What is an LMS?

If you’re an experienced course author or someone new to the world of e-learning, you have probably encountered the term LMS. But what is an LMS? In this video series, Kim Merritt, The URL dr, walks you through the definition of LMS and discusses what LMS means. We’ll talk about types of LMS systems, LMS features, LMS benefits, and the best LMS for small business vs LMS for companies at an enterprise level. Let’s get started!

What is an LMS?

LMS or learning management systems are the platforms that makes e-learning courses possible. In this video, Kim Merritt, The URL dr, explains what a learning management system is and its purpose in the world of e-learning.

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Why do I need an LMS system?

Learn how a learning management system works with your e-learning course content and why you need one if you’re going to publish online courses.

What kind of LMS system do I need?

There are hundreds of learning management systems to choose from. As a beginning course author, it can be difficult to know what you need. In this video Kim explains different kinds of learning management systems and considerations for course authors and organizations looking for an LMS system.

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What do LMS systems cost?

What do LMS systems cost? Learning management systems are an ongoing expense and one that new course authors need to budget for. Learn the three main ways these systems are priced.

Top 10 questions to help you choose the right LMS system

How do you pick the right learning management system? In this video Kim goes through the top 10 questions you need to ask to choose the right LMS system for your project or organization.

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Best LMS systems for small business, enterprise and education

The URL dr gives you her recommendations for the best 3 learning management systems (LMS) for small business, enterprise, and education.

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