Brandon Borden
Brandon Borden Staff
Associate Marketing Manager at Articulate
Onboarding is the process of introducing a new employee to an organization. New employees dig into onboarding content...
An open-ended question requires a statement as an answer, rather than a “yes” or “no” response. Unlike a multiple cho...
Stock assets are images, icons, vectors, illustrations, and videos created for commercial and personal use. Stock ass...
A glossary is a list of terms and definitions, concepts, or themes related to a specific subject. Course developers m...
Quality Assurance (QA) testing in e-learning is the act of reviewing courses for incorrect grammar, inaccurate or out...
Affordance refers to all of the possible actions in a certain situation, in relation to a user’s perception and capab...
A webinar is a web-based conference that enables users in remote locations to use audio and/or video to communicate a...
Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are metrics used for tracking and analyzing the ...
White space, or negative space, is the empty, unmarked space between the elements in a design. When referring to whit...
xAPI, also known as The Experience API or Tin Can API, is an e-learning software specification used for sending, stor...
Section 508 is a federal law mandating that all electronic and information technology developed, procured, maintained...
Return on Investment (ROI) measures the gain or loss generated by a training project relative to the amount of money ...
A training needs analysis is an assessment that is done to identify if training is needed to solve a business problem...
A job aid is a training resource that helps learners quickly access information or knowledge required to perform job-...
Animations add visual interest to e-learning courses by bringing content to life with movement. A motion path is a ty...
Unlike a quiz, a knowledge check is not typically graded or tracked. Learners complete knowledge checks to gauge thei...
Typography Typography is the design, theory, and art of creating characters for printing. It’s the visual personali...
Technical writing refers to developing instructions or process documentation to provide clear and concise information...
Cloud-based refers to content, data, or resources stored in a virtual environment, like a remote server. You can acce...
Closed captions are subtitles—text transcriptions or descriptions of visual and audio content.In e-learning, closed c...
A whiteboard animation is a moving picture featuring a designer drawing manually or digitally on a blank white canvas...
An explainer video is a short video that covers a specific idea or topic in a simple way. In e-learning courses, expl...
Virtual reality (VR) is a computer-generated experience. Users are exposed to a fully immersive, 3D environment that ...
Slide-based e-learning courses are generally more customized and feature many different types of content, including m...
Web-based e-learning courses have content that responds to the size and shape of the device you’re using, meaning it ...