6 Questions to Ask When Demoing Virtual Classroom Software

MeetingOne on eLearning

It’s time to get demo-ing. Demos are a fantastic way to get into the platform with a Product Expert: It saves you time – seeing a platform helps connect the dots from what you’ve read so far, speeding up how fast you can decide what virtual classroom product is the right choice for your team. Not asking the right questions can lead to an information-lacking demo, or worse, choosing the WRONG virtual classroom software. Demo started?

Interactivity in Software Tutorials?

Adobe Captivate

Workflow 1: Passive video with Video Demo. Creating a Video Demo leads to passive video output (mp4). There are many alternatives to Captivate’s Video Demo. The Video Demo editor allows a lot more, and you can also use it without webcam, which is impossible with Video Xpress. Here is a Video Demo, which will also be included as Interactive Video under Workflow 2. This workflow uses the published result of a Video Demo as start for an Interactive Video.

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Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

So here are the top posts based on social signals via eLearning Learning for August 2010. An interesting week for eLearning - Adobe Captivate Blog , August 7, 2010 As long as it’s Saturday, I wanted to pause for a moment to explore / share a couple of interesting posts from this week’s social media landscape that I think signal some interesting shifts in awareness of our unusual situation as educators. Social media is a fad. Social media is a fad. Social Media (113).

10 Tips for Better Troubleshooting & Technical Support

Rapid eLearning

This is especially true for the person in the community who’s trying to make heads or tails out of your slides. It really slows things down when every slide is filled with the generic default titles. Many of them share source files, record tutorials, and show demos. Once the video is on the slide, just right-click and save the media as.mp4. Share a File or Demo. Try to isolate the issue and get rid of slides that aren’t required.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. Watch my video demo + review ! Build course components using SCORM, xAPI, videos, files, HTML, slides. Here are some examples of their out-of-the-box connectors: Social Media — Use your log-on credentials from Facebook, Gmail, Google Apps, LinkedIn, Slack or Twitter to create LMS accounts and populate profile data. Social/Collaboration Features.

3 Story Lesson Starters That Never Fail - Tip #119

Vignettes Learning

Examples of conflicting or problematic situations are: This is the first slide of a lesson on Kitchen Safety. Examples are: Watch demo here. Watch demo here. Write It Sideways , January 20, 2010 Didn't Mean To Hurt Him (with discussion) Demo: Toxic Waste Drum Label My Declined Credit Card Should You Hire Someone Pregnant? Every day we tell and hear stories about ourselves, about people we love (or don’t love), and about many other things in our world.

Choosing Amongst the Top Elearning Authoring Tools to Create Effective Training Content Tailored to the Diversified Learning Needs


The built-in interface of Captivate helps to develop optimal quality system demos as per the personalized learning styles and preferences of users. It also supports social polling, gamification, and other features to impart a personalized and adaptive learning experience. Storyline allows the authors to create custom online courses and control theme pages using the slide master and project colors. With technological advancement, the way learning is delivered also changing.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 1


Are there slides and other materials that were included that can be used as a starting point? . Check back to our blog and social media feeds for the next steps in this series: Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online. Free 30-Day Trial Schedule a Demo. Step 1: Triage & Planning. By March, the school year is typically well under way. Classroom routines are established and the remainder of the year has been planned out.

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5 Reasons Your Company Needs to be Using Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Maybe you prepared a slide deck with takeaways from a conference you attended, or maybe it’s that time of year that you need to share an annual report. Demo products and offerings. Someone should be making demos on behalf of your company to show the product or services you are selling. These could be finely edited for your website, or they could be off-the-cuff demos that show how your solution solves specific customer problems.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 4


NearPod and PearDeck : These take slide presentations to the next level to engage all students at once. Check back to our blog and social media feeds for additional resources and case studies on how our clients are using CourseArc to move their classrooms online. . Free 30-Day Trial Schedule a Demo. Step 4: Evaluation. After following steps 1 to 3 in your journey, you are now several weeks into teaching online.

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10 Helpful Types of Video for Business

TechSmith Camtasia

Social media video. Social media video can be presented in a variety of formats or styles. These types of video are designed to share on a social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. One feature all social media videos should have in common, though, is captions (if your video features someone talking). Demo video. A demo video illustrates how your product works by showing off its functionality in action.

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Best e-Content Development Tools in the Business

Hurix Digital

You can use its customization options, themes, color palettes and slide masters to create fit-for-purpose eLearning content. As in the case of PowerPoint, you can control the theme pages with slide masters and color palette for branding.

