Here’s One Way E-Learning Characters Add Value to Your Courses

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/ When designing the visuals for an elearning course there are only so many things that fit on the screen and one of the most important of those things is a character. Here’s why. E-Learning Characters Initiate Engagement Adding the right image initiates engagement because it draws the learner’s attention,…

6 Best Practices in Graphic Designing for eLearners

From TalentLMS by John Laskaris URL: http://www.talentlms.com/blog/6-best-practices-in-graphic-designing-for-elearners/ “Content is King”. If that holds true and we believe it, then graphic design is the Queen! That’s right folks. You may have the best text and the best course materials, but your graphic design (typography, colors and images) will be the first features that will attract and retain your…

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.…