A lot of course designers today are really trying to move past click-and-read courses. They realize the value of non-linear and scenario-based learning.
One area many course desig[...]
What Ms. Frizzle can teach online course designers about storytelling.
Ever tried to create an engaging text-based online course? It’s harder than it sounds.
See, many text-based[...]
PSA: Dangers of Vertical Video Syndrome
Vertical videos are bad. The good news is that you can take steps to prevent vertical video syndrome.
Learn about the two types of peopl[...]
Build repetition into your courses is to mimic the CAPTCHA concept and replace your e-learning next button with NEXTCHA.
Simple and efficient image editor with some nice filter effects.
TubeChop allows you to easily chop a funny or interesting section from any YouTube video and share it.
Choosing the right background is all you need to transform a typical quiz into something more meaningful.
View the full post w/tutorials at Articulate’s Word of Mouth[...]
Create custom drop shadows for transparent images in PowerPoint
Using PowerPoint's fill shape feature, you can create custom drop shadows complete with transparency and blur eff[...]
Simple visual copy editing process for PowerPoint and E-learning makeovers that addresses core design elements in every slide.
Storyline’s lightbox feature is a great way to bring content into your current slide. But there could be times when you want more control over the look and feel of the lightbox[...]
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create a looping video effect to use for slide backgrounds using triggers.
Storyline source: Download
VocabGrabber lets you automatically create lists of vocabulary from any text or e-learning script.
Here's a quick and easy way to transcribe e-learning audio interviews.
E-learning Portfolios: Loading Courses in WordPress Lightbox
So you want to share your online training portfolio from your WordPress blog? A lightbox option is an simple and elega[...]
Fount: Identify any web font you see!
Fount will tell you which web font in your font-stack you are actually seeing – not just what is supposed to be seen.
It’ll also tell you [...]
We used to refer to poorly written objectives as "stray dogs" and "broken promises" because they never showed up after the opening screen. It kind of makes you wonder why learning [...]
Screenr's embed codes make it super easy to insert screencasts directly into PowerPoint.
So, while most times you'll work with the newer <iframe> embed codes, PowerPoi[...]
Gamification of the Next Button
Looking to increase e-learning stickiness without adding extending your development timeline? This simple trick guarantees learners will remain foc[...]
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