eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons

Upside Learning

Mozilla’s Firefox is a preferred web browser for many. What makes Firefox different from other browsers is it being open source and highly customizable using Firefox add-ons. IE tabs – This allows developers to check how HTML page would look in IE, without leaving Firefox.

6 Tools for Designers to Create Truly Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

In fact, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities states that access to information and communications technologies is a basic human right. The good news is that there are some very effective tools for designers to create digital accessibility.

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HTML5 for Mobile Learning Development: The Top Four Reasons for Choosing HTML5 as an Authoring Tool

G-Cube

A survey on the most preferred tool for mobile app development revealed that, HTML5 was the technology of choice for the majority that is 41% of the users. HTML5 is one of the main tools used by eLearning professionals, one of the major reasons is its versatility and flexibility.

Basic tools for e-learning students

eFront

In the previous posts in this mini-series we investigated the necessary tools, services and software you’ll need to setup your own e-learning solution, as well as the required software needed to create and manage your courses. Best practices Opinion Tools

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Tools for Effective Content Development

Your Training Edge

So, without further ado, here is a list of tools that you can use for effective content development: 1. is a free tool to create infographics that is very simple to use, but allows nevertheless to achieve very worthy results. Canva is a relatively recent online design tool.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | January 17, 2019

Mike Taylor

Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany. Tools & Resources. tools] Extension Rank – the best extensions for Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera and Safari browsers. tools] Invoicely – free online invoicing.

Content creation tools for e-learning

eFront

In the previous post in this mini-series we investigated the various LMS deployment options (cloud, hosted, self-hosted) as well as the necessary tools, services and software you’ll need to setup your own e-learning solution.

How to Pick the Best Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-Learning Courses

CommLab India

A legacy e-learning course refers to an online course developed using Flash, Dreamweaver, XML/HTML, JavaScript or earlier versions of rapid authoring tools. These tools are dated and cannot meet today’s high technological standards. Learning Technology Authoring Tools

100 More Tools for Learning

Mike Taylor

Give ordinary people the right tools, and they will design and build the most extraordinary things. In the course of reading and curating my weekly newsletter , I discover lots of new tools and apps. Last week I shared my top 3 favorite tools from 2019. Firefox Send.

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | March 22, 2019

Mike Taylor

Here is a shot of the best things of the week from learning, design and technology. For a counter view, from Carol Dweck ( @mindsetworks ) herself, see “ Growth mindset is on a firm foundation, but we’re still building the house” Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox coming to Symbian, Windows Mobile and Linux

Mark Oehlert

Once/if/when WiMax or something like it hits, then bandwidth becomes ubiquitous and always available - that seems to be a perfect storm to combine with enhanced browser capabilities.anybody have any other technology (besides batteries) that will be more important to the mobile learning experience than the browser?

My Top Ten Tools for 2009

Learning Visions

Cammy's Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures. Firefox My browser of choice. But I like to use it as a simple wireframe tool. Check out all the other top ten lists from learning professionals at Jane Hart's Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies. Tags: tools jane hart Google Reader It's how I stay informed on the latest blog posts and news.

Top Ten Tools

Jay Cross

In addition to implementing social learning systems for universities and corporations, she leads workshops on social learning and somehow finds time to maintain the most useful learning site on the net, the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies. Among other things, the Center maintains a list of the Top 100 Tools for Learning. Two years back, the most popular tools were Firefox, Delicious, Google Search, Skype, and PowerPoint. Tags: Tools

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for 2009

Learning Visions

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 My Top Ten Tools for 2009 Cammys Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures. Firefox My browser of choice. But I like to use it as a simple wireframe tool. Check out all the other top ten lists from learning professionals at Jane Harts Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies. Posted by Cammy Bean at 12:57 PM Labels: jane hart , tools 8comments: Sue Taylor said.

7 Tips to Choose the Best Rapid Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

With mobile devices ceasing to support Flash-based training materials, the demand for Flash to HTML5 conversion tools has gone up. So, choosing the right authoring tool will be your best bet to make your courses HTML5 compatible. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

What is a web server?

QuoDeck

The client may be a web browser client like (Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Microsoft Edge or Apple’s Safari) or it can be an Api development and testing programs like (SoapUI, Katalon studio or Postman). Some of the popular and most widely used web server tools are Nginx, Apache and Microsoft IIS. e-Learning Q & A QuoDeck Tech Queries Learning management systems learning technology Technology TechSolution

Great Comments on Browser Post and New Horrifying IE8 Tales!

Mark Oehlert

I mean really folks, we are talking about the single most foundational and fundamental piece of technology that we use on a daily basis. I'll go back to my original question though, is anyone doing any ROI to see what the opportunity cost is here in NOT switching to say Firefox.

