New- Portfoliogen Allows You to Create and Download Your Portfolios in PDF Format October, 2014Portfoliogen is a great web tool for teachers. It allows teachers to create their own customized portfolio webpage. This means that you have a user friendly platform designed specifically to host and organize all your materials into one place. You can also share your portfolio with your colleagues and peers using the generated URL. Some of features of PortfoliogenHere is a list of the main features that Portfoliogen offers to its users :It is freeIt is easy and simple to useIt lets users create Portfolio onlineIt generates a personal URL for each portfolio createdIt lets users post information, certifications, work related photos and many moreIt allows users to upload documents and add work related links to use useful websitesUsers can customize the design and layout of their webpageToday, Portfoliogen.com has launched a new feature allowing members to download their content and show their artifacts locally in a variety of formats including PDF, PowerPoint, and Flash.
8 Instagram Tools to Create, Manage, and Analyze Your Marketing Results : Social Media Examiner Are you ready to improve your Instagram marketing? Wondering which tools can help you? To build a successful Instagram marketing presence, you need to have the right tools for the job. The Best Web Tools for Students to Create Visually Powerful Digital Resumes and Portfolios April 9, 2014 I am sharing with you some wonderful web tools that you and your students can use to showcase your work and create great digital portfolios. 1- About.me About.me is a great web tool that allows you to create a digital page where you can highlight your achievements and assets and show people and potential job recruiters your strengths and academic accomplishments. About.me provides you with a variety of templates and backgrounds to customize and use for your resume.
How hotels can localise their website to compete with Airbnb - Tnooz The “Live There” campaign from Airbnb reveals an intention to target a new demographic – after traditionally looking to connect with Millennials, it is now marketing to families. NB This is a viewpoint by Richard Holmes, a specialist travel copywriter. The ad is all about Airbnb’s proposition that immersive, local experiences are more rewarding than traditional, tourist activities. Their message is clear and confident: why act like a tourist when you can live like a local? This whole idea of experiencing destinations like a local has become a major travel trend in recent years.
5 Terrific Web Tools to Create Academic Digital Portfolios January 5 , 2014 Digital portfolios are great ways for students to showcase their work and keep track of their learning. There are now a wide variety of web tools that allow users to easily create digital portfolios and share them with others. In a previous post here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning I featured a few of these tools and today I am adding more to this list. 1- Pathbrite Pathbrite is a wonderful platform that allows users to create academic digital portfolios using different media. Pathbrite offers different templates for users to choose from and each portfolio can include things like : Google Docs, letters, Youtube and Vimeo videos, transcripts, popular social media websites like Facebook, LinkedIn.
Digital Travel Trend Report and Statistics 2016 SEO - Pi Datametrics Globally, we spend more on travel related goods than in any other industry. This is supported by consistent growth in digital travel sales across the board in every region, and by organic search, as people are increasingly searching and increasingly buying online. Digital Travel Statistics: Online Growth By the end of 2015, digital travel sales in Western Europe totalled $152 billion, up 8.0% from the previous yearWorldwide digital travel sales totalled more than $533 billion in 2015By 2019, worldwide digital travel sales will top $762 billion [Data from Emarketer] Digital travel sales are up in every region globally
10 tricks for innovative student/teacher presentations We’ve all seen presentations — from students and from colleagues — that leave a lot to be desired. There’s the one where the presenter wants to play with all the bells and whistles in the presentation, so we get different transitions, different fonts, different sound effects. There’s the one with too much information on the slide. These are the ones where it would take you longer to read the slides than time allotted for the presentation. Then there are the great ones. The ones that cause you to think and react more than they cause you to work to gather content. Plant a Question, Grow Answers! Generate a live word cloud with your audience. Topic (required) Type the topic of your new AnswerGarden. This can be a question or a topic, such as: "What do you think of my website?"
6 Great Digital Storytelling Apps to Use with Your Students Here are some excellent iPad apps to enhance students creativity through digital storytelling. These are among the best apps teachers have been using with their students to create, narrate, and share stories. Using these apps students will be able to tell their own stories using a variety of multimedia materials that include: images, characters, avatars, photos, audio recordings, video clips and many more. The editing and creation functionalities differ from one app to the other but overall, the process is fairly simple and student friendly: