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Tools. Easel.ly | create and share visual ideas online. Vizualize.me: Visualize your resume in one click. 46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom. Infographics are interesting–a mash of (hopefully) easily-consumed visuals (so, symbols, shapes, and images) and added relevant character-based data (so, numbers, words, and brief sentences). The learning application for them is clear, with many academic standards–including the Common Core standards–requiring teachers to use a variety of media forms, charts, and other data for both information reading as well as general fluency. It’s curious they haven’t really “caught on” in schools considering how well they bridge both the old-form textbook habit of cramming tons of information into a small space, while also neatly overlapping with the dynamic and digital world.

So if you want to try to make infographics–or better yet have students make them–where do you start? The 46 tools below, curated by Faisal Khan, are a good place to start. 10 Tools for Creating Infographics and Visualizations. The author's posts are entirely his or her own (excluding the unlikely event of hypnosis) and may not always reflect the views of Moz. Hello there! I'm Miranda Rensch, Product Manager at SEOmoz and lover of visual communication. Communicating visually is one of the most effective ways to explain complex concepts and relationships, and can be a great way to explain your services/products and create valuable site content. I often use diagrams and whiteboarding in order to communicate new features and concepts internally with my team. I've compiled a list of tools you can use to create visualizations, or simply use to communicate visually with your teammates.

Enjoy, and feel free to add your own suggestions in the comments! Tools for creating simple infographics and data visualizations 1. Piktochart is a web-based tool that has six decent free themes (and a whole bunch more for the paid version) for creating simple visualizations. 2. 3. 4. 5. [Bonus!] Tools for diagraming and wireframing 6. Catch all of your favorite videos! | aTube Catcher Official Web Site. Download millions of videos to your PC, Cellphone, TV or IPOD from Internet and all the best video sites for free! Download videos from social web sites like MySpace™, Dailymotion™, Metacafe™, Spike™, Yahoo!

™, Globo™, RTVE™, etc; thousands of video sharing sites! ; You can export the multimedia content to your computer or your mobile device, IPAD, IPOD, PSP, GPS devices, MP4 Players, Cell Phone, Android devices, DVD, VCD, MP3, Iphone. Plenty of formats supported including 3GP, 3G2, AVI, XVID, MP4, MP3, MP2, WMA, WMV, GIF, FLAC, WAV, PSP, MPG, VOB, OGG, MOV, AVI. aTube Catcher also can burn in DVD/VCD your videos without use any other third party software. Among other features has a built-in Screen Recorder to capture what you see on your screen, even video chat sessions from Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, DVD movies,Webinars, Online Meetings, etc, or just create video/audio presentations.

All those features and more!. 100% Freeware, safe and clean!. Even better!. Requirements: Glogster - Création de posters. Tagxedo - Creator. Processing ... Personal $ Svg $20 ✓ Up to $75 merchandises for personal use. Merchandise $ License to use artwork in merchandises (T-Shirt, Mug, poster, etc). Total Value of Merchandises: USD$ × 25% Royalty fee capped at $8 Minimum, $225 Maximum Single Use $ License for single-purpose non-merchandising use. Unlimited $ Unlimited personal or commercial use.

Custom $TBD Custom license, with terms subject to prior arrangement. Please contact licensing@tagxedo.com for more information By accepting this license, you agree to the Tagxedo's Terms of Service, and you agree that you have acquired the right to use the source image to create the Tagxedo artwork, and that you indemnify and hold harmless Tagxedo and its employees and officers from any harm are liability that may incur. Please contact licensing@tagxedo.com if you have any question. D3.js - Data-Driven Documents. Honest Buildings, a Sort of Yelp and Linkedin for Architecture, Launches today.

Honest Buildings/Screen capture How do you know if a building is really green? If you are a prospective tenant looking for space, an employee looking for a healthy environment, or you are just interested in architecture and design, where do you go? How do you find out what people think of the places they work? As of today, you can go to Honest Buildings, a startup that lets you "See what's happening inside buildings and connect with people who live, work and spend time there.

" Founder Riggs Kubiak described it in Forbes: Online reviews have already transformed many industries. Honest buildings/Screen capture Data on 50,000 buildings containing over 10 billion square feet have already been listed on the site, although there is not much to be gleaned other than the basics at this point; I checked out Discovery Headquarters above and there are the basics about it being LEED Platinum; the site is brand new and there are not a lot of reviews and comments yet.

Honest Buildings/Screen capture. Tutorial: Using Templates to Create Content in Google Earth. Creating Compelling Google Earth Description Balloons « GeoChalkboard. Posted on May 22, 2008. Filed under: Google Earth, KML | In this post I’m going to cover the topic of creating compelling Google Earth description balloons for your placemarks. These descriptive balloons are a fantastic way of communicating information to your users, and can include HTML, text, images, videos, hyperlinks, and pretty much anything else that you would like to portray to users.

Because of the diversity of content that can be included in a description balloon, they tend to make excellent teaching tools, and have been used as such by National Geographic, Greenpeace, Global Heritage Fund, Earthwatch, and many others. KML for BalloonsWe’ll start with some basic information about how these balloons are created in KML. Notice that we are assigning an id of ‘sn_ywl-blank’ to the <Style> element. The <BalloonStyle> element has a number of child elements that are used to control the content and display characteristics of the items including in our descriptive balloon. Like this: Earth Outreach. The spreadsheet-to-KML tool featured in the Spreadsheet Mapper 2.0 tutorial allows you to use six ready-made balloon designs. But you can also use the tool's simple HTML templating system to modify our designs, create your own, or import/export templates.

This tutorial will explain the various parts of a template, and how to edit them. Template Anatomy Template Name - Defines the name of a template (e.g., "Wide Photo", Text Photo Banner", "WWF template"). Example: Template #3 Live preview of a template The box below is a live preview of Template #3 ("Text Photo Banner") from the starter spreadsheet in the Spreadsheet Mapper 2.0 tutorial. Screenshot of a sample placemark This screenshot shows a sample placemark using Template #3, and where the different types of variables are used in the template. Balloon HTML Layout The "static" and "unique variables" below, wrapped in {curly_brackets}, are color-coded to match the balloon screenshot above. Editing templates Jump to Modifying an existing template. Blogger for Dummies. ActionScript® Toolbox. Basic tutorials - Google Fusion Tables Help.

Create with Fusion Tables These tutorials step you through using Fusion Tables’ features to accomplish neat things with your data. See what others have done in the Example Gallery. Basic tutorials Get started using Fusion Tables: Create a map Turn a table of locations into a map. Create: a business card layout Convert a table of data into a customized display Customize and filter Create a chart, customize your maps, learn about cards, create filters and summaries of your data. Share and publish Make your data accessible to others, publish Fusion Tables visualizations. Extending your knowledge Gathering data Create: Collaborative data gathering Give everyone their own table to update, while keeping the eagle-eye view on all of it.

Maps Make an intensity map with custom boundaries Display polygons in different colors according to values in your data. Publishing / Embedding Embed visualizations in Google Sites Work around the JavaScript restrictions in Google Sites Merge tricks Search Clear search.