Category: Authoring

Learning Objectives, e-learning, Authoring, "elearning best practises"

E-learning best practices: Nine cornerstones of effective course creation

Most people in the workforce are experts in a certain field and are happy to share their knowledge with others. However, very few people are experts when it comes to creating e-learning courses. That's why we have identified nine cornerstones that can guide you in creating meaningful, effective learning content. Below, we introduce each of the cornerstones and tell you where you can find out detailed information about each one.

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Learn the optimal size for e-learning design: Bite size is the right size.

When it comes to e-learning, less is more. Authors should avoid creating courses or assessments that are too large for people to chew on in one go. To find out the right size, duration and medium for an effective e-learning design, Easygenerator conducted a study with over 200 participants which it then enhanced with existing market research.

 

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How to create courses following the right order for high learning impact

When authors create courses, most people start by writing content and maybe adding a few types of questions at the end. The problem with this approach  is that you wind up with "Powerpoint-like" courses that are neither engaging nor effective.

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Quick Start - How to create your first course

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New to e-Learning? Easygenerator gives you a kick-start

Are you ready to develop an e-Learning course? Watch out!  It can get complicated very quickly because you need to:

  • Buy and install an authoring environment and be trained on it.
  • Buy, install and customize a LMS.
  • Provide course hosting and access for learners.
  • Have knowledge of SCORM and XAPI (TinCan).
  • Have instructional design knowledge.
  • Design course look and feel.

All that has changed now! Easygenerator offers all this and more with unique pricing that includes a free monthly plan, $19 (starter Plan) and $39 (Plus Plan). This post reviews all this information and explains how easygenerator revolutionizes the world of e-Learning, making it accessible to everyone.

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How to use PowerPoint, Word or PDF files in Easygenerator

In Easygenerator it is possible to upload your PowerPoint as a starting point for your course, but it is also possible to embed any kind of other document; PowerPoints, Word, Excel, PDF. It is (not yet) possible to upload your document directly in Easygenerator (we are working on that). But here is a simple way that will give you the same result.

Authoring

Introducing: The New Course Editor

Creating the structure of your eLearning courses or assessments is at the heart of what engages your learners. Without the right effective structure and engagement, turning the course content into learning outcomes (goals that describe how each student will be different based on their learning experience) is much harder.

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Easygenerator’s New Course Editor

As the world’s easiest eLearning authoring and knowledge sharing tool, we’re constantly improving the Easygenerator experience for our users. This week we’re happy to announce that the new course editor that, was introduced earlier, becomes the default editor for all new easygenerator users. This decision is based on two important points:

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2016: By far the best year ever for Easygenerator

2016 was a remarkable year for authoring software provider Easygenerator. Revenue doubled and the company successfully continued its international expansion, raising expectations for 2017 even higher.

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How to create a hotspot in Easygenerator

At easygenerator we add features and improvements every week. This week I want to draw your attention to a cool new feature: The HotSpot

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