Elearning has come across a long way. The way elearning module has evolved and developed to the present form is amazing.Technologies are influencing and changing the way elearning is developed and delivered and as a result the market sees newer tools very frequently.  The way the eLearning Professionals design, create and deliver eLearning courses is rapidly changing.

In this blog lets discuss some commonly used tools for eLearning Development.

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate is a desktop application available for both Windows and Mac.It’s one of the most powerful and well -respected HTML5  authoring tool. Adobe Captivate 9  is the one version which provides responsive design at an affordable monthly fee. Adobe Captivate’s library of over 25,000 templates and assets are also popular with course developers and instructional designers. It also offers an environment, in which developers and designers work projects through from storyboarding to exporting a completely responsive course.

Articulate Storyline

Articulate’s Storyline eLearning authoring tool is great at creating interactive course content. An interface similar to PowerPoint makes it easy to import existing presentations and make them more engaging by adding features like triggers, variables, and layers.

One of its version- Articulate storyline 360 has a feature of localized interface that translates the content into English, Chinese, French, German, and Spanish.It is the fastest simulation building tools which make it one of the most reliable HTML5 eLearning authoring tools.

iSpring Suite 8.1

ISpring Suite works as a PowerPoint add-in and can enhance the powerpoint capability with a number of features that can’t be found in other eLearning packages. The software turns your PowerPoint presentations into ready-to-use multimedia eCourses, which can be used in any SCORM compatible LMS or the newer Tin Can API and even the HTML website.


ITyStudio is quite impressive. It enables the creation of games with interactive maps and behavioral simulations. It also applies to various audiences such as instructional designers, eLearning content developers or even multimedia editors.

Adapt Authoring Tool

Adapt is an open source HTML5 eLearning authoring tool that is responsive and has great playback features across all devices. It also has an intuitive interface, SCORM compatibility and it is easy to use with well-known Learning Management Systems.

A choice of correct Authoring tool helps to create highly interactive and engaging digital courses. With technological advancements and improvements, newer tools and updates are sure to come. Keep visiting our blog page to know more about latest technologies used in eLearning industry and do share your views too!