Re: eLearning tools - Adobe Captivate

Subject: Re: eLearning tools - Adobe Captivate
From: Collin Turner <collinwrites -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: bryan johnson <bryan -dot- johnson -at- motoman -dot- com>, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 6 Jan 2010 08:15:03 -0700

Hi Bryan,

Short answer? Captivate is a great tool with some great offerings, but is it
the best? Well, that depends upon what you're using it for. If you're
creating quizzes, simulations, "walkthroughs", screencasts or general
eLearning presentations then it's among the best and is my personal choice.

I gave a presentation at my local STC chapter about screencasting that may
help. Here's the outline:

The presentation audio is available here:



On Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 8:01 AM, bryan johnson <bryan -dot- johnson -at- motoman -dot- com>wrote:

> As I embark on my virgin eLearning tour, does anyone have any helpful tips
> for me? Resources, tips, common pitfalls, etc.
> I'm dipping my foot in the pool with Adobe Captivate as that's what I
> currently have. But is this the best tool or is Authorware a better choice?
> Thanks!
> Bryan... long time lurker

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