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eLearning: Articulate Storyline and Microsoft PowerPoint

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel      If Microsoft PowerPoint is your starting point for developing eLearning content, you can reuse that content in any of the top eLearning development tools including  Adobe Presenter ,  Adobe Captivate , and  TechSmith Camtasia Studio. You can select all of the PowerPoint slides or pick and choose.

Free PowerPoint Templates for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Today we are giving away four PowerPoint Templates and a few other goodies for your eLearning. These PowerPoint Templates can be used in all your standard eLearning authoring tools (iSpring, Snap, Articulate Presenter, and Adobe Presenter). Free PowerPoint Templates. Download Free PowerPoint Templates. View all our  PowerPoint Templates. Already a member? 

Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates

Rapid eLearning

There are 16 free PowerPoint templates and 15 free Storyline templates. Free PowerPoint Templates. Here are a bunch of free PowerPoint templates. Just like the PowerPoint templates, feel free to download them and customize them to meet your needs. Swing by the Articulate booth and say hello. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images.

How to Create eLearning Using PowerPoint

Association eLearning

Having a solid foundation in PowerPoint is a must when using rapid content authoring tools to create online learning. Many rapid content authoring tools are either based on or an add-on to PowerPoint (PPT), including: Adobe Captivate,  Articulate Presenter, iSpring Presenter, Articulate Presenter, Articulate Storyline, as well as Digitec’s own Direct-to-WEB.

PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” But whereas PowerPoint tends to progress linearly from one slide to the next in a fixed sequence, Prezi uses “paths” to move between content by zooming out to reveal a big-picture overview, or zooming in to show details. What do we want to use the program for?”. Read on to see why.

Top PowerPoint Tips

Rapid eLearning

PowerPoint is probably the single best multimedia application available because of its versatility. PowerPoint also offers ease of entry. The main challenge with PowerPoint is that many people don’t fully understand the features and usually do very basic work with PowerPoint. PowerPoint Tip 1: Step Away from the PowerPoint Template. My advice? Easy as that.

Merge Articulate Studio Into Storyline

LearnDash

If you have been around the elearning industry for more than 30 minutes then you have probably heard of Articulate. At some point in every instructional designer’s career they will come into contact with Articulate. But as they evolved as a company so did their product line with the introduction of Articulate Stroyline. articulateIt’s Not About Price.

Is PowerPoint Destroying ELearning?

LearnDash

I was messing around with Articulate Storyline and found myself wondering: are the popular rapid elearning development tools being held captive by the learning industry’s past? Every year they are adding new features, which is great, but at the same time these new features are all built upon the same foundation – and in many cases this foundation is Microsoft PowerPoint.

Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning 24-7

Articulate Storyline 2. Transitions, Animations, Views –  I am fine using it once, but again, new product-new version, so why I am still seeing PowerPoint within this product to such a point, that TAV are exactly the same as in PPT?  Why the gripe?  If you are creating a product geared towards ID and e-learning developers it should not be as easy as using PowerPoint.  It is.

Template-Palooza! April’s New eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

Articulate Storyline Templates.      .  .  .  .  .  .    .  .  . PowerPoint Templates  ( iSpring ,  Snap ,  Articulate Presenter ,  Adobe Presenter ). This month, we’ve cranked out so many new templates you’d better bring a new pair of socks…because they’re about to be knocked off! Enjoy! Adobe Captivate Templates.  .  . The post Template-Palooza!

Using PowerPoint to Edit Images

B Online Learning

Generally, images are included in all eLearning projects and sometimes you might want to change the image from its standard look. A lot of people use Photoshop or Illustrator to edit their images but if you don’t have access to either of these you can use PowerPoint to do some simple editing to your images.In […].

Articulate Presenter: Adding Voiceover Sound

Learnadoodledastic

In a previous post we looked at how to include voice-over sound in PowerPoint presentations. For those that also have access to the Articulate Presenter PowerPoint Add-In there is the opportunity to add sound to an enhanced presentational format. powerpoint Audio Articulate

PowerPoint & Articulate Studio: Resolve Performance Issues

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George  While working with a PowerPoint developer this week I learned that she was experiencing performance issues while using PowerPoint and Articulate Presenter. The Articulate web site suggests that developers ensure that all associated files (presentations, audio, quizzes, etc) are on the C drive or local hard drive. If you are sure you are working locally but are still seeing performance issues, try  running a repair on Articulate Studio '09. In fact, it appears that doing so can cause crashes. Still not working? eLearning

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Tim’s Top 3 PowerPoint Design Tips

E-learning Uncovered

This program is PowerPoint. That’s right, I said PowerPoint! Although you may not realize it, many of the tools you can use to design presentations in PowerPoint are the same ones used in programs like Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator. The key is to think of PowerPoint as a blank canvas, rather than a bullet-point-infested presentation machine.

Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template

Rapid eLearning

There’s a PowerPoint version and one for Articulate Storyline 2 that offers a lot more interactivity. You’ll also notice that there’s a big difference between a PowerPoint-based template and one created in Articulate Storyline. PowerPoint is generally a linear presentation product. In PowerPoint you’re mostly limited to click interactions. That’s OK.

3 Articulate Storyline E-learning Samples

CommLab India

Articulate Storyline 2 is a versatile rapid authoring tool which has been the go-to solution for e-learning developers. Its PowerPoint-like interface and many built-in features make it easy to use. The articulate storyline tool comes with customized presentation patterns that help you add interactivities and other components to the e-learning course based on design principles.

4 Reasons to Convert Your Legacy E-Learning Courses Using Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

And Articulate Storyline is one of the best tools for the conversion of Flash-based courses. Why use Articulate Storyline to convert your flash-based e-learning courses? Here are four reasons you should use Articulate Storyline to convert your legacy courses. However, Articulate has published a whitepaper that lays out their approach to mobile and responsive design.  .

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Articulate Storyline on the Cloud

LearnDash

If you call yourself an instructional designer, then there is no doubt that you have had exposure (at some point) to Articulate Studio, or their newer Storyline offering. It seems that most training projects that involve elearning will utilize either Articulate or Captivate – at least that has been the case for every project I have been on.

PowerPoint & eLearning: Create Your Own Characters

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ Walther    In my three-hour mini session on  Optimizing PowerPoint for eLearning and Design , I discuss how to create your own eLearning characters using PowerPoint. In the steps below, I'll create an eLearning character based on this image:      Insert the photo on a PowerPoint slide as large as you can. Start with a photo.

The Best Feature in Articulate Studio 13

LearnDash

After a long wait, Articulate has finally released their latest installment of Articulate Studio. Somewhat unusual among software these days, Articulate opted to wait four years before their next version. As expected though, Articulate Studio ’13 looks pretty sleek. Articulate is a major player in elearning. articulate instructional design tin can api

Insider’s View of Articulate Studio

ATD Learning Technologies

In this Q&A podcast , Tim Slade discusses what separates Articulate Studio from the other authoring tools. According to Tim, one of the key advantages to Articulate Studio is that it’s been around for nearly a decade. Unlike Storyline (another Articulate authoring tool), Tim explains that Studio is more of a template-based tool.

6 Advanced Articulate Storyline Features To Create Custom E-learning

CommLab India

Articulate Storyline came as a boon to the e-learning industry, making custom e-learning development easier like never before. Fortunately, Articulate identified these gaps and worked on them. And guess what, the second version, Articulate Storyline 2 comes with these and some more amazing features. Slider is yet another new feature of Articulate Storyline 2. Sliders.

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

First, let me start by congratulating everyone who works for Articulate for the launch of Storyline. However if there’s a company that can do it, that is certainly Articulate. have been a fan of Articulate for a long time even as I worked for Adobe on the Captivate and eLearning Suite products. So here it goes, these are the things that have impressed me about Storyline, some are features but I also consider the intangibles, such as Articulate’s community, to be important factors too, which is why I put the Articulate Community at the top of the list. 1.

