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This is the web version of Inspiration.
Think visually, work collaboratively, Webspiration™ is the new online visual thinking tool that helps you capture ideas, organize information, diagram processes, create clear, concise written documents. Publish your diagram or outline to a hosted and protected area of the Webspiration web site. Share the URL with friends or colleagues or use the code provided to embed the document in a web page, blog, or wiki.
Create colorful brainstorms and mind maps online
Share and work with friends
Embed your mind map in your blog or website
Email and print your mind map
Save your mind map as an image
Online diagramming software,to easily create professional-looking flowcharts, diagrams, floorplans, technical drawings, and more.
Organizing information in outlines with the ability to invite collaborators and live chat. Can embed into other webpages.
Map and share your views of contents on the Web. Create or edit your maps through the web using a simple browser. When they are made public, maps can be embedded in Web pages.
Create fast, professional looking diagrams, easy sharing and post-it style comments. A fully interactive interface that works in your browser. Great features like Magic Connectors, Contextual Toolbars and Create-n-Connect button make diagramming easy.
A web-based mind mapping tool.
Create, edit mind maps, and share them with your colleagues or your friends.
Create visual diagrams, flow charts, brainstorms from text.
Download these pdf graphic organizers and use to structure writing projects, to help in problem solving, decision making, studying, planning research and brainstorming.
Generate your mind maps presentations directly online. Create mind maps in four sphere mind map layout. Share your work plans with your colleagues and publish to share them with other users. Free edition limited to 5 mindmaps per user and 2 collaborators per map.
Online multi-user real-time collaboration flowchart software. Collaborate with your colleagues in real-time. All collaborating parties can chat and design a flowchart at the same time.
Free online library of
and graphic organisers.
Print them out or fill in and complete your project on the exploratree website
Build up a personal portfolio of useful thinking guides. Change or customise them using images, text and shapes.
Construct, navigate, share and criticise models represented as Concept Maps.
Click on a graphic organizer to download a PDF of it. Each graphic organizer below include teaching notes with lessons and tips on how to use graphic organizers in the classroom.
Brainstorm virtually from any location globally and share, review, edit and update information in real-time. "Chat" in real-time while viewing and sharing documents
Use a fishbone in a spreadsheet, or put your photos and media files into a mind map, or reuse your Freemind/MindManager files. Write inline notes and record audio notes in your meeting minutes. You can even search your topic in Google and drag images back without leaving the working window.
Keep track of all your ideas, whether alone, with colleagues and friends or working together with the whole world. Browser based online mind mapping application.
Idea management service and collection of brainstorming tools
Templates for source analyser, priority chart, jigsaw diagram, learning cycle, living graph, hamburger, target, lightsout, venn diagram, fishbone, diamond 9, postit, dustbin game, random name picker, random timer, flash card generator. Embed into any webpage.
Real-time collaboration to allow truly global brainstorming sessions. Users can create, manage and share mind maps online and access them anytime, from anywhere. In brainstorming mode, friends can simultaneously work on the same mind map and see each other's changes as they happen.
Online mind mapping and brainstorming tool. It lets you organize your ideas by connecting notes, files, calendar events, etc. in free-form maps. You can collaborate and share those maps online
Create and read mind maps from everywhere whenever it's needed. Embed it in your own web page, blog or post, "Wise it" linking documents to it, "Share it" to anyone in the world.
Create customized graphic organizer worksheets. Choose from concept maps, KWHL charts, Venn diagrams, timelines, cycles, and more. If this is your first time using the Graphic Organizer Maker, click the New button to begin.
58 graphic organizers. Download as PDFs.
Real time diagrams and online mindmapping.
Find leadership, team management, problem-solving, personal productivity and team-working skills you need for a happy and successful career. Hundreds of useful career skills in the toolkit, or the left-hand menu on all information pages
Graphic Organizers, Mind Maps and Concept Maps are pictorial or graphical ways to organize information and thoughts for understanding, remembering, or writing about. Graphic organizers, mind maps and concept maps are powerful tools that can be used to enhance learning and create a foundation for learning.
A way to visualize online information that mimics that way that people look for things in the real world. Bits of information, such as text, links, photos, and other media, are placed into "nodes," which are then linked together in an appealing interface that invites exploration. Can be used for everything from mind maps and content portals to organizational charts and lesson plans.
Desktop application that helps users express their ideas quickly and simply. Simplify concepts in any subject and use it to organize thoughts or visualize.
Interactive timeline - upload photos, videos, create links. Embed into any webpage.
Make a timeline, collaborate with family and friends.
Interactive timeline - upload photos, videos, create links. Embed into any webpage.
Create, compare and upload information by creating timelines, and to view information
uploaded by others.
Create timelines, share them on the web. Upload photos.
Combine your videos, photos, blogs and mp3 into rich, multimedia storylines. Customise backgrounds, music, fonts and colours. Embed into any webpage.
Find timelines of events, or easily create and share timelines with pictures and videos.
Easily create timelines, share them on the web.
Web-based timeline software for creating and sharing history and project planning.
A place to record events, past and present, public and private. Will mash photos and videos online in different places.
Make a simple timeline of up to 6 events. Time Lines can run horizontal or vertical.
Build, save, share, and print arbitrary timelines absolutely free.
Easily embed shared timelines into your own websites or blogs.
Allows entry of both events and time periods, scales automatically, color-codes collapsible timeline groups, allows links and images, and lets you save your work online.
Record up to five memories of your day. Reflective tool.
Databases, Forms and Spreadsheets:
Intuitive drag-and-drop user interface to create customized online database applications easily.
Turn spreadsheet into online database application and manage your data collaboratively over the web.
Deluge Script enables you to add application logic to your online database application.
Create web forms using easy drag-and-drop web form builder and embed in your website/blog.
HTML form builder helps you create contact forms, online surveys, and invitations so you can collect the data, registrations and online payments you need without writing a single line of code.
Anyone can easily build online forms for websites and blogs — no programming, software or special skills needed.
Create a simple sign up sheet. After you have the page created, all you have to do is tell your group where the page is and have them go to that web page and sign up.
Others from your group can go to the site and see who else is signing up.
Personal Organisers and Notetaking Resources:
Capture / share web videos, part of pages, pictures, photos. Complements other Digital Learning solutions.
Since SimplyBox is web based, you and your students/colleagues can access the information from anywhere and from any computer.
Instantly save your favorite websites as real-time images and save time by clicking through to your favorite websites without having to retype your log-in information.
Share files, manage projects, track activity and collaborate with others in a secure, private workspace.
Simple and easy web sticky note. Use lino anytime, anywhere. Post stickies not only from your PC, but also from outside via Email. Paste it, see it, and peel it off anywhere.
Enables you to highlight text on any webpage that can be accessed in your browser. Collaborate with colleagues and friends, and easily organize and access your research with powerful search tools.
A simple tool to save web pages for reading later. When you find something you want to read, but you don't have time, click 'read later'.
Organize tasks by project, track time spent and remaining, add tasks by email, publish task lists,
on the web 24x7
Make lists for yourself or share them with others. It couldn't be simpler.
An easy to use, online to-do list. Get organized, stay motivated, and be more productive.
The easiest online to do list ever, add tasks by hovering over the plus sign, capitalize first letter to give task high priority, hit enter on keyboard after each task to add more
Remember the Milk
Manage tasks quickly and easily. Get reminded, anywhere. Organize the way you want to. Work together to get things done. Plan your time. Add tasks wherever you are.
A simple but powerful tool that manages your high school or college assignments. Soshiku keeps track of when your assignments are due and can even notify you via email or SMS.
Discover, create and share lists on the web. Simple lists. Complex lists. All kinds of lists. Import from excell or create online. Embed into any webpage. Supports media.
All the tools a student could need, schedule, calendar, note-taking, homework planner and more.
A free online notebook based on wiki. Create pages and share files. Allows group members to easily collaborate. Advanced search, numerous templates, and 2GB of free file storage.
Create a note from anything on a web page. Drag/drop your notes to arrange them. Tag, annotate and customise your notes, to allow yourself and other people to find them quickly. Set privacy settings to allow only a few people to see your notes, or the entire internet.
Built for simplicity, fast and simple to set-up. Not cluttered with tons of features
WYSIWYG personal wiki notebook for organizing your notes and ideas. It's designed for note taking and note keeping without the hassle of learning special markup codes. You simply start typing.
Stick your notes easily to your document. Add notes to websites in Firefox, Internet-Explorer and all other website-browsers. Annotate your Documents: Word, Excel, Images and all other documents. Annotate your emails and appointments. Share notes with colleagues and friends.
Do common tasks by just calling a number and speaking. Use it to send email or text messages, record reminders to help you remember things, post updates to your Twitter or Jaiku stream and listen to your favourite internet content. It's easy and handsfree. Also available for New Zealanders!!
Create a poll, forward the link to participants, follow online what the participants vote for. Schedule an event.
Collect your resources, organize them neatly and easily, present them with pride.
Add the livebinder button your browser toolbar. Find a link you want to save then click on the button to automatically add the link to a new livebinder.
The educational version of Symbaloo. Organise your teaching resources in one place.
Capture information in any environment using whatever device or platform you find most convenient, and makes this information accessible and searchable at any time, from anywhere.
Enhances the speed-dial experience known from Opera, Chrome and the Firefox extension by allowing you to take your start page with you.
Access all your online files from a single app. Copy and paste between cloud services.
Discover, curate, compile and publish from the web to create your personal magazine.
Mark up web pages in the browser and manage and collaborate on them online.
Collect, organise and share everything you like on the web.
Capture all your important digital content (web pages, images, text, articles, email, bookmarks, etc.) and organize it in your personal cloud, accessible from anywhere.
For any topic, you can create a "bag" to collect, publish, and share any content from the Web. Enables users to build networks of bags. This way bags can be linked together to provide rich and complete information about any topic.
Easy was to blend your classroom with digital content.
Format any web page for printing in seconds - no more pasting into word processors. Make printed web pages more readable by removing ads, widgets and other distractions. Fix broken pages that don't print correctly.
A wizard for creating and managing customized Google maps of address lists. Addresses come from your own Google spreadsheets. Modify your address list and maps are updated.
Keep them private or publish them and show them on any website.
Make any webpage print friendly.
Social Bookmarking and Bookmarking:
Save your favourite websites and tag pages. Join groups and invite friends to be part of your group. Annotate webpages and read annotations of others.
Save all your bookmarks online, share them with other people, and see what other people are bookmarking. Search and tagging tools to help you keep track of your entire bookmark collection and find new bookmarks.
Add any content with a single click. Pull content automatically from your favorite social media. Processes your content using advanced algorithms to organize the information you care about and want to consume.
Instantly save your favorite websites to your BonzoBox as real-time images. Save time by clicking through to your favorite websites without having to retype your log-in information every time.
Your entire bookmark collection in one place. Access your links anywhere, anytime.
Organize your frequently visited web sites in tabs.
Social listing site that allows users to create smart lists from URLs, Photos, Music, Videos, Documents and Files. The smart list will then be displayed in thumbnail view for easy browsing, sharing, and organization.
Search for and launch the information you have stored in the cloud from within Spotlight or Google Desktop for Mac. It currently supports Google Docs (including Google Apps accounts), Google Bookmarks and Picasa Web Albums
Clip any part of any web-page. Save and rearrange clips on your personal topic pages.
Share topic pages with friends. Search through other people's topic pages.
A bookmarking tool, providing a non-intrusive “add bookmark with one click” functionality. Provides readability features, multi tagging, site thumbnails and more. Often collections are put together and maintained by several people, working as a team.
An online pinboard. Organize and share your favourite web pages and items.
Create topic pages with photos, videos, tweets and documents. Share them with everyone.
A bookmarking application. Drag and drop the button on your browser toolbar. Click whenever you want to save current site. Make notes by selecting text with your mouse and click bookmark.
Password and Form Managers:
Image-based Password Manager remembers your passwords and automatically fills in forms.
Free Firefox add-on that saves you time by keeping track of an unlimited number of usernames and passwords as well as the personal data you share every day over the web.
A password manager that makes web browsing easier and more secure.
Make email addresses easily. Just pick a random email address! You only have to make sure it ends with
help on how to format text
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