Digital Storytelling

Digital Storytelling


Using cell comments in Excel (14)

Office Tips & Tricks: Embedding a Microsoft Form in a Sway

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We’ve made a couple of posts about using Microsoft Sway to create interesting and visual presentations/digital stories.

Using cell comments in Excel (10)

Office Tips & Tricks: Remix! and formatting with Sway

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If you’ve used Sway, Microsoft’s visual storytelling/presentation program you’ll know that its auto-formatting function can be a great time saver.

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Office Tips & Tricks: Adding a video to a Sway

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If you’ve already explored Microsoft Sway, you’ll know that this digital storytelling package loves visuals. You can add images, but did you know it’s also easy to add video too?
 
From the Cards pane, just select a Video card.

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Office Tips & Tricks: Create a Sway using a topic

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If you’re an Office 365 user, you may have noticed Microsoft Sway.
 
What is Sway?
Sway is a digital storytelling program/app useful for creating visual and interactive reports, presentations and stories.

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Office Tips & Tricks: Add Alt Text description to PowerPoint images

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What is Alt Text?
 
Alt Text is short for alternative text.  Alt Text can be digitally attached to PowerPoint images to briefly explain what the image is.

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Google Doodles

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Loading up Google recently, my eye was caught by the Google Doodle celebrating the Juno satellite’s amazing 5 year, 500 million mile journey to Jupiter.
I’ve long enjoyed a Google Doodle; considering them to be mini works of art.

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The Dawn of the Unread is upon us!

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Interested in Zombies, Nottingham literary figures, past and present, raising literacy levels and assessment approaches? You need to read this post by James Walker,  senior lecturer in digital humanities at NTU and editor of Dawn of the Unread.

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Digital narratives – what’s that all about, then?

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Participants travelled from near and far to take part in the Media Enhanced Special Interest Group (MELSIG) event focusing on digital narratives held at NTU on Friday 8th January.

SocMEdHE

Social Media for Learning in Higher Education Conference

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On Friday 18th December 2015 I attended this inaugural conference organised and hosted by Sheffield Hallam University.

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Office Tips and Tricks: Creating an academic poster using PowerPoint

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Academic posters have become something of a coursework and conference mainstay.

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