10 Great Tutorial Video Examples to Help You Get Started

TechSmith Camtasia

Making a tutorial video is a great way to walk someone through a process and maybe even make a dent in those tedious in-person training sessions. With so much content out there and so many different formats, deciding exactly how you want to make your tutorial video is no easy task.

E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive

Rapid eLearning

Here’s an easy way to turn a single image into an interactive image. This tip comes in handy if you use collage images for interactive stories or have a great illustration but no way to break it into separate pieces. I had a great image of multiple characters, but all I had was a single.png file. I needed a separate image for each character to create my interaction. E-Learning Tutorial Step-By-Step. Insert the image and duplicate it.


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Tips For Making A Technical Tutorial Video


One of the reasons is the enormous amount of existing tutorial videos for all kinds of activities: technical and computer topics, equipment configuration, DIY recipes, etc., More and more people are encouraged to make video tutorials and share their knowledge and experience with other people.

Four Reasons Staff Learn Better with Video Tutorials

Your Training Edge

And, there has been a substantial surge in the use of video tutorials both by teachers and scholars. In this blog, our assignment writing team has discussed the benefits of using video tutorials: Facilitates speedy learning. And, as a significant proportion of the human mind is devoted to processing the visual information, we can learn fast by using video tutorials. In order to provide comprehensive information, a video tutorial is made after enough research on the topic.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

accessible YouTube tutorials and Netflix-style. accurately describe images on first sight. Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. image of their workspace.

Here’s a Free App to Compress Your Images

Rapid eLearning

Squoosh.app is a free service from Google that compresses large images. What I like is being able to compare the before and after versions of images. Some of the images I tested were compressed down over 90% and to the naked eye the degradation was negligible without zooming. As you can see above, the image size goes from 4.4 And the image below shows that the image quality is virtually the same for the naked eye. Free E-Learning Resources.

Create Free Icons and Images in PowerPoint Using Dingbat Fonts

Rapid eLearning

In the e-learning community, a number of people shared free icons and shapes. And they’re great for your courses, so make sure to take advantage of all of those free resources. Looking at the free icons reminded me of simple trick we show in our PowerPoint workshops. Convert Dingbat Fonts to Free Vector Images. There are two video tutorials below. View tutorial video (short version). Right click and Save as image.

How to Scale Your Tutorial Videos and Create More Successful Users

TechSmith Camtasia

Planning and following a set process are key to producing consistently high-value tutorial videos. Chandra’s work as an Instructional Designer means she creates content for TechSmith’s customer education team, including video, written tutorials, and webinars.

Here’s a Free Application to Help with Tutorials & Screencast Videos

Rapid eLearning

How to Display Keyboard Shortcuts during Screencast Tutorials. This is perfect for webinars and screencast tutorials. Here’s a quick tutorial where I show how it works and how it would look in your software training. Once it’s active in your system tray and you use a keyboard shortcut, you’ll see the shortcut displayed on the screen as in the image below. How to Customize the Keyboard Shortcut Display for Screencast Tutorials.

Adobe Captivate 6 Tutorials

Adobe Captivate

If you have a request for a topic that you don’t find here, please feel free to use the comment section below. Adobe Captivate 2017 – Tutorials. Learn how to add a new dimension to text, images, and even videos using reflections. Learn how to group a set of smart shapes, images, or other objects so that you can work with them collectively. Learn about Adobe Captivate from Experts.

Best PowerPoint Tutorials for E-learning

Rapid eLearning

It just means that a lot of the tutorials shared over the past ten years are not as relevant as they were when they were first published, such as working with clip art (which is now defunct). I did look through many of the older posts and here’s an updated list of PowerPoint tutorials that still come in handy if you build elearning courses with PowerPoint; or if you want to become a PowerPoint guru and learn things like how to use it to create graphics and illustrations.

Here’s a Free Tool to Build an E-Learning Portfolio

Rapid eLearning

Free Portfolio Site. Recently I came across a free tool called SpreadSimple, which is really cool because it builds websites out of Google Sheets (something many of us already know how to use). So, you’ll need a place to host your courses and images.

How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

In this post we’ll explore how to edit free vector images in PowerPoint. There are hundreds of sites to download free vector images that can be used for your presentations and online training courses. The challenge is that to edit most of the free vector images require an illustration application like Illustrator or Inkscape (free). However, if you get the image in.EPS format you may be able to edit the free vector images in PowerPoint.

Introducing the Knowledge Guru Tutorial Library

Knowledge Guru

That’s why I’m pleased to announce the new Knowledge Guru Tutorial Library. You’ll also find a series of step by step tutorials, complete with screencasts that show you how to use the tool. Use the library in conjunction with our free instructional webinars , held every two weeks. We’re constantly improving Knowledge Guru, and the tutorials we offer, to accomplish that mission. If you’d like a tutorial on a specific topic, let us know.

