eLearning: Articulate Storyline and Microsoft PowerPoint
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
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
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
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?
Merge Articulate Studio Into Storyline
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
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.
Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
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.
Free PowerPoint Template: Tabs Interaction
DECEMBER 22, 2015
At a recent workshop I showed the difference between creating interactive elearning in PowerPoint and Storyline. Following is the free PowerPoint template and the corresponding Storyline version. Free PowerPoint Template. Click here to download the free PowerPoint templates. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. Production Tips.
Is PowerPoint Destroying ELearning?
MAY 23, 2013
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
OCTOBER 20, 2014
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.
How to Create eLearning Using PowerPoint
APRIL 24, 2014
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?
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
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
DECEMBER 8, 2014
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.
How to Customize Illustrations in PowerPoint
APRIL 26, 2016
In this post we’ll look at an easy way to customize illustration in PowerPoint, since it’s a tool most of us have and it’s easy to do. Finding the Right Illustrations in PowerPoint & E-Learning. How to Edit Vector Illustrations in PowerPoint. Usually you need an illustration app.EPS files can be ungrouped and modified in PowerPoint. EPS or.AI
Articulate Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 14, 2015
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 Presenter: Adding Voiceover Sound
JANUARY 29, 2012
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
Articulate Storyline on the Cloud
SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
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.
Template-Palooza! April’s New eLearning Templates
MAY 4, 2015
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!
PowerPoint & Articulate Studio: Resolve Performance Issues
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
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
5 Tips to Transform Your PowerPoint to Interactive E-learning Course [Infographic]
JUNE 17, 2016
Every organization has a lot of PowerPoint presentations developed for classroom training programs and converting these PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses is one of the major challenges for organizations. These PowerPoint presentations cannot serve as self-paced learning material in the absence of an instructor. Hope you find this post interesting. Please do so.
The Best Feature in Articulate Studio 13
OCTOBER 10, 2013
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
Free Articulate Template for Quizmaker
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
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.
How To Easily Create ELearning Videos from Microsoft PowerPoint
DECEMBER 2, 2015
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.
PowerPoint & eLearning: Create Your Own Characters
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 24, 2014
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.
Insider’s View of Articulate Studio
ATD Learning Technologies
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
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.
Tim’s Top 3 PowerPoint Design Tips
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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.
7 Microinteractions You will Love in the new Articulate Studio 13 [Review]
OCTOBER 8, 2013
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.
Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
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.
7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning
MAY 2, 2012
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.
eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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.
Articulate Storyline Review
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
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
Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, Articulate Storyline: Production Times
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 12, 2013
Or maybe you're going to use Articulate Storyline? If Articulate Storyline is your tool of choice, developers who use that tool have told me that Storyline is on a par with Captivate. Many people create the content in PowerPoint and simply import the content into the eLearning tool. In my experience, creating content in PowerPoint is easy. In fact, I'd put the development time in PowerPoint at about the same development time as working within Camtasia (1.5 Use Microsoft PowerPoint. The answer I provide is dependent upon a couple of factors.
A Huge Month for New Cutout People Images and eLearning Templates
OCTOBER 2, 2014
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!
You Are Not a PowerPoint Monkey
OCTOBER 10, 2011
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?
Product Review: Articulate Storyline
JUNE 4, 2012
After diving into Articulate Storyline and using all its features, I found myself having fun. After clicking to view the tutorial, you go to the Articulate community web site and often it takes you to the top of the page, so you have to scroll down to see the tutorial. Directly from Articulate. Import PowerPoint. For me, I selected “HTML5″, “Use Articulate Mobile for viewing on the iPad”, allow downloading for offline viewing. I did not test it in a LMS, but that would be your best route IMO. Nope, never.until now. Real fun. Breakdown.
Product Review: Microsoft Office Mix add-in for PowerPoint 2013
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
Open up any authoring tool (okay, most of them) and one item that you will see is the ability to add PowerPoint. Some products including Articulate Studio and Storyline use the Microsoft SDK PowerPoint ribbon as their main ribbon. Office 2013 with PowerPoint 2013 OR. PowerPoint 2013. Where do you find in PowerPoint? The product? Office Mix. The cost?
Start Your Summer Right With These New eLearning Templates
JUNE 5, 2015
Articulate Storyline Templates. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PowerPoint Templates ( iSpring , Snap , Articulate Presenter , Adobe Presenter ). . Adobe Captivate Templates. . . . . . . . . Lectora Templates. . . Check out the hottest new eLearning Templates ready for summer!
