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A Book to Elevate Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

Pull up your sleeves everyone, it’s time to Elevate Your Captivate 8 knowledge with Diane Elkins’ new book,  E-Learning Uncovered: Adobe Captivate 8. . We’ve teamed up with Artisan E-learning to offer the new  E-Learning Uncovered: Adobe Captivate 8 book along with an eLearning Template Library subscription for just $499 and receive the Book FREE, a $29.99

Reflections on DevLearn’s xAPI Hyperdrive

MakingBetter

Still emanating from DevLearn two weeks ago, the buzz about the Experience API is resonating. Megan & I spent the bulk of our time helping the eLearning Guild with the xAPI Hyperdrive and the xAPI in Practice track. In short, lots of great stuff from the show-and-tell that was the first xAPI Hyperdrive event from The eLearning Guild. Yes, that’s a tease… stay tuned.

DevLearn 2015 Recap

Everything E-Learning

Team Trivantis® took a field trip to Las Vegas last week for DevLearn 2015. We also had a blast hanging out with our friends the eLearning Brothers and giving away a free license of Lectora® Inspire. Photo by the eLearning Brothers.). Of course, it wasn’t all fun and games at DevLearn 2015. It was clear at DevLearn that more and more companies are moving to the cloud.

Award-winning Interactive eBook: Reimagine Responsive eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8

Adobe Captivate

I recently published an interactive eBook for creating responsive eLearning courses using Adobe Captivate 8. It was showcased during the DevLearn DemoFest 2014 event and I received a Best of Show – Vendor Entry award for it. To read the eBook, follow this link on your iPad to download and install the Interactive eBooks app: […].

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Training: Making of the Best Soft Skills eLearning Course!

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Making of the Best Soft Skills eLearning Course! Date and time: Thursday, 17th January, 2013 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, eLearning DemoFest 2012 winner for Best Soft Skills Course, as she shares the secrets of creating an award-winning scenario-based course. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite 6 DemoFest devlearn Ease of use rapid elearning Scenario-based course soft skills

Updated E-Leaning Authoring Tools Comparison

E-learning Uncovered

With the release of Adobe Captivate 8 a few weeks back, I thought I would update our popular—and often controversial—comparison grid on the major authoring tools. With the new responsive design and geolocation features, Captivate 8 moved to first place and broke the previous three-way tie with Studio and Storyline. July 8, 10, 15, 17 | Adobe Captivate 8 Training.

Check out this award-winning interactive eBook!

Adobe Captivate

Last month at DevLearn 2013 conference, I participated in the 9th Annual eLearning DemoFest event and showcased an Interactive eBook for iPad on how to use Adobe Presenter to create eLearning courses. There were 81 participants at DemoFest showing off their latest and greatest development efforts, offering the DevLearn conference attendees an opportunity to see […].

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DevLearn 2011 was a blast – here’s my Engagement slides

Steve Howard

made it to DevLearn this year, and had a fantastic time catching up with friends old and new. If you attended my presentation, I’d love to chat more about what you have been doing recently to give your learners a better experience. I can’t share with you any details about the engagement tracker form Adobe, which was demoed during my presentation, but if you are interested in testing the tracker I can put you in touch with the Captivate beta team at Adobe. Filed under: eLearning Tagged: analytics , DevLearn , learner engagement. Engagement demo slides.

Our Takeaways from DevLearn 2011

E-learning Uncovered

This week I attended my first DevLearn, and as hyped as it was in the months prior to the event, it did not disappoint. DevLearn is one of the largest events in the learning industry; according to the conference website, 1,747 people registered for the event. Rick Raymer ’s Gamification – Using Game Mechanics to Enhance eLearning. Uncategorized conferences devlearn

The Best of eLearning in September 2015

Everything E-Learning

We’ve also been getting ready for DevLearn 2015 (stop by booth #239 and say hello), where we’re excited to be talking about Responsive Course Design™ (RCD) in Lectora ®. Here are some more September news and eLearning how-to articles: 1.  How and Why: GreenScreen eLearning Video. Erik Lord of eLearning Chef talks about greenscreening in this article and accompanying video.

