Articulate: A Complete 360
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 19, 2017
by Kal Hadi, CTT, COTP The long anticipated Articulate Storyline upgrade was announced recently by Articulate and came not as Storyline 3 (as many expected) but rather in the form of the subscription-based Articulate 360 , a suite of tools that includes every tool that Articulate makes. Articulate has decided to change the way upgrades to their products are going to work in the future. Upgrades will be made to the Articulate 360 tools. Articulate 360 Articulate Storyline
Articulate 360: What Does the New Subscription Model Mean for You?
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
Articulate Storyline users have been anxiously anticipating the release of Storyline 3. For many months, Articulate has been previewing some of the features, such as the new responsive player. Well, the release came on Wednesday, and it wasn’t Storyline 3 but rather Articulate 360. With the new Articulate 360 subscription model, you pay $999 (discounted to $599 if you are already a Storyline or Studio user) for the rights to use everything for a year. While your subscription is active, you would be eligible for any updates that Articulate puts out. It depends.
The Top 3 Aspects of Articulate 360 You Must Know
DECEMBER 7, 2016
Finally, the much awaited day has arrived and Articulate launched its enhanced eLearning authoring tool – “ Articulate 360 ”. Most developers were waiting for Articulate to add the responsive design feature because of its intuitiveness and ability to develop bug-free courses for all devices. Articulate Review. Articulate Live. Desktop: Storyline 360. Quote.
Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Today, I am sharing my views on the 3 widely used tools -Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, and Lectora Inspire 16. Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9 and Lectora Inspire 16. Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate support Mac and Windows Operating systems where as Lectora supports Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8,and 10. Feature. Operating Systems. Images.
6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design
MARCH 4, 2015
How many times do you reach for your smartphone even when you are in front of a fully capable Mac or PC computer? A Tecmark Survey finds the average user picks up their smartphone 221 times a day? Take for example Articulate Storyline 2 which does not support Responsive Design and Adobe Captivate 8, which does. In Articulate Storyline, things are not so simple. The Web. No
eLearning: Determining the Best Size for Today's Lessons
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 1, 2014
by Kevin Siegel When developing eLearning lessons using any of the top development tools (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia Studio), you need to take the size of your learner's device into account. If you are creating content for learners using standard desktop computers (Windows or Mac), a project size of 800x600 still works well. We offer live, online training on Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia Studio. We But what's the ideal size for an eLearning lesson?
How I Work: My Top 3 Productivity Tools
JUNE 10, 2014
Boot Camp is a software included with OS X that lets you run Microsoft Windows on a Mac. Although Apple computers and OS X has dramatically increased in popularity over the years, most programs (including Articulate Storyline/Studio) are only compatible with Windows-based computers. As an e-learning professional, I spend nearly 100% of my work time at a computer. What is it?
eLearning: It's Time for Some Reflection
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 10, 2014
Since I use Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate for my eLearning development, publishing projects as HTML5 would have taken care of his requirement. You can also purchase group licenses.) I made sure that my MacBook Pro and my iPad were on the same wireless network, then I started Reflector on my Mac. And there is: mirroring. There's a free trial of the Reflector available.
Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player.
JULY 13, 2010
Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player by Kevin on July 13th, 2010 In this lesson, we’re going to learn how to build the graphics for the skin of your player. However, after deliberating with myself I asked, “Self, this should be two parts.”
New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20
FEBRUARY 21, 2013
Added bonus – supports Mac OS too, and has an app in the Mac store. Easy to use. #15 Articulate Studio 09 - Until I see what 2013 can do (and it is about to be in beta), Studio sits at number 15. Despite what Articulate might say the most used products within Studio are Presenter and Quizmaker. Not with Publisher. Layers & objects. Task management. No idea.)
Mac Authoring Tools - Help Needed
AUGUST 28, 2007
This organization predominantly has Macs and would like to use something like Articulate or Captivate to: "convert our existing Powerpoint trainings, include quizes, track responding, track time spent enaged, insert Quicktime movies and deploy via the web." For so long, Adobe has had products on both Mac and PC, I assumed that Captivate had a Mac version - but I didn't find one. I was just asked a question and was a bit at a loss for a response. Any suggestions
Browser Testing: What If You Don’t Have the Right Browsers?
JANUARY 27, 2014
Operating systems include Windows, Mac, and Ubuntu, while browsers include Chrome, Firefox, IE, Opera , and Safari. Uncategorized Adobe Captivate articulate Articulate Storyline Articulate Studio authoring tools browser testing design development e-learning e-learning design html5 iPad mlearning project management storyline In a recent blog post , I described the process we used recently to manage a rather large browser testing project. Here are some of the pros and cons we discovered: Pros . Simplicity —The service was very easy to use.
