How To Maintain Momentum in Blogging

Experiencing eLearning

Someone asked me in last week’s eLearning Freelancer Bootcamp Q&A about how I maintain my blogging momentum. I’ve been blogging since late 2006, and I’m still publishing every week. That’s a lot of writing. Block time to write. Blogging

The Learning & Development Podcast: Podcasts For Learning with Shannon Martin from Podbean

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The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. This transcript is from the conversation between David and Shannon Martin on podcasts for learning. Listen to episode 65 of the Learning & Development podcast here.

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The Learning & Development Podcast: Developing A Digital Mindset With Myles Runham

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The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. Listen to episode 66 of the Learning & Development podcast here. David James: Welcome to The Learning & Development podcast. Connect with Myles on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Podcast: Jo Cook – The Future of Learning Technology

Learningtogo

She facilitates, speaks, writes, blogs and tweets on L&D topics. She’s also on Facebook and LinkedIn. PodcastsIn her role as Deputy Editor of TrainingJournal (TJ) magazine and website, Jo Cook focuses her time on ground-breaking discussion webinars and speaking at events. TJ is the only independent, monthly print magazine in the UK for learning and development professionals and has 50 years’ experience with the best L&D thought leaders.

Podcast: Build your Social Media Presence with Barb Smith

Learningtogo

If you’ve been thinking about expanding your digital footprint and not sure just how to begin, you will want to listen to my interview with Barb Smith, web designer and social media consultant, specializing in small businesses like yours. Her services include helping clients navigate the daunting task of web content management, WordPress web development, newsletter publishing, company branding, and social media. Consider starting a blog.

The changing Web

Learning with 'e's

This is number 4 in the series of blog posts entitled 'Shaping Education for the Future.' Social media - often referred to as Web 2.0 , or the participatory Web - is shaping up to be one of the most important tool sets available to support the promotion of change in education. Almost everyone, it seems, is using some element of social media in the planning, development, delivery, management or evaluation of teaching and learning. Essentially, the Web has become more social.

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Are Podcasts a Healthy Way to Take over today’s Media Consumption Trends?

Learnloft

One would be willing to go for it only if they have the required capabilities and appropriate understanding of its nursing assignment writing service UK. Podcasts. The Significance of Podcasts as Short/Long Interviews. Have Podcasts been Healthy in Competition?

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10 Blogs Every eLearning Professional Should Read

Matthew Guyan

Recently my friend Ryan Tracey posted a list of 10 journals every e-learning professional should read in response to my list of 5 Books Every eLearning Professional Should Read which was in response to his 5 papers every learning professional should read (this feeling like the blogging equivalent to a game of tennis). Many of these folks can also be found on Twitter and LinkedIn. Tom Kuhlmann – The Rapid E-Learning blog.

How to Monetize a Blog: 12 Ways Used by Successful Bloggers

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Looking for ways to monetize your blog? Here’s a list of 12 ways to help you with your blog monetization strategy. 3 Way #3: Turn Your Blog Into a Membership Site. This should help drive traffic to your new blog on a daily basis. Blogging is a type of art in itself.

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

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Social Networking Sites. There are many popular social networking sites available which provide an opportunity for learners and trainers to connect and learn together. It encourages learners to speak out more and share their views in the social space. Networking sites like Facebook and LinkedIn allow users to create separate pages or communities where discussions can be held on specific topics. Blogs and Wikis. Podcasts.

Blogging: Five of the best

Learning with 'e's

Photo by Florian Klauer on unsplash I have been privileged over the past few years to have garnered a good audience for my writing. As this blog approaches 8.5 Blogging has always been one of the ways I best express my ideas, and coupled with teaching, public speaking and a number of interviews on video and through podcasting, it has been my main channel of communication and dialogue with my professional community in recent years.

Sell Courses Using Facebook Ads

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Be it in a blog, writing on other sites, videos, or a podcast. So, if you commit to a podcast then you better be ready to produce the podcast for a very long time. However, Facebook has now emerged as the “go-to” advertising platform. Problem is, Facebook advertising can be intimidating. Wondering where to learn about Facebook advertising?

How to Start and Grow a Podcast and Build an Online Course Empire with Joe Casabona

LifterLMS

Learn how to start and grow a podcast and build an online course empire with Joe Casabona in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Joe runs a podcast called How I Built It. Chris and Joe discuss concepts that apply to both podcasting and course creating in this episode. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Just right off the bat, you have an old blog post. I have a network.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning. > If you believe that an e-Learning blog worths to be included in this list please write a comment with a link to the blog. See you on LinkedIn!

Five Myths of Social Learning

Xyleme

Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. How many blog posts do we read these days whose title ends with the words “ IS DEAD ”?

Jo Cook – The Future of Learning Technology

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Listen to Podcast: [link]. She facilitates, speaks, writes, blogs and tweets on L&D topics. She’s also on Facebook and LinkedIn. iTunes PodcastsIn her role as Deputy Editor of TrainingJournal (TJ) magazine and website, Jo Cook focuses her time on ground-breaking discussion webinars and speaking at events.

Online Course Marketing That Works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast

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We discuss online course marketing that works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. He is the founder of the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast where he and his guests share their knowledge and expertise on how you can grow your business online. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Tom’s over from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast.

Design - Audio - Podcasting - Best of eLearning Learning

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Growing Your Business - Innovative Marketing Using Social Media <!–( The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Instructional Designers need more tools than just writing! Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface - The E-Learning Curve , September 4, 2009. The Best EDU Blogs on the Planet! Podcasting for E-Learning: Recording with Audacity - The E-Learning Curve , September 9, 2009.

Blogging to Peak in 2007?

