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.

7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Adobe Flash ruled the internet for a long time. However, owing to glaring security gaps, performance, and stability issues that Flash games presented on mobile devices, a need for change became more pressing. The advent of HTML5 – the open web standard – with versatile native multimedia features offered the alternative needed for a departure from Adobe Flash. What is Flash? Related Read: Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5.

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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.

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 !

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. There are a host of tools, software, programming languages available to developers to choose from, but when it comes to creating interactive online learning solutions, the choice usually narrows down to two alternatives – Adobe Flash and HTML5. Also, with Flash slated to be discontinued by the end of 2020, there is an urgent need to convert Flash-based content to 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!

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. At the end of July last year, Adobe announced the impending death of Adobe Flash in 2020, and letting out a collective sigh of relief, most of the internet and its major browsers agreed to do the same. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

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?

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. At the end of July last year, Adobe announced the impending death of Adobe Flash in 2020, and letting out a collective sigh of relief, most of the internet and its major browsers agreed to do the same. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

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

Responsive Player: Did you get excited when I said “responsive”? While a responsive player is heavily touted addition to Storyline 360, in reality, the player leaves developers a little wanting. In a nutshell, the responsive player provides a minimalist UI around your course with a hamburger menu on small devices. Sometimes the responsive player ends up being a bit of a miss. Does your company want to decrease Flash use and focus on future browsers with HTML5?

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. This attachment to multimedia means businesses were waiting for a viable alternative way to send out their multimedia communications - and it appears they have received one in the form of HTML5.

The Web without Flash is getting closer

Aptara

The Web without Flash is getting closer. By staying current, businesses can show that they understand Internet distribution. A general movement of Flash to HTML5 conversion has changed the fabric of the Web. Farewell to Flash. A recent Gizmodo article took a bold position in the Flash vs. HTML5 debate: The source stated the battle is as good as over, and there's no need to stick with Flash.

HTML5 making inroads with Apple and Mozilla

Aptara

HTML5 making inroads with Apple and Mozilla. Adobe Flash lost its bid to become the main content distribution language when Apple pulled support, meaning developers have had to look further afield. Now, with many environmental factors falling into place, the time could be right for HTML5 to step up. Certainly, there has been enough activity to warrant HTML5 conversion for important pieces of content that producers want to ensure is visible across the device spectrum.

Seeking new functionality, New York Times opts for HTML5

Aptara

Seeking new functionality, New York Times opts for HTML5. The online multimedia format war between Flash and HTML5 has bigger repercussions for the rest of the digital world. This is especially true in the case of HTML5, which can be used for a number of important purposes including cross-platform software creation. As more companies decide to back this standard instead of Flash, they are reshaping their visual offerings across both the mobile and desktop arenas.

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). Enhance the old Flash content.

A sign of the future: Adobe embracing HTML5

Aptara

A sign of the future: Adobe embracing HTML5. These businesses will instead have to gravitate toward technologies such as HTML5, which handily solve the problems of a fragmented mobile ecosystem and the overlap between the use cases for smartphones, tablets and notebook computers. HTML5 asserts its new dominance. CIO recently reported on the decline and fall of older technologies such as Adobe Flash in the face of HTML5.

7 Tips To Stay Ahead Of eLearning Trends And Adapt To Changes

InfoPro Learning

But that’s easier said than done when you have a busy schedule and limited resources. For example, Flash players used to be an essential ingredient for eLearning courses. Then the news broke that new mobile devices wouldn’t support Flash, and opted for HTML5-based apps instead. Hence, the shift from Flash to HTML5 began, and eLearning professionals who were paying attention got a head start.

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7 Tips To Stay Ahead Of eLearning Trends And Adapt To Changes

InfoPro Learning

But that’s easier said than done when you have a busy schedule and limited resources. For example, Flash players used to be an essential ingredient for eLearning courses. Then the news broke that new mobile devices wouldn’t support Flash, and opted for HTML5-based apps instead. Hence, the shift from Flash to HTML5 began, and eLearning professionals who were paying attention got a head start.

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How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready

Kitaboo

And just like we future proof everything else in business, workplace safety training modules too, must be made in a way that is always future ready. As the world is busy devouring content on mobile devices, you can’t be stuck up with old-school techniques such as classroom-based training or desktop-based training. So, content creators now have to migrate to open formats such as HTML5. Safety training is an indispensable part of organizational training.

