Snap! by Lectora Review

Integrated Learnings

Recently Trivantis, makers of the eLearning development program Lectora, announced the release of Snap! by Lectora. Far and away the biggest advantage to Snap by Lectora is the extremely low price of $99. Exporting to Lectora and Lectora Online. Every presentation created with Snap can be exported to a Lectora Project file (.awt). Quizzes and surveys created in Lectora cannot be exported to Snap. By Joseph Suarez.

Extending Lectora with an iFrame

Integrated Learnings

That’s because it’s just some useful code capable of extending the functionality of your Lectora-built eLearning course. In fact, if you’ve recently copied the code to embed a YouTube video , you’ve already used an iFrame. This means anytime you need to pull content from an external source into your Lectora course, an iFrame is a simple and safe solution. Some handy uses for iFrames in Lectora pages include: Inserting a YouTube video. By Joseph Suarez What’s an iFrame?

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Google Calendar in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

When I was recently asked to teach a class on how to use Google Calendar I started thinking about how to integrate it with Lectora. Embedding a calendar in your Lectora training can be done through Lectora's External HTML object. Start in Lectora. First, create a blank project in Lectora or create a new page in an existing project. Click on the down arrow next to the calendar you want to embed in Lectora. Paste Code Snippet into Lectora.

Adding Web Windows in Lectora

Trivantis

Have you ever thought about how to add additional information to your Lectora ® titles, but you’re not sure how? Select the window source from the drop-down in which you want to include within your Lectora title. Once you have selected a window source, you can embed the URL or location of where the content resides. As an example, let’s say you want to embed a Google Maps Location to show your student where your company offices are located. .

3 Ways to Link in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

Lectora is a popular tool for creating e-Learning content for exactly this reason--it provides multiple ways to solve problems. You want to link to content from your Lectora self-paced course. There are three main approaches to use in Lectora. This blog post explains some of the benefits and drawbacks of each: Using a Lectora Action. Using a Lectora Hyperlink. Using a Lectora Action. Using a Lectora action is the most common way of linking in Lectora.

Simple Steps to Insert a YouTube Video in Lectora

Integrated Learnings

In an earlier post on the Integrated Learnings: eLearning blog , Jonathan mentioned embedding a YouTube video in a Lectora course title. Within your Lectora course, go to the page where you want the video and click the Add External HTML icon. Lectora adds the following item to your page. In the upper right corner of the video’s YouTube page, you’ll see a URL line and an Embed line. Highlight and copy all the code on the Embed line. By Jay Lambert.

Yes, your Captivate Sim can drive your Lectora Course

Integrated Learnings

Autoadvance Lectora when the Learner finishes a Captivate Simulation. Frequently, we embed Adobe Captivate simulations within a Lectora eLearning course. But note that if you simply insert the Captivate simulation as a Flash swf file into Lectora without doing anything to limit the course navigation, then the learner can easily click right on through to the next page in the title. You'll do one simple step in Captivate and the other in Lectora. In Lectora.

Adding Web Windows in Lectora

Trivantis

Have you ever thought about how to add additional information to your Lectora ® titles, but you’re not sure how? Select the window source from the drop-down in which you want to include within your Lectora title. Once you have selected a window source, you can embed the URL or location of where the content resides. As an example, let’s say you want to embed a Google Maps Location to show your student where your company offices are located. .

3 Ways to Use Custom Fonts in Lectora

Trivantis

A lot of people have been asking me how to use custom fonts in Lectora® e-Learning software , so I decided that a final and ultimate guide is in order. getting the fonts into Lectora for the developer and. How do I use the font in Lectora? Exit Lectora, right-click on the TTF font file, choose Install, wait until it’s done and re-launch Lectora. You can now use it in Lectora to build your course. You will have to embed web fonts into your course.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Mike Raines & Damian Liska

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Mobile. by Lectora. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. Lectora Mobile. Forum.

5 E-learning Samples Developed in Lectora Inspire

CommLab India

When e-learning developers want to convert text-heavy courses to the e-learning format, they look to Lectora Inspire. Lectora enables you to create simple, interactive elements even if you have no knowledge of Flash. Lectora offers a user-friendly interface and addresses many course development needs. Lectora was the tool of choice because: The course dealt with complex and conceptual subject matter. The tool helped: Embed facts and procedures.

Things to Remember When Designing Courses for iPads

Origin Learning

Embed interactivity. Since a tablet is somewhere between the laptop and smartphone, you can also convert your existing eLearning content using readily available software such as Lectora Inspire, Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS etc. Uncategorized Designing Courses for iPads Embed interactivity Remember When Designing Courses for iPads Things to Remember When Designing Courses for iPads

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Integrate Your E-Learning with Google Docs

Integrated Learnings

In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to embed a survey created in Google Docs into a Lectora project. Get the embed code from Google Docs. Go to the Form(0) menu and choose Embed form on a webpage. We will be using this code in our Lectora project. Paste embed code in to External HTML object. Next, create a new page in your Lectora project. You will use this page to embed the survey. You now have integrated Lectora with Google Docs.

Storyline, Captivate, Lectora – An Evaluation Checklist of 3 Rapid Authoring Tools

CommLab India

We will now evaluate the 3 widely used rapid authoring tools – Articulate Storyline 2 , Adobe Captivate 9 , and Lectora Inspire 16 , based on the features listed by the report. Lectora Inspire 16. Can embed audio files. Can embed audio in interactions. Can embed video files. Can embed videos in interactions. Choosing a rapid e-learning authoring tool that suits your training needs completely can be quite a challenging task.

3 Benefits to Using YouTube in your E-Learning

Integrated Learnings

You do this by using YouTube's embed feature and basically cut and paste the video into your HTML code. For example, if you are using the authoring tool Lectora, you can grab the embedding code from YouTube and paste it into an external HTML object. Tags: Lectora YouTube Social Media eLearning Mashup YouTube is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you are going to get. Well, maybe that's not a good description of YouTube. It's more like the wild west of video.

Best eLearning Resources of 2014

eLearning Brothers

Lectora 12 Templates. 3 Productivity Tips for Naming Files in Lectora. How to Work With Grids and Guides in Lectora. Overview of What’s New in Lectora 12. How to Embed a PDF Viewer in Articulate Storyline. We can’t believe 2014 is coming to a close. The past year has been fantastic for eLearning Brothers, and we hope you have had a great year too!

Key Features of Compliance Learning Management System for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

SCORM enables the creation of effective training content using various authoring tools such as Lectora, Captivate, Composica, and others. The training platform delivers online courses which embed animations, style sheets, graphics, and other interactive elements. In today’s digital era, compliance training is essential for modern corporates to reduce any untoward incidents at the workplace.

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform

Docebo

Embedded Video Content: Embed videos hosted on YouTube, Vimeo and Wistia to your courses for better elearning video content. Lectora: We also added an integration with the popular learning content authoring tool, so you can create engaging courses and import your content straight into the Docebo LMS. PENS Support: With the addition of our Lectora integration, we also added support for the PENS elearning standard.

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Creativity and Innovation in Training

Trivantis

Our recent Lectora® Unscripted session on Ideas and Innovation in Training was so popular that we decided to delve a little deeper into some of the resources that Simon Birt and Lee Kitchen shared. Programs embed the right skills and behaviors, create a shared language around innovation and inspire the energy and confidence required to truly innovate. Lectora® Inspire is here for you! Using jQuery and Lectora to Customize Your e-Learning Courses: Part 1.

eLearning Course Development

Tony Karrer

They couldn't believe I wasn't using Lectora or another similar authoring product. I can easily embed Captivate movies, Flash movies, and anything else I please. And I think it'll be just as easy to find somebody with HTML and JavaScript experience compared to Lectora or other authoring tools. Lectora gives quite a bit of flexibility and acts somewhat like an HTML / JavaScript course shell. You can embed Flash interactions.

BranchTrack, Hololens, and the Scale of the Universe: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

You can use it to build branching scenarios quickly and easily, but I think the best part about the tool is all the options it gives you for delivery—you can embed it in an existing Lectora or Storyline project as an online HTML object (stored on the BranchTrack server), or you can insert it as an HTML package if it needs to be hosted on an LMS. You can embed it in a blog or website.

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Creating an eLearning Portfolio Using Your Community Content

Trivantis

One of my favorite (and lesser-known) features on the Trivantis® Community is the ability to share Lectora® courses. As a diehard developer turned Community Manager, I still get the itch to play around in Lectora, so I love it when I have an excuse to create something new. You can also embed the Trivantis Community page onto your website or blog.

6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

You can embed games into course authoring tools such as Lectora or Articulate Storyline. Bottom-Line Performance has done simulation and learning game design for table-top/live events for many years. However, our foray into digital game design has only been happening for the past three years. When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design.

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A Wrapper for Raptivity Interactions

Raptivity

Examples Example 1 I am a big Lectora fan so, let’s use Lectora to set up what it does best – SCORM packing, full navigation, base shell, and the setup for all textual content. I want Lectora to keep track of my course and user variables and work with the LMS to do bookmarking and other administrative work. Let Lectora provide the navigation only to the launching point of the scenario. Now, you can now insert an entire highly interactive scenario onto one Lectora page.

Brain Power: How to Engage Your e-Learners

Trivantis

See how other organizations got creative and used scenarios and games to get their learners engaged: Engage Your Learners with a Zombie e-Learning Scenario and Creating Serious Learning Games with Lectora—A Case Study. This reinforces what you want learners to remember and embeds it into their long-term memory. Subscribe to the Lectora® e-Learning Blog. It’s time to put on your thinking cap!

