Gamification In Application Software Training


We are highly excited to see this trend because, like most of you learning professionals, we too believe that the best way to learn new software is by doing real tasks in a real environment, in a fun way. ADOBE LEVELUP.

176 Free Video Tutorials to help you learn Adobe Photoshop CC

Adobe Captivate

In this Adobe Photoshop CC training course, you will learn how to use the worlds most popular graphics and photo editing software. This training is designed for the absolute beginner, and you will learn Adobe Photoshop CC from the ground up, with no prior experience required.

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Top 5 productivity tips for Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate is a powerful eLearning authoring tool which allows you to create several types of engaging and interactive eLearning courses. To make the most of this tool, here are the top 5 productivity tips I’ve followed over the years. Go ahead and use them if you like.

Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Software Simulations Using Adobe Captivate

CommLab India

Are you finding it difficult to develop applications that teach the use of software effectively and in a timely manner? Or are you trying to develop your own software training? Then, you can develop software simulations that engage your learners with Adobe Captivate easily.

Adobe Captivate: Round-Trip Your Background Image Edits

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

While Captivate is absolutely a great program for recording software demonstrations, simulations and creating soft skills eLearning, nobody is going to confuse Captivate's drawing capabilities with best-in-class tools like Adobe Illustrator or Adobe Photoshop.

Adobe Captivate: Customizing Smart Shapes and Captions for Simulations

CommLab India

Adobe Captivate has made the task of creating software simulations quite easy. The good news is, Adobe Captivate makes customizations easy. You can create your own captions, using Photoshop. Creating your own captions using Photoshop.

Design Your Course with Adobe Kuler

DigitalChalk eLearning

The cloud-based application, Adobe Kuler , is a great tool for creating color palettes for any occasion. Plus, you can easily save these colors straight into Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. eLearning Tools Online Training Software Adobe Kuler eLearning Resources PowerPoint

Training: What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite 6

Adobe Captivate

Topic: What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite 6 Date and time: Wednesday, 8th August, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn what’s new and exciting in Adobe eLearning Suite 6. Adobe eLearning Suite 6 software offers best-in-class tools for application simulations, product demos, digital imaging, rich [.].

How To: Create a Color Palette with Adobe Kuler

DigitalChalk eLearning

Adobe Kuler , a cloud-based application, helps you create quality color palettes and themes that fit your e-learning content and presentations. Follow these simple steps to create a color palette with Adobe Kuler. Do your online courses lack quality color palettes or themes?

Tablets will replace PCs but not in the way you Think

mLearning Revolution

printing problems, no optical drives (for backups I suppose), and that they won’t run power software, including Adobe Photoshop, Avid Studio, and Microsoft OneNote. (image credit: [link].

Holiday Wish List for Corporate Training Professionals: Part 4 - Software for Content Creation


This list is all about software. And this isn't really a software application, but it is an important part of being a better training developer. Photoshop is the standard on the high end. Also consider browser based apps like and Spark by Adobe.

PhotoShop 20th Anniversary Webcast

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For 20 years, the world has used industry-leading Adobe Photoshop software to transform creative inspiration into nearly everything we see, from magazine covers to medical devices to city skylines. That's why, every day, Adobe is inspired to create the innovative technologies that build more speed, intelligence, and magic into each new Photoshop product-so you can continue to turn your creative vision into reality.

9.5 Essential eLearning Development Tips

eLearning Brothers

While you’re at it, create the tabs in your software tool so you can easily change the shape and colors. If you create a graphic in Adobe Photoshop, then please save the Adobe Photoshop work file (.psd).

Software Shopping

eLearning Blender

Finally got the buy in from the boss to spend some money on Adobe software, mainly for developing eLearning and printed training materials. Fireworks appears to be very similar to Photoshop with some extra features that will come in handy for web development. I am tempted to go with InDesign because it is far more robust than the program I currently use (MS Publisher) for printed materials and it seems like all of Fireworks perks can be had in other programs if not Photoshop.

My date with Adobe Captivate 5.5 and Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3… at HTML5 Restaurant!

Adobe Captivate

When I thought of creating some content in HTML5 for my iPad, the first thing that crossed my mind was Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3. Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5.5 Photography is one of my hobbies and I’m sure it’s the same with some of you reading this post.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


Photoshop is, of course, the undisputed king for this kind of work, but it might not be your best choice for several reasons. And with Adobe’s subscription model if you stop paying, you can’t use the program anymore, even if you’ve paid several times its worth over the years.

How to make your animated GIF lose that ugly white border or halo

eLearning Brothers

In other software such as Adobe Photoshop or Xara Xone, the process is similar in choosing a Matte color. The GIF image format was developed by CompuServe in 1987 and has been a mainstay since the infancy of the internet.

