Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide


Whether you’re a student, in business, or a software pro, there’s little doubt that you’ve heard of Google Slides. However, while the name may ring a bell, we know that many of you won’t have had the time to delve deep into Google Slides’ functionality.

Adobe Captivate 2019: Convert Simple Videos Into Interactive Videos With Overlay Slides Feature

Swift eLearning Services

Overlay slides feature is an effective way to convert videos into interactive content. Adobe Captivate has made their upgradation move by releasing Captivate 2019 with all the new features.

#ASTDTK14 Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides I would have presented. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Virtual self-modeling: the effects of vicarious reinforcement and identification on exercise behaviors.

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No, I Won’t “Tweak” Your PowerPoint Slides

Experiencing eLearning

The PowerPoint slides just need to be tweaked—editing the onscreen text, adding some animation, prepping the script for voice over recording, and syncing everything together. ” “It’s about 200 slides. ” “OK, I’m looking over the slides now.”

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Legendary Presentations: eLearning, Sales Collateral, and Defeating Death-by-PowerPoint

Speaker: Richard Goring, Director, BrightCarbon

We’ll work together in a highly practical, demo-led session, in which you’ll learn how to create visual slides, manipulate images, master animations, make it interactive, and produce content that will delight your audience.

2015 ATD Learning Science Theater Slides

Kapp Notes

A number of folks have requested the slides and references from my Learning Science Theater presentation. Here are the slides that contain the references and, in many cases, the doi number for look up.

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Tools of Engagement Slides from Texas Distance Learning Session

Kapp Notes

Here are some slides and information covered in my presentation at the Texas Distance Learning Association conference. I’ve included the slides from the presentation and slide on using PollEverywhere and writing directly in PowerPoint in slideshow mode.

Six Google Slides image editing hacks for amazing presentations


Both PowerPoint and Google Slides offer some great image editing tools that are so easy to use you don’t need to be an expert to make your presentation look striking, but we’re going to focus our time today on what Google Slides image editing can offer.

ATDTK Presentation Notes, Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are slides, links notes and other items of interest related to my presentation at ATD TK. First the slides. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Solving the Case of the Disengaged Learner from Karl Kapp. What is Gamification? Articles.

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2015 ATD ICE Conference Slides & Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides and other information from my presentation. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Take Notes Right on a PowerPoint Slide from Karl Kapp.

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4 Tricks for Achieving True Storyline Slide Mastery

eLearning Brothers

Creating an eLearning course can be a long process, especially if you have a lot of slides in your course. Part of achieving that mastery is learning how to effectively and efficiently utilize master slides in your course. Item 1: Understand the different types of master slides.

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Kapp Notes

Sharon Boller, Steve Boller and Leanne Batchelder from Bottom Line Performance co-presented a workshop on game design and here are the slides and some other resources related to the workshop which you may find helpful. Virtual self-modeling: the effects of vicarious reinforcement and identification on exercise behaviors. The Proteus Effect: Implications of transformed digital self-representation on online and offline behavior.

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Kapp ASTD 2014 (ATD) Slides and Notes

Kapp Notes

As promised, here are the slides and notes related to the presentation. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Had a great time at ASTD 2014 this year (now known as ATD-Association of Talent Development). Had a wonderful audience for my session.

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Slides & Webcast: Six Simple eLearning Success Strategies

Allen Interactions

Sometimes eyes glaze over as we attempt to explain all the steps necessary in creating effective instruction and getting adequate funding. As instructional designers, we know the difference between presenting information and providing learning experiences.

Slides and Resources from My Keynote at The allen EXPERIENCE

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides and other resources from the presentation. Here are the slides. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning.

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Effective Graphics


Good visuals help learners absorb material more effectively and make training memorable. By identifying the main idea of each slide, instructional designers will be able to select the most appropriate font, colors, and images. Everyone knows that graphics play a vital role in training.

Turn These Slides into eLearning

Integrated Learnings

or to use a different approach, consider taking the actions below to produce a reasonably effective eLearning lesson relatively quickly. However, scenarios benefit learning in so many ways, it’s hard to justify spending time picking out Clip Art to decorate slides rather than writing even a few simple scenarios. If you have your own set of strategies for turning a stack of PowerPoint slides into an eLearning lesson, please share! By Shelley A. Gable.

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Central PA Gamification Workshop Slides, Resources and Notes

Kapp Notes

Here are slides similar to the ones presented in the workshop, links notes and other items of interest related to my presentation at Central PA ATD Conference. First the slides. Here are slides about game elements. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning.

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Adobe Captivate: Master Slide Placeholder Objects

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When you insert a Standard Object onto a master slide and then apply the master slide to a Filmstrip slide, the Standard Object on the master slide appears on the Filmstrip slide(s). The problem with adding objects to a master slide is that pesky plexiglass effect.

Customs Effects Cancelling One Another Out

Adobe Captivate

I’m trying to make an object slide off the page to the right, change it’s state, and then slide back on to the page from the right. The problem is that one effect seems to be cancelling out the other.

