My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

I noticed that I use more and more social media tools and different tools to communicate. Easy to use and very effective. ELearninglearning is the one I use most intense, but there are more like ‘ Working smarter Daily ‘ Social media.

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

How to do video marketing on social media for course creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Most course creators use video, but if you have not tried it out, we encourage you to try it as it is highly effective for teaching.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform.

Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Case in point: version 7 of the Captivate software was released today. In-course Web Browsing Enable more effective learning by embedding a browser interface within your courses. Edit audio to correct mistakes and pauses, add an external track, or attach sound effects or narration to individual objects. Improved Social Media Engagement Instantly enable social conversations within Adobe Captivate courses with the enhanced Twitter widget. by Kevin Siegel.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents gomolearning.com @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. different version of your courses for the myriad.

New version of Camtasia for Mac bends time and space

TechSmith Camtasia

Use your smartphone or a digitcal camcorder to shoot some video in front of a solid-color backdrop (pick a wall or get a $30 backdrop ), apply the new remove a color effect in Camtasia, and make the backdrop disappear. Use clip speed to achieve a time-lapse effect.

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5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Social media is your best bud when you have a limited marketing budget. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on expensive web banners and ads in industry newsletters, spend an hour each day sharing the word about your new eLearning offering on social networks. In addition to the tips we shared in our recent Smarter Uses for Social Media blog post, here are a few more specific tips you can use to market your association’s eLearning.

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Are Digital Textbooks More Effective for K-12 Curriculum

Kitaboo

There are many reasons as to why K-12 students must leverage digital textbooks in their learning journey; portability and cost-effectiveness being two of the major factors inspiring this change. Let us have a look at why digital textbooks are more effective for K-12 curriculum: 1. Cost Effective: Students usually spend nearly $1000 per semester on textbooks. etextbooks are available at a much cheaper price than their print versions, making them affordable for students.

4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

G-Cube

In addition we also created a separate version of the module – directed towards direct selling to the customer. This version was only 5 minute long, a short capsule with a separate audio track and animated figures explaining various offers and products in layman terms.

Corporate learning in the digital age

Learning with e's

Some are ditching their training rooms in favour of digital delivery of content, and bosses that are forward thinking are investing in social learning, social media and mobile devices to support the learning of their employees.

How will we learn tomorrow?

Learning with e's

It was great to answer, because I have tracked the learning technology trends over the last decade, and have come to the conclusion that mobile (smart) phones and social media, in combination, have provided the world with the most dynamic, social and personal connections we could possibly wish for.

Resistance is futile

Learning with e's

I have learnt from my research that there are - and always will be - people who are resistant or reticent, because new technologies have the potential to disrupt and challenge the social and professional roles into which they have habituated.

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. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

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. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

2010 Predictions - Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

I think the growing popularity of social media apps on mobile devices will assist with a growth of social learning (I consider social/informal learning on mobile devices m-learning too). Google Wave will be released as a much less cumbersome application than the current beta version, but will struggle with adoption by general public. There will be much more reflection on what works online and what is more effectively taught in the traditional classroom.

Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

In effect, through the use of social media and telecommunication technologies, these teachers are becoming global educators. Twitter: This social networking tool is deceptively simple, but deeply sophisticated and versatile due to its inherent filtering facilities.

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Identity play

Learning with e's

Although technology has moved on a pace - since the book was written we now have social media, mobile phones and touch screen tablet computers - many of Sherry Turkle''s ideas still resonate with personal meaning.

Manufactured education

Learning with e's

The use of mobile telephones and social media has also promulgated democratic change and political upheaval in recent years. Even the long lived postal delivery service has seen declining popularity as a result of the increased accessibility of e-mail and social networking services.

Books Not Recommended by Members of #lrnchat

eLearning Cyclops

TriciaRansom : The Complete Guide to Standard Clip Art Dave_Ferguson : “How to Rail against Social Media while Maintaining Eight Twitter IDs, or, Easy Self-RTs” kasey428 : Improve the Classroom Experience: Adding Motion to Your PowerPoints! Quinnovator : “Social Schmocial: Why Formal Is the only Real Learning” NYChase : The Client is Always Right. They have both an early and a late version every Thursday. Social Media #lrnchat ISD Twitter e-Learning

A Review of 2011 and the Future of Workplace Learning

Mindflash

The four themes were business acumen and leadership, social learning, rapid instructional design, and experimenting with innovative ideas. Start facilitating social learning. It’s better to start with an imperfect first version than to not start at all.

