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Articulate Studio Cookbook

By : Robert Kennedy, Robert Kennedy III
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Articulate Studio Cookbook

By: Robert Kennedy, Robert Kennedy III

Overview of this book

More and more companies find they need to build their training courses internally. They are turning to tools like Articulate Studio because it is easy to use and doesn't have a steep learning curve. If you are familiar with Microsoft PowerPoint in any way, you should feel right at home with Articulate Studio."Articulate Studio Cookbook" will get you ready to add Articulate Studio to your enterprise toolkit. This book gives you detailed yet simple steps to complete your training course. By following the clear steps in each chapter, you will gain an understanding of the software but also be able to complete specific tasks and common activities.The good thing about this book is that you can start anywhere and get the information that you need for a specific activity. Cross-references are provided if there is a skill located elsewhere that you need to complete a task.It can be frustrating to pick up a new piece of software and not know where to begin. With Articulate Studio, there is a whole suite of software to work with. You need to know how to work with Presenter, Engage, Quizmaker and Encoder to make great Articulate courses. Then, you'll need to know how to put them all together in a way that makes a professional looking, cohesive and smooth-flowing course. We'll make it easy to follow step by step until you have a professional course."Articulate Studio Cookbook" will help you go from Studio newbie to Studio guru. Dive in and choose your recipe.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Articulate Studio Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Adding audio to a slide

With all the concerns about literacy in the workplace, trainers need to create materials that can easily be used by workers with special requirements such as visual impairments or physical challenges. This also aids the visually impaired or those who have English as a second language. Quizmaker takes this into account, providing a way of narrating the questions and answer choices on every slide.

Getting ready

You will need a slide with a question on it to add your narrations to. You will need a microphone attached to your computer in order to record the narrations. A good quality microphone does make a difference as the sound quality will be better. Ideally, you want the microphone to be 3 to 6 inches in front of your mouth. This will vary if you are using a headset.

How to do it…

Audio narrations can add a lot to any presentation. They can also make the presentation or quiz more accessible to people who have disabilities or difficulties reading. To add audio to a slide...