eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons

Upside Learning

Mozilla’s Firefox is a preferred web browser for many. What makes Firefox different from other browsers is it being open source and highly customizable using Firefox add-ons. IE tabs – This allows developers to check how HTML page would look in IE, without leaving Firefox.

Firefox Bookmark Shortcuts

Tony Karrer

I had asked in Blog Post Updates - Effective Pattern? Firefox allows you to add a "Keyword" to any bookmark. how to update a previous post. I'm still not sure I have the answer. I wanted to add something to Browser Keyboard Shortcut Basics.

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Tools for Effective Content Development

Your Training Edge

This effect generally occurs to a greater or lesser extent with any content and therefore it is more than advisable to use them wherever possible. So, without further ado, here is a list of tools that you can use for effective content development: 1.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. Why is the effectiveness of remediation limited?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. Why is the effectiveness of remediation limited?

ReadyTech’s SaaS Training Platform: A Cost-Effective Training Solution for SaaS

ReadyTech

And while cost-effective, instructors don’t have class oversight. ReadyTech SaaS Labs combines the oversight and control of virtual training labs with the cost effectiveness of having students use their own local system.

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Usability and Networks

Clark Quinn

And in a comment, I mentioned that the recent launch of the new Firefox browser was prompting me to switch. I had used Safari over Chrome because I trust Apple a wee bit more, and Firefox was a bit slow. All this changed with the release of Firefox’s new Quantum browser. Now, I want to have an integrated experience across my devices, so I downloaded the Firefox versions for my iDevices as well. Network effects are true for people and for data.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Organization Effectiveness Simulator" (Booz&Co)

Mark Oehlert

and a Learning Organization Survey - both from Harvard » July 15, 2008 "Organization Effectiveness Simulator" (Booz&Co) Do you work for the " Overmanaged Organization "? July 15, 2008 in Research | Permalink Technorati Tags : Booz , simulator TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference "Organization Effectiveness Simulator" (Booz&Co) : Comments The comments to this entry are closed.

eLearning Development Is An Iterative Process

Upside Learning

It is important for all involved with eLearning development to understand and appreciate that effective eLearning courses need an iterative process to create them. Related posts: eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons Why Use ActionScript 3.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Dissertation: The Effective Integration of Digital Games and Learning Content by M.P.J. Habgood

Mark Oehlert

» November 20, 2007 Dissertation: The Effective Integration of Digital Games and Learning Content by M.P.J. However, this thesis proposes an alternative viewpoint that identifies gameplay mechanisms or game mechanics as more critical to effective integration than fantasy.

Screencast of the Week - Ian Ozsvald and ProCasts

TechSmith Camtasia

Visual effects were added using Adobe AfterEffects. Ian mentioned "We went with the screencast-in-monitor effect to give some context to not-so-computer-literate users who might be installing their first plugin for Firefox."

This Week on #TalkTech: The Educational Console, Open Badges, and Playing in Pairs

Bottom-Line Performance

Irrefutably in areas like mathematics, where research has shown that games are more effective than ever. This is a cool new concept from Mozilla, the creators of the Firefox browser. Can playing learning games in pairs make the experience more effective?

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Course of the Week: Protect Your Data From Latest Security Issues

OpenSesame

Firefox. While Microsoft addresses the security flaw in its Internet Explorer browser, consider using Firefox as an alternative. Firefox is a free web browser with an intuitive interface that also blocks viruses, spyware, and popup ads.

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6 Tools for Designers to Create Truly Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

The good news is that there are some very effective tools for designers to create digital accessibility. Firefox Accessibility Extension. This extension is a Firefox toolbar that helps designers inspect every aspect of a web page and assess its accessibility.

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Legacy eLearning

CourseArc

Even desktop browsers such as Firefox block Flash content by default and users may struggle to keep Flash up to date. With the use of modern and interactive authoring tools, such as CourseArc, it’s easy to avoid the “Death by PowerPoint” effect, and create engaging ways to transfer knowledge.

The 9-Point Checklist for Monthly WordPress Maintenance

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

So, make sure you run website maintenance tasks during off-hours to minimize the effects. #4 From creating hobby blogs to enterprise e-commerce websites, WordPress powers more than 33% of the internet. . When starting out with WordPress, many of us focus a lot on developing our website.

Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox. If you are creating interactive content, test it and verify that users can navigate your content effectively using only the keyboard. by Kevin Siegel. Last week I wrote about some Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning. I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers.

The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

Adapt Builder is an authoring tool that allows you to create fully responsive, multi-device, HTML5 e-learning courses that display effectively on tablet devices and smartphones (as well as PCs and laptops).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Video Killed the Radio Star but What About the Instructional Designer?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « All Hail the Cult of the Amateur!! Sign me up for a lifetime membership! Main | Alternative and Activist Search Engines » June 21, 2007 Video Killed the Radio Star but What About the Instructional Designer?

Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Working with Screen Readers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox. If you are creating interactive content, test it and verify that users can navigate your content effectively using only the keyboard. by Kevin Siegel    Last week I wrote about some  Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning. I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Invention of Good Games:Understanding Learning Design in Commercial Video Games (Katrin Becker thesis)

Mark Oehlert

"In order to design educational games that remain effective as bothgames and as learning objects, it is necessary to understand howsuccessful games teach. However, the best games are designed for entertainment and noteducation, and while they teach effectively, their designs are notexpressed in educational terms that could be used by designers ofinstructional games.

Creating Accessible eLearning with Articulate Storyline 360

B Online Learning

Storyline 360 supports these screen readers with HTML5 and Flash courses: HTML5 : JAWS 16 or later with Internet Explorer 10 or later, Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version). Go to the Player settings in Story View (or via the Home tab), then click on Colours & Effects.

10 Best Practices in Online Course Development

Hurix Digital

The key focus of online learning is to make the process of imparting and absorbing knowledge more engaging and effective. Effective course design is one that understands this environment and caters to it.

How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?

LearnUpon

And as Flash has been integral to eLearning for over 20 years, it’s retirement will have a significant effect. Some authoring tool effects do not work with HTML. At the very least you should investigate it now so you know what to expect when this change comes into effect.

[Free Webinar] Designing High-Impact Blended Training Programs: A Step-By-Step Guide – 22nd of March, 2018

Adobe Captivate

How can you determine what degree of blending would be most effective? What are the tips and best practices that you can use to create highly effective blended training programs?

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Are You Appy?

Nick Leffler

Beside the big players of Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android There are also a number of small guys out there such as Windows, Blackberry, and Firefox. Simple Yet Effective. They can be slow, bulky on mobile devices, and take careful planning, but you can make an effective mobile solution with a webpage. There are many questions that come up when deciding on what type of mobile solution is needed for an organization.

5 Keys to Success With the Knowledge Guru Game Platform

Knowledge Guru

If users cannot switch to a modern browser (IE9 or higher, Chrome, Firefox), then you’ll have problems. You can have a highly effective Legend game that has only three topics with three question sets in each topic. Want to make your first Knowledge Guru game roll-out a success?

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Mobile Learning and Interactivity

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Firefox doesn’t support H.264 format, while Safari will only support that, and Google introduced the new WebM standard but supports both WebM and H.264 formats. Or if you must have stunning visual effects probably Flash is the best option today. We also talked about videos & animations make great interactivity components for mobile as long as used effectively and not excessively. Does mobile learning need interactivity?

Online Training Delivery Advice for Guaranteed Teaching Success

ReadyTech

For example, do students need access to Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox? With the aid of an assistant, the primary instructor can focus on meeting the course’s learning objectives and teach more effectively. Don’t forget the importance of an introduction.

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Things to Consider Before Investing in eLearning Development Tools

Hurix Digital

Which video elements will help you effectively narrate the story – audio/simulations/animations/graphics? Select a tool that outputs online course modules in file formats that can be read across all major Internet browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, Edge etc., Overview.

Course Testing and Review: Are You Guilty Of These Common Oversights?

gomo learning

Consider how the following could have an effect: Device: In 2020, you can expect content to be viewed on all kinds of devices : desktops, laptops, tablets, iOS phones, Android phones and beyond. And is it more or less effective in certain formats?

5 Keys to Success With the Knowledge Guru Game Platform

Knowledge Guru

If users cannot switch to a modern browser (IE9 or higher, Chrome, Firefox), then you’ll have problems. You can have a highly effective Legend game that has only three topics with three question sets in each topic. Want to make your first Knowledge Guru game roll-out a success?

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Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 elements

eFront

Before CSS3 we would need to work with images or javascript to produce a round box effect. Actually, there are dozens of wide spread techniques to produce the round corner effect (for example, check [link] ) – which by its turn is a clear signal that there is no perfect solution.

5 Tips for Improving Responsive Design in Mobile eLearning

Coreaxis

But how do you create a course that’s effective , aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly across multiple devices and platforms? Some course layouts just won’t translate effectively into the smaller screens of mobile devices. When designing your course, it’s best to choose a layout that will work across all browsers, platforms and devices (Firefox, Apple, Android, etc.) Regardless of what device or platform a learner is using, extended loading times can crush effectiveness.

Walking down the Interactive Learning Path with Raptivity

Raptivity

Raptivity addresses the single most important goal of teachers, trainers and instructors – engaging the learners for effective education. and above, Firefox, Chrome and Safari. One of the major challenges that educators face is holding learners’ attention and helping them retain information.