International E-Learning Part 2: How to Overcome the Challenges of Rolling Out E-Learning Across Different Countries

CDSM

Several years ago, in response to the increasing impact of mobile devices in learning, we made the decision to move to using HTML5 and JavaScript as our core technology for presenting interactive content. Although we were under no pressure to render Adobe Flash Player obsolete within Honda’s e-learning programme, our commitment to HTML5 and JavaScript meant we avoided a logistical headache when the recent Flash vulnerabilities came to light.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. HP Slate already is in the market, runs on Windows7, but targets the business market. Again, the iPad runs only with HTML5, not Flash 10.1. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1, but they offer HTML5 too. We know that if the browser supports Flash 10.1, HTML5 Course, Player and iPad.

Corporate Training & Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2020

Kitaboo

Gaming usually involves competitive behavior, where players try to aim for the highest score. With businesses becoming more mobile-oriented, the need for microlearning is ever increasing. 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.

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.

5 myths about future-proofing your elearning

Sponge UK

Flash content will become impossible to access in the future. All HTML5 content is equal. Here are three cases where updates are required due to content or technology issues: Technology – Flash-based course with up-to-date content and learning design. There are times when your elearning is still relevant and meet the business objectives, but your learners can’t access it. A well-designed Flash course could fall into this category.

14 eLearning Templates Too Good to Pass Up

eLearning Brothers

With 534 different downloads, Ian sports a variety of business and casual wardrobes, as well enough poses to overwhelm the most ambitious paparazzo. Available in HTML5, Storyline, Quizmaker, XML, Flash and other formats. Gizmo Player Skins. Among the various player skins available for different authoring tools, the Gizmo theme stood out as a prominent download in 2014.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Adobe Flash started as an internet player that eliminated browser incompatibilities and provided simple animation. Its scripting capabilities evolved, and with the addition of Flex, companies were able to create highly interactive simulations and integrate KPIs (key performance indicators) to align courses to drive measurable business improvement. Business data once considered the exclusive domain of the IT Dept. Part 3 of Part 4.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. HP Slate already is in the market, runs on Windows7, but targets the business market. Again, the iPad runs with HTML5, not Flash nor Java. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1 and Java, but they offer HTML5 too. Same issue occurred with Opera – used Flash and Java. Yet, Avant supported Flash and Java.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Adobe Flash started as an internet player that eliminated browser incompatibilities and provided simple animation. Its scripting capabilities evolved, and with the addition of Flex, companies were able to create highly interactive simulations and integrate KPIs (key performance indicators) to align courses to drive measurable business improvement. Business data once considered the exclusive domain of the IT Dept. Part 3 of Part 4.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Now that we have thought about what we can do with our existing courseware let’s think about building some new eLearning and what’s all the fuss about HTML5. A good starting point is our blog post – 5 Rapid Authoring Tools to Publish Courses For Your iPads – where we talk about some of the authoring tools that can be used to develop HTML5 courses for iPads. So what’s the fuss about HTML5?

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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. Insert HTML5 animations. Insert Flash animations. Customize built-in player skin. Choose from player skins. HTML5). Flash. Since no two organizations’ requirements are the same, you would waste your time if you based your decision on what a competitor was using.

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. PowerPoint in HTML5 and other perks.

Rich content being viewed on mobile devices

Aptara

Businesses are gravitating toward rich content to spread their messages. On seeing how effective content is at attracting consumer attention, businesses all began to use this as a promotional tactic. It may pay to remember that Flash is essentially a dead format where mobile devices are concerned. The iPhone was notable in its early days for a lack of Flash support, but as sometimes happens with Apple products, the absence of Flash became the rule rather than the exception.

Top eLearning Development Companies for Enterprises & SMBs

Hurix Digital

As enterprises and small and medium businesses (SMBs) need to train their employees on their unique products and services, they have to increasingly rely on eLearning solutions that align with their business goals. By striking the right balance between learner experience, technology and business needs, El Design provides highly interactive eLearning solutions that help enterprises achieve high employee performance and tangible business gains.

Part II : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

In subsequent posts, we will dig deeper into strategic initiatives that can take your program to the next level of driving measurable business improvement. Tactical: Flash to HTML5 conversion – turning lemons into lemon aid. Flash to HTML5 conversion – turning lemons into lemon aid. If you have a legacy curriculum of Flash eLearning courses, you already know that soon, most internet browsers will no longer support the Flash player.