Collaboration and Sharing

  • Articulate
    Easily create engaging online courses and narrated presentations.
  • Educreations
    Record, narrate, and share screencasts from an iPad.
  • Google Docs
    Create and share online documents, forms, presentations, and spreadsheets. -   |  Also see: Google Drive, Forms, Sheets, Slides
  • Issuu
    Collect, share and publish digital documents and magazines.
  • Prezi
    Presentation software that uses motion and zoom to relate concepts and bring ideas to life.
  • SlideShare
    Share presentations online. Synch audio and backup original files.
  • VoiceThread
    Innovative tool for creating collaborative media slideshows with social narration.
  • ZOHO
    Provider of free online productivity and collaboration apps.

Publishing Platforms

  • Blogger
    Free blog publishing platform managed by Google.
  • Edmodo
    Private micro-blogging platform built for use by teachers and students.
  • Edublogs
    Blogging platform built specifically for teachers and students.
  • Moodle
    Free course management system for creating online learning sites.
  • PBworks
    Create a secure online wiki workspace to collaborate with students or fellow educators.
  • Tumblr
    Incredibly simple blog platform that is ideal for blogging novices.
  • Twitter
    Post status updates to the Web with this popular microblogging platform.
  • TypePad
    Solid blogging platform for intermediate-level bloggers.
  • Wikispaces
    Slightly easier for novices to manage than PBworks and very popular among educators.
  • WordPress
    Best-in-class hosted blogging solution. Robust features, customization, and stats.

News Aggregators and Readers

  • Feedly
    Create custom feeds based on the topics and publications you like.
  • Flipboard
    Select content from major publishers compiled in a visually pleasing magazine format.
  • Google News
    Up-to-date news coverage, aggregated from sources all over the world.
  • Inoreader
    Easy-to-use RSS reader with Android and iOS apps.
  • Newsvine
    Aggregates and sorts stories from established media and independent journalists.
  • MSN News
    Breaking news events, trending topics, photos and videos.
  • Techmeme
    Leading, timely, and well-curated technology news aggregator.
  • Yahoo! News
    Search or browse the latest headlines from around the world.

Book Publishing

  • Blurb
    Photobook design and printing solution for photographers.
  • Lulu
    Publish and sell print-on-demand books.