Webinar: 6 Tips For Moving Your PowerPoint Project to Captivate

eLearning Brothers

There are many reasons why you might want to move a PowerPoint project into Captivate. This past week, I invited Taylor Ehlert, our resident PowerPoint Evangelist to join me in a webinar highlighting six tips you should follow if you plan to move your PowerPoint projects into Captivate.

PowerPoint Tips, Tricks, and Hacks from 29 Experts

eLearningArt

PowerPoint is an extremely powerful tool when used correctly. But I decided to save you some time… I asked the world’s leading PowerPoint experts the following question: What’s your single best PowerPoint tip, trick, or hack? Powerpoint Presentation Approach Tips.

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PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” Regardless of whether you use PPT or Prezi, content and design are key. I’ve already written about how to create eLearning using PPT, so I won’t re-visit that here.

Tips To Convert Your PPT into an Effective Online Learning Course

CommLab India

Well, if you use PowerPoint presentations for your training, you are doing just that – telling, but aren’t training your learners. Here are 7 tips on how to turn your PowerPoint presentations into an effective, interactive online learning course.

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5 Tips to Transform Your PowerPoint to Interactive E-learning Course [Infographic]

CommLab India

Every organization has a lot of PowerPoint presentations developed for classroom training programs and converting these PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses is one of the major challenges for organizations.

5 Super-Secret PowerPoint Tips I Can’t Live Without

eLearningArt

PowerPoint is a powerful tool, but I’m often surprised that some of the most useful features are hidden. Here are the top 5 tips that would have saved me many, many hours of work over the past few years if I had only known them. Think of PowerPoint as a blank canvas.

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eLearning tips from Tom Kuhlmann

eLearningArt

In this interview Tom shares his advice on how to improve as an eLearning developer, and his thoughts on topics such as PowerPoint based authoring tools, design, rapid eLearning, and more. Is it possible to build an interactive (and attractive) course in PPT? .

Find E-learning Disappointing? 7 Tips to Make It Better

CommLab India

They say online courses are just slides with bulleted lists and some interactive elements to avoid looking like a basic PowerPoint (PPT). That can be true to some extent, as the roots of e-learning are in PPT. ‘Oh no!

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PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George  There are infinite reasons why you may not be able to give a presentation in person, many of which I covered in my article on  adding Text-To-Speech to PowerPoint presentations. When you can't be there in person, but you want to send along a PowerPoint deck in your place, there are a few reasons why you might want to use a slide-sharing site. PowerPoint

15 Benefits of Using PowerPoint in eLearning

DigitalChalk eLearning

Why PowerPoint? It seems that everywhere you go in the eLearning world you run into PowerPoint. Most of the new authoring tools either use PPT as their base or offer the ability to import slides. Are you already using PowerPoint?

Free E-Learning Template: Check Mark Interaction

Rapid eLearning

There are two versions of the free elearning template: Storyline 2 and PowerPoint. Free E-Learning Template: PowerPoint. Download the free PowerPoint template. Production Tips. The PowerPoint version is limited to a click-and-reveal interaction.

Design skill – add hat to photo

eLearningArt

I’ll walk you through how you can make Meg totally safe using either PowerPoint or Photoshop. You can also download the source files to do this in either PowerPoint or Photoshop to follow along and practice. Adding a hat in PowerPoint. Graphic Design Tips Posts PowerPoint blog

7 Proven Tips to Create Effective PPTs For Knowledge Transfer

CommLab India

As a training manager, you know that ILT is one of the methods of knowledge transfer and PowerPoint presentations are an integral part of ILT training. In this blog, we will look at tips for creating effective PPTs that will improve knowledge transfer in your organization.

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Ten Online Training Do’s and Don’ts

eLearning Brothers

Old PowerPoint decks kind-of stink. Now-a-days, almost every training course has a PowerPoint (PPT). This PPT is used during class to help the trainer stay on course and to provide some information to the learner. A few tips: Use bullet points.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Effective design using PPT as a tool. Not PPT 101. Why PowerPoint? Many tools out there that still have to start with ppt Use it as a storyboarding tool, prototyping. Can do an awful lot with PPT. Decide who wins the case When you see something you like, try to do it in PowerPoint.

7 Simple Rapid E-Learning Tips & Free PowerPoint Template

Rapid eLearning

When I’m on the road, I try to squeeze in some informal Articulate jam sessions to answer quick questions or offer a tip or two. Many of these jam sessions produce interesting discussions with some tips and tricks that don’t require a full blog post. PowerPoint Viewer 2007.

Best Practices to Convert Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic below for some tips. eLearning Design Convert PPT to E-learningTraining managers create hundreds of presentations during the course of their job, handling an array of topics. These presentations serve as useful aids to train people face-to-face.

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Right size your PowerPoint imports

Adobe Captivate

Importing your PowerPoint slides into Captivate is as easy as 1-2-3! However, there may be circumstances when the dimensions of the imported PowerPoint slides do not match properly with Captivate slides. Change the PowerPoint dimensions.

