Why A Micro Content Strategy Works And How Brain Science Supports This Learning Method

Dan Keckan

This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Microlearning eLearning Content Development eLearning eBooks Microlearning Benefits Microlearning Best Practices Microlearning ExamplesMicrolearning ties into the wiring and function of the human brain.

There’s More to Support than Technology

B Online Learning

But since I am writing from the world of education based on eLearning, especially from […]. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy LearnFlex Tips Learning Management System authoring tools elearning LearnFlex learning management system Master elearning Course softwaresupport technology “Football is football and talent is talent. But the mindset of your team makes all the difference.”

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Using an LMS to Support Blended Learning

B Online Learning

As the continuation for this series of blogs on the how’s and why’s of developing and delivering a good blended learning experience for the learner, we will now delve into the platforms that support the delivery. What functions can an LMS give us to support our blended program? What we can glean from this is that, in order for the LMS to support our people, it needs to be flexible in how our people can access and interact with the system. eLearning. eLearning.

Why Should Colleges and Universities Develop eLearning Programs?

Hurix Digital

Elearning programs and courses make it easier for students to access college courses and earn degrees. Benefits of eLearning Programs for Colleges and Universities. While all of these are benefits for students, eLearning programs for higher education colleges benefits the universities even more. Here are the advantages colleges get by providing eLearning programs. eLearning programs are substantially cost-efficient for colleges. Offer Support .

Combining Sales Support Tools with Interactive Learning

dVinci Interactive

They are developing eLearning courses that wrap around sales support tools that can be used live with the customer. This combination of training and support makes it easier for a sales rep to succeed. The learner views product demonstrations, digs into case studies, interacts with price comparison calculators, listens to testimonials and learns how to use the sales support tools. The sales support tool includes the same features as the training.

Tips to Create Better eLearning Development Content

G-Cube

Content for eLearning is only useful if the learner remains engaged. There are best practices you can use to ensure you are developing the most useful content. Here we have discussed how these major points are the most essential for eLearning Development : Set Objectives.

The Best Training Mimics Recreational Technology

Dan Keckan

This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Development Best Practices Mobile Performance Support Performance Support User ExperienceYou can unlock insights into competitive learning design by exploring how learners are using recreational tech. Some of the best learner-experience research can be found outside of the industry, right at your fingertips.

WordPress Development: The Preferred Choice For Businesses Today

Dan Keckan

WordPress development is considered one of the easiest processes to customize a website in today's era. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Design Tips Mobile Learning Design Mobile Performance Support Responsive eLearning DesignWordPress, the open source CMS, is constantly astounding businesses with its ever-evolving technology, tools, and resources.

Is Articulate Storyline 360 a cost-effective tool for eLearning content development?

Swift eLearning Services

Articulate Storyline 360 is a powerful eLearning tool. Using this tool we can create interactive, engaging, gamified and customized eLearning courses compatible with mobile devices supporting touch screen gesture. To develop an effective eLearning course, the ingredients required are Content, Avatar, Images, Audio and Video.…

3 Steps to Turn Content into eLearning

B Online Learning

So how do we turn content into a fully functioning eLearning module to support our performance gap and/or learning objectives? Firstly before you even consider commencing this part of eLearning development, make sure you have your definition locked down. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning Strategy design eLearning content eLearning course design elearning development instructional design performance

How to Use Group Leaders and User Roles in LearnDash

LearnDash

You want to create a larger cohort of learners taking the same set of courses together, but you also want to set up moderators to better manage and support the group. And of course, you can use all these tools in combination with custom development to achieve even more specific end goals for your program, depending on your use-case scenario. LearnDash WordPress administration developers elearning customization learner experience plugins user roles

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7 Reasons LearnDash Is the Best LMS for Developers

LearnDash

Trying to decide which LMS will give you the most control and flexibility as a developer? As a custom WordPress plugin, we get two broad types of customers: those who want to be sure they can use our platform even if they aren’t developers, and those who are developers and want to know if they’ll be able to customize the platform to fit their needs. In other words, is LearnDash the best platform for non-coding educators, or for developers?

How do you build eLearning?

B Online Learning

When it comes to building eLearning, how do you do it? If you said ‘yes’ to any of those questions, you might need to stop and take a good long hard look at the way you develop your modules. If by stopping and looking you realise you are developing like this, what you are producing might be a bit ‘hit and miss’ with more ‘miss’ than ‘hit’. Come to think of it, is eLearning the right solution at all? Should this be eLearning?

“Are we there yet?” Determining eLearning Development Time

B Online Learning

In the world of eLearning development, one of the single most elusive concepts to understand and work around, is the question of how long will the development of any given piece of content take. Developers struggle to quantify it and Clients, Stakeholders and SME’s struggle to understand and support it.

10 Content Curation Strategies For Corporate Training

Dan Keckan

Content curation enables L&D teams to offer highly relevant content to support their primary training. In this article, I show you 10 content curation strategies for eLearning that you can use to enhance the impact of your corporate trainings. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Solutions Content Curation Corporate eLearning Solutions Corporate Learning And Development eLearning Content Development

Does Online Training Work?

Coggno

Another advantage eLearning (also known as web-based training) has is that all the trainees will use the same program, which means that training materials are standardized and easy to update. Develop learning goals and strategies based on the data. Progress reports and online support.

4 Employee Needs To Incorporate In Your eLearning Design

Dan Keckan

Learning practitioners often focus solely on getting leadership support for learning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices Employee Engagement Employee MotivationWhile necessary, what's often left out is what employees want and need. Stop taking for granted employees will unquestionably accept whatever their leaders expect.

Experiential Learning Online: A 'How-To' Handbook

Dan Keckan

An insight into how online learning or eLearning can support experiential learning with reference to David Kolb's experiential learning theory cycle. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Solutions Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Learning And Development eLearning Best Practices Experiential Learning

5 Tailor-Made E-Learning Introduction Template for Articulate Storyline 3

Swift eLearning Services

We release the next set of Articulate Storyline ready-to-use content templates to help budding developers and instructional designer. Text and graphic template – 069 This simple animated text and image template designed with Articulate Storyline to present text supported with graphical icons or images. Click on each image to view the template details.

Increase Course Performance with the Right Authoring Tool – Here’s How to Sort Out Your Options

Docebo

Selecting an elearning authoring tool can be confusing. Whether you’re looking for a new solution to up the scale of your online learning production, searching for a speedier or higher quality solution than what you currently have, or embarking on creating elearning for the first time, here are 10 considerations to help you choose the right tool for your needs. Weigh up the tool license fees, and consider how much time it takes to produce elearning content.

Creating Real Engagement in eLearning

B Online Learning

In the eLearning space, a phrase that I see used a lot – to the point of overuse – by designers and developers is their ability to ‘create engaging eLearning experiences’. Authoring tools alone can’t create engaging eLearning, at least not without human input, so it’s up to us! I suggest that maybe there’s different ‘types’ of engagement in eLearning experiences that are created by designers and developers.

Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

A few days before the launch of iPad Apple had released a list of ‘iPad ready’ websites having support for HTML5. Clearly Apple is backing HTML 5, CSS 3 and JavaScript for developing future web applications. Is it ready for eLearning Development? More specifically- Is it ready to compete with Flash for eLearning Development? I think HTML5 still has some real constraints and it may not replace Flash for eLearning/mLearning development in near future.

Start this 2019 by the hand of the Top eLearning Companies in India

Paradiso

The Top eLearning companies in India are ready to receive 2019 with new versions of their products and releases of new specialized services for companies that are interested in increasing their workforce and training capacity. We have prepared this list with the companies that we think, are the better options to look for training , content , development , IT solutions or eLearning matters in India. Top eLearning companies in India.

Case Study: Vistaprint Hacks a Path to eLearning Solutions by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Vistaprint applies the “hackathon” approach to developing eLearning—with astounding results! Development Strategies Performance Support Rapid Development

Three essential components of participatory e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

When running face-to-face workshops while doing development work in Africa in the nineties and later, it was considered important that we use ‘participatory’ approaches instead of the commonly used top-down techniques like lecture-style presentation. It remains an essential part of the training philosophy in the development sector. Because training for development isn’t just about enhancing skills – it’s about empowerment. Developing strategies for action.

Ten Professions Which Require Excel Spreadsheet Skills

Coggno

A powerful Excel function — the PowerPivot — has been developed to help market analysts generate smarter insights from large companies. Excel’s support system makes these activities much simpler and many teachers use spreadsheets.

The 4 D's Of eLearning Content Modernization: From Theory To Implementation

Dan Keckan

But what would you do if the end-users faced issues accessing these courses because the browsers did not support Flash? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development Flash to HTML5 Free eLearning eBooks HTML5 eLearning Authoring ToolsYou may have a top-notch looking course with high-quality design, superb setup and the content of these courses may be accurate and robust.

How To Evaluate A Staff Augmentation Company That Provides Temporary L&D Professionals

Dan Keckan

Your team is only as strong as the talent that supports it. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development Corporate Learning And Development eLearning Development Best Practices LMS VendorsOne established and versatile way to add talent to your team is to bring people on temporarily. If you’re opting to go that route, here are some considerations to evaluate a staff augmentation company.

eLearning Trends for 2018

Association eLearning

Every year around this time, we discuss the eLearning trends for the next year. These are the eLearning trends for 2018. Personalization refers to career support and development, rather than just taking one off training courses. The key to personalization is creating a development plan or learning journey for each person. One thing is certain, however, microlearning will be everywhere as one of the biggest eLearning trends for 2018.

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Paradiso Solutions presents its Top 10 eLearning development companies for 2020

Paradiso

If you’re looking for content development you must wonder which are the best eLearning development companies in the market. Content development is something that a lot of companies and institutions are looking for and is not very easy to find. Many companies offer the service of content development but the services are not really that good or are super expensive. In addition, our eLearning Platform is fully customizable to fit all your requirements.

Is the iPad Driving eLearning Towards HTML5?

Upside Learning

The battle between web technologies (read ‘ Apple and Adobe ‘) started a couple of years back when Apple decided to not support Flash on its newly launched iPad terming it buggy. Apple backed HTML5 to be the next big thing and single handedly forced the developer community to take sides. The eLearning industry was not too happy about the iPad not featuring Flash as it meant reinventing the wheel for animation and interactivity in eLearning.

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Not all e-learning design has to be responsive

The eLearning Nomad

Each new version of Articulate Storyline (DynaMind’s preferred tool to develop these stand-alone modules) has improved ‘responsiveness’. Yet, not all of the e-learning modules developed by DynaMind are responsive. For example, last year in one of our larger development projects we agreed with the client that fully responsive e-learning design would be a bad idea. The post Not all e-learning design has to be responsive appeared first on DynaMind eLearning.

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eLearning Software for Blended Learning

B Online Learning

This blog is the continuation for this series on the how’s and why’s of developing and delivering a good blended learning experience for the learner. This one looks at the second platform for the delivery of your blended course, the eLearning development software. In a nutshell the eLearning development software you use needs two things – it needs to be flexible and it needs to be functionally robust. Shareable content templates across multiple developers.

How can we develop e-learning that respects adult learning principles?

The eLearning Nomad

Repost and update from ’ Can we develop e-learning that respects adult learning principles? ’ (November, 2013). Well-designed team and whole group activities in eWorkshops potentially support this adult learning principle. We should support the principle of goal orientation by providing meaningful learning experiences , preferably problems that are very similar to those they face in the workplace. appeared first on DynaMind eLearning.

Using an eWorkshop to initiate or enrich a community

The eLearning Nomad

The Moodle site is up and running and now we’re brainstorming on how best to structure the platform to support the needs of the organisation and its partners. Let’s look at professional development in structured learning events (eWorkshops) first: eWorkshops are structured learning events where participants collaborate by solving typical workplace problems together online. The post Using an eWorkshop to initiate or enrich a community appeared first on DynaMind eLearning.

Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning

Upside Learning

There is still a lack of standardization across devices and amongst networks across geographical areas resulting in mlearning content development being somewhat constrained. Before beginning to develop mLearning on their own, they should keep in mind some technical considerations. Here are some authoring tools that claim to let authors develop content targeted at mobile devices. Simple form-based content authoring with support for interlinking the content.

Aligning eLearning Levels of Interactivity with Articulate 360

B Online Learning

They say for eLearning to be engaging, it needs to be interactive. How interactive your module needs to be, comes down to the definition questions you asked prior to entering into the development phase of your module. Over the years that our industry has been around, research has supported the finding that there are generally four levels of interactivity available to you, when crafting your e-learning masterpiece.

Prototyping in eLearning

Upside Learning

Over the years, you have probably noticed that the typically linear eLearning development process has undergone some changes. One change that I’ve noticed are that customers are realizing that we aren’t just creating courseware or writing content and interactions, we are also developing software. This has led to an expectation that the eLearning industry adopt some development models and methodologies from the software industry.

Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

As quoted by Adobe, the Open-Screen project has grown to around 70 ecosystem partners world-wide, which means many devices would be made capable of supporting the outcomes of this Adobe initiative. beta to developers and content providers at the same event. What does it mean for elearning (or should I say mlearning) industry? Flash is the favorite delivery platform (development tool) for eLearning courses due to its huge install-base and ability to produce engaging content.

Buy the Course Get the Source

B Online Learning

B Online Learning is certainly one of those companies that look for new and innovative ways to deliver digital solutions, but also actively support their staff in their own personal development and research and experimentation. Since technology doesn’t develop itself, it’s the human ah ha that is the spark. Because all Rapid Courses are built with the Articulate development tools, you can guarantee they will work on your delivery platform.

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