Build a web booklet from your own content or convert an existing PDF. Our design tool is code free, drag and drop simple. One click publishing to multiple locations on the web and a curated classroom web booklet gallery. Online Free Flash Pageflipper. Lulu - Self Publishing, Book Printing and Publishing Online. REVISED: February 13, 2014 Lulu is a community for creators of remarkable works.
BookletCreator - create a booklet from a PDF document. Scribblitt - Make Your Own Book - Kids Self Publishing. My Book. PDF to Flash page flip - flipping book software. How to Make Good Ideas “Stick”: Six Ways to Make Your Writing and Designs More Memorable. If you’ve read Malcolm Gladwell’s The Tipping Point, then you probably remember him talking about “stickiness,” the process by which ideas stick in a global consciousness.
(And if you haven’t read Gladwell’s book, go read it!) Authors Chip Heath and Dan Heath took the idea a bit further and wrote an entire book on just that idea: Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. Stickiness is a critical design technique for causing people to remember what you make. If you are an advertiser, marketing professional, small business owner, or just some dude with an important message to share, stickiness is a concept that you’ll want to familiarize yourself with. If you want to make a difference, you want your ideas to be sticky.
Authors Lidwell, Holden, and Butler, who wrote the fantastic book Universal Principles of Design, identify six key areas in which you can make your ideas sticky (or, memorable, lodged in your reader-viewers’ minds). #1: SimplicityIdeas that stick are simple. Self-Publishing and the Decline of Literary Standards. By Autumn ThatcherGuest Blog PostAutumn’s Blog A few weeks ago, I sat down for tea with a local musician I was interviewing for the Salt Lake Tribune.
Ironically, we began our conversation by discussing writing rather than music. “Did you read that article about that 29-year-old author who is a millionaire now from publishing her own books?” My musical companion asked me, her eyebrows arched, her eyes wide and staring at me incredulously. I dropped my tape recorder in shock. My interviewee proceeded to fill me in on Amanda Hocking, a young author who indeed made millions off of self-publishing her novels on Kindle. ISSUU - You Publish.
The Alliance for Networking Visual Culture. Scribd. Layar Creator - Welcome to Interactive Print. Features. Discovery Education Web2012 : Web 2.0 Tools - Presentation Tools. HTML5 Document Embedding. Padlet (Wallwisher) Mural.ly - Google Docs for Visual People. How To Make Your Own Books From Wikipedia. The Wikimedia Foundation home page says – Imagine a world in which every single human being can freely share in the sum of all knowledge.
With nearly 3 million articles in the English version alone Wikipedia along with its sister wikis is an Alibaba’s treasure trove of information. Now, Wikipedia gives us a chance to take this information and use it as one of the oldest forms we have known ““ the humble book. It is just the Wikimedia Foundation’s attempt to make “˜human knowledge’ accessible to everyone”¦online and now also offline. It started off with the German Wikipedia last year and now since February 26th it has moved onto the English version too. To capsulize the process, users can collate the article pages of their choice and create a book from this existing material through a simple link available in Wikipedia.
How to create a Digital Publishing Culture. Over the last few weeks a few of our staff have begun experimenting with the potential of digital publishing using ePub, both for students and teachers.
We are excited about the possibilities, and we imagine digital publishing being used for: Students publishing their own fiction writing within the school communityStudents creating images and videos to embed into written documents (i.e., student developed 'Khan Academy')Teachers creating integrated digital resources to share promising practices (i.e., multimedia teaching materials)Teachers creating unit guides for students (combination of text, visuals, videos and links) Why create ePubs? Make Your Own E-Books with Pandoc. As devices for reading e-books proliferate, it increasingly makes sense to make publications available in an e-book.
There are a number of cases in which you might do this: If you have a blog and want to make the best posts into an e-book. For example, sociologist Kieran Healy created an e-book of posts from his blog.If you have content in one format that you want to read as an e-book instead. For example, our own Mark Sample took the open-access book Hacking the Academy and turned it into several versions of an e-book for Nooks, iPads, and Kindles.If you want to give your readers the option to read your content as an e-book. For example, I’m the web editor for The Journal of Southern Religion. Making an e-book can be easy—almost trivially easy—using Pandoc, a tool I’ve written about earlier on ProfHacker. Paper.li – Be a publisher.
PagePlus – Desktop Publishing. Mike Matas: A next-generation digital book. PDF to Word Free Online. Movenote. Create HTML5 Interactive Presentations, Animations, infographics & banners - HTML5 Presenter by Easy WebContent. Make Your Images Interactive - ThingLink. Upload & Share PowerPoint presentations and documents. Silk - Publish your collections of information.