20 – Articulate

Up a further 3 places in 2018. This is the most popular e-learning authoring tool provider

Articulate’s tools let you create e-learning courses for your LMS and/or create, track and manage online learning in one system, Rise

Website: articulate.com
Cost: Commercial. Free trial
Availability: Download

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 10
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 31

Past Overall Rankings
2018: 23.   2017: 25    2016: 25     2015: 26     2014: 21    2013: 25
2012: 37    2011: 46    2010: 43    2009: 24      2008: 25    2007:22

Comments from some of those who selected Articulate as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2019

  • “Articulate keeps adding new features and making a great authoring suite better and better.” Mike Taylor, USA https://mike-taylor.org/2019/07/02/mike-taylors-2019-top-10-learning-tools/ 
  • “I use Rise, Storyline and Presenter to create engaging elearning courses, and interactive job aids for our company.” Instructional Designer, USA
  • “Storyline – Easy to use authoring tool that works very much like PowerPoint.” Instructional Designer, USA
  • “Articulate Storyline is so powerful and flexible, yet straightforward to use and fun to learn, especially with the support of the Articulate Community” Senior elearning designer and developer, USA
  • “Storyline is a great tool to produce learning content.” Learning Consultant, Germany
  • “Storyline: Great for creating eLearning courses.”
  • “Storyline: Gives us the ability to create eLearnings. The new 360 version also has templates, photos and icons that make it easy to design an eLearning without being a coding expert. Rise has allowed us to create On the job lessons that are easily read and understood and deployed online. All has ability to create simple quizzes attached to information.” Staff Instructor/Curriculum Designer, USA
  • “Storyline” Defacto standard of eLearning development tools.” Developer, USA
  • “Rise: Super clean, beautiful layouts for eLearning, job aids, etc. Super easy to use, too.” Senior elearning designer and developer, USA
  • “When it comes to interactive e-learning, the most prominent brand and name that you can think of is Articulate Storyline” Instructional Designer, India
  • “Storyline is robust and better suited for creating e-learning modules for a business and educational environment.” Instructional Designer, USA
  • “This is a favorite. Any Powerpoint can become interactive and now it doesn’t even require flash.” Online educational technologist, Canada
  • “I use every tool in the Authorware suite so it’s good value.” L&D Specialist, Australia

How to use Articulate for Learning

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

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