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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
About the Reviewers

Using a style guide

Style guides are typically client-generated. However, you can create your own if you think it will streamline your Storyline development. This can be especially important in team situations where multiple developers will be working on one project.

Style guides are documented explanations and illustrations of stylistic options available for the products in development. These stylistic options typically include approved logos and branding, colors (and corresponding hex values), appropriate fonts and sizes, and can even be so specific as to dictate the pixel width of a highlight box or the screen resolution the product must adhere to.

Basically, the style guide indicates how your story should look or feel and attempts to stay on brand, based on project specifications. Other elements may even include the tone of voice used or grammar preferences.

Using a style guide during your Storyline development can help streamline your development approach in terms of reducing rework. When...