A Brilliant PowerPoint Tip for Enhanced Custom Graphics
MARCH 8, 2017
Those of you who are familiar with PowerPoint know that it can support and allow for the creation of some amazing graphical content. Another thing that can be drastically different from PowerPoint to Illustrator is the creation process.
PowerPoint & eLearning: PhotoPin, a New Stock Photo Resource
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 1, 2012
by AJ George I have previously written about my favorite stock photo resources. In that same vein I'd like to present Photopin , a new resource that may be useful in your search for budget-friendly stock photos. eLearning PowerPoint I've also posted about how to find Google images you can actually use for commercial use.
Free PowerPoint Templates for eLearning
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
Today we are giving away four PowerPoint Templates and a few other goodies for your eLearning. These PowerPoint Templates can be used in all your standard eLearning authoring tools (iSpring, Snap, Articulate Presenter, and Adobe Presenter). 4 Stock Images and Graphics.
Goldmine for Stock Photos
MARCH 17, 2014
Over the years there have been some image repositories to come about, many of which are quite good and very useful when creating an elearning course or even just a PowerPoint presentation. If you have been creating digital content, then you have searched for photos online.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
to pause and take stock before starting. Fill in gaps with DIY formats like PDFs or PowerPoint slides. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND. PERFORMANCE – BETWEEN.
eLearning & PowerPoint: A Great FREE Resource
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 7, 2011
I've talked a lot about where to get free stock photos , about how to manipulate stock photos , and tips for creating your own graphics. " eLearning PowerPointby AJ George.
How to Customize Free Stock Photos For Your Presentations
AUGUST 11, 2015
The good news is that there are more than enough free stock images available, such as these three earlier posts where I shared 80 free stock photos , 45 free stock photos , and 60 more free stock photos. 7 Ways to Overlay Text & Customize Free Stock Photos.
eLearning and PowerPoint: The Right to Bare Slides
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 20, 2013
" Often the same holds true for PowerPoint presentations. "PowerPoint doesn't kill presentations, people kill presentations." Keep in mind that PowerPoint presentations are plentiful--particularly bad ones.
A Dozen Free Stock Video Sites for E-Learning
MAY 3, 2016
Examples of Free Stock Video Courses. Great use of stock video throughout. Find Free Stock Videos. One of the first questions that comes up is where to get free stock videos. And don’t forget about all of the free stock photo sites we covered earlier.
A Huge Month for New Cutout People Images and eLearning Templates
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Most of these new templates were Cutout People Images but also included Adobe Captivate Templates, Articulate Storyline Templates, Lectora Templates, and PowerPoint Templates. PowerPoint Templates ( iSpring , Snap , Articulate Presenter , Adobe Presenter ). . .
80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning
APRIL 14, 2015
In a previous post I shared some free stock images via Unsplash. Today, I’ve done the same thing only this time the curated images are from Startup Stock Photos. You can download entire folder of free stock images here.
45 Free Stock Images for Your E-Learning Courses
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
One of my favorite sites for free stock images is Unsplash.com. They provide hundreds of free stock images with a Creative Commons Zero license. Download Free Stock Images. You can see a sampling below and download the curated free stock images here.
A Complete List of Free Stock Image Sites for E-Learning
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
The Internet is rife with free things, especially free stock image sites. However, there are usually three main issues with the free stock image sites: The free stock images aren’t really free. The free stock image sites are only there to point to for-pay stock image sites.
How To Fill The Void of Missing Powerpoint Clipart
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
The Clipart library has been available within the PowerPoint and MS Word programs since the mid-1990s. However, the Bing solution might not be the best long-term fix for MS users of stock graphics, and other images. eLearning Powerpoint Resouces Resources powerpoint
Top PowerPoint Tips
DECEMBER 8, 2014
PowerPoint is probably the single best multimedia application available because of its versatility. PowerPoint also offers ease of entry. The main challenge with PowerPoint is that many people don’t fully understand the features and usually do very basic work with PowerPoint.
Best PowerPoint Tutorials for E-learning
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
When we started this blog in 2007, PowerPoint-based elearning was all the rage, and for good reason. Today, the elearning market is different and PowerPoint elearning isn’t as important (or relevant) as it was ten years ago. But that doesn’t mean PowerPoint’s obsolete.
How to Customize Illustrations in PowerPoint
APRIL 26, 2016
In this post we’ll look at an easy way to customize illustration in PowerPoint, since it’s a tool most of us have and it’s easy to do. Finding the Right Illustrations in PowerPoint & E-Learning. How to Edit Vector Illustrations in PowerPoint.
Free PowerPoint Template: Conversation Interaction
JULY 21, 2015
Here’s a free PowerPoint template I built for a recent workshop. I used it to show how to create interactive conversations in PowerPoint using hyperlinks. How to Edit the Free PowerPoint Template. Download the free PowerPoint template here.
eLearning Brothers Makes a Powerful Point by Acquiring Get My Graphic
MAY 19, 2015
This acquisition continues eLearning Brothers’ commitment to serve the eLearning Community, this time by providing high-end PowerPoint graphics to it’s customers. These templates, along with the eLearning, medical, and stock libraries, are currently available.
How to Easily Search through Free Stock Images
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
It seems like every day there’s a new site that offers free stock images. Seriously, how many stock images are you really using? In the past, I’ve save you some time by reviewing free stock images and curating them into contextual downloads. Stock Up.
Even More Free Stock Images for E-Learning
APRIL 11, 2017
Apparently, the internet can’t get enough of free stock images as it seems there are new sites popping up every day. Free Stock Images for E-Learning Resources. This saves a bunch of time because you don’t need to visit every single free stock image site.
Create Free Icons and Images in PowerPoint Using Dingbat Fonts
MARCH 7, 2017
Looking at the free icons reminded me of simple trick we show in our PowerPoint workshops. It’s one I’ve shared in the past when I showed how to create custom shapes in PowerPoint , but today I’m adding a bit more detail. You’ll need PowerPoint 2013 or newer.
Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
There are 16 free PowerPoint templates and 15 free Storyline templates. Free PowerPoint Templates. Here are a bunch of free PowerPoint templates. Just like the PowerPoint templates, feel free to download them and customize them to meet your needs.
Seven Ways to Use Stock Photos in E-Learing
JUNE 20, 2016
Unless you can afford custom photo shoots, you likely need to purchase stock photos. You may have heard some people talk about how much they hate stock photos in e-learning : they seem cheesy, they aren’t diverse enough, or they look like the subject is in a vacuum.
Free PowerPoint Template: Tabs Interaction
DECEMBER 22, 2015
At a recent workshop I showed the difference between creating interactive elearning in PowerPoint and Storyline. Following is the free PowerPoint template and the corresponding Storyline version. Free PowerPoint Template. Click here to download the free PowerPoint templates.
E-Learning Tidbits: Free Stock Photos & Award Winners
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
More Free Stock Photos. I just noticed that one of my favorite free stock photo sites, StartUp Stock Photos , released a bunch more photos. Download the free stock photos here. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images.
Create a photo slideshow in PowerPoint
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
I recently created a photo slideshow (using PowerPoint) of my dad’s life-sized chess set sculpture that’s at Facebook (Go Dad!). I found that PowerPoint was a surprisingly powerful slideshow creation tool. Save the PowerPoint slideshow as a video that you can upload to YouTube.
Free PowerPoint Template: Circle Lift
JULY 28, 2015
Here’s another free PowerPoint template that you’re free to use in your online training courses. See the Free PowerPoint Template in Action. Below is an example of the free PowerPoint template without any content in it. Click here to view the PowerPoint demo.
Medical Templates Had a Momentous Month
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
Captivate Templates Company Course Starters eLB News eLearning eLearning Template Library Medical Templates Our Favorites People Pictures PowerPoint Products/Reviews Stock Images Templates Medical Stock Images Medical Templates had another momentous month in October!
Why PowerPoint Isn’t the Right Choice for Interactive E-Learning
DECEMBER 8, 2015
If you follow this blog then you know that I’m a big fan of PowerPoint. But is PowerPoint the best option if you want to create interactive elearning? Here’s What Makes PowerPoint Special. Top PowerPoint Tips & Tricks. 3 PowerPoint Shortcuts.
How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint
JUNE 16, 2015
In this post we’ll explore how to edit free vector images in PowerPoint. However, if you get the image in.EPS format you may be able to edit the free vector images in PowerPoint. If the free vector image is in.EPS format you may be able to edit it in PowerPoint.
Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning
OCTOBER 24, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/24/2010 Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning As an e-Learning developer I had to invest a lot of time to find images for my e-Learning projects.
Here Are Two Cool PowerPoint Tips When Building Templates
JUNE 28, 2016
A couple of weeks ago, Creative Markets, gave away this PowerPoint template. I created a PowerPoint tutorial that goes through both tips in more detail. PowerPoint Tip: Use Pattern Fills for Image Placeholders. Starting with PowerPoint 2010, there are some merge shapes features.
New Improvements to Our eLearning Asset Library Interface
APRIL 18, 2016
Common Craft Library Company Cutout People Library Developer Resources eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Graphic Design Resources Instructional Design Resources Medical Image Library News PowerPoint Graphic Library Products/Services Project Management Resources Resources Stock Assets
Push Our PowerPoint Graphics to the Max with Gauge Templates
JULY 7, 2015
Our familiarity with gauges and the wide variety of gauge types are two reason why using gauge-style PowerPoint graphics in eLearning is so genius. To change the icon, delete the shape and replace it with one of your own PowerPoint graphics.
5 PowerPoint Design Tips That Wow!
MAY 9, 2013
Sometimes a PowerPoint presentation may be the majority of your course content. If that is the case, you want to be sure that you have the best PowerPoint you can. Big Stock Photo , iStockphoto , and Shutterstock are three great resources, full of quality images!