2019 year in review: Our products

Rustici Software

From our perspective, all of these changes are opening the door to more exciting product opportunities and more challenges to solve. So, not only does our new tagline reflect a broader vision, it points our product and engineering teams in new directions.

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I was also thinking about publishing a selection of my blog musings under the title E‑Learning Provocateur: Volume 1. When converting to PDF – which CreateSpace requires – check the page size again in the printer settings.

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I was also thinking about publishing a selection of my blog musings under the title E‑Learning Provocateur: Volume 1. When converting to PDF – which CreateSpace requires – check the page size again in the printer settings. I used BullZip’s free PDF Printer ; if you do too, I recommend picking “Flate” for your image compression and “Prepress” for the output quality. When the PDF is produced, check yet again the size of the pages.

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The Beginners Guide to Successful Video Pre Production

TechSmith Camtasia

It All Starts With Video Pre Production. Knowing the end now lets you figure out some critical information in your pre production planning: Where is the video going to end up? You may want to add extra elements that identify the product, company, or organization.

Crafting a Good Story for Your Product Video (free ebook)

TechSmith Camtasia

In my new ebook (available free from iTunes in iBook format or as a PDF with free subscription ), I’m sharing 10 of the most valuable tools video creators can use to create better stories and explain workflows in a more conceivable way. How to Write a Good Script.

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Friday Finds: Tips to Keep You Focused and Productive!


And a good mood always leads to a more productive day. iAnnotate PDF is a great iPad app that you can use when planning out your next e-Learning project. Your favorite beverage—and mine—also helps boost productivity and focus.

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

User experience - gestures, do you have to write content specific to platform or cross-platform? Like to see: Language option diagnotics Non-linear Toolbox of tools depending on output required - no product out there that has toolbox yet. Still love a PDF download! Holy grail of learning is adaptive learning, 95% of products don't enable that 'exploration' capability. Has to be something in product that entices you to do it.

How to Make Online Courses Engaging


From PDF docs to video tutorials to webinars, you’ve got lots of options. They require a little preparation, inviting writing , great design , and an LMS that provides a motivating learner experience. Or is it a customer product training course?

Learning Should Include all Stakeholders

Adobe Captivate

The three-day training was a combination of 90% watching PowerPoint slides and 10% of actual product handling. However, that lead to a quick fifteen-minute update of the new products and little else. All products can be accessed online within the LMS as well.

How to Generate Passive Income While You Keep Your Day Job

Your Training Edge

Launch Your Own Blog. When you first start a blog, the money doesn’t automatically start rolling in right away. Some of the most successful blogs bring in six and seven-figure earnings, so there is definitely a lot of potential!

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Multimodal Learning: Engaging Your Learner’s Senses


For example, let’s imagine an organization is onboarding a new sales hire, training them on their product, and has decided to take a multimodal approach. Then, they’re enrolled in a webinar that visually and aurally explains what the product does. Reading and writing.

How BigCommerce Has Changed B2B Online Retail Trend In 2018

Adobe Captivate

Under this blog, we will discuss trending B2B online retail opportunities to be followed in 2018. A developer who writes codes find it convenient to build a high-end software for the target audience. Display some specific product to specific customer category. Few examples of what you can do for check out customization include; Uploading the PDF of your customer’s purchase order during final checkout. Blog Design eLearning blog content design

Stop Planning, Start Doing


I then used this collective experience when I started a simple blog in 2012 about learning management on WordPress — and well, here we are today. The blog I started in 2012… it looked awful. It had a simple theme with two pages (homepage and blog). The sole purpose of this blog was to collect email addresses from people interested in a WordPress LMS. Once that was set-up it became all about writing. Then I continued to write several times a week.

How ePUB Solutions Can Streamline Large Scale Digital Publishing Projects

Hurix Digital

For example, content made for Instagram must be a great visual, whereas the same content for Facebook must be an amalgamation of visual and great writing. The same content, when made for a micro-blogging platform like Twitter, will need to be condensed.

How to Create an Online Course (in 2020)


How to write a course? There is no one way to write a course. For example, some instructors invest a lot of money in video production. The good idea is to reuse your blog’s content. – Writing. Writing Goals and Objectives. Do you write a blog?

7 Must-See Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training Examples Featuring Strategies That Work

Adobe Captivate

A well-designed corporate induction and onboarding training program provides the following benefits to the new employees: Enables the new employees to become productive fast and in the planned timeframe.

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Online Course in 2018


A good idea is to reuse your blog’s content. Monetizing your blog as an online course. Writing. Writing Goals and Objectives. What blogs do you read frequently”. Write everything down on a piece of paper. – – Subtopic: How reading affects writing.

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6 Questions to Ask When Demoing Virtual Classroom Software

MeetingOne on eLearning

Demos are a fantastic way to get into the platform with a Product Expert: It saves you time – seeing a platform helps connect the dots from what you’ve read so far, speeding up how fast you can decide what virtual classroom product is the right choice for your team.

