Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools


When we talk in the context of training and development, a robust authoring tool helps to create innovative eLearning design. Top rapid authoring tools help to create effective online courses in a few clicks, thereby saving time and costs associated with workplace training.

10 Guidelines to Help Your Learners Find Credible Online Sources


And later still, we were told “you can use Wikipedia not as a source itself, but as a source for other sources, and by the way, here are the MLA guidelines for how to site them in your term paper.”. Assigning your learners a research project for your course?

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Using Robust E Learning Tools for Effective Content Design & Development


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. With the shifting focus towards delivering technology-aided learning, organizations are utilizing robust authoring tools to mitigate overall training cost, time, and effort. Therefore, companies from varied industries utilize different types of rapid e learning tools to save overall training costs and effort.

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Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

I came across this mind map by Cammy Bean which covers nearly all the tools available for creating/authoring eLearning content. She tries to find answers to three simple questions regarding each tools mentioned in the mind map –. For many tools, the answers are as expected.

Guidelines for Creating the Forest Flight Minigame

Knowledge Guru

Use the Branching Paths tool to craft your scenario. To fully assess a player’s mastery of the content associated with a Forest Flight game, we encourage authors to create three scenarios. The post Guidelines for Creating the Forest Flight Minigame appeared first on Knowledge Guru.

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. In this respect, you would need a tool with audio capabilities. Learning Technology Multimedia Authoring Tool

Top 5 Training Material Development Software


A strong training material development software is key to staying current with technological and industry advancements. In order to make your decision a bit easier, we pulled together the top 5 training material development software companies. Built-in course authoring.

eLearning Accessibility: Guidelines and Standards Offer for Interpretation That Can Enhance the Design Process

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In actuality, the guidelines and standards offer us room for interpretation that can enhance the design process and produce both creative and compliant results.  Don't merely mirror slide text in the slide notes on every eLearning slide in your eLearning authoring tool. In the world of accessibility, it is sometimes a struggle to sort through all of our standards and resources to determine the best ways to design and test our products for compliance.

Templates and tools

Clark Quinn

Let’s be clear: what’s typically referred to as a template is usually a simple screen type for a rapid authoring tool. Whether the guidelines are in a template or a process tool like a checklist, it helps to have cognitive facilitation. So however you want to scaffold quality and creativity, whether through templates or other tools, I do implore you to put in place support to ensure the best outcomes for you and your audience.

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

Migrating to new software is never easy, even if it is a new version of a familiar application. But shifting to a new version of the software you are familiar with can be equally tricky. . Software migration can be even more challenging the more employees you have.

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

Migrating to new software is never easy, even if it is a new version of a familiar application. But shifting to a new version of the software you are familiar with can be equally tricky. . Software migration can be even more challenging the more employees you have.

How to Select the Right Authoring Tool for Your ELearning Program

Designing Digitally

Choosing the right eLearning authoring tool can be difficult with the number of choices available. The right authoring tool has a tremendous impact on the learner and on the bottom line of the company, which raises the stakes and adds to the pressure of making an appropriate selection.

10 Widely Used Authoring Tools that Support HTML5 and Empower E-learning

CommLab India

After knowing the growing importance of HTML5, let’s check the most widely used e-learning authoring tools that provide HTML5 output. Incorporating videos, quizzes, surveys, and other interactive features in slides becomes easy with this tool.

Top Ten Tools

Jay Cross

Among other things, the Center maintains a list of the Top 100 Tools for Learning. Two years back, the most popular tools were Firefox, Delicious, Google Search, Skype, and PowerPoint. Currently, the top tools are Twitter, Delicious, Google Reader, Google Docs, and SlideShare. Collaboration and sharing are edging out searching and authoring. Here are some definitions as well as guidelines on choosing your tools: Definitions. Tags: Tools

5 Authoring Tools to Create Effective E-learning Animations [Infographic]

CommLab India

The introduction of rapid e-learning tools has brought good news to e-learning developers working under tight project completion deadlines. If you want to add effective animations in your e-learning courses, check our recommended rapid e-learning tools.

5 Best Tools to Quickly Convert ILT Material to E-learning

CommLab India

When converting your ILT material to e-learning, you consider various aspects such as the format of the training material (micro module or video), the platform on which it will be delivered, whether to build it in-house or outsource, the duration of the course, and the authoring tool to be used.

Responsive VS Adaptive Mobile Authoring – Pros and Cons

Enyota Learning

Content Accessibility: eLearning courses that are responsive come with an added advantage of providing content that is as per the guidelines of WCAG 2.0 (Web Web Content Accessibility Guidelines).

