Captivate 6, Ready for Prime Time?

Posted by Ed Gipple on Sep 25, 2012 5:15:00 PM

We use a variety of authoring tools here for our custom development, from more ‘hardcore’ programming with Flash for the more advanced and interactive projects, to more simple tools like Captivate, Presenter (both versions), and Storyline (among others).

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Camtasia 8, eLearning, and some Recommendations

Posted by Ed Gipple on Sep 11, 2012 12:37:00 PM

Camtasia is a solid tool for any eLearning developer to include in their software toolkit. While other products may outshine it in regards to interactivity and SCORM options, Camtasia remains a premier tool for creating high-quality, engaging presentations. Techsmith has had years to constantly improve their video capture process, and it shows in comparison to many of the other screen-recording tools available. Camtasia editing features continue to improve as well, to the point where we can reserve our skilled Final Cut and Premiere/After Effects editors for more complex work and a bring in our eLearning authors to create and modify quality video for integration into a client’s custom courseware.

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