The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses

eLearning Brothers

Instructional Designer, eLearning Consultant, Feature & Technical Writer. The flexibility of accessing an entire course from a small and lightweight wireless device makes mobile learning the current education frontier. The mobile retail market is currently outpacing mLearning.

5 Tips for Improving Responsive Design in Mobile eLearning

Coreaxis

Mobile device usage is on the rise. people now spend more time on their mobile devices than they do on their desktops. Now more than ever, mobile learning has become a critical consideration in the design and development of learning solutions. But how do you create a course that’s effective , aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly across multiple devices and platforms? Here are five tips for improving responsive design in mobile eLearning: .

The Top 3 Mistakes People Make When Building Mobile eLearning

Lemonade

Too often when we talk about mobile eLearning, we talk about portrait vs landscape, or designing for “mobile first.”. But the key to effective mobile training isn’t how it looks. Simulating complex tasks on mobile phones is extremely difficult.

eLBX Online Day 20 – The Benefits of Mobile Learning

eLearning Brothers

In this webinar, instructional designer Brandie Jenkins challenged us to look deeper at creative instructional design strategies for immersing learners in engaging and effective mobile learning experiences.

The Top 3 Mistakes People Make When Building Mobile eLearning

Lemonade

Too often when we talk about mobile eLearning, we talk about portrait vs landscape, or designing for “mobile first.”. But the key to effective mobile training isn’t how it looks. Simulating complex tasks on mobile phones is extremely difficult.

eLBX Online Day 19 – Mobile Development in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

In a mobile-friendly world, eLearning development is becoming increasingly complicated. How can you know what your course will look like on a phone, tablet, and desktop, and how do you ensure your learners have an effective learning experience on every platform? Mobile Learning.

Making Mobile Learning Work – LearnX 2013 Panel Discussion Summary

G-Cube

I will be stating the obvious when I say that there is huge amount of interest in mobile learning across the globe. Panel was moderated by Anna Barlett-Brag (Ripple Effect Group). Majority agreed that just porting of content to mobile devices is not m-learning.

Making the most of mobile eLearning solutions

Aptara

Making the most of mobile eLearning solutions. The growing popularity of mobile devices has created additional opportunities for educators to explore new eLearning strategies. You can't just put your desktop site on mobile. Let mLearning do what mobile does best .

6 Elements Every Mobile Learning Game Should Have

eLearning Brothers

There are essential elements that every mobile learning game should have. Here are the six elements every mobile learning game should have: 1. If you use eLearning Brothers games you’ll notice the first slide is always the logo and the second slide is the instructions slide.

3 Tips for Designing Effective Virtual Instructor Led Training

Coreaxis

Creating an effective Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) is not as simple as broadcasting a standard, classroom-style or Instructor Led Training (ILT) lecture. Similar to designing a mobile eLearning program , it’s good to keep in mind that content must be customized to fit the platform. Also keep in mind that a graphic-rich presentation is more effective than text-rich.

Flashy Lectora Animations Without Using Flash

eLearning Brothers

Use “Move To” for Native Lectora Animation Effects. But what if you want to access your course work on mobile devices? There are several styles of movement effects for variety in the animation, such as “bounce” and “elastic.”

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Celebrating 50 eLearning Best Practices

eLearning Brothers

This article marks my fiftieth publication on the eLearning Brothers blog. Come follow along this summary post where I highlight the top 50 eLearning best practices and insights I’ve covered over the past year. Use eLearning templates to minimize the amount of repetitive work.

Best Strategies for Implementing Mobile Learning

Designing Digitally

The best way to implement learning through mobile is to leverage its numerous benefits. For that, we need to understand the power of mobile. Let’s go through the key benefits of using a mobile device over traditional computers.

2.6 billion reasons for thinking mobile first in elearning

Sponge UK

Do you think mobile first when designing an elearning course? We’re going to think about why a mobile first, or even mobile only approach could be the best option for your next project. Why consider a mobile only approach? Why design mobile first for desktop users?

Mobile Learning is On the Rise – Is Your Organization Ready?

OpenSesame

Mobile learning – and the rise of mobile dominance, in general – is a topic that most learning and development (L&D) professionals have heard of. In fact, mobile learning is now so critical to online corporate training success that it has become an eLearning best practice. However, the majority of organizations do not support mobile learning. Mobile Adoption: No Signs of Slowing Down. Improve social learning effectiveness.

