30 Websites with Awesome Mascots Catchy, memorable brand names and stylish logos are assets to any budding business, but a mascot has unique appeal that can foster a friendly, personal relationship between company and customer. For businesses that are primarily web-based enterprises with very little face-to-face interaction with customers, mascots are an especially good way to put a smiling face in front of your clients, develop positive sentiments, and create a good rapport. Below are some of the web’s best website mascots. Bonifac ChubbyGrub
Textures, Inspiration, and Exploration These eight textures have a foundation of water droplets on windows. I added some other subtle grunge to add some more depth of surfacing and tone. Each one is 4500×3000… File Size: 23.4 MB Top 100 Tools for Learning 2014 Completely revised and updated, the 2015 GUIDEBOOK will provide you with even more information about each of the tools on the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015 list – to help you make use of them for personal learning as well as for your professional practice. Each tool page includes basic information (website, cost, availability as well as their rankings on the list 2007-2015) – as displayed on the web pageskey features together with screenshot(s)links to useful free guides and resources Note, each tool could be a book in itself, but to ensure this is a manageable resource, it’s been kept as succinct as possible. Some tools are discussed on just on one page, whilst others take 3 or 4 pages. [Preview a couple of pages and tools in the Guidebook, by selecting preview underneath the book image.]
JOBS: Multimedia Artists and Animators Multimedia artists and animators create animation and visual effects for television, movies, video games, and other media. What Multimedia Artists and Animators Do Multimedia artists and animators create animation and visual effects for television, movies, video games, and other forms of media. Work Environment Multimedia artists and animators held about 68,900 jobs in 2012. In 2012, about 57 percent of workers were self-employed. Phonics and Learning to Read I have created a whole learn to read curriculum. (see McGuffey Readers on the Robinson page–These are what I used to teach my kids to read. I describe how I did it on the preschool page. And here is another mom’s description of how she taught her kids to read.
10 Useful Web Apps for Designers DesignWoop welcomes this guest post by Tomas Laurinavicius. Since the iPhone and iPad entered the market you can hear lots of news about apps for these devices. Tons of apps available today and you can find everything you want. Three Tips for Classroom Blogging Projects Posted by Bill Ferriter on Wednesday, 08/27/2014 Just getting back to school with your students? Interested in trying to pull off a classroom blogging project this year? Then these three tips -- based on almost ten years of trying to make blogging a part of the work that my students do in the classroom -- might be useful to you: Tip One: Create ONE Cause-Driven Classroom Blog
Cardboard Virtual Reality Virtual Reality Studio Vrse Appoints Former Rdio CEO As Its New COO By Janko Roettgers Former Rdio CEO Drew Larner has landed a new gig at Vrse, the virtual reality startup co-founded by renowned music video director Chris Milk. In conjunction with the appointment, Vrse also announced… Watch: Stephen Colbert Mocks Virtual Reality on ‘Late Show’ By Todd Spangler
Welcome to the Don Potter.net Wide Interest Web Site Nationwide Educational Reform Campaign Sponsored by Donald L. Potter Don teaching Blend Phonics Unit 14 with cursive 40+ Digital Painting Tutorials You Should Study Tutorials September 8, 2010 Painting is one masterly form of art that technology has helped elevate. Not only are effects more easily and better achieved, but design software has also made this art form even more accessible to a designer with a computer, an eye for detail and a genuine desire to learn. If you’re one of those designers who aspire to create digitally painted artwork like these, we think you’d learn more than a thing or two in this collection of tutorials.