Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

So here are the top posts based on social signals via eLearning Learning for August 2010. An interesting week for eLearning - Adobe Captivate Blog , August 7, 2010 As long as it’s Saturday, I wanted to pause for a moment to explore / share a couple of interesting posts from this week’s social media landscape that I think signal some interesting shifts in awareness of our unusual situation as educators. Social media is a fad. Social media is a fad. Social Media (113).

The art of Twitter

Learning with e's

Learning how to use Twitter as a tool to develop your personal learning network is not always simple, and as with any other social networking tools, there is an unwritten protocol. I presented the paper, and we put together a slide set to accompany the presentation.

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e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less


Create learning content templates with suitable guidelines to help gather pertinent information out of SMEs. Effects like fade-outs and slide-transitions can be employed to increase visual appeal. Harness social media.

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5 Tips for Using Video in Online Training Courses


One of the biggest benefits of video content is that learners feel more connected and engaged when they see their instructor rather than a series of narrated slides. There’s no one perfect length for all videos, but there are some general guidelines you can follow based on the content you’re producing: 1–3 minutes for social media. Avoid treating your video lessons like PowerPoint slides. How to use video content effectively in your online course.

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What Is E-learning? – Is It Just a Glorified PPT?

CommLab India

Content in PowerPoint slides is often not organized effectively. In a vast majority of cases, learning materials in the form of PowerPoint presentations contain slides merely lined up to display content. What is e-learning?

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My Unicorn success story

Unicorn Training

Sure, there have been times when I have had to complete some form of online training for work such as an animated slide by slide food hygiene course or a simple fire safety video.

Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Easily create simulations and demonstrations that address accessibility standards such as Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Simultaneously record narration, capture screen motion, and synchronize audio with slides and timed objects. Improved Social Media Engagement Instantly enable social conversations within Adobe Captivate courses with the enhanced Twitter widget. by Kevin Siegel.

Is Staff Training the Answer to Poor Performance?

They tend to spend time with their social peers or with immediate superiors. In daily work, your team makes choices about what to focus on, how to respond to customers, and what to let slide during crunch time. Don’t assume staff training is the answer.

How to Make a Tutorial Video Step-by-Step ?? [With Examples]


Creating a tutorial video doesn’t happen in a day, and although it’s an easy process, there are a few guidelines you need to take into account. Ask people to promote it on their social media profiles and do the same on yours.

5 Instructional Design Books That Every Instructional Designer Should Read

Adobe Captivate

However, some people associate it with flipping through endless slides of irrelevant information. Join Social Media Groups And Online Discussions. Social media groups, blogs, and online discussions are great for remote collaborations.

Adobe Captivate 7 Tutorials

Adobe Captivate

Learn how to create eLearning courses that address accessibility standards such as Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Learn how to enable social conversations within Adobe Captivate 7 courses with the enhanced Twitter widget.

Free L&D webinars for June 2019

Limestone Learning

Make sure you’re up-to-date on the most recent guidelines and procedures to follow to preserve your hard-won credential. Thursday, June 6, 2019, 9AM – 10AM PT: Ten Hacks for Better Slides in Five Minutes You’re spending too much time on your slides.

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Basic Features Your Next Multimedia Authoring Tool Must Have

CommLab India

Create master slides or pages. Integration with Social Media: Courses must be integrated with social media tools, and developers look for tools that enable them to integrate their courses with: Facebook. Other social media .

Silence, in eLearning, is Not Always Golden


If you’re creating your first eLearning course with a new LMS, here’s a tip: Grab your slide deck (PowerPoint, Haiku Deck —whatever you use) and upload it. Your spoken words bring your slides to life and make your content meaningful and relevant.

How to Develop Training Materials the Right Way [Free PDF Guide]


Here’s Ruth Mayhew on the importance of training manuals : Well-constructed training manuals provide written training content, enable departmental functions in the absence of key employees, provide new employees with valuable information and codify workplace rules and guidelines. Users know how to use chat, messaging, and social features. written training manuals; video series; live webinars; slide decks; in-person trainings; and.

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Tips to Help You as a Self-Employed Professional

Adobe Captivate

For example, you agree to cover a project that will have a slide deck of 40 slides, a 10-minute video, narration for the slides, etc, then outline what you won’t cover. Social Media. Social media, you can’t live with it and you can’t live without it!

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How to build the Business case for an LMS?

Melon Learning

Or perhaps you have a legacy LMS which doesn’t provide enough features and functionalities for your requirements such as enterprise systems integration, a mobile app, advanced reporting tools, gamification or social and collaborative learning features?

10 eLearning Resources for Teachers to Use in the Upcoming Academic Year

DigitalChalk eLearning

Educators can find guidance on any topic – teaching tools, how to engage students, how to use tablets for class, how to use social media as learning tools, and so on. This one includes information on online learning, social media and tools. New terms are always challenging for teachers.

