8 Editing Techniques for Great Images in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

She enjoys blogging, social media, and researching. In this post, I’ll be using a free cutout person I found named Aubrey.) Lectora introduced some new image editing features with Version 12 which can save time and money. You can either import an image from your local computer, drag an image from your desktop to the working area in Lectora or choose an image from the stock library. Psst: Lectora supports.bmp,jpeg,png,tif,wmf and.emf file extensions).

6 Ways to Have an Awesome Lectora User Conference – #LUC2014

eLearning Brothers

Since the Lectora User Conference (#LUC2014) is coming up March 31 – April 4, in Hollywood, CA, I thought I’d share a little advice on how to have the most AWESOME experience possible. The sessions are always totally enjoyable, and Lectora picks GREAT speakers. But most importantly, the vendors are there to meet you – YOU – in person. Be a Social MEDIA Butterfly, #LUC2014. Take a look at the styling new Lectora templates.

Social Media for eLearning Professional Development (Part 1)

eLearning Brothers

Thanks to social media we have some great suggestions for how you can continue to develop your skills for free! Deciding who to follow is based on your personal needs and preferences. Looking for help with Lectora? Let us know how you use Twitter, and if you’re new to this social media platform – ask your questions in the comments section. Next up in our series about social media and your professional development: LinkedIn.

Sneak Peek of Lectora Version 11

E-learning Uncovered

Last week, Desiree and I had the pleasure of attending the Lectora User’s Conference in Chicago, Illinois. The closing session included a sneak peek of Lectora Version 11, which is to go into beta testing soon. I still believe that Lectora is one of the most powerful tools on the market, but I’ve talked to many people who feel it is hard to use. Side note: If you are a Lectora user and have never been to one of their conferences, I highly encourage you to go.

Lectora to Showcase eLearning Solutions at Learning Solutions 2014 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Lectora, a global leader in eLearning software, will be a featured exhibitor at The eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2014 Conference and Expo. Conference attendees will be able to see personalized demos of the full suite of Lectora products, as well as learn from Lectora staff in multiple concurrent sessions. Design & Development Tools Instructional Design Rapid Development Social Media

The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Mobile. by Lectora. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Mobile. Forum.

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Thursday’s Trending e-Learning Topic: Social Learning

Trivantis

This Thursday, the trending topic is social learning! Social learning has been around since the late 1970s, when psychologist Albert Bandura established the theory of social learning. Since then, many companies and educators have implemented formal social learning plans, especially now that social media has an important role in the e-Learning industry. One example of social learning that can be applied to e-Learning is Twitter chats.

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

It offers users with formal, informal, and social learning opportunities through devices. Elucidat is a great tool to personalize your learning portal for each type of learner. 4) Lectora. Lectora is one of the most loved tools for eLearning development and performs excellently on the accessibility and multi-device options. Also, one time publishing is required with Lectora and the rest of the content will be automatically detected if Flash or HTML5 media supports.

The Best of e-Learning in January 2015

Trivantis

This month, the topics range from mobile learning and tips for the upcoming year to Lectora how-to tutorials and even a free game template. Laura Silver explains how to create m-Learning buttons in Lectora® that are easy to tap with the pad of your fingertip. Free Lectora Game Template. The eLearning Brothers are sharing this awesome free Trivia Game Template for Lectora courses. Reusing Content with Library Objects in Lectora and Lectora Online.

ReviewLink Online Course Review Tool Goes Global

Trivantis

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Jane Peller: If You Build it They Will Come - E-Learning Software

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Mobile. by Lectora. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Mobile. Forum.

The Best of e-Learning in March

Trivantis

Take a look at them, and share your favorites on social! Free Lectora Interaction Template. Use this free Lectora interaction template from the eLearning Brothers to help you create an awesome course. Get a sneak peek of some of the great sessions at the 2014 Lectora® User Conference in Los Angeles California, April 1 – 3. Mobile Learning Trends – Personalized Learning Experiences. Social Learning Fear Factor.

Choosing Amongst the Top Elearning Authoring Tools to Create Effective Training Content Tailored to the Diversified Learning Needs

G-Cube

The built-in interface of Captivate helps to develop optimal quality system demos as per the personalized learning styles and preferences of users. It also supports social polling, gamification, and other features to impart a personalized and adaptive learning experience. Lectora. Lectora enables flexible scripting and interactivities with free access to the in-built template library. With technological advancement, the way learning is delivered also changing.

Quick User Guide to Creating Engaging eLearning with Adobe Spark

Origin Learning

We would recommend that you do this instead of signing in with your Gmail or social media accounts. You can use this feature to create images for your social feeds or to create a print brochure or flyer.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. The screenshot below illustrates a user’s personal dashboard: SEE DOCEBO LMS IN ACTION – CLICK TO WATCH JOHN LEH’S VIDEO REVIEW. Here are some examples of their out-of-the-box connectors: Social Media — Use your log-on credentials from Facebook, Gmail, Google Apps, LinkedIn, Slack or Twitter to create LMS accounts and populate profile data.

Creating Value in e-Learning Part 6: The Solution

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Mobile. by Lectora. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Mobile. Forum.

The Best of eLearning in September 2015

Trivantis

We’ve also been getting ready for DevLearn 2015 (stop by booth #239 and say hello), where we’re excited to be talking about Responsive Course Design™ (RCD) in Lectora ®. This article shares all the details on the latest version of ReviewLink, such as how you can now upload Captivate® and Storyline® courses in addition to publishing Lectora titles for review. Nuts and Bolts: Social Media for Learning Part 1: Extending, Including, Supporting. Lectora Basics: What Is a Variable?

Creating Value in e-Learning Part 5: The Symptom |

Trivantis

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5 Reasons to Attend an e-Learning Conference

Trivantis

It’s important to socialize too. There are lots of great e-Learning conferences out there, including the 2014 Lectora® User Conference, held this Spring from April 1 – April 3. Lectora is the only authoring tool to hold their own conference, and this event is packed with fantastic sessions on topics ranging from e-Learning development, new industry trends like mobile, as well as working with CourseMill® LMS. Register for the 2014 Lectora User Conference today!

Where Is mLearning Going?

Trivantis

So far I’ve used my personal cell phone and my work computer, and it’s not even noon. That’s why Alaska Air uses CourseMill® Mobile to deliver pilot training on iPads—and Lectora® authoring software to create mobile friendly content! Take a look at this recap from the 2015 Lectora User Conference and follow Alaska Air’s lead in creating a better mobile experience with Lectora HTML extensions. It’s a multi-device world out there. We all know it.

Best e-Content Development Tools in the Business

Hurix Digital

Elucidat also includes flexible rules and branching options to create personalized learning paths and deliver highly immersive experiences. This innovative e-content development tool supports a blend of approaches like AR, VR, next-gen gamification, interactive videos, social learning, microlearning, blended learning and mobile learning. Lectora Inspire and Lectora Online. Rapidly evolving technologies are changing the way we develop and deliver online content.

The Halo Effect: First Impressions for e-Learning

Trivantis

This social-psychology phenomenon, first explained by American psychologist Edward Thorndike, causes people (like your learners) to use one trait to make quick judgments of an overall person or thing. And Lectora® users, here’s a cool tutorial on using custom fonts: 3 Ways to Use Custom Fonts in Lectora. Try a free 30 day trial of Lectora® Online, the newest version of this powerful cloud authoring tool.

A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? #ASTD2014

Web Courseworks

Some of the breakout sessions are just as frankly commercial: there’s no attempt to hide the agenda of a session with the title “Introducing Lectora Mobile!” presented by a Lectora VP. The gist of their presentation was that, while we all laud interactivity, personalization, and performance-based objectives, the practice of eLearning is too reliant on rapid-development technologies that create a PowerPoint-style experience.

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

Flexible rules and branching options enable complex, personalized and adaptive learning experiences; and the ability to use social polling, gamification and a whole host of interaction types provide plenty of opportunity to hook in learners. Complex interactions, mobile gestures and geo-location features are all possible and can contribute to a high-quality experience, but the options for personalized learning are limited. Lectora Inspire and Lectora Online.

Product Review: GeoLearning GeoMaestro

eLearning 24-7

Offers Lectora (rapid content authoring tool) as a separate option which can integrate with GeoMaestro. Social Learning standard features – Lame. Social Learning add on module – Not a lot for what you get at an additional cost. Personally, if you want to add new widgets or more widgets, locate them in an online directory and use those. GeoLearning decided to select Lectora as their optional content authoring tool for GeoMaestro, which is somewhat confusing.

