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! 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. Liz Sheffield is a freelance writer with a background in training and development.

3 Things I'm Looking Forward To In Lectora Version 11

Integrated Learnings

By Jay Lambert Trivantis gave a sneak preview of their upcoming Lectora Version 11 release at this week's user conference in Chicago. Version 11 brings more Social Media integration which will excite many. Trivantis has finally simplified a few things that have long frustrated us Lectora developers. The new Lectora will give us a visual cue when conditions exist for an Action. What are you hoping Lectora will make easier?

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Be a Social Media Copycat to Engage Your Learners

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Get ready to be a copycat today—because we have 6 social media strategies that you can copy to get your learners engaged in your online training course! Social media is engaging because it allows people to respond to what they see. You can let them take training anywhere, anytime with the Lectora® Mobile app, our new. On social media, we like and retweet posts when we connect with or relate to them.

Lectora Templates Imitating Life

eLearning Brothers

Regardless of your position on the question, we’d like to share with you a few Lectora templates that do their best to imitate life, providing familiar real-world situations to help engage learners in the material. Social Media. At this point, social media has reached the same level of necessity. Since most people are in some way connected to social media, it makes sense to have eLearning interactions that replicate that experience.

A Knockout Year for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

It was a pretty big year for Lectora. At the beginning of 2013, we were graced with Lectora 11, or—more properly—Lectora Inspire version 11. Add to that a host of new tools, a smarter back end, integrated social network and social media features, enhanced web object support, a slide out media library, and a new action pane (since all actions are separate entities now). In Lectora 11.3, eLearning Lectora Resources Resources lectora

8 Editing Techniques for Great Images in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

She enjoys blogging, social media, and researching. 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). Don’t forget come back and check out future Lectora tips!

Lectora Tip: Do You Need to Make Background Changes?

eLearning Brothers

She enjoys blogging, talking on social media, and researching. You know how to update backgrounds in Lectora, don’t you? Use the Browse My Media to open Lectora’s Media Library. Don’t forget come back and check out future Lectora Tips! The post Lectora Tip: Do You Need to Make Background Changes? eLearning Lectora Resources Resources elearning tips lectora Lectora Tip Guest blog post by Jennifer Valley.

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. Don’t be scared – training and elearning folks are kind and friendly by nature, and Lectora folks are especially so. Be a Social MEDIA Butterfly, #LUC2014.

Utilizing Better eLearning Design with Guides and Grids in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

She enjoys blogging, social media, and researching. In Lectora you have the basic alignment tools of right, left, top, bottom, center and middle in the Status Bar. From within your open title in Lectora, navigate to the View tab. The post Utilizing Better eLearning Design with Guides and Grids in Lectora appeared first on eLearning Brothers. eLearning Lectora Resources Resources eLearning Design Guest post by Jennifer Valley.

Getting Social with Lectora Development

Trivantis

Social media is here, and it’s time to use it to your advantage. If you feel that incorporating social media could boost communication, collaboration, and create a community, then you’re interested for the right reasons. The first step of adding social media to your learning campaigns is management approval. Visit the Trivantis Community to view the social media example course I created to go along with this blog.

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

Lectora’s Snap! Lectora Snap! Channel – of course if your company blocks all social media sites – I guess you are hitting the Snap! 77 components – Beyond the common ones include: Whiteboard, Fiery Text (that one was fun), Form Calendar, Animation (Motion XML), Media RSS Feed (more in one sec.), RSS scroller (includes option for Media Feed), Video Feed, Video Text Mask. Empower course authoring tools Lectora Snap!

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

Lectora User Conference iPad2 Winners Announced!

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Is Lectora Still Relevant?

E-learning Uncovered

Lectora celebrated the release of version 11 last week. While this release was much anticipated amongst the Lectora faithful, what about the rest of the industry? I’ve seen Lectora left off a number of Top 10 lists lately. And with a heavy conference and social presence of newer tools such as Articulate Storyline and ZebraZapps, is anyone still talking about Lectora? A few weeks ago, I did a comparison of Lectora, Captivate, Studio, and Storyline.

LIVE from the Lectora User Conference: Keynote Sandy Carter

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Get the 2012 Lectora User Conference Mobile App

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3 Benefits to Using YouTube in your E-Learning

Integrated Learnings

For example, if you are using the authoring tool Lectora, you can grab the embedding code from YouTube and paste it into an external HTML object. Tags: Lectora YouTube Social Media eLearning Mashup YouTube is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you are going to get. Well, maybe that's not a good description of YouTube. It's more like the wild west of video. You have to be careful where you go and sometimes you find something completely unexpected.

Articulate vs. Lectora | LearnNuggets

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Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags Add new tag , development , eLearning Articulate vs. Lectora by Kevin on August 12th, 2009 When it comes to software development tools, I’m fortunate to work in an environment that understands no two tools are the same and each provide advantages and disadvantages. However, there is still a steep learning curve understanding all of Lectora’s power and control.

Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions

Trivantis

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Storyline, Captivate, Lectora – An Evaluation Checklist of 3 Rapid Authoring Tools

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We will now evaluate the 3 widely used rapid authoring tools – Articulate Storyline 2 , Adobe Captivate 9 , and Lectora Inspire 16 , based on the features listed by the report. Lectora Inspire 16. Can add media to questions. Integration with Social Media. Integration with other social media. Choosing a rapid e-learning authoring tool that suits your training needs completely can be quite a challenging task.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

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It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingApril's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help.

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

It offers users with formal, informal, and social learning opportunities through devices. 4) Lectora. Lectora is one of the most loved tools for eLearning development and performs excellently on the accessibility and multi-device options.

The Best of e-Learning in February

Trivantis

Steal These Social Media Engagement Tricks. Ever wonder how social media websites waste away so much of your time? This blog will show you how to apply social media strategies to your e-Learning! 2014 Lectora User Conference Early Bird Rate Ends February 28. The 2014 Lectora® User Conference, April 1 – 3, in Los Angeles, California, is packed with valuable e-Learning sessions and networking with Lectora users from all over the world!

Thursday’s Trending e-Learning Topic: Engaging Training

Trivantis

Be a Social Media Copycat to Engage Your Learners. Our creative Lectora® users have tons of awesome ideas to create engaging. And Lectora e-Learning software makes it easy to quickly create fun, attention-grabbing courses that your learners will love. . Take a look at a few cool ideas our Lectora users shared at our last annual user conference: Engage Your Learners with a Zombie e-Learning Scenario. Subscribe to the Lectora e-Learning Blog.

The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up

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The Best of eLearning in July 2015

Trivantis

This month’s Best of eLearning list includes articles on everything from new ideas for learning—like wearables and Snapchat—to how to speed up your eLearning development with Lectora® variables. Getting Social with Lectora. Instructional designer Jennifer Valley discusses pros, cons, and tips on adding social media to your learning campaign. Toolbox Tip: Using Lectora Variables.

2012 mLearnCon Conference and Expo Recap - E-Learning Software

Trivantis

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Top 3 Informal Learning Tips

Trivantis

Use a flexible LMS that facilitates social and informal learning. The online LMS , Lectora® Express – The Easy LMS, lets you do all this, plus share content on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, so the public can access your content too. Mobile learning tools like Lectora® Mobile make it easy for you to offer your employees performance support resources and just-in-time learning that they can access anywhere, anytime, on their own devices.

Social Learning for Online Training

Trivantis

Hey social butterfly, it’s time to learn! Social learning employs things like peer feedback and review, ranking and awards to engage students in the material and learning process. According to Jane Hart’s Social Learning Handbook 2014 , “When we consider what social learning means inside an organization, it’s not just adding social media to instructional programmes or letting people interact with one another.

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.

5 Benefits of Using an LMS to Deliver Online Training

Trivantis

And with the right LMS, you’ll open all kinds of opportunities for success, whether that’s improved job performance due to more efficient training methods or increased employee morale due to the interaction through social learning. Using an online LMS like Lectora® Express – The Easy LMS to deliver online training allows you to structure training with a balance of informal and formal learning. Go social with your content.

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.

How to Make the Most of Your Trip to the LUC 2016

Trivantis

We’re sharing everything you need to know to make the most of your trip to the 2016 Lectora® User Conference. Try Lectora—we think you’ll have a few things in common with other conference attendees. If you have something specific that you’re working on in Lectora, and you want to ask an expert, you can sign up for a short One-on-One session with our development team. It’s a great (and enjoyable) way to make connections with Lectora users the first night of the conference.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

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A number of rapid authoring tools like Articulate Storyline and Lectora can be utilized for creating content that renders on multiple platforms – easily and fast. Harness social media. Social media can be a great learning tool and using it judiciously can hasten the learning curve of your learners – while on a shoe-string budget. Most popular social sites like LinkedIn and Twitter are free for access.

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Your Guide To LMS Integrations

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Granted, Brinker’s definition of “cloud services” is broad, even encompassing social media channels like Facebook, but the fact remains that organizations have embraced the idea of using massive tech stacks. Integrating a web conferencing tool into a LMS creates a cost-effective way to execute formal, instructor-led training, while creating more integrated social learning opportunities and communication between experts and learners.

Checklist for Choosing an Online LMS

Trivantis

Choose a learning management system, like Lectora® Express – the Easy LMS that offers hassle-free setup. With Lectora Express, you can get your LMS up and running in minutes—not hours or days like other learning management systems. The online LMS , Lectora Express, lets you do all this, plus share content on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, so the public can access your content too.

This Week on #BLPLearn: Authoring Tools and eLearning Examples

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. We are already familiar with the 3 authoring tools discussed – Storyline, Captivate, and Lectora. #BLPLearn is our way of saving all of the great content our team curates… and sharing it with the wider community.