Top 25 Rapid eLearning Blog Posts

Upside Learning

I have been involved with Rapid eLearning Projects at Upside and also creation of our own Rapid Authoring Framework that sits in our LMS (UpsideLMS). Naturally I do a lot of sifting around Rapid eLearning. These posts cover varied topics around rapid eLearning including authoring tools, effective techniques, and decision considerations. 7 Angles on Rapid E-learning. Rapid Authoring Of E-Learning.

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. Again, the fact surfaces that not all tools are perfect but each tends to be targeted for specific use cases. Localization processes using the tool should be easy and fast.

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Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning

Upside Learning

After a few years of hype, mobile learning has now started flourishing; the advent of new generation of mobile devices, high-speed network access, powerful mobile browsers and better native apps are all contributing to this. Earlier we’ve mentioned some tools that can assist you in mLearning applications. However, each one needs a fair bit of knowledge and skills before they can actually implement solutions using these tools. HotLava LMA (Learning Mobile Author).

What Does iSpring Space Offer for Rapid eLearning Authoring? [Slideshare]

CommLab India

Online authoring tools are making their mark in the world of rapid eLearning authoring. And the new iSpring Space from iSpring Suite Max is perfectly suited to solve all your eLearning authoring woes. eLearning Development eLearning Authoring Tools

How to Select an Authoring Tool for Your eLearning Content Development?

Swift eLearning Services

Choosing the right authoring tool gives you the ability to design amazing eLearning content quickly and cost-effectively. So, let’s look at the criteria of choosing the rapid eLearning authoring tool.

Top E-learning Authoring Tools to Create Interactive Training Courses – Rapid E-Learning for Effective Training

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Today, elearning authoring tools are playing a significant role in the development of training courseware. With the continuous evolution of the training and development industry, the scope of using rapid authoring tools is also increasing. With evolving learning needs, it is crucial to repurpose the training content and update learners with the latest information. There is a myriad of benefits of rapid e learning tools for content development.

Popular Online Review Tools for Rapid eLearning Development

CommLab India

Are your course reviews taking up too much of your SME’s time even with rapid eLearning development? Maybe it’s time to try online review tools. Here is a blog on 5 online review tools for rapid eLearning development.

Is “Rapid” eLearning Design and Development Possible?

Bottom-Line Performance

Traditional eLearning may be on its way out, but it is still with us today. In today’s lean times, there is lots of buzz and interest around “rapidelearning design and development. But what, exactly, is “rapid?”. In a 2008 post by Tom Kuhlman, author of the Rapid e-Learning Blog (one of my favorite blogs), it’s 40 hours. Here’s what makes or breaks rapid for us – and rapid is not 40:1: T he client project manager.

Is “Rapid” eLearning Design and Development Possible?

Bottom-Line Performance

Traditional eLearning may be on its way out, but it is still with us today. In today’s lean times, there is lots of buzz and interest around “rapidelearning design and development. But what, exactly, is “rapid?”. In a 2008 post by Tom Kuhlman, author of the Rapid e-Learning Blog (one of my favorite blogs), it’s 40 hours. Here’s what makes or breaks rapid for us – and rapid is not 40:1: T he client project manager.

Rapid eLearning Implementation: Meeting Challenges Head-On

Dan Keckan

Rapid eLearning comes with many benefits, but are you also aware of its challenges? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Rapid eLearning Corporate Training eLearning Authoring Tools eLearning Content Development eLearning eBooks Rapid eLearning Development

Rapid eLearning Through Software Simulations And Screencasts

Upside Learning

Previously when I discussed freeform and template-based rapid content authoring tools, I kept software simulation tools aside. The main reason was that such simulation tools are not always used for developing just any type of learning but focused on training content creation for a specific software application or system. The software simulation in turn, can be divided into screen capturing tools and interactive simulation development tools.

7 Surprising Profit-Boosting Perks Of Investing In Rapid eLearning Software For SMBs

Dan Keckan

Can rapid eLearning software stretch your budget and help you launch ahead of schedule? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Rapid eLearning eLearning Authoring Tools eLearning Content Development eLearning eBooks Rapid eLearning Development

7 Drawbacks Of Rapid eLearning In Corporate Settings (And How The Right Tool Can Prevent Them)

Dan Keckan

But can the right eLearning authoring tool help you prevent some of the most rapid eLearning drawbacks in corporate settings? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. You can’t have it all, right?

Do You Know the Real Rapid eLearning? [SlideShare]

CommLab India

Rapid eLearning designs and develops eLearning courses quickly using authoring tools. Explore what rapid eLearning is and isn’t, its services, 4 avatars, and more in this post. eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

What Makes Authoring Tools the Key to Rapid eLearning Development? [Infographic]

CommLab India

Can rapid eLearning really bestow all that it promises? What is the secret behind the success of rapid eLearning development? Find out about authoring tools and their role in rapid eLearning development. eLearning Development Rapid eLearning

5 Recommended Rapid E-learning Authoring Tools for Amazing Animations

CommLab India

Instead of attending lengthy workshops, animations were used as a teaching tool. But, the introduction of rapid e-learning tools has brought good news to e-learning developers working under tight project completion deadlines. Those of you, who love to sprinkle effective animations in your e-learning courses, check out the following rapid e-learning tools. Learning Technology Rapid elearning tools

4 Unassailable Truths That Make A Robust Case For Rapid eLearning

Dan Keckan

If you’re not sure of how to get your stakeholders’ buy-in for rapid eLearning, here are 4 truths that’ll help you put together a winning business case for rapid eLearning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

8 Ways To Use Rapid eLearning Tools To Reduce Your Online Training Development Timeline

Dan Keckan

In this article, I explore 8 ways rapid eLearning tools expedite online training development. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Rapid eLearning eLearning Authoring Tools eLearning Content Development eLearning Course Development Time eLearning eBooks Rapid eLearning DevelopmentThere’s no time to waste when you need to mitigate compliance risks and bridge crucial performance gaps.

