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Mastering Articulate Storyline

By : Ashley Chiasson, Jeffery Batt
Book Image

Mastering Articulate Storyline

By: Ashley Chiasson, Jeffery Batt

Overview of this book

Storyline is a powerful e-learning authoring tool that allows you to take your creativity to the next level. However, more often than not, projects don't require such complex interactions, leaving Storyline's full capabilities untapped. This book will provide you with the information you need to take your Storyline development up a notch by leveraging the full suite of possibilities Storyline has to offer. You will be provided with a refresher of the key concepts before we take you deep into the exciting world of enhanced interactivity, variables, and even some JavaScript—oh my! With downloadable activities, you can either follow along and compare your output, use the activities as they are, modify the activities to suit your own needs, or reverse-engineer the activities to better understand how they were developed.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Mastering Articulate Storyline
About the Author
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Chapter 5.  Using Variables, Conditions, and JavaScript

Now that you have a grasp of how you can enhance opportunities for interactivity, you are ready to take those interactive concepts and push them at warp speed ahead, creating some next-level Storyline interactions by applying variables, conditions, and JavaScript.

The purpose of this chapter is to show you how easily you can take your existing interactivity and bend it to your will. If you are feeling creative, you might even want to mix and match variables, conditions, and JavaScript to create a truly personalized learning experience. Applying the principles discussed throughout this chapter, you will keep your audience on their toes because they will never know what might happen next!

This chapter will show you how to leverage variables, conditions, and JavaScript to do some cool things in Storyline. You will learn how to personalize your story by creating more advanced variable-based interactions and how to implement and execute...