Latest rankings for the top authoring tools. These rankings will be updated in July and then the final list in December, which will feature the top 25.
Okay, the first day of ASTD TK13 has wrapped up – at least from the expo side of the house.
Knoodle pitches itself as a social learning platform, but I didn’t see it that way. Rather, I found it to be a challenging and somewhat disappointing product, which is a shame really. A real shame, indeed.
The world will not end of 12-21-2012, but for many e-learning vendors they are acting as though it was. They are holding back on making decisions that will only benefit their market share.
Too many authoring tool vendors are forgetting that you are the customer and not them. They ignore Mac OS, Windows 8, support and trials. They ignore the fact that people want to know pricing up front. They still believe it is 2000 and you will want to chat. Guess what? They are wrong.
When you think of course authoring tools the biggest names come to mind – Articulate, Captive and Lectora. But just because they are well known doesn’t mean that they don’t have faults.
Rapid Course Authoring Tools have grown in the past few years, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t products for the developers. They just have to dig deeper. The problem is that some tools are trying to hit both markets and guess what, they are failing.
Articulate Storyline is a robust, feature rich product that is the first blockbuster this summer. It is a must have in any e-learning developer’s arsenal and a must for anyone who is ready to take courses to the next level.
Read the latest trends including ILT folks finally admitting that online is the way to go (albeit grudgingly), a new sub-genre has arrived and a trend that is coming into focus.
The ASTD International Trade Show Expo wrapped up this week, and it had everything. From very cool products to higher interest in e-learning to great lead gen for vendors. However, it also struck out in numerous ways.