Accessibility and Articulate Storyline 2

B Online Learning

Recently, Update 5 for Articulate Storyline 2 was released and as part of this, improvements were made that allow Storyline 2 to meet more of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

WCAG 2.1 – Supporting Accessibility Worldwide

Magic EdTech

WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) is an internationally established set of guidelines for accessible content on the Internet. These guidelines are laid down to ensure the content is created for people with various disabilities and is accessible via multiple channels.

Accessibility for E-learning: Section 508 and WCAG

Swift eLearning Services

To cater to the needs of people with disabilities, Section 508 and the WEB Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) will lend a helping hand in accessing the e-learning content. WCAG and Section 508: (WCAG):… Authoring Tools eLearning LMS

Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners


e-Learning and the Science of Instruction : Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning by Ruth Colvin Clark and Richard E. Recent Comments Blog Archive ▼ 2011 (3) ▼ January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le.

Free e-Learning books


Therefore, as we move forward, we all must consider when, how, and why we integrate the tools that we do into our classrooms. => > Resources Down-and-dirty Guidelines for Effective Discussions in Online Courses Joanna C.

How do you build eLearning?

B Online Learning

The visual design concept is drafted, based on the clients branding guidelines or style guide, and offered for consideration and sign off. Therefore it is extremely important to have some sort of evaluation tool available to gather that information.

Project-based Learning and Captivate

Adobe Captivate

The guidelines which I always keep in mind are described in this post. In Flipped Classes with Captivate I described how I used the application for students in software training. Although… Twitter became a very important tool as well. Intro.

Responsive eLearning with Captivate 2017 – Part 13: Converting non-responsive projects to responsive

Adobe Captivate

To learn more about the guidelines and best practices for converting the projects from non-responsive to responsive format, refer the following blog posts: Guidelines Part 1. Guidelines Part 2.

How to Maintain Quality While Creating Rapid eLearning


Do you want to know how to build quality content with confidence and competence while using rapid authoring tools? Check out these 6 main guidelines

Which Learning Content Trends Matter Most to You?

Talented Learning

Intra-LMS Authoring. Collaborative Authoring. Personalization is about addressing individuals’ needs, context and goals, and providing the right content, tools and/or experiences to help them. 5) Intra-LMS Authoring. 7) Collaborative Authoring.

5 myths about future-proofing your elearning

Sponge UK

Not all browsers support standards equally, and not all devices are running the same software with the same screen sizes, adding to the potential confusion. Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) compliance. Similar to Level AA guidelines but not the same.

The Best Social Learning Approaches To Your Onboarding Program


However, you need to set guidelines that enable both the mentors and the new hires to have a smooth process. authoring tool On-boarding social learning

Adapt framework V2.0 released

Sponge UK

New features Accessibility improvements By creating a suitable theme and adding the relevant code you can now create courses which comply with the Web Accessibility Initiative ( WAI ) guidelines to the AA level. Authoring Tools Adapt responsive learning

The Zen principle applied in Software


What does that have to do with software and e-learning, I hear you say as soon as you read the title of this post. be it a software, an e-learning course, a web service ? Perhaps your software needs less blinking buttons and loud labels? As in that old Japanese (right?)

Marketing Never Ends – How Does Product Education Help?

Talented Learning

This is especially true for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies, where each new customer adds revenue that can help your business grow. It’s a common reference tool that we use time and time again to check how we defined things in the first place.

GDPR, Elearning Software and You


When it comes to Elucidat, we store: Usage data about your Authors, and what they are making; and. Read the ICO’s guidelines on what to include in your privacy notice. The post GDPR, Elearning Software and You appeared first on Elucidat.

The Ultimate Guide to eLearning and Localization


eLearning is an essential part of our life and is an efficient tool for knowledge transfer utilized by educational institutions, individuals, and companies. This, in a nutshell, is the history of eLearning and how it become a popular tool for accessing new knowledge.

Trivantis to Showcase Lectora Online 3.3 at Learning Solutions 2017 Conference & Expo by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

This recently released cloud version of the Lectora authoring tool includes Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Design & Development Tools Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging TopicsTrivantis will showcase Lectora Online 3.3 at Learning Solutions 2017 Conference & Expo. Level AA support.

The Ultimate Guide to E-Learning and Its Localization


E-learning is an essential part of our life and is an efficient tool for knowledge transfer utilized by educational institutions, individuals, and companies. This, in a nutshell, is the history of e-learning and how it become a popular tool for accessing new knowledge.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). Should you be using rapid authoring tools?