Authoring Tool Trends for 2017
MARCH 1, 2017
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. With other tools via API.
eLearning Authoring Tool Capability
B Online Learning
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Since joining B Online Learning at the start of 2013 my world view of eLearning development practice and more importantly the capability of the so called rapid development technologies has changed.
‘Captivate & Raptivity’- A must have combination of eLearning tools in your course creation tool kit!
OCTOBER 9, 2013
In a short but informative post, let me put together a summary of the webinar concluded on October 3, 2013 on ‘Creating Interactive Courses using Raptivity and Captivate’ with Joe Ganci as the guest speaker (PS: I was busy answering [.].
E-Learning Interaction Building Tools Comparison
MAY 9, 2016
An eLearning course looks incomplete without interactions. No one likes to take a boring page turner course. Interactions help in making the course engaging and collaborative. They foster active learning through a meaningful interchange between the course and learners.
Storyboarding for eLearning
Storyboarding is a very important step for creating eLearning courses. But don’t you feel it’s a waste of time to start creating the courses from scratch and copy-paste text and other objects from the storyboard to the eLearning tool for course development
Using Rapid Authoring Tools to Design eLearning Courses for Multiple Devices
APRIL 9, 2013
Our eLearning Challenges blog series explores the common situations our clients face when deploying learning solutions. Let’s face it: the primary delivery tool for eLearning is still usually a desktop or laptop computer. eLearning Design Considerations for iPad.
The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
If you’re not getting into the mobile game with your training and eLearning initiatives, you’re falling behind. That said, it’s daunting to figure out just how to do mobile eLearning right , and building mobile training apps is not necessarily the easiest thing in the world.
The Art of Instructional Designing – PowerPoint Courses and Beyond
MARCH 10, 2016
As an Instructional Designer, you may be asked to create a new educational course from scratch based on the curriculum or create an eLearning course based on PowerPoint being used for Instructor Led Trainings. The PowerPoint can definitely form the base for building the course.
25 eLearning tools you need to have
MAY 12, 2016
It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best tools. The team at LearnUpon organizes eLearning projects and helps customers with course content every day. Best productivity tools for eLearning. Tool: Trello.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
Off-the-Shelf Course Success. And for good reason as it has many advantages: It offers a breadth of course topics, relevant to many, and readily available. creating yet another course or scheduling yet another workshop. So are these courses really all that helpful for.
6 tips to find the right tech tools for your blended learning course
MARCH 3, 2016
This is a guest post by Christopher Pappas, founder of The eLearning Industry’s Network – the largest online community of professionals involved in the eLearning Industry. This approach can offer a vast array of benefits, but only if you find the right tools for the task.
Fears of the Course Authoring Tool Market
OCTOBER 17, 2012
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. Authoring Tool Treat.
10 Reasons Why Raptivity is a Must Have Tool
DECEMBER 2, 2014
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How to Use Experiential Course Flow to Enhance eLearning
JUNE 20, 2014
Not to give away all my instructional design secrets, but I’m going to tell you how I’ve been structuring eLearning course flow to enhance eLearning for over a decade. This Experiential Course Flow can work simultaneously on many levels: Sub-units of a course.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
THE TOOLS THAT’LL HELP PEOPLE. courses –. courses to resources Page 14 3 Have-a-go. don’t want to learn from formal elearning. a tool to help employees in their job. The phrase "resources, not courses" cropped up again. time developing a lengthy course. –
Which Responsive Authoring Tools Will Work for Your eLearning Needs (Free eBook)
JANUARY 5, 2017
So you need to create eLearning that your learners can access on multiple devices – desktops and laptops, tablets, and smartphones. 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 eBook
B Online Learning
OCTOBER 15, 2014
This post was inspired by David Anderson’s eLearning challenge #32: Death, Taxes and E-Learning Mistakes. The purpose of the challenge was to highlight blunders found in eLearning courses and Articulate Community members provided many great examples of what […]. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design instructional design Master elearning Course rapid authoring tools
Top 10 HTML5 eLearning Authoring Tools
AUGUST 20, 2015
As the eLearning industry continues to evolve, the educational system becomes dependent upon HTML5. The developers from the eLearning industry constantly create and design new concepts that change the way people learn and teach. Custom writing service NinjaEssays is the tool you need.
