Virtual Bookshelf: Your All-You-Can-Read Digital Library

Kitaboo

As with the conventional bookshelf, the virtual bookshelf allows you to catalog and organize your library of books on multiple shelves, or in other words, organize based on different categories. As social media fatigue sets in with sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter etc.,

How to Navigate Social Media (and Avoid Information Overload)

Rapid eLearning

There’s a lot of conversation about social media. Not only is social media good for you, it’s good for your learners. It makes sense to blend your elearning courses with social media because you teach your learners to create their own learning network. When I was younger, I took great pride in not listening to mainstream music. Back then we didn’t have the internet to find and listen to music. How are you using social media?

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How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

How to do video marketing on social media for course creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Animoto is a simple way to produce great looking videos that will stand out on social media. Targeting is one of the most powerful aspects of social media marketing. When creating videos for social media, it is important to engage viewers quickly. It’s not like crappy elevator music.

eLearning Stock Asset Library vs. eLearning Template Library

eLearning Brothers

We offer two separate library subscriptions — eLearning Stock and eLearning Templates. Here is some clarification on the contents of these two libraries: The eLearning Stock Asset Library. Membership to the eLearning Stock Asset Library provides access to the following assets: Vector graphics - infographics, devices, arrows, buttons, icons, word clouds, and social media graphics. The eLearning Template Library.

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Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. But what does it take to be successful with social media videos? Facebook is the king of all social media platforms. The Social Media Video Experimental Campaign. Because of this, at TechSmith, we recently made a decision to start using video more on our social media channels. How to Post Animated GIFs on Social Media Networks.

8 Editing Techniques for Great Images in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

She enjoys blogging, social media, and researching. A great place to start your search is the eLearning Template Library. 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. Selecting My Image opens the My Library section within Lectora while selecting Clip Art opens the Clip Art section of Lectora’s Stock Library.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET | Main | Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others » March 26, 2008 "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) ( LINK ) "This article investigates the use of social software applications indigital library environments.

What can Hollywood teach you about making your Elearning AWESOME?

eLearning Brothers

But times have changed in the world of media. Customer experiences that create tidal waves in social media generate more marketing value than generic advertising campaigns ever do. Enhance your animations and slides with music that supports the content. Don’t settle for bad music. There are plenty of quality tracks in the eLB stock asset library which is a great place to start. On your music track you want to lower the volume in that range.

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Cultural hegemony and disruption

Learning with 'e's

Cultural hegemony is imposed as political doctrine largely through the state education system, but also via other means including print media and broadcasting. I emphasise here the power of participatory media to promote democracy and to a strengthening of the influence of the voice of the people. The current exponential adoption of social media has huge implications for the system of education, itself a key component of cultural hegemony.

and then our tools shape us

Learning with 'e's

I have scoured my personal book library in search of a dozen books that have influenced my own thinking, and share a synopsis of their contents with you. Today''s book recommendation is the fifth in the series: Howard Rheingold (2002) Smart Mobs: The next social revolution. I first read it whilst a new academic and still finding my way, and I read it in a time that pre-dated what we now know as social media.

TikTok for learning: Can we use it for employee training?

TalentLMS

From cultivating business contacts in LinkedIn to reading world news on Twitter, social media have become useful tools for both professional and personal development. But can we actually rely on social media for learning? the use of music and filters) are missing.

23 Free eLearning Resources Loved by L&D Teams

gomo learning

Continuing on the theme of saving eLearning designers time and money , the Gomo team has been sifting through the internet’s many libraries of free and open-source images, videos, sound files, fonts, templates, and software. Free image libraries perfect for use in eLearning courses.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 3

CourseArc

Explore art and music. PK-5: Unite Online Library – Digital library with narration. Social Studies and History. Check back to our blog and social media feeds for the final step in this series: Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online. Step 3: Ongoing Support. Congratulations! You have successfully launched your lessons online. That was a big feat! The next step is to ensure appropriate support options are prepared.