Why mobile learning will determine the future elearning

OpenSesame

With wireless networks and large data plans enabling mobility, this allows both trainers and learners to go beyond the traditional classroom and expand the wingspan of their knowledge. We’ve rounded up the top reasons why mobile learning will determine the future of elearning. . The increasing affordability and accessibility of smartphones, tablets, and mobile devices, more learners will be able to have access to learning while working remotely or out in the field.

The Top 7 Reasons Learning is More Approachable on Mobile

Ed App

With lower prices and greater accessibility, mobile devices are everywhere, and that prevalence is also in the world of corporate education. So why is it that learning is more approachable and even easier on your mobile device than in a traditional scenario? Cost Effective.

The Future of the LMS

Gyrus

To completely accessible without time requirement, electronic, as well as mobile learning platforms. Mobile Content. Mobile eLearning content is possibly some of the most under-utilized in the field. The Future of the LMS – Where Are We Going?

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

In recent times, the eLearning industry has undergone rapid improvements owing to the changes in the organizations to match to the needs and expectations of the learners. Mobile-based learning is now being widely used to deliver training to learners. Mobile Learning.

Defining Microlearning?

Clark Quinn

It’s distributed learning, but the overall learning experience is macro (and much more effective than the massed, event, model). This could work with very small learnings (I use an example of media roles in my mobile design workshops). That is, we may present concepts and examples (pre- via blended, ideally, or less effectively in the learning event), and then we create practice scenarios. design mobile strategy

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Jeremy Boles

Trivantis

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4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016

eLearning Brothers

Technology-based eLearning programs are incredibly efficient. Not only do companies save time and money by eliminating the time and cost of on-site instruction, eLearning training solutions have also been proven to be much more successful at improving participation and retention of material.

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2012 in retrospective: top 10 posts

Challenge to Learn

Day 2 mobile learning conference #MLearncon: Trends day. There are three post in this list (on 1, 4 and 10) about a new metaphor for eLearning. An other interesting development here is Michael Allens SAM, an agile methodology for eLearning development.

Adobe Announces Captivate 8: The Most Significant Release Yet

eLearning Brothers

Since its last release in June 2013, Adobe Captivate 8 leapfrogs the current paradigm of eLearning development and addresses the needs of today’s eLearning developer with it’s all new mobile responsive design. Joe Ganci – eLearning Joe.

2012 mLearnCon Conference and Expo Recap - E-Learning Software

Trivantis

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Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

Early this month we ran two webinars on “Designing eLearning for Pads (tablet)” A big thank you to all of you who were able to join us! Finally, here’s everything you wanted to know about eLearning on iPads… and asked! Can mobile learning be applied for agents.

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The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

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How to Improve Product Knowledge Training

Lemonade

RIS News An effective product training program does three main things: Increase product knowledge Build confidence using products Make staff comfortable recommending and/or supporting products in retail situations Product knowledge in a vacuum isn’t useful.

How Corporate eLearning Caters to 6 Learning Styles

Adobe Captivate

Corporate eLearning is swiftly growing as more and more organizations transition from traditional classroom training to corporate eLearning for their employee learning and development needs. But what is the reason behind corporate eLearning’s swift growth? Every person is different, and eLearning is considered an advanced learning methodology because it covers all of these learning styles. eLearning is the future of learning, that much is clear.

"Baby Boomers Hate Games" and other training myths

Lemonade

Most training managers worry that older employees will be intimidated by game-based learning -- especially mobile eLearning -- and just won’t participate. Related: The Six Essential Elements of Effective Game-Based Training

What is Elearning?

TOPYX LMS

Thank you to our Guest Blogger spearhead eLearning. Elearning is described as the delivery of training or education through digital or electronic methods. The History of Elearning. The Benefits of Elearning. Elearning can benefit both businesses and individuals.

Learning in your Pocket!!

Zephyr Learning

This title has been on my mind for some time now as I feel it is going to become a very important strategy for the elearning world. Whilst I cannot claim to coin the phrase (Learning in your Pocket), I can however give you my interpretation of what it could mean for the future of elearning. For years the elearning world has been afflicted with poor delivery of learning, and elearning has often been perceived as boring, meaningless, and lifeless. Some Mobile Stats.

Tips for Lectora e-Learning Software Screen Recordings

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Snagit Tips for Lectora e-Learning Software

Trivantis

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Test and Review Course Content with Lectora e-Learning Software

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