Adobe Learning Summit is Back!

Adobe Captivate

We are thrilled to announce the Sixth Annual Adobe Learning Summit, co-located with DevLearn 2013 hosted by eLearning Guild in Las Vegas. At this event, you’ll get a chance to meet Adobe experts, industry luminaries, experienced eLearning and Education professionals, and the engineering team at Adobe. You can choose your sessions from five different tracks [.].

Collaborative learning using Captivate and Twitter

Adobe Captivate

The session was titled ‘Collaborative learning using Captivate and Twitter’- and showcases a new idea around how we believe Captivate courses of the future can help bridge the gap between 'Classroom based training' and eLearning. This makes use of a Captivate widget that we will be sharing with you in the near future.

Elearning Review of the Year 2015

Sponge UK

2015 has been a busy year for elearning with record numbers attending events, entering awards and joining in the debate about how to move the industry forward. Elearning games, video, blended learning and multi-device content were all among the hot topics. Launch of Captivate Prime August also saw the launch of Adobe’s own Learning Management System, Captivate Prime.

Fears of the Course Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

Long has tools such as Studio and Captivate been on the higher side, the same can be said for vendors such as Rapid Intake and dominKnow. Captivate 6 – $899 (per license), you want the full e-learning suite? Right now it is Storyline, but I won’t make it official until after I attend DevLearn and see some of the new shiny tools. . Fear #1 – Evil Clown Pricing.

Staying Relevant in E-Learning in 2014

E-learning Uncovered

DevLearn : October 29-31, 2014, Las Vegas, NV. Although the Lectora forum and the Captivate forum do not have quite as many contributors, you will find quality information on each of these, too. There are groups for Lectora , Captivate , and Articulate Storyline and Studio. Christopher Pappas’ eLearning Industry. eLearning Guild gives several free e-books. As you dive into the new year, keep your sights on what is possible for e-learning. If you’re like me, you’re always looking for ways to grow and new things to learn. Find these programs here.

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Have you registered yet?

Adobe Captivate

We are really excited about the cool Adobe Learning Summit at Aria, Las Vegas on 29th October and just can’t wait to meet all the eLearning professionals like you who use Captivate, Connect, and Adobe Presenter to create best-in-class eLearning and training content. Conferences and events Adobe Event adobe learning summit devlearnTo make this summit useful for you, we have planned 20 sessions [.].

Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" #DevLearn

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from the opening session at this year's DevLearn, hosted by the eLearning Guild and happening in Las Vegas. Google Analytics embedded in Captivate courses) xAPI - you need your own LRS you need your own reporting -- there's a cost here. Forgive any typos and incoherencies. Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" I got here late so my notes are partial.he seems to be talking about the difference between using Google Analytics vs. xAPI for capturing data. Google does some gross aggregates and averages. Not anymore!"

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from One ID Challenge and HTML5 Authoring Tool Review

E-learning Uncovered

I was thrilled to be accepted to speak and asked to serve on a panel at my first DevLearn experience! Both Our challenge involved one of WeeJee’s actual clients, the Door Security and Safety Foundation, and an elearning course that they commissioned. brought this session to DevLearn to highlight some of the tools that I think are most worth checking out.

eLearning Guild Interview with Kasper Spiro (CEO Easygenerator) at DevLearn 2012

easygenerator

At the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas our CEO Kasper Spiro was interviewed by the eLearning guild. The post eLearning Guild Interview with Kasper Spiro (CEO Easygenerator) at DevLearn 2012 appeared first on Easygenerator. Here is the video.

