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Responsive eLearning – Articulate Storyline 360 Vs Articulate Rise with Sample eLearning Course

Articulate Rise Vs Articulate Storyline 360 with Sample eLearning Course - Responsive eLearning

Responsive eLearning design” is the need of the hour for multi-device eLearning. It is the best approach to deliver the eLearning content that adapts and responds to all devices providing optimal mobile learning experience with its HTML5 output. Authoring tools such as Elucidat, Adobe Captivate 9, Articulate Storyline 360 and Articulate Rise can make the eLearning development job even easier without any coding knowledge.

With the wide range of available options in responsive authoring tools, it is very important for an eLearning developer to pick the right tool that fits the requirements appropriately in a more cost-effective manner. In this blog, we will help you decide the best tool that fits your responsive eLearning requirement while comparing Articulate Storyline 360 Vs Articulate Rise with the help of a sample course.

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Elearning Design: How to Choose the Right Graphics for eLearning?

Graphics in eLearning

Why Use Graphics in eLearning?

Well, as the saying goes the picture is worth a thousand words, choosing the relevant graphic/visual in eLearning matters. Choosing is not enough, you have to execute it properly to reinforce learner’s understanding and ensure its learning value. Many studies suggest that well-designed graphics in the learning process:

  • Minimize the cognitive load
  • Build mental models and
  • Support motivation

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What is the Rationale of using eLearning in Business Application Training?

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Business Application Training is one of the very important corporate training programs in organizations. It helps organizations to improve their business efficiency by enhancing individual workforce skills.

Business Application Training is a wider concept which includes every learning need that has influence on organizational brand and future business prospects. In this blog, I will be covering three learning needs which are common for broader spectrum of industries. We will also discuss rationale of corresponding preferred learning solutions.

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Elearning for All Devices – Free Articulate Rise Responsive eLearning Sample Course

Articulate Rise Free Sample_Effective Email Writing

In this multi-device world, no one wants to spend hours on lengthy eLearning courses sticking to desktops. And this throws a challenge for eLearning developers to design responsive eLearning that is compatible with every device. And this is where Articulate Rise by Articulate comes into play. Wondering what Articulate Rise is capable of? Check out our Responsive eLearning course sample on “Effective Email Writing” which has been created using Articulate Rise at the end of this blog.

Now let’s have a brief look at the key features of Articulate Rise for a better understanding.

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Instructional Design Tips to Create eLearning to Train Corporate Millennial Workforce

Millennial-Employees_Swift Elearning

“Modern Instructional Design can address the millennial learning needs and help you create an effective eLearning.” In this blog, we will discuss the modern digital learning needs along with the corresponding instructional design tips to create learner-centered corporate eLearning.

But What is the Need?

Retaining talents is one of the biggest challenges in the corporate world. Despite every effort, corporates now have a hard time to retain employees and achieve their strategic business goals. Read more

Incorporating Infographics in eLearning

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As instructional designers, we aim to design eLearning courses such that it reduces cognitive overload and gives a sense of accomplishment to the learner.

But what is the secret sauce to create effective eLearning courses?

Declutter the screen with irrelevant images, graphics and heavy on-screen text. And your 50% job is done. Yes, it’s just that. Whether it is custom eLearning, rapid eLearning, mobile learning or even microlearning; Relevancy is the key. And incorporating infographics in eLearning can take your eLearning courses to the next level. In this blog, we will highlight the relevancy of infographics in eLearning. Read more

Multi-Device Elearning: Responsive eLearning Design or Adaptive – What’s the Best Choice?

Responsive Vs Adaptive

With the rise of mobile devices and varied screen sizes, Responsive eLearning has become quite essential to create multi-device eLearning or mobile learning. It enables learners to access the eLearning courses from their preferred devices. As eLearning designers, we need to develop eLearning content such that it works swiftly and smoothly on every device. Before you could design mobile learning effectively, it is essential to understand the responsive as well as adaptive design principles. In our previous blog, we have discussed, “Why Responsive eLearning Design is a Must-Have for Online Training Content?” In this blog, we will discuss responsive eLearning design while comparing it with the Adaptive eLearning Design.

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Is Elucidat Analytics a Replacement to Traditional LMS?

Elucidat Analytics

Elucidat is a cloud-based eLearning Authoring Tool which provides responsive eLearning courses faster and easier. Elucidat makes eLearning development smooth and easy through its pre-built functionalities that are readily available for us to use. Elucidat Analytics is one of such functionalities that has been recently introduced.

Analytics in general are quite essential to track learner progress and calculate eLearning ROI no matter what the eLearning format is – custom eLearning, rapid eLearning, mobile learning, microlearning and blended learning solutions.

Elucidat Analytics:

Elucidat analytics allows you to track data about your learner’s interaction with the course. For example, when your project is being accessed, through which devices they are being accessed and for how much time a learner is spending on a course.

The best part of the analytics feature is, we can easily track whether the learner has passed or failed in an assessment. This helps us in designing better assessments for the learners.

Getting started with Elucidat Analytics:

  1. Create a course with an assessment in it
  2. Release the course using any of these options – “online publish” or “SCORM package for learning Management system”
  3. Share the course through the URL link or by asking learners to get registered on the LMS.
  4. Once the learner starts viewing the course, Elucidat Analytics will automatically start collecting the data.

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Augmented Reality – A New Dawn of Possibilities in Online Training / eLearning

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality – sounds like high-tech si-fi phenomenon.  Isn’t it?

Every new invention takes its place in our daily lives giving us a similar experience.  In the beginning, it astonishes and makes us a passive observant. But as time passes, we start sensing its obvious presence in our environment.  Once we adapt to it, in no time we tend to grow curious to figure out its capabilities and take advantage of them in making our lives better and easier. Augmented Reality is one of the finest examples of such inventions. In this blog, we will discuss the possibilities of Augmented Reality in digital learning – eLearning Industry as well as Learning and Development field. Read more

Elucidat Review: Is Elucidat the Right Authoring Tool for Developing Responsive eLearning Courses?

Elucidat eLearning Authoring Tool

The Elucidat is a simpler and faster cloud-based eLearning authoring tool that can help you deliver high quality responsive eLearning courses – 50% faster. Elucidat makes eLearning development incredibly easy for the developers with a little or no training required.

Given the technical constraints, creating HTML5 multi-device / mobile learning has never been so easy. Elucidat cuts out unwanted steps in the eLearning development process and helps in creating highly engaging eLearning in shorter timelines. In this blog, we will discuss the key benefits of Elucidat while highlighting relevant interactions to create responsive eLearning. Read more