How to embed a YouTube video in PowerPoint


It’s a similar process to inserting an offline video into PowerPoint. While it looks like you can use the Video Format tab on the ribbon to alter the formatting of the video, don’t be fooled! Insert > Video > Video on My PC > Insert drop-down arrow > Link to File.

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5 Best Practices of creating an eLearning Video


Structure your information into bite-sized chunks. To achieve an effective learning program with videos, you should consider segmenting your video content into bite-sized chunks that can easily get absorbed. Ensure you compress your video into a smaller size to give access to mobile users. The higher the file size, the harder it becomes to watch for mobile users with a poor connection. Not all video formats work with mobile devices.


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E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. If the tool does not support the image, video, or audio format you want to import, you will have to waste time converting them into the required format. So to get a clear picture, let’s see the various formats supported by Adobe Captivate 9, Articulate Storyline, and Lectora 16.

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10 Course Authoring Software in 2022

Ed App

Evolve allows you to publish directly offline or for the web. Courses can be published in many formats including SCORM, HTML5, and xAPI. The software can take too long to respond or not save changes depending on the file size of the course.

4 Best Dropbox Enterprise Alternatives (An In-Depth Comparison)


Its interface can’t be customized according to user workflows — it follows a traditional folder structure to store files. Then in 2017, users claimed that long-ago deleted files mysteriously reappeared without users reclaiming the files in their Dropbox accounts because of a security issue.

4 Reasons Why Mobile LMS will be MASSIVE


Something to consider (this also includes the cloud-based LMS) is that design and user experience needs to be a huge consideration factoring in offline use, reporting, content management and delivery system. Ultimately, the area that mLMS will succeed will be the method of delivery and capability to provide various data formats with ease. The real secret sauce of an mLMS will be the offline factor.

An 8-Step Guide to Digitization for Book Publishers


As content goes digital there is a pressing need for publishers and libraries to digitize their books in acceptable formats that reduce file size, allow text formatting and enable online search of the books in the online space. What is book digitization?

An 8-Step Guide to Digitization for Book Publishers


As content goes digital there is a pressing need for publishers and libraries to digitize their books in acceptable formats that reduce file size, allow text formatting and enable online search of the books in the online space. What is book digitization?

5 Steps to a Graphic Development Workflow for E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

Here is what I file in each of the folders: Source Graphics: Original photos and images that will be modified for final use, as well as Photoshop and Illustrator files. The reason for the differentiation between source graphics and final graphics is that every image you get in its original format can be modified to better suit your needs. Reducing the dimensions to reduce the size of the file.

Common Mobile Learning Mistakes to Avoid

Ed App

To avoid pitfalls, always remember the following: Every device has a different screen size. Keep media file size to a minimum. Text, resolutions, and features will also vary due to different device sizes. Can your learning solution be accessed offline or in places where the internet connectivity is low? Some of the popular multimedia formats include: Videos. Deliver content in bite-size.

6 Learning Design Considerations for Mobile Learning

CommLab India

This is because of the difference in the screen size, layout of devices and compatibility with the output. Diversity in the screen sizes. Avoid using visuals of large file size, as they cannot be accommodated into the small screens. However, in mobile learning, it must be used intelligently because: File size has to be limited. It is imperative to use compatible file formats that load faster.

6 Factors to Consider while Digitizing Books at Scale

Hurix Digital

As content goes digital, more and more publishers and organizations are digitizing their physical books in formats such as the ASCII to easily distribute and reproduce them in the online space. The ASCII format helps to reduce file size and allows text to be searched, reformatted or processed by third-party applications. Provide s Easier Access: Digitized books can be accessed online or downloaded for offline use. What is Book Digitization?

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

To hold photos, images, media files – eventually moved to word docs. On the Go – mobile access to documents, files, business presentations regardless of your location – instant access. Free open hard drive space – especially with video hungry files. Think about this – what percentage of your files on your computer are Office type documents? Works even when offline. You always have your files, whether or not you have a connection.


The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


Advanced Distributed Learning is an initiative established by the US Department of Defense, aiming to make the delivery of online training consistent across content formats, technologies, and organizations. A predecessor to SCORM, AICC was difficult to work with and many steps were required to get content in the format running in a learning management system (LMS). Three popular eLearning formats rely on Flash technology: SCORM, xAPI (Tin Can), and video. Manifest File.

10 Training Video Software

Ed App

Now that videos have been a go-to format due to their effectiveness, we’ve listed 10 training video software to help boost the learning experience of your employees. If you are a premium member, there is an offline viewing option available. .

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2


iCALENDER Is a global adopted format for sharing meeting requests. It can reduce files sizes to about 5% of their original size, although some detail is lost in the compression. . Portable Network Graphics is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression. PNG was created as an improved, non-patented replacement for Graphics Interchange Format (GIF), and is the most widely used lossless image compression format on the Internet.

Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

Hopefully you, my brave reader, can get similar value from my scribblings, but I make no apology for the size or the content of this blog post. I want to know if this format is useful to you, or if you would prefer more traditional, legible notes published in proper paragraphs etc. Light – only a small (less than 100k) addition to the overall Captivate movie size. • AVI etc also easy, but usually much bigger file size. • all file properties save as xml.