Traditional Desktop Publishing Apps
Allows you to publish books, newsletters, and magazines to a professional looking page turn interface that is iPad and iPod compatible. Lets you distribute your writing to a world wide audience.
A web-based drag and drop publishing app, enabling anyone to create stunning content for print and digital.
Free digital magazine creation platform. Add images, photos, videos, animations and audio. Customize and publish for desktop and mobile devices.
Convert PDFs into stylish page flip books. FlipSnack is a page flip software that enables you to create stylish digital flipping books out of your PDF documents.
An interesting service that you can use to turn your PDFs into multimedia documents. The basic idea behind the service is that you can upload PDFs and add pictures, links, and videos that are displayed when students read your PDF through the Active Textbook viewer. While reading your PDF through Active Textbook students can highlight, draw, and add comments to the document.
Scribd lets you publish and discover documents online. It is like a big online library where anyone can upload. There are all sorts of other features that make it easy and fun to publish, convert, embed, analyze, and read documents. Part of the idea behind Scribd is that everyone has a lot of documents sitting around on their computers that only they can read. With Scribd we hope to unlock this information by putting it on the web.
Allows you to convert the content of a webpage into an ePub format to read on your tablet, phone, or other ereader device. dotEPUB can be used as a browser bookmarklet in Firefox, Safari, Opera, and Chrome.
Create and share a quick document
Content creation tool . The Web app now allows users to embed content from the Web, like videos, audio clips, maps and more.The updated version of the app lets you paste the HTML embed code from online interactive media — think content from YouTube, Vine, Flickr and Giphy, OneDrive documents and Google Maps — and add it to your Sways.
Canva gives you everything you need to easily turn ideas into stunning designs. Create designs for Web or print: blog graphics, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers, posters, invitations and so much more.
Flash based WYSIWYG layout editor for creating
your own page based presentations . Free version allows for projects under 512k in storage size
Amazing all-in one content creation and publishing web app. Sadly Adobe has stopped development.
A simple one-step app that lets you create, save, and publish beautiful online flyers within seconds.
Magazine focused web curation app
SimpleBooklet allows you to easily create your own compelling web based projects, walkthroughs, presentations, and class reports that you can post on your class website, blog, social network or just share directly from simplebooklet.com.
Online digital scrapbooking tool. Mixbook’s editor is the most customizable and flexible photo book application.
A new service that is part multimedia book authoring tool and part social network. On Widbook you can create a digital book that contains text, images, and videos. Widbook is collaborative because you can invite others to make contributions to your books.
Online resume maker
ePortfolio that helps students collect, track and showcase a lifetime of learning and achievement, and recommend pathways for continuous success.
Easy-to-use, intuitive online tool for creating a resume. Changing styles, managing different resumes for different employers, and creating web-based and PDF versions takes only a few clicks.
Lets you easily create resumes. It’s one of the easiest tools out there — students can quickly make a PDF.
Infographics - Data Visualizations
Information graphics, or infographics, are visual representations of information, data or knowledge.
Converts boring numbers into enjoyable, animated and interactive graphics. Watch the video to the right given by Gapminder founder Hans Rosling as he vividly explains the importance of data and its interpretation.
Data visualisation tools from IBM. Site allows users to upload data and then produce graphic representations for others to view and comment upon.
Gallery of interactive graphics from corporate elearning to multimedia journalism
Community for exploring, sharing, creating, and promoting data visualizations
Create a infographic style resume
Interactive charts tools and Infographics
Drag and Drop pre-designed themes and vector assets onto your canvas for easy creation and customization of rich infographics.
Data visualization tool
A one-stop shop for building, designing and customizing visually attractive infographics
Scale of the Universe
Lets you experience the known Universe in proportion - from the smallest sub-atomic particles to the size of the entire universe.
Awe-inspiring animation that definitely puts things into perspective.
Mashups - Online Curation and
Online poster maker
Takes virtually any topic or keyword that you enter and creates a Web page filled with articles and photographs grabbed from news sites, Twitter, YouTube, and a variety of other sources. You can customize your page with different layouts and change each section of the page to point to specific sources of information. When you're done, you can save your page and publish it or share it with other people.
A mashup tool you can use to collect webpages, images, music, videos, web widgets, files, documents, code, and more in one central spot. You can add, annotate, cluster, layer, pan, resize, tweet, embed and share the content you've collected.
A tool for online curation that does it all – clipping, aggregation and sharing web content. Click here to view a Sample Bundlr
Often described as Tumblr without the blog. It offers users the opportunity to “be the curator of your favorite topic” and suggests that visitors use the site to “create your topic-centric media by collecting gems among relevant social media streams. Publish it to people sharing the same interest.”
If this, then that. It allows anyone to set up a chain of conditional actions between a wide variety of web services, like "If I post a photo to Flickr, save it to my Dropbox." it's a great example of a whole paradigm of DIY mashups. As Blogger and WordPress were to self-publishing and YouTube was to video publishing, so ifttt could be to working with interlinked web applications for everyday people.
Tag Cloud Generator
Creates Tag clouds or word clouds to nicely visualize the different links on a website.
Tagxedo is a Interactive Wordle (Word Puzzle) Creator made in Silverlight. The twist is that you can upload images for the word cloud to morph around.
Hyperlinked word clouds. Very similar to Wordle - you create word clouds the difference for this site is all words in your cloud are hyperlinked to a google search.
A cool tool to visually explore word relationships. Just type in a term and watch a 3D orbiting galaxy of words and their associations evolve Click on any word to move it to the center of the galaxy, then click on it again and watch the globe populate with tagged images from Flickr.
Gapminder Infographics Info