Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

Adobe Captivate

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

Adobe Captivate

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. This article outlines how you can use this opportunity to effectively migrate your legacy courses and enhance your online training delivery’s impact. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. As we all know, Flash does not support all mobile devices (most smartphones and tablets).

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Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Adobe Flash technology has helped support the delivery of online multimedia content for nearly two decades. Three popular eLearning formats are also largely dependent on Flash technology for their delivery medium: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video. Flash will be allowed to die in 2020 as Adobe ceases to support the standard. Extensive use of Flash makes this development a concern for those of us working in the eLearning industry. The troubled history of Flash.

Raptivity Essential : Now Build HTML5 and Flash Interactions Simultaneously

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

As Harbinger Knowledge Products unveils a brand new version of Raptivity Essential that lets you publish interactions in the HTML5 format in addition to Flash SWF format, I thought it would be interesting to talk to Shweta Kulkarni, who was involved deeply in the engineering of this product upgrade. What prompted you to go the HTML5 way? The entire Raptivity Himalaya library will be available in HTML5 format soon. We had coded these relatively effortlessly in Flash.

Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits

CDSM

Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July. Security updates for operating systems, programs, browsers and associated plugins are common – so what makes July’s multiple patch releases any worse than what’s happened in the past?

Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

EI Design

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. This article outlines how you can use this opportunity to effectively migrate your legacy courses and enhance your online training delivery’s impact. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. As we all know, Flash does not support all mobile devices (most smartphones and tablets).

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

EI Design

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era

Aptara

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era. However, these IT products are themselves changing and growing more effective. The transition to HTML5. While it was once the backbone of the Internet, Flash technology is now in decline. Revealed as a system full of security holes and requiring extra installation to run, it has taken a back seat to HTML5. Toth noted that programmers are coming back into vogue, as their skill sets are being called upon to work in HTML5.

When are System Simulations Appropriate?

Integrated Learnings

This is the most effective way to identify if the learner has truly learned to navigate the system. Let’s assume that your client informs you that there have been some changes to the system used by sales associates. He knows that simulations have been effective at teaching the system to new hires, and he is asking for a simulation to describe the changes to the system. do they have Flash capability)? By Dean Hawkinson.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

In many cases, though, Tablet Learning is considered a form of mLearning, and there is often a degree of hesitation to make the switch, perhaps brought on by typical myths associated with Mobile Learning. Tablet Learning, however, can be viewed as a separate category that serves as an effective stepping stone in the transition from eLearning to mLearning. We’ve presented some cost-effective options below to help you get started.

Let Go Through BPO for eLearning

Web Courseworks

BPO: Managing Services & Association eLearning. Associations love their members. So, associations strive to provide those opportunities to their members. However, many associations are starting to recognize that while members are central to their functions, the deployment of professional development is not an association’s core business. How does that work for associations? So, the association hires experts to provide the services to fill that need.

3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

Microlearning is quickly gaining a reputation as an effective way to get through to learners across all generations , learning styles and available time. In November, the Association for Talent Development neatly made the case for why microlearning should be an extension of—not replacement for—existing learning and development programs. Because more and more learners are doing job training on their own mobile devices, and Flash simply isn’t compatible.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. If you would like to take a closer look at other APIs and their associated mashups, check the following searchable API/mashup repositories: • ProgrammableWeb: [link]. • APIHub: [link]. HTML5. HTML5 is a new version of the Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) from the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

So, simplicity was there for the author, but at the cost of effective learner engagement. To combat “boring” eLearning experiences, programs like Adobe Flash and Director came on the scene with an animated bang (anyone else remember the bird crash vector animation from the early Flash demos?) But these modules were still largely linear, and like other authoring tools, Direct-to-Web associated the file with the author’s desktop.

TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. If you would like to take a closer look at other APIs and their associated mashups, check the following searchable API/mashup repositories: • ProgrammableWeb: [link]. HTML5. HTML5 is a new version of the Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) from the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. Again, the iPad runs with HTML5, not Flash nor Java. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1 and Java, but they offer HTML5 too. However, if you tested them in Avant, an alternative browser used by many people, they were not – yet Avant used Flash and Java. Same issue occurred with Opera – used Flash and Java.

eLearning Basics: Can You Make Your Own eLearning Courses?

Convergence Training

This will probably be SCORM or xAPI and it will include HTML5 (read our article about the upcoming end of Flash). Some Instructional Design Tips for Creating Effective eLearning Courses. Is eLearning as Effective as Instructor-Led Training? In our ongoing “eLearning Basics” series of articles, we’re going to address the question of where you can get elearning courses from.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

Augmented reality takes a view of a real environment and augments it with additional information or effects. What is HTML5 and why is it significant for e-learning? Consequently, many web authors and e-learning developers turned to Flash for that type of content. HTML5 enables much more robust multimedia and interactions. As the HTML5 standard was being finalized, Apple’s iPad, which does not play Flash content, became wildly popular.

Instructional Design: The Process – Part 2

Origin Learning

In the last article , we discussed ID, ISD and the various models and frameworks associated with both. What is the training effectiveness measure? Media Creation and construction – Upon completion of the storyboard, media elements such as graphics/illustrations and interactions are created or sourced and the course is developed in Flash XML or HTML5 formats using various authoring tools or frameworks.

Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison of 7 Major Authoring Tools

gomo learning

Launched in 2014, Gomo was one of the first tools created to move eLearning authoring towards responsive HTML5 content authored and delivered in the cloud. Then there’s the Adobe of Adobe Flash fame, regarded as a creator of once-innovative then bloated standards that linger a little past their sell-by date. It is HTML5 compatible, but this can be buggy considering everything was programmed with Flash in mind. Cloud-based, responsive HTML5 authoring platform.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

LearnUpon

Assimilation can also describe the association of new information with preexisting knowledge. One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. Flash: Adobe Flash technology has supported the delivery of multimedia content for nearly twenty years. Three popular eLearning formats rely on Flash technology: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video.

Free L&D webinars for October 2019

Limestone Learning

Join Lauren McNally, Director of AMA’s Women’s Leadership Center, American Management Association, to discover how to identify the organizational business need for a program that fosters leadership skills and growth opportunities to make a lasting change on the participants and your company’s future. Creating an effective learning environment using technology. Wednesday, October 15, 2019, 10AM – 11AM PT: Flash Is Going Away.

Developing a mobile content strategy for corporate training

Aptara

Among some of the top reasons cited for this increase is that is often more affordable, accessible and effective than its traditional counterparts. . Companies can now access a wide range of innovative technologies and intelligent content features that significantly enhance the engagement and effectiveness level of corporate learning programs. At the core of any successful, innovative and agile mobile content strategy is HTML5.

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Games deliver lots of actionable data to measure effectiveness, both individually and through group learning, showing gaps and areas to optimize for a continuous cycle of improvement. In this session, you will learn how to take that existing content and allow it to be effectively used across multiple devices, as well as the best ways to create new content in a responsive format. How using templates can increase your effectiveness. How to write effective RFPs.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Mike Raines & Damian Liska

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Experience & Expertise: Mike Raines is a Senior Associate at ICF International with more than 12 years of experience creating and maintaining websites and interactive media for a variety of clients and industries. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions. Forum. Logins.

Mobile content must be accessible for all

Aptara

Mobile content development cannot be approached the same way as desktop-focused materials, as there are unique considerations associated with the mobile platform. Yet there is a key point that must not be overlooked here: In order to achieve these goals, firms must first deploy the tools necessary to effectively create and convert content into a mobile-ready format. HTML5 is browser-based, meaning that material in this format is available to any and all mobile device types.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

I agree the HTML5 tools used for mobile development are improving with each and every quarter but it will take a year or more for these capabilities to begin to match the native experience. Prediction #4 - Flash Falters, HTML5 and ePUBs Gain in Popularity. Part of this shift was driven by the fact that Flash-based content actually didn’t perform/behave well on most Flash-enabled handsets and tablets especially when the content was local rather than on a server.

10 Top Tips For Interactive Video

Sponge UK

These 10 tips will help you create an interactive video experience that’s as effective as it is engaging: Planning is essential. Effective interactive video needs to provide learners with the experience they need to do their jobs better. One of the most effective techniques for this is branch mapping, where each route or branch through the scenario is planned out. It’s becoming easier to create mobile friendly experiences with the move from Flash to HTML5 interactions.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

Flash Falters, HTML5 & ePUBs Gain in Popularity. Adobe’s move to stop developing Flash Player plug-ins for mobile web browsers set a BIG BALL in motion that quelled the desire for many Instructional Designers to use pure Flash or popular rapid development tools outputting Flash-based content as their unified content delivery strategy.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Michael Sheyahshe

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. In an increasingly digital age, the content and aesthetics of an e-Learning course should be complementary to ensure maximum effectiveness. Currently, Michael is a Senior Associate at ICF International. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA.

Know All about Lectora Inspire 16

CommLab India

Do you want to cut short the e-learning course development time and be cost-effective? As it supports HTML5 output and responsive design, it’s easy to develop mobile learning courses in Lectora 16. This is possible because of editable HTML5 output code. You can also use the ‘Step Progress Bar Position’ action to determine which direction the bar will move by associating a variable with a custom progress bar. Flypaper is used to create Flash animations.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Principles for Designing 3D Learning Environments - Kapp Notes , November 19, 2010In yesterday’s Train for Success in-world seminar, I was asked about the principles for effective design for 3D learning experiences, here is the list of principles that can be applied to make a 3D Learning Environment (3DLE) successful. Principles for Effectively Designing a 3D Learning Environment. Captivate’s architecture makes it ideal for extending functionality via interactive Flash Widgets.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

These 12 Tutorials Teach You How to Build an Interactive E-Learning Course - Rapid eLearning Blog , May 4, 2010 It’s a fact that you CAN build effective elearning with rapid elearning tools. Using Twitter to deliver a collaborative keynote - Jane Hart - Pick of the Day , May 23, 2010 My posting last Thursday explained how I was in Athlone, Ireland to deliver a keynote to the Irish Learning Technology Association’s EdTech10 conference. Best of eLearning Learning. May 2010.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

It’s a five-phase framework that instructional designers use; a guideline for building effective training and learning support tools. It also describes the association of new information with pre-existing knowledge. One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. Flash. Adobe Flash technology has supported the delivery of multimedia content for nearly twenty years. HTML5.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

The most effective among us are moving beyond creating traditional courses to more efficient options like curating existing content instead of recreating the wheel. Design and technical decisions are getting tough as many of us have one foot stuck in one world wanting newer technology for newer devices and one foot stuck in another world where we still have to support older technology (such as IE9 that doesn’t support HTML5). What does the future of eLearning hold?