The Best of eLearning in July 2016


July includes many fun things to celebrate: National Ice Cream Day, Independence Day in the US, Take Your Plants for a Walk Day (I’m not sure how this holiday works), a new upgrade for Lectora® 16, and more. If all those things weren’t enough fun for you, keep reading. I’ve collected some of the top articles from this month and shared them with you here.Top Articles:Behind the Scenes of a Winning eLearning CourseKarlis Sprogis and the team behind created a fantastic responsive game for one of our Trivantis® Community contests. Check out this Q&A with Karlis about the development process.Tips From Laura Overton at LUC 2016Laura Overton, Founder and CEO of Towards Maturity, joined us in Fort Lauderdale this year as the keynote speaker for the 2016 Lectora User Conference. She shared many tips for supporting overall business productivity, learner engagement, and staff engagement.Freebie Friday: Storyboard TemplateI couldn’t do a “Best of” the month roundup without including this great freebie! Download a free template for all your storyboarding needs.Ah, Wilderness: Outdoorsy Lectora TemplatesOur friends over at the eLearning Brothers shared these great wilderness-themed Lectora games and interactions this month. Considering the heat and humidity in our home city this month, I think the eLearning Brothers summed it up perfectly in their post: “This summer, go outdoors by staying indoors with these fun and useful Lectora templates! It’s like the real outdoors… but with less bugs!”Featured Community Post of the Month:A Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Mobile App With LectoraSergey Snegirev, Lectora customer and longtime, highly active Trivantis Community member, joined us for a free webinar to explain the process behind building a mobile app using Lectora 16. Check out the recording in the Community now!If anyone did participate in Take Your Plants for a Walk Day, I’d love to hear about it. In the meantime, download a free trial of Lectora and play around with some of the new things you learned from this Best of eLearning monthly post.