Close your eyes and imagine that you have just created the best PowerPoint presentation of your life. You think to yourself, this presentation is really awesome, but it would be amazing if I could make this interactive by adding a survey, or quiz. Then, because you like to dream big you realize you want to add this presentation to your school’s website and share it with the rest of the world.
Everyone knows that a picture is worth a thousand words, but are some pictures worth more than others? Well, according to a recent study lead by Harvard some pictures are actually worth 500 billion words! High quality and well edited photos are one of the easiest ways to take your website up a notch. A study by Stanford University points out that many users find websites to be more credible based on the quality of their images.
These day kids don’t simply go online; they are online.
Today’s “plugged-in” children are busy texting, playing video games, streaming video and connecting with their friends on social networking sites. While digital media and the Internet seem to be second nature for school aged kids, understanding how to interact responsibly in the Web 2.0 world isn’t.