5 Image Editing Tools to Visually Enhance Your Online Training Modules

CommLab India

On one hand, they need to be knowledgeable about learning theories and on the other hand, they need to be adept in using technological/software tools. Now-a-days, instructional designers require more knowledge and skills than ever before.

Why Author eLearning Content to Industry Standards?


Today, authoring software that was once reserved for designers and developers has become more affordable and easier to use. Adobe Captivate is a comprehensive and robust software package available for both Mac and Windows users. Since Captivate is an Adobe product it integrates seamlessly with other “Made in Adobe” applications like Photoshop and Dreamweaver.

Learn a New Skill: Create Engaging Visual Content with Canva


While there are many tools available to create visual content for social media, my favorite tool is Canva , a simple online design software. For other tools to create visual content, check out our Piktochart course and our post on Adobe Photoshop.

A simple way to help beginners get started with Articulate Storyline

eLearning Architect

The theory behind this training As I'm sure you all know from experience, it's much easier to learn how to use software by having a go yourself. Software overview Next step is a basic overview of the software.

How to Move Past Free Clip Art

Rapid eLearning

For example, often bookstores, office supply stores or computer stores will have some discount bins where they sell out-of-date software. I look for multimedia creation software, like greeting card makers. You’ll need to use a software application to edit them.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

PowerPoint is presentation software. Yes, you can use it for many different things, and yes, Microsoft has an add-on that turns PPT into something similar to Adobe Presenter. is overwhelming, unless they have used a product in the past like Photoshop that uses layers. When you are using software and can’t figure out the term or what this or that is – zings over to the help area? . Lastly, why is Articulate and Adobe still on the desktop?

Design Corner: A Few of My Favorite Things: 21 Must-Have Tools for the Mobile Designer

Visual Lounge

I dont always use mapping software, but when I do, I use the big guns. If you use Photoshop to create mobile mockups, then the Teehan+Lax templates are likely something youve already heard of. In many ways, it is replacing my usage of Photoshop. Adobe Edge Animate.

Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it?

Clive on Learning

In an anonymous reply to my posting yesterday on the pirating of PC software, an elearning developer asked "How do real people actually afford/justify purchasing something like the Adobe eLearning Suite?" " He'd tried open source and free software but had to admit that, as far as e-learning development software was concerned, "Adobe is still king and will remain so for our foreseeable future." So, is Adobe's ELS worth $1799?

The New Microsoft Surface Tablet and the Rear-view Mirror Effect [Mobile]

mLearning Revolution

Imagine if Adobe would have decided to port the behemoth Photoshop software to the iPad instead of developing Photoshop Touch?

Any tool as long as it's Adobe

Clive on Learning

As I write this, my Adobe Updater program is busy installing the latest updates to my Adobe Creative Suite 3. I had thought that, with my extravagant purchases, I was maintaining the Adobe share price all on my own, but the eLearning Guild's latest research report on authoring and development tools proves otherwise. Photo editing: #1 Photoshop (84%); #2 Illustrator (which doesn't even do photo editing) (35%). Although that may well be an Adobe tool also!

With a little help from our friends: the services we use to build our business


The best part is the tight integration between the core translation software and a universal community of translators. We use GitHub to control the development of our software. Adobe Creative Cloud – Photoshop and more.

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Content creation tools for e-learning


In the previous post in this mini-series we investigated the various LMS deployment options (cloud, hosted, self-hosted) as well as the necessary tools, services and software you’ll need to setup your own e-learning solution.

Adobe eLearning Suite Announced

Steve Howard

Adobe , Captivate , ELS , eLearning Suite , Device Central. Adobe has released the eagerly-awaited eLearning Suite. Offering seven innovative applications in one complete, integrated package, Adobe eLearning Suite combines full new versions of: Adobe Captivate® 4 Go beyond screen capture to author rich eLearning experiences. Adobe Flash® CS4 Professional with Learning Interactions Create and deliver rich interactive content. Adobe Captivate 4.

New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20

eLearning 24-7

Lingo – They call it translation management software. Outputs include HTML5, MP4, Microsoft Silverlight, Adobe Air. 12 Adobe Captivate. Adobe Audition CS6 integration – sweet! Online Training Library Review

The eLearning Coach

If your job or life demand that you learn software applications quickly, then you’ll probably be interested in Currently there are courses for Captivate 4, Adobe Connect, Flash (many hours), Moodle, Camtasia, and PowerPoint. View the software tutorials on

Compressing Media in Your E-Learning Authoring Tools

E-learning Uncovered

Adobe Captivate. In my last post, I mentioned that it is sometimes better to compress your media files using external software. For example, you can set up Adobe Photoshop to be your photo editor in Lectora and in Captivate.

5 Free Online Image Editors for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

A challenge with free software is that sometimes your organization isn’t comfortable with you downloading and installing applications that aren’t approved. Aviary Phoenix is a more robust application and close to something like Photoshop with the layering and more complex editing capabilities.