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choosing an eLearning authoring tool in 2020

eLearning software is an ever-changing beast. Evolving technologies, new buzz words, and an endless list of acronyms are just a few sources of confusion. Here are a few simple points to…

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top tips for building a professional learning network

Imagine a world limited by a lack of information, where you’re unable to find out the answers to your burning questions or stopped from sharing your own expertise…

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why social learning is taking online training to the next level

Social learning is a theory which is slowly becoming known in the mainstream training industry as a key element within which we learn…

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improving efficiency and consistency across your elearning creation teams

If you’re creating an e-Learning or digital learning course with an authoring team larger than one, you’re likely to hit various unexpected hurdles that impact productivity and affect…

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measuring training progress online

An eLearning course is only as good as the results it produces. If users aren’t gaining anything from it, there’s a lot of hard work gone to waste…

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what is the difference between an LMS and an authoring tool?

Learning Management Systems (LMS), Virtual Learning Environments (VLE), authoring tools, content platforms…. At first glance, these different pieces of eLearning software can put you…

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3 learning theories to consider when creating eLearning

If you want to deliver a successful and engaging eLearning course, you need to keep in mind how users learn. Understanding the process in which people absorb information and retain…

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what is SCORM?

SCORM is the industry-recognised framework for education technology. Short for Shareable Content Object Reference Model, we can understand why you’d be confused! SCORM provides…

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desktop and cloud-based authoring tools
– which is best?

Authoring tools come in all shapes and sizes, with different features and formats available to you. Knowing which one is best for your project might seem difficult at first, but there are a few…

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