The Rise of Social Everything

Marcia Conner

Within five years, I predict, the word social will seem as cliché as synergy feels now. Social connection will be like a dial tone, something we once expected to hear and now don’t bother listening for as we dial. We must get comfortable in our social shoes.

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Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

Let’s see how Effectus helps in managing your training effectively. versions and AICC and Tin Can compliant courses. Also, the LMS has various social media tools that foster a sense of community, to exchange ideas and knowledge among the learners.

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The future is not here yet

Learning with e's

The biggest surprise for me so far has been social media: it is the biggest thing in the last ten years to hit the world of learning technology. You already mentioned social media as one of the most important technologies that have changed learning.

Podcasting like a pro! (Part 2) – How to edit and publish your podcast recording

eFront

Audacity Quick Help (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Audacity Manual (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). To delete background noise: select noise profile (a selected “quiet” part – i.e. a flat line -of the recording that contains ONLY the noise you want to delete) > effect > noise removal > “get noise profile”. Best practices Resources Tools podcast podcasts social media

Audience Take-aways From LinkedIn Training

eLearning Cyclops

The class did teach many skills I will not be able to view via their profiles such as writing an effective introduction, searching for business or employment opportunities, actively participating in groups, using LinkedIn as a CRM tool etc. Perhaps I will be facilitating some version of this class in the future and then evaluate the class in a more formal manner. e-Learning Courses LinkedIn Social Media Evaluation

What can Hollywood teach you about making your Elearning AWESOME?

eLearning Brothers

But times have changed in the world of media. Now with the proliferation of digital cinema and insanely capable special effects and CGI tools, filmmakers can create anything on screen with a robust computer and plenty of time and tech skills.

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Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Equally horrible, is that some companies are still using old versions of IE or an outdated computer system with Windows 2000 on it. That said, some big dogs have focused and thus created products geared towards the plus 1,000 or 5,000 employees that their solution does not offer the necessary features and capabilities to penetrate effectively into the market. Will the vendors support the new versions of all the browsers? Social Learning.

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Four Ways to Communicate a Decision in Captivate

eLearning Brothers

We’ve put together four new branching scenario templates for Adobe Captivate that you can use to build a more versatile course for your learners, while teaching them how to communicate more effectively. Social Media. Social Media – iPad.

5 Key Ways to Improve Training and Development

GoConqr

With the emergence of new cloud-based software platforms, training companies face the threat of being replaced by online versions, especially for knowledge based training. Tracking Performance : A training program is not effective unless the progress is tracked.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever.

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The 5 Tech Developments Changing The LMS

Grovo

Unfortunately, this approach wasn’t “hella effective” for very long. In order to effectively engage users, learning technology has to be sexy and mobile, like the apps we use every day. Social media. There’s a lot of talk about how social media is going to impact L&D.

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4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016

eLearning Brothers

Now that eLearning is established as a best practice, the focus throughout 2016 will be on improving available eLearning methodology to maximize its effectiveness and convenience for employers and employees. Going mobile makes eLearning convenient and effective for users.

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Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning

G-Cube

From the silent-motion pictures of the bygone era, to the digitally enhanced special effects of today – films have always created a lasting impression on audiences. Getting the views from an expert is a very effective way of including useful insights on any topic.

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Digital Badges for Educational Achievement

Web Courseworks

Corporations like Dell and HP are successfully using badges to incentivize employees to boost their social media presence. To effectively convey your badges’ value, position issuer and requirements information up front. social media). Is Your Organization Ready?

Designing Mobile Learning Solutions

CourseArc

Could you take advantage of your existing LMS or social media platforms, like Facebook, to promote discussion in your course? It is much easier to create a mobile friendly version of the course rather than going back and trying to retrofit the content.