What Online Video Platform is Most Popular for Screencasts?

TechSmith Camtasia

Note that ‘All Other’ includes more than 50 other choices ranging from social media sites (Facebook), online course providers (Udemy), cloud storage (Google Drive), and other OVPs (Wistia). See Vimeo’s commercial content guidelines for further clarification and exceptions.

The Importance of Being an Instructional Designer

Origin Learning

Remember, you are not just creating a set of slides that will be animated to create a video course! If style guides and standards are followed for a specific client/project, ensure that the storyboard adheres to the guidelines.

Top 3 Areas to Check When Reviewing an E-Learning Course

E-learning Uncovered

Our love of having everything arranged neatly and correctly can, at times, make us social pariahs. If you are working with an external client, be sure to consult their style guide if they have one, as that would trump the language guidelines you might normally use.

How to Convert Your Training Content into Mobile Learning Format


Think of phone numbers or social security numbers. The process of converting traditional learning material into a mobile-ready format can be simplified if you follow the guidelines of being brief, relevant, and interesting. You can also start with existing slides or a policy PDF, if you already have them in your content files, and break them down into smaller pieces. Best Practices to Convert Your Training Content into Mobile Learning .

Ongoing Deep Recon into the World of Transmedia

Rob Hubbard

He gave us five guidelines for transmedia design which he revealed through stories of Coney Island in the US. Mike’s guidelines for great transmedia experiences also ring true for the design of great learning experiences. Design for communal experiences – people have more fun and get more engaged learning socially together. Don’t know what transmedia is? Check out my previous blog posting here. It certainly seems to be transmedia conference season at the moment.

Screencasting: From Script to Screen

TechSmith Camtasia

With the aim to reimagine and rebrand old tip videos, social media intern Kelly Turner decided to take advantage of this opportunity and create new content too. If you’re recording in PowerPoint, the same goes; however, you must change the default slide size to 16:9.

Free L&D webinars for September 2018

Limestone Learning

How to add Fluid Boxes to the slides. Many of the new guidelines revolve around good design and things you might already be doing anyway. It also explores layout, ways to communicate with design, and opportunities to go beyond the slide. Adding 360° slides to other course types.

22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos


Get your fully social, engaging and interactive online school. how to use a specific software or simply recording the slides of a Powerpoint presentation). Finally, you can save your video to your device or share it on social media.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Tool #2: Wordle for Text-Heavy Slides. The art of Twitter , October 11, 2010 Learning how to use Twitter as a tool to develop your personal learning network is not always simple, and as with any other social networking tools, there is an unwritten protocol. Having said that, social media has its dark sides , too. October 15, 2010 These are slides from a My Kineo webinar I ran this week with Kirstie Greany. Social Networking. Slides (52). Guidelines (21).

A Roadmap for Building an E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

Reliance on these rigid guidelines doesn’t always fit the needs of the elearning project and in many cases leads to inferior course design. In addition, instead of a sterile white slide, it’s more like walking into the forest to learn more.

Webinars: Past, Present and Future

Kapp Notes

You can go to Kapp MATEC Webinar Search See the slides that were used for the presentation here. Unfortunately, there are few guidelines to inform the development and creation of effective 3D Learning Events.

Employee Onboarding: The missing link in your business strategy


While induction could just be your way of supplying general information to the new hire, onboarding is essentially, as wikipedia beautifully describes, a way of ‘organizational socialization.’. And the volumes of slides relating to business conduct guidelines?

How to Train Faculty to Create Quality Online Courses

TechSmith Camtasia

Faculty can record anything on their screen, right from their own computer – presentation slides, documents, webpages, or any other documents. Use words sparingly on presentation slides.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

I've embedded all the content from the slides. Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? IBM I only briefly mentioned how other organizations are adopting these tools in a big way - The Wall Street Journal - June 18 2007 - social networking at IBM 26,000 registered blogs.

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Free L&D webinars for May 2018

Limestone Learning

A concise job aid of best practices for UX, UI, ID, and game design Clear guidelines on what to do—and what not to do—in each quadrant of mobile game design Join the webinar and click here to download the 2018 LEARNING TRENDS REPORT by Sharon Boller.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

When developing PowerPoint slides to use in web conference training follow these guidelines: Simplify content. Social Reporter , March 15, 2009 The other day I was discussing social reporting and other online activities for a £300-ticket, two-day event with the organiser, and he said: “Next year we are going to have to make it free&#. 8220;Social media should be the default and should kick in as soon as I register and continue past the conference.&#.

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Free learning & development webinars for June 2017

Limestone Learning

Well-known coach, author and LinkedIn social selling expert Brynne Tillman helps you acquire more opportunities and close more business. Want to know how to create visual slides? Enable social learning within your video. Golf Bags Lined Up by Paul Brennan is public domain.