The eLearning Guys

The eLearning Guys
Articulate Storyline development, e-learning and everything in between

41: Storyline Freeform hacks
May 21 • 18 min
Nejc and Dave discuss how can you use Storyline's Freeform functionality in a different way.
40: Storyline beginner FAQ
Apr 5 • 25 min
Nejc and Dave address some of the frequent beginner Storyline questions.Links:Articulate E‑Learning Challenges
39: Challenges with Jonathan Hill
Mar 3 • 49 min
Nejc and Dave talk with the wizard of the e-learning challenges Jonathan Hill. About the challenges.Special Guest: Jonathan Hill.
38: Favorite projects in detail
Feb 1 • 43 min
Nejc and Dave dive into the details and challenges in their favorite projects.Links:Kiosk Pro
37: Storyline wish list
Jan 1 • 34 min
Nejc and Dave discuss different functionalities that they would like to see in Storyline.Links:Submit a feature request - Articulate
36: New triggers panel in Storyline
Dec 4, 2019 • 30 min
Nejc and Dave discuss the fresh and newly redesigned trigger panel in Storyline.Links:Learning Design Summit
35: Locking course navigation with Phil Mayor
Nov 7, 2019 • 39 min
To lock or not to lock? That is the question. With special guest Phil Mayor.Special Guest: Phil Mayor.
34: Creating video tutorials, screencasts
Oct 1, 2019 • 51 min
Nejc and Dave share all the great tips for creating awesome video tutorials from start to finish.Links:Master Storyline Webinar
33: Anna Sabramowicz
Aug 1, 2019 • 55 min
In this episode Nejc and Dave are joined by the amazing Anna Sabramowicz, the scenario master.Special Guest: Anna Sabramowicz.Links:LifesaverBranchTrackScenario Design Secrets
32: Ashley Chiasson
Jul 1, 2019 • 41 min
In this episode we talk with the amazing instructional Designer Ashley Chiasson.Special Guest: Ashley Chiasson.
31: Tim Slade
Jun 1, 2019 • 37 min
In this episode we talk with the awesome Tim Slade, speaker, author, and award-winning eLearning designer.Special Guest: Tim Slade.
30: David Anderson
Mar 5, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode we were joined by David Anderson from Articulate. We discussed how David started in e-learning, the Articulate community, and what new features are coming to Storyline in the near future.Special Guest: David Anderson.Links:Master Storyline
29: Master Storyline
Jan 29, 2019 • 16 min
Dave and Nejc are back and share why they have been away for a while.Links:Master StorylineArmstrong Air & Space Museum - Gemini VII Kiosk
28: 8 ways to minimize the Next button
Oct 5, 2018 • 32 min
How to minimise the next button, why do we use green boxes over videos and the mystery of the grey lines.Links:Office etiquette Nextless eLearning, dial interaction
27: Storyline’s Modern Player
Sep 10, 2018 • 35 min
Nejc and Dave talk about Storyline's Modern Player, some bugs they encountered and share some tips.
26: Advanced dial interaction, tips and newbie mistakes
May 24, 2018 • 49 min
Nejc tells us about a complex dial interaction he was working on and Dave shares more newbie mistakes in Storyline.Links:VIDEO - Color wheel explanationArticulate Community - Color wheel - Advanced Storyline Dial Interaction
25: Storyline tips, newbie mistakes and more
Apr 9, 2018 • 26 min
4 Storyline tips, 3 newbie mistake and a bonus question.
24: Storyline updates, tips and more newbie mistakes
Mar 21, 2018 • 32 min
Nejc and Dave talk about Storyline updates from November that they missed, share some great tips and discuss more newbie mistakes.Links:Free stock photosNovember updatesVideobites
23: Storyline updates & newbie mistakes
Feb 18, 2018 • 35 min
Nejc and Dave discuss Storyline updates, some problems and common newbie mistakes when developing in Storyline.
22: Our favorite projects
Dec 9, 2017 • 46 min
Nejc and Dave talk about 5 of their favorite projects.
