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Articulate Storyline Advanced Techniques

with Daniel Brigham

Video: Welcome

Discover the advanced course-building and publishing features in Articulate Storyline.
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  1. 5m 36s
    1. Welcome
      1m 13s
    2. Showcasing our project for this course
      1m 24s
    3. Using challenges
    4. Using the exercise files
      2m 16s
  2. 5m 42s
    1. Layers, triggers, and states
      1m 54s
    2. Layers accept most forms of content
    3. Customizing graphic and text elements
      2m 2s
    4. Setting up conditional interactivity
  3. 31m 32s
    1. Using the Quick Access Toolbar
      1m 8s
    2. Using keyboard shortcuts
      2m 59s
    3. Inserting slide layers
      5m 15s
    4. Working with slide layers and their properties
      2m 28s
    5. Challenge: Inserting a layer
    6. Solution: Inserting a layer
      3m 20s
    7. Working with buttons
      4m 14s
    8. Inserting markers
      3m 22s
    9. Inserting scrolling panels
      2m 39s
    10. Adding a zoom region to an image
      2m 41s
    11. Inserting web objects
      2m 37s
  4. 22m 58s
    1. Applying theme fonts
      1m 56s
    2. Applying theme colors
      2m 18s
    3. Formatting a slide master
      4m 14s
    4. Formatting a feedback master slide
      2m 43s
    5. Challenge: Creating a new feedback master
    6. Solution: Creating a new feedback master
      6m 10s
    7. Inserting and saving a Storyline template
      4m 38s
  5. 20m 39s
    1. Overview of variables
      1m 40s
    2. Inserting a text variable
      4m 5s
    3. Inserting a number variable
      4m 41s
    4. Inserting a true/false variable
      4m 44s
    5. Challenge: Adding a true/false variable
    6. Solution: Adding a true/false variable
      4m 47s
  6. 11m 35s
    1. Including website video
      4m 26s
    2. Importing PowerPoint slides as video into Storyline
      2m 15s
    3. Creating interactive video
      4m 54s
  7. 9m 3s
    1. Understanding the four modes of screen recording
      2m 3s
    2. Using Try mode
      4m 43s
    3. Editing your screen recordings with Action Fine Tuning
      2m 17s
  8. 8m 4s
    1. The Convert to Freeform tool
      2m 4s
    2. Building drag-and-drop questions
      3m 46s
    3. Building hotspot questions
      2m 14s
  9. 5m 50s
    1. Editing in Story view
      2m 52s
    2. Which publishing option should I choose?
      2m 58s
  10. 9m 32s
    1. Customizing player features and menus
      4m 2s
    2. Adding resource docs to your project
      1m 43s
    3. Editing the color properties of the course player
      1m 34s
    4. Adding a lightbox reference slide to the player
      2m 13s
  11. 1m 14s
    1. Next steps
      1m 14s

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Articulate Storyline Advanced Techniques
Video Duration: 0s 2h 11m Intermediate


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Do more with Articulate Storyline. Author and Storyline pro Daniel Brigham shows you how to used its advanced features to make your courses more consistent, engaging, and robust. After reviewing the core concepts behind Storyline, Daniel covers working with layers and triggers and using templates and master slides to decrease your development time and increase the consistency of your slides. He'll also show you how to embed web and interactive video in your slides, and use variables to individualize the learning experience.

Topics include:
  • Reviewing the core concepts: layers, triggers, and states
  • Inserting slide layers, markers, and more
  • Formatting a slide master
  • Inserting and saving a Storyline template
  • Adding variables
  • Creating interactive video
  • Working with screen recordings
  • Publishing your Storyline course
  • Customizing the player
Education + Elearning


Daniel Brigham here, and welcome to Storyline Advanced Techniques. Articulate Storyline is a very popular choice when it comes to building rapid e-learning, and it's not hard to see why, with it's ease of use, robust quizzing tools, and killer online community eager to help out when you need it. We'll begin this course with an overview of the core concepts of storyline. Concepts that will help you transfer what you learn here to your projects.

We'll then look at efficient ways to work with layers and triggers, and how to leverage storylines templates and master slides so we can decrease our development time while increasing the consistency of our layouts. It's no secret that learners dig video. So we'll explore the different ways to work with website video, as well as how to create video that's interactive. Then we'll explore the three types of variables Storyline offers, and how conditional interactivity, that variables make possible, help you individualize the learner experience.

It's no accident that Storyline enjoys the following that it does. So, want to take your Storyline skills up a notch? Cool, let's do it.

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