Top 5 Free and Low-Cost Adobe Captivate 9 Alternatives

JoomlaLMS

Adobe Captivate 9 carries the Adobe name, giving it instant recognition. Like all products, however, even from Adobe, its popularity relies on its usefulness. Adobe Captivate 9 boasts a wide range of features: Blog articles

Do Low-Cost, All-Inclusive LMS Packages Exist?

TOPYX LMS

An LMS that offers social learning, reporting tools, single sign­on options, e­commerce capabilities, mobile accessibility, and language localization is a complete package, and in some cases, costs a lot of money. Per-User Fees Raise the Cost of a Learning Management System.

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LMS Low-Cost Webinars Hosted eCommerce Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

They are early stage, so low-cost would be good. What’s hurting the LMS market 2010 LMS Products of the Year LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers Low Cost LMS - Help Needed Why it’s hard to find an LMS LMS Spotlight: Topyx LMS vendors: R u hearing us? I was talking with a startup that has an existing audience and now want to provide a monthly subscription for access to training to this audience. They will only convert a portion of the audience to the new service.

Want Good E-learning Translations, Quickly, at Low Cost? Here’s How You Can

CommLab India

CAT software come with built-in memory tools that help ensure consistency in the translation and go a long way in reducing costs. How can you get good translations of your e-learning courses?

Google+ Hangouts in Online Education: A Capable, Low-Cost Solution by Rebecca Bodrero

Learning Solutions Magazine

Google+ Hangouts is an accessible, capable, and low-cost alternative to other more established. Web- conferencing solutions. This service is deal for small group activities when group members are. geographically disparate. Learn how Hangouts worked effectively in one online graduate.

Tips for Recording Audio in Learning Content on a Budget

Thought Industries

Audio Recording eLearning Tips Low-Cost Audio

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Crowdsourcing Curriculum Development – The Low-Cost Option for Building Content within Organizations

Origin Learning

Crowdsourcing capitalizes on this basic functionality of the internet so beautifully to tap into the knowledge and experience at a fraction of the cost that would be incurred otherwise. What is crowdsourcing?

Top 10 Free and Open Source eLearning Projects to Watch for 2012

eFront

This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 Free and Open Source eLearning projects for 2012 that will help you implement a low cost eLearning solutions => Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another Free or Open Source eLearning project that needs to be mentioned!

Low Cost LMS - Help Needed

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry about the need for a low cost LMS solution and I've not had time to help this person with answers. Also, my guess is that looking at License costs is probably a bad idea here since quite often there are services, hosting, etc. costs that can exceed license costs. So, help on effective all-in low cost LMS solutions would be good.

Moodle Pros and Cons Update

eLearning Blender

if teachers can look past the fact that there are a lot of choices, working with Moodle to build content is easy - Joseph Thibault ( MM - GC ) The Real Cost - Upside Learning wrote a good post highlighting some important factors to take into consideration before implementing Moodle.

Low-cost LMSs with e-commerce

Janet Clarey

I had someone contact for advice on finding (really) low-cost LMSs with e-commerce capability. Tags: Uncategorized e-commerce LMS low-cost Can you help this small training group find a solution? Initially I mentioned Moodle for this small training group of three people but they had already determined it wasn’t going to fit their needs. Here are their needs: Hosted solution. Merchant interface. Easy administration.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Our customers benefit from low-cost and self-management with no technical knowledge required. John -- by "bottled pilot" are you thinking more of a tactical implementation -- low point entry to LMS to test the waters?

Games Pose Unique Accessibility Challenges by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Some changes, when incorporated early in the development process, greatly enhance inclusivity at relatively low cost. Designing accessible, inclusive games poses challenges that developers don’t encounter in more conventional eLearning content. Development Strategies Games & Learning Interface Design

Engaging eLearning on a Budget: Tools Roundup by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Free and low-cost tools are available to help eLearning developers create engaging content without breaking the bank. Here are some suggestions for budget-friendly video, animation, and polling tools. Design & Development Tools Getting Started

Feedback is Essential in the L&D Process Playbook

Clarity Consultants

It's often high value, actionable, and comes at a low cost of acquisition. Feedback is arguably the holy grail within the world of corporate training and development.

The Elusive ROI for Learning Through Technology by Jack Phillips and Patti Phillips

Learning Solutions Magazine

Few would dispute the convenience, low cost, and high efficiency of eLearning. However, dozens of. ROI studies show the results, in terms of transfer to the job and impact on business results, are. usually less than facilitator-led versions. It does not have to be this way.

