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Googlefied Template. The 7 universal story plots that still entrance audiences. Plotting the story – a common stumbling block for even the most seasoned storyteller.

The 7 universal story plots that still entrance audiences

The options seem endless. But what if there were just 7 universal plots underpinning all stories? What if finding the right one could bring your message alive and captivate your audience every time? In The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories, Christopher Booker explains how our best-loved stories throughout history fall into only 7 distinct story types. He follows in a long line of theorists who have tried to explain why storytelling is such a universally powerful means of communication. Here I’ll outline those 7 basic plots for you. Overcoming the Monster What do Beowulf and Star Wars: A New Hope have in common? Often it will seem that the odds are stacked against the hero, but their courage and resourcefulness will help them overcome the threat. See: David and Goliath, Star Wars, Avatar. Good for: Rags to Riches See: Cinderella, Great Expectations, The Wolf of Wall Street.

Voyage and Return The Quest. 8 Classic storytelling techniques for engaging presentations. A good public speaker takes their audience on a journey, leaving them feeling inspired and motivated.

8 Classic storytelling techniques for engaging presentations

But structuring your speech to get your ideas across and keep your audience engaged all the way through is tricky. Try these eight storytelling techniques for a presentation that wows. You’re doing a presentation, so you start with the facts you want to get across. Wrong! Humans are hardwired for stories. Deliver a presentation that captures the hearts and heads of your audience by stealing one of these classic storytelling techniques. 1. The monomyth (also called the hero’s journey), is a story structure that is found in many folk tales, myths and religious writings from around the world. In a monomyth, the hero is called to leave their home and sets out on a difficult journey. After overcoming a great trial, they return home with a reward or newfound wisdom – something which will help their community. Good for: See also: The Hero’s Journey by Joseph Campbell. E-learning designer. There are so many freebies on the internet you can use for an e-learning project.

E-learning designer

There are tons of free images, fonts, templates, audio, video files, tutorials, blog posts. The only limitation can be found in Creative Common licence so double check whether you can use the asset for a commercial or private purpose. I've focused today on a totally free stuff and have built 8-slides demo in Storyline 2. Have a look below at what I found to start working on this freebie: - inspirational blog post on creating engaging backgrounds from Canva. E-learning designer. Portfolio Archive - E-learning Designer. Button Kit v1 for Articulate Storyline Here's a simple button template that I use for quickly… Drag-and-Drop: Who Said That?

Portfolio Archive - E-learning Designer

Here's a simple drag-and-drop interaction designed to help learners match… Super Tabs: E-Learning Template for Storyline Here’s a free e-learning tabs interaction for Articulate Storyline. Medical E-Learning Course Starter – Tabs Interaction Here's a quick template I created using Articulate Storyline. Creative Button Effects for E-Learning The weekly e-learning challenges sure know how to push my… Zsolt Olah) » QR Code Generator. This Storyline/JavaScript example is a “profile” QR code generator.

Zsolt Olah) » QR Code Generator

You use the sliders to set up your strength/opportunities profile, and then click the create button. The Storyline module will be overwritten by the image of the QR code. Click the image below to try. You can then right-click and save it as an image. The QR code works printed or on the screen or in an email… Any QR code reader (like QRafter on an iPhone) can read your code. The information inside is simple text with your profile settings. The idea can be used in several different ways: We have a webserver that we send the info.

It’s using the plugin. Download the Storyline zip here. Like this: Like Loading... Autosaving in Articulate Storyline – Oh That Rachel. Today, Storyline crashed.

Autosaving in Articulate Storyline – Oh That Rachel

While I was syncing audio. Right after I said it had been a while since I had a Storyline crash. Sigh. I looked up auto saving in Storyline in the past, and all I discovered was that I am not the only one having problems with the lack of the feature [1] [2] [3]. Today I decided to look past that. Just get a couple of these and time them to hit Ctrl+S. I was a couple of pages deep in an old forum thread containing too many broken links to websites that no longer live when I found the freeware Saver. That’s right my e-learning friends, the holy grail. “Saver” does come with a couple of quirks, but fortunately they are easy to work around and I was auto saving in no time. Requirements: PC – Storyline only runs on PC, but here’s a disclaimer regardless.Above average computer knowledge, or a little patience and persistence to learn. Step 1: Download.