7 Dos and Don’ts to Design and Deliver Successful Video-Based Learning

Obsidian Learning

They can eliminate much of the “tell” (endless PPT slides with bulleted lists, anyone?) Do use music. Music is the simplest and most profound means of communicating emotion. Be thoughtful about choosing between instrumental music and a theme song that might fit your message.

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How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Including high-quality images and videos often adds hugely to audience engagement, but it also adds file size. Images: Select a picture on any slide and go to the Picture Tools Format tab on the ribbon. Choose Compress Pictures in the top left corner: the pop-up box shows you the resolution options you have for the image. This reduces the resolution of the image down to that level, which should help reduce the file size of the image a bit.

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Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #3

Mike Taylor

Use it to convert PPT to video easily, add background music for videos with automated narrator voice online. Remove Background from Image – remove.bg — www.remove.bg. Remove Image Background: 100% automatically – in 5 seconds – without a single click – for free.

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8 Small Changes That’ll Make a Big Difference To Your eLearning Videos

TalentLMS

Background music. No matter what eLearning tools you’ve got, a training video for employees or just a video version of your eLearning ppt file, video production needs preparation. Our brains are programmed to react strongly to images. If you‘re using basic images when you make training videos, your learners will never feel the emotional connection you want them to. Your video sound is as important as the images. Use background music. Ah, music.

Why can't we build something like this for "Objects Used for Learning"?

Mark Oehlert

Did you know that when you use it, when you upload a PPT presentation to Slide Rocket it strips all the images out and adds them to an Asset Library? Exfm turns the entire web into your personal music library. As you browse, exfm runs in the background indexing every MP3 file you come across, building a music library for you. exfm will continue to check the sites you've visited, adding new music for you to listen to every day.

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | September 25, 2020

Mike Taylor

Use it to convert PPT to video easily, add background music for videos with automated narrator voice online. Remove Background from Image —Remove Image Background: 100% automatically – in 5 seconds – without a single click – for free. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela.

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Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

The discussions played out above centre on music, video, news and books. Pay $30 a month for our starter package with up to 10 layers per image and that will let you save out 75 raster file images that month. OO3 is a dog when placed next to Office 2007 (heck, for fun compare a rapid solution put together in Ppt 07 to one in OO Impress). I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

The discussions played out above centre on music, video, news and books. Pay $30 a month for our starter package with up to 10 layers per image and that will let you save out 75 raster file images that month. OO3 is a dog when placed next to Office 2007 (heck, for fun compare a rapid solution put together in Ppt 07 to one in OO Impress). I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free.

57 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share!

BrightCarbon

Even though the design is very minimal, we were able to bring this heart-warming narrative to life using motion and music! The nice transitions in PPT helped keep it simple, while adding some basic sound effects helped the little animation come to life!” “The Christmas classics are already ringing out in supermarkets the world over, so we thought we’d take a musical approach to this year’s holiday card.