Tony Karrer

I received a great set of questions via email over the weekend roughly coming out of a two articles: Gartner: Blogging to peak in 2007 , By Some Measures, Blogging May Be Peaking. By end of 2007, will those educators who would ever dabble in blogging have dabbled? And if so, where will that leave blogging as a tool for education? Will it only be used by educators that have kept up blogging. The form of it may or may not be a blog. social computing.

Why Videos and Images Rule for Social Media with Jessie O’Donnell

TechSmith Camtasia

When it comes to using social media to help your customers, it’s often better to show, rather than tell. It’s no secret that videos and images win on social media channels. If you’re using social media to engage with customers, images and videos are a fantastic way to communicate.

The eLearning Alchemist

Adobe Captivate

I’ve started listening to The eLearning Alchemist , a Podcast from Clint Clarkson. He posts them to Linkedin and they are frequently shared within the eLearning community. Anyway, the podcast, which I was unaware of until just a day or two ago, is really well done. In Clint’s case, he is essentially writing long-form blog posts but turning them into audio recordings. The Learning Hook Podcast.

Four roles for social media in workplace learning

Clive on Learning

I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning. There is no question whatsoever that social media is transforming our personal and business lives. Whether or not l&d professionals or senior managers embrace social media doesn't really matter in the long run, because there is no turning back, only futile resistance. Tags: social networking

Why You Need to Understand the Business Outcomes when Making Videos

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To listen to the podcast episode, hit play below, or read on for more… Why you need to understand the business of learning. ” What is LinkedIn Learning? LinkedIn Learning is a library of knowledge from credible industry experts, including Ajay.

Slugs and snails and social enzymes

Learning with e's

Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking. More often, we are learning informally, while playing a massively multi-player online role playing game for example, or listening to a podcast about a news item. You are learning something new now by reading this blog post, and I learnt something new while I was writing it. That's this blog post finished. I'm off now to lay down some social enzymes.

e-Learning 2.0: Surveying Learner Participant TechnoProfile

Vignettes Learning

Social Networking: Surveying Learner Participant TechnoProfile I have been fine-tuning a survey tool to gauge the T echnoProfile of the target learning audience in social learning, networking, collaboration and Learning 2.0 The survey design is based on my discoveries from social learning sessions , ( ASTD handout ) client projects and my research "in helping learners apply their learning" or Micro-Learning Impacts in social networking context.

Barb Smith – Build your Social Media Presence

Learningtogo

Listen to Podcast: [link]. If you’ve been thinking about expanding your digital footprint and not sure just how to begin, you will want to listen to my interview with Barb Smith, web designer and social media consultant, specializing in small businesses like yours. Her services include helping clients navigate the daunting task of web content management, WordPress web development, newsletter publishing, company branding, and social media. Consider starting a blog.

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

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User experience - gestures, do you have to write content specific to platform or cross-platform? Colloboration/social media & MOOCs and the future of learning Social media in business - 3 types of software people use Bloomfire, YaMma, Needs buy in from top - if CEO does it people follow. Social media is really good for company relations but not traditional eLearning as can't be quantified. Collaboration, Social media and MOOCs – the future of learning?

5 Secrets Every Online Course Creator Should Know With Emily Weiss

TechSmith Camtasia

You can watch the video on this topic at the top of this post, to listen to the podcast episode, hit play below, or read on for more… What makes an online course successful? For example, if your blog details a topic’s ‘what’, your course can reveal the ‘how’.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast. in light of social media. These sound a lot like the definition of Social Learning.

E-Learning Authoring Tools Characterized

The E-Learning Curve

This includes everything from hardware such as servers and workers’ desktop computers, software such as learning management systems (LMSs) and authoring applications, delivery mechanisms such as routers and network wiring, and services and processes such as systems administration and the help desk. Includes social-networking sites, video-sharing sites, wikis, blogs, mashups and folksonomies.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs).

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs).

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. The term comes from “web log” which is shortened to “blog.” A blog will allow others to comment on the blog entries but not alter the original entry in any way. Blogs. Social Bookmarking. Social Network. Facebook. LinkedIn. Podcasting.

Digital Participation

Your Training Edge

The digital environment generated a number of opportunities to participate in a sophisticated and goal oriented social, civic and leisure activities when online. Online courses present the opportunity to shape a highly social learning environment that is characterized by the interactivity and participation for both learners and teachers. As per Keardley (2000) [2] , online learning has become a social activity like an individual one.

Final ReCap of Blog Book Tour for Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning

Kapp Notes

Well the Blog Book Tour is finally over and what a great experience. I want to thank all of the people who took time to blog about the book and join in the tour. Then Week One kicked off strongly with A podcast interview with Brent Schlenker. He and I discussed the book, the boomer/gamer knowledge gap and the blog book tour. See The Real World, Second Life and Facebook/MySpace.read the comments to see our points of disagreement).

#40years of educational technology: Social media

Learning with 'e's

By 2006 several social networking sites were enjoying surges in popularity, including MySpace, Bebo and of course, Facebook. Other tools such as wikis, blogs and podcasts also began to be used in education, at first tentatively, and then as embedded features in various programmes of study. Social media lend themselves naturally to support learning through discussions, collaboration and sharing.

Video Marketing on Social Media: 5 Ways To Maximize Your Efficiency

TechSmith Camtasia

However between Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, iTunes and all the other growing social networking platforms, this can be a daunting task. If it’s on Facebook, do Facebook things. Facebook viewers tend to watch videos more passively; so edited videos need to be shorter (20 seconds to a minute long). There is not always a one-size-fits all video and Facebook is a great way to reach many because there are so many more choices. Start with Facebook Live.