Five Software Products for Adding an Avatar to Your eLearning

Kapp Notes

Aiding in such things as increasing positive learner attitudes and providing a social role model for interactions. You simply import an image and CrazyTalk guides you through the process to bring it to life.Check out some Crazy Talk demos here. The Builder works with your existing text, images, and Powerpoint slides to let you rapidly create effective and engaging materials. Check out some demos of Media Semantics here. Check out demos of Vcom3D here.

Three skills to acquire (Captivate newbies)

Adobe Captivate

This observation is based on the many problems popping up in forums and social media, on my experiences with consultancy and while offering basic training. It shows all objects at once on the stage, timeline is per slide, not for the whole project. Captivate Timeline in cpvc (Video Demo). Captivate quiz and score slides have pretty strict rules. A lot of functionality is built in the quizzing and score master slides. Question Question Slides – part 2.

HT2 Labs Present Curatr LXP at ‘An Evening with HT2 Labs’

HT2 Labs

View the full Curatr LXP demo slide deck. Towards the end of the evening, the team also introduced attendees to Curatr LXP Pro’s Social Intelligence Dashboard (SID), an advanced feature that uses HT2 Labs’ Machine Learning Engine to analyse the sentiment and quality of user contributions. If you missed the event and would like to see Curatr LXP in action, arrange a demo with us.

Get Creative and Build Better E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

Click here to view the demo. Add Multiple Videos to One Slide. Sally wants to add three videos to her PowerPoint slide and then publish it as a rapid elearning course. Here’s a demo of a slide with three videos on it and following are the basic steps. Create four slides. On slide 1, add screenshots of each video. Link each video image to one of the slides. Copy the images to the other slides. Create a Slide Rewind Button.

Create the best eLearning experience using Paradiso Free LMS


Social Learning. Multimedia resources: Like video, slides, photo or audio. If is necessary you can schedule a demo with our sales team writing. . Corporations, colleges, institutes, high schools, among other institutions are migrating to the web to give their students or employees a new educational experience without the limitation of time and travel costs.

CE for Healthcare Professionals: 4 Ways to Improve Learner Satisfaction


EthosCE is designed to facilitate social learning and active learning strategies. Using EthosCE’s administrative task automation will free you to develop active learning strategies, improve learner engagement, and enhance your content with accessible and interesting material, from videos to slides and discussion boards. To learn how EthosCE can enhance the continuing education of your medical professionals, request a free 1-on-1 demo with one of our specialists today !

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A Trainer's Perspective on Making Corporate Training More Productive


What I see is social pressure to conform, to pay attention, to be mindful, and to try hard. I realized that the employees interpreted the training as demos—suggestions—and, while I built a bond with them, the training was not retained. I once used a theme of dessert treats so they couldn’t wait to see the next slide, plus they knew I knew they were hungry as the training was before lunch. For quite some time now, we have been focusing on how to make corporate training better.

Employee Training Platform: 8 Best Features of an Employee Training Platform


The employee training platform should allow you to offer blended approaches like AR, VR, interactive videos, next-gen gamification, social learning and microlearning for blended learning and mobile learning. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

The Next Generation of E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

And it runs parallel to how digital media’s empowered people all over the world to create and deliver content using a host of online tools and social media applications. Any slide you create in Storyline (or import from PowerPoint) can be quickly converted to a drag & drop interaction. Learn how easy it is to convert any slide to a drag & drop interaction. Here’s a demo that Jeanette and her daughter created on how to make a Green Monster drink.


Webinar Recap: The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Software Training


Whether it’s looking for a vendor or figuring out what you are trying to achieve with your software training program, here are some things you should focus on: Make a list of requirements for your platform, and avoid going with the first vendor you demo. Certificates: Reward learners for completing your course with a beautiful, designed certificate customized to your brand that they can proudly share their accomplishment on LinkedIn and other social media channels.

Cool new tool for distance learning: polling via Twitter or web

Bottom-Line Performance

As I was reading Mashable , the blog that identifies anything and everything connected to social media, I came across a cool polling tool that has some huge applications for either distance learning or even conference-style presentations and meetings. Here’s the video demo: Anyone who has taught a distance learning class or session knows that audience participation is key to the success of the session.

