and increased productivity and profit. understands basic definitions, then integrate that knowledge. COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN v1.1

Tracking Time with Toggl.com

E-learning Uncovered

Reports can be printed directly from the interface or exported as PDF or CSV files. If you’re looking for simple and intuitive time tracking in a user-friendly environment, Toggl is definitely worth a try.

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Explore eLearning at the Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning

Web Courseworks

Having this important meeting of industry experts hosted so close to my home base is an added benefit, and I’m definitely looking forward to reconnecting with friends and colleagues from the region. I will be hosting an Info Session titled Using a Design Manifesto to Create Engaging E-Learning with Andy Hicken, PhD, Product Innovation Specialist at Web Courseworks, on Wednesday, August 13th from 10:30-11:15 a.m.

How to Generate Passive Income While You Keep Your Day Job

Your Training Edge

Some of the most successful blogs bring in six and seven-figure earnings, so there is definitely a lot of potential! Since you are not directly involved in selling the products or services you link to, you don’t have to worry about storing inventory or shipping orders.

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How beneficial is E-Learning software for businesses?

Your Training Edge

Improving job performance and productivity. Businesses need to train their new employees about the products and services they offer. In addition, for uncompromised development and manufacturing of products and services, businesses must also train them on all the range of software tools, equipment, and best practices required. ELearning comes as a lifesaver by offering accessible ways for product, services, tools, and compliance training.

The 3 Phase Process to Develop an Online Curriculum in 20 Days

CommLab India

Recently , one of our clients in the medical device space asked us to convert a PDF file on the documentation norms prescribed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) into an interesting e-learning curriculum. GMP requirements applicable to the company’s products.

How to Make Onboarding Training Fun & Exciting for New Employees


The point of onboarding training is to quickly get new hires up-to-speed so they become productive faster. Which is definitely a better first impression than a boring LMS course. As they add digital products to their virtual bank, employees would see it grow and improve.

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2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The discussion of the concept or technology increases a bit – never reaching the previous level of buzz, because the only people with reason to discuss it are the actual users – and reaches a moderate, stable level: Gartner dubs this phase the Plateau of Productivity.

Your Ideal LMS. Have Your Cake And Eat It Too.


Outside of these answers, there is one more thing that you will definitely need to know. In modern business, we are afforded the ability to check and double check before selecting a product or service. Take a closer look at our product.

Supporting social learning in the workplace (online workshop)

Jane Hart

But a new definition of social learning has emerged in recent years; one that implies the use of social technology for learning. Many purists are uncomfortable with this new definition, since it is clear that you don’t actually need social tools for social learning to take place.

Supporting social learning in the workplace (online workshop)

Jane Hart

But a new definition of social learning has emerged in recent years; one that implies the use of social technology for learning. Many purists are uncomfortable with this new definition, since it is clear that you don’t actually need social tools for social learning to take place.

Field guide to action-mapped materials

Making Change

It’s a process, rather than a style of product. To see how action mapping changes our approach to design and creates a different type of activity, you might read this PDF excerpt from my upcoming book. What does an action mapped course look like?

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Adaptive eLearning in Corporate Space – Opportunities and Challenges


So, a solution which promises higher completion rates and that too voluntarily at learner level would definitely arouse L&D Head’s interest. For example – as a lesson or as a reference PDF link. Adaptive elearning is getting hot in education domain.

Play Testing Games — An Essential Step

Bottom-Line Performance

You can definitely brainstorm a game idea in an afternoon and build a simple prototype. A game board might be printed as a series of PDF pages and taped together for initial rounds of play.

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5 Proven Ways To Create Great Help Content

TechSmith Camtasia

Whether or not it’s needed or ever used, many users (and businesses) evaluate help during their product purchase decision. If you have data to help you understand how your audience talks about your product, then use that to inform your decisions about terminology.

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5 Signs that Your Learning Management System Badly Needs an Upgrade


Higher Employee Productivity. There are a few definite signs, which indicate that it is time to change. ? Generating reports in PDF & Excel formats. They say modern problems need modern solutions.

New technologies for internal trainers


This great effort with little reward ultimately leads to companies occasionally going back to the classic pdf, which overcomes these obstacles but results in a poor deliverable in terms of possible interactivities and multimedia that the online training offers.