My Professional Learner’s Toolkit

Clark Quinn

It’s a different cut through the top 10 tools. Of course, I keep Chrome and Firefox around for when something doesn’t work (e.g. A number of news and curation tools : I use Google News and the ABC (Oz, not US) in my browser, and the BBC and News apps on my iDevices.

Principles and Tools from “Modern Accessibility Techniques,” Hiram Kuykendall’s AAUG Presentation

The Learning Dispatch

In addition to his work for Microassist, Hiram is a board member for Knowbility , a non-profit whose mission is promoting equal access to information technology for people with disabilities. Helpful accessibility testing tools.

Why Do We Ignore the Most Important Tools We Use?

Mark Oehlert

So I was reading about new developments on the browser front, Firefox 4 is under heavy development , Opera 10.63 We also now have syncing in Chrome and Firefox. Possibly the most ubiquitous piece of technology any of us online use.

Articulate Rise – Got questions? We got answers!

B Online Learning

Rise courses use the latest web technologies. Chrome gives the best authoring experience on both PCs and Macs, but you can also use Firefox and Edge. Firefox. Firefox. Articulate authoring tools design elearning eLearning course design elearning development rapid authoring toolsI love Articulate Rise. I’ve made no secret about it around the office.

Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5

G-Cube

Firefox will most-probably support it in future and Internet Explorer 9.0 HTML5 vs Flash is like Apples vs Oranges Performance Support Tools – Holding Our Hand Through Change? e-Learning Tools & Technologies Flash HTML5

How Can Adobe BrowserLab Help in eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

At present, Adobe BrowserLab tests for a limited combination of browsers and operating systems: Firefox 2.X Tags: Learning Technology eLearning Development Adobe BrowserLab Cross-browser Compatibility Technology

How Can Adobe BrowserLab Help in eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

At present, Adobe BrowserLab tests for a limited combination of browsers and operating systems: Firefox 2.X Tags: Learning Technology eLearning Development Adobe BrowserLab Cross-browser Compatibility Testing

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « video jug test | Main | "The Book of Learning and Forgetting" » June 14, 2007 Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D) Thanks to Stephen for finding this great rundown on the semantic world. From the site: "Semantic technologies include software standards and methodologies thatare aimed at providing more explicit meaning for the information thatsat our disposal.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

» February 11, 2008 "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) ( story link ) Now this is what I call an *LMS (lecture management system).

Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Cross Platform / Browser Compatibility – Every browser has its own rendering mechanism so an application developed for iPad Safari is not guaranteed to work well in other browsers like IE, Firefox or Chrome.

Is MOODLE Compatible with Section 508?

CommLab India

MOODLE adheres to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), Authoring Tools Accessibility Guidelines (ATAG), and the guidelines to develop Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA). It also supports Non-visual Desktop Access (NDVA) screen reader software for Mozilla Firefox.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Not surprisingly, there is a plethora of rapid authoring tools available today that do this. There are many more tools and they all do what you want them to do, but as Judy Unrein puts it in her blog post “ Publishes to HTML5?

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A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Now technology has completely changed the approach.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. All the big browsers are supporting it i.e. Safari, Chrome, Microsoft IE9, Opera and soon FireFox (at time of writing, not yet). You can build courses in HTML5, as you would in Flash — thus as rapid e-learning authoring tools see this as common place, they will need to adapt, thus enabling HTML5 files to be inserted. Firefox 4.0

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. All the big browsers are supporting it i.e. Safari, Chrome, Microsoft IE9, Opera and soon FireFox (at time of writing, not yet). You can build courses in HTML5, as you would in Flash — thus as rapid e-learning authoring tools see this as common place, they will need to adapt, thus enabling HTML5 files to be inserted. Firefox 4.0

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 5: Presenter

CommLab India

This Articulate 360 element is made up of three tools viz. Presenter 360 allows you to convert PPT files into good technology-enabled learning materials , thanks to the following features: A simple, user-friendly interface that can be mastered in no time.

Apple missing the small picture

Clark Quinn

I hardly miss it on my browser (I have a Firefox extension that blocks it unless I explicitly open them, and I rarely use it; and I browse a lot )! There will be situations where navigable content isn’t enough, and a company will want to provide interactivity, whether it’s a dynamic user order configuration tool, a diagnostic tool, or a learning simulation. Tags: mobile strategy technology

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "A Technology Flip Test: Introducing Channels in a World of Platforms" (Andrew McAfee)

Mark Oehlert

"So heres the flip test: imagine that current corporate collaboration and communication technologies were exclusively E2.0 platforms -- blogs, wikis, etc. -- and all of a sudden a crop ofnew channel technologies -- email, instant messaging, text messaging-- became available. How, in the flip-test universe,would the new channel technologies be received?"