Create Your Symposium Post

Tools suggested by students in #hyperlib:

Brainshark transforms static documents like PowerPoints into dynamic, mobile-ready content. Incorporates analytics. http://www.brainshark.com/

Capzles creates multimedia stories using video, photos, blogs, and documents. http://www.capzles.com/

Comic Life is an application that offers fonts, templates, panels, balloons, captions, and lettering art. Add your images and words to produce a story in comic form and export in many formats. http://plasq.com/products/comiclife3/win

Flipboard is a personal magazine creator. Collect and share news and add social networks, publications, and blogs. https://flipboard.com/

Glogster is a social network based on the creation and sharing of Glogs – interactive posters with text, graphics, music, videos, and more. Glogster EDU was formed as a secure learning platform for teachers and students. http://edu.glogster.com/. Student-recommended video to learn to use Glogster: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ij7KTcl0QEk

Haiku Deck simplifies a message, uses images to amplify emotional impact, and keeps formatting clean and consistent. It is similar to SlideShare, but students recommend it as easier to use, with a more clean interface. https://www.haikudeck.com/

Jing® is a computer service that lets you capture basic video, animation, and still images, and share them on the web. http://www.techsmith.com/jing.html

Piktochart is an infographics creator. Choose from more than 100 themes of varying flows and formats. Customize presentations with editing tools, images, and visualization options. http://piktochart.com/

Popplet is a tool for the iPad and web to capture and organize your ideas. http://popplet.com/

Powtoon offers animation tools to immediately begin creating your own professional-looking animated explainer videos and animated presentations. http://www.powtoon.com/

Prezi is a cloud-based presentation creator that incorporates motion and zoom funtions to produce a sense of progress or motion through a story. http://prezi.com/

Quotescover turns text into typography art. http://www.quotescover.com/

Slidely produces photo and video collections in creative ways. http://slide.ly/

SuperStickies and other WigFlip tools add tags, notes, speech bubbles, and other interesting effects to presentations. http://wigflip.com/superstickies/

Tagxedo is similar to the Wordle.net service. It turns words into word clouds, with words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within a body of text. http://www.tagxedo.com/

Thinglink add links to images and video and easily create interactive websites, blogs, infographics, maps, photo albums, presentations, and more! http://www.thinglink.com/

Vecteezy is a collection of community-created vector art to use for backgrounds and presentation imagery. http://www.vecteezy.com/