Branching Scenarios, Heatmaps, and Ledoliel: This week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Rather than restricting the social media conversation to a 30 minute window, we’re inviting everyone inside and outside BLP to share interesting links, thoughts, and articles with the #BLPLearn hashtag on Twitter. The game is really more of a conversation simulator requiring the player to learn new social cues. There are thousands of mixtures of creatures, personalities, and conversation topics in Ledoliel.

Creating an eLearning Portfolio Using Your Community Content

Trivantis

One of my favorite (and lesser-known) features on the Trivantis® Community is the ability to share Lectora® courses. As a diehard developer turned Community Manager, I still get the itch to play around in Lectora, so I love it when I have an excuse to create something new. I personally prefer Iframes because I find they’re widely supported and easily configurable.

The Halo Effect: First Impressions for e-Learning

Trivantis

This social-psychology phenomenon, first explained by American psychologist Edward Thorndike, causes people (like your learners) to use one trait to make quick judgments of an overall person or thing. And Lectora® users, here’s a cool tutorial on using custom fonts: 3 Ways to Use Custom Fonts in Lectora. Try a free 30 day trial of Lectora® Online, the newest version of this powerful cloud authoring tool.

Elearning course software: 6 things to consider

Elucidat

This could include: Personalization features. Social elements – such as social polling. Lectora Inspire . Previously a desktop tool, Lectora just got a makeover. Lectora 3.0 Book a chat, or personalized demo with the Elucidat team. Use of learning software in organizations is set to more than triple over the next few years, so it’s crucial to get your elearning course software choice right. The real question is, where do you start?

9 Clever Elearning and EdTech Trends You Must Try

eLearning Brothers

This platform aims to offer a great number of interactive, personalized and free lessons, which include geometry, trigonometry, algebra, pre-calculus and calculus, with the use of built-in analytics tool to take the boredom out of the math subject. With their most interactive library of assets — which contains eLearning games, interactions, layouts, scenarios, and skins for Adobe Captivate, Articaulte Storyline, Lectora, and PowerPoint. Guest post by Gabbie Keegan.

Things to Remember When Designing Courses for iPads

Origin Learning

A few questions might put things in perspective: - For everyday personal use, if mobiles and tablets are interchangeable for the work they can do, why do people own both smartphones AND tablets? - What is it in a tablet that a whole market is thriving on it besides high end smartphones being available at more affordable prices? Simulations and social games that require multi-touch capabilities may be far richer in their user experience on an iPad than on a smartphone.

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Top 5 Training Material Development Software

Continu

In person capabilities. Schoology is a learning management system and social networking platform. Calendars, messaging, and personal/shared content. Flash, Powerpoint, Storyline, Captivate, Lectora. There is also an interesting features that lets a user connect Canvas with their personal social media accounts. A strong training material development software is key to staying current with technological and industry advancements.

eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

In 2015, we believe experimentation with analytics-driven performance improvement will lead to more “intelligent recommendations” and personalized professional development in Continuing Medical Education and beyond. This past year, we focused on the rise of mobile learning through investment in HTML5, creation of MOOC-like offerings by associations, invention of micro-learning opportunities for various platforms, and growth of social media-style credentials.

Color Me Intrigued: e-Learning and the Psychology of Color

Trivantis

A person surrounded by yellow feels optimistic because the color stimulates serotonin (the feel-good chemical) in the brain. Trying to encourage social learning at your workplace? It has an emotionally strong presence and promotes extroverted behavior, so this would be a great color to use for a social network or LMS like CourseMill® Wave. Have fun and don’t forget to subscribe to the Lectora® e-Learning Blog for more resources, product news and e-Learning trends.

Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

Bottom-Line Performance

Mayra has authored articles for ASTD and Learning Solutions Magazine and writes frequently on her personal blog. What do the popular authoring tools (Storyline, Captivate, Lectora, etc) need to do to improve mobile learning their capabilities? We can also add layers of interactivity that allow for quick search and exploration or we can integrate social interactions. Mayra Aixa Villar.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions—Part 2

ATD Learning Technologies

In October 2013, an eLearning Guild report showed the most common authoring tools were Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, Articulate Storyline, Articulate Studio, and Trivantis Lectora, and those tools are still leaders in this market. I periodically put out an authoring tools comparison that shares my personal opinion on the differences between several of the most common tools: 2016 authoring tools comparison. And some LMSs offer social media and collaboration tools.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

The second half of the prediction “self directed learning” got less attention during the year than I anticipated, but it was there and certainly was a big part of the discussion around social and informal learning. Lectora is great at packaging.