Flash to HTML5: The Great Migration

PulseLearning

Our recent blog post by Seamus Hand, Director of Development Services as published by Training Industry Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. However, we are beginning to see a migration from Flash to HTML5, especially in the e-learning industry.

Flash to HTML5 The Great Migration

Training Industry

Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. However, we are beginning to see a migration from Flash to HTML5, especially in the e-learning industry. While they both currently have their advantages and disadvantages, our hunch is that HTML5 holds the aces for future-proof e-learning. Let’s explore the advantages that an HTML5 build can offer your e-learning.

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3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

Microlearning is quickly gaining a reputation as an effective way to get through to learners across all generations , learning styles and available time. According to Jane Tham, HR director of Bosch Southeast, microlearning will continue to play a role in her organization’s learning management. Because more and more learners are doing job training on their own mobile devices, and Flash simply isn’t compatible.

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

So, simplicity was there for the author, but at the cost of effective learner engagement. To combat “boring” eLearning experiences, programs like Adobe Flash and Director came on the scene with an animated bang (anyone else remember the bird crash vector animation from the early Flash demos?) To accommodate mobile learning, Direct-to-WEB detects the user’s browser or device and automatically delivers either Flash or an HTML5 version of the module.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT ERIC SCHUERMANN (Director of Global Sales, Trivantis Corporation Inc): Eric Schuermann is Director of Global Sales at Trivantis Corporation Inc. We are able to more truly capture the learning experience, which gives e-Learning developers and L&D experts the feedback they need to know what works and what doesn’t, and to continue to upgrade and enhance online training content to be as effective as possible.

The Content Conversion Cause - Abhijit Kadle

Aptara

Since the advent of e-learning, Macromedia products were popular, and enormous quantities of content were generated using platforms like Director and Flash. Director died alongside CD-ROMs, taking Shockwave with it, but Flash hung around. . As long as there was a need for animation, interaction, and engagement to be delivered over the web, Flash survived, mainly because authoring platforms meant for e-learning couldn’t provide the required sophistication.

5 Common Myths About eLearning Authoring Tools Busted

gomo learning

Yet with all the advances in authoring tool technology, there are still some widely-held misconceptions about these tools that can make learning directors hesitant. In today’s busy working environment, these steps are neither efficient nor cost-effective.

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Games deliver lots of actionable data to measure effectiveness, both individually and through group learning, showing gaps and areas to optimize for a continuous cycle of improvement. Audience: Novice to advanced designers, developers, project managers, managers, directors, and senior leaders. How using templates can increase your effectiveness. Audience: Novice to advanced project managers, managers, directors, and senior leaders (VP, CLO, executive, etc.).

BYOD: The Pros and Cons for your ELearning

Training Industry

HTML5 We’ve become accustomed to the impressive creative effects and interaction offered by Adobe Flash; however, its incompatibility with mobile devices has seen the rise of HTML5, which still has a way to go to offer the same visual experience. Seamus Hand is director of development services at PulseLearning and has over eight years of experience in the management of learning projects. What do you grab on your mad dash out the door when heading to work?

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?

Pinlearn

Video processing: Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Pro X, Power Director, Adobe after Effects, Pinnacle Studio etc. Afterwards, also bring it to your notice that there are many software solutions and tools that can be considered as authoring tools, for example, Flash, MS Word, and PowerPoint. Highlights : HTML5 : HTML5 for seamless video streaming and mobile-friendly course design.

Free L&D webinars for October 2019

Limestone Learning

Join Garima Gupta, CTDP, lead instructional designer and founder-director of Artha Learning Inc., Join Lauren McNally, Director of AMA’s Women’s Leadership Center, American Management Association, to discover how to identify the organizational business need for a program that fosters leadership skills and growth opportunities to make a lasting change on the participants and your company’s future. Creating an effective learning environment using technology.

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ERIC SCHUERMANN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT ERIC SCHUERMANN (Director of Global Sales, Trivantis Corporation Inc): Eric Schuermann is Director of Global Sales at Trivantis Corporation Inc. We are able to more truly capture the learning experience, which gives e-Learning developers and L&D experts the feedback they need to know what works and what doesn’t, and to continue to upgrade and enhance online training content to be as effective as possible.

10 Top Tips For Interactive Video

Sponge UK

These 10 tips will help you create an interactive video experience that’s as effective as it is engaging: Planning is essential. Effective interactive video needs to provide learners with the experience they need to do their jobs better. One of the most effective techniques for this is branch mapping, where each route or branch through the scenario is planned out. It’s becoming easier to create mobile friendly experiences with the move from Flash to HTML5 interactions.

How to Make BYOD Work

CLO Magazine

But companies have been on the front end of major technology transformations before, said Avron Barr, director of the International Federation for Learning, Education, and Training Systems Interoperability (LETSI), a nonprofit organization focused on technology in learning. “When the iPhone first came out, Flash vendors got nervous, but once the iPhone had that huge adoption curve, especially in corporations, there was no question. Flash wasn’t going to do it for you.”

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Mobile learning - where's it really at? The debate!

Unicorn Training

caption id="attachment_2459" align="alignleft" width="300"] (l-r) Mark Jones, Peter Phillips, Richard Hyde, Adrian Jones[/caption] Chaired by Unicorn Director Mark Jones, on the panel were Peter Phillips (Unicorn CEO), Richard Hyde (Director, Mind Click) and Adrian Jones (Elearnity Principal Analyst). RH: A lot of existing content that’s already out there is very detailed and complicated with Flash etc, which makes conversion difficult, so it’s often better to start again.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Flash will still have an impact (at least in the area of mobile learning). This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. It's been fun working with them and has definitely added a new spark. I'm hoping that others will join the effort.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

He was well known as the Program Director of the eLearning Guild before taking senior leadership roles in the corporate sector. Clive is the Founding Director at The More Than Blended Learning Company. Phil is the Creative Director of Elearning Laboratory. The most effective among us are moving beyond creating traditional courses to more efficient options like curating existing content instead of recreating the wheel. What does the future of eLearning hold?