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Trio Sparks Creativity With Easy Multimedia Collages. Mashups.

Trio Sparks Creativity With Easy Multimedia Collages

That’s what the kids are into these days, and a brand new app called Trio is making the process of creating them swift and dead simple. Mashups — compiling different multimedia elements into a single overarching message — sounds cool but it is not the easiest thing to accomplish, especially when you’re gathering material from disparate sources. Trio, a hybrid social networking and creative app, provides artistic elements that cater to nearly every taste to let you easily find and remix images, videos, animated GIFs, looping videos and music. Elements come from Instagram, Vine, Giphy, iTunes and movie clips. Achieve any attitude you want with your creation, depending on what you include and juxtapose into your work.

Of course, you do not have to use any of the packaged materials for your mashup. The social aspect of Trio facilitates connections and interactions with other Trio users. And of course, you can like, favorite and follow to your heart’s content. . ➤ Trio [iOS] Five Good Online Tools for Creating Infographics. In my previous post shared some advice from Randy Krum, author of Cool Infographics, about creating infographics.

Five Good Online Tools for Creating Infographics

In his book Randy devotes a chapter to design tools. Many of the tools used by professional designers cost hundreds or thousands of dollars. But you don't have to spend anything if you want your students to try their hands at creating a data visualization in the form of an infographic. Here are five free tools that your students can use to create infographics. is an online tool for creating interactive charts, graphs, and interactive infographic posters. provides a canvas on which you can build your own infographic by dragging and dropping pre-made design elements. Piktochart provides seven free infographic templates. Coggle. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: infographic.

How to make infographics in powerpoint 2010. The 16 best tools to make awesome Inforgraphics. Lilach Lilach is the founder and driving force behind Socialable, and highly regarded on the world speaker circuit.

The 16 best tools to make awesome Inforgraphics

Forbes and Number 10 Downing Street have even been graced by her presence! In a nutshell, she’s a hugely connected and highly influential serial entrepreneur – the embodiment of Digitelligence.Listed in Forbes as one of the top 20 women social media power influencers and likewise as one of the top social media power influencers, she is one of the most dynamic personalities in the social media market, she actively leverages ethical online marketing for her clients and for Socialable. After launching her first business within three years of becoming a mother, her financial success was recognised by being a finalist at the Best MumPreneur of the Year Awards, presented at 10 Downing Street.

When Lilach isn’t working she enjoys spending time with her family and is an avid fan of Zumba. Great Infographics for Language Teachers Part 1. Infographics are great learning materials.

Great Infographics for Language Teachers Part 1

The colourful graphics, clear text and their size make them ideal for classroom integration. I have been posting some of the ones I deem educationl to help teachers leverage this resource to create engaging, relevant and personalized learning experiences in their classes. In this regard, I am introducing you today to a series made up of four parts all containing the best infograpgics about English language teaching and learning. Due to their size we could not embed all the infographics in one post instead we distributed them on four posts with each one of them containing links to other posts to make it easy for you to navigate the four posts without having to move away.

Teachers can print them out and pin them on the class wall for students to access throughout the whole year. Part One ( scroll down to read the content of this part) Create interactive infographics - Infographics. INFOGRAPHIC TUTORIAL. INFOGRAPHIC TUTORIAL. How To Create Outstanding Modern Infographics.

In this tutorial you will learn that data doesn't have to be boring, it can be beautiful!

How To Create Outstanding Modern Infographics

Learn how to use various graph tools, illustration techniques and typography to make an accurate and inspiring infographic in Adobe Illustrator. 1. Set Up Your Document Step 1 Start by using the Rectangle Tool (M) to draw a shape. Step 2 The entire design is based on a grid of four columns. Step 3 Condense the shape so it fits within the left-most guide and centre guide. Step 4 Move the shape over to the right and add another guide to the centre here. Step 5 Using the Rectangle Tool (M) draw a thin white box on the centre line that will be the width of the gap between the columns. Step 6 Repeat the process for the other columns with your final result being below. 2.

I like to place the most important graphics first and work-in the ancillary charts and graphs afterwards. Early on you can experiment with placing a main graphic that will help give the piece some visual interest.