7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Adobe Flash ruled the internet for a long time. However, owing to glaring security gaps, performance, and stability issues that Flash games presented on mobile devices, a need for change became more pressing. The advent of HTML5 – the open web standard – with versatile native multimedia features offered the alternative needed for a departure from Adobe Flash. What is Flash? Related Read: Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5.

Migrating from Flash to HTML5 – Part 1

ePath Learning

. The Adobe Flash Player is going away at the end of 2020. That means that your Flash-based courses will fail to play on web browsers, resulting in a frustrating learning experience. Kris Castiaux, a Senior Instructional Designer on ePath Learning’s Pro Services team , has over 20 years of experience building engaging and effective custom courseware solutions. Why is Flash going away? Most web browsers are already phasing out support for Flash.

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Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

Adobe Captivate

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Migration From Flash To HTML5 – Warning: You May Be Losing Money

Adobe Captivate

If you are reading this, you have decided to adopt mLearning or mobile learning and are evaluating an efficient way to migrate your legacy Flash content to HTML5. However, there are several issues that you must be aware of as you move forward with migration from Flash to HTML5. How To Make A Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. I quote these two from my earlier article 8 Tips To Convert Flash To HTML5 That Will Help Your Business.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Adobe Flash technology has helped support the delivery of online multimedia content for nearly two decades. Three popular eLearning formats are also largely dependent on Flash technology for their delivery medium: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video. Flash will be allowed to die in 2020 as Adobe ceases to support the standard. Extensive use of Flash makes this development a concern for those of us working in the eLearning industry. The troubled history of Flash.

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. At the end of July last year, Adobe announced the impending death of Adobe Flash in 2020, and letting out a collective sigh of relief, most of the internet and its major browsers agreed to do the same. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. At the end of July last year, Adobe announced the impending death of Adobe Flash in 2020, and letting out a collective sigh of relief, most of the internet and its major browsers agreed to do the same. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools

G-Cube

Top rapid authoring tools help to create effective online courses in a few clicks, thereby saving time and costs associated with workplace training. To address these challenges, companies use modern LMS tools to effectively create, repurpose, and deliver content in a cost-effective and time-saving manner. The storyline also designs Flash and HTML5 – based courses, compatible with mobile platforms (both Android and iOS). Driving performance.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

Adoption of mLearning or mobile learning triggers the need to plan for migration of your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 so that they can run seamlessly on tablets and smartphones. In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5. Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. Besides, a majority of the latest browsers are compatible with HTML5.

8 Strategies To Capitalise On Flash To HTML5 Migration Opportunity And Get A Higher Return On Investment (ROI)

EI Design

While Flash to HTML5 migration is a necessity, it can be used to adopt learning strategies that can lead to a higher impact training and a better ROI. How To Capitalise On Flash To HTML5 Migration Opportunity And Enjoy A Higher ROI. I founded EI Design in 2002, and for over a decade, Adobe Flash was the de facto authoring tool for creating online courses. However, organizations still have a locked investment in Flash courses.

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

Learning Wire

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Migration From Flash To HTML5 – Warning: You May Be Losing Money

EI Design

If you are reading this, you have decided to adopt mLearning or mobile learning and are evaluating an efficient way to migrate your legacy Flash content to HTML5. However, there are several issues that you must be aware of as you move forward with migration from Flash to HTML5. How To Make A Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. I quote these two from my earlier article 8 Tips To Convert Flash To HTML5 That Will Help Your Business.

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

EI Design

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Top E-learning Authoring Tools to Create Interactive Training Courses – Rapid E-Learning for Effective Training

G-Cube

So, it is crucial for organizations to select the right kind of tool which improves the overall effectiveness of the training program. Improving learner performance. Various aspects including engagement level, training scores, time spent on training modules, retention, and others evaluate learners’ performance. Storyline creates Flash and HTML5-based courses, easily accessible on tablets and smartphones (both Android and iOS).

HTML5 – The Technology that Eases Rapid E-learning Development

CommLab India

HTML5 is a system for annotating, presenting, and structuring content on the World Wide Web. Even in the absence of Internet, HTML5 has a very good functionality. As more and more e-learning tools and platforms adopt HTML5 elements, we will see an overall consistency in terms of performance. Rapid e-learning development refers to developing online courses quickly and effectively, without having to use overly complicated software or programming techniques.

HTML5 Interactions: Why business platforms are converting Flash courses

Adobe Captivate

Over the years, eLearning developers have used Flash in developing the courses. The coding process had been complicated until HTML5 made its way onto the scene. Previously, the developers used tools like XML, Java, and Flash to code the courses. However, HTML5 has now become popular and it is being extensively used to develop the eLearning courses. You can now convert flash courses to html5, where the readers find it more comfortable to read the course materials.

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era

Aptara

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era. However, these IT products are themselves changing and growing more effective. The transition to HTML5. While it was once the backbone of the Internet, Flash technology is now in decline. Revealed as a system full of security holes and requiring extra installation to run, it has taken a back seat to HTML5. Toth noted that programmers are coming back into vogue, as their skill sets are being called upon to work in HTML5.

ID and eLearning Links 10/29/19

Experiencing eLearning

In this post, I share links related to several topics: Converting Flash content to HTML5 Options for instructional design careers An interview on the purpose of Bloom’s taxonomy Why you only need 3 choices in multiple choice questions Change management for software training How being generous builds your credibility as a consultant. Converting Flash to HTML5. tags: e-learning flash html5. tags: e-learning flash html5 scorm.

John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: Trivantis’ Lectora made rapid e Learning simple and cost-effective. Learnnovators: At a time when the learning industry is leaning towards HTML5, you bundle Flypaper (a tool for developing Flash interactions and animations) into Lectora. John: Actually, Flypaper was bundled with Lectora in 2010, when Flash creation was still extremely relevant in the industry. ABOUT JOHN BLACKMON (Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Trivantis Corporation).

