Accessible Elearning Insights Gleaned from Dutch Municipality Website Audits

The Learning Dispatch

What can training program managers learn from a study of Dutch government websites? Their website audits reveal five insights (at least) to consider when building accessible elearning. Accessible Elearning Insights Gleaned from Dutch Municipality Website Audits.

How to Get More Website Traffic and Conversions through Better Messaging, Positioning, Landing Page Optimization, Multi Channel Marketing, and PPC with Pedro Cortés


We dive into how to get more website traffic and conversions through better messaging, positioning, landing page optimization, multi channel marketing, and PPC with Pedro Cortés in this LMScast episode hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. So, it’s probably on website as well.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin


Learn about security for WordPress websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence security plugin in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. For many online course creators their website is their business. Website security is like an insurance plan.

How To Use a WordPress LMS for Internal Training Websites in Big Companies and Governments with Brad Williams and Lisa Sabin-Wilson from WebDevStudios


We discuss how to use a WordPress LMS for internal training websites in big companies and governments with Brad Williams and Lisa Sabin-Wilson from WebDevStudios in this LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Essentially, an intranet is a website that is locked down.

How to Avoid Technology Hassles with Your Self Hosted WordPress LMS Website with Jonathan Denwood


We discuss how to avoid technology hassles with your self hosted WordPress LMS website with Jonathan Denwood of WP-Tonic in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett. Su bscribe to our newsletter for updates, developments, and future episodes of LMScast.

7 Steps for Successful Employee Training Programs

Global eTraining

During this time, we have developed seven key steps that every successful employee training program will follow. Determining KPI’s measure the success of the program. Scheduling periodic meetings to review the results of the program and identify areas of improvement.

How to implement an effective employee training program


Or perhaps you want to set up a new training program from scratch? Here are five things to consider when setting up an employee training program. Establish program goals – capture needs. A password-protected website could be used in a similar way.

How Course Creators Can Improve Their Affiliate Marketing Programs with Dustin Howes


Learn about how course creators can improve their affiliate marketing programs with Dustin Howes in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Developing an affiliate program is a topic that comes up a lot in the LifterLMS and course creation space.

3 Big Takeaways from Last Year’s Learning Development Projects

The Learning Dispatch

But it turns out that the new storyboard format didn’t contain everything that the developers needed to have to program the courses (Microassist splits course design into designer and developer roles ). Jason Huff has a great discussion of how to create a website portfolio at Fast Company.

Engage Learners in 8 Easy Ways After Completion of an eLearning Course

Enyota Learning

Self-paced certification training programs. Learners love to get certified for the skills they develop and knowledge they gain through eLearning courses and training programs. Monthly newsletter.

Engage Learners in 7 Easy Ways Before Their eLearning Course Starts

Enyota Learning

Most trainers want to engage their learners before launching their training program for increased participation, better knowledge retention, establishing a personal connection, and ensuring a smooth learning experience for learners.

6 Steps to Prepare Your Company for a MOOC

Your Training Edge

This doesn’t have to be elaborate, but there are many ways you can get the word out — email campaigns, company newsletters, internal blogs, videos, etc. Featured Posts MOOC Training corporate training MOOCs technology enabled learning training programs

How to Design Programs Around Outcomes, Unlock Flipped Classrooms, and More with Course Launcher Ellen Martin


How to design programs around outcomes, unlock flipped classrooms, and more with course launcher Ellen Martin in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of the LifterLMS team. Su bscribe to our newsletter for updates, developments, and future episodes of LMScast.

When I Develop Device-Agnostic Content, Should I Develop for The Lowest Form Factor?

Origin Learning

However, with the rapid commercialization of a stupendous variety of both economical and high-end devices like smartphones and tablets, it is simply not possible to program application content to suit the screen size, resolution and user experience every time a new handset or tablet is launched.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. WCAG was written for website content.

Lead Nurturing 101 for Online Educators


They’ll have the time, the motivation, and the budget not just to take your course, but to become engaged members of your community who stick around for more classes and may even spread the word about your program to their network of friends, family, and coworkers.

Creating a Multichannel Strategy for Your Course


” Many of us, when we’re just getting started, focus on a single channel as a way to grow interest in our program. We focus on building an email newsletter, or engaging learners on social media, or building our SEO for search engines.

MediaTec Publishing and Chief Learning Officer Magazine Ranked No. 1 in Leadership Development Programs

CLO Magazine

Enterprises named to the Leadership Excellence list are selected and ranked based on criteria covering the purpose, design and impact of programs offered. These include vision/mission, which assesses how leadership development programs link to strategy and target outcomes, as well as how meaningful the programs are to participants. Chicago, Oct. 12, 2012 — For the second consecutive year, MediaTec Publishing Inc. and Chief Learning Officer magazine (CLO) ranked No.

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The 33 business tools we use to run our remote business

Trajectory IQ

Marketing MailChimp  — we use Mailchimp to collect email newsletter signups and to send out our quarterly newsletter. WordPress  — we just moved our Trajectory IQ website to WordPress and we’re pretty exicted to try out some of the new plug-ins that are available.

