To keep up-to-date on what's new in the online learning world, try these three sites:
Stephen writes about online learning, content syndication, and new media.
Terry writes about the use of social software in distance education, among other topics, in his blog.
George Siemens on connectivism
For creative help in designing rapid, effective learning - check out these blogs:
The Rapid E-learning Blog
Lots of design ideas and tips for creating interesting content
Cathy Moore's Blog
More design ideas and tips
Clive on e-learning
Clive has lots of interesting things to say about e-learning