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

Dashe & Thomson

A friend of mine recently sent me a fascinating article titled “ The Shrinking of the Non-Social Web ” which contained some real eye-openers. Within that shrinking slice of online time, Facebook is increasingly the portal for everything.

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5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Mention those members who achieved the “high score” at your next meeting, on your website or on your association’s Facebook page. 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. With Facebook Ads you decide who sees your posts and how much you spend.

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Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

Which brings us to the question as to the start of how to craft, design, and lay the foundation of using the social media platform as an effective engagement tool in the sphere of learning? What if the social learning platform can track, measure, and even predict a learner’s behavior?

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Twitter has APIs, so does Facebook, even Linkedin. Facebook. Here is just a few of ones I like, that are unique and you could use in your LMS/LCMS/CMS, Learning Portal (caveat: your vendor must be able to accept APIs, otherwise it won’t work). Hunch – questions and answers service that offers solutions to user-entered problems. Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. No problem. Facebook like features? Social Learning?

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

I’m on my way to get a car that enables me to launch a robust social learning system. OmniSocial is a social learning platform, with learning management capabilities and with the ability to select individual apps in the system and only use those you select to install onto your web site or learning portal. Because it offers the capability to start out using it either as the robust social learning product and ignore the LMS part (inc. No problem.

What’s hurting the LMS market

eLearning 24-7

I see it a lot, especially with social learning and the wonderment of some vendors of adding a “discussion forum and text chat room&# as part of their solution. A huge problem in the space. For social media, realize that certain sites drive traffic to your site, others draw leads and sales. Facebook is not a driver for sales, and social media is in fact, one component of an effective digital marketing strategy. The LMS market is strong.

?ot just cat videos: 5 Social Learning Myths

TalentLMS

So let’s crack 5 insistent social learning myths, shall we? Social learning is a new thing. Social learning might be a lot of things but we can hardly call it new, and much less a “fad” It’s actually a decades-old theory based on the observation of a centuries-old practice.

How to Maximize Attendance to Your Learning Management System (LMS)

Web Courseworks

Get Social. Social media is one of the key ways that people are learning about new opportunities, and this includes eLearning! If your organization has a Facebook page, try launching an inexpensive ad targeted to your audience that describes the benefits of the course. One problem some marketers have is that they focus so much on the education aspect that they forget to add a targeted CTA (call to action) to every communication and webpage.

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Internet Trends & What they Mean for Accessibility

3Play Media

Seven out of the ten most powerful companies in the world are tech companies including Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, and Facebook. They should ensure that both internal and external communication portals – like a web app or a website – are accessible.

Digitec Blog Post Named to Association Universe’s Daily Best

Association eLearning

Digitec, reported on the skills gap problem facing industries and what associations can do to help solve the problem. The post spread like wildfire and was shared dozens of times across social media platforms. The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Share this on Facebook. As a guest author on the yourmembership.com blog, Jack McGrath, President and Creative Director at.

The Ultimate Brain Food: Performance Support | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Web-based learning portals are the ultimate brain food — extending brain power by positioning learning and How-To reference material close to the job, 24/7. Im a problem-solver and thoroughly enjoy helping clients succeed and look good.

Make Learning An Experience. Blend It! | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Make Learning An Experience. This approach also encourages the collaborative and social learning experience.

Application of Gamification in FMCG Industry

Ed App

Gamification provides the perfect answer to the training problem in the retail industry. Since 2012, retail sales have been growing at an impressing rate owing to customers seeking experiences and products that reflect their brand on social media like Facebook.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. Here’s the problem: Let’s say your company has less than 100 users, but you want more sophisticated LMS functionality. Social/Collaboration Features.

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RIP Old LMS… Say Hello to the Next-Gen LMS

Paradiso

First, let’s give you the problems that’d arise if there was no LMS in place. The LMS you opt for should atleast support integrations with major software portals. Social Learning. Is your current LMS giving you nightmares? You say east and your LMS goes west?

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How To Use a WordPress LMS for Internal Training Websites in Big Companies and Governments with Brad Williams and Lisa Sabin-Wilson from WebDevStudios

LifterLMS

It’s cool to talk to you, and in a public format really geek out about WordPress, working with clients, learning social stuff. There’s BadgeOS, and there are different gamification things that can really compliment an Online Learning Portal if they need or want to have that.

The grades are in for Education focused LMSs

eLearning 24-7

Student, Teacher and Parent portals – It goes without saying on the student and teacher portals. As such, do folks really want parents to have their own portal? Example of Primary: Active directory, assessment tool, social learning features and SCORM are all bonuses.

Keep It Casual: Crafting Better Informal eLearning Experiences

TalentLMS

The 70/20/10 model advises using 70% of employee time on job and community experiences, 20% on social learning, and only 10% on formal training. But the principle of balancing formal, social , and informal learning remains relevant.

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Hot Topic #2 - Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Social media, social networks, communities for learning both formal and informal is bigger than I think we can even imagine at this point. 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team , October 22, 2009. You can lead them to social media, but can you make them drink? SharePoint vs. Social Media , June 22, 2009.

How to Start an Online School – 6 Easy Steps

Pinlearn

Social Media Marketing. Spread the good word on social media. Your website should have enough navigational and social features. Notifications are of several types: Registration emails: When a learner register for the first time in your website/learning portal, send registration emails. Your courses should aim at solving a problem. Be active on social networking platforms. Place advertisements on Facebook and Google.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. A framework for social learning in the enterprise - Learning and Working on the Web , February 24, 2010. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010.

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. in Technology, Innovation and Education, where she studied how new media and emerging technologies can be used to effectively educate children. The last post was what I've been writing this year that social signals say is good reading. 1 Social Learning Models and LMS and Social Learning I've changed the title of the first post to make it more enticing. Are you on Facebook?

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. Not because they are wrong about social, but because they get so little right about LMS. Social Media in Learning , May 4, 2010 The Learning Management System has been with us for just 10 years or. Social Media (95).

K-12 and LMSs are Broken, Who’s to Blame?

eLearning 24-7

The problem though is that there is a crisis going on in the K-12 sector and it is tied in part to e-learning (with wins and losses) and LMS vendors who serve that sector. Social components within the system – often includes “activity threads or similar” Student Profiles. Student portal. Parent portal. Facebook like design for social – YUCK. Back in the 90’s I taught high school and loved it.

How I spend my time as an analyst and researcher and how that’s changed in four years

Janet Clarey

Website and portal tech stuff (wiki, web copy, web pages, network, etc.). Monitor the old social network we had. Post interesting finds on Workplace Learning Today, this blog, Twitter, and other social networks (LinkedIn, Facebook) throughout the day. Manage social media – Brandon Hall groups, member community, calendars, Twitter accounts, news blog, live chat, alerts, etc. Not that that’s a problem.

Free L&D webinars for August 2018

Limestone Learning

It’s more engaging than a training manual, but sharing it on your LMS (or worse, on YouTube) can create problems. The problem is this: Not everyone is ready for change, and not every organization is ready for change either.