HTML5 – The Technology that Eases Rapid E-learning Development

HTML5 - The Technology that Eases Rapid E-learning Development

HTML5 is a system for annotating, presenting, and structuring content on the World Wide Web. It is the latest and strongest version of the HTML standard.

The standard is useful in e-learning as it supports rich media, graphics, interactions, and works flawlessly on mobile phones. With its inbuilt capability to play audio and video, there is no need for additional plugin elements. Even in the absence of Internet, HTML5 has a very good functionality. As more and more e-learning tools and platforms adopt HTML5 elements, we will see an overall consistency in terms of performance.

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4 Tips to Effectively Convert Adobe Flash E-learning to HTML5

4 Tips to Effectively Convert Adobe Flash E-learning to HTML5

Let’s admit it! Adobe Flash is dying. Long ago Steve Jobs stopped the usage of Flash in Apple devices. But, as the users of Apple devices around the globe were comparatively low, this decision did not impact everyone. But, ever since Google announced that it would block flash in its browsers, the impact has been huge. Also, most of the Android devices too do not support Flash.

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HTML5 in E-learning – Signaling the End of the Flash Player

HTML5 in E-learning - Signaling the End of the Flash Player

For years, the Flash Player reigned supreme in the world of e-learning. This powerful software enabled learners to access online courses with stunning visuals, wonderful animations, and learning interactivities. It seemed that the Flash Player was destined to rule the technology-enabled learning world. However, all that changed with the statement of one person – Steve Jobs, who declared in 2010 that iOS, Apple’s mobile operating system would not support the Flash Player.

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4 HTML5 Cons – How to Transform them for Good [Infographic]

HTML5 is the 5th major revision of HTML. Compatibility with various platforms and multiple devices, augmenting mobile learning, has made it the hot favorite of Learning and Development circles. However, there are always two sides to every coin, and HTML5 has its cons along with its much talked about pros. As learning experts, we can use the cons of HTML5 to benefit e-learning.

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Using the Pros and Cons of HTML5 to Enhance E-learning

Using the Pros and Cons of HTML5 to Enhance E-learning

The Learning industry is talking a lot about HTML5 these days. Its compatibility with multiple devices, augmenting mobile learning, has made it the hot favorite of L&D circles. However, HTML5 has cons along with its much talked about pros. As learning experts, we can use even the cons of HTML5 to benefit e-learning.

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HTML5: What’s in it for E-learning

HTML5: What’s in it for E-learning

Change is inevitable, and we all know the old adage – survival of the fittest. Thus, with the passage of time, eLearning industry has started to embrace new technology of using HTML5

Initially, for developing an eLearning course, we preferred to use Flash, but of late we are thinking more about HTML5. Let’s see why Flash is losing the battle with this new technology.

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9 Steps to Convert your Legacy Course into HTML5

9 Steps to Convert your Legacy Course into HTML5

The use of mobile devices to access the Internet has grown by leaps and bounds over the last few years. According to the Horizon Report (2015), about 80% of people will be accessing the Internet from mobile devices only, by 2015, with the main focus on education. The rapid growth in the number of users of the “mobile Internet” is resulting in a phenomenal increase in the demand for eLearning courses, which are mobile compatible.

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