7 Reasons Your E-Learning Website Needs a Blog

LearnDash

Blogging is one of the oldest marketing tools on the Internet—and still one of the best. Yes, I am talking about blogging. The blog has been a foundation of Internet culture practically since its inception. Blogging can help you grow an audience and establish your brand.

Instructional Writing, Identifying Strengths: ID Links 4/13/21

Experiencing eLearning

I share these links periodically here on my blog. In this post, I share links on instructional writing, identifying strengths, project management tools, design principles, and more. Instructional writing. Scenario Writing: Top 5 Pitfalls | Scissortail Creative Services, LLC.

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Add SSL To Your Website (or Else)!

LearnDash

Often I write about the elearning industry’s latest news, tools, tips, tricks, and technology. The topic I want to talk about is applicable whether you have online courses or not – and that’s implementing SSL ( Secure Sockets Layer ) for your website. When this site started some years ago it was only a blog. As time went on the site moved to learndash.com and the intent of the site went beyond blogging.

With a New Website Comes New Goals

LearnDash

It is with great pleasure that I get to write today to unveil the new design of LearnDash.com, and not just because of the fresh new look but because with the new design comes our updated approach to the e-learning market. For those of you who may not know the LearnDash story, we started from a humble blog back in 2012 long before a “WordPress LMS” was even consider a thing. ” WordPress… isn’t that for blogs!? Notice anything different?

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. the chance to write their answer in a text box. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

How to Write an Irresistible Course Description

LearnDash

And yet, what you write in your course description is one of the most important factors in convincing learners to sign up. Depending on how you’ve structured your website, or where you’re listing your course, the space you have to describe your course may vary considerably. But if you’re also writing a longer course page—which I would recommend—it may help to start with the detailed version and then edit down to something in the neighborhood of 150 words.

Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging to build your business. This is specifically about what I have learned about blogging to build your reputation as a learning consultant over my 9+ years of blogging. I started blogging in December 2006 as a tool for my own professional development. Now I have my business in one place and my blog in another, which splits my online identity. Writing.

The Art of Business Writing

Your Training Edge

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of business writing? On a daily basis, you might text a client, write an advertisement, or write an online post for your website or blog. When you’re writing, choosing the right words, message, and tone can be difficult. These tips will help you refine your writing style and convey the proper message with your words. Are you writing to one specific person?

How to Build an Online Education Website Like Udemy

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

There’s no doubt in the fact that Udemy is the most successful e-Learning website ever created. Most e-learning websites can only dream to achieve that kind of success. website, mobile apps). How to Set Up an eLearning website like Udemy?

Host Student Websites with Google Drive

TechSmith Camtasia

I’m a science teacher by trade, but I also dabble in writing HTML, CSS, and, more recently, some JavaScript. programming language that brings interactivity to websites. A problem I ran into when I was teaching a basic web design course was that I didn’t have a good way to host or display student websites. In other words, if your school or district has Google Apps for Education, every student now has file management and website publishing capabilities.

How to Upload & Publish Adobe Captivate Course on WordPress Website?

Adobe Captivate

Following what other members are posting (Question & Blog), i found a very interesting question coming up again n again. The question is: How to Upload & Publish Adobe Captivate Course on WordPress website? To answer this question, i’m writing a proper step by step guide which is going to help you publishing your course on WordPress website. Requirements: To upload your course on WordPress website, you need a Plugin.

The Best eLearning Websites to Bookmark

LearnUpon

From webinars and eBooks to design tips and podcasts, there’s an immense amount of eLearning websites and resources available online. Resource Type: eLearning Company Blog. Aurion Learning is a blog written by eLearning experts who use unusually creative techniques to help the company’s clients find a solution to L&D challenges. Camtasia’s blog has straightforward tips that really help. Resource Type: eLearning Professionals’ Blog. LearnUpon Blog.

How to Start an Online Fitness Website (5-Step Process)

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

And, websites like Fitfatherproject or Gaia make for great examples. So, if you’re someone who’s looking to start an online fitness website, LearnDash LMS stands as a golden opportunity to do so without heavy investments. Step 1: Get the look and vibe of your fitness website on point.

