Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

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Celtix - Enables you to create storyboards and scripts. Flash course development toolkit - provides the source code, features include ability to load your movies, creates a table of contents and provides complete navigation control. Tools these days come in three flavors.

User Friendly or Hype?

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Our customers find our system user friendly and easy to use. We have the highest repeat customers in the industry. If I am a potential customer, I would expect nothing less to come out of the vendor’s mouth on their product and user friendliness. Who is going to buy a product, where the salesperson says, “Well, our system is really difficult and we lose customers over it&# ? Their premise was simple: create courses quickly and easily.

ASTD TechKnowledge 2013, Day 2

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Instead of following the Storyline layout – which kind of reminds me of Photoshop – aka layers/triggers on the side of the screen, ZZ instead has these box like things which you simply click on and move the mouse to various objects which creates this line like thing – trust me, I’m not doing it justice in the explanation – but it is very nice to look at and use – simple! Nexlearn. Wow, wasn’t that marching band fantastic?

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

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An authoring tool solution is supposed to be all about the ability for folks to create, build courses that can be linear (A to B to C) aka click-click or non-linear (why WBT was empowered in the first place, where the learner can bounce around A to C to G, focusing on what they need to learn, and returning as often as they want). . Game based learning – Creating cool game based courses that are interactive, engaging and fun – and use your content.

E-Learning Trade Shows + Product Reviews 4 #TK11

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Demonstrations are crucial, whether it is a 30 minute one, with an audience or one on one, with a potential customer. NexLearn Simplicity. It offers the ability to create courses in HTML5 or Flash. I was planning on writing about emerging technology and virtual worlds. However, with ASTD’s TechKnowledge 2011, starting next week, I’m going to hold off until after TK11, to write on virtual worlds.