Unravelling PowerPoint picture size and resolution

BrightCarbon

So what do presentation professionals need to know about picture size and resolution? Pictures are made of dots. A raster or bitmap picture (contrary to a vector image) is made up of thousands of tiny dots or pixels. Pictures in PowerPoint can be tricky to get to grips with.

Picture Your Time Management: Read This and Make It So

Your Training Edge

It helps to prioritize assignments and daily tasks so that a student can concentrate properly on studies, and maintain a study to free time ratio. . Time management is one of the biggest issues for a student. They lack time management and feel depressed when they don’t achieve good results. Managing time is important because it helps to pay special attention to studies, and manage their day to day life with better accuracy.

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Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

There’s nothing more frustrating than blurry pictures. While you can try tinkering in a photo editing program, or shrinking the image and crossing your fingers in hopes that no one looks too closely, the best strategy is to start with crystal clear pictures. The following articles will help ensure you don’t end up with blurry pictures or images. Or taken pictures with your phone, and tried printing them but they just don’t turn out clear?

Power Up Pictures with PowerPoint

360 Training

A picture is worth a thousand words. What pictures are you using in your course ? To use PowerPoint as your image formatting tool, start by adjusting the dimensions of the PowerPoint deck so that the output perfectly fits the position you intend to put the pictures onscreen. Dragging from the corner will ensure that your picture scales properly and help prevent it from becoming distorted. Click your picture, then the crop button.

5 Easy Steps to Creating Interactive Simulations in Storyline 2

eLearning Brothers

There’s an old adage that states, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” So if one picture is worth a thousand words, how many words would a bunch of pictures be worth? Therefore, choosing the right size in terms of aspect ratio is paramount to good course design when using screen captures. Make sure your monitor’s aspect ratio and your course’s aspect ratio are the same. There are two main aspect ratios in use in Articulate: 4:3 and 16:9.

Revisiting 70:20:10

Clark Quinn

To start, 70:20:10 is a framework, it’s not a specific ratio but a guide to thinking about the whole picture of developing organizational solutions to performance problems. Now, there are times when the ratio changes. Another issue, for me, is that 70:20:10 not only provides a push towards thinking of the whole picture, but like Kirkpatrick (and perhaps better) it serves as a design tool.

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The New Learning Metrics: Demonstrating Business Value and Impact

Degreed

Together, they paint a clearer picture of the changes in culture, behavior, and skills that drive performance.

Sales Performance Analysis

Your Training Edge

Looking at the numbers, ratios, and time frames of your sales cycle provides many useful benefits. Analysis gives you an accurate picture of your forecast – is it realistic or does it need to be adjusted? Can you convert the number into a ratio? Not only can you get a good picture of the sales force, you can also discover who the high performers are. Sales Performance Analysis closes the gap on your entire Sales Cycle.

Offer a More Accessible UI & UX with Inclusive Web Design

Your Training Edge

For those with visual issues, alternative text can be used to describe pictures and contrasting colors for better readability. Choosing Contrast Ratios. When you are designing a site for different environments, you need to choose the right contract ratios.

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Sales Analytics

Your Training Edge

There are several ways to measure sales and all of them can be used together to get a good picture. For more detailed sales analytics, consider a ratio of closed sales versus what is in the sales pipeline. Another ratio used as an analytic is new accounts to return customers. The point is to use a variety of measurements to determine the effectiveness of the entire picture, that is, salespeople, sales presentations, the process, and after the sale.

Kuljit Chadha | AI-powered right skilling suite that supports enterprise learning

Disprz

Another key trend that we have seen is around the completion ratios. What is interesting is that in the blue-collar workforce the completion ratio is very high compared to a knowledge worker. That’s where companies like ours come into the picture.

Reconciling two worlds

Clark Quinn

Learning can frequently be trimmed (and more frequently needs to change the content/practice ratio), and we should substitute performance support for learning when possible. Traditional learning professionals have an opportunity to contribute to an information age approach, with an awareness of the bigger picture. A recent post by my colleague in the Internet Time Alliance, Jane Hart , has created quite the stir.

How to Shoot High-Quality Videos With a SmartPhone

ATD Learning Technologies

Before we discuss ways of getting around auto functions, a quick comment on aspect ratio. Make sure you hold your phone so your video is captured at an aspect ratio of 16:9. Aspect ratio refers to the dimensions of the vertical and horizontal sides of the frame. When you look at the aspect ratio, you want the longer side to be horizontal. In photography terms, you are aiming for the picture to be shot in landscape (see Figure 1).

How Do I Fade In or Out on a Replay 360 Video?