How To Sell Online Courses From Your Own Website

Pinlearn

Considering the best way to sell online courses , you can either create and sell online courses from your own website or leverage a self-hosted LMS solution or use third-party marketplaces like Udemy, Coursera, etc. . Post Blogs Relevant To Your Field. Contribute Guest Blogs.

Leveraging Your Blog to Create a Course

LearnDash

You spent a lot of time creating your blog posts, why not leverage that hard work to create your course? One of the best ways to determine if your course idea is worthwhile is to start a blog around that particular subject first. As you write on the subject you will start to see whether or not people are interested in the topic by looking at your things like your site traffic stats and most popular blog posts. LearnDash started as a simple two-page blog.

How to Combine Donations with Your LMS Website With Devin Walker from GiveWP

LifterLMS

Learn how to combine donations with your LMS website with Devin Walker from GiveWP in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. Devin shares some tips for collecting donations and some strategies you can use to get donations through your website.

2019 Blog Review: 13 Years

Experiencing eLearning

2019 was a big year for my blog. This year, I focused on writing new posts plus updating some older content. I started this blog in 2006 as a free wordpress.com blog. I was using my blog primarily as a tool for my own reflection and learning. Blogging

How to Build WordPress LMS Websites for Schools, Camps, Enrichment Programs, and Nonprofits with Tara Claeys

LifterLMS

Learn how to build WordPress LMS websites for schools, camps, enrichment programs, and nonprofits with Tara Claeys in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. She built a website for her business, and that was in about 2010.

Ten more tips for a popular website

Saffron Interactive

In April we published our top ten tips for building a learning website in a reasonable timeframe and on a reasonable budget. Well, since then it seems like everyone at Saffron has been hard at work on website building (and not just ‘reasonable’ ones either!), This time we share some of the secret sauce that goes into a flamin’ hot website so good your audience will want to eat it up! For example, a website designed to attract accountants won’t also attract teenagers.

WordPress Learning Management System Website Accessibility with Susan Wheeler-Hall

LifterLMS

We discuss building WordPress learning management system website accessibility with Susan Wheeler-Hall in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. She had always lived writing, public speaking, disability advocacy, and teaching about how to sell a service to the disabled population, so naturally she extended out into offering services to help companies do that. Were you blogging? Her website for that is LifeSmarts.ca.

Research tips for script writing

mysimpleshow

A carefully researched script enhances the quality of the video and determines the success of the explainer video, but the challenge is to write a script that is clear and concise. Make sure to also put a reference at the end of each source of information, in case you want to revisit the website. Then start to re-write the information in your own words. For a short explainer video a maximum of 3 sources should be sufficient for the writing of the script.

Curated Insights: Writing Good Questions

Axonify

Can you write a good multiple choice question? Many L&D pros just don’t realize how difficult it is to write a good question. Our March curated insights explore what it takes to write effective questions and how they can be used as part of a modern learning experience. We’ve all been guilty of writing bad questions, especially early in our ID careers. How to Plan, Design and Write Tests from eLearning Coach Podcast. Writing a good question is difficult.

ID and eLearning Links 9/29/20

Experiencing eLearning

I share these links periodically here on my blog. In this post, I share links on writing better dialogue, sample projects for inspiration, and useful tools for different kinds of learning. Writing dialogue. How to Write Natural Dialogue in 11 Steps, With Examples!

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know

Pinlearn

And guess what, I worked on creating my portfolio of courses, designed a website, crafted a marketing and brand strategy, and made money. I’m writing this article to tell you that it’s a good business proposition to sell online courses from your own website. Create content in multiple formats such as word documents, PDFs, e-books, presentations (PowerPoint), info-graphs, blogs, etc. Step #3: Create your own Website. Start a blog.

Should You Write an Ebook for Your Online Course?

LearnDash

If you’ve never considered writing an ebook, here’s how to decide if it’s the right marketing strategy for your online course. You’ve been working on your marketing strategy for a while, you’ve got your course up and your blog rolling, but you’re still looking for a good way to draw in leads for your online course. It’s a tough position to be in, but I have a suggestion for you: write an ebook. If you can write an online course, you can write an ebook.

