Welcome to our LMS center. Read insightful articles about the basics of an LMS. What is an LMS? How can you use an LMS? And why should you use an LMS? Read, learn, and use the tips and tricks provided!
What is a learning management system?
Internet companies sure seem to like their abbreviations. They sound so professional: SaaS, Cloud, ERP, LMS ... What is that LMS that people keep bringing up in business meetings? We will explain what LMS means and how you can use one in your organization. It's actually quite simple and it can make you a lot more efficient.
What is a cloud-based (SaaS) LMS?
Okay, you’ve made the decision. You want to introduce a Learning Management System for your organization. However, the next question is whether it should be a cloud-based 'SaaS' or a hosted learning management system. There are significant differences between the two, and choosing one over the other has several implications for your organization. Be wise, buy wisely 😀.
Types of LMS
Now we know what an LMS is, why you should use an LMS and how to evaluate an LMS. Let's look at learning management systems from a different perspective. What are the types of learning management systems?
In this article we're going to talk about the different LMS systems.
Why use an LMS
Why should I use a learning management system? Why not old fashioned paper training material and exams? And red pens to correct the answers? Well, if you're responsible for the training in your company or your organisation, you know what a hassle old fashioned paper brings along.
Don't know what an LMS is? Read what lms means first.
Importance and objectives of an LMS
In today’s fast-paced work environment, organizations and companies need to keep their team up to speed with the latest trends and methods for each industry. How can you train your team effectively, and at a low cost? That’s possible with an LMS. Let's talk about the purpose of learning management systems.
LMS Evaluation Checklist
What to look for in an LMS? You're looking into a new LMS and don't know where to start? We have a handy checklist to help you discuss with your team and choose the LMS that suits your needs best.
LMS requirements checklist
You want to implement a learning management system. What are the requirements for an LMS? What is essential to do accomplish that? You’re on the right page to figure out what you’ll need! You’ll learn what is needed for learners as well as for the person who is creating the learning management system.
Switching to a new LMS
There are many reasons why you might decide to look for a new learning management system (LMS). Maybe your current solution is outdated, cumbersome, or difficult to use, and you are looking for something simpler. When you know it’s time to make the switch, what should you consider when choosing your organization’s new LMS?
LMS Pricing Models
As you can imagine, different LMS vendors have different pricing models. The problem is often that pricing models keep the vendor in mind rather than their customers. We'll review the different LMS pricing models to help you make an informed decision about which LMS price model suits you best. Disclaimer: we're pretty biased. While reading, we think you'll guess which one we prefer.
The meaning of LMS gamification and some advantages of "LMS Gamification" will be explained.
Learning and gaming at the same time. What sounds better than that? Gamification is more than just playing games. The name gamification suggests that it’s only about playing videogames. In fact it doesn’t have to involve playing games at all. You may be flabbergasted right now. But what does LMS gamification mean? It means that you apply the concept of game design to non-game applications.
In this article, we will consider some trends regarding online learning platforms. Today's society is becoming more and more automated and as indicated by their increasing popularity, learning management systems are no exception. Their use is not limited to education as they can be used in business settings as well. What are some of the trends surrounding Learning Management Systems?
History of LMS
The history of learning management systems is a short history. Learning management system (LMS) has become increasingly attractive in the past few years. Technical innovations have redefined the teaching learning process. It all started in 1924 by the invention of the teaching machine. Slowly more inventions came on the market. From that moment on one invention after the other invention was born. I can’t give you all invention of learning management systems, otherwise your head will explode ;-)
LMS vs LCMS
Earlier we explained what an LMS is. We now are going to zoom in on the differences between an LMS and an LCMS.
CMS vs LMS
Content management system (CMS) and learning management system (LMS) are two different systems with different options. E-learning is something we see more and more. What kind of system is better to use? CMS or LMS? You can use a more passive system or a system where learners are actively involved. This article describes the differences between CMS and LMS.
What is SCORM?
Have you heard of the term SCORM? If you are evaluating different learning management systems (LMSs), you might have come across this term. To put it simply, SCORM enables you to share and transfer content between different learning management systems easily. It’s essential to understand what SCORM means to decide if it is a deal-breaker when it comes to choosing an LMS for your organization. Spoiler alert: we don’t think so!