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How to Train Your Customer Facing Employees


Now in order to mitigate this issue there will probably be a social media executive waiting to post a prompt apology on behalf of the company. Or better yet, the manager can give a real-time demo so that s/he can display what the right attitude and behavior towards customer should be like. Providing them with a plain old PowerPoint slide as training material won’t do much good. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

Elucidat vs the iSpring Suite: Comparison and Review


It’s simple, clean and professional – albeit with that recognizable slide deck feel. Elucidat offers features like personalized rules, branching, social polling and gamification to really hook learners into the experience. We’ll get you off to a great start with a demo. How does Elucidat stack up against the iSpring suite? Is Elucidat a good alternative to iSpring? Let’s review the two elearning authoring tools and see how they compare….

Free L&D webinars for May 2020

Limestone Learning

Monday, May 4, 2020, 11:00AM – 11:30AM PT: Demo: Move On-Site Training Online with Maximum Impact (Free for ATD members) The digital transformation of learning is happening now. Join Juan Moran, Solutions Consultant at NovoEd, for a demo to learn how NovoEd’s collaborative learning platform enables global enterprises to transform in-person workshops into highly engaging digital learning experiences. “ Nature, dandelion, macro, close up ” by David Reed is licensed by Pixabay.

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DevLearn, Reflected #dl10

Learning Visions

A smattering of keynotes and sessions When you’re exhibiting in the expo it’s a bit hard to partake in many sessions, but I did get to jump into some of the keynotes: really great stuff by John Seely Brown ( my blog attempt here ), Byron Reeves on Engagement and Marcia Connors on the new social learning. Couldn’t stay but will definitely look for their slide deck. His slides should be up soon on the DevLearn site.

Maximizing your impact with interactive elearning software


So, how can you avoid the typical click-through slides learning experience and get your people interacting? Social polling. Using social polling lets your learners know that they’re not alone. Unexpected social polling results are a great way to help shift opinions and encourage reflection. Explore this example of social polling in action. Book a demo of Elucidat to get started with a free trial.

How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

Built-in social networking. But associations are uniquely compelling because community-driven social learning is part of the association experience. In fact, many associations find that this kind of social learning experience is an effective membership gateway when offered to non-members on a standalone basis for free, or for a fee. How to make the most of vendor demos and proof-of-concept projects.

Transform the Way Schools Decide What Education Technology to Purchase


By opening a virtual marketplace for schools, you can slide out of the equation and engage schools and companies directly. Try a direct marketing approach, through emailers and focused promotions on social media and digital forums. Try offering freebies like free demos to get them on board. Finding the right technology to enable future-fit education is a puzzle for most schools and educational institutions. What technology fits? What platforms are conducive for learning?

What we found at SXSW

TechSmith Camtasia

If you didn't make it to the festival, you can get recaps of a lot of the sessions as slides and notes , sketch notes , or even rap ! We recorded these demos with a combination of Camtasia, a Kodak Zi8 video camera, and an IPEVO document camera for capturing mobile apps. Here are demo screencasts from six startups we discovered and thought you'd want to know about.along with a quick, written description of each. Daniel Foster is the "social media guy" for TechSmith.



A generation with so much social consciousness results into employees who choose to get up to go to work because they care about what they do. Make your office fun & social. You don’t need to have a slide in your office to be considered “fun” (although that would be REALLY fun!) Schedule a Demo today. [/vc_column_text]. We have all heard a stereotype about Millennials that makes it slightly unnerving to realize they are our future.

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

No wonder they have thousands of superfans, who rave about their products and who recommend them to their peers via Social Media Networks. One thing I used to hear quite a bit from brand new users of Adobe Captivate was that it was fairly difficult to get started and many times I heard that once they started their first project, staring at the blank slide canvas was intimidating. First, let me start by congratulating everyone who works for Articulate for the launch of Storyline.

Learning System Award Winners 2019

eLearning 24-7

A training management system for example, would slide under learning platforms, same as a training operations system. Sales Enablement Platforms which have a training and/or learning component – now slide into this category. Best Learning System for Social Engagement – Fuse *. Some vendors go with a price range, and thus a 5,000 might slide into a range of a vendor going up to 5,999.

Top Online Learning Development and Delivery Tools

Hurix Digital

Captivate includes built-in screen recording that allows you to create high-quality system demos. You can use this authoring tool to create highly customized and engaging content, and control theme pages using project colors and slide masters. HootSuite: HootSuite is one of the most popular social distribution platforms available in the market today.