1) Animoto (animoto.com)
A free, web application designed to create professional slideshows using your choice of pictures and music. It’s extremely simple. You decide on pictures, music, text, and themes, and Animoto does the rest.
**Similar online tools: slide.com, 123-slideshow.com
2) Blabberize (blabberize.com)
This free, web application allows a user to upload pictures and create audio to go with the picture. It even has tools to edit the picture to add movements or decorations.
3) Prezi (prezi.com)
Tired of the same old power points? This free presentation tool creates a zooming effect within your presentations. It allows a user to zoom in and out on uploaded pictures and text.
4) Glogster (glogster.com)
With Glogster, you’ll never need to buy poster board again. This free, web application allows users to create posters online using the tools to upload images, videos, and decorations.
5) Voicethread (voicethread.com)
Voicethread is a collaborative slide show presentation. It allows users to upload images, documents, videos and comment over the presentation. The user can then invite others to view and comment on the presentation using voice (mic or phone), text, or webcam. Users can also doodle on top of the presentation as well.
6) Weebly (weebly.com)
Weebly allows users to create a website or a blog for free! It’s an easy step-by-step process in choosing you page’s theme, content, links, and more. You can share your thoughts, ideas, and creations with the world.
**Similar online tools: Webs, Google Sites
Jing is free software allowing users to create images or videos of your computer screen (called a screencast). The image or video can be dubbed over with audio using a microphone (most computers have internal mics), and the user can instantly share the image or video through a link or email.
**Similar online tools: Screencast-O-Matic, Screentoaster