Posts by Christie Wroten

Your Mission: Speak at LUC 2017

As you may have heard, we had some requests for more time to finish your speaker proposals for the 2017 Lectora® User Conference—so the deadline has been extended to February 1, 2017. And as you’re deciding what topic you might like to submit a proposal for, we wanted to help by providing some mission inspiration. Here…

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Thursday’s Trending eLearning Topic: LUC 2017

Thursday's Trending eLearning Topic: LUC 2017

We’re hearing a lot of excitement from our customers about the 2017 Lectora® User Conference. So for today’s Trending Topic, we decided to round up everything you need to know to get ready for LUC 2017, including some helpful articles with restaurant and entertainment recommendations for your stay in Cincinnati. Who can attend: Lectora, CourseMill®,…

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The Best of eLearning in December 2016

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If you’ve been reading the blog the last few weeks, you know Trivantis® has had an exciting December. After a couple of big product releases, the team got to celebrate during our annual holiday party at the Trivantis Headquarters in Cincinnati—where all our dreams of tacos and decorating ninjabread men cookies came true. Here are…

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Thursday’s Trending eLearning Topic: Gamification

Thursday's Trending eLearning Topic: Gamification

A few weeks ago, we had a fantastic webinar with Karl Kapp, Professor of Instructional Technology and author of the bestselling book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction. Called “How to Think Like a Game Designer: Pro Tips for eLearning,” the webinar showed attendees how a game designer would approach eLearning instruction—as opposed to an…

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Lectora Online: Cloud-based Authoring for Docebo Customers

What happens when the authoring tool Lectora® Online and Docebo’s learning management system are integrated via xAPI? Publishing is simplified, so Docebo’s customers can save time. In addition, they have the opportunity for powerful reporting using xAPI. Let’s talk about xAPI for a minute. The xAPI standard (you may have heard it called The Experience…

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Thursday’s Trending eLearning Topic: Accessibility

Let’s talk Section 508 and WCAG 2.0 standards. Even if your eLearning isn’t required to comply with these specific guidelines, accessibility is an important topic. Plus, as Learning Solutions Magazine writer Pamela Hogle points out in a recent article, accessibility can make the learning experience better for everyone; for example, people who wear glasses shouldn’t…

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Q&A: Using the Flexibility of Lectora for Language Learning

Here at Trivantis®, we love hearing and sharing what our customers are doing with Lectora®. Andrew Lian has been teaching languages since 1971—and he was one of the pioneers of technology-enhanced language learning. Now, Andrew uses Lectora for language learning and loves the flexibility to get creative with JavaScript and HTML extensions: “…The strength of…

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The Best of eLearning in October 2016

October was packed with exciting events. We released Lectora® Online 3.2, started a new contest in the Trivantis® Community, announced pre-conference training, plus shared the awesome eLearning some of our customers are creating with Lectora’s Responsive Course Design™ (RCD). Here are a few of the October eLearning highlights from Trivantis and around the web: A…

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Tuesday Tip: Use Progressive Reveal to Direct Attention

Today’s tip is a simple way to make your eLearning more engaging and effective. Let’s say you need a quick way to focus learners’ attention, such as when you want them to focus on an individual step in a process. In a recent Trivantis® webinar, Diane Elkins, Founder of Artisan E-Learning and co-author of the popular…

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Freebie Friday: Flowchart Interaction With Visited State Buttons

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Did you know? You can build a flowchart interaction in your eLearning using only native Lectora® and Lectora Online shapes and text buttons. Flowcharts are a great visual way to show how a process works—and with Lectora’s button states you can even make your flowchart interactive. In a recent Trivantis® webinar, Jane Hart, Founder of the…

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