Entries by Lisa Parmley

What is a Premium Domain Name?

You’ve got a great idea for a business and have come up with the perfect domain name. Now is the time of reckoning. You go to a domain search tool and type it in and … … It’s $1000! Whaaaaatttt? Never mind the fact domain names are only supposed to cost like $20 a year. What’s […]

What To Do After Buying a Domain Name?

So you’ve spent all the time required to choose a domain name for your online course business and purchased it. Now what? If you’re wondering what to do after buying a domain name then read on to discover your next steps. You’ve got to do some set-up to get that domain name working for you. […]

SCORM vs Tin Can API: Which Meets Your Needs Best?

If you’re thinking about creating an eLearning course then you’ve probably heard the terms SCORM and Tin Can API tossed about. Alternately, if you’ve already got a SCORM compliant course you may be considering making the move to Tin Can compliance. If you’re in either boat you need to understand what these two eLearning standards […]

The Power of eLearning Gamification

What’s Gamification? Gamification is the use of game mechanics and design to supplement non-game situations by increasing engagement, participation, problem-solving and competition. In this sense, gamifying does not create anything new, it only amplifies the effect of an existing experience by applying the motivational techniques that make games engaging and competitive. Gamification is a hot […]