6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012
JANUARY 17, 2012
Desktop App Stores — Mac users have downloaded over 100 million apps from Apple’s Mac App Store and Microsoft recently showcased their upcoming Windows 8 Store, which will enable PC users to easily download, install and stay up-to-date with software. When I was at Adobe and the Mac App Store came out, I immediately thought that Captivate for Mac should be there.
Why Articulate Storyline Is My Go-To Authoring Tool
MAY 22, 2012
friend asked me what all the fuss was about concerning Articulate Storyline, a new e-learning authoring tool. As a member of the Storyline beta test team, I’ve already built projects with Storyline, and so I know the program well enough to know this: Articulate Storyline is my go-to authoring tool. Articulate’s interface designers are among the very best in the industry.
eLearning: Working with Numbers
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 20, 2015
Note that the yellow box shares some common Monospace fonts for both Mac and Windows. Sometimes I create my graphs directly in Articulate Storyline using shapes (in the image below, that's exactly what I did using lines, text, and simple shapes). In that case I concentrate on enhancing the overall slide design. Monospace fonts have the exact same width allotted for each character.
The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition
AUGUST 21, 2015
Back in 2012 you would have been hard-pressed to find anything exciting in version 6 of Adobe Captivate, in fact most of the cool stuff at the time was coming from Adobe’s competitors, namely Articulate with their new Storyline software and their latest iteration of Articulate Studio. What a difference three short years make in technology. Adobe Captivate Draft for iPad.
Macintosh Rapid E-Learning Authoring Software
The E-Learning Curve
FEBRUARY 25, 2009
Is there a rapid elearning or screencasting production tool for the Mac? Tags: viewletbuilder SWFtools articulate Mac Jing screenflow rapid elearning authoring tools Apple Macintosh adobe captivate Camtasia contributor to my post Capture that E-Learning Demo: Update, asked me: We have been looking at both Camtasia and. The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Find out more.
eLearning: The Origins of a Training Methodology
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
Today you have plenty of options when it comes to developing eLearning, including Camtasia, Captivate, Storyline, and two Presenters (one from Adobe, the other from Articulate). Sure computers were around in the 80s. I was an early Mac adopter and I remember PCs with early versions of Windows (heck, I used DOS and floppy disks when they were still floppy). 30 years ago?
E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions—Part 2
ATD Learning Technologies
MARCH 1, 2016
What are the key differences between Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and Articulate Studio? In October 2013, an eLearning Guild report showed the most common authoring tools were Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, Articulate Storyline, Articulate Studio, and Trivantis Lectora, and those tools are still leaders in this market. Learning Authoring Tools. Course Design.
3 Powerful Rapid Authoring Tools Released in 2016
DECEMBER 26, 2016
Articulate 360. 360 is the brand new product of Articulate Inc., the developers of the popular rapid authoring tool, Articulate Storyline. Indeed, Articulate 360 is one of the most powerful rapid authoring tools of 2016, if not the most powerful. 3. E-learning development technologies are constantly evolving. ISpring Suite 8.5. ISpring Suite 8.5 with ease.
Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come
MAY 12, 2015
Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate) offer robust design features but fail to provide an environment for collaborative development and review. Publishes for any browser or platform. · Authoring and reviewing requires Internet Explorer or a desktop app. · No Mac solution for authoring. The era of web-based authoring systems is here. superior workflow management.
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
Articulate Storyline. One of the best tools, if you are already using Articulate, to convert your existing (Articulate based) courses to run on iPads, other tablets and mobile devices. Anyone can build mobile learning materials and publish to both HTML5 with cross-platform support for Apple iOS, Android, and Blackberry, as well as PC and Mac browsers. Adobe Edge Animate.
The Real Killer Feature in Apple iBooks Author is Preview
JANUARY 20, 2012
If you don’t have a Mac or just want to see how iBooks Author works and what it takes to create interactive eBooks, I posted a hands-on video yesterday HERE. Articulate, Adobe, Camtasia, Lectora) implement the way iBooks Author ‘Previews’ content on iPad. Too much work. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 20, 2012. Right there in real-time? What do you think?
Storyline and ZebraZapps: seriously powerful, seriously simple
Clive on Learning
NOVEMBER 2, 2011
First up is Storyline from Articulate. Storyline is a desktop authoring tool which Articulate would probably position alongside their current Studio suite of Presenter, QuizMaker and Engage, but for me this is definitely a replacement. The Articulate Studio has been incredibly popular and some developers have achieved impressive results. Looks to me like you could do some really nice work with it, without being frustrated by lack of functionality. A few highlights: The demo I saw was running on a Mac, so that's a plus for me. It runs on PCs and Macs.
