A Three-Step Process to Create Hand Drawn Custom Characters

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/create-hand-drawn-custom-characters/ In previous posts we discussed how visual thinking helps us focus on core concepts and teaches us to communicate those with graphics and other visual elements. We also looked at ways to practice developing your visual thinking skills so that you can effectively apply them to your course design.…

Reduce the Weak Links in Your eLearning: Part 1

From eLearning Brothers by Brother Sean URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/reduce-weak-links-elearning-part-1/ Our brains are wired to analyze patterns, make predictions, and form links between different phenomena. One of these cognitive tricks our brains play is called the spacial contiguity principle, which states that we learn more effectively when related elements are grouped together, such as an image and its…

7 Tips To Choose Multimedia For Your eLearning Course

From eLearning Industry by Christopher Pappas URL: http://elearningindustry.com/7-tips-to-choose-multimedia-for-your-elearning-course In this article I will discuss the basics of selecting the multimedia that will draw in the learners and will provide them with the best possible eLearning experience, without taking away any from the value of the core content itself. I will share 7 eLearning tips on how to…

10 Creative Ways To Use Free Timeline Makers in eLearning

From eLearning Industry by Christopher Pappas URL: http://elearningindustry.com/10-creative-ways-to-use-free-timeline-makers-in-elearning In this article I will highlight 10 creative ways to use free timeline makers in eLearning design and development that can help you boost knowledge retention, clearly convey core concepts, and appeal to your learners’ needs. How To Creatively Use Free Timeline Makers in eLearning Thanks to advancements in…

8 Tips To Use The Next Button In eLearning

From eLearning Industry b yChristopher Pappas URL: http://elearningindustry.com/8-tips-use-next-button-in-elearning The next button in eLearning often gets a bad rap. It’s seen as a “boring” or “predictable” navigation icon that many eLearning professionals avoid like the plague. In this article, I’ll give you some tips that can help you make the most use of this underappreciated icon in your…

New eLearning Templates to Shout About

From eLearning Bothers by Brother Justin URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/new-elearning-templates-shout/ New eLearning Templates recently launched.  Instant downloads for paid subscribers. Start downloading from the eLearning Template Library now. Learn more about eLearning Template Library membership. Articulate Storyline Templates         PowerPoint Templates (iSpring, Snap, Articulate Presenter, Adobe Presenter)                                …

6 Hot Graphic Design Trends for eLearning Gurus in 2015

From eLearning Brothers by Brother Sean URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/6-hot-graphic-design-trends-elearning-gurus-2015/ A huge part of the eLearning experience is the visual aspect. That’s why a graphic designer is such an important part of any eLearning team. And any graphic designer worth their salt should have a discerning eye for the trends that grab people’s attention and get them clicking.…