How to Convert Flash-Based Websites to HTML5 Right Now!

Hurix Digital

Over the years, Adobe Flash-ActionScript and HTML-JavaScript-CSS based development have been used as two of the main approaches for websites and other front-end web-based applications. Many devices do not support Flash websites. A Flash-based website affects your search rankings.

Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe made a formal announcement stating that from 2020 the company would no longer support Flash. These Flash files could be viewed on browsers using a Flash player, and on the PC using some third-party applications. Following the announcement by Adobe, major browsers including Google and Microsoft followed suit and announced that they would disable the plug-in in their browsers by early next year, thus, bringing down the curtains on Flash.

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Best Content Authoring Tools for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

The advent of Hypertext Markup Language 5 (HTML5) is rapidly changing the world’s digital landscape. As HTML5 technology emerges to be the preferred choice for rendering videos online, the world has slowly started bidding goodbye to Adobe Flash. With HTML5 establishing its prowess, we now have a superior and more versatile technology to play videos online without sweating about downloading compatibility issues, or time wastage.

Why Is Online Learning Moving from Flash to HTML5?

Hurix Digital

This blog talks about reasons online learning is updating the content from Flash to HTML5. That said, there is still a section that is resisting the idea of converting Flash to HTML5, primarily because they are well-versed and more comfortable using Flash.

5 Reasons Why You Should Convert Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Steps to Convert SWF to HTML5 . This paradigm shift has made Flash fall short when it comes to the mobile demands of modern businesses. Thus, forcing Adobe to announce its plan to kill Flash by the end of 2020. This news comes after nearly two decades of Flash dominance, where it was a standard for creating multimedia. Presently, the HTML5 vs SWF/ Flash debate has all but disappeared, with the former appearing as the clear winner. Enter HTML5 !

5 Reasons Why You Should Convert Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

5 Steps to Convert SWF to HTML5 . This paradigm shift has made Flash fall short when it comes to the mobile demands of modern businesses. Thus, forcing Adobe to announce its plan to kill Flash by the end of 2020. This news comes after nearly two decades of Flash dominance, where it was a standard for creating multimedia. Presently, the HTML5 vs Flash debate has all but disappeared, with the former appearing as the clear winner. Enter HTML5!

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know

Aptara

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know. In 1996 Macromedia first introduced the Flash Player, developed to play videos, animations, and audio and to support enhanced interactivity in web browsers. Over the years web browsers matured and so did Flash Player, which became the most widely used plug-in to play multimedia elements on a web page. Flash Player is not supported on mobile devices (iOS and Android). Adobe Ending Support for Flash Player by 2020.

Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!

ATD Learning Technologies

The.swf file, the exported Flash object that plays in the Flash player in your browser, has been my friend for a long time. Indeed, I’ve been using Flash for my web e-learning projects since 2009. That was Flash version 3.0. Since then, I’ve programmed and built using Flash 3,4, 5, MX, MX 2004, 8, CS, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5, CS6, CC, CC 2014 and now CC 2015. No doubt, I love Flash. HTML5 or Flash—Which One Has Wider Appeal?

A guide to HTML5 elearning authoring tools

Elucidat

You’ve probably heard: Flash is dead! In its wake, HTML5 authoring has become the industry standard for L&D teams looking to produce modern, interactive and multi-device elearning. With the range of HTML5 authoring tools available on the market, how do you decide which one is right for your team? First off, what exactly is HTML5 authoring? HTML5 is today’s standardised language for structuring and presenting content on the web. Create a strong business case.

Top 5 Reasons Why Your Enterprise Content Needs to Be on HTML5

Inkling

Within the last year, we’ve seen the biggest players moving towards HTML5 to provide rich, cross-platform web applications – Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and YouTube just to name a few. The snowball effect continuous as enterprise companies move away from Flash. HTML5 allows video, audio and other multimedia files to be played using your web browser without needing to install plugins.

Articulate 360 Review: Why Your Business Should Strongly Consider Upgrading

Bottom-Line Performance

Better HTML5 output: One of the best, most unspoken new features is an optimized HTML5 engine. With the better HTML5 engine, republishing courses using a new version of Storyline may improve crash issues on mobile devices lacking in RAM. Flash vs. HTML5: You can publish to Flash, HTML5, or both (and prioritize either over the other). Does your company want to decrease Flash use and focus on future browsers with HTML5?

Flash Controversy Continues - Is It a Good Choice for Development?

