Best Content Authoring Tools for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

The advent of Hypertext Markup Language 5 (HTML5) is rapidly changing the world’s digital landscape. As HTML5 technology emerges to be the preferred choice for rendering videos online, the world has slowly started bidding goodbye to Adobe Flash.

4 Tips to Effectively Convert Adobe Flash E-learning to HTML5

CommLab India

Adobe Flash is dying. Long ago Steve Jobs stopped the usage of Flash in Apple devices. But, ever since Google announced that it would block flash in its browsers, the impact has been huge. Also, most of the Android devices too do not support Flash. Let’s admit it!

An A-Z Guide to Convert Flash-based Online Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

Flash- an online course development tool that was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. It seemed that the reign of Flash would never end. Despite its abilities, Adobe Flash suffers a major limitation – incompatibility with most modern mobile platforms.

HTML5 in E-learning – Signaling the End of the Flash Player

CommLab India

For years, the Flash Player reigned supreme in the world of e-learning. It seemed that the Flash Player was destined to rule the technology-enabled learning world. This means that many learners could not access online learning on mobile devices, using the Flash Player.

6 Tips To Convert eLearning Courses From Flash To HTML5

EI Design

The trouble is that most tablets and phones don’t support Flash, which makes Flash-based eLearning content virtually obsolete. Luckily, HTML5 offers a versatile multi-platform alternative. Converting eLearning Courses From Flash To HTML5: 6 Tips For eLearning Professionals.

Webinar: Using Custom HTML5 and Adobe Edge with Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Recently I did a Webinar for Lectora users on how to use custom HTML5 inside Lectora projects. This tool is perfect if you know nothing about HTML or HTML5. Edge Animate is much like Flash and After Effects, so if you have ever used those tools you should feel right at home.

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. Users do not need to download native applications such as Office, like they would to open a PowerPoint. — Companies need to continue to leverage the power and flexibility of HTML5.

16 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 17

Upside Learning

Know how you can evaluate this new form of learning effectively. 100 iPad Tips and Tricks–Free Download. 12 Great Ways to Download and Convert YouTube Videos for Your Classroom. There are many ways to download YouTube videos to your computer.

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10 Widely Used Authoring Tools that Support HTML5 and Empower E-learning

CommLab India

The adaptability and flexibility of HTML5 can address learner requirements and industry experts’ needs at the same time. Flash is Fading Away. Two decades ago, e-learning developers used to develop courseware on the primary code base of JavaScript and action script in Adobe Flash.

HTML5 rising on mobile's extreme popularity

Aptara

HTML5 rising on mobile's extreme popularity. The rise of HTML5. If HTML5 has faced a major challenge, it has been the entrenched nature of Adobe Flash. However, Trautman noted that mobility can cause clashes with Flash content.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. To that end came the development of HTML5 and responsive web content that adjusts to the screen size. What about Flash? You can test it out yourself by downloading and installing it to your own web server.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

A multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS. Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5.

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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.

How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready

Kitaboo

Future proofing means creating a software or product in such a way that future technological advances do not render it useless or less effective. Must read: 7 Most Effective Ways to Deliver Training Content on Mobile. Safety training is an indispensable part of organizational training.

Legacy eLearning

CourseArc

For example, Adobe Flash , which was once popular for eLearning content, is now incompatible with most mobile devices, including Android and iOS. Even desktop browsers such as Firefox block Flash content by default and users may struggle to keep Flash up to date.

Optimizing Graphics for eLearning

SmartBuilder

Warning: Images you download from your company network or from stock image sites are not optimized for elearning. The short answer is “faster updates and complete control in Flash and HTML5.”. Creating effects with graphics makes them look the same everywhere.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Jeremy Boles

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Downloads. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions. Downloads. Forum. Logins.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Another small trend is providing advanced admin capabilities in the form of admins who have CSS, Flash,PHP or other languages. That said, some big dogs have focused and thus created products geared towards the plus 1,000 or 5,000 employees that their solution does not offer the necessary features and capabilities to penetrate effectively into the market. The use of geolocation – available in HTML5. 3G increases data download speeds, 4G more so. HTML5.

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6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. Flash vs. HTML5 : This is actually not a point of debate anymore. HTML5 is the future of mobile web, even if it’s not ready to the extent we believe it to be.

4 Major Design Tips to Create Unique Learning Experience on Tablets

CommLab India

In this context, let’s check the major design practices for effective e-learning courses on tablets. Go for HTML5 over Flash. Most of the mobiles and tablets operating systems’ (OS) don’t support Flash.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

G-Cube

The immense popularity and success of technology-aided learning has created the ever-increasing need to develop e-content that effectively engages the learner but all within the constraints of available timelines and budgets. The software can publish a course in Flash and HTML.

6 Top eLearning Software Features To Save Time And Money In eLearning Development

Wizcabin

Gone are the days of flash-based animated pages. Make sure your eLearning software creates responsive HTML5 output automatically. While choosing your authoring software, check if it provides an automated feature to convert slides to responsive HTML5 pages.

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. 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. Opera is a browser which you can download and use on your desktop, laptop, etc., Same issue occurred with Opera – used Flash and Java. Yet, Avant supported Flash and Java.

10 Reasons Why Raptivity is a Must Have Tool

Raptivity

No extra downloads required Just a single click download is required to install Raptivity and you are all set to start working on your projects. Consistency in the course layout helps learners to navigate and use the course effectively.

The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Downloads. You’ll find tips and answers to all your questions for developing effective iPad content including: Page sizing. Flash and interactivity. Downloads.

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

CraneMorley

Tactical: Flash to HTML5 conversion – turning lemons into lemon aid. Flash to HTML5 conversion – turning lemons into lemon aid. YouTube also had the effect of lowering audience expectations for production value. Part 2 of Part 4.

IPhone- User Interface Guidelines- Part I

Upside Learning

To assist the development of applications, Apple has provided the user interface guidelines document which provides information about types of applications you can develop and user interface guidelines to make effective applications.

Utilize the Full Potential of Videos for Online Safety Training

CommLab India

If you want to convey the need and importance of safety effectively, developing safety training videos is your best bet. They deliver your training effectively with the intended seriousness and urgency. Communicate the message effectively.

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5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online

DigitalChalk eLearning

Is there a more effective way to share a presentation? Let others download your original file. A word of caution: depending on the service, you may lose animations and effects. Convert your file to HTML5 or Flash. You can also convert your file to a more flexible format such as HTML5 or Flash. HTML5+Flash can also be downloaded on all devices and in all browsers. “Could I have a copy of your slides?”

Walking down the Interactive Learning Path with Raptivity

Raptivity

Raptivity addresses the single most important goal of teachers, trainers and instructors – engaging the learners for effective education. A sophisticated WYSWIG editor , with single click Flash and HTML5 previews, is included for customization of interactions. Raptivity’s HTML5 output works perfectly across multiple browsers including Internet Explorer 10.0 If you are interested in exploring Raptivity, you may download the free trial here.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms

LearnUpon

It is a guideline for building effective training and performance support tools in five phases. For more information why not download our eBook on the subject. Content On Demand/ A user decides when the download of content suits their schedule. HTML5.

Tips for Lectora e-Learning Software Screen Recordings

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Downloads. Use visual effects for a smooth flow between clips or to indicate a new section. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation.

Welcome Camtasia Studio 8!

TechSmith Camtasia

The TechSmith Smart Player is intuitive and detects if your viewer’s device or browser supports Flash. If their device or browser doesn’t support Flash, the TechSmith Smart Player will playback the content using HTML5 – helping ensure that your videos will play.

How Rapid Authoring Tools Meet Evolving Online Learning Needs

CommLab India

This methodology used tools such as Flash and Dreamweaver to create highly interactive e-learning courses with stunning visuals and great animations. To meet the ever-changing demands of the dynamic marketplace, companies need to train their employees quickly and effectively.

7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

Inconsistent fonts look unprofessional and imply the author’s negligence – an effect you definitely want to avoid. Do you need extra effects? If you are a user of PowerPoint 2013 (or higher) or Office 365, just download this free plug-in and start screencasting with voice over.