Your Authoring Tool Isn’t Just For eLearning Anymore

ej4 eLearning

As people around the world work from home in quarantine, think about new uses for your eLearning authoring tool to fill your communication needs with video. Webinars and video chat calls are useful alternatives but not everyone has access to those tools. E-mail is a dependable channel but it can lack the human touch that video can deliver. Training & Development

The 8 best SCORM authoring tools to watch for 2021

Elucidat

If your plan for 2021 is to create awesome SCORM-compliant elearning, you might be wondering what are the best SCORM authoring tools available right now. What are SCORM authoring tools? An authoring tool can be used to create and maintain web-based content.

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How to Select the Right eLearning Authoring Tools and Services

Hurix Digital

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? An eLearning authoring tool is a software that developers use to package content, typically, multimedia content, and make it available to end users on the World Wide Web. While there are many tools available, it is advisable to choose one that supports e-learning content standards such as SCORM , AICC and CBT. Deciding on the right eLearning authoring tool is a tricky business unless you are sure of what you want.

Top 11 eLearning software tools to make your courses shine

TalentLMS

Luckily, there’s eLearning authoring software for that. Because an eLearning authoring tool can help you create cool online courses fast — and without breaking the bank. In this post, we’re taking a look at 11 content authoring tools to make your courses shine. But this article isn’t just a “trends list” with the best eLearning authoring tools for 2020. Keep reading to find out about: What an authoring tool is.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Out of Your Authoring Tool gomolearning.com @gomolearning eBook 1 11Index: Table of contents What should you look for and expect. from a modern authoring tool? can make the process of choosing an authoring. tool seem bewildering, but there are some.

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

In this article, Steve Penfold reviews nine leading elearning authoring tools. He compares each one based on ease of use, quality of content produced, speed of authoring and scalability. Which is the best authoring tool for you? The best authoring tool for you will depend on a range of factors, including: How much technical expertise you have. Whether you are a sole author or need to collaborate with a wider team. Comparing authoring tools?

Increase Course Performance with the Right Authoring Tool – Here’s How to Sort Out Your Options

Docebo

These 10 valuable tips will help you determine what authoring tool could be the best fit for your needs. Selecting an elearning authoring tool can be confusing. Whether you’re looking for a new solution to up the scale of your online learning production, searching for a speedier or higher quality solution than what you currently have, or embarking on creating elearning for the first time, here are 10 considerations to help you choose the right tool for your needs.

The Top 5 Best Bridge LMS Alternatives

Continu

Here are some comments from Bridge users and reasons to consider Bridge LMS alternatives. Now that you know some of the reasons to consider Bridge LMS alternatives, the next step is to make the right choice for your company. If you have a large company, each department may need specialized learning tools. That’s why if you are looking at Bridge LMS alternatives you’ll want to talk to your LMS team first. Bridge LMS alternatives to consider.

The 10 Best MindTickle Alternatives

Continu

Here are a few of the cons and reasons to consider MindTickle Alternatives. Now that you know some of the challenges, here are 10 great MindTickle alternatives. Continu offers a versatile cloud-based interface and is one of the only LMS companies offering a blended learning tool for both online and classroom training. Continu is also an authoring tool which means companies can create training materials directly onto this platform without the aid of third parties.

The ultimate authoring tool buyer’s guide

Elucidat

Choosing an elearning authoring tool isn’t easy and it takes more than a free trial. With each tool offering a wide range of features, workflows and support packages, it’s key you find the right fit for all your stakeholders’ needs, now and two years down the line. This detailed guide and six point scorecard is designed to help you find the best elearning software for your needs. A software provider might offer loads of snazzy features, but are they right for you?

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. The post Free eLearning Authoring Software with Easygenerator appeared first on Easygenerator. This week we registered user number 1.000. This post is to celebrate that first milestone.

Even Better eLearning Authoring Software with New Easygenerator Release!

easygenerator

In this blog we will give you an overview off some of the new elearning authoring software functionalities. New eLearning Authoring Software Functionalities. If you haven’t done this, please do (menu tools, option accounts). The post Even Better eLearning Authoring Software with New Easygenerator Release!