12 Websites for Free Vector Images Good for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Do a search for “free vector images” and you’ll find hundreds of sites that boast tens of thousands of free images. Besides, how many free vector images do you really need? Websites that Offer Free Vector Images. As you may know, many of the sites that offer “free” resources only allow them to be used for personal use. Other Sources for Free Vector Images. Editing Free Vector Images.

Free Images for Your Safety Training Courses

Rapid eLearning

I was building a demo for a workshop and needed a few safety training images. Fortunately Microsoft has some decent images available on their site. Click here to get an image search box. Microsoft’s Services Agreement: I get a lot of questions about whether or not you can use the images. Below are some of the images from Style 401. Some of the images are in multiple groups if they feature different safety equipment or procedures.

Free eLearning resource screen template and tutorial


Here is a free resource screen template you can download and use in your courses. I thought we’d just jump right into how I built the design of the free resource template. The icons I used were PNG images. Feel free to create your own group titles. But there are also a ton of free icon resources on the web.

Free Background Music for Your E-learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

I like to add background audio to my screencast tutorials. Free Background Music. There are a lot of “free” sites, but to tell you the truth most of them are useless. Here are a couple of options that should provide most of the free background music you need.

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45 Free Stock Images for Your E-Learning Courses

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One of my favorite sites for free stock images is Unsplash.com. They provide hundreds of free stock images with a Creative Commons Zero license. That means you can do anything with the images, whether free or commercial. As you can see above, I used one of the city images provided by Philipp Henzler for the Storyline 2 tutorials. I also used one of the free images for this free template that I shared a while back.

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Free medical images for eLearning


Who doesn’t like free? So I thought it would be a good time to hook you guys up with some free images. You can download the images here. You’ll get multiple poses and angles of Carlos and Maria (the characters above) with the backgrounds clipped out, as well as some patient images, some medical background images, and some medical icons. Articulate Storyline Resources eLearning Templates Tutorials

How to Create an Interactive Image Template

Rapid eLearning

As noted in an earlier post, an easy way to build interactive elearning modules is by choosing a single image and adding interactive elements to it. The key is finding a single image that has a few potential content buckets. Finding images is relatively easy today. I look for images like the ones below. Interactive Image Example. In a previous post, I shared this interactive image demo and had lots of questions about the zoom effect I used and how it was built.

How Can Image Recognition Benefit Your Augmented Reality Program?

Roundtable Learning

Part 1 of this series focuses on AR image recognition, explains its pros and cons, and provides two examples of its use in workplace training. . AR image recognition is one of three AR technologies that overlays videos, text, images, and 3D objects on a real-world 2D image.

5 Google Slides video tutorials to help you become a Slides wizard


Below are 5 easy to follow Google Slides video tutorials that might just inspire your next Slides project! Aside from creating your own icons, we’ll also show you how to access a free iconography library within Slides itself. . How to export images in Google Slides.

Edit.EPS and.SVG Files for Free

Rapid eLearning

There are a lot of free graphics files available online. Many of the free graphics are illustrations that are.EPS or.SVG files. Photopea is a free app where you can edit graphics files online. I’ve included two quick tutorials to feature a few of thing things I like about the free application. How to Edit EPS & SVG for Free. Click here to view the tutorial on YouTube. How to Convert Bitmap Illustrations to Vector for Free.

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How to Use DAZ 3D Images for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

We have all, at one time or another, have been low on images for eLearning. And it seems when we are in the heat of development, our boss or client asks for a 3D image immediately, rather than in a week. Let me take you step by step to show you how I got the 3D image above. This tutorial will go over the basics. This is free 3D software. The images below show you how light can help make things look better. How to Render Your New Image.

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5 Ways to Use PowerPoint as an Image Editor

Rapid eLearning

Over the years, I’ve posted hundreds of tutorials using PowerPoint. Today I am going to cover five ways to use PowerPoint as an image editor. This is great for quick image editing or for those who don’t have other image editors on hand. Save PowerPoint Content as an Image. Since we’re talking about PowerPoint as an image editor, the first tip is that whatever you create in PowerPoint can be saved as an image. Image already added.

Screenshot Video: How to Turn Images Into a Quick Video

TechSmith Camtasia

A quick screen recording tutorial video , also known as a screencast , can be a perfect way to show someone how to do something. By the way, if you don’t already have Snagit , go get your free trial now ! Then, from the Snagit editor, click the Create button and choose Video from Image.

