Lectora Resource Roundup

Integrated Learnings

We use Lectora a good bit for eLearning development. If you're working with Lectora and need some assistance, here’s a list of helpful resources available online. Official Resources from Trivantis. Lectora University : Trivantis’s own collection of helpful resources including recordings of all past “Inspiration Wednesdays” webinars and downloadable course examples. 50 Time-Saving Tips for Lectora Development. A Few Lectora Tips. By Joseph Suarez.

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Snap! by Lectora Review

Integrated Learnings

Recently Trivantis, makers of the eLearning development program Lectora, announced the release of Snap! by Lectora. Trivantis' marketing team has put together this chart. Far and away the biggest advantage to Snap by Lectora is the extremely low price of $99. The ability to natively record slide-by-slide video annotations is a feature currently only supported in Snap. Exporting to Lectora and Lectora Online. By Joseph Suarez.

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Lectora Inspire 12.1 Review by Rick Zanotti

Trivantis

While many vendors rush to create mobile applications, Lectora® has quietly led the way with a foundation built around what would emerge as mobile. While many vendors struggle to shed their “Flash” skins and claim open-ness, Lectora quietly embraced “open” from the get-go. Lectora was designed to be flexible, and in essence, was an HTML and HTML5 code generator. In Lectora® Inspire 12.1, Lectora improves upon the PowerPoint experience and goes way beyond in many ways.

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Free Download: Lectora Puzzle Interaction

Trivantis

Instead of presenting introductory information (text, a graph, or photo) on a plain course slide, try this idea in the Trivantis Community. Add these drag and drop puzzle interactions to your Lectora® eLearning course, and turn new content into an engaging puzzle! Download the Photoshop template files in the Trivantis Community to create single-drop and multi-drop puzzles with your own images in your eLearning course today!

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How to Insert Storyline 2 Content Into Lectora

Trivantis

Today’s blog post is an excerpt from the free Trivantis® eBook, An Articulate® Storyline® User’s Guide to Lectora® : While developing an eLearning course, you may find that wrapping Storyline 2 in Lectora can help bring together the functionalities of both tools. The following instructions explain how to insert Storyline 2 content into Lectora. From the Edit item drop-down list, select Base >> Slide Background, 
and make it 100% transparent.

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Lectora Inspire 12.1 Review by Rick Zanotti

Trivantis

While many vendors rush to create mobile applications, Lectora® has quietly led the way with a foundation built around what would emerge as mobile. While many vendors struggle to shed their “Flash” skins and claim open-ness, Lectora quietly embraced “open” from the get-go. Lectora was designed to be flexible, and in essence, was an HTML and HTML5 code generator. In Lectora® Inspire 12.1, Lectora improves upon the PowerPoint experience and goes way beyond in many ways.

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Electrify Our Templates With Pantone’s Color of the Year

eLearning Brothers

The template I’m choosing is the Shamrock Style Ripple Scenario—available for Articulate Storyline , Adobe Captivate , and Lectora by Trivantis. You’ll see that there are four slides in the package. Double-click the first slide to open to slide view. Switch to the other 3 slides (Format painter should still be active) and click on the colored circles to transform them. It may take a few minutes to propagate the changes through all four slides).

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The Responsive Course Design Storyboard Kit

eLearning Brothers

As you may or may not know, Lectora Online has recently released with a new Responsive Course Design feature built in. This feature will be coming to the next release of Lectora Inspire, as well. This feature allows you create Lectora titles that will automatically adjust their layouts based on the screen size and orientation of the device they’re displaying on. That’s where this free Responsive Course Design Storyboard Kit from Trivantis comes into play.

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LUC 2016 Workshop Recap: Sneaky Tricks to Quicken QA, Facilitate Feedback, and Create an Elegant UX

Trivantis

In one of the hands-on workshops at the 2016 Lectora® User Conference, John Mortenson, Manager of Online Learning for The Fresh Market, demonstrated the bright idea of using sneaky tricks while developing in Lectora to quicken your quality control process, facilitate feedback, and create an elegant user experience. Instead, you can create a navigational stipulation using a predefined variable that’s built into Lectora. Fantastic Lectora workshop, John!

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2018’s Hottest eLearning Styles Hit the Catwalk

eLearning Brothers

Shake off those winter blues and slide into Shamrock, Flat Blue, or New Stone 2.0—now Plus, we just launched Shamrock and Flat Blue for Trivantis Lectora , with more coming soon. Spring styles have hit the eLearning Brothers Template Library and they are looking FRESH. now available for Adobe Captivate AND Articulate Storyline. We’re all about inclusive styles for all eLearning tools here! New Stone 2.0 Style Template.

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Review of Snap by Lectora and how it stacks up against Articulate

Unicorn Training

What is itSnap by Lectora is a new rapid eLearning development tool created by Trivantis (creators of Lectora).With Simply create slides in PowerPoint as you normally would and add text and images where required.Snap InterfaceOnce installed Snap appears as a new ribbon within PowerPoint.Animation / transition SupportLike Articulate, when you publish a Snap course from PowerPoint, the project is converted to Flash.

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The Best of e-Learning in March 2015

Trivantis

Tip: Lectora Extensions with Custom JavaScript (You Can Do It!). Lectora® user Becky Goldberg explains how to use custom JavaScript in Lectora in this Learning Solutions Magazine article. Welcome Reception at the 2015 Lectora User Conference. Lectora Tip: Do You Need to Make Background Changes? Instructional Designer Jennifer Valley shares a how-to for making background changes in Lectora. Grouping Objects in Lectora.

