Top Instructional Design Tips

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/top-instructional-design-tips/ At a recent workshop I was asked to put together a post with some of my top instructional design tips. So here it is. Of course, over the past 8 years most of the posts are littered with various tips related to instructional design. If there’s a single best tip…

The Top 10 Articulate Storyline Games of the Year

From eLearning Brothers by Brother Sean URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/top-10-articulate-storyline-games-year/ Articulate Storyline games are a huge part of our Template Library subscription. We’ve been crunching the numbers and found that over the past year, ten game templates in particular were being downloaded more than the other Storyline games. These are our golden geese, our magic beans, our good luck charms, and…

Here’s One Way E-Learning Characters Add Value to Your Courses

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/ When designing the visuals for an elearning course there are only so many things that fit on the screen and one of the most important of those things is a character. Here’s why. E-Learning Characters Initiate Engagement Adding the right image initiates engagement because it draws the learner’s attention,…

3 Super Easy Ways to Build E-Learning Templates

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/3-super-easy-ways-to-build-e-learning-templates/ We all work at the speed of business which means that we have to find tips and tricks that save time. In today’s post I’ll show three easy ways to create templates for your elearning courses. 30 Second E-Learning Templates I’ve featured this technique before in the post on…

4 Handy Articulate Storyline Interactions

From eLearning Brothers by Brother Sean URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/articulate-storyline-interactions/ Articulate Storyline is dynamic and highly adaptable. Take advantage of this great program and plug in our interaction templates to really spice up your eLearning. We have a myriad of interaction templates to give your course that extra something it needs to stand out. Drag and Drop Process…

6 Things You Can Do to Build Your E-Learning Skills

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/6-things-you-can-do-to-build-your-e-learning-skills/ When I look back at my early work, I’m surprised I’ve lasted this long. A lot of the courses I built years ago just weren’t very good. But that’s okay. I may not have built good courses to start, but I did do some things in the early years…

Locking Down a Slide in Storyline

From eLearning Brothers by Brother Thomas URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/lock-slide-storyline/ Have you ever needed to lock down a slide so the learner couldn’t move forward until they completed the activity? This tutorial will help you do just that! It is intended for Articulate Storyline 1 or 2, but the concepts can be applied to any authoring tool. I…

E-Learning Tidbits: Free Stock Photos & Award Winners

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/e-learning-tidbits-free-stock-photos-award-winners For many of you, this is like the start of a new year. The summer’s gone, kids are starting school, and it’s back to building some elearning courses. I’ll keep this post quick so you can get back to the work at hand. More Free Stock Photos I just noticed…

Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/over-30-free-powerpoint-e-learning-templates/ Things tend to slow down in the summer. A lot of people are on vacation and not a lot of work is being done. It’s also a time to prep for a new school year. Why not make it a time to prep for a new work year as you…

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

From eLearning Industry by Anand Timothy URL: http://elearningindustry.com/articulate-storyline-preferred-tool-convert-legacy-courses-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…