Curated Insights: Writing Good Questions

Axonify

Can you write a good multiple choice question? Many L&D pros just don’t realize how difficult it is to write a good question. Our March curated insights explore what it takes to write effective questions and how they can be used as part of a modern learning experience. We’ve all been guilty of writing bad questions, especially early in our ID careers. How to Plan, Design and Write Tests from eLearning Coach Podcast. Writing a good question is difficult.

How to Set Up Your Online Course Website with LifterLMS Expert and WordPress LMS Freelancer Will Middleton

LifterLMS

Learn how to set up your online course website with LifterLMS expert and WordPress LMS freelancer Will Middleton in this episode of the LMScast podcast from LifterLMS. ”, or sometimes people will want me to build a website and then teach them how to use it.

How to Build a Beautifully Designed Training Based Membership Website with WordPress with Melissa Love from the Marketing Fix

LifterLMS

Learn how to build a beautifully designed training based membership website with WordPress with Melissa Love from the Marketing Fix in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. What has normally happened in the past is, and this might resonate with anyone who has ever built a website.

Blogging For Your Business – What Do You Know About It?

Your Training Edge

That’s true of most online marketing practices, but it applies doubly to blogging. Not so long ago, blogging was niche. But blogging has come into the light and younger generations are. Blogging is a lot of work. The first misconception is that blogging is a big amount of work. Is blogging a lot of work in comparison to, say, cold calling or personally designing all of the ads you put out through social media? Blogging isn’t cost-effective.

How to Get More Visitors to Your WordPress LMS Website with SEO Expert David Attard from Collective Ray

LifterLMS

Learn how to get more visitors to your WordPress LMS website with SEO expert David Attard from Collective Ray in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. David’s story of how he got into content writing is quite interesting.

Good Writing

Tony Karrer

What is Good Writing? Rubrics and Good Writing One of my favorite conversation topics is always looking at how school has changed from when I went through. When I was going through school, I often felt that my writing assignments were judged arbitrarily. He had various writing style requirements that slowly added up over the course of the semester. There are also some automated systems that students can submit their writing to that grades it based on various criteria.

My blog as a learning experience

Challenge to Learn

A little more than a year ago I wrote my first blog, just to experience what is was like to write one. My first blog (which I called ’my first blog’) didn’t even had a proper subject, I just wrote a blog to see what would happen. To my surprise quite a number of people read it and they encouraged me to continue and really start blogging. For the first post I named my blog Kasper Spiro’s blog. blogging e-Learning

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Julian Stodd’s blog. Rapid eLearning | Adobe Captivate Blog. The Rapid E-learning Blog. If you’re a learning designer who’s facing a challenge, see if it’s been handled on Cathy Moore’s blog. This isn’t a commercial blog, and that’s a big part of the charm.

Rodica Irodiu Shares How to Make a Fast, Beautiful Online Course WordPress Website with the Neve Theme by ThemeIsle

LifterLMS

Rodica Irodiu shares how to make a fast, beautiful online course WordPress website with the Neve theme by ThemeIsle in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. If you’d like to try out the new Neve theme on your WordPress website, you can find it here.

5 Tips for Writing an Engaging Online Training News Release

Ed App

In this article, we will explore some tips about how to write an engaging online training news release. Let’s go through 5 tips which will help you write an engaging online training news release: 1. Write a Great Hook. A great hook is always the mantra to success while writing a killer news release. Make a sentence which answers 5W’s– Who, Why, What, Where, and When — and get the story hook which will help you writing a story that your readers won’t forget.

5 Great Tips to Write Engaging Quiz Questions for Marketing

ProProfs

There have been cases wherein the quizzes shared went so viral, that customers ended up visiting the websites of brands that created the quizzes. On July 7, 2014, a food blog shared a quiz called “Which cake are you?” on social media. Food52 had created this quiz so that they could drive the participants on their website where they had several cake recipes. That’s why knowing how to write perfect quiz questions is critical to constructing engaging quizzes.

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

learnWorlds

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.