There are many types of rapid authoring tools in the market but Articulate storyline is most popular among them (survey by eLearning guild in 2013).This is because it is very easy to use and comes with many in-built interactivities. What is more – the tool is highly customizable.
It has a wide range of features such as triggers, motion paths, eyedropper tool, animation painter etc. It also helps course developers to create a course rapidly with options to design a customized GUI (Graphic User Interface).
The benefits of Articulate Storyline are captures well in the following info graphic.
We would love to know which rapid authoring tools you are using and what do you think about them?