Tony Karrer

Garin Hess wrote a post 5 Reasons Flash is NOT dying.give me a break! and it seems like my recent post Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash got him a little fired up. I am fed up with people saying Flash is dying. That HTML5 is the ultimate replacement. Garin has some good arguments on why he likes Flash as a delivery mechanism. Technical and business risk. What's to Like about Flash 1. Will I Choose Flash?

Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5

Aptara

Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5. The movement away from using Flash in both internal and external content by businesses has been slowed by one important factor: This language has been seen as the primary distribution method for rich multimedia such as audio and video. The rise of this language and its improvement over time have cleared the stage for the replacement of Flash at last. HTML5 makes its move.

Rapid Authoring Tips to Tackle Legacy Flash eLearning Content

BrightCarbon

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to handling legacy Flash eLearning content. This page has all you need to know to on how to rapidly republish or recreate your courses to adapt to the imminent end of Flash at the end of 2020. What is happening to legacy Flash eLearning content?

HTML5 offers best solution for multichannel content delivery

Aptara

HTML5 offers best solution for multichannel content delivery. The majority of businesses today recognize the importance of digital content. This can be problematic for publishers, marketers and businesses, because the operating systems and browsers supported by each device vary. HTML5 advantages. HTML5 renders content across all digital devices. TechArk Solutions recently highlighted some of the reasons why HTML5 gives businesses a competitive edge.

Things to Consider Before Investing in eLearning Development Tools

Hurix Digital

Online courses are increasingly supplementing traditional instructor-led courses both in educational institutions and business organizations because they help to reduce administrative costs and classroom rentals. Which video elements will help you effectively narrate the story – audio/simulations/animations/graphics? In fact, Flash will be outdated next year (2020) and no longer be supported on most web browsers and so it is advisable to avoid course output in this format.

Legacy eLearning

CourseArc

For example, Adobe Flash , which was once popular for eLearning content, is now incompatible with most mobile devices, including Android and iOS. Even desktop browsers such as Firefox block Flash content by default and users may struggle to keep Flash up to date. Although there are many programming languages and tools out there, the industry standard markup language, at this time, is HTML5. The next step in the conversion process is to determine business requirements.

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

mLearning Revolution

The rise of mobile is forcing companies like these everywhere to rethink their strategies and business models in order to compete and stay relevant in this new mobile world we live in. LinkedIn’s head of mobile, Joff Redfern, speaking at the 2012 Mobile Business Summit, said the following about what mobile-first thinking means to LinkedIn: “Mobile First is not about doing something first on mobile and then on the desktop. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!

Using Robust E Learning Tools for Effective Content Design & Development

G-Cube

The powerful e learning tool also helps to design HTML5 and Flash-based courses that are compatible with smartphones and tablets (both iOS and Android). ? Captivate is a powerful tool that enables the incorporation of interactive elements such as audios, quizzes, videos, and games as per the custom learning needs. There is no denying the fact that the deployment of modern e learning tools plays a crucial role in the effective design and development of training content.

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5 Trends to Watch 4 n 2011

eLearning 24-7

They love to show the amount of space in huge font and what it means (x number of courses/content, graphics, files, audio, video, etc.). HTML5 & Rapid Content Authoring Tools. With the exception of some custom courseware shops, Dreamweaver and you need the HTML5 expansion pack or perhaps a few open source content authoring tools – and you would have to create the code, no other RCAT offers the capability to build courses in 100% HTML5.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Another small trend is providing advanced admin capabilities in the form of admins who have CSS, Flash,PHP or other languages. Expansion into the SBM (Small Business Market). The use of geolocation – available in HTML5. HTML5. What if your LMS/LCMS is using extensively or some component of Flash? How will you handle HTML5? Since the browsers will support HTML5, how will the LMS/LCMS vendor handle that angle?

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Delivering content in multiple formats – A common publishing challenge?

Magic EdTech

As publishers grow the digital side of their business, the expanding number of devices and device formats they must accommodate steadily increases. PDFs converted to Flash : These have a short lifetime as Flash is waning in popularity. HTML5 : This format is mobile-friendly with a standardized format that provides a wide variety of resources and interactivities and cross-platform compatibility.

Top 5 Content Authoring Tools You Need to Know About

Kitaboo

There are several options available when it comes to choosing a content authoring tool , each tailored to suit the specific needs of its audience, whether it is in education or business. You can add various interactive elements such as videos, audio, animation, quizzes etc.

Online Training Solutions and the Art of Enterprise Training Delivery

Kitaboo

Online training solutions, in the form of animations, videos, audios, and other media can be accessed via web browsers using the corporate Intranet or personal internet. More on How to Convert your Content from Flash to HTML5.

