Khan Academy and Mastering Voiceover: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. Our goal is to make the weekly #BLPLearn blog a dependable source for quality, curated L&D content.

How to write scripts for webinars, videos and eLearning

BrightCarbon

This blog article could also be called ‘confessions of a voice-over artist.’ So here are my top tips for writing a good script for webinars and videos. Writing scripts: Keep it simple, keep it snappy. Writing scripts: Use punctuation. Writing scripts: Be direct.

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How to Write a Script for a Video (With a Free Template!)

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever tried to write a script? The first thing you want to do before you create a video is write a script, even if it’s brief. And although writing a script can seem daunting, don’t worry. How to write informational or instructional video scripts.

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.

WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A product to market? 64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video. 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.** Add voiceover or music – or both! by Karin Rex, COTP.

Adopting e-Learning: Tips for reaping business benefits out of your elearning initiative

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The Case: A leading direct selling company in the country was facing the challenge of educating and training its sales personnel on their products and selling skills on an ongoing basis. The courses were accompanied by an audio-voiceover which compensated for the minimalistic on-screen text.

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WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A product to market? 64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video. 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Create a storyboard that includes descriptions of onscreen elements, onscreen text, and any voiceover scripting. Add voiceover or music – or both! by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A lesson to teach? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By

762 New eLearning Character Images (and more, of course!)

eLearningArt

We released a ton of new character images, created a bunch of design hacks, and published four awesome blog posts. . As I write, we’re cranking out a bunch more to add in August and beyond. Speaking of the eLearningArt blog, have you been keeping up with the latest articles?

How to Create Your Own e-Learning Video

Trivantis

Unless you’re hiring a professional for the voiceover, you’ll want an external microphone, preferably the kind you can clip to your collar. Steps to Creating a Training Video: Write a Script/Storyboard. Do you ever wish you could include video in your online training?

How To Develop A Channel On YouTube: 6 Steps To Popularity

mysimpleshow

As a B2B-focused channel, you will need to dedicate more time to product demos and trade shows. Write Great Video Scripts The next thing you will need to start doing is writing great video scripts. People love hearing expert opinions on a product or service they want to try.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

G-Cube

Your SME can double up as your audio-voiceover artist. This rough-cut can then be transcribed and edited to create the final script for the audio-voiceover. To know more, write to info@gc-solutions.net. Most corporations perceive learning to be an essential and ongoing process.

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eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.  59% of decision-makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article. Mayer established that combining images with a voiceover to be the most effective way of communicating information – 50-75% better, in fact. Additionally, Karin teaches undergraduate writing courses for Penn State University and is the Instructional Design Lead for InSync Training.

5 Examples on How to Use Explainer Videos in Marketing

mysimpleshow

Simply because more and more consumers prefer watching a short video to learn more about a product than waste a few minutes reading about it. Product awareness Explainer videos for product awareness or differentiation are probably the most common use of explainer videos for marketing.

eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.  59% of decision-makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article. Mayer established that combining images with a voiceover to be the most effective way of communicating information – 50-75% better, in fact. Additionally, Karin teaches undergraduate writing courses for Penn State University and is the Instructional Design Lead for InSync Training

eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.  59% of decision-makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article. Mayer established that combining images with a voiceover to be the most effective way of communicating information – 50-75% better, in fact. Additionally, Karin teaches undergraduate writing courses for Penn State University and is the Instructional Design Lead for InSync Training

Creating an online learning personality

Saffron Interactive

Some e-learning blogs include tips such as ‘use handwritten style fonts to make your e-learning engaging’ – but surely that’s like saying someone is interesting and likeable because they have a nice haircut? Blog Instructional design Uncategorized e-Learning

Elements of Engaging eLearning Design

Origin Learning

In this blog post, we examine some of the key elements of engaging eLearning Design. Have clarity on the content; get it approved by key stakeholders before production; and ensure that it is in harmony with the learning objectives mapped in the original design document.

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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. Your title should clearly state the problem that your video is solving, how it is presented, and the product it applies to.

50 Tips for Better Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Pre-production prep is a crucial process in creating better video. Write a script. The act of writing it down encourages your mind to get specific about how you want to structure your video. to plan it out on paper, as opposed to later in post-production. Production.

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Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube

TechSmith Camtasia

Of note, while Camtasia is primarily a ‘screencasting’ tool, and that’s mostly what I’ve used it for, I also put it to use for an ‘intro’ video that consisted of mostly slides, stock photographs and a voiceover.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. Instructional Design and E-Learning Blogs - Experiencing eLearning , July 6, 2010. Brain Learning and eLearning Design - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2010. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010. The Great LMS Debate - Element K Blog , June 11, 2010.

How to Make Video: Before Starting Your First Video, Part 2

TechSmith Camtasia

This is part 2 of a series about how to make a video, which covers the basics of what to do before you begin production on a video. Writing a script can take time, but can save a lot of time when you start creating your video.

10 Commandments for Mobile App Onboarding Content

Disprz

When you develop content for mobile generation, you should remember one thing: You’re writing for a generation whose attention span is shorter than that of goldfish. Write in short sentences. Write directly. Here’s the fifth amendment: Thou Shalt Write for the Goldfish.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. For more on this topic, see Grove’s blog posts on accessibility business case arguments ). For example, there are presentations on how to write great alt text.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For more on this topic, see Grove’s blog posts on accessibility business case arguments ). For example, there are presentations on how to write great alt text. Voluntary Product Accessibility Template. Two cautions are in order: A VPAT is filled out by the vendor of the product.

Ten Commandments for Mobile Onboarding Content

Disprz

When you develop content for mobile generation, you should remember one thing: You’re writing for a generation whose attention span is shorter than that of goldfish. Write in short sentences. Write directly. Here’s the fifth amendment: Thou Shalt Write for the Goldfish.

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Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning

Tony Karrer

The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course , and Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products. Global web training by a Systems Engineering Manager at a Large Product Corporation. Company-wide training modules by a Lead Courseware Developer at a Security Products Corporation.

How to Get Publicity and Influencer Marketing for Course Creators with Esther Kiss

LifterLMS

Publicity can be generated from new media, such as podcasts, YouTube shows, Facebook live events, blogs, and all kinds of ways. Maybe you’re a super organized and productive person, or you really have your health together and they don’t, or your relationship, or whatever it may be.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

The Art Of Writing Great Voice Over Scripts - The eLearning Coach , November 10, 2010Want to improve how you write for the ear? Post from: The eLearning Coach The Art Of Writing Great Voice Over Scripts. Questions I’m no Longer Asking - elearnspace , November 2, 2010I strive to strike a reasonable balance between reading blogs, books, and peer-reviewed articles. Post from: The eLearning Coach These 12 Unique Blogs Are Written By Professors. We are its product.

Elements of Ideal eLearning Design

Origin Learning

In this blog post, we examine some of the key elements of ideal eLearning Design. Have clarity on the content; get it approved by key stakeholders before production; and ensure that it is in harmony with the learning objectives mapped in the original design document.