What is a Rapid Authoring Tool?
A rapid authoring tool is software designed to allow for the easy, quick development of e-learning without the need for advanced coding skills.
Rapid authoring tools share the following characteristics:
- Software that is easily accessible to the general public
- An interface that is familiar and intuitive
- Allows for content to be generated and published to the internet or an LMS
- Does not require advanced coding skills
Other Sources of Information About Rapid Authoring Tools
The Resources tab on the Articulate site has downloadable ebooks to help new users get started as well as a link to the E-Learning Heroes Community
Resources From The Train Like a Champion Blog
3 Tips to Getting Started with Articulate Storyline
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Solid guidance from Brian about rapid authoring
Elements that Bond well with Rapid Authoring Tools
Because rapid authoring tools are a primary means of generating e-learning content, there are a whole host of elements to consider bonding with your next online module project: