Elearning Trends for 2018

Experiencing eLearning

At the end of last year, Bryan Jones from eLearningArt reached out to me for my predictions on the top 3 eLearning trends for 2018. He then took the responses from me and 56 other experts and put together a summary video of the top trends here and an article of the top eLearning trends here.

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Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

Adobe Captivate

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. Increasingly, browsers are blocking Flash content.

Migrating Legacy Flash Courses Is Still Worth The Money

Adobe Captivate

Who would have thought that the once popular Flash which is still loved by many would slowly be phased out and replaced by HTML5 and other responsive ready frameworks? I share my perspective on why migrating relevant Flash courses is still worth the money. I still love Flash!

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4 Ways to Maximize the Impact of Your Training When Migrating From Flash to HTML5

Adobe Captivate

As the trend for mLearning increases, organizations are bound to change their eLearning strategies to adapt to the changing environments. Since Flash, a leading authoring tool till a few years ago, is not supported on mobile devices, organizations feel the need to convert their Legacy Flash courses to HTML5. Example 1 – Traditional eLearning course redesigned (and migrated to HTML5) to be more intuitive, interactive, and engaging.

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.

4 Ways to Maximize the Impact of Your Training When Migrating From Flash to HTML5

EI Design

As the trend for mLearning increases, organizations are bound to change their eLearning strategies to adapt to the changing environments. Example 1 – Traditional eLearning course redesigned (and migrated to HTML5) to be more intuitive, interactive, and engaging.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

These trends with mobile learning are evidence to the fact that we are on the brink of a new era of learning – through the mobile device. The shift from Flash to HTML5. For years, Flash has ruled mobile content delivery arena.

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Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

EI Design

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. Increasingly, browsers are blocking Flash content.

Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits

CDSM

Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July.

Top 10 HTML5 eLearning Authoring Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

As the eLearning industry continues to evolve, the educational system becomes dependent upon HTML5. HTML5 is one of the main tools used by eLearning professionals, mainly because of its versatility and flexibility. Are you ready to follow the trends?

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

I think a good place is by asking 49 of the world’s leading eLearning experts the top 3 trends they predict for 2017. Here are the two most interesting takeaways from surveying 49 eLearning experts: Trend of Trends: 9 trends were picked by 10% or more of the experts.

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Mobile browsers increasing HTML5 compatibility

Aptara

Mobile browsers increasing HTML5 compatibility. Recent trends in the business technology world have pointed to the greater importance of platform-agnostic development using languages such as HTML5. Mobile devices work with HTML5. The HTML5 market.

5 eLearning trends to wave goodbye to today!

TalentLMS

Similarly, instruction and eLearning course design ideas come, stay and move out to make way for new, more effective ones. Are you ready to say goodbye to some eLearning trends? So, here are some of the eLearning trends in design and development that we’re waving goodbye to: 1.

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. Flash Player is not supported on mobile devices (iOS and Android).

Three Smart Steps for Success in 2018

Artisan E-Learning

More than just a trend, it’s an effective way to teach granular topics in short amounts of time. Don’t forget, Flash is indeed going away and will be replaced by HTML5. To learn more, see our Learning Solutions Magazine article on the Death of Flash.

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Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Here are the top 10 trends that I have seen taking place in the industry, as well as a few forecasts. The trends apply to both LMS/LCMS vendors. This trend is one of the worst in our industry and while not every vendor does this unscrupulous approach – with the appearance of worldwide dominance (even if they just have a sales office there and no clients), there are enough vendors who do this that it serves as a disservice to potential customers. HTML5.

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3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

And, this trend is not showing any signs of slowing down anytime soon. Microlearning is quickly gaining a reputation as an effective way to get through to learners across all generations , learning styles and available time.

John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. 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. ABOUT JOHN BLACKMON (Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Trivantis Corporation).

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. Each of the market research reports that we analyzed highlights the impact that these key trends are going to create in the e-learning space. HTML5.

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? Technology is full of promise.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. 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.

Tom Kuhlmann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. How they’re used is what makes them effective. Marketers are always quick to chase the trends. Take away the trends and there’s a lot about gamification that adds value to the learning experience. Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age?

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.

Things to Consider Before Investing in eLearning Development Tools

Hurix Digital

Which video elements will help you effectively narrate the story – audio/simulations/animations/graphics? In fact, Flash will be outdated next year (2020) and no longer be supported on most web browsers and so it is advisable to avoid course output in this format. Overview.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

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. Professional Presenter X – comes with sim tool, assessment, capture tool, documents to flash tool, etc.

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.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Jeremy Boles

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. e-Learning Tips, Trends and Ideas. Trending - Top 10 Blogs. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Forum. Logins.

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. Another trend is to allow staff to use their personal mobile devices for business. Flash vs. HTML5 : This is actually not a point of debate anymore.

5 myths about future-proofing your elearning

Sponge UK

Flash content will become impossible to access in the future. All HTML5 content is equal. Here are three cases where updates are required due to content or technology issues: Technology – Flash-based course with up-to-date content and learning design.

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

CraneMorley

The classroom experience was thought to be the only effective environment for skills training. Adobe Flash started as an internet player that eliminated browser incompatibilities and provided simple animation. How has this trend affected your training strategy?

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

CraneMorley

The classroom experience was thought to be the only effective environment for skills training. Adobe Flash started as an internet player that eliminated browser incompatibilities and provided simple animation. How has this trend affected your training strategy?

Questions about Instructional Design Careers

Experiencing eLearning

Some organizations do evaluate at all four of Kirkpatrick’s levels, and the Success Case Method is another good strategy for evaluating training effectiveness. New Trends. A: I wouldn’t learn Flash right now. Most Flash e-learning now is done with rapid tools anyway.

Designing Intelligent eLearning

Origin Learning

The all-conquering smartphone and the rise of mobile learning was a trend that our core team believed would eventually become mainstream. In this blog post, we list down the best practices that we have adopted in creating effective and engaging eLearning solutions.

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Interestingly, a large portion of LMS vendors have not optimized their products for the iPad/ iPad2 and with the exception of two content authoring tools, HTML5 capabilities, specifically the ability to output a course in HTML5 does not yet exist. Editing/Adding Effects/Manipulating. If you said using features to edit, add effects and change, you would be correct. If your learning platform offered an editing/adding effects feature for videos would you use it?

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

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. e-Learning Tips, Trends and Ideas. You’ll find tips and answers to all your questions for developing effective iPad content including: Page sizing. Forum. Logins.

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