- Stalk other online courses and see how they’re presenting content- like in this elearning example
- Avoid the Frankencourse. Rapid authoring tools are powerful because they remove a lot of the programming requirements. But because they often use media created from multiple applications the courses tend to get that disjointed Frankencourse look
- Don’t stick with the defaults. By default you get a standard player with a sidebar menu. Don’t stick with the defaults. It makes your course look just like all the rest.