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How to Add Captions to Video for Accessibility

Visual Lounge

You don’t have to play the PowerPoint presentation to capture it. With Camtasia, you can directly import the PPT slides and add them to the timeline just like any other kind of media. For Educators Tips & How To'sPeople who are deaf or hard of hearing rely on captions to gain meaning from your video content. But there are a lot of other great reasons for using them, as well. Here’s how to add captions to video for accessibility. What are captions?

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20 Frequently Asked Questions About E-learning Rapid Authoring Tools

CommLab India

There are three types of rapid authoring tools – PowerPoint add-ins, installation-based, and cloud-based. For example, if you only want to make your PowerPoint presentation interactive, PowerPoint add-in authoring tools such as Adobe Presenter or Articulate Studio are good to go with.

Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

PPT Import. We can insert PowerPoint Presentations in all three tools. There is a possibility to download supporting documents from within the eLearning module (PDF, PPT, MS Word, EXE, ZIP, PNG, JPG, etc.).

3 Rapid E-learning Myths Busted

CommLab India

Online courses are developed just by transferring content from PPT files. It is true that the rapid e-learning development methodology leverages existing instructor-led training (ILT) content such as PowerPoint presentations to create online courses.

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7 Effective Remedies for Engaging E-learning Courses [Infographic]

CommLab India

They say online courses are just slides with bulleted lists and some interactive elements to avoid looking like a basic PowerPoint deck. This can be true to some extent, as the roots of e-learning are in PPT. Many training managers complain that e-learning is boring and disappointing.

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The Power of PowerPoint Master Slides in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Master slides in PowerPoint are very powerful and they are easier than ever to do with PPT 07. When using a rapid e-Learning authoring tools that runs off PowerPoint I always start with a template that uses master slides. (or

3 Ways to Make Your E-Learning Course Look Like a Comic Book

Rapid eLearning

To keep it simple we’ll use PowerPoint, but the ideas should work regardless of the tool you use. I created them as shapes in PowerPoint. Use PowerPoint’s master slides to create the layouts. Tutorial : this tutorial walks through the template and shows a few production tips.

Build Gr8 Micro-Learning Course

eLearning 24-7

Using PowerPoint as a course (Ok, you shouldn’t be doing this at all, but I know many do). Usually I find the PPT driven approach, due to it. Tip: You enter the text in each block of your storyboard. Tip: Visually think how the course will look. Tip: If you plan on creating a file that the learner will open within the course, then list that as step one. . Tip: You do not list what type of authoring tool software you are using in your storyboard.

April 2016 eLearningArt Updates

eLearningArt

eLearning design tips from Julie Dirksen: Design for how people learn. This week, I’d like to highlight the: Pixel to Print Size Calculator : If you create graphics in PowerPoint, you know that PPT uses print size (inches), but your image requirements are usually in pixels.

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5 Major Learning Support Tools for Post ERP End-user Training

CommLab India

We simply extracted the audio from the video, divided them into individual slides, and added the audio to the original PowerPoint presentation. This PPT was published to HTML5 using iSpring, a rapid authoring tool. .

The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning. Most PowerPoint templates are designed for standard bullet point presentations. This post will share with you my secrets for creating custom templates in PowerPoint. I don’t typically create a PowerPoint template. Instead I create the background images to use in my PowerPoint slides so it’s easy to just swap out the background. I like your tip to focus on white space.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

G-Cube

For instance, PowerPoint is a tool most SMEs are familiar with and content templates can be developed using this tool. With the help of rapid development tools like Articulate Storyline, a PPT can be easily converted to an e-module – reducing development time considerably.

Starting Out with UI Prototyping

Visual Lounge

Yeah, I know, PowerPoint? But, yes, PPT, Keynote, and Google Slides have enough functionality to create simple wireframes, include higher-fidelity images of your interface, respond to clicks, and even do some animations. Inside TechSmith Design Corner Tips & Tricks

Here’s Another Free PowerPoint E-Learning Template

Rapid eLearning

If you want to succeed at rapid elearning, you have to develop your PowerPoint skills. See what you can do with PowerPoint. You’ll be surprised to find that PowerPoint’s a pretty capable graphics tool. PowerPoint Tips.

Unleash Your E-Learning Graphics from PowerPoint 2007

Rapid eLearning

I was attempting to zip up a PowerPoint 2007 file and accidentally unzipped it to reveal a media folder that held all of the images I was using in my course. Now, keep in mind that this only works for PowerPoint 2007, but it’s still a cool trick, nonetheless.

New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2

mLearning Trends

And, of course, you can import existing PPT/PPTX presentations right into the new app and manipulate all the sides while still leveraging most of the defined interactions (e.g.,

e-Learning vs. Great e-Learning

KZO Innovations

Many of the e-Learning design programs out there allow for direct importing of PowerPoint files. Merely importing PPT for training is a prime example of flat and boring e-Learning. These key tips will help you develop unique and effective ( great ) e-Learning courses. There’s e-Learning, and then there’s great e-Learning – there’s a difference! We know that when it’s done well, e-Learning can be an effective and enjoyable way of acquiring new skills and knowledge.

4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great

Mindflash

Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. 3 (Free) PPT Templates To Make Your Training More Memorable.

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

does not work with a 64 bit Windows OS that has/and you using PowerPoint 2010 – since Snap! is not the only product which has an issue with a 64 bit Windows computer but in combination with PPT 2010, I’m unaware of any other.