7.2 Digital Presentation

These are tools used in presenting ideas, concepts and knowledge in general. In teaching and coaching, they reinforce explanations given in the text, images, audio or videos. In developing one’s digital presentation, you will be required to think through your ideas and effective select the appropriate tools, that will enhance and add meaning to your teaching / presentation.

Overview

Tool Name Description Youtube Link Weblink
Prezi Professional presentation tool https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2cm-2NHRBk www.prezi.com
MindMeister Create, edit and share mind maps online   www.mindmeister.com
Vyond Create videos for your business, online animation software https://youtu.be/tR50jRU7KZc www.vyond.com
Slideshare Hosting service for professional content including presentations, infographics, documents and videos   www.slideshare.net
XMind Professional mind mapping and brainstorming tool   www.xmind.com
Animoto Digital tool that allows you to create high-quality videos in a short-time and from any mobile device   www.animoto.com
Thinglink Create interactive images   www.thinglink.com
Coggle Collaborative Mind Maps and Flow Charts   www.coggle.it

Overview 2

Tool name Description Weblink
Canva Create collages, chats, marketing promotions or infographics with their easy-to-use software www.canva.com
Easel.ly Design and share visual infographics online www.easel.ly
Gliffy Create up to five public diagrams, flowcharts or org charts a month for free www.gliffy.com
Google Charts Turn your data into powerful charts and graphs Google Charts
Piktochart Use premade templates and design elements to create your own infographic https://piktochart.com
Pixlr Allows you to edit any photos or graphics for free pixlr.com/de/
Venngage Present your data through infographics https://venngage.com
Wordle Create word clouds to illustrate different themes or ideal clusers www.wordle.net
Unsplash Freely usable images

https://unsplash.com

Diagrams.net You can use it as a flowchart maker, network diagram software, to create UML online, as an ER diagram tool, to design database schema, to build BPMN online, as a circuit diagram maker, and more. draw.io can import .vsdx, Gliffy™ and Lucidchart™ files .

https://www.diagrams.net

Digital Presentation Tools

Digital Presentation Tools

Mentimeter

Brief Description:

Interact with your audience using real-time voting. No installations or downloads required - and it's free! It's a tool which allows to create more interactive and engaging sessions. One can create interactive presentations, live polling, word clouds, quizzes and some more in order to create a more impactful presentation. It is suitable for all type of educations and business meetings.

Specifications:

Target group
Larger groups of students or workshop participants
Functionalities
  • Feedback
  • Votings
  • Brainstorming
  • Q&A
  • Reporting via pdf or excel
Formats Web, mobile App
Requirements Internet
License / Cost
limited free, educational account
Limitations
 
Link to Tool https://www.mentimeter.com

Example of application:

Additional format/references:

Help Center and additional resources

Digital Presentation Tools

Prezi

Brief Description:

Prezi helps you to create inspiring, engaging visuals in minutes and meaningful remote or classroom learning experiences for you and your students. You can also appear alongside them as you present. Record to share later or go live with your favorite videoconferencing tools.

Specifications:

Target group
Presenter, teacher & lecturer
Functionalities
  • Video
  • Design
  • Present
  • Powerpoint converter
Formats Windows, Mac, Web or Desktop
Requirements Internet
License / Cost

Basic - free

Pro - from 14€/month

Educators - from 3€/month

Limitations
 
Link to Tool https://prezi.com/

Example of application:

Additional format/references: