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Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

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An alarming rate of “get the content up now, ASAP&# regardless of what it looks like, instructional design is typically tossed out the window, especially when the ID, CD or whomever is tasked to create is handed a stream of documents in Word or PPT or some other form. Trainers handed the task of building courses and incorporate the builds as an extension of ILT – i.e. linear. PENS was created in 2005 by AICC as a new interoperability standard.

2014 Authoring Tools – State of Affairs

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According to several web sites, green represents nature and fertility. Use of PowerPoint in ILT and now those folks are moving over to WBT. Use of PowerPoint in rapid content authoring tools – this has been a big irritant of mine, since the days when PPT first made its appearance in rapid content authoring tools. Some vendors use chapter-page approach with PPT, but there are plenty who do not (why?). Even with just content only – like PPT or video files.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

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Innovation abounded and the push to focus on the “PPT to Flash&# angle continued to shine. LMS, web, CD, etc., iTunes, iTunes University, Facebook, MySpace, CD, web server & more. Import and convert PPT to the web, add rich media. can capture video from web cam. Same thing with PENS i.e. a SCORM LMS that does not support PENS will not work with a PENS content authoring tool.