Best eLearning Tools

#1: Articulate Storyline

Articulate Storyline allows you to create high quality and professional interactive eLearning courses. You can easily create games, simulations, videos, quizzes, etc. with a simple drag and drop user interface. It’s a learning tool that is simple for beginners, but also provides powerful triggers and actions for more advanced users.

#2: Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate allows you to seamlessly go from storyboarding to responsive eLearning courses. This learning Captivate allows you to create amazing eLearning courses with highly engaging learning interactions that run seamlessly across mobile and desktop.

#3: iSpring Suite

iSpring Suite is a fully stocked toolkit that rapidly authors wonderful eLearning courses. The iSpring Suite integrates seamlessly with PowerPoint for rapid eLearning production. This powerful authoring tool also facilitates the creation of video lectures, interactive assessments, screen recordings, and LMS ready outputs. iSprings excellent support model and mobile user experience sets itself apart from others.

#4: TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia allows you to quickly record, edit, and deliver screencast videos. It records what is on your computer screen and then allows you to easily edit the video that can be published to web and mobile devices. Camtasia is a great tool to deliver rapid tutorials for software training.

#5: Synapse

Synapse is new and innovative cloud based learning design tool that automates the instructional design process. Synapse lets your learning team and subject matter experts collaborate to design, develop, refine, and manage corporate training needs quickly, easily, and effectively.

#6: Trivanta Lectora Publisher

Lectora Publisher is a complete eLearning authoring tool that allows you to publish interactive, online and mobile learning content. It is feature rich and provides a lot of powerful options for instructional designers. You can rapidly add quizzes, games, and other eLearning content.

#7: Articulate Presenter

Articulate Presenter transforms PowerPoint slides into engaging eLearning courses. This learning tool also allows you to add other eLearning elements such as quizzes, audio narration, video, and interactive games. It is great for technology in the classroom in the K-12 and Higher Education sector.

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Top Rated eLearning Tools

There are dozens of affordable eLearning development tools on the market. These top eLearning tools allow instructional designers and eLearning developers to rapidly create online courses. eLearning tools range anywhere from free to $3,000 for an individual license. Most top eLearning vendors also offer a monthly cloud-based subscription option. Below is a list of IDC's top ranked eLearning tools:


Top eLearning Tools

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