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Free eLearning Tools go to http://bit.ly/tracytools for updated list (easier to search topics and add suggestions to the list) - June 2014 - by Mind Map: Free eLearning Tools go to
http://bit.ly/tracytools
for updated list
(easier to search topics and add
suggestions to the list)
- June 2014 -
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Free eLearning Tools go to http://bit.ly/tracytools for updated list (easier to search topics and add suggestions to the list) - June 2014 -

Freemake Audio Converter

Creative Market (0-$)

stock.xchange

Slides

Slide decks are great sources for ideas, information, links to resources/articles/websites

Prezi

SlideDeck

SpeakerDeck

SlideRocket

SlideJar

Collaboration

Google Docs

Google Hangouts

Skype

Join.me

join.me free meetings allow up to 10 participants (one organizer plus nine viewers).

Doodle.com

Schedule meetings easily

Robin Good's MindMap

VoiceThread

Vyew

free small group web conferencing tool with persistent meeting space

Zoom.us

Screen Capturing

Jing

Screenr

5 minutes of screen recording with voiceover,paid option allows for 15 minutes

Snagit ($)

Function + Print Screen Button

Screencast-o-matic.com

Evernote

Icons

Be sure to check the licensing agreements.

Flaticons

Iconfinder

Find Icons

Fonts

Be sure to check the licensing agreements.

Google fonts

My fonts

Da fonts

What the font

Mobile. Take a picture of the font and let it tell you which font it is.

Font Squirrel

Images Editors

Picasa

Pixlr

Editor

Express

O-matic

Google+ Photo Editor

Snapseed

Gimp

PowerPoint

Although, not really a free tool, most people have access to PowerPoint and it has some great features for editing photos/images

MS Paint

Has it's limits

iPhoto

MAC, but there is a beta version for PC users using their Apple accounts

Inkscape

Picmonkey

Picture Resizer

Irfanview

image organizing & batch processing

Paper by 53

Images

With any of these image finding tools, be sure to read the licencing agreements.

Brain Betty

Flickr

Be sure to use the advance search features to find those images that fall under Creative Commons Licencing

Flickr Commons

Servier Medical Art

Morgue File

psd Graphics

WikiMedia Commons

CG Textures

Your own photos

Check if your organization has a "photo policy" or "photo release" document.

shutterstock ($$)

Has 1 free image per week

Pixabay

Internet Archive

Kuso Cartoon

free site to convert photos to cartoons.

Every Stock Photo

Stock Vault

Stock Free Images

Free Photos Bank

Free Images

Formerly Stock Xchange

Vector Portal

The Pattern Library

Microsoft Clipart

This resource is harder to locate now with Bing being used more, but it is still available. Tip: grab the clips you want now before they are gone.

Audio Capture/Editing

Samples/Loops

Freesound.org

Audio Jungle

incompetech

Dano Songs

Sound Clips

Capture/Editing

Audacity

Acid Xpress

other

YakitoMe

Words to Time Calculator

Project Management

Trello

Basecamp ($)

Harvest ($)

Free version has limitations

Freshbooks($)

Free version is limited to 1 client

Storyboarding

Lucidchart

The eLearning Coach

Storyboard Depot via Connie Malamed

PowerPoint

Stormboard

Storyboard That

FreeMind

Mindmap - scenario branching

Compendium

Cathy Moore - Action Mapping

Lecture Scribe

produce animated whiteboard

Miscellaneous

Snapguide

Evernote

Sizer

Dipity

Timeline Creator

Name Generator

Fodey

Newspaper clip generator

Quandry

Web-based Action Mazes

Sizer

Browser Testing

Rapidly test your website for cross browser compatibility across 300+ browsers.

URL Shorteners

Tinyurl

Bit.ly

Voki

add a short message to a presentation.

We.Transfer

Templates

Bookmarking

Bit.ly

Delicious

Diigo

Pinterest

Springpad

Storage

Google Drive

Box

Dropbox

Skydrive

Color Schemes/Pickers

Color Schemer

Kuler

Pixie

This is a color grabber tool

Quick Colour Picker

ColorZilla

the color picker within the browser and perform an analysis on the palette used in a web page.

Colour Lovers

Surveying

Surveymonkey

Poll Everywhere

Google Forms/Spreadsheet

Typeform

Design/Development Skills

Elearning Heros

Forum boards Downloads (storyboards, icons, buttons, themes, templates)

The Elearning Coach

Tweet Chats

Learning Solutions Magazine

LinkedIn Groups

Cathy Moore

e-Learning Heros

Video Capture/Editing

Your own smartphone

Check if your organization has a "photo policy" or "photo release" document.

Movie Maker

iMovie

Animoto

Aspect Ratio Converter

Handbrake

Tips for use: http://www.melaclaro.com/2012/01/10/how-to-encode-web-video-optimally-for-the-web/

Video Backgrounds

Ignite Motion

Movie Tools

Interactive Video Creators

Zaption.com

File Sharing

Tempshare

Google Drive

We.Transfer

Dropbox

Inspiration

Pinterest

Website Awards

e-Learning Heros

Creative Bloq

Presentation Magazine

Smashing Magazine

Writing Tools

Thesaurus

One Look

MS Office 2010+

2010 and newer -- Screen capture/section capture available

Office Live

Proofing

Natural Reader

Text Generator

bacon Ipsum

56 other Ipsum Generators

Accessibility Checks

This site shows you how colorblind individuals see your design.

VisCheck

This site shows you how colorblind individuals see your design.