JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use?

TechSmith Camtasia

This post will cover two of the most popular file format options, JPG vs. PNG, including when to use them and why. What is a JPG? The JPG image file type, typically pronounced j ay-peg, was developed by the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) in 1992. Some quality is compromised when an image is converted to a JPG. A JPG does, however, allow you to create smaller file size than you could with a PNG. What is a PNG? So, JPG or PNG?

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. So now you know how to self publish a paperback, you are ready for Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 4 , in which I’ll provide advice on how to promote your product… self publishing Amazon books BullZip color colour cover CreateSpace flate font images interior JPG paperback PDF PNG prepress proof publishing Steven Lewis TIF typeface writing

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. So now you know how to self publish a paperback, you are ready for Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 4 , in which I’ll provide advice on how to promote your product… self publishing images books writing PDF publishing paperback CreateSpace Amazon interior typeface cover proof BullZip Steven Lewis font color colour PNG JPG TIF flate prepress

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PowerPoint 2010: Adjusting the Saturation for a Clip Art Image

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Only files saved as PNG or JPG have options for adjusting color saturation from within PowerPoint. To change this, click the Save as Type  drop-down menu and select either JPG or PNG. by AJ Walther. In one of my recent Optimizing PowerPoint for eLearning & Presentations classes , I demonstrated how to adjust the saturation of an inserted image to take the image to grayscale.

Adobe Builds Rome in a Day

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Project Rome offers output in formats such as PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, or FXG or Web files for either an Adobe or third-party-hosted Website." Jackie Dove of Macworld.com introduces you to Project Rome , a new all-in-one content creation and publishing application targeted to consumers, small businesses, and educators.

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Need help publishing my Captivate

Adobe Captivate

png,mov,avi,jpg. I have created an online tutorial with simulation using Captivate (2019). How do I post my publication into a platform like Teachable? They accept.mp3,mp4,pdf.,png,mov,avi,jpg. I can also upload an url…but when I try to upload the index.html file – the screen is blank. I’m new and have watched lots of videos and read lots of postings (thank you!!!) but I am stuck at the moment. The post Need help publishing my Captivate appeared first on eLearning.

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How to Remove the Background From a Picture

TechSmith Camtasia

If you are using a screenshot or a PNG image, it will default to have a transparent background. If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent. Step 5: Save your image as a PNG. If you don’t save your image as a PNG file it will default your background to white. The other day, I was working on a presentation.

Introducing Tech Tuesday toolbox

Mike Taylor

Open almost any image format like PSD (Photoshop), PXD, Jpeg, PNG (Transparent), webP, SVG and many more. Merge PDF, split PDF, compress PDF, office to PDF, PDF to JPG and more! In my experience, most people love tech tips and tools.

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Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

PNG vs JPG. Two of the most common formats: PNG vs JPG. The main benefits of JPG and PNG: JPG uses lossy compression, compromising some quality, but making the file size smaller and more easily shared. PNG files support transparency, and are lossless (necessary if there is still editing to be done on the file). You can read more on the difference between.JPG and.PNG files in the blog post: JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use?

Adobe's Project Rome

eLearning Cyclops

The outputs include PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, FXG or web files. Project Rome is the latest coming out of Adobe Max. Project Rome is available for download as a free preview. There is also a Project Rome for Education. Project Rome can be used to produce a variety things including publications, presentations, websites and even animation. I downloaded the Air application, but it can also be used as a web-based service. I plan on playing with it and seeing what this new tool can do.

How to Remove the Background From an Image

TechSmith Camtasia

If you are using a screenshot or a PNG image, it will default to have a transparent background. If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent. Step 5: Save your image as a PNG. If you don’t save your image as a PNG file it will default your background to white. The other day, I was working on a presentation.

Creating Transparent PNGs in PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

This post will provide step-by-step instructions for how to create transparent graphics in PowerPoint and save them as a portable network graphic (PNG) file for use in an e-learning module. For the Save as type , choose PNG Portable Network Graphics Format. JPG and many of the other formats will not preserve the transparency. by Jonathan Shoaf. PowerPoint gets a bad reputation from all the mind numbing presentations millions have been subjected to.

Brandon’s App of the Week – Make My Own Puzzles

Bottom-Line Performance

Instead the app provides you with the ability to export your puzzles as PDF, PNG, or JPG images that you can then print out or include as part of other material. Each week Brandon Penticuff , Bottom-Line Performance’s Director of Technology and admitted app-obsessed iOS user will share an app that he is using that week. Whether it is an app to make you more productive, teach you something, or simply entertain you, we hope that you’ll enjoy learning about them!

