Sell Courses Using Facebook Ads

LearnDash

However, Facebook has now emerged as the “go-to” advertising platform. Problem is, Facebook advertising can be intimidating. Which I suppose is a good time to point out that you will have to spend money with Facebook ads, and probably a little more than you want to initially since there will be a learning curve. Wondering where to learn about Facebook advertising?

How to Launch Your Online Course the Easy Way with Course Maker Pro, WP Engine, and LifterLMS

LifterLMS

Learn how to launch your online course the easy way with Course Maker Pro , WP Engine , and LifterLMS in this episode of LMScast featuring David Vogelpohl from WP Engine and Rachel Gogos from brandiD and the Course Maker Pro theme. We talk a lot about the five hats problem at LifterLMS. David, Rachel, and Chris have done extensive work with WP Engine as a hosting provider, and it is definitely a host recommended to course creators working with LifterLMS.

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The Death of the Traditional Web: Implications for Self-Directed Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Within that shrinking slice of online time, Facebook is increasingly the portal for everything. While the “document Web” (as author Ben Elowitz terms the old-style Web) shrank by 9 percent overall, Facebook consumption increased by 69 percent, essentially stealing time from everything else. Search engines, once the gatekeepers to the Web, are giving way to Facebook. Because of the second problem with the document Web: limitless depth.

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The big myth of social networking

E-Learning Provocateur

A little while ago, someone tweeted his awe of the fact that over 600 million people are connected to each other on the one platform, ie Facebook. Whether Facebook adds anything to the equation is questionable. Madonna has a Facebook page – well, I think it’s her. There’s a problem already. For the theory to hold up, I must be only 6 Facebook users away from the Material Girl, and thereby be able to engineer a personal introduction.

Google is failing us: how to manage the information overflow?

Challenge to Learn

Websites, blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, newspapers, TV, radio to name a view of the overflowing sources that we need to manage and process. Steve Rosenbaum pointed out in his key note address at DevLearn that search engines like Google become less reliable and that we have to find other ways to manage the information overflow. I’m not sure if the source of the problem are the sites that contain this incorrect information or that Google screws up.

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How Video Accessibility Improves UX and SEO

3Play Media

Google’s and other search engines’ task is to organize the web’s boundless information, ideally in a way that makes utilization simple for search engine users. That’s why creating content that’s optimized for search engines is crucial to growing engagement metrics. This is known as search engine optimization (SEO); for video content, it’s known as video SEO. Interestingly enough, designing for assistive technology is a lot like designing for search engine bots.

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How to Market Your Online Course on a Budget

LearnDash

A Facebook page is not enough. Ways your learners can apply your course to their real-life problems. Plus, it takes about that much time for your blog posts to start ranking on search engines. Start a Facebook business page, and invite contacts to follow it. Plus, if you want to run advertisements for your business on Facebook, you need a Facebook business account. Plan to run campaigns on Google AdWords first, and Facebook second.

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5 Places You Can Distribute Your Video To Get Maximum Traction On Your Website

mysimpleshow

Upload Videos to YouTube YouTube is the second biggest search engine in the world and can open up your brand to a whole new audience that might otherwise not have come across you. Posting your videos on YouTube will help boost your search engine ranking and expose your brand to more potential buyers. Nearly all of Facebook’s two billion users watch videos, averaging around eight billion views a day on the platform. Consumers crave video content.

Features You Need to Know About eLearning Search Functions

Your Training Edge

To help eradicate this problem, today we’re going to explore some of the most need-to-know search functions on eLearning platforms to ensure everyone can find exactly what they’re looking for easily. Are lots of people coming in from social media, but not search engines? How to make videos for Facebook. The more you can optimize your course’s SEO, the more likely you’ll be to be found in the search engines,” shares Jo Weaver, a tech writer for Origin Writings.

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4 Lessons from Digital Learning – How Digital Learning is Transforming Our World and Rewiring our Brains

Learningtogo

A few weeks ago, I had a problem to solve and it was something of an emergency. Thought leader and President of the eLearning Guild , David Kelly, would say that I experienced a shift from waiting for someone to solve a problem, to just finding the resources and solving it myself. Our ancestors developed an insatiable curiosity and a knack for solving problems to help them survive a hostile world. Solving Problems is the Essence of Learning.

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How Video Accessibility Improves UX and SEO

3Play Media

Google’s and other search engines’ task is to organize the web’s boundless information, ideally in a way that makes utilization simple for search engine users. That’s why creating content that’s optimized for search engines is crucial to growing engagement metrics. This is known as search engine optimization (SEO); for video content, it’s known as video SEO. Interestingly enough, designing for assistive technology is a lot like designing for search engine bots.

Effects of social media on your education and career growth

Your Training Edge

For a better understanding of technologies in people’s engagement through social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and many more), you need to expend your views on this track. This teaches students how to use search engines for evaluating information and checking their credibility. With the Facebook groups and using hashtags, you can discuss the project and exchange ideas.

Gamification Basics

Web Courseworks

In addition to the simulation experience, learners can connect and share their experiences on Facebook. Build Community - An effective game tackles a real problem within an industry and offers a real solution. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) — an organization that deals with a global community of athletes and coaches — leverage d our simulation engine to engage its target audience through scenario-based learning designed to address.

The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues

Jane Hart

In recent postings I focused on how L&D can support the content needs of the Smart Worker, but in fact it is clear, that most people first try and solve their problems by calling upon the people they know to help them, so this is the topic of this posting. If they have a problem they generally first ask their colleagues in the room for help before trying to find the answer in some content somewhere. to solve problems and brainstorm together. Tweet.

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Do Instructional Designers in the Social Digital Age need an.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Do Instructional Designers in the Social Digital Age need an Engineering Background? Sounds a lot like software engineering and implementation. By using technology like Inkling to engineer learning experiences, we help learners turn a social network into a learning network. Do instructional designers in the Social Digital Age need an engineering background?

4 Ways to Apply the Situated Learning Theory

Origin Learning

For example, an electrical mechanic may have a far deeper understanding of electrical circuits than an engineering student who mostly has theoretical knowledge and some practical understanding of how electrical circuits work. Situated learning environments place students in learning situations where they are actively immersed in an activity while using problem-solving (critical thinking) skills. What is the Situated Learning Theory?

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What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

Google is the most popular web search engine, and frequently described as the only e-learning tool you’ll ever need. It can also be the device to use when you need an immediate answer to a performance problem and you know just the right person who can help you! The most popular social networking site, now with over 1 billion users – everyone knows Facebook! On 1 October I released the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list , and in my introductory analysis I said.

Enterprise Gaming – Once an Opportunity, now a Trend

QuoDeck

Having started with some elementary game engines and simulations, QuoDeck quickly moved on to make an omnipotent system built with the changing business environment in mind. Being a generation bred on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, they also wanted content and technology that was easy-to-use, visually appealing and in bite-sized pieces. Countless times, behaviors and constructs learnt in gaming had been translated by us to address real-world problems with excellent results.

8 Advantages to Hiring Your Team Internationally

Your Training Edge

The ageing population is on the rise and the younger population is not so talented in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math ( STEM ) as businesses and companies want them to be. If you need hotel staff, construction workers, drivers, nurses, experienced IT engineers then who do you turn to? It is so necessary for companies to look at problems and think of solutions in a myriad of ways. Follow her on Facebook. Did you know?

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xAPI: Why Should I Care and What Could It Do for Me?

Meridian

The purpose of the initiative was to develop a standard for eLearning that would meet the needs of both federal and private sectors to replace AICC and correct previous problems. Just think about the last time you observed how much Google, Facebook and Apple seem to know about you as a person. xAPI is a learning answer to this problem and provides many capabilities beyond SCORM. Perhaps getting learners to the training more easily is the problem.

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The Essence of a Coming Soon Page for a Killer start of your Website

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

People often mistake it for a page that pops up when a website is working on solving a certain problem or if the page is not quite ready. So including a phone number, email, or if your business is connected with other social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram, writing your contact is always a plus. It also has an SEO-enabler, which allows you to see the SEO analysis , which means that it will show you how your site is presented when searched through some search engine.

Why Explainer Videos Are the Perfect Tool for Increasing Conversions

mysimpleshow

Research shows that 90% of consumers state that this type of video is really helpful , because it quickly and concisely shows prospects what you do and the problem you solve without them having to read reams and reams of text. In fact, on Facebook alone, videos are shared 12x more than links and text together. Google Loves Video Google and other search engines are in the business of showing people the most relevant content for their search term.

Business Social Media Benefits

Clark Quinn

First, there are corporate equivalents: for every Facebook and Twitter there’s a behind-the-firewall and/or industrial strength and secure solution. You need your employees to continually innovate, problem-solve, and more. This happens collaboratively and through communication – conversations are the engine of business – and consequently success is going to be predicated on empowering employees to work together to continually improve.

The 5 Tech Developments Changing The LMS

Grovo

Engineering learner engagement is a crucial requirement of next-generation learning solutions. That old UX is a problem for modern learners. A next-generation learning solution doesn’t need to be the L&D version of Facebook in order to introduce these enriching feedback loops. Workplace learning is evolving quickly.

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Ecommerce: One Size Does Not Fit All

The Performance Improvement Blog

If the developers of these sites had started with a great customer experience being the end-goal, they might not have had the launch problems that occurred. Eszter Hargittai , professor of communication studies at Northwestern University, writes: What may be completely intuitive actions for Web designers and engineers are far from the norm for those who only use the Web occasionally and mainly do so to correspond with family members once in a while on Facebook or by email.

A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

Whilst studying computer science and software engineering at university, my specialisations were those which would best equip me to create 3D environments. players to follow the VR trend, including FaceBook with their 2 billion dollar bet on the Oculus Rift. For more context on the ‘Virtual Reality Race’ check our LinkedIn , FaceBook and Twitter pages which are buzzing with activity and opinion. The other day I had a great conversation with Danny Stefanic.

