PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” Regardless of whether you use PPT or Prezi, content and design are key. I’ve already written about how to create eLearning using PPT, so I won’t re-visit that here.
Adding Interactions as a Flash file to your Slides
JUNE 1, 2012
You can add an engaging interaction on any slide of the PowerPoint. Read them and get trending with interactive PPT slides. Open the PowerPoint presentation in [.]. Education Software eLearning tools Flash PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Developer embed movie Flash file interaction powerpoint options PPT. There are no gimmicks to it but certainly simple guidelines to be followed.
Integrate Raptivity with Lectora Snap
JANUARY 4, 2012
Community Computer software Education Software eLearning eLearning Software eLearning tools Flash interactive learning PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Active learning e-learning software eLearning simulations elearning tool flash interactive builder Lectora snap PPT.
Creating Smashing Graphics in PPT – at TK12
JANUARY 4, 2012
I tossed around the notion of doing the ever so popular, ‘What I learned in 2011′ or the “My 2012 resolutions” post. Design graphics thoughts powerpoint PPTI pondered over the holiday break on what my first post of 2012 would be. Instead, I recently downloaded the Flight Control HD game for my iPad and was immediately attracted to the [.].
What Is E-learning? – Is It Just a Glorified PPT?
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
What is e-learning? Is it just adding audio narration to a PowerPoint deck and publishing it to the web, using authoring tools such as Articulate Studio? A good online course is much more than a mere PowerPoint presentation used in an instructor-led session with audio.
5 Tips to Transform Your PowerPoint to Interactive E-learning Course [Infographic]
JUNE 17, 2016
Every organization has a lot of PowerPoint presentations developed for classroom training programs and converting these PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses is one of the major challenges for organizations. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools
How to Create Icons in PowerPoint + Free Download
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
PowerPoint has always been my go-to graphic design tool (as I’ve explained in several of my other posts: here , here , and here ). Last year, as a hobby project, I created a simple website ( www.PowerPointIcons.com ) dedicated to sharing custom icons in PowerPoint.
Adobe Captivate 6: High Fidelity PowerPoint Imports
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 22, 2012
by Kevin Siegel Have you, or a Subject Matter Expert, created a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint? And are you bummed because all of that great PowerPoint content is basically going to have to be redone in Captivate? Don't Don't throw those PowerPoint presentations away. You can import PowerPoint presentations into an existing Captivate project, or create a new Captivate project that uses the PowerPoint slides.
Designing With A PowerPoint Grid
The eLearning Coach
JUNE 1, 2011
Learn how to use a PPT grid to improve your eLearning graphics. Post from: The eLearning Coach Designing With A PowerPoint Grid. GRAPHICS MEDIA
eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
before answering that, let's rework that classic question with this: what comes first, the eLearning or the PowerPoint presentation? When developing eLearning, the content is often created in Microsoft PowerPoint first. I'm not going to get into what it takes to create visually compelling PowerPoint presentations (we have a mini course for that ). Instead, I'm going to show you how to take existing PowerPoint content and quickly re-purpose it for eLearning.
Product Review: Microsoft Office Mix add-in for PowerPoint 2013
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
Open up any authoring tool (okay, most of them) and one item that you will see is the ability to add PowerPoint. Some products including Articulate Studio and Storyline use the Microsoft SDK PowerPoint ribbon as their main ribbon. Office 2013 with PowerPoint 2013 OR.
Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees
JULY 23, 2015
Thus, the need for an easy-to-use, inexpensive learning tool arises. What first comes to mind is good old PowerPoint. Here’s a fun fact: earlier this year, PowerPoint celebrated its 25 th anniversary. The pros and cons of PowerPoint. PowerPoint in HTML5 and other perks.
PowerPoint Converter with Animations and Sound
AUGUST 25, 2014
a PowerPoint converter was introduced that greatly simplifies uploading a PowerPoint to our online training software. This gives you three great options to choose from now – chalkboard, web archive, and a PowerPoint converter!
Free E-Learning Template: Check Mark Interaction
DECEMBER 15, 2015
There are two versions of the free elearning template: Storyline 2 and PowerPoint. Free E-Learning Template: Storyline 2. Free E-Learning Template: PowerPoint. Download the free PowerPoint template. The PowerPoint template is edited in the slide master.
5 Super-Secret PowerPoint Tips I Can’t Live Without
SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
PowerPoint is a powerful tool, but I’m often surprised that some of the most useful features are hidden. You probably already know how to cut and paste, but I bet even the most seasoned PowerPoint guru can learn a few things here. Think of PowerPoint as a blank canvas.