Yukon Learning

Step Two: Picture. Now, insert a picture of the color black using the Image button. You can do so in Storyline 360 by inserting a black rectangle, and then right-clicking to save it as a picture (see below). I’ve done this with both a 4:3 and a 16:9 aspect ratio, so I can have a fade-in or fade-out effect for different sizes of videos.

How to Resize an Image Correctly

TechSmith Camtasia

A picture is worth a thousand words, but is it sending the right message? A better way is to resize your picture or screenshot in an image editing program, and then add it back to your document. When you resize an image or screenshot, keep the same ratio of width to height. Keeping the same aspect ratio makes sure that your image doesn’t look stretched or warped. Not if it’s warped, distorted, or jagged.

Dr. RIMA GHOSE CHOWDHURY WALKS THE POSH TALK WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

A seasoned HR leader and practitioner with over two decades of experience in Corporate and Academia, Dr. Rima has been instrumental in building Technology and Leadership capabilities in reputed global enterprises like IBM, Sony Pictures Networks India, Quinnox.

8 Innovative Virtual Learning Design Tips To Engage Your Remote Teams

Obsidian Learning

The smells, colors, textures, and sounds all help to bring a bigger picture to the learning experience. The ratio of colors that should be used for any given composition is 60:30:10. You can play around with the ratios a little and maybe add another accent color in, making your ratio more along the lines of 60:30:5:5. Virtual learning is an essential component in the learning and development toolkit, and it is widely used for training and educational purposes.

How to Shoot High-Quality Videos With a SmartPhone

ATD Learning Technologies

Before we discuss ways of getting around auto functions, a quick comment on aspect ratio. Make sure you hold your phone so your video is captured at an aspect ratio of 16:9. Aspect ratio refers to the dimensions of the vertical and horizontal sides of the frame. When you look at the aspect ratio, you want the longer side to be horizontal. In photography terms, you are aiming for the picture to be shot in landscape (see Figure 1).

Data and Dashboards and Decisions – Oh My!

Talented Learning

This signal-to-noise (SNR) concept is a ratio used in science and engineering to measure the strength of a relevant signal to irrelevant background noise. Why Does Signal-to-Noise Ratio Matter? And when we apply this signal-to-noise ratio idea to marketing dashboards, they become more useful. Before we explore how to construct a meaningful marketing dashboard , let’s explore how to increase your SNR ratio.

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Work Is Changing; Is Training Changing Too?

Upside Learning

And this ratio is lower in larger organizations. You should read the whole article to get a complete picture. John Hegel lll and John Seely Brown have written an article titled ‘ Six Fundamental Shifts in the Way We Work ’ on HBR blog. The article summarizes the ideas from their new book – The Power of Pull.

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8 Editing Techniques for Great Images in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Turn on and off the Maintain Ratio button if needed. This brings up black guides which will show you the original picture (grayed out) versus the cropped image. Grab the guide and move it until you’ve cropped the picture how you want. Guest blog by Jennifer Valley. Jennifer is an Instructional Designer with five years of experience. She enjoys blogging, social media, and researching. Adding an image to your course increases the value to learners if done right.

5 Ways to Use PowerPoint as an Image Editor

Rapid eLearning

And then I right-click and save as picture. In the image below, I used PowerPoint to create the sandwich stack and then right-clicked to save as picture. That and 4:3 are the most common aspect ratios. For example, the flashcard interaction in Rise is a 1:1 aspect ratio. Over the years, I’ve posted hundreds of tutorials using PowerPoint. Some of them to be updated. Today I am going to cover five ways to use PowerPoint as an image editor.

How Do Publishers Benefit from Fixed-Layout ePUB Conversion?

Hurix Digital

The conventional ePUB readers enable the users to expand the font size to get clear visibility, but they don’t enable the pictures or images to be zoomed for superior browsing.

By the Numbers

The Performance Improvement Blog

In evaluating the effectiveness of financial management training, managers might look at expense-revenue ratios. We count the things that can be counted, but numbers don’t give us the whole picture. It’s not how big your number is; it’s what you do with that number that counts. Alina Tugend writes in the New York Times about our society’s preoccupation with counting things as if assigning a number to something makes it valuable.

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EduMe Updates Content Look and Creation Process to Mirror Successful Social Media UI

Edume

Once the results were in, they painted a clear picture - our existing lesson format was not providing the same value without video, as it was with video. Stories are a natively smartphone format - they are usually short in nature and exist in a 16:9, portrait, aspect ratio.

New Kodak better than Flipcam

Jay Cross

Audio is more important than picture when shooting video. Check the specs of the $180 KODAK Zi8 Pocket Video Camera : Capture HD quality 1080p video with 16:9 aspect ratio. Get a new perspective—take amazing 5 MP 16:9 widescreen HD still pictures. I’ve been a tremendous fan of Flipcams, the $150 pocket-sized video cameras with an interface even a first grader can figure out. The one downside was sound. Flipcams have no jack for an external microphone.