Flash to HTML5 The Great Migration
MAY 13, 2015
HTML5 even has platforms such as Linux and Mac OS X covered, offering a much wider reach with your build. Increased load speed HTML5 runs up to 58 percent faster on Linux and Mac OS X systems than Flash. Many preferred e-learning authoring tools now publish courses to HTML5 (Articulate Storyline, Studio, Lectora, and Captivate included), removing the need for additional development costs. Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. One build, multiple devices. Embraced by favorite authoring tools.
Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about
DECEMBER 18, 2014
Kudos to Articulate! Techsmith’s new AppShow, Mac and Windows mobile features, including TechSmith Fuse – I see that my friends over at TechSmith have been busy embracing the mobile revolution by adding features that make it easy to develop mLearning. Here’s a short video: [link]. Storyline 2.0 Kudos to TechSmith! Kudos to Adobe! That’s pretty cool.
10 Things I Love about Screenr.com
JANUARY 11, 2012
Enter Screenr.com from the Articulate folks, the makers of Articulate Presenter and Articulate Studio. That means I can record something from my Mac at home, or my PC in the shop, or record something when I’m traveling right from my laptop. Screenr , Screencast , Articulate , Awesome. So much for that. Let me explain. Simply Brilliant! Nothing to Download.
Adobe Captivate 7: Support for the Tin Can API
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JULY 9, 2013
Today's learners are consuming eLearning content using a vast array of devices (PCs, Macs, and mobile devices such as the iPad). Note: Tin Can support is also available in Articulate Storyline. by Kevin Siegel. And learners are working outside of traditional LMSs. In spite of these challenges, educators still need to capture reliable data about the learner experience. The problem with data collection is that you need an expensive LMS to store the data. And your learners need live access to the LMS so that they can send the data. See also: SCORM vs The Tin Can API.
20+ eLearning Tools and Resources
JULY 24, 2014
Articulate. With Articulate, you can create interactivity to a presentation by adding slide layers, drag-and-drop interactions, quizzing, screen recording, and software simulation. Screencast-O-Matic is free for Windows or Mac users. Camtasia costs more at $299, but is one of the best screen capturing tools for Windows or Mac. Sometimes building online courses can be a little more difficult than it seems, so why not have one place you can go to find the resources and help you need? Whether you are looking for a SCORM, audio, or video application, let us help! SCORM.
eLearning: What's the Best Microphone for Voiceover Audio?
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 11, 2013
It doesn't matter if you use Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline or TechSmith Camtasia Studio as your eLearning tool of choice. You can hear samples of audio created using the Mac's built-in headset by viewing any of the videos I've created within the past 6 months on our YouTube channel. Is Articulate Storyline your tool of choice? by Kevin Siegel. It needs to connect to my Dell laptop PC. each can produce awesome eLearning content that will be enhanced if you include voiceover audio. The manufacturer is Micro Innovations. it makes your head sweaty. Courts.
eLearning: Is Right-Clicking Right?
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 15, 2014
You'll be happy to learn that both Adobe Captivate and Articulate Storyline allow you to easily add right-click functionality to software simulations. If While some Mac users will have a mouse that can handle a right-click, others do not support right-clicking at all. (As an alternative to using the mouse to right-click, Mac users can get a right-click menu to appear by pressing [ control ] when clicking. Nevertheless, some Mac users won't know that keyboard alternative unless you tell them about it.) Do you use it? If not, why not?
Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
– This is a tool that for fans of Articulate who may want some additional capabilities might enjoy. Articulate Studio – Stale. Just because a lot of people use you are know of you, doesn’t mean your the best. In fact, most folks have no idea that there are other authoring tools out there beyond Articulate, Captivate and Camtasia. . c. For my Mac OS fans, a screen recording software that is 100% geared to the Mac OS space is Telestream’s ScreenFlow. Here are my criteria. If they are stale – seriously do you deserve to the best?
10 Top Tools to Develop First-Rate Product Demonstration Videos
AUGUST 12, 2016
Articulate Storyline 2. You can create product demonstration videos using screen recordings, edit with Action Fine-Tuning, and import videos in Articulate Storyline 2. Mac users can record an iOS screen as a high resolution video using the Device Capture feature in Captivate 9. 5. Product demo videos: Showcase your product features, benefits, and unique use cases. Go Animate.
Features of Adobe Captivate 9 Introduced/Enhanced in 2016
DECEMBER 28, 2016
Until now Articulate’s ‘E-learning Heroes’ portal enjoyed that unbeatable reputation. Device capture enhancements are applicable for Mac OS, but not Windows: Improvements in the gesture palette. The e-learning authoring, tool Adobe Captivate 9, popular for its stunning software simulations, has been updated twice in 2016 and the versions are named 9.0.1 and 9.0.2. Captivate 9.0.2