Using Data to Make eLearning Effective

If you’ve ever developed an elearning course, you’ve most likely used an off-the-shelf authoring software tool such as Articulate Storyline or Adobe Captivate. You were also likely to have set the reporting settings to reflect the final quiz score or “slides viewed” and call it a day. In other words, the scoring and reporting you used … Continue reading “Using Data to Make eLearning Effective”

No LMS, No Problem: How to Save Learning Data Outside of LMS

Most learning experience designers put a lot of thinking into developing elearning products, but receive very little feedback on how the learners are using the products and whether the training meets the learning objectives. Yet, most would love to have an option to learn about the learners’ behavior in the courses, the way learners interact … Continue reading “No LMS, No Problem: How to Save Learning Data Outside of LMS”

Custom Progress Bar in Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate

If you’ve ever created a learning course in Articulate Storyline or Adobe Captivate, you have most certainly seen (and probably used) a progress bar that appears below the slide by default in both of these authoring tools. Unfortunately, this default progress bar does not always meet the unique needs of the particular elearning project, and … Continue reading “Custom Progress Bar in Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate”

Free Webinar: Building Better eLearning Courses with Cluelabs Widgets

Reserve your seat for a free webinar: Building Better eLearning Courses with Cluelabs Widgets. All learning and development professionals involved in producing elearning for adult learners are welcome to attend this free webinar. We will discuss how you can extend standard authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline and/or Adobe Captivate with Cluelabs elearning widgets to … Continue reading “Free Webinar: Building Better eLearning Courses with Cluelabs Widgets”

Custom eLearning Course Development Tips: Making Training Interactive

As an Instructional Designer or Elearning Experience Developer who is involved in custom elearning course development, how do you ensure your courses provide the desired learning outcomes? When elearning dvelopers get it right, learners receive many benefits from the learning experience. For example, they retain the knowledge from the course at a significantly higher rate, … Continue reading “Custom eLearning Course Development Tips: Making Training Interactive”

Storyline vs. Captivate: Features of Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate Compared Side-by-Side

This is the first article in the series where we will be comparing Articulate Storyline 360 and Adobe Captivate 2019. We have been asked the question “Storyline vs. Captivate: which one should I go with?” many times, so we decided to do a thorough review of both tools to help our readers select the eLearning … Continue reading “Storyline vs. Captivate: Features of Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate Compared Side-by-Side”

Leaderboard in Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate

In this article we will explain to you can use a leaderboard widget in your Articulate Storyline or Adobe Captivate learning module. There are many reasons for an instructional designer to include a leaderboard in the learning module. Incorporating a leaderboard in your training allows to create a friendly competition, identify top performers, keep a … Continue reading “Leaderboard in Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate”

eLearning Challenge: Text Variables, Location, Leaderboard in an Articulate Storyline eLearning Course

The #ELHchallenge eLearning challenges hosted by Articulate eLearning Heroes provide an excellent way for the eLearning community members to learn from each other and continuously develop their professional skills. Many top eLearning Experience Designers have showcased their work at least once on eLearning Heroes. We, too, have participated in quite a few of the challenges … Continue reading “eLearning Challenge: Text Variables, Location, Leaderboard in an Articulate Storyline eLearning Course”

New Must-Have Tools for eLearning Developers

Cloud computing and cloud-based services have revolutionized they way we do business. This is true across the board and in all industries. The industry of educational technology has not been immune to this trend. With the introduction of cloud-based services such as Articulate Rise, for example, eLearning developers and learning experience designers have been enjoying … Continue reading “New Must-Have Tools for eLearning Developers”

What to Expect When You Get Your Learning Modules from a Leader in eLearning Innovation

It is widely known that the eLearning industry has been quite hot in the recent years with more and more companies realizing the advantages an eLearning module can offer as compared to a classroom training session. And while some training industry agents claim that eLearning modules can be less effective, the actual effectiveness of the … Continue reading “What to Expect When You Get Your Learning Modules from a Leader in eLearning Innovation”