Why Your Training Shuts Learners Down

Bottom-Line Performance

Trying to fit a 50 page PDF into a 15 minute eLearning course is simply not going to work, so be prepared to streamline your content to highlight the essentials. Are Your Learners Disengaged? It’s true: no one likes being forced to do anything.

eLearning Video: Quick Start Guide


Big-budget Hollywood productions? Here’s a tutorial on both the script writing and production of an explainer video: How to create an explainer video – Quick-start Guide. Wistia blog has good videos about video. Lynda : Has some high production video examples.

Start an Online Academy – A Step-by-Step Guide


The innovative technology of the Pages builder grants school authors detailed, quick and easy-to-use customization with which you can create your own Thank you Pages after a product purchase and upsell other products, or do wonders with the interactive Ebook creator which uses the same powerful tool.

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A great way to receive Unique Web page Content


In case you have a site that provides a product or perhaps service you must have good content material on it. At this time there are a great deal of circumstances to keep you active the moment you possess an internet support or product to develop.

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User Friendly or Hype?

eLearning 24-7

The number one reason people leave their current system or purchase a different e-learning product? Every time I see a product, two statements seem to be universal. If I am a potential customer, I would expect nothing less to come out of the vendor’s mouth on their product and user friendliness. Who is going to buy a product, where the salesperson says, “Well, our system is really difficult and we lose customers over it&# ? Add a PDF or attachment.

Why Your Training Shuts Learners Down

Bottom-Line Performance

Courses written for content rather than user experience: In her excellent blog post “Designing Learning for the Ultimate Mobile Learner’s Experience,” Mayra Aixa Villar (@mayraaixavillar) explains how writing a course around learning objectives can ignore the actual experience learners will have while taking the course itself. Are Your Learners Disengaged? It’s true: no one likes being forced to do anything.

BuzzWord: Adobe’s online word processor

Saffron Interactive

The web-based word processor was built using the Flex framework which is part of the Adobe product line and targeted at creating rich internet applications (RIAs) that can be deployed to the web or desktop through the Flash and AIR runtime environments. All of which makes for a pretty comprehensive arsenal to choose from when writing your documents. The export options currently include PDF, DOC, XML, RTF, ZIP, TXT, ODT and EPUB, which should be enough to cover most situations.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

Don’t make users spend their time pouring through long, wordy training manuals or documentation to learn about your product or service. Get a free PDF version so you can read it whenever you want. Download PDF. Explainer videos Presentation recordings Product demos.

LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users


I think the first site I tried to create when I just turned 21 was called like healthybookshelf.com and my idea at the time was I was gonna read all the health books and kinda just report and blog on those. Can LearnDash and WordPress support a large number of learners?

How to Create Job Aids that Skyrocket Your Team’s Performance

TechSmith Camtasia

Sometimes they’re digital—an image or PDF file on a computer, a smartphone app, or a short video. The best format will become obvious once you start writing. Write a draft. Want to help employees do things faster and better?

Challenge: Make Informal Learning Visible & Valuable

Fort Hill Company

We were struck that a handful of individuals in this sample group were the most productive in documenting their informal and social learning. Tweet: Join short campaign to gather examples of informal learning via – post a photo, write what’s happening Use #7020Learningatd. A PDF version of this report is available to download here. Blog 70:20:10 Experiential Learning Informal Learning Learning Transfer Performance Improvement Social Learning

New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20

eLearning 24-7

Of course it can still look lame – the course that is – but that isn’t because of the product, rather umm (well you know who). 19 Zenler Studio - I liked this product last year (2012) and I still find it quite favorable. QA testing and review built into the product.

40+ Instructional Design and eLearning Books

Experiencing eLearning

These are some of my favorites, plus recommendations from readers of my blog. A shorter, earlier explanation of these principles is available as a free PDF. Patti Shank’s Write and Organize for Dee per Learning is about how to write to better support learning.

RIP Old LMS… Say Hello to the Next-Gen LMS


Hence, the write-up! . and collaboration tools such as RSS feeds, billboards, news, blogs, forums, chats and more. This re-branding also helps add value to your product portfolio. The reports thus generated can be downloaded as an excel, CSV and/or a PDF file.

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The talent behind TalentLMS: A chat with our Lead Mobile Developer


So, I did a little digging to find more out about the company and its products and services, liked what I saw, and jumped at the chance to become the newest member of the team. The ability to listen, write and communicate effectively is also a job requirement.

How I Created This Interactive E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

I attached some additional content and you can download a PDF. This is the lesson that generated the most questions (and will require an additional blog post and tutorial). I’ll do a more detailed write up on how I created the 3D Storyline interaction in an upcoming post.

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

As I was searching previous posts to answer his question, I ran into a lot of the tools and sites that I’ve recommended in previous blog posts. Videomaker Magazine : great resource to learn video production tips. The following sites were recommended by blog readers.