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.

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. The troubled history of Flash.

Online multimedia content in e-learning: Flash vs. HTML5

Matrix

The last few years had witnessed a strong debate over the two technologies that make possible the embedding of multimedia content files in a web page: Flash and HTML5. Apples, aka Flash. Flash is a mature technology that runs well on all browsers, including older versions of Internet Explorer, which some businesses still use. Flash is the best — at least for now — on interactivity and video content production. Oranges, aka HTML5.

3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

Microlearning is quickly gaining a reputation as an effective way to get through to learners across all generations , learning styles and available time. Because more and more learners are doing job training on their own mobile devices, and Flash simply isn’t compatible.

How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready

Kitaboo

Create Interactivity with HTML5: Adobe’s Flash Player will become obsolete by next year, as the company has announced that it will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020. So, content creators now have to migrate to open formats such as HTML5.

Questions about Instructional Design Careers

Experiencing eLearning

A: I wouldn’t learn Flash right now. The learning curve is too steep, and within a few years I think most work will be in HTML5. Most Flash e-learning now is done with rapid tools anyway. Usually if the Flash work requires a programmer, there’s a separate team for that.

E-learning Tools: A Developer’s Review of Adobe Captivate 7

SweetRush

It cannot compete with Adobe Flash or other platforms based on programming languages. All this can be published to Flash® or to HTML5, ready for mobile use. The HTML5 conversion is yet to fully mature, which is true not just for Captivate, but for most of its competitors.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

We find Elucidat particularly strong at creating responsive online and mobile course content that’s compatible with HTML5. Why it’s a great eLearning tool: We think about the decline of Flash and the rise of HTML5 a lot at LearnUpon.

Six topics for the price of one

Jay Cross

HTML5 plays natively on laptop, pad, and phone. HTML5, why should I care? I began getting lost when CSS replaced declarations like <font size=”small” color=”red” /> HTML5 joined my list of things to learn on Walkabout. Flash is on the way out.

GAMIFICATION – PLAYING AT (NOT) LEARNING

Wonderful Brain

When gamification means achievement badges, reputation points and virtual currency, contests, Farmville, or systems for rewarding the acquisition of knowledge or skills—especially in a professional enterprise—I raise an eyebrow at the quality of employees and the (lack of) management resources that sees the need to move them to action with these techniques. The media has traditionally been Flash when built locally. Media: Video, HTML5, Flash.

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

We find Elucidat particularly strong at creating responsive online and mobile course content that’s compatible with HTML5. Why it’s great for eLearning: We think about the decline of Flash and the rise of HTML5 a lot at LearnUpon.

ARTICULATE NON EST REX – 3 REASONS HIGHER ORDER LEARNING IS BEYOND THE MOAT

Wonderful Brain

At one point I ordered up a truly engaging interactive and the developer with whom I worked finally resorted to a mash up of Flash squeezed into an Articulate shell to create the most creative piece to come out of the that shop. Plus it migrates to either Flash or HTML5. You know, less trainers, more viewers in multiple geos, But I’ll bet my reputation the conversion of ILT to this form of online instruction will be revealed as the equivalent of the emperor with no clothes.

May – June 15 Great Ones

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Reputation vs. Branding - Doc Searls Weblog , May 14, 2010. Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash - eLearning Technology , May 6, 2010. Scribd CTO: “We Are Scrapping Flash And Betting The Company On HTML5? Best of Informal Learning Flow. May 1, 2010 to June 14, 2010. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. 12 Things Good Bosses Believe - HarvardBusiness.org , May 28, 2010. What is data science? OReilly Radar , June 2, 2010.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Online Communites are Changing my World - Daretoshare , June 26, 2010 Should online communities have a better reputation? Flash (59). What I Would Like to Say About HTML5 and Flash , June 26, 2010. Learning Flash , June 23, 2010. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.

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