Host Student Websites with Google Drive

Visual Lounge

programming language that brings interactivity to websites. A problem I ran into when I was teaching a basic web design course was that I didn’t have a good way to host or display student websites. Host with Google Drive.

Add SSL To Your Website (or Else)!

LearnDash

Google is Changing the Game… Don’t Leave a Target on Your Back! The topic I want to talk about is applicable whether you have online courses or not – and that’s implementing SSL ( Secure Sockets Layer ) for your website.

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Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome

Visual Lounge

Screencasting in Google Chrome is here! Screen recording, the most highly anticipated feature in Snagit for Google Chrome , is finally here! At this time, we’re considering the screencasting feature in Snagit for Google Chrome to be in beta.

9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier

eLearning Brothers

The answer to almost all your eLearning questions are in Google, but you need to know how to find them. This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search. Search Solution: “Responsive Adobe Captivate Templates” #2 Search All the Pages in a Site.

Algorithm Changes: Google and You

LearnUpon

Google presents search results based on a complex algorithm, which takes into account more than a hundred different factors, and weights them in various ways. Recent Changes to Google’s Algorithm. What does this mean for your eLearning website?

Set Up Google+ Authorship and Get Visible!

OpenSesame

The short answer to that is yes, there are many things, but for today let’s focus on a quick way to help make your course stand out even more in Google. Allow me to introduce you to Google+ Authorship! Choose an employee to represent your organization; we (and Google!)

Paper Cuts

Learnnovators

I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. The ROI for Google Cardboard is through the roof. Some brilliant Cardboard apps are available at Google Play. Google calls them “photo spheres” and they remind me of Microsoft’s Photosynth.

Top 10 tips for creating a learning website

Spicy Learning

More and more often, a website is part of the blend for a successful change campaign. A website is the logical solution. Websites are also invaluable for internal campaigns if you need to host a repository of resources and make it easily searchable. Above all, websites are great when you have a clear call to action that you want to build a community or movement around. It’s more than likely that you’ll be involved in building a learning website of some kind in 2014.

Top 3 E-Learning Programs To Become A Power Searcher

Learnnovators

Here are a few interesting facts (adapted from various research reports) related to the amount of time that we spend searching for information on the World Wide Web (WWW): Google is the most visited web site in the world. 43.78% of Internet users visit Google daily.

Learn a New Skill: Data, Knowledge, Google Analytics, and You

OpenSesame

There is something every web-based business, blog, and website is learning to live by: Google Analytics. If you don’t already know why you need web analytics, what Google Adwords offers, or have access to the information Google Analytics offers, you are already behind. With a monthly cost of exactly $0, automatic reports, and Adwords there is no good reason to not be utilizing the awesome power of Google Analytics. Google Adwords is a lifesaver.

Paper cuts

E-Learning Provocateur

I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. The ROI for Google Cardboard is through the roof. Some brilliant Cardboard apps are available at Google Play. Note: This link is not supported in the mobile web version of Google Maps.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

It allows track informal learning experiences such as playing games and simulations, and also real-world activities (such as visiting web sites, attending conferences, etc.) If you would like to check a sample website that supports responsive design, check the link below: • [link].

When is it time to switch from a free to a paid web analytics solution?

InsiderHub

You might be new to the Web analytics scene, but if you’ve ever had anything to do with the analysis of Web user behavior, you’ve no doubt heard of Google Analytics (GA), the “Big Predecessor” of them all. Need help using the site?

In our connected world, ratings and reviews websites more useful than ever

InsiderHub

Similarly, holistic ratings and reviews websites give the consumer a trusted resource and a big-picture view of what it’s like to use that product or service. I think there should be a reviews site for everything I want to do!

7 ways to use Google Analytics for an LMS with eCommerce

LearnUpon

If you use an LMS with eCommerce features , you could also benefit from using Google Analytics. As a Business Analyst at LearnUpon, I check Google Analytics multiple times a day to assess how campaigns and content are performing. Frustratingly, though, it’s different for every site.

Everything You Need to Know for Using Video on Your Website

KZO Innovations

Video has the powerful ability to humanize your content and bring your brand to life, which is especially important for people who are visiting your website for the first time. Telling your brand and product story via a full-screen video on your website is the latest trend in website design. Video definitely increases visitor engagement , but Google weighs file size and delivery speed when ranking pages (a knock against it).