HCCS Announces Low-Cost LMS for Healthcare by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

SimPL is a low-cost hosted Learning Management System (LMS) for delivering internally. developed and vendor-provided online training, distance learning, and e-Learning content.

On-Demand Webinar: Seizing the Online Learning Revenue Opportunity

Thought Industries

Thought Industries' CEO Barry Kelly recently participated in a 60-minute webinar to discuss topics ranging from online learning revenue models to best practices around successful marketing and promotions for online learning.

3 Best Ways to Blend ILT with E-learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

Thus organizations will be able to deliver first-rate training to their staff at low cost. Organizations are spending a lot of money on training.

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Authoring Tools for Developing Simulation Based E-learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

Using rapid authoring tools, we can develop simulation-based e-learning courses quickly, at low costs. A simulation demonstrates the step-by-step execution of a software application and helps learners practice using it in a virtual environment.

Marc My Words: Five Reasons to Use Performance Support by Marc J. Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

Performance support—simple tools that guide and support people as they carry out tasks—is an effective, low-cost complement to instruction.

Four Tips for High-quality, Not High-budget Videos: Make the Most of the Resources at Hand by Shane Lovellette

Learning Solutions Magazine

It’s easy to create engaging, quality videos quickly and at low cost. Many instructional content creators believe that in order to create professional-quality videos, they need a large budget or movie-style production. This is not always the case. By cutting out effects and fancy transitions, you can rely on a few key tricks to produce informational and compelling videos. Here are some basics! Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Learning Media Training Strategies

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Lean times call for creative solutions

Bottom-Line Performance

They also head outdoors for lower cost and healthier entertainment such as hiking. Implementing Moodle as an LMS or social networking as a tool for sharing knowledge still has a learning curve and costs associated with them. The folks on the project learned a lot along the way and at the end of the day we have quite a nice tool for a relatively low cost. However, you gain a cost effective and useful tool.

Seven ways that video can transform learning at work

Clive on Learning

Whereas once video cameras cost many hundreds, if not tens of thousands of pounds, they are now integrated for no additional cost in computers, stills cameras and mobile phones. And where once video editing could only be carried out by skilled engineers in elaborate editing suites, it can now be accomplished, often with equivalent production values, with free or low cost software on PCs and even mobile devices. Video is very much the medium of the moment.

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A Few Tools for Developing Simulations Based E-learning Courses [Infographic]

CommLab India

Using these rapid authoring tools, we can develop simulation-based e-learning courses too quickly, at low costs. Selecting the right authoring tool will not only reduce the course development time but also the costs.

DIY Graphic Design Tips to Give Your eLearning a Visual Refresh

SHIFT eLearning

The good news is, with the variety of handy and often free or low cost tutorials, tips and tools to be found online, you don’t need to be a rocket scientist when it comes to design. It’s no secret that people do a great deal of learning through what they see.

Surprising & Strange: State-Sponsored Online Training Programs You Never Thought Existed

Mindflash

Online training courses have surged in popularity over the last few years due to their accessibility, efficiency, and low cost. So much so that even the government has turned to the Internet to offoer training programs to the masses.

Elements For Constructing Social Learning Environments

Upside Learning

While some of these tools cost money, the bulk of them are free. She covered the major tools that can be used to create a Social Learning Environment for free or at a low cost.

Future technologies now

Learning with e's

The latest virtual reality headsets were enjoyed by many who were fascinated by how low cost headsets, combined with iPhones or Android phones could create such rich and immersive experiences.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

This week, we learn how to get people to collaborate better, engage employees with social learning and the arts, and calculate turnover cost. How Much Does Employee Turnover Really Cost. You’ve probably read different estimates about the cost of turnover.

Photos + Movement = Photeo (Part 1 of 3) by Stephen Haskin and Megan Torrance

Learning Solutions Magazine

This three-part series will show you how to use the low-cost photeo technique appropriately in. A photeo is a video-like experience that creates a sense of movement and emotion out of still. photographs, short video clips from other productions, music, and narration. Readers in North.

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Invest in Your People Even with a Small Learning Budget

CLO Magazine

Zucker, a partner at leadership development firm Next Step Partners, wrote that action learning projects, mentoring, job rotations and stretch assignments are low-cost ways to invest in employees’ professional growth.

4 Ways to Make Our Ideas Stick

eLearning Brothers

One example of simplicity the authors gave is Southwest Airlines’ motto of being the low-cost airline. As I was preparing for the beginning of a new project, I considered different ways in which I could make the training successful.

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