21: Lightboxed slides, transparent backgrounds and next buttons
Oct 15, 2017 • 35 min
Nejc and Dave talk about updates to Rise and Storyline, Nejc shares a tip about using the native Next button and then they tackle a short topic: lightboxed slide. And Nejc has a challenge for Dave.Links:Making Image Cut-outs video
20: Keyboard shortcuts, onClick problems and Accessibility
Oct 3, 2017 • 25 min
Nejc and Dave discuss keyboard shortcuts and workarounds in Storyline, some onClick problems and Accessibility in USA and Europe. And some other stuff.Links:#TLDChat - Special Guests Nejc Žorga Dulmin & Dave CharneyKeyboard Shortcuts in Storyline…
19: Complex Drag&Drop, Hover State Behavior and chat with Melissa Milloway
Sep 15, 2017 • 42 min
Nejc and Dave talk about problematic trigger order, hover states, complex drag&drop and chat with Melissa Milloway about changing the Storyline's loader animation.Special Guest: Melissa Milloway.Links:How Content Is Preloaded in Articulate…
18: Project challenges
Sep 1, 2017 • 43 min
Nejc and David talk about the common project challenges while developing e-learning courses from scope creep to payments and more.
17: Unusual sliders, masking trick and javascript magic
Jun 20, 2017 • 48 min
Nejc and Dave talk a lot about sliders and explain how they used them in their projects. Also a great masking trick to hide objects and javascript to insert commas into big numbers.Links:Adding commas to long numbersStoryline 360 Slider ProblemsAnother…
16: Using videos in your course
May 26, 2017 • 38 min
Nejc and Dave talk about using videos in courses, editing, compression and more.Links:iMovieFinal Cut Pro XAdobe Premiere Pro CCHandBrakeSUPERVLC
15: 10 ways you can shorten your …
Apr 18, 2017 • 40 min
There are many ways you can make your course shorter and offer the users a quicker learning experience. Nejc and Dave talk about 10 of them.Links:Master Slide Navigation
14: Our productivity workflows
Apr 1, 2017 • 56 min
Nejc and Dave talk about their personal productivity, tips regarding Storyline, projects, calendar and e-mail.
13: Course localization and translation
Mar 5, 2017 • 60 min
What do you need to be careful about when localizing a course? Also many tips about creating a course in many languages in Articulate Storyline.
12: Building your portfolio
Feb 25, 2017 • 59 min
Nejc and Dave are joined by Kristin Anthony to discuss all about building your portfolio. Why have a portfolio, what are the benefits and how do you create a great portfolio experience?Special Guest: Kristin Anthony.Links:@GoLXDesignOppiaYou’re My…
11: The Look Back
Feb 16, 2017 • 56 min
Nejc and Dave take a look back at the computers, technologies and LMSs they used and the projects they worked on in the past.Links:How to vertically scroll images in Storyline 360
10: X days in review
Feb 5, 2017 • 60 min
Nejc and Dave talk about the stuff they have been working on. Some sliders, some javascript magic and some variables.Links:Nejc’s slider tab trickDave’s javascript magic sliders and graphs
9: Course navigation
Jan 25, 2017 • 64 min
Nejc and Dave discuss many different ways navigation can be used in a course and what role it plays.Links:Dave’s Nextless Navigation VideoDave’s Custom Search in Storyline Video
8: 25 Storyline tips and tricks
Jan 15, 2017 • 58 min
Nejc and Dave talk about 25 Storyline tips and tricks to make your development ride more smooth. And there are some bonus ones too.
7: Relating to the learner
Jan 6, 2017 • 55 min
Nejc and Dave explore many different ways you can relate to your learner in your online course.Links:Cardiac Arrest EducationDrowning Simulator
6: Freeform hacking in Storyline
Dec 25, 2016 • 68 min
Nejc and Dave talk about how you can hack interactions you converted into Freeform for your specific needs. They also talk more about slider tricks you can do and how Nejc lost even more hair working on a Storyline problem.Links:Storyline 360…
5: Our Toolbox
Dec 15, 2016 • 73 min
Nejc and Dave take a deep dive into all the tools and services they use when creating courses.Links:Storyline 360HandBrakeAdobe After EffectsAdobe Premiere ProVideoScribeFinal Cut Pro XGIF Brewery 3HypeAffinity…
4: HeroLand with Richard Hill
Dec 5, 2016 • 52 min
Nejc and Dave talk to Richard Hill about his work, ideas and development of the fantastic Storyline game HeroLand.Links:HeroLandRichard Hill - Profiles - E-Learning Heroes[rlh] Design Lab – Instructional Tinkering and Development
3: More about Storyline 360
Nov 25, 2016 • 37 min
Nejc and Dave share more experiences with playing around in Storyline 360. Storyline comparison Nejc's bouncy ball concept Pixelmator for Mac Font Awesome
2: Articulate 360
Nov 15, 2016 • 57 min
Nejc and Dave take a look what is new in the Articulate 360 and what sweet updates are available in the new Storyline 360.
1: Introduction
Nov 5, 2016 • 23 min
Nejc and David share two short stories behind their eLearning career and explain what The eLearning Guys podcast is all about.