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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


Testing your stories before submitting them to clients can save you a lot of time spent reworking development post-review. It also ensures that your clients are confident in your abilities.

Before submitting stories for review, you should ensure that you are testing the entire story, interacting with all elements on each screen, and ensuring that all slides work in the manner for which they were developed. If not, revise accordingly.

A good recommendation is to develop a test case document where you outline all of the elements you want to check during your review, as this will allow you to essentially go through a quick checklist during your review to ensure everything has been reviewed from a quality assurance standpoint. Test case checklists should be project-specific and include elements featured in the project requirements document or Statement of Work.

Another recommendation is to try and break your story each time you review it and interact with all the buttons, toggling back...