Elearning

Learning at Large: The new podcast for L&D leaders

If you love learning from the wins, worries and war stories of learning leaders in your shoes, then this podcast will soon become a firm favorite. Learning at Large is the podcast where business leaders talk high-impact learning at scale: challenges, innovations and the future. Coming soon: Subscribe to our newsletter to get notified about […]

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Why bite-sized elearning is important (3 reasons)

Bite-sized elearning modules are small, self-contained information nuggets. They typically range in duration from 1 to 15 minutes and are usually focused on one or two tightly defined learning objectives. Here are a few examples. In contrast, more conventional elearning modules can take between 30 and 60 minutes (or longer) to consume and have a […]

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4 awesome examples of gamification in elearning

Gamification is a word with a lot of baggage! Maybe you hear it, roll your eyes and think “buzzword”? Or perhaps it sounds a bit daunting to you? The truth is, there are loads of ways to incorporate games and gaming elements into your elearning. Read on for a few inspiring examples of gamification in […]

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5 brilliant examples of branching in elearning: branching scenario examples and more

When it comes to online learning experiences, branching can be a great way to help learners practice, keep things interesting and relevant, and improve retention. Get ideas for how you could better engage your audience with these five branching examples. Branching simply means designing different routes through the content, depending on input from the user. […]

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Scorm vs Tin Can (xAPI)

The decision about which content standards to use when producing elearning will affect the longevity of your content and systems. Whilst SCORM is the most widely used elearning standard, xAPI opens up a wealth of opportunity for tracking, personalizing and improving learning experiences. We take a look at how they compare… Both SCORM and Tin […]

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The ultimate authoring tool buyer’s guide

Choosing an elearning authoring tool isn’t easy and it takes more than a free trial. With each tool offering a wide range of features, workflows and support packages, it’s key you find the right fit for all your stakeholders’ needs, now and two years down the line. This detailed guide and six point scorecard is […]

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3 strategies to turn boring topics into engaging content

If your role involves creating elearning, you’ve likely experienced that sinking feeling when you realise that the long, dense, dull manual that’s appeared on your desk is the content for your next elearning module. You want to create something snappy and engaging, but how do you make a seemingly boring subject interesting? What not to […]

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4 killer examples of xAPI used for more effective learning

xAPI is a game changer. It can help you to identify where learning interventions might be needed; measure the impact of blended learning experiences; and identify how they could be improved. In this blog we take a closer look at what xAPI is and share some real-world examples of xAPI in action. What is xAPI? […]

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5 excellent learning portal examples

Learning portals are becoming an increasingly popular choice for organizations that want to get elearning content to their learners, fast. The flexibility of employee training portals offers a more simple, scalable solution for learning distribution compared to that of the learning management system (LMS). So, let’s take a look at some great examples of elearning […]

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12 elearning agencies that use Elucidat

Are you looking for an elearning agency to help with your next project? There is a wide array of organizations out there that offer elearning solutions. Here are 12 that we know have experience using Elucidat to produce digital learning. Please note: inclusion in this list is not an endorsement of the quality of their […]

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The ultimate guide to cloud-based elearning authoring tools

If you’ve made the move from desktop storage to a service like Dropbox or Google Drive, you’ll have experienced the freedom and collaboration that cloud-based software can bring. With a cloud-based elearning authoring tool, you can experience the same benefits and more when you create elearning content. Say goodbye to lone working at your desk […]

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A people-centered vision for the future of elearning (slides + video)

Data from millions of learners, insight from industry leaders and the testing of ideas in hundreds of projects has revealed the recipe for the most successful elearning projects. Catch up on Simon Greany’s webinar, in which he explored the 6 principles of people-centered elearning and made recommendations for how you can deliver more real-life impact. […]

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10 expert tips for stress-free elearning translation [video]

If you struggle with fiddly, time-consuming elearning translations then you’re not alone! There are some common, yet avoidable trip hazards that can throw your project into a spin. We teamed up with translation experts at TransPerfect to share best practice tips for a smoother translation process. You can watch the full recording of our webinar, […]

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4 ways to structure a winning elearning production team

How do you get the most out of your elearning production team and create smart, user-focused elearning, efficiently? Here we share four tried and tested configurations, each with their different merits, to help you develop a winning elearning dream team. Think skills not job roles for your team Underpinning our winning elearning team configurations is […]

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