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Review of Snap! 1.1 Update

E-learning Uncovered

About three months ago, Trivantis released Snap! by Lectora – a PowerPoint authoring tool à la Articulate. Keeping Up” features : Add FLV video, branch using the player’s Next/Back buttons, hide slides in the navigation panel, disable navigation on individual slides, and customize/translate text labels. This last feature is something that Lectora has done. Full list of features as presented by Trivantis. Have more than one swf per slide.

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Everything you wanted to know about the awesome eLearning Brothers Tools, but were afraid to ask.

Trivantis

Live chat Liz here, with answers to your most commonly-asked questions about the eLearning Brothers Awesomeness built inside Lectora® Inspire! Since the release of Lectora Inspire 12.1, The eLearning Brothers Lectora Template Library, Cutout People, and Interaction Builder are all integrated into Inspire. You can find the login screen in Lectora in the Lectora Tools menu, located in the sliding library menu on the right. But I’m a Lectora Publisher user.

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Review of Snap! 1.1 Update

E-learning Uncovered

About three months ago, Trivantis released Snap! by Lectora – a PowerPoint authoring tool à la Articulate. Keeping Up” features : Add FLV video, branch using the player’s Next/Back buttons, hide slides in the navigation panel, disable navigation on individual slides, and customize/translate text labels. This last feature is something that Lectora has done. Full list of features as presented by Trivantis. Have more than one.swf per slide.

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First Impressions: Snap! vs. Articulate

E-learning Uncovered

This morning, Trivantis announced the launch of their new product, Snap! by Lectora , a PowerPoint plug-in authoring tool similar to Articulate. information based solely on a presentation given by Trivantis at their user conference. (I Control placement of swfs on a slide (size, placement, more than one). Go back and tweak animations without re-syncing the whole slide. Uncategorized announcements articulate lectora reviews snap!

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A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

A leader, at least in the early 2000s, Lectora is no longer part of Trivantis, because Trivantis the company was sold to eLearning Brothers (where Lectora now sits). eLearning Brothers acquired Trivantis .

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Preparing Adobe Captivate Content for an LMS

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Over the next few weeks, I'm going to show you the LMS setup process in the top eLearning development tools (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, and Trivantis Lectora). A project does not have to contain a conventional scoring quiz (with question slides). Instead, you can set interactive objects (such as buttons or click boxes) to report a value/score to the LMS, much like you can by assigning a point value to a question slide.

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6 Steps to Choosing the Best eLearning Authoring Tool

Trivantis

by Lectora ® that offers an affordable entry into the eLearning world. For instance, if you do choose an eLearning authoring tool that is more advanced and gives you the chance to create fully interactive eLearning materials that are dynamic and engaging, is this really going to benefit your audience, or would they probably get more out of a simple and straightforward slide show-based eLearning course?

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52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

eLearningArt

Having content pushed on us in the form of bullets and slides is clicking boring. Instead of designing by focusing on content (let alone PowerPoint slides) as is so common, we produce engaging e-learning by focusing on the learning experience first and foremost. Jennifer is the Community Manager at Trivantis, the company behind the Lectora eLearning authoring tool. Check out the Trivantis community here. Don’t just start loading content onto slides.

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The Best Approaches to E-Learning Localization  

ICDTranslation

Knowing the languages that you will use for your course, will allow your designer team to envisage sufficient space in each slide to accommodate any expansion of the text. There are several such authoring tools on the market that include Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline , Articulate Rise, iSpring, Trivantis Lectora and a few others. Successful localization of e-learning courses is critical for their realization on the market regardless of the purpose of their creation.

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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.

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LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools

WBT Systems

PowerPoint Slide Presentations. Some of the most popular are Adobe Captivate , Articulate Storyline , and Trivantis Lectora. Before getting started with using eLearning tools for your education or certification programs, it is important to know the difference between the different tools used to create, develop, and deliver eLearning content.

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Top Tech-Based Ways to Train a Distributed Workforce

The Learning Dispatch

Advantages : These services are of good quality and most will allow you to share your screen so you can present PowerPoint slides or demonstrations directly from your computer. These are usually created with programs like Trivantis Lectora , Adobe Captivate , or Articulate Storyline. One of the enduring challenges in the learning and development world is how to disseminate training classes to the largest audience in the least amount of time.

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Top Tech-Based Ways to Train a Distributed Workforce

The Learning Dispatch

Advantages : These services are of good quality and most will allow you to share your screen so you can present PowerPoint slides or demonstrations directly from your computer. These are usually created with programs like Trivantis Lectora , Adobe Captivate , or Articulate Storyline. One of the enduring challenges in the learning and development world is disseminating training classes to the largest audience in the least amount of time.

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DevLearn 2011 – Notes from One ID Challenge and HTML5 Authoring Tool Review

E-learning Uncovered

While there is no one tool on the market yet that does even 90% of the most common things we need an authoring tool to do AND publishes to HTML5, major authoring tools that deserve your consideration include SumTotal ToolBook and Trivantis Lectora (in the super-powerful camp) and Rapid Intake’s mLearning Studio, dominKnow Claro, and Luminosity Studio (in the quick-and-templated camp).

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DevLearn 2011 – Notes from My Presentations

E-learning Uncovered

While there is no one tool on the market yet that does even 90% of the most common things we need an authoring tool to do AND publishes to HTML5, major authoring tools that deserve your consideration include SumTotal ToolBook and Trivantis Lectora (in the super-powerful camp) and Rapid Intake’s mLearning Studio, dominKnow Claro, and Luminosity Studio (in the quick-and-templated camp).

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