Surviving the Millennial Apocalypse: Party Like It’s 1999

eLearning Brothers

Not only are the business problems increasing in complexity, but the new generation has also introduced a new dynamic. We now have multi-device capabilities, social networking, embedded performance support systems, virtual reality, dynamic portals, xAPI analytics, gaming, powerful search engines, and (finally) really good user-generated content! As the decade progressed, Google opened the web’s potential and something called Facebook had changed the way this generation interacted.

What is Blended Learning? A Guide to Everything You Need to Know

eLearningMind

Share on facebook. Facebook. While not all face-to-face training is easily translated to digital content, it’s possible to re-engineer existing content for online delivery in a way that complements the existing training. . . Share on twitter. Twitter. Share on linkedin.

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know

Pinlearn

Get YouTube Search Volume : It’s a well-known fact that YouTube is the largest video content engine. Facebook Groups, Forums and Niche Communities. Here’s the interesting part – You get to listen to your potential audience by being a member of Facebook groups, forums like Reddit and online communities like Quora. Make sure that your course addresses specific problems and promises specific results to specific sections of audience.

Content Curation & Dissemination for Learning

Learning Cafe

Facebook users share nearly 2.46 This problem of plenty, challenges Learning professionals to. in Engineering. Thursday, May 5th, 2016, Sydney. Overview. One of the biggest challenges of our times is the explosion in the quantity and immediacy of the information available through the internet. DOMO estimated the amount of information generated every minute (in 2014). million pieces of content. Twitter users tweet nearly 277,000 times.

xAPI: Why Should I Care and What Could It Do for Me?

Meridian

The purpose of the initiative was to develop a standard for eLearning that would meet the needs of both federal and private sectors to replace AICC and correct previous problems. Just think about the last time you observed how much Google, Facebook and Apple seem to know about you as a person. xAPI is a learning answer to this problem and provides many capabilities beyond SCORM. Perhaps getting learners to the training more easily is the problem.

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Podcasting Equipment Setup and Software I use on the 10-Minute Teacher

The CoolCatTeacher

The problem with three person recording is that it puts the two guests on the same track. He’s an engineer so he uses top of the line software. Then, I upload to Libsyn which also syndicates to iTunes, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, and more. Also, it is used by search engines. A Behind the scenes peek at the 10-Minute Teacher From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

Local Business Video Marketing – 2020 Guide, Strategies, Statistics

mysimpleshow

More than 500 million internet users are consuming video content on Facebook every single day. • Here are three good ways to do that: Integrate Your Website in Local Directories Registering your business site in local directories is the first step that you have to take in order for Google and the rest of the search engines to recognize your content. Take Advantage of Facebook Ads Facebook is simply the most popular social media network in the entire world.

7 Essential Skills & Training Tools For Trainers

TalentLMS

If not, start honing this training skill by making a habit of using “and” & “or” & “not” Or use quotation marks “-” to tell your favorite search engine to ignore a term before it. Another effective training skill that’ll keep you organized problem-solving. If you’re able to come up with workarounds without getting caught up in the problem, you’ll be a great trainer! and others aren’t ( looking at you, Facebook! ).

Supporting Behavior Change at Work: An Interview with Julie Dirksen

Convergence Training

That’s usually because the “problem” isn’t an issue of a knowledge or skills gap, but other factors are driving the behavior or lack thereof. Julie’s Facebook group. Analyzing & Solving Workplace Performance Problems Flowchart.

Measuring the Impact of Video Learning on Your Corporate Training ROI

Obsidian Learning

You can integrate Level 1 evaluation into your video learning fairly simply in the form, say, of a Facebook-style “like” button at the end of your video, which will provide you with a baseline indication of its impact. Reverse engineering can be helpful with this level of evaluation. But sometimes training gains are intangible; it’s much more difficult to monetize soft skills such as communication and problem solving, for example.

The Sound of Silence | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

For an excellent illustration of this problem, check out this great example provided by the always-interesting Cathy Moore (click the image to launch the Flash player): Courtesy of [link] So, why does narration in eLearning frequently do nothing more than parrot back what’s written on the screen?

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Growing a Startup – Get Glocal with LMS

ScholarLMS

If your side gig has become your full-time gig, or if your passion project has taken off as a profit engine, then welcome to the world of startups. Each stage of growth has its unique challenges, of course, but the core of every problem is the speed and efficiency of handing off information. Imagine Facebook circa 2005 with 15 employees to today with +17,000 all around the world?

Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning.

Dashe & Thomson

I learned that the Target Center in Minneapolis is the 28 th busiest building in the nation via Facebook today. That’s right, FACEBOOK! View all posts by Paul → ← Do Instructional Designers in the Social Digital Age need an Engineering Background? Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning?

5 Content Marketing Tips for Training Professionals

Your Training Edge

Sure, keep them going if you’re on these sites, they help inform and engage your followers, but you’ll likely Facebook, and to a lesser extent Twitter, is where you devote more of your time, energies, not to mention your advertising spend. Hint: They’re not on Facebook for a sales pitch. Well, beyond company announcements and search engine-optimised content, it should help lift the veil on your company and further reveal your personality.

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