Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools


Has some video file-size restrictions (current max: 15 minutes). Depending on paid plan, offers liberal video size uploads. Only supports a few file formats (SRT, WebVTT, DFXP/TTML, SCC, and SAMI). Different services use different methods to produce transcripts and captions, and this may result in varying levels of accuracy in the language and timing of these files.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


A small unit of a larger piece of learning content is referred to as a chunk. In LearnUpon, a content library is a repository of reusable content, like videos, documents, question pools, SCORM and xAPI (Tin Can) files, from which a course can be created. Face to face training refers to the in-person elements of instructor-led training. Originally used to compress image files, nowadays it’s best known for moving images which are a lightweight alternative to video.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2


It can reduce files sizes to about 5% of their original size, although some detail is lost in the compression. . Learning Tools Interoperability is a standard created by the IMS Global Learning Consortium. Portable Network Graphics is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression. Shareable Content Object Reference Model is a collection of standards and specifications for eLearning.