Learning for Leaders: 3 Tips for Your eLearning Coaching Courses
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
To plant the seeds of leadership in your company, consider creating an Coaching eLearning crash course for your training program. Looking for some help when building your next eLearning coaching course?
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
She’s targeted an area on which to focus and starts exploring some tools and resources. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. manager, of course!
Designing your eLearning Project
B Online Learning
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
When I first began creating eLearning modules some time ago, I often struggled to come up with ideas for taking content and transforming it into something that was both a good learning experience and also looked appealing.
Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
How You Can Deliver Highly Effective Courses Through Bite-Sized eLearning. But how can eLearning professionals provide them with the bite-sized bits of eLearning they need to achieve their goals, especially when working on a tight eLearning budget?
How to Boost eLearning Productivity with 10 EdTech Online Tools
JULY 16, 2015
The eLearning industry offers endless opportunities for everyone who is willing to learn. Are you ready to start getting maximum effects through your eLearning efforts? The following tools will help you boost your productivity. Organizing tools. Online Studying Tools.
5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads
MAY 3, 2012
Of late, many of our clients have asked us to develop courses for deployment over PCs but which can also be viewed over the iPad. While the demand for HTML5 courses is yet to catch up, the demand is growing stronger nevertheless. Upcoming Tools.
eLearning Course Starters
AUGUST 27, 2014
Elearning Course Starters are templates to help you get started on your course design. Another fantastic thing about eLearning Course Starters is we give you the source files. See what eLearning Course Starters we have in your authoring tool of choice. .
3 Future Tools of ELearning
JANUARY 16, 2014
One of the fun things to do for those of us that are involved in the elearning industry is to attempt to predict what the future could possibly hold. That said, one area that tends to be popular with most people is elearning technology. elearning
6 Great Project Management Tools for Custom eLearning Development
MARCH 5, 2014
We are often asked what project management tools we use for our Custom eLearning Development. To answer that, we made a list of six tools that we find most helpful: 1. BaseCamp – We use BaseCamp as a communication tool between our clients and our project team members.
5 Tips to Write a Plan for Your eLearning Course
OCTOBER 22, 2015
A successful eLearning course starts with effective planning. There more in-depth and complete your course plan is, the easier it will be for you to execute the course and identify possible snags before they come up. Storyboarding is a great way to visualize your course.
Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools
JUNE 30, 2010
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.
Authoring Tool/Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Adapt
JUNE 28, 2016
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. Meanwhile, new tools/frameworks designed specifically for responsive course […]. 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.
20+ eLearning Tools and Resources
JULY 24, 2014
Sometimes building online courses can be a little more difficult than it seems, so why not have one place you can go to find the resources and help you need? We have compiled a list of different resources and applications to help you build your courses quickly and easily. Get the most out of your learning management system by integrating these applications into your course creation! An easy to use audio recording tool allows the user to upload a file from a prerecorded file.
Fewer Full-Sized Courses. More learning snacks, ePubs, Videos, and Reference Tools
FEBRUARY 9, 2013
Here is Trend 1: Across our client base, the consistent demand is to limit course length or to somehow modify the instructional design so that it’s possible for someone to “consume” a course in smaller chunks. Last fall, I took a course on Gamification (along with 81,000 others!),
Four Tips for Cutting Costs on eLearning Development
OCTOBER 22, 2013
Education Software eLearning eLearning Course Creation Toolkit eLearning tools In a slow economy, where training budgets are often slashed, instructional designers must develop training on a limited budget. But how do you cut costs without sacrificing quality?
Tools for Creating Mobile-Friendly eLearning Courses
MAY 29, 2013
You may be eLearning savvy, but how much do you know about mLearning? Companies are increasingly interested in creating mlearning material - elearning courses designed to work on mobile devices. Right Creating eLearning Courses
78+ eLearning Tools and Resources!
FEBRUARY 13, 2014
Our team is dedicated to sharing valuable information, tips and tricks, and eLearning resources with our readers. To make your job a little bit easier, we’ve compiled a list of over 78 eLearning tools and resources that we are believers in. eLearning Graphic Tools.
Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
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.