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6 Digital Storytelling Apps that Cost Less than Your Morning Coffee

It used to be that telling a powerful digital story meant budgeting a significant sum of money and spending a lot of time in front of a computer. Fortunately, times have changed and with the right app and some creativity and proper planning, you can make a powerful digital story quickly for less than you […]

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Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

As your weekend winds down, here are some social media updates you should know about for the coming week. LinkedIn Introduces ‘How You Rank’ Feature: Learn how you rank by profile views using LinkedIn’s news ‘How You Rank’ feature. ‘How You Rank’ is intended to complement the ‘Who’s Viewed Your Profile’ option. The new feature […]

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SXSW Report: The Five P’s of Online Video

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then what is a minute of video is worth? According to Forrester’s Dr. James McQuivey, a minute of video is worth 1.8 million words. If you want to make a video, then you want those words to be the right ones about your organization. At SXSW, Jen […]

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Let Your Community Do the Storytelling with Storify

The San Francisco Tech4Good Meetup Group kicked off the 2014 year by hosting Burt Herman, co-founder of Storify. Herman’s talk, “Storytelling for Social Good,” showcased how Storify works and how it is being used by organizations, like Human Rights Watch, to talk about social issues. Storify, Herman noted, makes the web “social.” This quality makes Storify […]

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Free Online Apps for Share-Worthy Photos

Have you ever wanted your online photos to look as great as mobile apps make your smartphone photos? Fortunately, with the right online app, you don’t need Photoshop or graphic design skills to create images worth sharing on social media. To help get you started, and save you the trouble of searching for the right […]