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August 24, 2015

Elucidat Review: Create HTML5 eLearning Courses

The mLearning industry is rapidly growing, thanks to the rise of smartphones and tablets. This presents a problem for many eLearning pros, as many devices are not able to support Flash-based courses. However, making the switch to HTML5 course design can be quick and painless if you know which authoring tool is right for you. In this article, I’ll review the Elucidat HTML5 course authoring tool, and offer insight into its pricing, ease of use, and support services.
by Christopher Pappas
August 19, 2015

Why Articulate Storyline Is The Preferred Tool To Convert Legacy Courses Into HTML5

Smartphones and tablets are not anything new. The increasing number of companies venturing into this domain stands testimony to the fact that people have become much more technology-savvy than they were a couple of years back. Smartphones have become the preferred choice for learning on the go. Whether they are to be used as new music systems or new learning tools, smartphones are handy in their own ways. An increasing number of organizations are willing to invest in the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy to encourage learning. It is exactly at this point where it becomes important to convert Flash-based legacy courses into open-source technology, HTML5, so that they become compatible with mobile devices. Articulate Storyline is the preferred choice when it comes to converting legacy training material into HTML5 and in this article I'll show you why.
by Anand Timothy
August 10, 2015

Trivantis Lectora Online Review: Create eLearning Courses In The Cloud

Looking for an eLearning authoring tool that can keep your data safe, secure, and easily accessible in the Cloud? If so, Trivantis Lectora Online may be the all-in-one solution for you Learning and Development needs. In this article, I’ll review Trivantis Lectora Online, so that you can determine if it’s a good match for your organization avoiding all the costly trial and error.
by Christopher Pappas
July 23, 2015

The Experience API (xAPI): What You Need To Know

What if there were a simple way to store and retrieve learning records and learner experience profiles – no matter what platform you’re using? Now, there is; you may have heard of it at conferences, around your office, or in eLearning news. It’s called the Experience API (xAPI).
by Christie Wroten
June 23, 2015

Authoring Tools – Are You Up To Date?

Putting your learners needs first means using a tool that allows you to offer the most effective eLearning techniques on the platforms your learners are using. But where do you start? Keeping up to date with the latest developments and innovations is hard when you’re busy focusing on what you do best – creating great eLearning. This mini-guide will take you through the latest updates of the most popular authoring tools.
by Alan Bourne
June 8, 2015

How To Build An Agile eLearning Authoring Team

Doing more with less has been a mantra in corporate training departments for the last decade and if you’re an eLearning manager looking for new ways to develop eLearning more efficiently, read on. Likewise, the ability to create home-grown courses on a shoestring budget has an obvious appeal and certainly is a way forward for small businesses as an accompaniment to their one-to-one training. So how do organizations - large and small - ensure that training is well designed, compliant and adds value to the business?
by Li Whybrow
May 28, 2015

Mission Impossible HTML5 - The Death Of Flash

Companies now face a significant roadblock to mobile accessibility, their own courseware. For over a decade, Flash has been the preferred method of delivering rich content to users. Not anymore... About 2 years ago Flash turned out to not be fulfilling design needs anymore, so HTML5 took over. In this article we want to share some conversion tips.
by Matt Cavanaugh
May 20, 2015

How To Choose An eLearning Authoring Tool

In this article I'll share some important information on authoring tools and how you can easily choose the best eLearning authoring tool for your audience. Here are the most important things to consider before you pick your next eLearning authoring tool.
by Ashok Sharma
May 18, 2015

6 Benefits Of Using HTML5 In eLearning

HTML5 in eLearning is being touted as the wave of the future in the world of eLearning, but is it really able to stand up to the ever-popular Flash? Because it is the new standard, it’s essential for eLearning professionals to get on board and start using HTML5, in order to be able to collaborate with other pros and eLearning content developers. Businesses looking for online training deliverables will also be opting for HTML5 courses, instead of Flash, which means that they’ll inevitably be looking for eLearning professionals who are familiar with HTML5 tools. In this article, I’ll highlight 6 benefits of using HTML5, eLearning professionals should know.
by Christopher Pappas