Corporate Training & Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2020

Kitaboo

With businesses becoming more mobile-oriented, the need for microlearning is ever increasing. The short bursts of information can be in the form of text, videos, animation or even audio. A vendor who specializes in developing mobile applications can help in designing an app that suits your business type and employee requirements. HTML5 Replaces Flash. The end of Flash had been announced quite some time back, so this must not come as a surprise.

Basic Features Your Next Multimedia Authoring Tool Must Have

CommLab India

If you are looking for a multimedia rapid authoring tool for your business, you must choose one that is appropriate for your business requirements. Audio Capabilities: A successful eLearning course takes different learning styles (kinesthetic, audio, visual) into consideration. In this respect, you would need a tool with audio capabilities. Some of the common audio features that are sought after include capabilities to: Embed audio files. HTML5).

3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of e-learning development software. Flash fails to meet this requirement as it is incompatible with most of these mobile devices and modern browsers. Another disadvantage of Flash is that it takes a long time (several weeks and even months) to develop online courses. Without making it too complicated, I’ll only focus on their capabilities such as support for simulations , animations , audio/video , and mobile support.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

The shift from Flash to HTML5. For years, Flash has ruled mobile content delivery arena. But it’s high time that content designers shunned the legacy approach and embraced HTML5 – the smarter and faster way to render engaging content such as animations and videos to a whole range of mobile devices. companies implemented HTML5 on their corporate websites.

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The 4 S’s of mobile design

E-Learning Provocateur

That means I need to account for Flash compatibility. Given the iPhone can’t play swf files, I have to make sure I either don’t use them or I use an alternative format – potentially HTML5. Other formats that should be considered in terms of cross-platform compatability include audio (which I suggest is best delivered as mp3) and video (which I suggest is best delivered as mp4).

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The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Audio and video playback. Flash and interactivity. Did You Know Lectora is the ONLY Major HTML5 Authoring Tool? View High Quality Flash Animations on iPhones and iPads. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions. Social Learning and Social Business. Forum. Logins.

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Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

If you’re in the business world, you’ve most likely heard the term “internal coaching” before. It’s become a real hot topic lately, even a buzzword in business circles. There are greatly differing opinions regarding best practices in Human Resources, but this appears to be a topic upon which HR experts, managers, and even average employees can agree: internal coaching is a positive force for all levels of business, and it’s here to stay. The same applies to audio and video.

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?

Pinlearn

Whereas the Digital Content can be anything from text, image, graphic, audio, and animation to videos. Not just the traditional educational institutes, but also the corporations and businesses are leveraging online courses for their own goals. . Afterwards, also bring it to your notice that there are many software solutions and tools that can be considered as authoring tools, for example, Flash, MS Word, and PowerPoint.

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

Feature sets – they have to be more than PPT to Flash or add an audio clip and video clip to the course. It pitches that it is a m-learning product because it supports HTML5. It doesn’t output to HTML5, though. #8 SaaS based solution, that offers contractors/developers who create courses for other folks – access to the Flash files. What hurts them though is no HTML5 output, which I hope will change.

Fantastic Five: Know Your E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

Adobe Flash. Adobe Flash is very useful when you want to create complex animations and videos. If you want to build a course with interactivities such as flip books, drag and drop, sliders, match the following, puzzles, scenarios, or simulations , then Flash can be your go-to solution. Below is a screenshot of an interactivity developed in Flash. Compatible with HTML5. Offers HTML5 compatible output. Produces courses in HTML5 format.

Designing Intelligent eLearning

Origin Learning

In a highly competitive industry, how does one stand out from the rest of the crowd and continue to generate new business and develop successful eLearning solutions? Life is added to words and we have animation that brings all the content in a relevant manner with audio-visual elements. HTML5 is the buzzword and Flash has steadily been phased out.

Top Ten Timeless Trends in eLearning

TalentLMS

Smaller screens mean two things: Instruction developers need to know HTML5 and they need to break content into “nibble-sized chunks”. Flash HTML5 conversion. Enter the magic of HTML5! It can play audio, video, 2D/3D graphics and animation, all without a plug-in. In addition, HTML5 also gives hardware access, offline storage, and supports cloud-based applications. Video with audio and overlaid text can cater for many learning types and special needs.

Tips for Lectora e-Learning Software Screen Recordings

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Audio. Add audio narration to your screen recordings to give instructions or verbally walk learners through the recording. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions. Social Learning and Social Business. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink.