Articulate Storyline 2 Vs. Articulate Studio ’13

Create online and mobile courses with the world’s favorite
e-learning authoring tools.

Create interactive courses with Articulate Storyline 2.

Articulate Storyline 2 makes it easy to create any interactive e-learning you can imagine. Designed for simplicity and power, it’s the only e-learning authoring software that grows with you.

Build presentation-based courses with Articulate Studio ’13.

Use the Articulate Studio ’13 suite if you want to create presentation-based e-learning quickly and easily. Articulate Studio is ideal for people who want to quickly transform PowerPoint slides into an online course.

Capabilities
Studio Pro Studio ’13 Pro
Storyline 2
Storyline 2
Author slides
Author slides

With Articulate Studio, you author slides in PowerPoint. With Articulate Storyline, you author slides in Storyline.

In PowerPoint
In Storyline 2
Narrate slides
Narrate slides

With Articulate Studio, you narrate slides in PowerPoint. With Articulate Storyline, you narrate slides in Storyline.

In PowerPoint
In Storyline 2
Annotate PowerPoint slides
Annotate PowerPoint slides

With its PowerPoint-based authoring environment, Articulate Studio includes an optimized workflow for annotating PowerPoint slides.

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Author pre-built interactions with Articulate Engage
Author pre-built interactions with
Articulate Engage

Create interactions by filling out a form in Engage. Your content populates a pre-built interaction.

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Work with existing PowerPoint content
Work with existing PowerPoint content

With Articulate Studio, you work directly in PowerPoint. With Articulate Storyline, you import PowerPoint slides, then work with the content in Storyline.

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Add motion paths
Add motion paths

You can add motion paths in both Articulate Presenter (via PowerPoint) and Articulate Storyline 2. However, only Storyline 2 lets you trigger motion paths to start anywhere on the timeline or in response to learner actions, and from an object’s initial or current position.

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Create screen recordings
Create screen recordings

You can create screen recordings with Articulate Replay or with Articulate Storyline.

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Create e-learning videos
Add videos with Articulate Replay

Create professional-looking videos in Articulate Replay, then add them to an Articulate Studio or Articulate Storyline course.

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Publish to iPad and HTML5
Publish to iPad and HTML5

Publish to HTML5 or to the Articulate Mobile Player app so learners can view content on their iPads and other non-Flash devices.

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Publish to Android tablets
Publish to Android tablets

Articulate Storyline lets you publish to HTML5 and Articulate Mobile Player for Android.

Articulate Studio lets you publish to Articulate Mobile Player for Android.

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Create any interaction
Create any interaction you can imagine

Only Articulate Storyline includes slide layers, triggers, and states—the revolutionary features that let you create virtually any type
of interactivity.

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Create conditional interactivity
Create conditional interactivity

Only Articulate Storyline has variables, so you can create conditional interactivity without any programming.

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Add built-in interactive objects
Add built-in interactive objects

Only Articulate Storyline includes pre-built interactive objects, including buttons, hotspots, sliders, markers, lightboxes, data-entry fields, and mouse objects.

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Create software simulations
Create software simulations

Only Articulate Storyline lets you create software simulations. Record your screen session once, and insert view, try, or test slides
without re-recording.

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Customize your workspace
Customize your workspace

Only Articulate Storyline 2 lets you move the trigger, slide layer, states, notes, scenes, and timeline panels anywhere on your desktop or even to a second monitor.

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Protect work with AutoRecovery
Protect work with AutoRecovery

Only Articulate Storyline 2 protects you from losing unsaved work, picking up right where you left off if it closes unexpectedly.

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Work in your local language
Work in your local language

Only Storyline 2 is available in English, Chinese, German, French, and Spanish.

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