Authoring Tools- The DevLearn Experience

eLearning 24-7

I suspected that the expo would feature a large quantity of rapid content authoring tools. Not so much, from what I saw – some of the tools were underwhelming (granted some were quite impressive), but rather how the vendors themselves perceived where the market is going and what customers want in their authoring tools. Back in 2000, the knock on rapid content authoring tools were they “pre-template” driven solutions.

Top 15 Instructional Design Tools Ranked

Continu

Instructional design tools are key to creating, modifying, and shaping training materials. So searching for the correct instructional design tool is key to training success. If you are new to instructional design or are searching for a new tool, where do you begin? We’ve outlined 15 instructional design tools with our picks for the top three. Here are some tools to consider. So if you are a smaller business or a start-up, you may want to look for an alternative.

The ultimate guide to cloud-based elearning authoring tools

Elucidat

If you’ve made the move from desktop storage to a service like Dropbox or Google Drive, you’ll have experienced the freedom and collaboration that cloud-based software can bring. With a cloud-based elearning authoring tool, you can experience the same benefits and more when you create elearning content. Desktop vs cloud-based authoring. Facilitating easy team working is the key benefit of a cloud-based elearning authoring tool.

Alternatives to LMS: what, when and why?

Elucidat

The traditional solution is no longer the default answer in all situations, so let’s explore the LMS alternatives now available. When and why should you consider LMS alternatives? Here are some reasons why an LMS alternative could suit your learning ecosystem better. What are the alternatives to LMS? There’s no one-size-fits-all solution, but these are some of the LMS alternatives available and some considerations to keep in mind.

Easygenerator in Top 10 List eLearning Authoring Software

easygenerator

We are in Graig Weiss top 10, we are (according to Joe Ganci) ‘One of the right tools for the job, and we made the top 10 of the top 5 online colleges. Graig Weiss brought out the first version of his top 10 list of authoring tools “ New E-Learning rankings: Authoring tools on number 7″ “ Proof that you do not need to be based in the states to have a very cool product. Easygenerator is clearly gaining a lot of traction.

10 free test maker tools

Ed App

Today, we are going to compare 10 different free test tools that vary in functionality from simple forms to those with courses, testing, and advanced analytics. . Test Tools With Free Online Training Courses. First, we will look at 3 free online training platforms that include course catalogues, testing, and authoring. These testing tools give you the most functionality of any on our list. #1 Feature list: 50+ authoring templates (no coding required!).

Retail training: How to pick the right authoring tool

Elucidat

Choosing an elearning authoring tool isn’t easy and it takes more than a free trial. With each tool offering a wide range of features, workflows and support packages, it’s important you find the right fit for everyone: shop-floor staff all the way to your in-house Learning Designers. Choosing an elearning authoring tool is not an easy decision and realistically you’ll probably need more than a demo to make it. Are like minded customers using the tool?

Articulate Rise, A Responsive Authoring Tool

LearnUpon

Business tools used to require you to download and run an application on your machine. For a comprehensive list of the best course creation options, check out our post on the top 12 eLearning authoring tools. You’re not required to download any software and it runs smoothly, on any device, through your browser. One of the biggest frustrations when using an authoring tool is that responsive courses can be difficult to create.

6 steps to make your authoring tool implementation a success

Elucidat

So, here’s our advice on making sure that your transition to a new authoring tool is a positive, not painful, experience. Managing the change to a new authoring tool. Ideally, you want your team to be able to hit the ground running with your new authoring tool. This doesn’t have to be a huge amount of work and, depending on which tool you go for, the supplier may well have a lot of this covered for you!

A User-Friendly Alternative to Articulate – iSpring Suite

iSpring Solutions

In this post, we’ll look at an alternative to Articulate, iSpring Suite. It’s an up-and-coming authoring toolkit that can give… Read More. Instructional Design e-learning authoring tools iSpring Suite

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. And we have a special introduction offer for our e-learning software: Easygenarator also announced new prices at DevLearn. $39 39 per author per month for the plus edition. The post Webinar: What’s New with Easygenerator’s e-Learning software ?

Tools and Design

Clark Quinn

I’ve often complained about how the tools we have make it easy to do bad design. So here’re some thoughts on tools. Authoring tools, in general, are oriented on a ‘page’ metaphor; they’re designed to provide a sequence of pages. The critical element is being faced with a decision about an action to take, then apply the knowledge to discriminate between the alternatives, and make a decision.

