Why should you use a content authoring tool?

MagicBox

What are content authoring tools? Forefront of the eLearning frontier, the authoring tools helps trainers integrate a collection of media to create professional, interactive and engaging training content. Advantages of content authoring tools for eLearning.

8 Top Tips For Using Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools For eLearning Gamification

G-Cube

Rapid eLearning authoring tools help reduce the time and expense of your eLearning course development. In this article, I’ll share 8 top tips for using rapid eLearning authoring tools for eLearning gamification. Choose A Cloud-Based Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool.

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New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20

eLearning 24-7

Initially I wasn’t going to post authoring tool rankings beyond the top ten, until July. 20 eLab - The user interface is intriguing and enables anyone to build a course, without having the typical “ooh that looks so lame” with some rapid content authoring tools.

Top authoring tools for eLearning

LearnUpon

Essentially, you need an authoring tool to create SCORM or xAPI courses which you then upload to your LMS. This post sheds some light on the most popular authoring tools on the market today. What is an authoring tool? Documentation/Guides/Knowledge Base.

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.

10 Training Tracking Tool Options To Boost Team Learning

Continu

If you’re in the market for a new learning software provider, a training tracking tool is a must. We’ve broken these out into categories to more easily digest which of these training tracking tools is the best fit. Subscription-based. Streamlined tools for easy workflows.

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1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates. So, if you are looking for some ideas, then here are the Top 100 Tools 2012 , organised into 12 different categories.

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10 Tools for Remote Work To Get People Collaborating

Continu

Now more than ever companies are relying on tools for remote work. There are several tools for remote work that will make your job easier as a company. Continu is a learning experience platform that offers a versatile cloud-based interface to several companies both large and small.

Help Authoring: Adding Flare to Your Work

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

MadCap Flare is a tool used to create online Help, software and API documentation, policy and procedure manuals, knowledge bases, and user guides. It's by Neil Perlin.

How beneficial is E-Learning software for businesses?

Your Training Edge

ELearning software and platforms are one such example of how technology has evolved to make teaching and learning so accessible for everyone. A onetime investment in good software for online teaching will save almost everything from time and money to extra manual efforts.

Top Benefits of Knowledge Sharing Across an Organization

Your Training Edge

In the competitive world today, majority of the companies are gradually realizing the significance of knowledge sharing among individuals working within an organization. From sales and marketing to the customer services, knowledge sharing can boost every function within a company.

5 Must-Have Skills and Training Tools of a Corporate Trainer

ProProfs

Only professional trainers who demonstrate the right skill sets and utilize powerful training tools to train a workforce can bring you closer to the goal of employee productivity and business growth. 5 Training Tools. eLearning authoring tool. Graphic design tools.

How beneficial is E-Learning software for businesses?

Your Training Edge

ELearning software and platforms are one such example of how technology has evolved to make teaching and learning so accessible for everyone. With an eLearning software or a simple eLearning platform integration, companies do not only save time and effort but a lot more that would have been spent on all the above-listed factors. A onetime investment in good software for online teaching will save almost everything from time and money to extra manual efforts.

Customer Service Training Software: Why Every Company Needs It

ProProfs

And for customer service training to be effective and sustainable, you need the right customer service training software. This is primarily because of some unique advantages in the online version that are lacking in conventional classroom-based training. Virtual Classroom Software.

Why Use Hospitality Industry Training Software for Your Business?

ProProfs

This is where an online training software steps in. Read: Corporate Training Software: What It Is and Why You Need It. What is Hospitality Industry Training Software? While traditional classroom-based training hasn’t lost its charm yet, the implementation of eLearning across U.S.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Many of these tools and services are free or have a free trial period, which can encourage you to experiment in a small way at first. Podcasts are fairly easy for anyone to make and with the free downloadable software, Audacity , it becomes an inexpensive option.

3 Secrets of Workshop Facilitators: Leverage Them to Author eLearning Rapidly

Mindflash

And, the technology embedded in online training tools makes it easy to duplicate the positive parts of facilitator-led workshops while removing the not-so-positive parts. And especially if you used cloud-based authoring tools , you can easily customize content for each learner audience.

New Camtasia 9 Behaviors Will Add Sizzle to Your Production

eLearning Brothers

Having a thorough knowledge of your eLearning tools is essential in becoming an eLearning rock star. Any knight should know his sword, any author his pen, and any video maker his editor. That is why we here at eLearning Brothers have an open knowledge base for support.

First Time eLearning Developer? Jump Right in with These 5 Tips

Trivantis

Get started right away with cloud authoring. If you want to start creating your course immediately, a cloud authoring tool like Lectora® Online is the way to go. With cloud authoring, you don’t have to wait to download any software because everything is online.

Learning Technology Products 2009 Report out now

The E-Learning Curve

The number of available tools and technologies for online employee training continues to grow each year. Hundreds of content authoring tools, learning management systems, and learning content. The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Tags: Brandon Hall Research Learning Management System knowledgebase LMS knowledge base Learning Technology Products LCMS elearning Report

User Friendly or Hype?

eLearning 24-7

Authoring tools whose interface either looks like to was written in 1997 (thus outdated) or is so confusing, that the premise of rapid, just is not possible. Web Conferencing tools, requiring you to download plug-ins or other files before you can start – one of the biggest pet peeves among end users, and the number one reason why people fail to get in, ending up calling your administrator, or you. All you need is knowledge of CSS, and you are ready to go.

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.

4 Big Advantages of Integrating Knowledge Management With eLearning

gomo learning

This guest blog post looks at the 4 main advantages of integrating knowledge management with eLearning and how this can help L&D teams and organizations train their people. Let’s look at 4 advantage to integrating knowledge management with eLearning. About the author.

What is contextual guidance?

Epilogue Systems

and you have a recipe for high turnover, low software ROI, and a sluggish pace for digital transformation initiatives. To counter this, companies have leveraged different types of training tools and solutions. Knowledge Base. The knowledge base is another traditional tool in the employee training arsenal. A New eLearning Tool – Contextual Guidance. A new tool that is emerging in eLearning is called contextual guidance.

Tips For Avoiding Retirement Brain Drain

Epilogue Systems

Many businesses are experiencing a significant and ongoing loss of some of their most tenured, and knowledgeable, employees. Today, these employees are retiring at a rate of around 10,000 a day , and often taking their accumulated business knowledge with them. In the business world, brain drain is, broadly speaking, the loss of institutional knowledge from an organization when a highly skilled or educated employee leaves for another job or retires. Knowledge Base.

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Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds 6 New Languages and Another Game Spacing Option

Knowledge Guru

The Knowledge Guru platform continues to expand its features and functionality using customer feedback as our guide. If you are a current customer, you will find these options in your Game Author tool, under the Customize tab. Updated Knowledge Base Articles.

Knowledge Guru Adds Smartphone App in 2015 Fall Release

Knowledge Guru

The Fall 2015 release of Knowledge Guru is so small, it fits in your pocket. Learners will be able to play Knowledge Guru games across desktop, tablet and smartphone the week of November 2nd. Seamless Authoring and Analytics.

Dashboard Overview

Knowledge Guru

When you log in to Drive as a game author, you land on the main dashboard for your Drive game. This dashboard is your launching point for anywhere else you want to go within the authoring tool. Access Knowledge Base resources. Knowledge Base Help and Support.

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5 Tips to Keep Expanding Your Knowledge and Expertise with eLearning

Your Training Edge

The global knowledge base is an open book, the only thing you need to do is to organize your time and find the best courses. Through online courses and communities, you can continue to expand your knowledge base and fine-tune your skills to land that perfect job.

Adobe Announces Major Updates its Technical Communication Suite

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The suite, which is available now, is a collection of tools including FrameMaker, RoboHelp, Captivate, Presenter, and Acrobat. Here's  Here's a brief overview of the tools that make up the suite:   Adobe FrameMaker 2017.   Author and publish multilingual technical content across mobile, web, desktop, and print with FrameMaker.   Create and deliver policy and knowledge base content for any device.

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Thinking mobile content strategy– but don’t know how or where to start…??

Ideaon

Note that Point 1 and 5 are the same, except that creation at the end happens based on feedback received. Many companies have used proprietary tools or have created courses using various authoring tools like Flash – or Articulate, captivate and such.

Using Emotional Intelligence to Thrive in the Digital

Learning Wire

A solid knowledge base and effective management of emotions – both individually and in a team dynamic – is needed to ensure that 21st century employees succeed. This method provides employees with effective and actionable tools to manage their own emotions, as well as those of others.

How to Make A Thousand Training Videos for YouTube FAST (Customer Story)

TechSmith Camtasia

Avaya, a global provider of business collaboration and communications software and services, created a video library of resources for customers and employees. Avaya’s video articles receive significantly more page views than their text-based articles. At a glance.

How to Create and Sell Online Courses: A Step-by-Step Guide

ProProfs

First is Rob Percival, a former math teacher in a high school based in Cambridge, England. you should command a fair knowledge of the course you are out to create. With good foundational knowledge, you’d do justice to your online course creation journey. . ?

Predictions for the Future of Digital Learning

ProProfs

Over 70% of companies apply learning technologies such as eLearning software. ToBeProductive.com figured out the reasons for the growth of online education and make predictions based on their studies. Amazingly, the quality of such knowledge doesn’t seem to be lower.

4 Reasons Why Learning and Development Should Play an Essential Role in Any Organization

Your Training Edge

It Is a Recruitment Tool. This is aside from the 15 to 30 percent increase in profits seen when you fill in knowledge gaps and upskill employees. Author Bio: Zoe is a young, passionate writer with ample experience in business, blogging and all things e-commerce.

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How Learning Can Be Upgraded In This Digital Age

Your Training Edge

It boosts self-motivation:- Students who use digital learning tools are more interested in growing their knowledge base. Therefore, the digital learning process boosts self-motivation for the students to become smarter and knowledgeable.