Authoring Tool Trends for 2017

eLearning 24-7

The authoring tool industry continues to evolve. I won’t regurgitate everything that appeared and did not for that matter in the authoring tool space as a whole in 2016, but a few have crossed over in a positive light, which is pushing trend. Look authoring tools can be expensive.

Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2017

eLearning 24-7

Before we dive into this year’s top 10 authoring tools, a funny thing happened to me this week – rib injury. dominKnow – Strong authoring tool. Evolve Authoring – Never heard of them? What features make it standout from other authoring tools?

State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015

eLearning 24-7

– This means that multiple people can work at the same time on the same course and same page – it is really an awesome feature, especially with SaaS authoring tools. It should exist in every authoring tool. . . . Here is an idea – build a better authoring tool!

New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

best products that work under water (summer time) and from the e-learning prospective – the best authoring tools. Authoring tools are always changing – some for the better, others for the worst. Everyone loves lists. Lists for the best books written in 1899 (right?),

How to select an e-Learning authoring tool

Challenge to Learn

There are hundreds of e-Learning authoring tools around and they come in many shapes an sizes, so how to select the one that fits your requirements? In this post I will give a global overview of different types of e-Learning authoring tools and some questions that you can ask yourself.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

With all this fun summer stuff, comes my summer course authoring tool rankings. For those who are in my top ten course authoring tool rankings. #10 Tin Can API, ADA 508 – again this should be universal in any e-learning authoring tool product – but they are not. #8

Cloud Authoring

Web Courseworks

Desktop vs. Cloud Based Authoring. Collaboration Like mentioned above, one of the biggest downfalls of desktop app authoring software is how difficult and time consuming it can be to collaborate on a project. Want to learn more about cloud authoring? The “Cloud”.

Augmenting Authoring Tools using Interactions

Raptivity

Authoring Tool eLearning eLearning tools Instructional Design interactive learning mLearning rapid learning raptivity Tracking Technologies No one wants to take time and trouble, using their expertise, to produce something that’s not as effective as it should be.

Authoring Tools of the Future

eLearning Brothers

At DevLearn 2017, Andrew Scivally hosted John Blackmon of Trivantis, Akshay Bharadwaj of Adobe, Michael Alcock of gomo, and Tonya Smolentseva of iSpring Solutions to discuss what the future of eLearning authoring will look like in the next decade.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Authoring Tools for developers. The biggest problem facing the industry in the past few years are the lack of course authoring tools for e-learning developers and instructional designers. MLOAT - Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool. Course Authoring Tools for the masses.

Simple Video Production Apps for Course Authoring

Edmego Learning

Course Authoring Made Simple. With course authoring tools such as what Edmego Learning has, you will have amazing content in no time at all. Course Authoring course authoring elearningStumped with where to begin with video production for your courses?

Cheers to 2018’s Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies

eLearning Brothers

Training Industry recently released the seventh annual list of the Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies and we were proud to see many of our awesome partners named! Breadth and quality of authoring tool features and capabilities.

Authoring Tool Trends

eLearning 24-7

Here now are the latest authoring tool trends (excluding the ones I posted in last week’s blog). Enables the course author to skin/brand their course with their own logo, colors, etc. . Many authoring tools give you limited color options and may/may not enable you to add your own logo. Allows courses that are being built in the authoring tool to be in another language beyond what used to be the standard norm of just English. The authoring tool is in the cloud.

Authoring performance improvement CME

Web Courseworks

The post Authoring performance improvement CME appeared first on Web Courseworks We’ve been talking to a lot of people about performance improvement (PI) lately, especially the type found in continuing medical education (CME) and maintenance of certification (MOC Part IV).

Fears of the Course Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

Its nearly Halloween and with that comes the shocking and fearful excitement or lack thereof of the scariest things on the plane appearing at the movie theaters, in costumes, television and for us, the course authoring tool market. LMSs, authoring tools are still way behind moving to SaaS.

Authoring Tool/ Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Comparative Summary

Upside Learning

In previous posts, we discussed six responsive authoring tools/frameworks: Adapt, Evolve, gomo, Elucidat, Captivate 9, and Lectora 16. eLearning Adapt Articulate 360 Authoring Tools Comparative Summary Captivate 9 Elucidat Evolve gomo Lectora 16 Responsive Authoring ToolsAs promised, in the last post of the series, we present a comparative summary.

Top 11 to 20 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

A desktop authoring tool that provides a wealth of features and additional software. 16 Seminar Learning Systems – Seminar Author. Another super easy authoring tool to start building courses. Seems to be trying to be both an authoring tool and a product that creates apps.

Authoring Tool Review: Articulate Storyline 2

Kineo

At Kineo we've been using Articulate Storyline since its launch in 2012 with Storyline 2 swiftly following in 2014. With speculation that Articulate are to respond to the ever growing demand for responsive learning in their next release we thought we'd take a look back and see exactly what it is that makes this tool so appealing. Is it really as simple as it seems? .

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.

Ghost Edition – Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

This year we will focus on the top ten authoring tools for 2013. For each authoring ranking, a brief true ghost story, then the vendor and why it was selected. Proof that you can create an amazing authoring tool without being based in the U.S. One of the trends I forsee in 2014 is an increase in the number of authoring tools enabling multilingual while creating a course. Scream, my friend, scream for here comes the top five course authoring tools. #5

Authoring Tool/Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Adapt

Upside Learning

To keep up with these changes, eLearning authoring tools/frameworks have also had to evolve and revamp their features to add multi-device support and responsive output. eLearning Adapt Adapt Authoring Too Adapt Framework Authoring ToolThe evolution of devices from desktop computers to tablets to mobile phones has changed the way people access and interact with content.

Authoring Tool/Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: CourseBuilder

Upside Learning

Here we are again with our eighth responsive authoring tool review. Upside Learning CourseBuilder Lumesse CourseBuilder Responsive Authoring Tools Responsive eLearningIn this post, we’ll present an overview of the features, advantages, and limitations of Lumesse’s CourseBuilder. We’ve previously written about Adapt, Evolve, gomo, Elucidat, Captivate 9, Lectora 16, and Articulate 360 – Rise, and have also published a feature-wise comparison of all these tools. […].

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

I’ve seen some authoring tools that fit most of the criteria above, but whose ease of use is substandard or even really bad. Other – In the last four months, I have seen an increase in online authoring systems – which feature a RCAT along with reporting functionality, e-mail notifications, adding users angle – I used to call them hybrid systems, but a better term is “Online Authoring Systems” Anyway, I didn’t remove them from consideration.

Authoring Tool/ Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Lectora 16

Upside Learning

In our earlier posts , we looked at the features, advantages, and limitations of Adapt and Evolve authoring tools for responsive eLearning. eLearning Lectora Lectora 16 Lectora Authoring Tool Lectora Features Lectora Limitations Responsive Authoring ToolsIn this post, we’ll take a look at the latest version of Lectora (version 16), through which we can develop responsive output for smartphones, tablets, and desktops. Lectora 16 Lectora was the first […].

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.

Authoring Tool/ Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: gomo

Upside Learning

In this fifth post of our series about responsive eLearning authoring tools, we’ll take a look at the features, advantages, and limitations of gomo, a proprietary tool from gomo learning. eLearning gomo gomo Authoring Tool gomo Features gomo Limitations Responsive Authoring ToolsOur earlier posts looked at Adapt, Evolve, Lectora 16, and Elucidat. gomo gomo learning provides two products that enable you to create, update, host, and […].

Authoring Tool Market – What I am seeing

eLearning 24-7

Right now I am doing a survey on authoring tools (more on this at the end of the post) and so far 100% of all respondents state that HTML5 output is required in an authoring tool. I do believe that HTML5 output will continue to grow as an authoring tool feature. If you are an e-learning developer or instructional designer this has always been a favorite feature of authoring tools. The magic 8 ball is a fun item to use.

Conversation with Kevin Kruse–Best Selling Author

Kapp Notes

He has recently authored a new book and has even started an interesting concept called LEADx. It’s written for consultants, authors and entrepreneurs who are trying to grow their tribe, but it really applies to anyone who wants more success in life.

10 Rapid Authoring Tools that Support HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

Today’s market is filled with several rapid authoring tools offering tons of customization options, in-built images , in-built interactivities, assessments, PowerPoint plug-ins, standalone software, cloud based applications, etc. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

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. The mind map can help learning professionals choose the right authoring tool for their requirements and expectations.

E-learning Authoring Tools: The Civil War

CommLab India

To address your urgency, e-learning professionals have been taking the help of rapid authoring tools to develop online learning material in a span of weeks rather than months. Tell us whose side you will be on in this Civil War of the e-learning rapid authoring tools.

Which Responsive Authoring Tools Will Work for Your eLearning Needs (Free eBook)

Upside Learning

You’re looking for a solution that allows for quicker and simpler development of responsive eLearning courses by non-technical authors. eLearning Responsive Authoring Tools Responsive Authoring Tools for Your eLearning Needs X Responsive Authoring Tools eBookSo you need to create eLearning that your learners can access on multiple devices – desktops and laptops, tablets, and smartphones. But 100% custom development isn’t going to work for you.

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Authoring tool review: Articulate Storyline 2

Kineo

At Kineo we've been using Articulate Storyline since its launch in 2012 with Storyline 2 swiftly following in 2014. With speculation that Articulate are to respond to the ever growing demand for responsive learning in their next release we thought we'd take a look back and see exactly what it is that makes this tool so appealing. Is it really as simple as it seems? .

Authoring Tool/ Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Captivate 9

Upside Learning

We’ll end our series on responsive eLearning authoring tools with a look at the features, advantages, and limitations of Captivate 9. eLearning Captivate 9 Captivate 9 Authoring Tool Captivate 9 Features Captivate 9 Limitations Responsive Authoring ToolsIn our earlier posts, we looked at Adapt, Evolve, Lectora 16, Elucidat, and gomo. Captivate 9 Captivate 9, a proprietary tool from Adobe, supports a desktop-first approach with page turning navigation.

6 Steps to Choosing the Best eLearning Authoring Tool

Trivantis

The mere thought of choosing a new e-Learning authoring tool may make some eLearning professionals cringe, but it doesn’t have to be a stressful and time-consuming task. In this article, I’ll walk you through the process of choosing the best eLearning authoring tool for you.

E-Learning Authoring Tool Comparison

E-learning Uncovered

We get lots of questions about our opinion on the major e-learning authoring tools. There have been a lot of changes to the authoring tool landscape in the last 12 months, so I thought I’d update it. .

Authoring Tools and Lectora Online Q&A

Trivantis

Recently, Lectora® Online was listed in the “ 5 Top E-learning Content Authoring Tools for Corporate Trainers ” by Software Advice. A: Responsive design has quickly evolved from a “nice-to-have” feature to a vital component of any e-learning content authoring tool. Authoring Tools Blo