Social Media for eLearning Professional Development (Part 1)

eLearning Brothers

You can contact her via LinkedIn or Twitter. Thanks to social media we have some great suggestions for how you can continue to develop your skills for free! Participating in a Twitter chat is another way to network with and learn from eLearning professionals around the globe. 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.

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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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

Be a Social Media Copycat to Engage Your Learners

Trivantis

Do you wish your e-Learners were as focused on your online training course as they are on Facebook and Twitter? 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! If they work for Facebook and Twitter, they can work for you too. Social media is engaging because it allows people to respond to what they see.

Lectora User Conference (#LUC2014) Recap

eLearning Brothers

I recently attended the Lectora User’s Conference held in Los Angeles and it was one of the most unique and intimate experiences I’ve had. I had a sense of belonging to a tight-knit group as we danced with Lectora users from all over the world. Then we take a picture of you and put you in our family scrapbook (social media). See all the conference photos on Facebook. Here are a few of the #BroBand pictures we posted: Lectora User Conference Sessions.

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. Added bonus: Getting to know people helps you grow your professional network.

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

Lectora’s Snap! Lectora Snap! One click share to Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, YouTube or their own Snap! Channel – of course if your company blocks all social media sites – I guess you are hitting the Snap! Publish – Publish as a Single SWF, Publish as a video, Publish as a video on a mobile device, One click share to Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, YouTube or Snap! Empower course authoring tools Lectora Snap!

LIVE from the Lectora User Conference: Keynote Sandy Carter

Trivantis

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Get the 2012 Lectora User Conference Mobile App

Trivantis

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Lectora User Conference iPad2 Winners Announced!

Trivantis

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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.

Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions

Trivantis

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Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

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.

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

CommLab India

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 Facebook. Integration with other social media. Choosing a rapid e-learning authoring tool that suits your training needs completely can be quite a challenging task.

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. LinkedIn.

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. Lectora Mobile helps you do that. Learn more about Lectora Mobile and start your free m-Learning 30-day trial today.

Top 5 Training Material Development Software

Continu

Schoology is a learning management system and social networking platform. Flash, Powerpoint, Storyline, Captivate, Lectora. There is also an interesting features that lets a user connect Canvas with their personal social media accounts. Twitter, Delicious, Skype, Diigo, SMS, YouTube, LinkedIn, CAS, SAML, Diigo, Adobe Connect, and more. A strong training material development software is key to staying current with technological and industry advancements.

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.

Your Guide To LMS Integrations

Docebo

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.

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

Trivantis

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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.

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.

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. LinkedIn. While on your LinkedIn profile, select the add videos, images, presentations, and documents button.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

G-Cube

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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10 Tips to Earn Money as an eLearning Professional

Trivantis

Network with other eLearning professionals. . One of the most effective ways to make money in eLearning is by knowing how to network with other professionals. When a company, for example, needs to hire an eLearning pro for its next project or to call upon a specialist to join its development team, you will be at the top of the list if you have taken the time to network. LinkedIn and Facebook, as well as other social media sites, are great places to network online.

Top 10 Cost-Saving Tips from the Latest eLearning Guild Report

Trivantis

by Lectora® <a href=”[link] e-Learning software</a> team collected our favorite money-saving tips with a few pointers of our own: <ol> <li><strong>Divide courses by skill level</strong> Find the skills of your learners, divide your course by levels or modules and only require completion of each section based upon experience or skill.</li> by Lectora is extremely intuitive, easy to use and is only $99.</li>

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

Strategy (15) PWLE Not PLE - Knowledge Work Not Separate from Learning (15) Corporate Social Bookmarking Tools (14) Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis (13) Test SCORM Courses with an LMS (13) 90-9-1 Rule aka 1% Rule in Collaborative Environments (13) Social Conference Tools - Expect Poor Results (13) Instruction eLearning 2.0 LinkedIn I had a major "aha moment" about my LinkedIn Connection Approach.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Traditional "e"-learning vendors will all jump into the "m"-learning and social networking spaces with "first generation" offerings they believe will address the mobile requirements of their customers and prospects; these early efforts will prove largely ineffective as evidenced by their many iterative and incremental updates, retries and course corrections. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!

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. The specific term had some recent great discussion by Jane Hart and Harold Jarche in the posts Social media and self-directed learning , Using social media for different types of learning that included the following diagram: Grade: B #2 - eLearning 2.0

E-Learning Uncovered | Blog

E-learning Uncovered

Follow Us on Twitter Sign Up For Our Mailing List Subscribe to the RSS Feed Contact Us E-Learning Uncovered E-Learning Uncovered Home Concept to Execution Articulate Lectora Other Topics Blog Custom Development Review of Snap! by Lectora – a PowerPoint authoring tool à la Articulate. Read full story • Comments { 2 } Training and Social Media Taught Me to Tie a Tie by Tanya Coomes on July 15, 2011 Anytime my daughter asks a question like, “What do starfish eat?”

5 Tips for Promoting and Pitching Yourself as an eLearning Freelancer

Trivantis

Be a social butterfly. A great way to achieve this is through social media sites, such as LinkedIn , Facebook, Google Plus, and Twitter. Bonus tip : eLearning forums like the Trivantis Community are a great place to network! And of course, one last tip from your friends at Trivantis: Download a free 30-day trial of Lectora® Inspire , so you can make amazing eLearning samples for your portfolio! “Freelancer.” Independent contractor.” Consultant.”

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. 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. Content Creation — Elucidat, Lectora or any SCORM or xAPI authoring tool. Social/Collaboration Features.

12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

There will also be growth in discussions and social networks for collaborative learning. 3 - Increase in Consumer/Education Social Learning Solutions will Increase Pressure for Social Learning Solutions in Corporate Learning Sorry, I couldn't figure out a shorter way to say this. Social learning solutions like social homework help provided by Cramster ; CampusBug , Grockit , TutorVista , EduFire , English Cafe , and the list goes on and on.

Product Review: Plateau TMS (Talent Management System)

eLearning 24-7

This is Plateau’s social learning component, and it reminds me of a cross between a COP (Community of Practice) with some social learning functionality. Social learning is based on incorporating social media types (whatever you choose) and e-learning. Plateau) see social networking as a wiki, blog, profiles, a bit of communities and RSS feed. There are more than 20 different types of social media with lots of companies in each space.

Growth Accelerates CellCast Solution Innovations

mLearning Trends

Advanced Mobile + Social Features. Not doubt about it, social content and informal learning are playing a larger role in enterprise education and the blended learning experience. blogs/microblogs/wikis) and external/public social networks and feeds the establishment of managed private networks (e.g., We're pleased to report the adoption and use of mobile learning by enterprise customers has been accelerating throughout first half of 2010 -- yeah!!;

6 Tips to Create Engaging eLearning Courses

Trivantis

You could promote the use of social media as an eLearning platform, for instance, by creating an eLearning Facebook group related to your eLearning course, and regularly communicating with them via frequent online chats. For more guest blogs by industry insiders, plus Lectora® and CourseMill® tips, subscribe to the Everything eLearning Blog. Engaged learners are what we are actually looking for in eLearning.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Lectora Inspire. Lectora is the powerhouse in the authoring tools coming with libraries of assets, templates and flexible. Lectora Inspire is the choice of experienced trainers and academic course creators that look for the best-in-class authoring tool. What’s great about this tool is that it allows you to print your final result and share it with others and promoting it on social media. Facebook Pixel. Steve Jobs once said, ‘Technology is nothing.