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Batch Edit with Snagit’s Covert Images

TechSmith Camtasia

For example, you could take a group of images and add a one pixel border to each, make the images 200×200 pixels and change the file format from JPG to PNG. Select an output directory if you wish, then choose the file format such as PNG, PSD, or BMP. Using Convert Images you can change properties, size, and even the file format of a group of images all at once.

Brandon's App of the Week – Make My Own Puzzles

Bottom-Line Performance

Instead the app provides you with the ability to export your puzzles as PDF, PNG, or JPG images that you can then print out or include as part of other material. Each week Brandon Penticuff , Bottom-Line Performance’s Director of Technology and admitted app-obsessed iOS user will share an app that he is using that week. Whether it is an app to make you more productive, teach you something, or simply entertain you, we hope that you’ll enjoy learning about them!

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

eLearning Brothers

Searching for images might be easy for you, but do you know you can use filetype:[jpg or png] to find images and document files, like PDFs. Search Solution: filetype:jpg American Football Creative Commons. #8 One of the biggest pain points of eLearning development is not being able to quickly issues. The answer to almost all your eLearning questions are in Google, but you need to know how to find them.

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Newbies: More PowerPoint Hacks for Your Cp Project: Using PowerPoint Template Backgrounds in Your Captivate Master Slides

Adobe Captivate

jpg slide you created in Step 5. I like using the PowerPoint backgrounds in my Cp projects. I don’t need the PowerPoint master slides, just the background image. Importing that PowerPoint background into my Captivate master slide applies the background to my title, content, quizzing, and all the other slides in the master slide series. There are a lot of nicely designed template backgrounds that come with PowerPoint.

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Filling a button with a picture.

Adobe Captivate

If you want some background use jpg. If you want just a picture, use png. Introduction. I’ll try to make this tutorial short and sweet. The level is beginners to intermediate. ( And any other users who have never applied the described technique). What you will learn: how to insert a picture into a smart shape. how to use a newly created design as a button. Instruction. Draw a smart shape. The color doesn’t matter, You are going to fill it with your picture in a while.

My first 360° project !…

Adobe Captivate

I just create a big image (3000 x 2000 px in png) and insert it in the 360° slide. As I have dozens of sounds (Mp3) and images (jpg), it still loads very surprisingly fast (when there was no more issue) !… … It’s my first post here, so I will start by introducing briefly myself. I was a french teacher (and headmaster) in primary schools. I quit the National Education to create my virtual school on the web more than 10 years ago.

PlatCore LMS Version 1.5 Released – Kingston Support AND More

PlatCore

They can even upload a pdf, jpg, or png version of their paper certificate as proof, all stored on the learning system of record… your Now Platform. PlatCore LLC doesn’t rest. We continue to innovate, drive value, and listen to our customers!

Snagit Update: Light Theme, Scrolling Capture and More

TechSmith Camtasia

This will allow you to quickly view all of your autosave captures and save them to common formats (PNG, JPG, etc.). For those of you who tuned in to our previous webcasts in April and in June, we promised that we would continue to listen to feedback and come out with new updates on a regular basis. We’re very excited to be releasing some of the features we’ve been teasing you with on all of our forums. Light vs. Dark: The Choice is Yours (Windows).

My impressions of fluid boxes.

Adobe Captivate

The first thing that I don’t quite understand the purpose of is the inability to use grouped objects or to place png or jpg files on top of each other within a fluid box. After working on a little project created with fluid boxes I want to share some impressions and maybe present some problems. Correct me if I’m wrong anywhere in my descriptions.

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Captivate capabilities question

Adobe Captivate

–What kind of art format is accepted (jpg, png, svg, ai etc). I’m a designer and brand consultant not using Captivate. I’ve been asked by the client to consult on the look of their Captivate learning modules. I’ve worked with Flash developers and HTML developers for a long time developing different types of modules, so I understand how various programs have their layout limitations.

Supercharging PowerPoint interactive presentations with VBA (Part 2)

BrightCarbon

Here are the steps to create your invisible shape: First make sure you’re using a shape for the icon that can be filled e.g. an SVG icon or a PowerPoint vector shape (a PNG/JPG picture won’t work). PowerPoint has evolved into an app which is the Swiss Army knife of content creation, not only for presentations but also printed collaterals, videos and even interactive presentations.

