Basic Features Your Next Multimedia Authoring Tool Must Have

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Some of the common audio features that are sought after include capabilities to: Embed audio files. Insert Flash animations. Features that Support Video: Videos are the new best thing in eLearning. While they have been around for decades, the importance of videos as a learning tool has been gaining immense importance of late. If you are going to embed videos in your course, look out features that will allow you to: Embed video files.

10 Great Moments in eLearning History

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The Multimedia PC (MPC) came with a CD-ROM drive, meaning that the device can display video synced with audio. Using a multimedia computer, they were able to utilize video, audio, graphics and animation programs so that they can better interact with the computer''s interface. 2005: The Rise of Flash Video. In 2005, Adobe bought Macromedia and transformed it into Adobe Flash. Developers who worked with it discovered just how flexible Flash is.

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eLearning Salaries, Flat, Transformation, Embedding, & Training Video

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How to Embed Almost Anything in your Website - Digital Inspiration. Learn how to embed almost anything in your HTML web pages from Flash videos to Spreadsheets to high resolution photographs to static images from Google Maps and more. 1980's Wendys training video - YouTube e-Learning 2009 US Salary and Compensation Report - eLearning Guild. The Average Salary is Less: Time Period - Average Salary. May-05 - $67,347. Nov-06 - $74,623. Dec-07 - $78,723.

Important Features of an Ideal Rapid Authoring Tool

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Inserting HTML5, Flash, and text animations. Support for Videos. Videos are effective in engaging learners and communicating information quickly and easily. According to The eLearning Guild report, tool users wanted video features such as the ability to: Embed video files. Trigger video in interactions. Link to external or web video files. Set video quality. Record screen videos. Export recoded videos. Flash.

Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

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In his example, RJ showed us how to embed the variable into a caption, using the syntax $$myVar$$ so that instructions to the user could use the recorded name, instead of a non-personal command. Flash Widgets One of my biggest issues with Captivate as a serious eLearning tool, up to now, has been the limited feature set and the difficulty in extending that feature set. Widgets are specially formatted Flash swf files that know how to communicate with the host Captivate project.