Google Plus: Initial Impressions

Upside Learning

It’s been quite an interesting week on the Google front, with the launch of one new service after another. The one making the biggest waves (if you pardon the pun) has been Google+ (plus). How will this evolve, considering Google’s products seem to be in a continuous beta?

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Google Buzz in eLearning

Upside Learning

The web is abuzz with talk of Google Buzz. Let Google do the explaining –. Google keeps a lot of these features are in perpetual beta, it’s early days yet and who knows how this new tool will evolve. Buzz emulates or rather brings some features of Google Wave to Gmail.

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5 Awesome Google Fonts & Other Typography Treats

eLearning Brothers

Print vs Web. Web fonts are specifically designed for easier on-screen reading, especially on a mobile device. Generally, web fonts are sans serif. However, as screen qualities get better and better, you can get away with serif fonts on the web more.

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Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide

BrightCarbon

Whether you’re a student, in business, or a software pro, there’s little doubt that you’ve heard of Google Slides. However, while the name may ring a bell, we know that many of you won’t have had the time to delve deep into Google Slides’ functionality.

Adobe RoboHelp: Importing Google Docs

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Willam van Weelden,  COTP     As more companies make the move to Google products ( over 5 million and counting ), more content is created with  Google Docs. Importing Google Docs into RoboHelp. Open your Google Docs document.

Google Course Builder: Initial Review

LearnDash

Not too long ago, Google came out with a Course Builder program, designed to allow schools and institutions an easy way to set-up their own MOOC platform. Naturally, I have some high expectations, I mean, this is Google after all.

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Updates On HTML5 From Google I/O

Upside Learning

At Google I/O event last year HTML 5 capabilities were demonstrated to developers for the first time. This year at the Google I/O some important announcements have been made which will make HTML 5 development easier across different browsers. .

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ADOBE ROBOHELP: Stay Away Mighty Google

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Is there a way to keep them private so they don’t show up on Google?   The issue here is that the RoboHelp user created content in RoboHelp and then published the output files to their web server. Additionally, over time Google will index the pages; and content found within the private Help System will appear in Google search results. The options available depend on the web server you are using. by Willam van Weelden, COTP.

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How to Record Google Hangout Video Calls

TechSmith Camtasia

Although with technology Google Hangouts , we don’t have to. Record your Google Hangout! Download a free trial of Snagit to quickly and easily record your Google Hangout. How to record Google Hangouts. Record Skype meetings and Google Hangouts (Windows/Mac).

9 Google Slides features we wish PowerPoint had

BrightCarbon

At BrightCarbon we also love using Google Slides. Google Slides benefits from being a browser-based application, and has some unique features that we think are pretty impressive. So we’ve whittled down our 9 favourite Google Slides features that we think Microsoft could take on board!

10 Web Apps for Traditional and Online Class for interactive classroom collaboration

WizIQ

Imagine a scenario in a traditional class where the teacher is teaching a topic in Math. She has already shared the concept a few classes ago and now plans for the students to solve problems. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

Host Student Websites with Google Drive

TechSmith Camtasia

These languages are surprisingly simple to learn, and as a result, more and more schools are teaching basic coding classes using the web as a platform. 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.

Adobe Captivate – Use JavaScript to Display Google Fonts

Adobe Captivate

In this video tutorial, I show you a method to add from over 800 Google web fonts in your Adobe Captivate project. Video captivate typekit fonts google fonts JavaScript TypeKit web web safe fonts

Google Fusion – Is This the Future of Free Data Visualization?

Upside Learning

Google fusion is a cloud based application from Google where you can share and visualize data online. Fusion API : Yesterday Google released the Fusion API which will help to update and query the dataset programmatically, without ever logging in to the Fusion Tables website.

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ADOBE ROBOHELP: Stay Away Mighty Google

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Is there a way to keep them private so they don’t show up on Google?   The issue here is that the RoboHelp user created content in RoboHelp and then published the output files to their web server. Additionally, over time Google will index the pages; and content found within the private Help System will appear in Google search results. The options available depend on the web server you are using. by Willam van Weelden, COTP.

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ADOBE ROBOHELP: Stay Away Mighty Google

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Is there a way to keep them private so they don’t show up on Google?   The issue here is that the RoboHelp user created content in RoboHelp and then published the output files to their web server. Additionally, over time Google will index the pages; and content found within the private Help System will appear in Google search results. The options available depend on the web server you are using. by Willam van Weelden, COTP.

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Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome

TechSmith Camtasia

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.

Google Calendar in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

I'm a big fan of Google and I use Google's online applications on a daily basis. I've found the Google Calendar to be easy to use and easy to access at home, at work, and on the go. This lesson assumes you have a Google Account and that you have created a Google Calendar.

Adobe RoboHelp: Adding Google Analytics to Topics

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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.

Laine Amoureux Tackles Google Apps Accessibility

TechSmith Camtasia

However, there have been leaps and bounds made in the areas of accessibility across websites and web applications. Google Apps Accessibility. In 2014, Google launched improvements to Gmail, Drive, and Docs that made them more accessible to users.

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Google Cloud – An alternative to sharing Captivate content via Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Adobe Captivate

The default suggestion is to upload content to a S3 storage bucket on Amazon Web Services (AWS). An alternative to AWS is Google Cloud. Both AWS and Google Cloud offer free account options for 12-month.

Web Objects: Refuse to load

Adobe Captivate

I’m trying to use Web Objects in my current Captivate project (Captivate 2019). Some webpages (such as a google drive doc) have no problem loading, while others (such as a slack channel) refuse to load when being previewed (in browser). The post Web Objects: Refuse to load appeared first on eLearning. Objects Question Web Objects question Web Object web objects

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How to Register my Business on Google Maps?

Learnloft

Searching for products, services, or place addresses has become a daily thing for internet users, so it’s important for your business to appear in the results on the first page of Google. But how to register my business on Google Maps? Step 2 – Click Google My Business.

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. There will be future changes in the Google Algorithm as well.

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. A brief overview of the content of the article: Traditional use of the Web (i.e.

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Random Web 2.0 Statistics

Kapp Notes

Here are some interesting Web 2.0 Web 2.0 same source as above) Web 2.0 Digital: Beyond Our Control, But Within Our Reach ) 2,000,000,000 (two billion) – approximate number of Google searches that occur every day ( How many searches has Google done? ) Web 2.0

The Semantic Web cometh

Upside Learning

A simple search of the web using a search engine like Google reveals a fantastic array of information. This sort of rudimentary search and pray approach isn’t effective, and grows more ineffective by the day with the growing size of the web. It can – Web 3.0 or the Semantic Web holds that promise. The current web is organized around mostly around HTML. Web 3.0 Users of web 3.0 Ultimately, Web 3.0 The level of data integration web 3.0

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TIME To KNOW’s Google Chrome Virtual Assistant?

Time to Know

switch web pages!???. Once added, the AI and NLP actively reads and understands the web content on the browsing session – offering suggestions from relevant and related TIME?To?KNOW?content. The post TIME To KNOW’s Google Chrome Virtual Assistant? An extension that extends your?productivity

TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome – Keep Scrollin’

TechSmith Camtasia

Sometimes when using the Google Chrome browser, there are certain pages that won’t allow us to open the control panel when you click the extension. You can find regular updates on our TechSmith in Education Google+ Community.

TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now!

TechSmith Camtasia

*Video from the Live Google+ Hangout on Air will be posted here later today. We are excited for the upcoming release of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™! The post TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now!

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How to ? Integrate an interactive map like google map in Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Hello Everyone, I would like to know if it’s possible to integrate an interactive Web Object in Adobe Captivate by using “Web Object” ? I test it, but when I export and upload my Scorm Package on my lms, (moodle), nothing appears, however, when I use a “classique” web address as a newspaper for example, the web object is working. Integrate an interactive map like google map in Adobe Captivate appeared first on eLearning.

Snagit for Google Chrome Keeps on GIF’ing

TechSmith Camtasia

We were GIFen no clues and it’s still a little bit of a secret but the wonderful Kelly Rush , Product Owner of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome , has asked me to GIF some ideas on the feature. These are both free and always available in the Chrome Web Store.

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Adding Web Windows in Lectora

Trivantis

You can easily display information to your student with Web Windows. Web Windows allow users to view external or live web resources within a title. Select from the following web sources: Local web-based content. Web Address. Google Maps Location.

Why Your Association Should Be Considering Responsive Web Design

Association eLearning

Why Your Association Should Be Considering Responsive Web Design - July 16, 2013. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. The following is a guest post from Tara Burghart, a content and marketing specialist at.orgSource.

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.