HTML5 offers best solution for multichannel content delivery

Aptara

HTML5 offers best solution for multichannel content delivery. Therefore, it is essential that organizations have an advanced content development strategy in place that ensures their message can be effectively delivered across multiple channels. HTML5 advantages. There are many advantages to using HTML5 conversion, rather than a native app, to distribute digital content through mobile applications whether it is business PDF documents, eBooks or another type of material.

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know

Aptara

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know. In 1996 Macromedia first introduced the Flash Player, developed to play videos, animations, and audio and to support enhanced interactivity in web browsers. Over the years web browsers matured and so did Flash Player, which became the most widely used plug-in to play multimedia elements on a web page. Soon Flash became a source of frustration for the world’s largest technology companies such as Apple, Google, and Facebook.

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

PowerPoint is a highly sophisticated tool with an array of animations and effects, but all the bells and whistles are not much use outside their own environment. Import your deck into another format, try sharing online – and the effects you sweated over three nights in a row are gone. A PowerPoint presentation is a data-heavy format; hence large files, with performance issues not uncommon on conversion. PowerPoint in HTML5 and other perks.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. With a wider variety of ways we could deliver learning experiences, combined with the desire to support and track performance, things had to change. To that end came the development of HTML5 and responsive web content that adjusts to the screen size. What about Flash? A lot of eLearning content is at least partially Flash-based and famously mobile devices have shunned the playing of Flash content.

Elearning Trends for 2018

Experiencing eLearning

Now that mobile learning has been around for a while, we’re learning how to do mobile more effectively than to just put long courses on a smaller screen. The impending demise of Flash will require significant effort in the next few years converting and upgrading old Flash courses to HTML5, which also makes content accessible on more devices. As we move to more mobile learning, shorter learning and performance support will be more prevalent.

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Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. However, the real strength of Big Data lies in its power to help forecast or predict scenarios and take preventive actions (such as learners’ performance and outcomes before they start a training program). It is expected to bring in more disruptive changes in the way learning is conceived, designed, delivered, and tracked, thereby helping us take performance improvement to the next level.

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?) So now, if you’re authoring a module on how to write a performance review, you can allow the learner to respond to prompts within the module and create the document!

The Genericization Of Content

Upside Learning

This proliferation of devices is having a strange ‘dumbing-down’ effect on a lot of the eLearning courseware being created right now. We are falling back on the most portable form – HTML, which cannot compare to Flash. HTML in its current form is really incapable of providing the sophisticated artistic and media abilities that Flash provided. We are starting to ‘genericize’ content, it is starting to look the same, feel the same, and function in a similar manner.

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. However, if you tested them in Avant, an alternative browser used by many people, they were not – yet Avant used Flash and Java. Same issue occurred with Opera – used Flash and Java.

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. Every employer is liable to provide a safe working environment for their employees, and the rules and precautions to maintain these safe working conditions should be communicated effectively to the workforce. Must read: 7 Most Effective Ways to Deliver Training Content on Mobile.

TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. However, the real strength of Big Data lies in its power to help forecast or predict scenarios and take preventive actions (such as learners’ performance and outcomes before they start a training program). It is expected to bring in more disruptive changes in the way learning is conceived, designed, delivered, and tracked, thereby helping us take performance improvement to the next level.

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. Talent and Performance Management. Modules that only focus on Talent/Performance Management. HTML5.

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Mobile Learning and Interactivity

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

So then comes the debate of whether Native or Web apps and Flash or HTML5. For instance, is this a performance support job aid where internet connectivity cannot simply be assumed? If you would like to develop once and deploy on multiple devices and desktop, you are probably better off with HTML5 web apps. Or if you must have stunning visual effects probably Flash is the best option today. Performance tracking is supported (with SCORM).

E-Learning Trends For 2018: From Flux To Focus

G-Cube

By the time a training is delivered, which can range from a month to a year from the time training need is analyzed, an employee with the skill gap will continue to perform at sub-par level, and even after the training is delivered, if the knowledge gained is not immediately implemented, then the knowledge gained is lost leading to all the training dollars going down the drain.

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Lectora User Conference Showcase: Jeremy Boles

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Currently, Jeremy is also an ASTD Certified Professional in Learning Performance (CPLP). Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Community Forum. Products. Authoring Tools. Lectora Inspire.

Different Ways Of Leveraging SCORM Cloud In e-learning

Wizcabin

With SCORM cloud, you can perform the following; You get to deliver your content directly to your target audience via email and links. Four Ways To Use SCORM Cloud To Deliver Effectiveness Of Training. On completion of the course, you can easily track your learners’ performance and give quick feedback to help them in unclear areas of your course. You can also use it to track learners’ performances for mobile learning. Image by rawpixel from Pixabay.

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Corporate Training & Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2020

Kitaboo

With the help of algorithms, AI-based learning platforms can perform data analysis, measure the ROI, share recommendations based on the users’ previous interaction with the tool. It is widely known that recognition and rewards motivate employees to perform better at their workplace. HTML5 Replaces Flash. The end of Flash had been announced quite some time back, so this must not come as a surprise.

7 Essentials of a Successful Mobile Learning Strategy

Obsidian Learning

Verify that your organization is HTML5- and mobile-ready?For Critical, basic questions to ask before you dive in: Can your LMS host and distribute HTML5 courses and content? Is your company’s standard browser HTML5 compatible? For example, Internet Explorer 8 does not fully support HTML5.). Do you have a lot of Flash content in your learning library? The visual simplicity that makes it effective on a phone is still impactful on a bigger screen.