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Course Authoring Software

Course authoring software enables organizations to develop customized training courses for educating employees, or for teachers to develop courses for their students. Course content can often be imported from multiple applications, and presented in different media formats. Once developed, courses can be published through a Learning Management System (LMS) or Training software, or as stand alone computer / web based training.

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Course content authoring, management & distribution suite for enterprise. Create impactful content – efficiently, at scale. Learn more about dominKnow | ONE
Course content authoring and management suite for enterprise, with robust authoring and distribution capabilities. Easily create, manage & publish courses, assessments, job aids, knowledge base, software training or any other formal/informal learning content - from ONE source. Built for teams to manage multiple projects with large volumes of varied content. Track progress, collaborate, share, and reuse assets between projects and content types with ease. Perfectly fit for any industry and any type of learning. Our customers love us for: • LCMS: Massive efficiencies in asset & content management • Customizability: Power users’ playground • Ease of Use: accessible for beginners and advanced users • Versatility: flexibility for various use cases beyond training • Effective, truly responsive design • Collaboration features that enable efficient teamwork and creativity • Software Simulation: to seamlessly create software training scenarios Learn more about dominKnow | ONE

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  • Interactive Learning
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iSpring Suite is a powerful yet easy-to-use PowerPoint-based authoring tool for creating interactive eLearning content. Learn more about iSpring Suite
iSpring Suite is an all-in-one authoring tool that allows users to create interactive content for any eLearning scenario and collaborate with teams and stakeholders online. With iSpring Suite, you can design LMS-ready e-courses with videos, screencasts, interactive assessments, quizzes, role-plays, and more. The iSpring AI assistant helps you create course content and improve course design faster than ever before. The tool has no learning curve — exactly what you need to meet deadlines. Learn more about iSpring Suite

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  • Interactive Learning
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An all-in-one training platform that helps you build courses and share them with your users. TalentLMS: where great teams go to grow. Learn more about TalentLMS
TalentLMS is the LMS built for training success. Designed to get a "yes" from everyone, it's where great teams, and companies, go to grow. With an experience that's fully customizable and easy to manage, teams embrace training while feeling right at home. TalentLMS makes it easy to build courses from scratch with the Course builder and then share with your users. On a mission to democratize training, TalentLMS already serves 70, 000+ teams worldwide. Learn more about TalentLMS

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  • Interactive Learning
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Articulate 360 has everything businesses need to easily create beautiful, interactive e-learning that looks great on any device. Learn more about Articulate 360
Articulate 360 is the #1 creator platform for workplace learning. Easily create online learning, for any device, with top-rated creator tools. One subscription opens endless e-learning possibilities with 10+ million course assets, including 1,000+ prebuilt templates with real and placeholder content on relevant topics, an easy-to-use review tool for stakeholders, and live and on-demand online training. Beautiful, interactive online learning is just a few clicks away with Articulate 360. Learn more about Articulate 360

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  • Interactive Learning
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LearnWorlds is a powerful fully-customizable eLearning platform ideal to create, develop and sell branded training courses or content. Learn more about LearnWorlds
LearnWorlds is the top cloud-based all-in-one online course platform designed to help you build engaging learning experiences. Equipped with a powerful set of tools and features, it brings learning to life with interactive videos, ebooks, PDFs, audio, synchornized transcripts, SCORM content, quizzes, assessments, live sessions, a native mobile app and more! Build your own online academy in minutes, using a robust website builder, and sell and market your courses effortlessly! Learn more about LearnWorlds

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  • Interactive Learning
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Create unlimited courses with built-in communities and charge for them, across the web, iOS & Android, all under your brand. Learn more about Mighty Networks
With a Mighty Network you can create unlimited courses and charge for them, all in one platform across the web, iOS and Android, all under your brand. Only Mighty Courses give you the ability to offer a robust community for your course right alongside your content. Courses come with complete with a table of contents, sections, and lessons, where you can easily add text, images and video with rich formatting and unlock options. Charge a one-time payment or a subscription, monthly or annually. Learn more about Mighty Networks

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  • Interactive Learning
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Absorb Create AI Beta enables course creators to streamline the course creation process with Generative AI. Learn more about Absorb LMS
Absorb Create is an online course builder and authoring tool with all the power and functionality of legacy desktop solutions—but none of the limitations. With drag-and-drop functionality, accessibility features and a robust library of customizable templates and themes, the Absorb LMS integration is so intuitive that you can easily craft, convert PowerPoint presentations, and publish interactive eLearning courses to the LMS, or to SCORM, xAPI, and HTML5 formats. Leverage Create AI Beta, a powerful tool made for course creators and subject matter experts in organizations of all sizes and types who want to streamline their course creation process. It allows course creators to save time on research and design, while still producing high-quality content using Absorb Create. Learn more about Absorb LMS

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  • Interactive Learning
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We provide AI-powered assessment solutions that create exciting new possibilities for publishers, product owners, and educators. Learn more about Learnosity
Learnosity is the global leader in AI-powered assessment solutions. Our APIs make it easy for modern learning platforms to launch fully featured products quickly, scale on demand, and always meet fast-evolving market needs. Author Aide is an AI tool that gives content creators a highly curated set of features to maximize the power of AI and dramatically boost content output and response quality. Learn more about Learnosity

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  • Interactive Learning
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Coaching Genie helps coaches deliver customized coaching programs and scale their business. Create a professional client experience. Learn more about Coaching Genie
Coaching Genie is a complete done-for-you system that allows you to deliver your own custom-built coaching and training programs quickly, easily, and professionally. Unlike course builders and other learning platforms, this tool allows you to tailor your content to individual client needs and create a personalized coaching experience – even in group programs. You can offer 1-on-1 coaching, group coaching, and courses - all in one place. Every client is different and so is every coach. That’s why with Coaching Genie you get the freedom to create any program you dream up: group coaching, mastermind groups, rolling enrollment programs, online courses, and custom 1-on-1 programs. You can build your “resource library”, mix and match your content, then share your programs with a click of a button. With this tool, you can create a smooth, professional client experience and significantly increase the value of your coaching. Everything is streamlined and automated. Learn more about Coaching Genie

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  • Interactive Learning
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A cloud-based LMS with an editable content library & powerful elearning authoring in one. Easy to use, allowing anyone to build relevant, engaging training for their organisation. Learn more about Tribal Habits
Our cloud-based LMS is combined with a powerful course authoring tool allowing anyone to build relevant, engaging online training for their organisation. By having both in the same platform, you gain much more reporting data and a smoother experience for you and your learners. Our built in library of fully editable compliance and professional development courses (including NZ compliance) can supplement your training programs. Track external training and map competences and skills. Our integration options through public API, Zapier, and SSO makes it really easy to connect without creating lots of extra administration. Learn more about Tribal Habits

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  • Interactive Learning
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Canvas by Instructure is a cloud-based learning management system for every stage and style of education.
Canvas by Instructure is a learning management system for every stage and style of education. As the hub of your digital learning environment, Canvas offers complete LMS functionality including standards-based grade books, course content authoring, customizable assessments, mobile communication, video learning and digital badging, (just to name a few). Take teaching and learning to the next level with Canvas, the #1 educational software, and the foundation of the Instructure Learning Platform. Learn more about CANVAS

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  • Interactive Learning
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With hundreds of millions of users around the globe, more organisations choose Moodle to support their education and training needs.
Moodle is an open source, secure and scalable learning management system that integrates seamlessly with other platforms and can be customised for any teaching or training method you choose. With fresh and intuitive interfaces, Moodle has solutions suitable for K-12, higher education, vocational and corporate training. You can receive support from our community, explore open-source plugins, or access 24/7 support through our network of Moodle Certified Partners and Service Providers. Learn more about Moodle

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  • Interactive Learning
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  • Customisable Branding
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Google Classroom is an all-in-one, secure platform designed to provide a positive learning experience for K-12 educators and students.
Google Classroom is an all-in-one, secure platform designed to provide a positive learning experience for K-12 educators and students. It provides tools for increased visibility and collaboration in the classroom. The platform can be accessed from any web-connected device and integrates with many third-party learning apps as well as other Google products, such as Google Meet. Its easy-to-use features enable educators to create assignments, share feedback, track student progress, share resources, and more. Learn more about Google Classroom

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  • Interactive Learning
  • Template Management
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Create interactive and engaging course materials with millions of stock resources and thousands of fully customizable templates.
A complete design tool for creating course materials that captivate and engage audiences across all learning subjects. Create training materials out of slide decks, documents, or thousands of fully customizable templates with the drag and drop editor. Create clickable components and hotspots from the action menus to elevate your content and help learners retain the information presented in the course. Break through content barriers and limits with over 5 million stock resources. Learn more about Visme

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  • Interactive Learning
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Schoology, a PowerSchool company, is the education technology company putting collaboration at the heart of the learning experience.
Schoology seamlessly connects learning management with assessments so that school districts can improve student performance, foster collaboration throughout their community, and personalize learning for every student. Every day millions of students, parents, faculty and administrators from nearly 2,000 K-12 school districts leverage Schoology to advance what is possible in education. Learn more about Schoology

