Open Elearning Alternatives

    Open Elearning is described as 'OPEN Elearning is a free, open-source Elearning editor for Linux, Mac, and Windows The objective of this software is to hinder the current tendency to privatize the creation and sharing of knowledge by offering software for Linux Mac & Windows free and freely shareable'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Open Elearning for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Microsoft Office Powerpoint and SaaS. The best alternative is iSpring Suite. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try H5P or iSpring Free. Other great apps like Open Elearning are Adobe Captivate (Paid), Articulate Storyline (Paid), Adapt Learning (Free, Open Source) and CourseAssembler (Paid).

    This page was last updated May 18, 2021

    1. iSpring Suite is a fully stocked authoring toolkit that allows course developers to create interactive and personalized eLearning courses easily. With no learning curve, iSpring Suite is exactly what you need when you’re working under a deadline.
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    2. H5P empowers everyone to create, share and reuse interactive content - all you need is a web browser and a web site that supports H5P.
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    3. Adobe Captivate is a rapid responsive authoring tool that is used for creating elearning content such as software demonstrations, software simulations, branched scenarios, and randomized quizzes in Small Web Formats (.swf) and HTML5 formats.
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    4. Create polished interactive courses with Articulate Storyline, the only e-learning authoring tool that grows with you. It’s simple enough for beginners, powerful enough for experts.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Microsoft Office Powerpoint
      iSpring Free is a free eLearning authoring tool that allows you to create responsive courses and quizzes right in PowerPoint and convert them to HTML5 or SCORM.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Adapt is a free and easy to use e-learning authoring tool that creates fully responsive, multi-device, HTML5 e-learning content using the award-winning Adapt developer framework.
    5. Rapidly convert your learning content to HTML5, add quizzes and video and package with a SCORM wrapper, all in a matter of minutes using our web-based tool. Course Assembler is an assembly line for your content.
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      • Windows
      For eLearning Course authoring. The intuitive interface and easy-to-use tools allow you to create good-looking e-Learning in less time. Governments, small businesses, higher education markets and many others use Lectora to make powerful e-Learning.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Lumi is a desktop app that allows you to create, edit, view and share interactive content with dozens of different content types. H5P format editor. Moodle compatible. It's free and open source.
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      The eLearning authoring tool designed for everyone. Cloud-based solution to create, publish & track interactive eLearning courses. Create interactive videos, powerpoint like slides, branching, gamification using our drag and drop interface.
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