Introduction

Welcome to the Annoto Dashboard!

‌The Annoto Dashboard was designed in order to shed light upon students video consumption and behaviour within Annoto in-video collaboration widget, providing you with analytics and insights regarding their activity in the course.

Dashboard Structure

The dashboard provides a number of views allowing to get a quick glance on the course activities and gradually dive into details up to insights on single user activity on specific video.

The main views are:

  • Course View - contains course overview, activity trends and quickly spot the most engaged user or the most engaging video.

  • Video View - provides detailed insights on a specific video.

  • User View - provides detailed insights on specific user activities within the course.

Each view has a clean top to bottom structure:

The Navigation Bar is bread crumbs style navigation system that indicates the view you are in and allows quick navigation. For more details please jump to Navigating the Dashboard.

Controls Bar

The Controls Bar contains the title for the current view, for example: course title for Course View and video title for Video View. In addition it will always contain the selected Time Range, for more details please refer to Working with Time Range.

Depending on the view it may contain additional information and/or buttons

Main Content

This is the heart of the dashboard providing the analytics, trends and management capabilities. The content changes depending on the View, please keep reading for details of each view, Course View is a good place to start.

Navigating the Dashboard

Diving into Details

To navigate into more specific view, simply click on one of the rows in the tables in Main Content.

For example, from the Course View:

Looking at the Bigger Picture

To navigate back, simply click on one of the bread crumbs on the Navigation Bar.

For example:

The above navigation bar show Video View of a video called "Climate Change 101" in a course called "Annoto". Clicking on the course name will take you back to the Course View.

Working with Time Range

The dashboard has 2 modes for showing the information in the Main Content. Each mode provides different features and content.

All Time Overview

When the graph icon in the Controls Bar is “off” (grey - ), the dashboard is in all-time overview mode and will reflect the entire activity since "the beginning of time".

Some features work only in the all-time overview mode, such as Manage the Discussion in the Video View.

Specific Time Range

‌When the graph icon is “on” (red - ), the dashboard is in specific time range mode and will provide analytics for the selected time period. Time period can be set by clicking on the date range. Clicking the date range will open a calendar in which you can choose your preferred dates:

Before selecting the time period, specific time range mode must be activated by clicking on the graph icon. When "All-time Overview" is shown, the calendar date range selector is disabled.