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Storyline and the 3 Legged Stool Interaction Build

Several times we have developed projects that use the 3 legged stool analogy. We thought we would build an interaction in Articulate Storyline. First we design out what we want, then we jump into Photoshop and create all the assets, then we develop in Storyline - bugs and all! Download Storyline File [...]

By |June 22nd, 2016|Design, Storyline, Tips, Tutorial|Comments Off on Storyline and the 3 Legged Stool Interaction Build

Video Tutorial – Adding Engaging Buttons to Storyline

Buttons in Storyline can come to life by bringing energy and information to the learner. With a simple, yet engaging hover, you can add a lot to your course, simulations, games, and assessments. Make sure you check out the quick fix at the end that will smooth out your button hover! Happy eLearning! [...]

By |February 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Video Tutorial – Adding Engaging Buttons to Storyline

Video Tutorial – Adding Characters to a Screen in Fasion

In this tutorial, create a super rad circle person for use in your modules. This could be used for characters, guides, coaches, or even products and icons. Learn how to use layering to pop the top part of the person outside of the circle. We are using Articulate Storyline but this can be [...]

By |February 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Video Tutorial – Adding Characters to a Screen in Fasion

Video Tutorial – Make it a Big Picture Background

It is common to see text on screen followed by a small image. See how easy it is to break that mold by filling your background with an image, which can break a lot more interest to your layout and create an more engaging environment for your learner. This was created in Articulate [...]

By |February 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Video Tutorial – Make it a Big Picture Background

5 New Features in eLearning Development (We Hope)

Whether it be Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, or Lectora, there are a number of features and tools that would enhance the experience of both the developer and the user. We wouldn't doubt that these tools are being programmed as we speak and there are certainly many more features we would love to see and most [...]

By |April 8th, 2015|Captivate, Design, Lectora, Storyline, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 New Features in eLearning Development (We Hope)

“We don’t want it to look like PowerPoint” – THINK BIG with full screen courses

Continuing our “We don’t want it to look like PowerPoint” series, we again explore the idea that PowerPoint is not to blame, and that a better understanding of layout and design paired with knowledge of  the tools you use, can create a fun,  interesting, and educational experience. Our last post showed us how a full screen background image [...]

“We don’t want it to look like PowerPoint”

Anyone with a focus on creating eLearning projects (or design in general) has heard someone say "We don't want it to look like PowerPoint". So what does that actually mean? Through a number of posts we will explore the meaning and how we can design our projects to "not look like PowerPoint". First, let's take [...]

By |November 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on “We don’t want it to look like PowerPoint”
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