Top 10 LMSs for 2013

eLearning 24-7

Back again to bring this first in a series of rankings for the top ten learning management systems for 2013. That said, just as a reminder: Here is how these new rankings will work throughout 2013: Debut this month, update in July, final top 25 in Dec. Works with many 3rd party authoring tools including Articulate, Captivate. Hello from sunny Los Angeles. As many of you will around know, these rankings are just the first in of series.

Ghost Edition – Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

This year we will focus on the top ten authoring tools for 2013. Was in the top 10 for 2012 and stays in for 2013. 2 Articulate Storyline. Not SaaS – the authoring tool industry is moving more towards SaaS, then in previous years and as a well known vendor you would think Articulate would see this and say , “here I go”, but they do not. There you have it – the top ten authoring tools for 2013. Welcome to my yearly Halloween Edition.

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ASTD ICE 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the resources from my ASTD ICE 2013 presentation. Articulate Storyline. W209 – Interactivity, Games, and Gamification: A Research-Based Approach to Engaging Learners Through Games from Karl Kapp. Companies Mentioned. Enspire Learning. Zombies Run. Game On! Learning. Axonify. Knowledge Guru. Allen Interactions. Game Development Software ThinkingWorlds (3D Software). Unity 3D (3D Software, fairly Complex). Raptivity(Games Pack). Raptivity (Simulation Pack).

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Top 11 to 20 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

A product that has constantly appeared throughout 2013. BONUS - If you are not going to be attending DevLearn , then you will be unaware of the top 10 authoring tools for 2013, which is part of my presentation – along with the latest trends and 2014 forecasts.

ASTD DC Metro 2013 Presentation Resources:Gamification of Learning

Kapp Notes

Articulate Storyline. Had a great time last night with the wonder folks from the ASTD DC Metro chapter, a full house with lots of great questions and interactions.

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Biggest ELearning Happenings of 2013

LearnDash

Today is the last day of 2013, and what a year it has been for elearning. of Tin Can API came out in April, and since then it has been adopted by many of the major tools – most notably the ones offered by Articulate.

Designing Scenario Based Learning with Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning Strategy authoring tools elearning eLearning content eLearning course design eLearning strategy instructional design Master elearning Course online learning storyline

2013: The Year to Step into eLearning

B Online Learning

ArticulateThe world of eLearning is vast and it is growing by the day. There are plenty of training professionals who would like to venture into eLearning but hardly know where to begin.

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.

New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

Here is how these new rankings will work throughout 2013: Debut this month, update in July, final top 25 in Dec. This solution reminds me of Articulate Studio in terms of its capabilities, but at a lower cost. They are reporting that in March 2013 you will be able to output to HTML5.

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

mLearning Revolution

The New Articulate Studio ’13. Articulate doesn’t just think about the people who will be using their products, they also think a lot about the learners, who will consume the experience and that in my humble opinion is what make their product stand out from the competition.

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. For years, the Articulate Studio offering has been a (very) successful add-on to Microsoft PowerPoint.

More Articulate Storyline Development Timesavers

E-learning Uncovered

One year ago, I wrote a blog post about Articulate Storyline Development Timesavers. To change this setting: Click the Articulate button. The post More Articulate Storyline Development Timesavers appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered

Crucial Articulate Storyline Tip: Lock the Seek Bar

eLearning Brothers

Did you know there is no player setting to lock down the seek bar in Articulate Storyline? Here’s how to implement this crucial Articulate Storyline tip: Step One - Download the ReplaceAfterPublish.zip.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

However we need more from our Industry and it’s my hope that 2013 will be the year we fully immerse ourselves into what I call the ‘ Post-eLearning era ‘ and seize the potential of mLearning. Our new mantra in 2013 should be simplify, simplify, simplify!

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

2 Articulate Storyline. Rather continuing to break down course walls through superior feature sets and an understanding of where authoring tools should be in 2013. The summer is nearly upon us (or in LA it is already here) which means you can expect the following in your hometown.

Custom Navigation: 3 Examples with Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

I discussed the capability of authoring tools, especially Articulate Storyline, to present a customised and engaging user interface that can both create a wow factor for the user and also maintain the benefits of rapid eLearning development.

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble! Articulate vs Captivate vs Storyline

Dashe & Thomson

(Note: This is Part 1 of a 4 part series comparing Articulate Presenter, Captivate, and Storyline. Articulate vs Captivate vs Storyline appeared first on Social Learning Blog. Development Tools eLearning Software Reviews Articulate Presenter Captivate StorylineSubscribe to the blog at the bottom of the post to be updated when Part 2 is published.) Recently my colleague, Eric, and I had the opportunity of working simultaneously on 3 different eLearning [.]

Articulate Storyline Unchained – Triggers, Variables and Conditions

B Online Learning

Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design instructional design levels of interactivity online learning rapid authoring tools rapid eLearning storyline I think we all agree, when developing eLearning for today’s widely diverse user groups, one of the key challenges is to make that content dynamic, engaging and full of user driven interactions.

Experience (Tin Can) API: What to Expect from Your LMS Provider

Bottom-Line Performance

in May 2013. Authoring tools such as Lectora and Articulate Storyline have already announced support for Experience API, and this is certainly a necessary step in the adoption process. Tin Can. Experience. TIN CAN! Experience! We’re all hearing about it… but what is it?

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. The last major update was in 2013. articulate

ASTD Mid NJ 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Articulate Storyline. Had a great time last night with the wonder folks from the ASTD Mid-NJ chapter, lots of great questions and interactions. Met a number of new friends caught up with some old friends and heard some wonderful presentations. Took one of our students, Melissa, to the event and she had a great time meeting everyone as well. and might have even gotten a few job opportunities!). I want to thank all the people for a wonderful event.

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Resources from Training 2013 Conference and Expo #trg13

Kapp Notes

Articulate Storyline. The presentation was a great deal of fun. We played “Fact or Fishy” Had a great audience and we had a great deal of fun. Team A got beaten fairly handidly so Team B gets accolades throughout the land. Here is a copy of my slides from the presentation. Games, Interactivity, Gamification for Learning: Creating Engaged Learners from Karl Kapp. Here is a link to the Poll Everywhere software I used to play the Fact or Fishy Game.

Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, Articulate Storyline: Production Times

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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. by Kevin Siegel      One of the more common questions that I get from new eLearning developers is how much time it will take to produce published content. The answer I provide is dependent upon a couple of factors.

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.

8 Steps for an Awesome eLearning Storyboard

eLearning Brothers

Choose a tool that will best support your design elements: •Articulate Storyline •Articulate Studio ‘13 •Lectora •Adobe Captivate •Moodle •Claro •Udutu. Here is an eLearning inforgraphic for Instructional Designers that uses eight steps for an Awesome eLearning Storyboard.

2 Essential Characteristics of an LMS in 2013

LearnDash

Some already have incorporated it, such as Articulate Storyline, but this was version.90, so certain aspects were still “shifting”. This is a big year in the realm of elearning, especially with the rapid growth of MOOCs and new technology hitting the scene.

3 eLearning Design Goals for 2013

B Online Learning

I was recently asked to speak at an elearning forum on eLearning design trends for 2013. I’ve given myself three elearning design goals for 2013…probably a [.].

Articulate Storyline Review

Dashe & Thomson

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.

Book Review: Learning Articulate Storyline

Spark Your Interest

I recently read the book Learning Articulate Storyline by Stephanie Harnett. As an avid Articulate Storyline developer, I wanted to find a resource that I could use with my contractors and even clients to get them up to speed on how to use the software.

Fewer Full-Sized Courses. More learning snacks, ePubs, Videos, and Reference Tools

Bottom-Line Performance

One of the top 10 hits on our blog site in 2012 was a blog about converting an Articulate course to an ePub using iBooks Author. This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities.

10 hot tips for moocers

E-Learning Provocateur

More specifically, use your blog to articulate your learnings from the mooc. Now that I have participated in a mooc, I am naturally qualified to dispense expert advice about them.

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Using Rapid Authoring Tools to Design eLearning Courses for Multiple Devices

Bottom-Line Performance

This was our approach: Use Articulate (a rapid authoring tool) to decrease development time and cost. Use Articulate Storyline specifically because Articulate Studio was already the development tool of choice for MISO but Studio did not allow you to publish courses for use on an iPad.

Tips for Working with Video in Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

I’ve been upgrading our MS Office courses to Office 2013, and I came across some great video tutorials, which I decided to use, particularly in the Excel course. Most recently I’ve been assisting our team in updating our B Online eLearning Course Catalogue.

What I am hearing and seeing in E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Articulate Storyline. We are not talking advanced apps here that cost a fortune to build – unless they come from a 3rd party company who is selling them – this is a new angle but I surmise it will grow by the end of 2013. I know it is only the first full week of February, but just in the past month, a lot has been going on. Most of it is positive, some is neutral, a few are negative (IMO). It comes from fellow readers who send me e-mails or talk to me via social media.

The Future of E-Learning in 2013

LearnDash

New development tools have also hit the scene, particularly among the big players with products like Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate 6. But what is in store for our industry in 2013, or even the medium to long term? Picture from insidehighered.com.

Learning Designers have 3 Choices Regarding Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

Among the statistics provided in the report, one in particular stood out to me, namely: By the end of 2013, the number of mobile-connected devices will exceed the number of people on earth, and by 2017 there will be nearly 1.4