The Green Screen Effect – TechSmith Tips

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This week, we will show you how to pull off the Green Screen Effect. The green screen effect is a post-production technique for compositing (layering) two images or video streams together based on color hues ( chroma range).

How Social Media is Effective for E-Learning

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Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google Plus are among the social media platforms that almost everyone accesses today. An instructor can record the tutorials and broadcast it or come up with teasers for offered courses to generate interest with possible students.

How to MOOC: Designing Effective MOOC Training Programs

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How do we design effective training programs for such an eclectic creature? For example, hard skills like typing, using spreadsheets, and data analysis may call for a course with extensive video tutorials, exercises, and quantitative practical assessments. Not only will learning be more effective, but these groups will foster teamwork and cooperation. But because the courses themselves are massive, the effects of even small problems can become greatly amplified.

8 E-Learning Developers You Should Follow

Rapid eLearning

LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn. His site has lots of good tutorial videos and advanced tips. Check out this example of how to add Cool Overlay Effects in Articulate Storyline with Basic After Effects & JavaScript. LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

accessible YouTube tutorials and Netflix-style. At LinkedIn, for example, the L&D team gathered success stories from across the. LinkedIn Learning (2017), ‘How to Overcome Top Challenges to Advance your Learning Culture’ 3 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

LinkedIn , especially LinkedIn groups, is a source for many useful conversations and resources. Almost all of that is helping clients use Moodle more effectively. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning.

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The Value of Video Learning

Your Training Edge

Are you thinking of going the traditional road and route out an email and hope it would be read by everyone and is effective? Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

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Course-of-the-Month Club: Using a Learning Management System to Sell Subscriptions to Learning Content

Absorb LMS

In the hope of receiving a gift of a mandolin, I’ve been dropping hints around the house: pictures of mandolins on the fridge, Chris Thile mandolin music streaming on Grooveshark , visibly spending time on the LinkedIn Mandolin Players and Enjoyers Group (yes, this really does exist.)

Engaging Participants 4: Virtual Engagement

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Most organizations have turned to various forms of online and virtual training because it is cost effective, it reaches a wide audience, and it serves many generations of learners. First, self-paced online content, such as courses and tutorials, must engage learners from multiple perspectives.

Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning


How You Can Deliver Highly Effective Courses Through Bite-Sized eLearning. Your modern learners are already using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube on a daily basis. Many microlearning strategies lack an effective eLearning assessment strategy.

Game Based Learning: Is It Appropriate For My Association?

Association eLearning

Like any effective learning project, it’s critical to define your audience and determine if gamification is a good fit. If you’re interested in how to create extremely effective games – for learning or otherwise, I highly recommend it. Share this on LinkedIn.

Election Day – Using Social Media Campaign Methods to Enhance Learning Programs


As learning professionals, the election is a large tutorial on how to motivate learners to undergo organizational learning at a reasonable pace. This has been effectively utilized in the presidential campaigns in a public forum by instilling a FOMO (Fear of Missing Out).

5 Corporate Training Trends You Can’t Afford to Ignore

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There are two major factors necessary for effective business-centric learning. Research has shown that more than 80% of learning takes place visually and that a combination of video and audio demonstrations are effective ways to learn tasks.

Course-of-the-Month Club: Using a Learning Management System to Sell Subscriptions to Learning Content

Absorb LMS

In the hope of receiving a gift of a mandolin, I’ve been dropping hints around the house: pictures of mandolins on the fridge, Chris Thile mandolin music streaming on Grooveshark , visibly spending time on the LinkedIn Mandolin Players and Enjoyers Group (yes, this really does exist.)

Megatrends in MOOCs: #4 Microlearning Paths

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This larger picture here is not just a shift in how learning is measured, but an entire re-visioning of what effective training looks like. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now


Whether you want to learn more about awesome eLearning authoring tools, communicate more effectively with your learners, or organize your time better, our list of useful eLearning tools is sure to help. is a great eLearning tool because it helps you make your content effective.

Top 5 Things Associations can Learn from Corporate Training Departments

Association eLearning

Design: create very specific learning objectives to measure achievement of these outcomes, determining the best approach to delivering the training (tutorial, simulations, job aids, etc.). This process is time-consuming, but designed to create an effective learning experience.

