Do Not Place Animated Gifs in Text Instructions

Do Not Place Animated Gifs in Text Instructions

Animated Gifs are very distracting. Do not place these in the middle of teaching text where people are trying to follow instructions. The purpose of an online course, or any other online instruction, is to teach the user something. The user experience needs to be...
Kim Shivler Guest Appearance on LMSCast Podcast

Kim Shivler Guest Appearance on LMSCast Podcast

On November 20, 2017 I was honored to be a guest on the LMSCast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett. Chris and, his business associate, Thomas Levy are the creators of LifterLMS. LifterLMS is one of my favorite WordPress learning management system plugins because it has...
Kim Shivler Guest Appearance on Rethink.fm Podcast

Kim Shivler Guest Appearance on Rethink.fm Podcast

On August 10, 2017, I was honored to be a guest on Jackie D’Elia’s Rethink.fm podcast. Jackie and I met on the WP-Tonic roundtable podcast and we got together to talk about WordPress Learning Management System plugins. We covered some of my favorite LMS...
Twitter Cards can Help Market Your Online Courses

Twitter Cards can Help Market Your Online Courses

Twitter cards are special tweet types that provide extra functionality within Twitter. They allow you to gather leads directly from your Twitter feed, point people to a website, or drive traffic to an app. My favorite use of the cards is to gather email address optins...
Guest Appearance on Conscious Millionaire Podcast

Guest Appearance on Conscious Millionaire Podcast

I love talking about online courses and my overall mission in life to help entrepreneurs and individuals teach what they know to make the world a better place. On this podcast guest appearance, I had the chance to speak about business, online courses, and striving...