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Interactivity in Software Tutorials?

Adobe Captivate

Whenever a comparison of eLearning authoring tools is published, Captivate still is considered to be the best tool for creation of software tutorials. Too bad that most authors seem to forget that meanwhile it has become to most versatile authoring tool, and is probably more used for its other features (compliance training, scenario training to mention only a few). There are many alternatives to Captivate’s Video Demo. Intro.

New Edition, New Prices And A New Website For Easygenerator e-Learning Software!

easygenerator

New e-Learning software edition, new prices and a new website for easygenerator. We launch a new e-Learning software product at the DevLearn conference, we introduce new prices and our new website is live! While we where at it we also decided to completely change the pricing of easygenerator e-Learning software. Next to the free edition, you can already start working with easygenerator starting from $19 for three authors! .

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

Since the birth of elearning, a pair of innovative software giants have carved out their place as industry favorites: Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate. But with the rise of modern cloud-based authoring software, many learning managers and designers are looking for a resolution to the contemporary learning pains that come from desktop-based authoring tools. The authoring basics. Why would you want an alternative to Storyline and Captivate?

Top online learning tools for successful solutions

Elucidat

You’re only as good as your tools. There’s certainly no shortage of great platforms, tools and technology for you to choose from. To make the right choices, you need to know what these tools can deliver. So, here’s our lowdown of the online learning tools you can use for successful digital learning. Our top four types of online learning tool. Let’s take a closer look at each type of tool. Authoring tools. Content curation tools.

Quinn-Thalheimer: Tools, ADDIE, and Limitations on Design

Clark Quinn

I’ll suggest it’s not massive consumption of heinous chemicals, but instead think that we might want to look to our tools and methods. For instance, rapid elearning tools make it easy to take PPTs and PDFs, add a quiz, and toss the resulting knowledge test and dump over to the LMS to lead to no impact on the organization. To me, ADDIE is just a project-management tool. Similarly, I get ‘the fear’ and worry about our tools. Will : Yes, let’s get back to tools.

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8 Reasons to Replace Your eLearning Content Authoring Tool

gomo learning

Whether you’re frustrated by or indifferent to your current eLearning authoring tool, you may find yourself wondering if there’s an alternative out there that can get you excited to create learning content. In this article, we look at eight frustrations and red flags common to inferior authoring tools (or those that are just a poor match for your requirements), and why you shouldn’t settle. Only Your Veteran Learning Designers Can Use the Tool.

Articulate Rise, a responsive authoring tool

LearnUpon

When creating eLearning courses, you have a number of authoring tools to select from. You are not required to download any software and it runs smoothly on almost any device. One of the biggest frustrations with authoring tools is that most struggle to create courses that are responsive – i.e. change size when used by varying screen sizes. This is useful for those who want a tool that guides you throughout the process.

How to Keep Your Cloud-Based LMS Software Protected

Your Training Edge

For any organization that relies on cloud-based LMS software for continual learning and development (L&D), cybersecurity should be a top concern. When protected with reliable cybersecurity systems and protocols, cloud-based software solutions are no more vulnerable than an on-premise learning management system. Talk to your vendor about available anti-virus solutions for your cloud-based LMS software.

Top 10 Tools for Rapid eLearning

Rob Hubbard

We’ve put our heads together and come up with our favourite (mostly free) tools for aiding rapid elearning development. As our team are located all over the world, we particularly love cloud-based tools that allow for collaboration: MockFlow Wireframe Editor Screenshot. MockFlow – Cloud-based collaborative design tool. Survey Monkey has been around for a while but still a great tool for gathering user feedback and can also be used to pre-assess knowledge gaps.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

What’s important is that you have faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.’. As an online instructor, you need to decide what kind of tools and resources you want to use for your online school. You might want to start with simple tools and grow into more professional premium tools as you go along making higher quality online courses. Authoring Tools.

8 reasons for using HTML5 for authoring eLearning course

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Flash has been a productive tool for authoring these courses. HTML5 has superseded Flash as a viable option for authoring eLearning courses because it is supported by all smartphones and tablets. Alternatively, HTML5 underpinned courses are responsive, intuitively adapt to varying screen dimensions, and can be optimized using meta tags meant for handheld devices. You need not integrate a third-party software to achieve this.