Posts Categorized: Content Creation

How to Create Fake Text Animations

How to Create Fake Text Animations

What if fictional characters, historical figures, or even cell organelles could send text messages?  Now they can. It’s quick, easy, and no accounts are required. Just upload character images, add their names, and type their conversation. Learn how in just 90 seconds. How to Create Fake Text Animations Steps from the video: Go to chat-animator.com…. Read more

How to Graph With Excel for Mac

How to Graph With Excel for Mac

Follow these step-by-step screencasts to learn how to graph with excel. Designed as a how-to for high school students, this video series covers how to create a line graph, bar graph, scatter plot, and histogram in excel. Although these videos are made with Microsoft Excel for Mac, the process is essentially the same on a… Read more

My Favorite QR Code Maker

My Favorite QR Code Maker

Not Your Average QR Code Maker I’ve previously featured a number of QR code makers, but QR Code Chimp stands out as my new favorite for several reasons. QR Code Chimp first got my attention when I was looking for a way to make round QR codes. In addition to having a wide selection of… Read more

Data GIF Maker: Tell Stories with Your Data

Data GIF Maker: Tell Stories with Your Data

Data GIF Maker Designed to help journalists tell stories with data, Data Gif Maker is a quick and easy way to make animated data visualizations. It doesn’t have many features; however, its simplicity makes it perfect for many situations where you’re only comparing data between a few items. Choose Your Template Choose from one of… Read more

A Simple Drag & Drop Graphic Organizer – CirclyApp

A Simple Drag & Drop Graphic Organizer – CirclyApp

CicrclyApp is a free drag-and-drop tool for visually representing concepts by creating circle-based graphic organizers. It’s a great tool for organizing ideas. Just make a circle, add some text, select color(s), and drag-and-drop to organize. There’s even an option to easily upload images to a circle. Plus, students can collaborate in real-time. Graphic Organizer Education… Read more

An Awesome Font Generator – Font Meme

An Awesome Font Generator – Font Meme

My Go-To Font Generator Transform any text with popular fonts in seconds. It’s quick, easy, and free, with no log-in required. From products and video games to movies and TV shows, Font Meme’s Font Generators have you covered. Font Meme I’ve previously featured meme generators on Nick’s Picks, but some fonts are so widely recognized… Read more

How to Optimize Images for the Web

How to Optimize Images for the Web

Why You Need an Image Optimizer If your website or LMS loads slowly, it’s could be due to the size of image files. You probably know that high-quality images tend to load slowly, but what you might not know is that you can fix this by reducing the file size of your image while maintaining high… Read more

Free Sound Effects for Students and Teachers

Free Sound Effects for Students and Teachers

Finding Free Sound Effects Finding free sound effects for projects can be challenging. When you finally find one you like, it’s often difficult to download or not the right file type. Many sites require accounts, making them unavailable to many students. Other sites have confusing rules about attribution, making them difficult for students to use…. Read more

Great Meme Templates for Students and Teachers

Great Meme Templates for Students and Teachers

Using Meme Templates in the Classroom Whether you’re looking for a way to grab student attention or asking them to demonstrate understanding in a fun way, memes are a great option. Kapwing’s meme templates provide an easy way to create engaging memes. Making Memes If you’re looking for trending and popular meme templates, prefer classic… Read more

Stand Out with this Profile Picture Maker

Stand Out with this Profile Picture Maker

Make an Impression with Profile Picture Maker Profile Pic Maker provides a quick, easy, and free way to create great-looking profile pictures. Whether you want a profile picture maker for social media, your email, or a learning management system, Profile Pic Maker is the tool for you. How to Turn Any Image Into an Awesome… Read more