90 – Adobe Captivate

DOWN 53 places in 2020

Adobe Captivate is a tool for rapidly creating and maintaining interactive e-learning content.

Website: adobe.com/products/captivate.html
Cost: Commercial. Free Trial
Availability: Download

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 57
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 63

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 90 2019: 37 2018: 33 2017: 38 2016: 39 2015: 38 2014: 33
2013: 37 2012: 43 2011: 48 2010: 38 2009: 22 2008: 30 2007: 17

Comments from some of those who selected Adobe Captivate as one of their top tools

“Excellent course development and eLearning authoring tool. Also includes no-coding-required virtual reality development.” Professor, USA, 2019

“I only have access to this tool at work, and use it mainly to create eLearning, mostly for recording software walkthrough narrated videos or simulations.” Digital Trainer, UK, 2019

“Advantage is its price.” Instructional Designer, USA, 2019

Quick Guide to Adobe Captivate 

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Adobe Captivate for teaching, training, learning and development.

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