A Huge Month for New Cutout People Images and eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

Most of these new templates were Cutout People Images but also included Adobe Captivate Templates, Articulate Storyline Templates, Lectora Templates, and PowerPoint Templates. Articulate Storyline Templates.  .  .  .  .  .  . PowerPoint Templates  ( iSpring ,  Snap ,  Articulate Presenter ,  Adobe Presenter ).     .  . That’s a lot of templates!

Free Articulate Template for Quizmaker

eLearning Brothers

Here is an Articulate Template you are going to love. This template works in Articulate Quizmaker ’13. Free Articulate Quizmaker Template. Free Articulate Template for Quizmaker. The post Free Articulate Template for Quizmaker appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Looking for a free multiple choice Quizmaker Template? Sounds great! Click the button below. 2.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

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Articulate Storyline is a rapid authoring tool that has fast garnered popularity within a year of its launch in early 2012. Articulate Storyline has a minimum learning curve as it is very easy to use and explore. It is a stand-alone product but the user-interface design is very similar to MS PowerPoint. Starting a project with Storyline is easy. Click to Reveal’ Interactivity.

Articulate Storyline – The First Choice of E-learning Developers [Infographic]

CommLab India

Articulate Storyline has become a quite popular rapid authoring tool in the e-learning development world. To know more about these features, check out the infographic “Articulate Storyline- The First Choice of E-learning Developers”  below. Hope you like this post. Do share your views! – An Infographic. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

7 Microinteractions You will Love in the new Articulate Studio 13 [Review]

mLearning Revolution

The New Articulate Studio ’13. While reading this book, I was also beta testing Articulate Studio ’13, and then suddenly I understood why so many people rave about Articulate products , it’s the microinteractions  felt throughout the entire customer experience, from the way the products are built, sold, used by the customers, and supported by the community.

How to Create A 30 Minute Course in Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Not really; designers today have access to various authoring tools that help create great e-learning courses in a short span of time, and the authoring tool winning this race is none other than Articulate Storyline! The best part of Articulate Storyline is, you don’t have to be an expert to work with it. Articulate Storyline for Online Course Development [Infographic].

How To Easily Create ELearning Videos from Microsoft PowerPoint

LearnDash

And often we are asked about ways to use PowerPoint for elearning course content. Now, there are many ways you can integrate PowerPoint into any elearning program. It can be a simple PDF that someone interacts with, or you could use a program like Articulate Presenter to transform that presentation into an interactive, online asset. Easy PowerPoint to Video Option.

Articulate Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

A recent LinkedIn post asked eLearning developers: which tool is best: Adobe Captivate or Articulate Storyline? As  As I read through the comments, I was struck by how many people insisted that Storyline was the better choice because it was easier to learn than Captivate because it was so much like Microsoft PowerPoint. Sure, Storyline seems to be more like PowerPoint (there's a similar Ribbon and toolset). unless you received proper PowerPoint training. just link PowerPoint.   I would submit that the answer is no.   My answer?

Articulate Storyline Review

Social Learning

For additional eLearning reviews, read our Adobe Captivate review as well as our Articulate Presenter review. Articulate Storyline is a standalone software (no longer married to Powerpoint) […] The post Articulate Storyline Review appeared first on Social Learning Blog. Note: This is part 3 of a 4 part series. eLearning eLearning Software Reviews

You Are Not a PowerPoint Monkey

Trina Rimmer

Think about it: most of today's popular tools and learning web apps are marketed with the message that the tools can be used to equip SMEs and other non-designer types with the ability to easily convert their existing content (usually PowerPoint) into (amazing, brilliant, life-changing) elearning. Does that mean I'm against prototyping? Let's first start with the word 'design'. Got it?

eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

before answering that, let's rework that classic question with this: what comes first, the eLearning or the PowerPoint presentation? When developing eLearning, the content is often created in Microsoft PowerPoint first. I'm not going to get into what it takes to create visually compelling PowerPoint presentations (we have a  mini course for that ). Instead, I'm going to show you how to take existing PowerPoint content and quickly re-purpose it for eLearning. Adobe Captivate and PowerPoint. Choose  Window > Library.