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Create a Holiday Greeting Card Video with Camtasia Studio 8.4 – Part 1

TechSmith Camtasia

You might share them via text or social media, however, have you ever considered using Camtasia Studio to create holiday video cards to make your images come alive with music and your voice? The project contains all of the media you need to create your greeting card video. Additionally, the Clip Bin is filled with images and music clips to use in your video. Click on the Library tab. Add Music Track To Timeline.

Game Maker’s Toolkit, Flip Book, and Creativity in eLearning: 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. Huge Template Library: 100+ templates, 400+ themes, 200+ scenes, and +700 backgrounds to choose from. Share Your flipbook Socially. Using sound and music is one that interests me.

5 Best Educational Website Builders and Platforms in 2019

Your Training Edge

Ning is a great platform for running crowdfunding programs, conduct online forum discussions on topics ranging from politics to science and music among other topics. In this day and age, simply relying on the library is not enough to get a holistic idea of the subject. Ning also offers some great blogging and social media networking tools for promoting content across other websites.

5 Best Educational Website Builders and Platforms in 2019

Your Training Edge

Ning is a great platform for running crowdfunding programs, conduct online forum discussions on topics ranging from politics to science and music among other topics. In this day and age, simply relying on the library is not enough to get a holistic idea of the subject. Ning also offers some great blogging and social media networking tools for promoting content across other websites.

Issue-based projects increase student engagement

TechSmith Camtasia

Photo courtesy of Manchester Library. Each project block also has a digital element, including PSA’s, Pixton study guides, music videos, social media campaigns, and docu‘mini’ries. Students take their digital pieces and post them on social media in hopes of raising awareness and inspiring others. Guest post by Alison Baldwin written for the quarterly education newsletter, The Learning Lounge. Photo courtesy of Visual Maintenance.

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The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide

learnWorlds

With Animaker you can just as easily create animations by choosing from a variety of characters available in the library, deciding a specific movement and facial expression for the character and changing it as many times you need.

Guest Post: 5 Effective Ways of Maximizing Mobile Tech In Learning Pursuits

Kapp Notes

This will will start off with a guest post form Jenni Birch who writes about apps, computer art, music and the latest developments in technology. They practically use it for eLearning by conducting online searches, visiting virtual libraries, streaming media contents, and purchasing ebooks. Jenni Birch usually writes about apps, computer art, music and the latest developments in technology.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Quote of the Day: Vannevar Bush - "As We May Think"

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform | Main | Yea!! » September 07, 2007 Quote of the Day: Vannevar Bush - "As We May Think" "Consider a future device for individual use, which is a sort ofmechanized private file and library.

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When To – Bring Your Own Device (Office Edition)

WalkMe Training Station

Some companies take the extra step of blocking social networking sites, music streaming apps, and even popular blogs to keep their staff on track. While employees might enjoy listening to music while they work, streaming puts a lot of pressure on the bandwidth and can slow down the company’s internet and thus its productivity as a whole.

8 Tips to Incorporate Screencasts Into Your Online Training Course

TechSmith Camtasia

Look for a feature-rich eLearning authoring tool that gives you the power to add effects and integrate elements from the built-in library, such as graphics or background music to create a more polished presentation. For instance, graphics or music that distract corporate learners from the subject matter. eLearning Blogger • EduTechpreneur • eLearning Analyst • Speaker • Social Media Addict.

Generation Z is Here. Are You Ready?

Avilar

Gen Zers routinely multitask across five screens as they game, watch their favorite YouTubers, connect on social media, listen to music and collaborate on homework – all at the same time. Secretly Social : Though this generation is very active on social media, they shun over-sharing. Through online connections, social circles are global – creating a generation that may have more in common with peers in another country than with adults in this one.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Oh.this does not bode well for Microsoft. Even worse, I like bookstores better than I like libraries because I like to write in my books as I read and dog-ear pages and in general, rough them up a bit as I read them. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

Screencasting: From Script to Screen

TechSmith Camtasia

With the aim to reimagine and rebrand old tip videos, social media intern Kelly Turner decided to take advantage of this opportunity and create new content too. Be sure to check out our library of free tutorials and guides for Camtasia. When it comes to using licensed music , it’s incredibly important to do your research. No matter the license, always check that the available uses align with how you’ll end up using the music. Music Licensing.

Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices by Paul on November 24, 2010 in mobile learning , social learning In an article she wrote for Training Magazine in June 2009 called Best Buy’s New Role , Terah Shelton explores Best Buy’s then-new Results-Oriented Learning Environment (ROLE). Social Learning Blog - January 7, 2011 [.]

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices by Paul on November 24, 2010 in mobile learning , social learning In an article she wrote for Training Magazine in June 2009 called Best Buy’s New Role , Terah Shelton explores Best Buy’s then-new Results-Oriented Learning Environment (ROLE). Social Learning Blog - January 7, 2011 [.]

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Making your Life Fun with Gamified Innovations

The Game Agency

When the company began in 2007, there was no IOS app store, social media was in its infancy and gamers just didn’t have a great reputation. The Training Arcade® is a DIY Game Authoring Tool with a library of 8 training games that can be rapidly deployed in 15 languages with any content in minutes (no coding required). Earlier in his career, Joe was the Manager of Licensing for Disney Music Publishing and EMI Music.

22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos

learnWorlds

Get your fully social, engaging and interactive online school. Finally, you can save your video to your device or share it on social media. Inserting title screens with custom messages throughout your video and sharing your footage via social media is possible. AVS also provides several video effects and offers the ability to share the end result through various social media platforms.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Lectora is the powerhouse in the authoring tools coming with libraries of assets, templates and flexible. More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. Animoto’s photo presentation tool is synced with the rhythm of the music you have chosen while at the same time it informs you about the steps of the video editing process all the way to its completion.

Can Higher Education Afford Innovation?

The Learning Circuits

I was all set to mount a rousing defense of Google+ as a social media tool worth greater interest from learning folks of all kinds. Is what iTunes and Netflix did for music and movies bad? Can media forms like music and movies be equated with institutions? Haven't seen one in a campus library in ages. So.this whole week I was pretty excited about the idea of riding the interest from my last two blogposts.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 4-7, 2012 International Academic Conference, sponsored by the International Institute of Social and Economic Sciences (IISES), Prague, Czech Republic. link] December 5-6, 2012 Social Media Marketing , Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. link] December 12, 2012 Care and Preservation of Audiovisual Collections , organized by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA), Rosenbach Museum and Library, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Clayton R.

Making Sense Of The iPad For Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

The iPad is well-equipped for delivering movies (sans Flash), music, narration, graphics and text. Social Media. Because the iPad can connect through Wi-Fi and 3G (depending on the model) and has a screen size that makes text legible, it’s ideal for mobile social media activities. Users of social iPhone apps, like Facebook Mobile, LinkedIn, TweetDeck and Seesmic, will have an easy time integrating the iPad into their social media universe.

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Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Myna : easy-to-use online audio editor that includes a library of assets. CCMixter , The Freesound Project , OpSound , Free Music Archive , and Jamendo. Musicshake and TuneAround are free tools that let you easily create your own music and soundtracks. Format Factory : convert media from one format to another. Community & Social Media Resources. Common Craft : great way to get an overview on many of the social media basics.

Product Review: Knoodle

eLearning 24-7

Library not visible on the screen – unless you add media/files, etc. Once you add slides or media, it goes to your Library – which is fine, but to add more you have to use the buttons. The following is available: Choose from Library. Under Add Media. Choose from Library. After you select create – which you can do after adding media or slides, the screen changes to. . Add/edit media. Everyone loves to receive gifts.

7 Microlearning Online Training Assets You May Be Overlooking

EI Design

Social Media Pages/Groups. You already have a platform for social learning. Why not add a social element to your microlearning module to embed the knowledge? Social learning creates a buzz about training, which is especially useful if the online training module is part of a more comprehensive online course. Break the audio content into smaller sections and add background music, sound effects, and a brief intro.