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  • Interactive Learning
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360Learning’s learning platform fosters internal mobility to solve the talent shortage by empowering companies to upskill from within.
360Learning fosters internal mobility to solve the talent shortage by empowering companies to upskill from within. By turning their experts into champions for employee, customer, and partner growth, companies upskill their workforce fast to meet tomorrow’s business demands. 360Learning’s comprehensive learning platform combines LMS and LXP capabilities coupled with collaborative learning Academies to power your business’s upskilling flywheel. Learn more about 360Learning

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  • Interactive Learning
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MemberPress is the best WordPress Membership Plugin. This Membership Software enables you to charge for access to your site.
MemberPress is an easy to use WordPress Membership Plugin. You can use MemberPress to build your own Courses, protect community forums, drip content and much more! This powerful Membership Software installs simply on your WordPress website and helps you instantly start charging for access. Unlike many other Membership Software solutions, MemberPress integrates fully with your already-existing WordPress website, is very robust but is also simple to use. Learn more about MemberPress

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  • Interactive Learning
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LearnDash is a WordPress LMS plugin that instantly transforms any WordPress site into a viable learning management system.
The #1 choice of Fortune 500 companies, major universities, training organizations, and entrepreneurs worldwide for creating (and selling) their online courses with WordPress. Learn more about LearnDash

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  • Interactive Learning
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Create online courses. Build membership sites. Start online discount stores. Or just go creative with the entire suite.
Starting a business of your own doesn't need to be that hard. When you have the right resources for setup, growth, and scaling at your disposal, you have the power to create the perfect cocktail for success. Meet VENTTURE (formerly Invanto). Ventture aims to not only empower passionate individuals with their dreams of starting an online business through its business builders, but also educate them, and assist them in their journey towards owning their destiny and becoming truly self-reliant. Learn more about Ventture

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  • Interactive Learning
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D2L Brightspace, a learning platform built to help you create highly personalized experiences that unlock learner potential at scale.
D2L, the leading learning platform for companies and education, we help organizations around the world create experience-rich learning programs and drive business outcomes through learning. We bring our rich background in education to help companies close skills gaps, develop leaders, and get the best performance from their employees. Break free from the limitations of an LMS with D2L Brightspace, a learning innovation platform built to help you create highly personalized experiences. Learn more about Brightspace

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  • Interactive Learning
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Course authoring solution that helps businesses create e-learning projects by managing content, images, audios/videos, and more.
Over 80% of the Fortune 500 companies use Adobe Captivate as their trusted eLearning tool. Take advantage of flexible licensing and affordable pricing options that satisfy the requirements of everyone from individuals to large enterprises. Learn more about Adobe Captivate

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  • Interactive Learning
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Docebo enables businesses to scale from 500 learners to thousands. Content creation, management, delivery & analysis.
Docebo’s LMS Suite is transforming the way enterprise and corporate customers increase speed to onboarding, development, enablement and customer education with ease and flexibility. Docebo’s learning solution is designed to meet the needs of all your internal and external training. Docebo scales from 500 learners to thousands without skipping a beat - from content creation, management, delivery, through to measuring the business impact of their programs. Learn more about Docebo

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  • Interactive Learning
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Build, deliver, and optimize impactful courses with Thinkific's user-friendly Course Authoring platform.
Thinkific's Course Authoring platform is the ultimate solution for professionals looking to develop high-impact online courses. With a user-friendly interface, you can easily assemble and customize courses to match your teaching style and content requirements. From uploading content to embedding multimedia and creating quizzes, our platform supports all the tools you need to engage your audience. With features that enhance interactivity and community building, Thinkific stands out as the premier choice for creators looking to elevate their online course offerings and create lasting impact. Whether you're an educator, coach, or entrepreneur, Thinkific helps you deliver exceptional learning experiences, track student progress, and receive feedback to improve your offerings continuously. Start creating courses that inspire, educate, and sell with Thinkific. Learn more about Thinkific

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  • Interactive Learning
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Kajabi’s course builder includes templates that handle the layout, interactive quizzes, and training to help you produce great content.
Kajabi makes it easy to build your online course. With our course templates, we’ve got the layout handled - you just input your content. But, you can customize your course layout as you please. Add interactive quizzes and collect assignments across many file types to engage your students. With access to Kajabi University, we provide training on aspects of course building and course production (and more!) so you can develop high quality content. Learn more about Kajabi

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  • Interactive Learning
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Create online courses and coaching services. Control your branding, student data, messaging and pricing all from one place.
Teachable is an online courses and coaching creation software that allows entrepreneurs, creators, and businesses of all sizes create personalized engaging online courses and coaching products complete with videos, lectures, and quizzes. Collect payments through Teachable so you don't have to handle any of the nitty gritty around VAT, taxes, and author payments. Track sales, gain insights into sold courses, and collect feedback via surveys on a unified dashboard. All with zero tech headaches. Learn more about Teachable

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  • Interactive Learning
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