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choosing an eLearning authoring tool in 2020

1.     How is your course going to get to your LMS? Let’s start with your learners. What type of LMS are your learners going to be accessing your eLearning content on? Most Learning Management Systems allow you to upload SCORM files, and most authoring tools allow you to export to SCORM, in which case […]

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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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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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a guide to eLearning authoring tools

It can be difficult to know how to start building an eLearning course, from creating content to ensuring usability. Thinking in terms of the project budget and time constraints…

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what is an eLearning authoring tool?

An eLearning authoring tool is a piece of software that allows you to build professional courses with ease. Similar to what WordPress did for website design, authoring tools provide a framework for…

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how to get the most out of your authoring tool

You’ve planned out your project and chosen an authoring tool, now it’s time to start building! Using the software correctly will result in a better end product, which means a happy team…

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