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How to Pick the Best Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-Learning Courses

CommLab India

A legacy e-learning course refers to an online course developed using Flash, Dreamweaver, XML/HTML, JavaScript or earlier versions of rapid authoring tools. These tools are dated and cannot meet today’s high technological standards. No matter what technology is used, it takes considerable time and effort to develop an e-learning course, not to mention the high costs involved. Converting a legacy course to the latest HTML5 can be a tricky process.

E-learning Authoring Tools’ Face Off – Storyline 2 vs. Captivate 9

CommLab India

E-learning development has never been as easy and quick as it is today – thanks to rapid authoring tools. With their amazing inbuilt features and cool ready-to-use templates, these authoring tools allow you to develop e-learning courses with any interactivity you can imagine, in a matter of days; this previously took weeks or sometimes, even months to complete. Features: PowerPoint-like interface reduces the learning curve.

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7 Tips to Choose the Best Rapid Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

With mobile devices ceasing to support Flash-based training materials, the demand for Flash to HTML5 conversion tools has gone up. So, choosing the right authoring tool will be your best bet to make your courses HTML5 compatible. Choosing the right tool that suits your purpose can be quite challenging. In this blog, I’ll share 7 tips that will help you select the best e-learning authoring tool for your e-learning project to convert your legacy courses to HTML5.

4 Authoring Tools to Convert Flash-based E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

As a training manager, you must have spent quite a few thousands developing Flash-based e-learning courses for your team. Different rapid authoring tools available today will help you convert your existing Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5 in no time. Want to know what these tools are? Articulate Storyline is one of the best rapid authoring tools that helps you convert Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5 very easily.

Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning

CommLab India

In my previous blog, we have seen how to convert your PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses using Adobe Captivate. In this post, we will see how to convert PowerPoint presentations using another widely used rapid authoring tool – Lectora Inspire. Step 01: Choose the PowerPoint presentation you want to convert to an e-learning course and delete unwanted slides , if any. Your PowerPoint presentation is converted to an e-learning course.

Evaluating 3 Useful Tools that Support E-learning Development

CommLab India

In my previous blog, we’ve compared 3 widely used authoring tools – Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and Lectora Inspire 16. But apart from these rapid authoring tools, a few other tools are also used by e-learning developers such as the multimedia editing tools, PowerPoint add-ins, and tools that help you make digital resources. Before we move to the evaluation part, we will first look at what these tools are used for.

Lectora Online: 5 Reasons to Use the Online Tool

CommLab India

We already have heard of the authoring tool Lectora Inspire. If you have text-heavy content which you want to convert into an e-learning course, there’s no better tool than Lectora Inspire. It’s a preferred, favorite choice for most learning and development (L&D) professionals. Lectora Online , on the other hand, is a web-based/cloud-based authoring tool that allows you to craft e-learning courses in the cloud.

Ten tips to build interactivity

eFront

Interactivity is a key component in the learning process. While it’s relatively easy for a teacher in a classroom to interact with the learners and, by ‘reading’ the situation, involve them in the learning process in the most effective ways, it’s much harder for those producing online learning materials. For one thing, they can only make educated guesses at their learners’ needs, state of mind, attitude to and preferences for learning and so on.

Learning Management: What does a Training Company need an LMS for?

Upside Learning

Training companies now need to enable themselves with the tools and technologies needed to go online with their training material and find the right systems and backend partners to support them during and after this crucial exercise. An appropriate Learning Management System (LMS) is the key to the successful execution of this piece of strategy. Standards Compliance The LMS must support SCORM and AICC standards.

PowerPoint Add-ins – Develop E-learning Courses Rapidly

CommLab India

Of all the companies that use e-learning, large companies hold a huge share of 30%. There are quite a few PowerPoint add-ins out there in the market that will help your team develop e-learning courses, in PowerPoint itself. Here are 3 PowerPoint add-ins that help organizations develop interactive e-learning. This PowerPoint add-in is one of the most used add-ins to rapidly convert PowerPoint presentations to interactive e-learning courses.

Meet The Demand for SCORM Compliant Mobile Learning With Lectora 17

CommLab India

If developing a mobile learning course is one big hurdle, then tracking learner progress is yet another. All this information can be tracked by an LMS using SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model), a set of e-learning technical standards. A number of authoring tools are available in the market to develop SCORM-compliant courses. In this blog, we shall see why Lectora is ideal to create SCORM-compliant mobile learning courses.

How Lectora Inspire Can Overcome Your Training Challenges

CommLab India

Some are saddled with an outdated LMS while others have to come up with highly customized courses that may not fit in standardized templates offered by some authoring tools. Lectora Inspire is an ideal authoring tool for overcoming such challenges. Easy reviews by SMEs involved in e-learning course creation: One of the top features of Lectora Inspire that users talk highly of is ReviewLink™. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

Learning Management: What does a Training Company need an LMS for?

Upside Learning

Training companies now need to enable themselves with the tools and technologies needed to go online with their training material and find the right systems and backend partners to support them during and after this crucial exercise. An appropriate Learning Management System (LMS) is the key to the successful execution of this piece of strategy. Standards Compliance The LMS must support SCORM and AICC standards.

Advantages of WordPress over Moodle

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Open-source software has ushered in a new era of possibilities in the learning space. For a while now, Moodle has been the world’s most popular open-source learning management system. It has enabled organizations of all sizes to deliver and track learning to (likely) millions of people across the globe. Not too long ago, I met Patrick Selby from On Learning Point. What type of technology is implemented within WordPress?

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Four Industry Announcements

Kapp Notes

First, my colleague Koreen Olbriish (and book contributor) announced that Tandem Learning has been acquired by Ayogo Game s. Koreen will be joining Ayogo’s executive team and continuing her work in immersive learning design with organizations interested in leveraging technologies to create engaging learning experiences, now with even more expertise and experience in game design as part of Ayogo. Who is Rustici Software?