Q1 update and Q2 preview

Unicorn Training

eCreator also gives us the ability to support print-to-PDF features and to make the courses downloadable to the Learning Path app, where they can be undertaken offline and auto-resynced when network connectivity is available.

PowerPoint to Captivate Process Overview

Adobe Captivate

Publish to Production LMS. Verify course title, assign to target audience, and launch into production LMS. Our workflow has been to build a content outline in Word, this is typically shared as a PDF. Production Launch.

Online Training Job Aids: Critical Information Just a Click Away!

CommLab India

He forgot the latest changes in the price list of products. His company slashed the rates of a wide range of products in an offer and he is not sure of them. If that is a complex process, you definitely need a guide, because you may forget some steps.

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3 Reasons to Build Microlearning into Your L&D Strategy


While there’s no universal definition, microlearning shares 4 important characteristics: Focus. Microlearning can be delivered via video, animation, game, eLearning module, or even a simple PDF—whatever format best meets the learner’s needs. The benefits of microlearning spring from its suitability for time-constrained learners and productivity-minded organizations. With much to learn and little to no time to learn it, employees need flexible workplace learning options.

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Online Course in 2018


A Masterclass is a class given by an expert to highly talented students ( Definition by Wikipedia ). His eight-step plan can guide you from research to development of the teaching curriculum and comes as a downloadable PDF. eBooks or PDF files. Get your school now! Try for FREE.

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Mobile Learning 101: Everything an Instructional Designer Needs To Know

SHIFT eLearning

With its rise come many benefits , from higher productivity to better engagement. Peruse it if you want to learn basic definitions, see examples, and understand the issues, opportunities, and best practices on the subject. All files are delivered in PDF.

FastTrack for iPad - Learn Camtasia Studio 7 on the Go

TechSmith Camtasia

Add tutorials for other products? So if making content easily available in a different context is weird (but not so different than a PDF, physical book or e-book), than call us guilty. Have an iPad and Camtasia Studio?

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The Modern Workplace Learning Challenge

Jane Hart

Even showing ra” examples of your work is valuable for others to see; it doesn’t have to be a perfect product. I will definitely miss receiving the weekly Challenge activity. Challenge Road Sign with dramatic clouds and sky. THE PUBLIC CHALLENGE RUNS 5 SEPTEMBER – 25 NOVEMBER. (or

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Learning Systems for 2018 (#25 to #16)

eLearning 24-7

Tomorrow, 2-15, a blog post will come out covering #15 to #8 and on Monday, the final countdown #7 to #1 and… A link to download a PDF showing the Top 50 (you will need to register your e-mail address to view and DL the PDF). Customer support folks use the product too (or can).

How to Build Compliance Training in 5 Easy Steps


link] (Click the “Training Requirements in OSHA Standards” link to view the PDF.). You’ll definitely want to train those items!). Concerns about product quality, warranties, and return rates. Compliance. It’s everyone’s groan and moan workplace learning, but does it have to be?

22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos


Luckily, nowadays video production is not just a privilege of the professionals. Those clickable layers are for example video cards, article cards, gallery cards, map cards, data cards (all context cards), newsletter cards, poll cards, donation cards, product cards, patreon cards.

How to Create Job Aids that Skyrocket Your Team’s Performance

TechSmith Camtasia

Sometimes they’re digital—an image or PDF file on a computer, a smartphone app, or a short video. When it comes to putting together a job aid, less content is definitely more. Want to help employees do things faster and better?

Free Tools for Getting the Most out of this Blog

Rapid eLearning

It made my life a lot easier and more productive. I can quickly get the gist of the posts, but I definitely don’t get all of the details, and many times miss important points in the posts. Convert the Rapid E-Learning Blog to PDF.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Sure, you know what you mean, and your organization may have its own definitions. Elearning has many definitions. Your organization may have its own definition, either formal or tacitly understood. And some, like Lectora and SoftChalk (PDF, 2.7

Using Pattern Libraries for Accessible Elearning: Insights from CSUN 2018

The Learning Dispatch

Multiple standards are used to gauge accessibility ( Section 508 for federal agencies, PDF/UA for PDF files), but the most common is the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. Making elearning accessible is the right thing to do. It’s also often a project requirement.

5 Commandments for the Modern eLearning Designer

SHIFT eLearning

And you definitely have to be comfortable when working with different tools and technologies too. Learners get to focus on the material or the task at hand—not on the interface, not on how to download a PDF, and definitely not on how the system works.