Engaging Participants 3: Classroom Engagement

Your Training Edge

Most organizations still offer classroom training – it is effective, provides interaction, and provides a network for participants. Even the most linear classroom experience can be broken down into online interactions, tutorials, or quick reference guides.

Engaging Participants 1: Keys to Engagement

Your Training Edge

For example, general knowledge content that is provided by a live instructor can be modified to go into an online tutorial or a self-directed learning intervention. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

Tips for presenting to a camera

Clear Lessons

With no audience to engage with, or to get any reaction from, it’s difficult to know whether you’re communicating your message effectively. It’s best to avoid tight stripes and tight patterns as these can cause a hazy optical effect called a moire pattern.  LinkedIn. .

How to Create an eLearning Culture


Browse LinkedIn. Web-based elearning apps make it easy to access training tutorials from anywhere including desktops, laptops, and mobile phones. Learning is always more effective when it’s fun and gives the learner an active role.

Integrating The Top 5 Social Media Platforms Into Your eLearning Course


Each and every day we log on to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and other social networks to catch up on the latest news and reach out to friends and family. The caveat, however, is that you must know how to use them effectively in order to receive all the benefits they provide.

What Style of MOOC is Right for You?

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Use non-moderated courses when: Content is basic or consists mostly of tutorials. If your company doesn’t train many new managers, then it is probably not cost-effective to use a MOOC for this aspect of the course. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

Timing Tempo Technology

Your Training Edge

When I talk about timing, it means learning the right concepts at the right time, in the most effective ways and in least possible time. Today, learners are being provided with more effective, impressive and deep educational experience.

Questions about Instructional Design Careers

Experiencing eLearning

Some organizations do evaluate at all four of Kirkpatrick’s levels, and the Success Case Method is another good strategy for evaluating training effectiveness. A lot of what passes for “gamification” is really superficial and not very effective, so this trend might fizzle out.

Megatrends in MOOCs: #10 The Changing Role of the Instructor

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The new role of the instructor in MOOCs means that companies can train more people, more quickly and more effectively, than ever before. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

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Video Training for Learning & Solving Problems

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I can say that it is the fastest moving trends and intends to give a configurable infrastructure that collaborates learning tools, materials, training and services into a single solution in order to develop and deliver educational or training content fast, effectively and also economically.

Customer training your clients will love


Customer education helps you get out ahead of common questions and customer issues by packaging up information you've probably already put together — usually in FAQs, tutorials, user guides, and Terms of Service — and serving it up to customers in a learning module.

9 Tips to Create Engaging Microlearning Content


Here are 9 tips to help you develop and implement effective microlearning content strategies for your organization: 1. Effective use of audio could just be the game changer. Just don’t go overboard with the sound effects and sync the pace correctly.

How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 1

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And that is just at the beginning – as the lesson goes on, the amount of time people can pay attention shrinks to the point where at the end of an hour, they can effectively absorb only a few minutes of information at a time. These videos are excellent for technology training, such as software tutorials – using a split screen, learners can simultaneously watch the tutorial and work interactively with the software.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront With Xical you can produce web-based slide shows, tutorials, tests and whatever else you can think of that can make use of integrated rich media, such as audio (speech and music), video, animations or interactive visual diagrams and the likes.

5 Big Ideas for Learning Professionals in 2017

eLearning Alchemy

Great examples from School in the Cloud and One Laptop Per Child show that self-organized learning can be highly-effective. If you’re not sure where to start, get on LinkedIn, find an industry group like ATD , IPL , or eLearning Guild and ask. Length : 1301 words. Reading Time : ~6.5

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5 Interview Tips for the Hiring Process


LinkedIn, Facebook and/or Instagram can provide accurate depictions of the person you interviewed. Although the approaches described above can be highly effective in hiring candidates with high integrity, there is no replacement for your gut instinct.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

Docebo could improve and streamline self-service onboarding options, tutorials and guides to make the early-stage customer experience more effective. It supports both formal and informal learning effectively. OKTA, LDAP, Google Apps, Facebook, G Suite and LinkedIn.

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11 Ways to Use GIFs at Work Right Now – Today!

TechSmith Camtasia

GIFs to Show Cause and Effect. GIFs make the cause and effect much clearer with motion than as a static image. There’s this handy dandy little screen capture program called Snagit that uses GIF for an introductory tutorial. GIFs have been making a comeback.