3 Rapid E-learning Myths Busted

CommLab India

Rapid e-learning – an online course development methodology perfectly suited to the technology-enabled learning needs of companies in the 21 st century. Today, it is possible to develop a 60-minute e-learning course in about 3 weeks, using this methodology. The cornerstone of online course development methodology is rapid authoring software such as Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, and Lectora Inspire.

Learn how rapid eLearning tools empower your L&D experts

B Online Learning

One of the biggest concerns for organisations adopting a rapid eLearning approach is that it will devalue the learning experience and overwhelm learners with poor quality programs. Instead, rapid eLearning gets your subject experts back on the front foot and delivering their expertise directly to those who [.]. Share. Tweet. Pin It.

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Best eLearning Authoring Tools: 7 Essential Types Of eLearning Authoring Software

Dan Keckan

In this article, I highlight 7 essential types of eLearning authoring tools you should add to your eLearning toolbox. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

When to Use Rapid eLearning

Bottom-Line Performance

The term “Rapid e-Learning” is fairly self-explanatory: Rapid eLearning is creating an eLearning course quickly and effectively , often with the aid of authoring tools that do the programming work for you. That is what it’s like to use a rapid authoring tool to create an eLearning course. But while Rapid eLearning is, by nature, easy to use, that does not mean you always should use it.

Is Rapid eLearning Worth The Risk?: Your Guide To Invest Wisely In Rapid eLearning Authoring Software To Avoid Buyer’s Remorse

Dan Keckan

Should you launch a rapid eLearning strategy for your remote workforce? Discover insider secrets to find the right rapid eLearning authoring software for your organization. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Rapid Authoring – Freeform Vs Template Based

Upside Learning

While working on rapid authored courses (courses authored using rapid authoring tools), I often encounter the decision point of whether to use freeform rapid authoring tools or the traditional template-based tools. Last year, we mentioned that there is a time and place for rapid authoring while opting for it. Here, let me just put some characteristics of the two types of rapid authoring methodologies.

eLearning Authoring Tool Comparison

Association eLearning

There are lots of eLearning authoring tools out there. Here’s a quick look at the most popular eLearning authoring tool types. eLearning Authoring Tool: PowerPoint. Many eLearning authoring tools use PowerPoint directly or are based on it. By themselves, however, PowerPoint files don’t use any eLearning standards like SCORM or xAPI. eLearning Authoring Tool Type: PowerPoint Add-ins.

Using Robust E Learning Tools for Effective Content Design & Development

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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. Lectora authoring tool also integrates with other softwares to successfully edit and import images as well as videos.

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7 Tips To Evaluate The Image Gallery Of A Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool To Maximize ROI

Dan Keckan

Not all rapid eLearning authoring tools are created equal. One way to differentiate top-notch platforms from sub-par software is the image gallery. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 FAQs on eLearning Authoring Tools Answered! [Infographic]

CommLab India

Rapid eLearning development has been made easy by authoring tools. Have questions on authoring tools? eLearning Development eLearning Authoring ToolsThis infographic has answers to the 5 most frequently asked questions.

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Top Authoring Tools for Rapid E-learning Development – Do You Know About Them?

CommLab India

Rapid eLearning development is often the primary choice for organizations for a quick and cost-effective e-learning. In this blog, let us see the four big names in the world of rapid eLearning. Learning Technology rapid development

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. Upside Learning Blog , April 29, 2010 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

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

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Rapid eLearning authoring tools help reduce the time and expense of your eLearning course development. However, they can also give you the power to create engaging gamified eLearning courses for a fraction of the cost. In this article, I’ll share 8 top tips for using rapid eLearning authoring tools for eLearning gamification. How To Use Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools For eLearning Gamification.

Best Authoring Tools For Rapid eLearning Development – Comparison

Swift eLearning Services

Way of learning needs lead to create various authoring tools to meet the learner requirements and the training models.

Does Free eLearning Authoring Come At A Cost? 6 Pros And Cons Of Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools

Dan Keckan

Authoring in-house saves time and money if you use the right eLearning authoring tool. But everything has pros and cons, so what are the benefits and drawbacks of "short-cut" eLearning authoring tools?

6 Common Misconceptions About Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools And The Facts Behind Them

Dan Keckan

So, what are the myths regarding rapid eLearning authoring tools? And will the truth convince you that these eLearning authoring tools are worth the investment? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Rapid eLearning: A Perfect Fit for Remote Workforce Training

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Learning & Development professionals are rethinking their learning strategies to boost employees’ morale and productivity while working from home. Rapid eLearning is the quick development of online training content using robust authoring tools.

Features of Adapt Authoring tool for Responsive eLearning Development

Swift eLearning Services

Adapt also boasts of an interface for novices who can easily author courses without having to fiddle around with the source code. Authoring Tools eLearning Responsive Learning Adapt Authoring tool adapt authoring tool plugins Adapt community Authoring Tool Content authoring tools Elearning eLearning authoring tools HTML5 output mobile first course design multi-device learning rapid eLearning responsive elearning development SCORM 1.2

6 Tips To Cut Online Training Costs With A Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool

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There are multiple rapid eLearning authoring tools on the market that allow you to develop online training courses in a fraction of the time. They are so easy to use that even eLearning developers with no prior design experience can create memorable and engaging online training materials. But while they do assure eLearning developers of a quick turnaround, can they really save you money in the long run? Start With An eLearning Storyboard.