How to Reduce the File Size of your eLearning Images

LearnUpon

Do you find that the file sizes of your courses are huge? To overcome this you need to reduce the size of the mixed media elements within your courses. One quick way to achieve this is to use image compression to reduce the size of the images you are using. . File size.

Effective Graphics

CourseArc

Good visuals help learners absorb material more effectively and make training memorable. Select the appropriate file type – The most commonly used images in eLearning are PNGs, JPGs, and GIFs. The file type selected for images depends on the needs and priorities.

How to Make Animated Gifs from Video

Rapid eLearning

Just run the.EXE file. Animated.gifs can become very large files. The more visual information on the screen, the larger the file size. And if the file is too large, it’ll take too long to download and ruin the effect and experience.

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Gif resize on import

Adobe Captivate

With the end of life of swf and more browsers locking out swf files, I have been forced to find a solution a little quicker than anticipated after our IT department made a change earlier than expected. The gif size is 696kb and I also created an mp4 video version (3.42

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Why You Should Always Compress Your Video Courses

learnWorlds

While video files are getting higher in resolution (quality) internet speeds can’t keep up with the demand. Learn the best strategies to effectively launch your course. A science-based course on effective video creation. The time will vary according to the file size.

Understanding Image File Formats

TechSmith Camtasia

But, which image file formats do you need? The topics I am going to cover are how file types differ, common web sizes, vector versus raster art, and digital versus optical zoom. Common Image File Types. All of the files I mentioned previously fall into two main categories.

6 Learning Design Considerations for Mobile Learning

CommLab India

This is because of the difference in the screen size, layout of devices and compatibility with the output. Diversity in the screen sizes. Avoid using visuals of large file size, as they cannot be accommodated into the small screens.

Leverage Enhanced Lectora 17 Features for Rapid eLearning Development

CommLab India

In the latest version of Lectora17, developing multi-device compatible courses is easier with the most sought after feature Responsive Course Design (RCD) and HTML5 output. You get the latest versions of Camtasia and Snagit with Lectora 17.

Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

create videos in a variety of commonly used file types. Though there is no specific paid version of Free Screen Video Recorder, you can purchase a license that covers all of DVD VideoSoft’s software, which includes the Free Screen Video Recorder. built-in help file.

Neuroscience In Corporate Training: All Hype Or Practical Applications?

Learningtogo

And foremost, if you can’t find a clear application within a few minutes, file the information under “cool stuff,” but don’t change your current practice around it. Work with it, see if it helps you learn more effectively and then you can start helping others apply it.

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100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Files.Design – Professional resources for digital designers including templates, sounds and other files made by Great Simple Studio. Moose by Icons8 — Interesting new option for free stock photos that match each other [link] You can even download them all as a big.zip file. Customize Your Noun Project Icons – With advanced editing features, you can now customize the color, size, rotation, orientation, background color and background shape. File Sharing & Collaboration.

Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template

Rapid eLearning

There’s a PowerPoint version and one for Articulate Storyline 2 that offers a lot more interactivity. And each interactive element potentially increases your file size significantly. In PowerPoint to create a similar effect would require a slide for each module.

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

TechSmith Camtasia

Creating an alternative version of something that already exists is a great way to save time, and ensures you’re maximizing the mileage you get out of your content. You can even add neat animations and effects, and tweak everything to your liking.

10 Ways to Spot a Lame Corporate PowerPoint Template

Mindflash

It forces people like me — who use PowerPoint on a daily and weekly basis — to modify the corporate templates to make them more practical and effective at communicating. Font size is too small. Large file size.

Top 10 Benefits of Microlearning for business

Ed App

Microlearning is the practice of teaching using small, bite-sized lessons (aka microlessons ). However, by giving them courses that have been reduced to bite-sized chunks, they face a totally-different proposition and will start from a less-apprehensive position.

How to convert a PowerPoint to SCORM

LearnUpon

For example, a PowerPoint file with a lot of slides becomes bulky in file size – this makes it hard to distribute to large numbers of users. There are several options for you to choose from when converting your presentations to SCORM files.

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More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

Create a click and zoom effect to view images. Create a pan & zoom effect for your elearning scenarios. Snapshot focus effect. Animated text effect to highlight key words. Animated effect to introduce new scenes or information. Create a lightbox effect.

Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

Although not all end users have the latest version installed (so they may not support the latest Flash video codec), Flash still enjoys the best overall support. Flash files are very consistent in their playback. WMV Format, Quicktime and Real either require a streaming server to achieve the effect or do not do as good of a job. Several sources say that the same quality flash video format movie will have a larger file size and require greater bandwidth.

The 6 hottest learning trends for 2018 – Part 5: Video

Limestone Learning

Sure, it may have been out of reach ten years ago when video cameras were still pricey and we didn’t all carry palm-sized video recorders in the shape of smartphones, but now there are no excuses! It’s effective. Demos are effective at leveraging mentors at an organization.

BuzzWord: Adobe’s online word processor

Saffron Interactive

So how user-friendly and effective is BuzzWord as an online word processor? Using the main menu of the home screen you are also able to filter the documents alphabetically or by author, time last changed, size (which means pages rather than file size) and role. Around the document the menu and submenu bars have been updated to provide controls to handle fonts, paragraphs, rules, lists, tables, images, version control, and comments.

How to Capture Screen Images in Under a Minute

TechSmith Camtasia

Marking up design concepts is faster and more effective than a wordy email. Depending on your machine, the operating system it’s running, the browser version you’re on, the way something appears for you could be completely different for others. What is a Screenshot?

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

To hold photos, images, media files – eventually moved to word docs. On the Go – mobile access to documents, files, business presentations regardless of your location – instant access. Free open hard drive space – especially with video hungry files. Think about this – what percentage of your files on your computer are Office type documents? What makes Dropbox so effective? Can transfer just the parts of a file that change.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. While they can be fun, visually exciting and effective, they can also require a lot of development and be difficult to create. It’s worth taking the time to get your approach to interactions right because they’re key to making e-learning effective. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.

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Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

Following is a largely unedited version of conference notes that I have just distributed internally where I work. Hopefully you, my brave reader, can get similar value from my scribblings, but I make no apology for the size or the content of this blog post. Light – only a small (less than 100k) addition to the overall Captivate movie size. • AVI etc also easy, but usually much bigger file size. • all file properties save as xml. INTRODUCTION.

Make Amazing Video with the New Camtasia!

TechSmith Camtasia

So when we started work on this version of Camtasia we had one thing in mind: how can we empower people to make amazing video? With the new Camtasia project file (.tscproj) As video resolutions become higher and more detailed, file sizes will increase. Video is everywhere.