The 33 tools we use to run our remote business

Trajectory IQ

Marketing MailChimp  — we use Mailchimp to collect email newsletter signups and to send out our quarterly newsletter. WordPress  — we just moved our Trajectory IQ website to WordPress and we’re pretty exicted to try out some of the new plug-ins that are available.

5 Transformations Underway in Learning & Development Industry in 2019


In 2015, Udacity created the Nanodegree program as an alternative to conventional, university-grade education. These courses are aimed at teaching specialized skills such as iOS programming or digital marketing, which are relevant in a particular industry.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: DIY vs. Formal Learning

Learning Visions

Elliot Masies most recent Learning Trends newsletter leads with the headline "DIY: Do It Yourself Trends". Small companies rarely have money or time for formal training programs. Its been years since Ive taken a formal training program for work. (I If so, Id love to know more about it - Ive only found content tangentially related to ID and elearning (a course in interface design on the UKs Open University website).

4 Ways to Repurpose E-Learning Content


These are a great offering to entice visitors to sign up to your newsletter, and if you have a lot of content, they’re not hard to make. Even better, have someone record your talk and put it on your website. If it seems strange to you to put your content onto someone else’s website, think of it like opening a Starbucks inside a book store. And, as with conferences, you’re adding to the prestige of your program.

Adobe FrameMaker: On-Demand QR Codes

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If so, scan the image above with the QR Reader and you'll be taken to the IconLogic website. In the image below, I selected  URL  from the  Type  drop-down menu and then typed the IconLogic website URL. However, if you want to use the QR Code in a different program, or include it in a newsletter like I did above, you'll find the QR Code image file in the folder you specified when you named the image (see step 3 above).

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Maximize Your Professional Development with Industry Memberships

eLearning Brothers

They do this mainly by providing information in the form of research, webinars, conferences, and even educational programs online, on demand and face-to-face. Member Only Website Content: You receive a wealth of articles, blog posts, resources, development, and tools.

How to Use Analytics to Boost Your Course Sales


Here’s what your website analytics can tell you about your sales process. Now that you’ve learned how to gather analytics data on your website , what should you do with it? Website analytics can tell you a lot about how visitors are interacting with your webpages and emails, but knowing how that data should inform your marketing strategy is another matter. This may seem like a simple problem, but it’s actually one many website owners don’t think through.

Five Steps to Take for a Successful Talent Management Strategy

Your Training Edge

They should include the company’s mission, vision, and core principles on websites, literature, and social media pages. The company also has an academic training program that targets recent graduates to set them up for full-time roles in the company.

Elucidat certified as Preferred Provider by Brandon Hall Group


The program provides a world-class membership center for knowledge, resources and advisory support to the entire organization. During this time Brandon Hall Group conducted a full review of Elucidat product/service messaging and website, collateral marketing material and social media strategy.

Simple Way To Market Your Course


Sponsoring events or newsletters? Nearly every email program out there lets you set up an automated email signature that includes your name and contact information. When it comes to creating and selling courses the most important (and often difficult) part is marketing it.

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4 Insights about Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

As a training professional, you must not only focus on creating content, but also curating material on websites produced by users themselves to keep your mobile learning program rolling. Subscribe to our newsletter for best learning solutions & practices.

Introducing: mLearning Design Training [6-hr Workshop with RJ Jacquez]

mLearning Revolution

UPDATE : If you are interested in helping me promote this training, I have created an affiliate program HERE. The referral fee for this program is 10% of the ticket sales.

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

Origin Learning

For example, instead of hiring dedicated photographers for images on their company websites, organizations use the skills of passionate photographers who may sell them at a price. Organizations can benefit from crowdsourcing at two levels: To outline the goal of a learning program.

7 Popular Email Marketing Services Compared


It has tools and templates for both personal and SMB accounts, including a built-in CRM program which can streamline automation options for marketing and customer service follow-ups. The program allows SMS, Facebook, and webinar integrations to capture across several channels.

8 Ways to Keep Members of Societies Engaged in the Digital Era


Forms for joining, for renewing membership, for signing up for a new program. Sometimes members might not renew membership or sign up for a program only to avoid the hassles of paperwork. Your newsletters are more of an overview of the work done in a quarter or in a year.

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now


While a learning management system is one of the most important eLearning tools you need to have, there are many nifty online apps, programs and systems designed to make your eLearning experience simpler. Mural is an ideal program to use for people to organize, share and develop their ideas.

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Now, the really fun part begins – sharing the good news with your members and getting them excited about your association’s eLearning programs. Mention those members who achieved the “high score” at your next meeting, on your website or on your association’s Facebook page. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on expensive web banners and ads in industry newsletters, spend an hour each day sharing the word about your new eLearning offering on social networks.

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10 Sales Engineering Experts You Should Be Following on Twitter


The book later evolved into a full curriculum and monthly newsletter on technical sales training that is available in Japanese, Mandarin, and Korean. He also engages with the industry, retweeting important news stories and his thoughts on the Microsoft Insider program.