Adding a Slide Bar

Adobe Captivate

There are a lot of cool things you can do with a slide bar. This tutorial will show you how to add a slide bar and capture and use its data variable. webkit-appearance: none; appearance: none; height: 8px; width: 100%; border-radius: 10px; background: lightgrey; outline: none; opacity: 5; -webkit-transition: 2s; transition: opacity.2s; }. /* Mouse-over effects */.slider:hover On the slide with the slider, execute javascript On Enter. sliderBar.

How to Turn PowerPoint Slides into Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

What if you were to take that one step further and turn PowerPoint slides into videos? Turning your presentations into videos helps keep your audience engaged, giving it more personality and they can learn from you content more effectively.

Force View of Slide on First Visit

Adobe Captivate

The question appears often everywhere: how can I force the user to view the slide completely before the Next button appears; but when revisiting the slide the Next button should appear immediately. The workflows for the audio slides will be explained in a future blog post. Intro.

Keynote Slides from My LTEN Address on Gamification

Kapp Notes

Here are my slides from the keynote. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Great time at the Life Sciences Trainers & Educators Network conference, it was a great time seeing lots of old friends, making new friends. It is always a great time. Defining Gamification.

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Does Slide Count Matter?

eLearning Brothers

I recently read a great blog post by Articulates Tom Kuhlmann, titled Here’s Why Slide Count is Irrelevant to Your E-Learning Course. Do not auto-advance the slides in your course. Some people are fast readers, some are not, and some want to review the slide information before progressing through the course. In the post he mentions the following key points: Screen count does not matter to the elearner…what matters, is the interaction built into the course.

eLearning and PowerPoint: The Right to Bare Slides

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The good news is that you don't have to be a seasoned designer to produce beautiful and effective presentations. It is not necessary to have every bit of information you cover on the slide.

Using Animation effects efficiently and professionally:

Adobe Captivate

As we all know there are many (animation) effects that Captivate provides & which, we can apply to any object in our project. But in real life, we may need to apply two/three effects on the same object and that also concurrently. Step 2: Now save that effect using save button.

15 E-learning Tips to Design Effective E-learning Courses

CommLab India

In this post, there are 15 tips from industry experts that will help designers create better engaging and effective result oriented e-courses. Provide options to skip a specific slide or page in case the learner does not intend to go through it or if they already know the same.

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Masking effects in PowerPoint: Creating stencils


Using masking effects in PowerPoint is a great way to add some design finesse to your presentations, without needing a design qualification or several weeks to do it. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Creating stencils. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Stencils and animation [coming soon].

Resources & Slides from TGaS Advisor Summit

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Recently I had the chance to do a presentation at the TGaS Advisors. Commercial Operations. Summit. Articles. Here is some information on thinking like a game designer. Improve Training: Thinking Like a Game Designer. Here are some elements you can add to your training to elevate the level of engagement. Here is the article about how only 6% of organizations are successful in influencing employee behavior.

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Mobile Learning Implementation: Need, Myths & Success Factors (ASTD TK 2013 – Slide Deck)

Upside Learning

Here’s a quick summary of the topics that I touched upon in the session, followed by a slide deck of my presentation. Listing success factors that will ensure effective implementation of mLearning at workplaces.

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How can I create a spotlight on a slide to highlight some information?

Yukon Learning

A great question surfaced in a training class a couple of weeks ago – “How can I create a spotlight on a slide to highlight some information?”. Find or create a slide that has something on it that you would like to highlight.

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Slide Layout Templates

Take an e-Learning Break

Get pre-created animated slide templates at a reasonable cost. Most sets are $29 and include 30 variations of the slide. Insert the slide into your presentation and update the text. Slides include animation effects.

Choosing Amongst the Top Elearning Authoring Tools to Create Effective Training Content Tailored to the Diversified Learning Needs


Storyline allows the authors to create custom online courses and control theme pages using the slide master and project colors. With technological advancement, the way learning is delivered also changing.

Masking effects in PowerPoint: Stencils and animation


Click below to level up your masking abilities: Masking effects in PowerPoint: 3 simple animation tricks. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Creating stencils. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Stencils and animation. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Stencils and animation. You may already be a stencils master having read our previous post on the topic, in which case, now it’s time to use PowerPoint animations to make your slides even more powerful.

10 PowerPoint Tips to Make Your Slides More Effective

iSpring Solutions

Slides are filled to the brim with text, which the presenter literally reads out loud. Shared. The design of your PowerPoint presentation is often underestimated. Everyone knows the saying, ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’, however in PowerPoint-land it seems to be quite the contrary. ‘A

#Training2014 Resources, Slides & Other Related Information Session M16

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides and some links related to my presentation at the conference. 2] When combined with Spaced Retrieval the effect is multiplied. Ideally, the time between the learning events is greater than 24 hours, but shorter times have also been found to be effective. Retrieval practice (testing) effect. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Five Things Game Designers Can Teach eLearning Designers from Karl Kapp.

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