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How to Make Online Compliance Training More FUN

Trivantis

You can easily embed YouTube videos into your online training using e-Learning software like Lectora Inspire or Lectora Online. Subscribe to the Lectora e-Learning Blog today! Do the words “compliance training” make your employees shudder in horror? It doesn’t have to be that way. It’s possible to create engaging compliance training that still meets all necessary legal standards. Check out these suggestions, and then get started creating fun, engaging training!

The Top 3 Aspects of Articulate 360 You Must Know

CommLab India

Adobe Captivate and Lectora have already launched the responsive design feature. Features include: Lessons: Video, Labeled graphics, Process, Timeline, Sorting, and URL embed. Multimedia: Audio, Video, Embed, HTML code. Comparison chart to select the best tool based on your requirement: I was a little disappointed because I was expecting Articulate to add the responsive design feature in Storyline 360 like Lectora and Captivate.

Enabling Global eLearning Across Cultures and Languages

Bottom-Line Performance

Do not embed text into images; embedded text cannot be replaced easily so the whole image may need to be updated as a result. Use a rapid authoring tool such as Lectora, that offers a Import/Export feature of course text. Our eLearning Challenges blog series explores the common situations our clients face when deploying learning solutions. We use samples from real projects to help you uncover the best way to meet these challenges in your organization. This is Part 4.

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4 Authoring Tools to Convert Flash-based E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

Captivate also provides features such as Twitter widget, Tin Can API support, and also helps embed YouTube videos. Lectora Inspire. Lectora is known to be the first rapid authoring tool that supported HTML5 to deliver e-learning content on mobile devices. Lectora Inspire helps you publish your e-learning content to HTML5, AICC, and SCORM so that your learners can access the e-learning courses on desktops, iPads, or any other mobile devices.

The Best E-Learning Software Tools

ICDTranslation

Lectora Inspire. As a result, two tools stood out as having sufficient features, adequate pricing and being user-friendly – Articulate Storyline 2 and Trivantis Lectora Inspire, which were the Editors’ Choices. Trivantis Lectora Inspire. This can be the possibility to embed webpages, a rich image library, quiz creation, etc. What do you need to create a successful e-learning course? An experienced instructor, great content and the right authoring tool.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

You can create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, embed quizzes and it supports both Flash and HTML5. Lectora Inspire. Lectora enables you to automatically transform your eLearning to HTML5 for mobile delivery, and provides other publishing options including Web (HTML), mobile and tablet devices.

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Rapid eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Rapid eLearning Tools Satisfaction from the eLearningGuild Research reported Feb 2007 - Course Authoring and Rapid eLearning Tool Satisfaction See also Software Simulation Tools. Page update Mar 2008. When the above graphic was taken, it shows the overall satisfaction reported by eLearningGuild members about various tools. I was reminded of the various Brandon Hall shoot-outs.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015

eLearning 24-7

And they don’t want to embed it in the AT or upload it to YouTube or Vimeo, they want to upload it into their learning system will full tracking and maybe just maybe have video encoding to make it HD quality. Lectora. Lectora Online is solid but really not anywhere near the Inspire (desktop product) which is a real shame. Lectora needs a change, a new attitude if you will, and with a new CEO on board, I think it is going to happen. .

12 Tips to Keep E-learning Translation Costs Under Control

CommLab India

Embed self-explanatory videos without too much text and audio in e-learning courses that are to be translated. For example, Lectora is best known for its support in translating e-learning courses. E-learning translation ensures effective knowledge transfer to employees of all nationalities and regions. Translating online training into native languages boosts the impact of learning. It also avoids the scope for misinterpretation and miscommunication.

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Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

QR Codes have evolved from the original simple and plain black & white format to colorful and custom styles where you can embed your own logo and branding. The possibilities are limited to our imaginations only.More authoring programs will include support for this feature (it is already available in Lectora). THE JOURNEY: We at Learnnovators have always been excited about Quick Response (QR) Codes.

The 5 Video Features That Make an Authoring Tool Easy to Use

CommLab India

Instead, you can just manually create videos and embed them in your e-learning, quickly. Tools such as Lectora Inspire offer a stock video library with features such as videos of people speaking. Are you looking for an authoring tool that’s capable enough to accommodate your video-creating and editing requirements?

52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

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Jennifer is the Community Manager at Trivantis, the company behind the Lectora eLearning authoring tool. She brings her experience in eLearning development and instructional design to empower the Lectora community to build better eLearning. John is the Chief Technical Officer at Trivantis, the company behind the Lectora eLearning authoring tool. As an instructional designer, I’m always trying to make my eLearning courses more interesting, effective, and engaging.