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authoring program

Software that allows for the creation of tutorials, CBT courseware, websites, CD-ROMs and other interactive programs. Authoring packages generally provide high-level visual tools that enable a complete system to be designed without writing any programming code, although a proprietary authoring language may also be included. See Web authoring software and HTML editor.
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Note that some CD authoring programs also include an audio recording feature.
Sinclair also includes a valuable list of authoring programs for the various Web technologies mentioned.
Web pages can be developed by writing the hypertext markup language (HTML) or using a web authoring program that generates the HTML.
It is true that if you want to create specific multimedia applications, there are several software programs that can do the job; however, no other multimedia authoring program has the power and ease of use to create multiple multimedia applications from the same software without any programming.
When the authoring program HyperCard was developed for the Macintosh, Burkett did not eat or sleep for four days until he had taught himself scripting and had the basics of a glaze program.
Sony Media Software has upgraded its Vegas nonlinear video and audio editing system and DVD Architect authoring program. These two applications form the core of the new Vegas+DVD Production Suite, specifically upgraded for HDV, which also includes a Dolby Digital AC-3 multi-channel encoder for 5.1 surround output.
EZedia Inc.'s eZediaQTI (www.ezedia.com) is a cross-platform interactive QuickTime authoring program for creating rich Internet content and movies.
Course developers often create structured content outside the LMS using a mainstream multimedia authoring program or programming environment, then link to that content from inside the LMS shell.
This technique also helps you to be a creative as possible, rather than letting the technology of hand-coded HTML (or the idiocyncrasies of your favorite web page authoring program) to get in the way of trying out alternative color, layout and type solutions.
Do you use a Web authoring program, or WAP (not to be confused with Wireless Application Protocol), to design or build Web sites or pages?
It will be the authoring program I use this fall, so that problem has been solved.
These algorithms are seamlessly integrated into Johnson-Grace's authoring program, ART Press, which enables publishers to compress any image with a single mouse click.