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Introducing Media Collection Template

Ed App

For images, a PNG or JPG file is ideal at approximately 800 x 600px. We welcome you to the most requested template by clients; EdApp’s new Media Collection template! The incorporation of media into your employee training strategy has never been easier than with EdApp’s newly developed Media Collection Template, for fast-forward thinking. Why was it developed?

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

David Fair - Learning Journeys Talk to him about graphics ( PNG , JPG ) and staying organized ( Tagging , Information Overload ). We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. You can see the first feature by visiting the site and clicking around on terms. What you will now see is that the left hand keywords are sorted based on an algorithm that takes into account how related that term is to the currently selected terms.

Enhancing Interactions with Media Elements

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

jpg,png,gif) or text. A few years back, e-learning courses were largely static, with a few interactions here and there. As interactivity takes center stage, more and more learning happens through interactions. A learner may spend more time working through a simulation, playing a game or exploring an interactive visual than reading the course material. With this, course developers are increasingly feeling the need to provide additional information elements within interactions.

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Five must-have tools for online training providers

Elucidat

From there you can paste it into a PowerPoint slide or something as simple as Paint and export the slide as a PNG or JPG graphics file. If you’re creating online training, you will need to produce quality content and courses quickly, especially if you are to meet the ever-changing needs of your end users. To do this effectively, you’ll require a range of software tools. Here are seven categories to consider. Authoring tools.

Certified to Blow Your Mind: How to Manage eLearning Certificates

Docebo

The supported image formats are JPG, PNG, JPEG, GIF. We’re probably all familiar with certificates of completion and accomplishment, your most expensive one probably being your diploma from university (although my personal favorite is from the 5th-grade talent show). Even into adulthood, we love a good certificate.

Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

The supported image formats are GIF, JEPG, PNG. There is a possibility to download supporting documents from within the eLearning module (PDF, PPT, MS Word, EXE, ZIP, PNG, JPG, etc.). Selecting the right authoring tool for rapid eLearning projects is a process riddled with uncertainty. How will you know which eLearning tool to work with? I have worked on several authoring tools.

Product Review: EasyGenerator Rapid Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Image – jpg,tiff,bmp,png. EasyGenerator. EasyGenerator is a SaaS based content authoring tool that is like a piece of fine sculpture, with some cracks, but beauty that is hidden within. Good, Average & Poor.

Snagit - Now with 100% More Bacon!

TechSmith Camtasia

Since you can take any PNG, JPG, GIF, TIF or BMP and turn it into a custom Snagit stamp , we can use Ann's bacon graphics as custom Snagit stamps! I saw a t-shirt recently that said " Bacon Makes Everything Better ". Do you think that's true? If so, Snagit is about to get better.

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Screencast of the Week - Collaboration and Kilts!

TechSmith Camtasia

That means you could import something like video made with Morae or Camtasia Studio (WMV file) or an image or document made with Snagit (PDF, PNG, JPG, GIF) for easy collaboration with your team.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

VectorMagic -Easily Convert JPG, PNG, GIF Files to PDF, SVG, EPS Vectors. Every week I include a few design resources and useful tools in my Learning, Design, and Technology newsletter. This is a collection of all them from 2018. I hope you find something to help you do whatever you’re doing at least a little bit better. I’d love to hear about it if you do? Drop your email here and I’ll send you a copy every Friday. Design & Content Creation.

Corporate LMS

Ed App

Images JPG, PNG, GIF. Learning management systems are a key component of every corporate learning and development roadmap. But contrary to popular opinion, an LMS is not a one size fits all proposition. .

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Improve learning with worksheets and handouts

ProProfs

Images – gif,png,jpg. With ProProfs, you can supplement learning with downloadable handouts and worksheets. At times, learners might find it difficult to grasp certain topics in your course. You can help them overcome this knowledge gap using downloadable handouts, at the end of a page or chapter, which quickly explains the key concepts that your course deals with. Similarly, you can attach worksheets which learners can download and study offline. Why handouts?

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Rickrolling, Snagit and You.

TechSmith Camtasia

If you'd like to make your own Snagit custom stamp, you can take any PNG, JPG, GIF, TIF or BMP. If you grew up in the 80s like I did, you are probably familiar with pop singer Rick Astley. In the last few years, maybe you've heard of " Rickrolling "?

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