Twitter Captivate Integration

Tony Karrer

particularly cited a DevLearn demo of twitter being embedded inside Captivate as the basis of a social learning experience. They’ve posted on the Adobe Captivate blog - Collaborative learning using Captivate and Twitter. The basic idea is that students will be able to have a social learning experience utilizing twitter as a messaging systems within a Captivate course. eLearning Technology. Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs I mentioned in my post 2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Adobe Captivate 4 Sneak Peek

Learning Journeys

I didn’t get to attend the Adobe Summit or DevLearn 2008 this week in San Jose, CA, and I’m totally jealous of everyone who got a sneak peek of Adobe Captivate 4.  . Captivate 4 will be part of the new Adobe eLearning Suite.  For anyone who is not familiar with Adobe Captivate , it is an eLearning development tool that “enables anyone to rapidly create powerful and engaging simulations, scenario-based training, and robust quizzes without programming knowledge or multimedia skills.&#. Tagged: adobe, captivateThank you, Philip!

Recap of The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference

E-learning Uncovered

Rod and I had the chance to go to Las Vegas last week for DevLearn 12.  Storyline came out in May with HTML5 output ,  and Captivate 6 did the same in June. Special thanks to Heidi Fisk and David Holcombe of the Elearning Guild for making that happen. The post Recap of The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered Here are some of my top takeaways. Tin Can API. Tin Can API (now called Experience API) is being called the next generation of SCORM. Mobile: From Talking to Doing. What was the tipping point? DemoFest Winner!

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from My Presentations

E-learning Uncovered

I was thrilled to be accepted to speak and asked to serve on a panel at my first DevLearn experience! Both Our challenge involved one of WeeJee’s actual clients, the Door Security and Safety Foundation, and an elearning course that they commissioned. brought this session to DevLearn to highlight some of the tools that I think are most worth checking out.

Webinar: What’s New with Easygenerator’s e-Learning software ? #DevLearn follow up.

easygenerator

The new Web version of easygenerator’s e-learning software was successfully launched and announced at the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas last week. As a follow-up to DevLearn, we are offering a free webinar in which we will explore both versions. And we have a special introduction offer for our e-learning software: Easygenarator also announced new prices at DevLearn. $39 per author per month for the plus edition. DevLearn follow up. There was great interest in both the new Web edition and the existing Windows editions of the product. About the Presenter.

Getting a job as an Instructional Designer

Learning Visions

Volunteer for an organization like Lingos ( eLearning Global Giveback Competition) and create something for their clients. Do something whackadoodle and crazy – to show that you know how to think outside of the box of an elearning course and are thinking creatively about solutions that provide experiences all along the user spectrum. This post is my response to those emails. Oh wait….)

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Action Mapping With a Twist: A Tool for Budgeting E-Learning Development

E-learning Uncovered

July 8, 10, 15, 17 |  Adobe Captivate 8 Training. October 27, 2014 |  DevLearn Pre-Conference Workshop: E-Learning 101  | Las Vegas, NV. Uncategorized action mapping authoring tools design development e-learning e-learning design eLearning productivity project management resources In a short amount of time, you can easily complete this exercise too. Here’s how.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Creating tone of voice in eLearning. Creating tone of voice in eLearning. PowerPoint 2010: Using the Shape Union & Subtract Tools for eLearning , October 14, 2010 by AJ George. Now I’d like to give a quick example of how you could incorporate this into your eLearning projects made with PowerPoint. You Say “eLearning&# , I say ‘Online Learning&#. DevLearn (35).

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

The newest version adds an adaptive learning capability, which I saw first hand at DevLearn – it was extremely impressive and extremely rare in this space. Captivate – Overrated in my book. 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. authoring tools Awards content authoring tool e-learning craig weiss e-learning software elearninfo247 elearning rapid content authoring toolsFinal Note.

Certificate program for Captivate 4 and other opportunities at DevLearn

Adobe Captivate

If you are planning to attend DevLearn next month, there is a great opportunity to brush up your knowledge of Captivate 4. Joe Ganci, our advisory board member is conducting a certificate program on ‘ creating outstanding eLearning with Adobe Captivate ’ The session is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov 10th. This year, the Captivate QE managers will be assisting Joe during this course. This session is packed with exercises and you will learn: In this session, you will learn: The new features of Captivate v4. How to create a soft-skills simulation.

eLearning Cyclops: Deconstructing My #DemoFest Course ? Part 3.

eLearning Cyclops

eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Free eLearning. Deconstructing My #DemoFest Course – Part 3 (Development) #DevLearn. In regards to development tools used, the course is truly a Frankencourse , a term I believed coined by David Anderson ( @eLearning ). Adobe Captivate - I used this for creating every simulation in the course. find Captivate to be a great tool for software simulations, plus I could easily edit instructions in the sims, add graphics including the Captain and Ossie 7. Heading to #DevLearn.

eLearning Cyclops: Deconstructing My #DemoFest Course - Part 1

eLearning Cyclops

eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Free eLearning. During this years DevLearn 2011 conference I won the DemoFest award for the Software Systems Training category. It is so flattering to have my course selected by the DevLearn attendees. Adobe Flash, Adobe Captivate, Articulate Presenter, Articulate Quizmaker, Microsoft Office 2010. Thank you again to all who attended DemoFest and a really big thank you to the eLearningGuild for holding an incredible DevLearn conference. Future location of eLearning Cyclops. Pages.

DevLearn in Review 2007

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

DevLearn was an HUGE success this year! didn't blog as much as I would have liked but your eLearning Colleagues listed below attended and will be blogging their reactions. The eLearning Guild announced open access to Guild Research for members which was met with overwhelming excitement and interest. There are also some photos in Flickr tagged devlearn2007. Start prepping now!

Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

Steve Howard

At the Adobe Learning Summit in San Jose, November 10th, Adobe showed several exciting new features from the next version of Captivate and from the up-coming eLearning Suite. Adobe Captivate ‘Next’ I have been beta testing Captivate 4 for several months, so I was pleased to be invited by Adobe to the Adobe Learning Summit in San Jose on Monday 10th November. At the Adobe Learning Summit, Adobe demonstrated the next version of Captivate, and also previewed the new Adobe eLearning Suite. Adobe Captivate 4 addresses this in a wonderful way.

Be an Insanely Great Professional Conference Attendee (at eLearningGuild’s DevLearn)

Tony Karrer

If you are planning to attend DevLearn in October, and really even if you aren't but want to figure out what questions you really have , I would highly encourage you to TAKE ACTION by thinking through the questions you have about eLearning and CONTRIBUTING YOUR QUESTIONS AT THE END OF THIS POST. But it seems like more and more of our content is going towards reference materials and we are using more rapid eLearning where there's really not much instructional design. It's noon and you are heading into the lunch area. How do you like it?” And you go on with "Hmmm. Do it!

Free eLearning Authoring Software with Easygenerator

easygenerator

We launched the free edition of our online elearning authoring tool November 1st at DevLearn. We had a lot of contact with the users of this free elearning authoring software edition. About 10% of all users works for an elearning company. The post Free eLearning Authoring Software with Easygenerator appeared first on Easygenerator. The highlights are: Branding.

Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

It is what it is, and is for me and my fellow DevLearners first and foremost. The second was DevLearn, run by the eLearning Guild. Someone is compiling a ‘tweet book’ of all the tweets posted about DevLearn that week. OTHER NEWS – TWITTER IN CAPTIVATE. Adobe demoed a widget for Captivate that allows Twitter to be embedded inside Captivate lessons. Light – only a small (less than 100k) addition to the overall Captivate movie size. • No cost. Useful intro, but not much about eLearning applications. Posted in eLearning. tools?”

How to hide the playbar in Captivate 4 using Actions « Steve Howard’s eLearning Blog

Steve Howard

Home About Steve Howard’s eLearning ++ Blog Thoughts, news, observations from a guy working in eLearning and obsessed by tech Feeds: Posts Comments How to hide the playbar in Captivate 4 using Actions January 25, 2009 by stevehoward999 Information about using the new actions and variables features in Captivate 4 is a little sparse right now. The question was asked on one of the Adobe forums, “How would you use Actions to turn off the paylbar in Captivate 4?” Watch the following demo to view the steps in Captivate 4. Thank you! Sweet!