How to Create Complex Animations in Articulate Storyline 360
Animations can create an engaging atmosphere for the learners while training. Applying a few animations, transitions motion paths to normal slides will make it more realistic by bringing the objects, content, images, and characters to life.
Animation plays an important role in eLearning content development:
• Animation has the power of visualizing the content in an effective way.
• Animation has the potential to bring out the best in the learners and improve knowledge retention.
• Animations help in simplifying complex concepts.
• Animations add value and engagement to your e-learning experience making online learning an interactive platform for learners.
Animation in Storyline 360:
A few of the entry and exit animations provided in Articulate Storyline 360 are Fade, Grow, Fly, Random Bars, Spin, Spin & Grow, Grow & Spin, Float, Zoom, Split, Swivel, Wipe, Bounce, Shape, Wheel, and Motion Paths that can control the movements of the objects moving across linear or non-linear directions.
The Storyline also provides slide transitions like Fade, Push, Split, Random Bars, Circle, Diamond, Plus, In, Out, Uncover, Cover, Newsflash, Dissolve, Checkerboard, Binds, Clock, Zoom.
In addition, the Storyline provides slide layers which helps to develop complex interactions in a better way. Splitting the content and objects using slide layers makes it easier to develop and animate complex interactions.