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Adobe Captivate 6: Scalable HTML Content

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Take the  Scalable HTML content  check box for instance.   The  Scalable HTML content  option is off by default, leading me to believe is wasn't necessarily a good idea to use it. When the lesson opened in my web browser, the value of the option became clear. If the learner maximizes the web browser, the 800x600 lesson keeps its original size, and continues to float (the learner will see more white space to the left and right of the lesson). Yes, Scalable HTML content works if you publish as a SWF or HTML5.


5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

Web Courseworks

If web accessibility issues for disabled users aren’t accounted for and addressed at the outset of the design process, the back end of a project can morph into an imposing labyrinth of alt-text, tabbing, transcript, and template color contrast nightmares. A Section 508 Web Accessiblity Success Story. Introduction to Section 508 Compliance. 1) Locate Your Audience on the 508 Continuum.

Course of the Week: HTML and CSS for Beginners


HTML is intricately involved in everything we do on the web. No matter what work you’re doing, from blogging and building pages to simply sending email, HTML is involved. This week’s Course of the Week from LearnToProgram.TV, "HTML and CSS for Beginners," will teach you all you need to know about HTML 4.01 and XHTML. Left Course of the Week


Responsive Web Design: Creating Content for Better User Experience


According to the leading news and information resource site Mashable 2013 is the year of Responsive Web Design (RWD). But with varying devices with different screen resolutions, it becomes increasingly difficult for web developers to make the content compatible with every device and, at the same time, provide a uniform user experience. This is where RWD fills the gap. How it is done.

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Easygenerator to launch new free web based eLearning authoring software at #DevLearn

Challenge to Learn

This Wednesday (October 23rd) we will launch a completely new web-based free eLearning authoring tool. This web edition will be the start of a whole new generation of solutions by easygenerator. The new web edition of easygenerator doesn’t require installation of any kind, it runs in any browser. TinCan enabled HTML publication. Must run on every device.

E-learning Developer vs. Web Developer

Integrated Learnings

How do you know if you need a web developer? This includes developing for web, LMS, and even DVD distribution. So you may be asking why would I pay extra for a web developer? To answer that, let's look at some of the abilities you will gain in a web developer : Knowledge of the underlying technologies of e-learning development tools. E-learning development tools are usually based on HTML or Flash technologies. A web developer has a deeper understanding of these technologies and can extend the abilities of these tools with that knowledge. Multimedia.

The web at twenty

Jay Cross

Tim Berners-Lee invented the web. The act you’ve known for all these years, The incredible, mind-expanding world wide web. Twenty years ago, pre-browser, I remember logging onto the web, not quite sure why. You had to log on to this very machine, the one in the photo, this server, because it ran the entire web. And HTML. This is the NeXT machine on which.

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13 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 25

Upside Learning

The mLearning flavor spills over into this week too as we scour the web for the best in mobile everything. 13 Helpful Mobile Web Design Tools & Resources. Here are 13 mobile web design resources that’ll make it easy for you to deliver a snappy but aesthetically pleasing mobile web experience. We recently concluded a great show at mLearnCon 2011. Know more here.

Create Awesome eLearning Games (Flash and HTML 5)

eLearning Brothers

HTML 5 – Need your game to run on mobile devices? Use the HTML 5 games. To use and edit these games you must put the files on a web-server. You can then launch a config html file and edit the game directly through the web-browser. HTML 5. eLearning Featured Flash Flash Games HTML 5 Games Mobile eLearning TipsWays to Access/Purchase our Games.

What is HTML 5?

eLearning Cyclops

I have been hearing more and more about HTML 5 during the past year. It has received A LOT more attention in the last week since YouTube released an HTML 5 Beta program. So, what is HTML 5? HTML5 is the next major revision of HTML. Ability for visitors to edit sections of web pages. New HTML elements that better describe content. Tools HTML 5

Learn Basics of Web And Mobile Content Creation with these FREE Beginner Courses

Adobe Captivate

Learn HTML Basics Learn Javascript Basics Learn Android Basics Learn […]. Looking to create and/or deploy courses as HTML5 or Apps in your organization? We have a bunch of FREE resources to help you get started in HTML5, Javascript, Android App Basics and Swift (iOS) Basics. These courses are designed for the beginner. No prior coding or programming experience required.


The Magic of HTML (and C++)

Learning Developments

All the smart communication devices that are succeeding in the market place have a web browser that supports HTML (and Javascript). On the surface it looks like what computer scientists where trying to accomplish years ago with C++ and Java is now happening through HTML. If you want to write an application that will run on multiple devices and work the same way, you use HTML. After all, HTML is not really a programming language and it is very limited in what it can accomplish when compared to C++ and Java. In a lot of ways, this thought is not news.I

Course of the Week Highlight: HTML, Diversity, and More!


This week, save on a variety of subjects from HTML to diversity training. . . . . Introduction to HTML Training. New to HTML? This course begins with an introduction to web technologies and goes on to cover how to create forms, links, tables, and add images. Through December 10, get more than 24 hours of HTML training for only $30. Gain valuable skills in HTML while learning the basics of web development. Another week, another round of great elearning deals from OpenSesame! Business Skills. by Workbench Media. Compliance & Safety.

The 3 mindsets of m-learning

E-Learning Provocateur

If you base it on HTML so it will run across operating systems, you can make the course device agnostic. Responsive web design may render my argument moot – but only when rapid authoring tools adopt the protocol, enabling Average Joe to implement it. One of my most popular posts of last year was M-Learning’s dirty little secrets. I felt that I had missed something.

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HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Now we have HTML 5 coming up – this makes the race hotter. Those of you have heard of HTML 5 will know it’s a new version of HTML and XHTML being promoted by Google and Apple in a bid to move the web away from proprietary technologies like Flash, Silverlight and JavaFX. It makes HTML more powerful by adding new elements like video and audio. Or does it?

The Semantic Web cometh

Upside Learning

A simple search of the web using a search engine like Google reveals a fantastic array of information. This sort of rudimentary search and pray approach isn’t effective, and grows more ineffective by the day with the growing size of the web. It can – Web 3.0 or the Semantic Web holds that promise. The current web is organized around mostly around HTML. While HTML is great for creating hyperlinks and pages, it’s pretty much useless at identifying the content of the pages in any useful way. Web 3.0 Users of web 3.0 Ultimately, Web 3.0

Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Clearly Apple is backing HTML 5, CSS 3 and JavaScript for developing future web applications. Browsers Lack HTML5 Full Support – While making HTML5 the de-facto standard Apple seems to have forgotten that none of the web browsers for mobile or desktop have full HTML 5 implementations at this time. Yes, HTML5 is a major revision over its predecessor HTML4.

5 tips for translation-ready web content

Spicy Learning

Special characters – To display special characters which feature accents, or are not taken from the Latin alphabet (the one we use in English) in web pages, we have to specify them as HTML codes. Increasingly here at Saffron, we’ve been asked to create courses so that they’re suitable for translation. These images must be instantly recognisable to people from all backgrounds.

Flash Dead for eLearning

Tony Karrer

Well, I believe we've seen continuing signs of this with Adobe moving its tools towards HTML 5. You must adopt tools that do not rely on Flash as a delivery mechanism or at least delivery solutions to Flash and HTML 5. Authoring Tool Companies => you must immediately talk to your product roadmap and how you will be able to deliver HTML 5 content. What does all of this mean?

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Accessibility: How to Order Title Objects in Lectora


In many cases, a learner is using a screen reader software like JAWS, so in order to develop an accessible Web eLearning course, the order of the objects placed on a web page needs to be read in a logical order by the screen reader software. to be placed in an html document in the actual logical order that you would like them read by the software. What does this mean?


Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash

Tony Karrer

I pointed to Scribd switching from Flash to HTML, and pointed to their CTO Jared Friedman saying: "We are scrapping three years of Flash development and betting the company on HTML5 because we believe HTML5 is a dramatically better reading experience than Flash. Now any document can become a Web page." Rapid Intake's web player is Flash-based. The mobile version is HTML 5.

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Top 5 Reasons Why Your Enterprise Content Needs to Be on HTML5


Within the last year, we’ve seen the biggest players moving towards HTML5 to provide rich, cross-platform web applications – Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and YouTube just to name a few. HTML is a flexible language that provides the infrastructure to allow content to be readily displayed on any screen. Unlike content found in files, HTML content flows and reformats to each form factor, avoiding the pinching, zooming, and side scrolling when viewing PDFs. In addition, any browser is inherently able to render HTML content. Structured for mobile.


The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development


To help you out, I’ve aggregated 11 of the top development tools to help you easily put together either native, or web-based mobile LMS software apps for your workforce. Tools for Web-Based eLearning Apps. Captivate lets you build eLearning courses and then publish them as web-apps using HTML5. Adobe Captivate 7 : This is a big one that just about everyone should be aware of.

[Video] 5 Steps for Using GreenSock Animations in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

When I first started programming it was back when Flash was a big player in web development. Not too long ago, I was thinking about how cool Lectora is that it produces full HTML courses, so it got my wheels turning wondering if there was a way to somehow use GreenSock in Lectora. On the page level, we are going to add an HTML Extension to the stage. It is pretty simple code.

Have You Heard of This MOOC?


To date, the courses offered by CodeAcademy include: Web Fundamentals: How to build websites, CSS, and HTML. JQuery: Interactive websites, web animations, manipulate HTML and CSS. Projects: Combine HTML/CSS/JS, build web apps, share projects. PHP: Server side scripting, web development, dynamic web pages. elearning MOOCs


Our secret world of learning

E-Learning Provocateur

Of course computer-based training had been around for decades, but when the World Wide Web took off in the 1990’s, it transformed education. how have you learned from reading on the web, reading books or attending conferences/courses). One of my peers in Australia, Arun Pradhan , is developing an app to help us learn smarter, faster and deeper. You have to do it.

Thinking Web : Voices of the Community - Free eBook

Take an e-Learning Break

If you are new to the world of web, then this is the article for you. Chapter 2 - Designing in the Dark by Alex Dawson Alex examines the ideas of web accessibility and talks you through the process of identifying your audience and ensuring that your sites meet their needs and expectations. Chapter 3 - Everything Must Go by Alex Dawson Alex is back, this time discussing the concepts of web accessibility in more detail. Chapter 4 - Going Freelance by John Borda You might be the best web developer in the world, but if no one knows that then it's of very little use to you.

17 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 15

Upside Learning

For all you Tech savvy folks, get the scoop on how technology wires the learning brain and how HTML 5 aids cross platform development. Disparate platforms have created the need for a unified way to develop web and mobile apps. Apps Continue To Overtake Mobile Web. Mobile applications are overtaking mobile Web browser usage in terms of monthly use. That’s not all.

Enterprise Content Sucks & You’re Not Doing Anything to Change It


If we aim to follow the consumer trends of content , documents in the enterprise should mimic the best properties of content on the web: real-time, interactive, mobile, and searchable. And best of all, Google has made it so easy to index the entire web so everyone can easily find what they need. The ideal enterprise content solution is a solution where content is built directly in HTML. HTML allows the integration of digital assets (such as videos and images), is easy to update, and is already mobile optimized to improve the reading experience for your employees.

7 Amazing Things You Can Do With eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

This tool converts HTML, CSS, Javascript into iOS code for mobile development. Use Our HTML5 Source Files to Make Great Web Content. Since you already know you get the source files, you can tinker around with our HTML 5 templates. You can use our templates to make great web content, or you could create animated HTML5 web ad. Are you familiar with iBooks Author ?

Affordable e-Learning: How to bell the cat?


If Muhammad will not go to the mountain, then the mountain must come to Muhammad  a senior director of the premiere government publication in India was explaining me. Its all fantastic Ashutosh  the web responsive systems, HTML 5 getting better, interactivities interspacing every other slide of your courses et al. Help the mountain reach Muhammad!

Host Student Websites with Google Drive

Visual Lounge

I’m a science teacher by trade, but I also dabble in writing HTML, CSS, and, more recently, some JavaScript. You can break them down into three roles: HTML ? These languages are surprisingly simple to learn, and as a result, more and more schools are teaching basic coding classes using the web as a platform. If you teach a web design class, will this make your sharing easier?

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

extension – Toolkit for CreateJS – that allows rich animation and drawing outputs to be created in Flash and published for HTML. code into HTML (though no Flash games yet). Lectora enables you to automatically transform your eLearning to HTML5 for mobile delivery, and provides other publishing options including Web (HTML), mobile and tablet devices. Claro.

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Extending Lectora with an iFrame

Integrated Learnings

An iFrame is an HTML element that allows you to place a page within a page. Within Lectora, you’ll need to add an External HTML Object to the desired page. This will display as a weird placeholder box while you’re working in Lectora (and in Preview Mode), but will display correctly once the course is published and viewed in a web browser. Lectora YouTube External HTML iFrame