16 Free eLearning Cutout People Images
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Adobe Captivate Resources Adobe Connect Games Adobe Flash Resources Adobe Presenter Resources Articulate Presenter Resources Articulate Storyline Resources eLearning Featured Freebies Graphic Design Resources Lectora Resources People Pictures Powerpoint Tips Products/Reviews Resources We hope you enjoy this free offer. Free eLearning Cutout Images. Cutout People Image Library.
The 25 Most Popular eLearning Templates of 2015
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Other versions: Storyline | Lectora | PowerPoint | Camtasia. #24 Puzzle Piece: Storyline Interaction. Other versions: PowerPoint | Lectora | Storyline. #21 Storyline Character: Claudia Business. Other versions: Lectora | PowerPoint. #19 Shootout Captivate Game. Other versions: PowerPoint | Lectora | Captivate. #16 Safety Captivate Course Starter. Yarrr, matey! Avast!
Custom Branching Navigation with PowerPoint
NOVEMBER 16, 2011
PowerPoint-based rapid eLearning tools, such as Articulate Presenter and Snap by Lectora, allow branched navigation, meaning you can create a non-linear navigation path still controlled through the course player’s next and back buttons. With your course open in PowerPoint 2007 or 2010: Create a text box, insert a shape, or add an image onto a slide. Normal. 0. false. false.
Introducing International Cutout People
APRIL 26, 2016
Adobe Captivate Resources Articulate Storyline Resources Camtasia Resources Company Cutout People Library Developer Resources eLearning Featured Graphic Design Resources Instructional Design Resources iSpring Resources Lectora Resources News Powerpoint Resouces Products/Services ResourcesThe Cutout People library is one of the most highly-used products we have and with good reason.
Adobe Captivate 9 vs. Articulate Storyline 2 vs. iSpring Suite 8.1
MARCH 16, 2016
We surveyed e-Learning developers about their experiences with the popular e-Learning authoring software Articulate Storyline 2 and Adobe Captivate 9, and compared their feature sets with iSpring Suite 8.1. Some users prefer to work within the familiar PowerPoint interface, while others require more complex functionality and are comfortable with standalone authoring software and a new interface. Shared. Many course authors are interested to know the key differences between the top e-Learning authoring tools on the market. Overview. Read more ». Comparisons Related Posts
Another Free PowerPoint Template & Learning Interaction
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Free template: PowerPoint learning interaction. PowerPoint with the assets: so you can modify them if you want. Free E-Learning Games for Articulate Storyline. Lots of practical tips and tricks with plenty of activities whether you’re looking for general elearning knowledge or Articulate tips and tricks. Day 1: PowerPoint’s for E-Learning. Weekly Updates.
7 razones por las que Articulate Storyline cambiará radicalmente el aprendizaje electrónico y móvil
JUNE 12, 2012
En primer lugar, permítanme felicitar a quienes trabajaron en el desarrollo y lanzamiento de Articulate Storyline. Sin embargo, si existe una compañía que puede lograr eso, definitivamente es Articulate. Siempre he admirado a Articulate, incluso cuando trabajaba para Adobe como evangelista de productos como Captivate y también, eLearning Suite. Completamente fácil de usar.
eLearning Brothers Makes a Powerful Point by Acquiring Get My Graphic
MAY 19, 2015
This acquisition continues eLearning Brothers’ commitment to serve the eLearning Community, this time by providing high-end PowerPoint graphics to it’s customers. The PowerPoint template library includes over 9,000 vector based PowerPoint files, created natively in PowerPoint. We also see that all of our customers use PowerPoint and Keynote outside of eLearning.
Aren’t You Lucky! Over 40 New eLearning Templates
MARCH 10, 2016
Or learn more about PowerPoint Graphic Library membership. PowerPoint Templates ( iSpring , Snap, Articulate Presenter , Adobe Presenter ). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Adobe Captivate Resources eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured PowerPoint Graphic Library Powerpoint Resouces Products/Services Resources
Captivate 6 vs. Articulate Storyline
In the Middle of the Curve
JULY 11, 2012
So I had to go take a look at the shiny new thing called Articulate Storyline. I am thinking that NOW is the time to make a change if I need to make a change. May be overkill for most eLearning client’s needs Unusually positive feedback from Articulate Storyline users during conferences. Many of these users were Captivate users Other tools do not adequately address software simulation Decision: (not made yet) Cost Articulate Storyline Academic and group discounts available. Not as good as Articulate. Styles = much quicker caption change vs. Articulate.
3 Defining Features of Articulate Storyline
MAY 16, 2012
Articulate Storyline has been surrounded by a lot of hype for quite some time, and its launch has been no exception. Storyline continues on the success of the Articulate Studio product line with a new, yet familiar feeling authoring tool. While no longer a PowerPoint plugin like Articulate Presenter, Storyline maintained an interface very similar to PowerPoint.