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

With as many PowerPoint questions that I get, it’s a good thing that over the past year or so the elearning community has created about 300 PowerPoint tutorials. I also included a free PowerPoint elearning template to celebrate the holidays and a great 2010! Click to download the free PowerPoint template. 100+ PowerPoint Tutorials. Even if you can’t use a tutorial right now, going through one is still a good way to learn about PowerPoint. Create a faded image.

Images used to support learning


But, have you thought about the power of images in learning? Continue reading and we will tell you how to leverage images in your courses to make them more powerful, impacting and educational. ­. So, you must leverage on the resources needed to meet your objectives: video, audio, and above all, images. Images are a powerful resource due to their evocative power , as we can use them as metaphors or to assist with difficult concepts that are hard to convey in words.

3 Tutorials to Help You Get More Out of PowerPoint’s Image Editing

Rapid eLearning

In Atlanta I was sharing how PowerPoint makes a good image editor. After the session, someone asked about this video where you learn to create a stickout effect that lets the image stick outside the box. It lets me demonstrate how PowerPoint can be used to edit images. PowerPoint Tutorial 1. Click here to view tutorial 1. This tutorial shows how. PowerPoint Tutorial 2. Click here to view tutorial 2. PowerPoint Tutorial 3.

Free PowerPoint Template to Manage Free Fonts

Rapid eLearning

There are tons of free dingbat fonts available for download. Here’s what you already know: How to find and downloaded a bunch of those free dingbat and icon fonts. How to convert free those fonts to editable vector shapes. But what about managing those fonts and quickly previewing the icons and images you can use? Free PowerPoint Template. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro.

Free Images for Interactive Scenarios

Rapid eLearning

Here are some free images for interactive scenarios. They go with the other free images I shared earlier. They’re perfect for your scenario-based training and free to use. These images are focused on hallways and such and a bit more generic with the white walls. As noted in the previous post, one tip is to add all of the images to a single file and then you can dynamically switch the backgrounds as you need. Free Downloads.

5 Free Desktop Image Editors for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

One of the most important skills is basic image editing. Because of this, an image editing application should be in your tool chest. Today we’ll look at five free desktop applications that you can use for basic image editing. But before we explore the free tools, a good budget-friendly option is Photoshop Elements. If you still want to go the free route, here are some good choices for desktop tools. Tutorials. Beginner tutorials. Tutorials.

Here Are More Than 200 Free Rapid E-Learning Tutorials

Rapid eLearning

The essence of that post is: You have access to a lot of free tips and tricks. The learning is only going to happen if you do more than watch the tutorials and read information. I also offered up a small challenge and your peers responded by creating a number of tutorials. Click here to view the tutorial. Here’s a quick mock up using the ideas from Linda’s tutorial. Create transparent background for your images in PowerPoint.

Free eLearning Templates for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Today we would like to give you Free eLearning Templates for Lectora. So in this post I am going to show you some of the free eLearning Templates that you can use with Lectora. Before I show of these free templates, remember to sign up for a free account. Sign up for a free account to get these Free eLearning Templates for Lectora. Get Free eLearning Templates. Free Cutout People Images. Free Illustrated Images.

100 free eLearning templates and images + 2015 updates


100+ free eLearning images & templates. Let’s get to the free stuff first. Because who doesn’t love free? I’m happy to announce that we upgraded our image and template giveaway. You can get 100 free character images , as well as the source files included in my blog and video lessons by signing up here. Images are now easier to find and use. Images both on the main website and the membership site are a lot easier to find.

Free Flip Card Interaction

Rapid eLearning

I also created a quick tutorial that explains the file and how it’s constructed. View tutorial to learn how to create and customize the free flip card interaction. Download file for the free flip card interaction. For this free flip card interaction I created the cards with a Selected State. What I like about this free flip card interaction is that it allows the user to interact with the screen and this is a key part of building interactive content.

Create Free Emoji for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Create Free Emojis. Here’s a site where you can create free custom emojis. Here’s quick tutorial that shows how to use the free emoji site. And here are a couple of silly examples where I use the free emojis as a way to offer hints on a slide and as a way to provide right and wrong feedback. Since the image files you get are the same dimensions, they’re perfect for buttons with various states. Free E-Learning Resources.

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How to Create Custom Safety Training Images

Rapid eLearning

In a recent blog post I featured a series of free images that work well for safety training. Quite a few blog readers asked how I customized the free images for the safety training demo I posted. In today’s post, I’ll show you how to create your own safety training images using that same clip art style. Download & Sort All of the Free Safety Training Images. I sorted them by type of image so it’s easier for me to see what I have.

ID and eLearning Links 1/26/2021

Experiencing eLearning

How To Create A Printable Certificate Of Completion In Articulate Storyline Video tutorial plus transcript and files for creating a printable certificate of completion in Storyline. The images created with Visiwig are free for personal and commercial use.

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