How To Make Your Screencasts Look Better (and Easier To Edit)

TechSmith Camtasia

The recommended and most common video size or aspect ratio is 16:9 or 1920 x 1080 for landscape, and 9:16 or 1080 x 1920 for vertical video. However, if you record too small, you won’t be able to make the video any bigger without losing some picture quality.

How to develop a storyboard

mysimpleshow

Make sure that the rectangular frames are of the same aspect ratio as your film, in order to get the proportions of the scenes as accurate as possible. A note can help to give the full picture. A Storyboard is the first step in bringing a scripted idea to life.

Top 10 Employee Training Videos & Microlearning Courses

Ed App

Employee Training Videos & Microlearning Course #4 – Construction Safety Training Video – Resonate Pictures. Training videos and microlearning courses are targeted training content used to bolster employee knowledge on a particular topic.

Coronavirus, and moving presentations online

BrightCarbon

We have a wealth of presentation inspiration for everyone, from the entry levellers dipping their toes into PowerPoint, to those with real design know-how looking to get the golden ratio involved.

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How Do Publishers Benefit from Fixed-Layout ePUB Conversion?

Hurix Digital

The conventional ePUB readers enable the users to expand the font size to get clear visibility, but they don’t enable the pictures or images to be zoomed for superior browsing.

The best free PowerPoint templates online

BrightCarbon

The decks can be downloaded in 4:3 or widescreen 1:9 aspect ratios. The title slides look cool once you add your own pictures: But a few of the other layout options are very text heavy!

8 tips for creating a successful customer service training plan

TalentLMS

This analysis will give you a clearer picture of your team’s current skill levels and strengths. You don’t have to worry so much about hitting the exact 70:20:10 ratio. People don’t interact with brands like they used to.

5 Tips for Better Screen Captures

TechSmith Camtasia

Try resizing your picture or screenshot in an image editing program instead. You’ll want to keep the same ratio of width to height, and then add it back into your document or presentation. Screenshots (also known as screen captures) let you capture exactly what you’re seeing on your screen to share with others or to reference later. They can be extremely helpful when you need to show something that would otherwise be difficult to explain in words.

7 best practices to create corporate training video content

Disprz

That will not show the correct picture. Disprz has integrated three important analytics to track learner engagement: COMPLETION RATIO ANALYTICS. Completion ratios track the percentage of modules the learner completes (25-50%, 50-75% or 75-99%). Reading Time: 6 minutes Do you know which is the second largest search engine after Google in 2018? You will be surprised to know. It is YouTube. Why is that? Videos connect to human psyche like no other medium on the planet.

PowerPoint Tip: Here’s a Simple Way to Build E-Learning Graphics

Rapid eLearning

16:43 | Get the head to stick out of the picture. The default PowerPoint slide is 16 x 9 aspect ratio. Here’s a PowerPoint tip: build your e-learning course graphics in PowerPoint. PowerPoint is great for simple graphic design projects. In fact, I use it quite a bit for this blog and some of the graphics I need in my e-learning demos. In a previous post, I shared visual design tips for graphics I built in Rise 360 for an e-learning scenario.

10 e-Learning templates

Ed App

The lesson (pictured above) outlines the different paths of mentorship and specifically, potential roadblocks to secure a valuable mentor. e-learning template #10 – Ratio Number Template .

How to print PowerPoint with notes

BrightCarbon

This feels odd, given that the ‘ White ’ option essentially does the same thing if you’re using a white background (makes the object fill or a picture appear white, so it’s invisible when printed on paper). What’s the weirdest thing people do in PowerPoint?

Video and LMSs – Why changes will need to be made in 2014

eLearning 24-7

3840 pixels by 2160 line with an aspect ratio of 16:9 to give a comparison, the top resolution for HD is 1920 pixels by 1080 lines with an aspect ratio of 4:3. If you use YouTube or Vimeo the maximum resolution you can upload is 4096 pixels by 3072 lines with an aspect ratio of (4:3). The two in play are Google (VP9) and ISO/IEC Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) and ITU-T Video Coding Experts Group – their product is called High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC).

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How Employee Analytics can help you Improve Talent Retention

TalentLMS

It is the ratio of how many employees leave the company compared to the total number of employees in a year. Yield Ratios. Yield ratios tell you how accurate and precise your hiring strategies are , as they represent the total number of hires from a total number of applicants / prospects at every stage of the recruiting process. One of the highest impacting, yet mostly overlooked aspect of business is staff retention.