Using Google Analytics to up your eCommerce game

LearnUpon

We’ve given you some basic guidelines on the use of Google Analytics for eCommerce before. Google even provides a tool to let you set these up easily: The Campaign URL Builder. It’s then very easy to see which group converted better; it’s captured directly in Google Analytics.

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 decided to test Google myself. I entered the search term ‘Kasper Spiro’ in Google, searching for images of myself.

Inside TechSmith: Using Google Content Experiments with AdWords

Visual Lounge

Google Content Experiments was released out of beta not long ago. This new Google Analytics experiment feature offers a way to test the efficacy of different versions of your content at no cost other than your own time and resources you put into the experiments.

Learn a New Skill: Master Google Search

OpenSesame

As we increasingly rely on search engines like Google to find information and tackle projects, learning the tricks of the trade can be invaluable. Here are the top five Google Search tips that can help you dramatically improve your searching and save valuable time: . Google’s search algorithm is excellent at returning the information you’re looking for, even if you are not so sure yourself. Google Search: The Master Converter! Track Packages with Google.

Adobe RoboHelp: Adding Google Analytics to Topics

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

But you can also use Google Analytics. Here are the steps to add Google Analytics tracking to your help content:   Create a Google Analytics Account.   Before you get started, create a free  Google Analytics account.

Why Your Association Should Be Considering Responsive Web Design

Association eLearning

With the right website design and behind-the-scenes infrastructure, these sort of tasks should be easy for members to accomplish when looking at a big desktop monitor, or even a laptop. The technology site Mashable even declared 2013, “The Year of Responsive Design.”.

How to Get Hired in the Retail Training Industry

cogentys

Although LinkedIn is known as a social networking site for professionals, it has a surprising. click link to visit website for full episode, links, other content and more!]. Want to get a job in the retail training industry? My advice to you my friends is to use LinkedIn.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

The project is hosted at Google Code. Hi Be sure to check [link] a new webinar tool that uses latest html5 features and can also be integrated in any website for customer relationship. Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning Free and Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learnin.

Beyond the LMS: A Mobile First approach to learning using Adobe Captivate, Formative Assessment, Google Analytics, HTML5 and Google Firestore

Adobe Captivate

Using Google Analytics I could assess every click and how the user got there. After 30 years of building CBTs (we used to call it Computer Based Training), websites and designing lots of stuff, Captivate became the tool to pull it all together … and more.

Google interviews ProProfs on user engagement – Q&A with founder Sameer Bhatia

ProProfs

ProProfs founder Sameer Bhatia was recently at a Google AdSense Community Hangout to share insights on how ProProfs achieves high user engagement and satisfaction. An excerpt from the interview: Google : What engagement techniques has ProProfs used to connect with users?

Welcome to Our Redesigned Website

The Learning Dispatch

This was before social media, Google, laser printers, email spam, and even home-available dial-up access. Find out how we can support you in ensuring your training and websites are accessible to learners and visitors of all abilities. Welcome to our new look!

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

The information aggregation tools are used to collect and organize information from various resources (websites, podcasts, blogs). Google Reader ) collect information from various websites in one area. Google Reader Screenshot. Torrey Trust is my guest blogger.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

The information aggregation tools are used to collect and organize information from various resources (websites, podcasts, blogs). Google Reader ) collect information from various websites in one area. Google Reader Screenshot. Torrey Trust is my guest blogger.

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Google - and Google plus Everybody can google, but you can always learn new boolean tips to Google better (did you know that if you Google video site: Ennuonline.com Google search for content on the website ennuonline.com?). Very handy are Google forms and Google drive to work together on documents. And let''s not forget Google communities and hangouts tools to facilitate a group conversation.

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Go Mobile or Go Home

Association eLearning

Recently, Google has introduced a new algorithm that penalizes websites for not being mobile responsive. This means that every website that doesn’t conform to various screen sizes takes a hit in ranking. To test your website, visit this link.

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8 E-Learning Developers You Should Follow

Rapid eLearning

Website. Website. Website. His site has lots of good tutorial videos and advanced tips. Website. Look at this post on how to use Google Fonts with a variable. Website. Website. Website.

Want to go mobile for learning and support?

Allison Rossett

Mobile Website. A mobile website is a regular website that has been given a cosmetic make over to display nicely on a mobile device. Boston Globe , Smashing Magazine , and Allison’s own site are three additional representations of this approach. Mobile Website.