Best Practices to Convert Classroom Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses [Infographic]
MARCH 5, 2017
It would be useful if these presentations are converted into online courses that could meet the learning needs of many employees across the organization. Learning Technology Converting PPT to E-learning
15 Benefits of Using PowerPoint in eLearning
JULY 4, 2013
Why PowerPoint? It seems that everywhere you go in the eLearning world you run into PowerPoint. Most of the new authoring tools either use PPT as their base or offer the ability to import slides. Everyone knows how to use it (and if they don’t, it’s easy to learn).
eTraining: From ‘Just PPT’ to ‘Wow eLearning’ with new Adobe Presenter 8 Update
FEBRUARY 11, 2013
Date: Thursday, March 21st, 2013, 8am-9am PST Description: Converting PowerPoint Presentations to eLearning is a need that we all have, and Adobe Presenter makes it a complete solution as a plug-in for powerpoint. Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn the key features of latest Adobe Presenter update to take the PowerPoint Presentation to [.].
iSpring Converter: PowerPoint to HTML5 by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
JUNE 18, 2012
The product provides PowerPoint to HTML5 conversion, allowing learners to view PPT-based presentations on iPad and other mobile devices. Asynchronous Mobile Learning ToolsiSpring now offers “iSpring Converter” for purchase.
New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
best products that work under water (summer time) and from the e-learning prospective – the best authoring tools. 9 iSpring Solutions- iSpring Suite - PowerPoint add on products are still a hot item in the space. Yeah it is another PPT spin product but does stand out. #5
Best Practices to Convert Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses [Infographic]
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
It would be useful if these presentations are converted into online courses that could meet the learning needs of many employees in the organization. eLearning Design Convert PPT to E-learning
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points
AUGUST 11, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Effective design using PPT as a tool. Not PPT 101. Why PowerPoint? Many tools out there that still have to start with ppt Use it as a storyboarding tool, prototyping. Can do an awful lot with PPT.
Presentation Resources for DPW Webinar
MAY 3, 2010
Here are some presentation resources that might be helpful when creating an exciting PowerPoint presentation. Learning Technology View more presentations from kkapp.
Build Gr8 Micro-Learning Course
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
For months I’ve been telling folks that if they want to learn how to build outstanding courses, they should surf deep into the search engines, locate the information and begin their learning experience. Unless you are an ID (instructional designer) or e-learning developer who was inspired by Gagne, you are not touching this with a five foot pole. Worse to it all, is the fact that it is completely worthless to any one who is building the following: Micro-learning course.
3 (Free) PPT Templates To Make Your Training More Memorable
AUGUST 3, 2010
So, in the interest of paying it forward, here are 3 free PowerPoint templates you can download and use for your next training project (and a few seeds of inspiration as well). Download the free iPhone PPT template from MockApp (they also have a Keynote version available) and then watch the demo I’ve put together for some ideas on how it could be used for online training. #2: How do you use PPT templates to make your training more memorable?
Design skill – add hat to photo
APRIL 14, 2016
I’ll walk you through how you can make Meg totally safe using either PowerPoint or Photoshop. This is a skill that you can learn in under 10 minutes. You can also download the source files to do this in either PowerPoint or Photoshop to follow along and practice.
PowerPoint to Captivate Process Overview
MARCH 8, 2017
PowerPoint to Captivate Process outline: Content Outline. Rough Draft in PowerPoint. Build 1 st Draft from PowerPoint using ‘Print – Notes View’. PowerPoint to Captivate Process Description. It may not get reviewed until edits to the PPT slides.).
Don’t Just Transfer Classroom Training to E-learning – Transform!
APRIL 6, 2017
Can you deliver good online training by publishing PowerPoint presentations used in classrooms, as they are, to the web? E-learning must address different learning styles. Mobile learning is the right solution for such learners as they can access training on the go.
20 Frequently Asked Questions About E-learning Rapid Authoring Tools
OCTOBER 17, 2016
With hundreds of e-learning development software available in today’s marketplace, choosing the right one which fully meets your training needs can be a major challenge. It is one of the most crucial decisions you must make to successfully convert your ILT material into e-learning courses.
Jane Hart’s Top 100 Learning Tools
AUGUST 27, 2015
It’s time once again to contribute to Jane Hart’s annual survey of tools for learning. My top tools for learning are: Experience. I have an extensive library and am in the midst of looking back through to refresh what I’ve learned from them. PowerPoint.
Programming Is Back The Rise of HTML5 for E Learning
ATD Learning Technologies
OCTOBER 6, 2015
What does this cry for HTML5 mean for e-learning developers? People would smile, shake my hand, and agree to learn more programming skills—and then they would hire me to create their programs for them. Fortunately, e-learning authoring tools came into prominence.
e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less
JUNE 19, 2013
Most corporations perceive learning to be an essential and ongoing process. SMEs maybe experts in their own fields but they are not necessarily experts on communication or learning habits of the audience. This can also reduce time and effort in e-Learning development. e-Learnin
E-Learning Jargon: What you might think it is.well…
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
As many of you are aware the e-learning world is well known for its jargon. While it would be so much simpler if everyone used the same terminology – consumer world equal to e-learning world, that would be to easy and as anyone who has even put their toes into the online learning world, easy is a word that is rarely afforded. The E-Learning World. In the e-learning world, gaming elements are directly tied to games. but in the e-learning world.
New: Use video plus powerpoint presentations to create engaging online courses
JULY 31, 2013
So are PowerPoint presentations. With our new PPT & video synchronization feature, you get the best of both the worlds. You can use any video and sync it with a PowerPoint presentation, which will advance automatically to the most relevant slide as the video progresses.