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by Stephen Haskin

You’re probably making video for your eLearning, but are you making the best use of video? Here are ways to think about video and video production (including tips on equipment and location shooting) that make it practical and give it that big- budget look (on a shoestring)!

Feature   |   September 14, 2015
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by Max Yoder

Planning to include a video in your next eLearning production? Write the script first! Working from a script saves time and makes editing go much better, as you will learn from this article.

Tip   |   September 9, 2015
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by John Parsons

Video for eLearning is not just recorded lectures (long and boring) or high-end productions (long and expensive). It’s time to re-imagine video as a collection of shorter pieces—eLearning content that you can reuse and recycle—to reduce costs and increase our courseware flexibility.

Tip   |   August 19, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

New links to some of the latest and greatest content offered through The eLearning Guild. This week: picking an authoring tool for mobile learning, designing mobile learning user interfaces, an authoring tool comparison, and creating a 3-D effect in PowerPoint.

Spotlight   |   August 6, 2015
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by Jane Bozarth

Sometimes we find ourselves in a situation where we can either not do something at all, or we can figure out how to do it with no money. Many times this happens when it comes to finding art for our eLearning productions. Here are some tricks that will help you make the most of what you’ve got—for no money!

Column   |   August 4, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

New links to some of the latest and greatest content offered through The eLearning Guild. This week: comic book- style animation (a DemoFest winner), learner motivation, PowerPoint improvement, shooting steady-smartphone video, lessons learned for MOOCs, and lots of links!

Spotlight   |   July 29, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

Audio—in other words, sound—is a key sensory element in eLearning productions. In a good production, audio can engage learners, it can add to the information the learners receive, and it can provide important cues. There are many resources in The eLearning Guild’s archives to help you include audio in your productions. Here are six examples.

Tip   |   July 22, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

Scripts are an important, make that vital, part of creating effective video. Unfortunately, most eLearning designers never receive any training in how to write a script that works! Here are six outstanding resources from the Guild archive that will help you put together professional, effective scripts.

Tip   |   July 15, 2015
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by News Editor

eLearning Brothers announces the acquisition of the Arlington, Virginia-based Get My Graphic.

News   |   May 28, 2015
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by News Editor

iSpring announces an upgrade for iSpring Pro 7.1, its classic PowerPoint-based tool. New in this upgrade is easy creation of video from slides and one-click publishing to YouTube.

News   |   May 27, 2015
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