Today’s feature: 10 free web 2.0 tools to get your creative juices flowing!
1. PicLits Choose from hundreds of photos and keywords to generate ideas! Drag and drop words or freestyle write.
2. bubbl.us Generate a story outline using this free online mind mapping tool.
3. springpad Use springpad to save and organize ideas and information from the Internet.
4. autocrit Instantly edit your manuscript with the AutoCrit Editing Wizard. Basic membership is free.
5. the story starter The Story Starter randomly generates over one billion writing prompts for kids and adults!
6. Glogster Import images, text, sounds, and video to create an online poster.
7. Wordle Create inspirational word clouds by typing words and phrases. Change and rearrange!
8. Animoto Create awe-inspiring slide shows with images, phrases, and music.
9. Penzu Create a private online journal. I really love this one!
10. MakeBeliefsComix Create your own comic strip. You don’t even have to draw! (Good thing for me!)
Have fun playing, creating, and generating new ideas with these really cool online technological tools!
On another technical note, check out my new Vodpod Shelfari widget. It took me all night to figure out how to get that widget to work! Oh, but I love a good challenge… I will add a Shelfari video for picture books to my Vodpod widget tomorrow. Goodnight!