New Tool: Create Awesome eLearning Interactions Online

eLearning Brothers

To-date we have tested in Articulate, ProForm, Unison, Captivate 4, Atlantic Link, Adobe Presenter, Udutu, Adobe Connect, Lectora, and Toolbook. You can even mix-and-match to create custom themes and upload your own background images. Make your eLearning Awesome!

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

mLevel

Readers and professionals from both the private and public sector cast more than 4,000 nominations for the best-in-class solutions across 30 product categories. This year, 100 individual products and solutions are being named as finalists — up from 89 in 2014. Given the high volume of votes and the number of nominated products, every one of these solution providers should be proud to be voted as best-in-class by their customers,” adds Catherine Upton, Group Publisher, Elearning!

Design Activities the Way You Need, Not How LMS Wants

EthosCE

Activities customization shouldn’t be a struggle. Your effort to meet the educational gaps that your learners experience can quickly fail when hemmed in by an LMS design that offers minimal features and few opportunities for customization.

3 Types of Rapid Authoring Tools for Development

CommLab India

The drawback with these authoring tools is that they do not support customization of the features. Unlike PowerPoint add-ins, installation-based authoring tools are standalone products and do not need any other software to work.

A few of my favorite things

Web Tools for Learners

UDUTU - coolest online course development tool I’ve seen. Bitnami - download custom server stacks to manage your open source application. Pandora - listen to custom tunes while developing stuff. Tiddly Spot - personal productivity wiki. Like most people who develop and manage training for a living, especially at small to medium sized companies and non profits, I have learned to do a lot of work using free and open source software tools.

2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

Web-based tools for scheduling, project management and documentation increase productivity and enhance personal mobility. Online image editors and other multimedia production tools provide access to a host of new and often less expensive applications.