There were times when people would go to the library, but today the library comes to you. The priorities of the learner have taken paramount importance. Putting the learners’ requirements first is like using a tool that permeates you to give the most efficient e-learning techniques on a platform the learners are using. Keeping up pace with the latest e-learning developments, using the latest tools and creating an enhanced learning experience to the users is what makes a difference in today’s business world.
Today Articulate Storyline 2 is the talk of the town with regard to the latest e-learning design and development. It has revolutionized the e-learning developments vastly and is an upgraded version of Articulate Storyline. It has made development much easy, fast and creative. The highly advanced features of Articulate Storyline 2 are more adaptable and flexible for quick development to course developers.
Storyline 2 makes content more interactive making it easy to use. Also, courses are published onto iPads and other mobile devices on a single click.
Let us take a look at the latest features of this stunning yet simple tool:
- As an avatar to Articulate Storyline, Storyline 2 helps in creating online courses that are compatible with multiple devices such as mobile phones iPads, tablets, and so on. It also supports android devices.
- Storyline 2 enables developers to add ‘motion path’ where objects may be moved.
- The interactive slider enables users to drag the slider to learn a specific topic of the learners’ choice.
- Slide transitions and new animations are added to the tool using which more entrance and exit effects may be added to the objects. This helps develop a visually rich online course that enhances learners’ experience.
- Customized actions are created with the help of triggers for animations at a specific time.
- The new text editor helps in customizing paragraph text styles, alignments, and line spacing. Characters and custom bullets may also be used with the help of this feature.
- Storyline 2 provides an enhanced font support, allowing custom characters such as em-dashes and quotes.
Developing courses using Articulate Storyline 2 captures learners’ attention throughout the course. A variety of options keeps them engaged as practical scenarios enrich and enhance learning.
Benefits of Articulate Storyline 2:
- The tool helps develop effective courses for desktops, tablets, androids, and other multiple devices. Courses may be created, which may be accessible anywhere anytime. This helps sales personnel as they are on the move.
- Narrating stories is the best way to help people grasp information quickly. Articulate Storyline 2 provides visually rich photographs and illustrative characters. There is an in-built library that helps to bring about case studies and engaging stories.
- Software simulations are built much faster. The “Watch, Try, Do” simulation enables the learner to understand and apply the software accordingly.
- Storyline 2 has inbuilt animations and interactivities that help create animations, interactivities, and sliders in less time. The tool also has added advanced timelines and triggers.
- Compliance courses on workplace ethics, health and safety are more effective when scenarios and gamification are used. This is possible with Storyline 2 in which the options may be programmed with a negative score for incorrect answers or for answers that the learner gives with the help of a hint. This enables the learner to complete the course in a fun-filled way.
- The tool helps to hide the navigation menu bar. This gives a bigger space on screen; also, the learner may not proceed unless he completes the present activity.
- Learning objects may be re-used in Storyline 2. This is helpful when an e-learning curriculum is built, as objects may be re-used in several courses.
- Storyline 2 is a user-friendly tool to the e-learning developer because it is so easy to use, and the auto-recovery feature helps save slides on the move.
The new features and benefits of the Articulate Storyline 2 give a new feel and experience to create online courses. This remarkable software is in-built with new capabilities that make learning more enriching. The tool also provides a fun-filled experience to the learner.
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