Thursday, June 5, 2014

Youtube and Blogger: Super Easy Slideshows for a Super Easy Website

 

Now that East Noble is reaching the final homestretch in the year, I've had several teachers ask me about creating a slideshow. I used to do the same thing and spent a long time putting pictures together, setting the transitions, and trying to host it on my website. However, having a Google account can really simplify your life!!!

You can use your Youtube account to put pictures into a slideshow, add royalty free music, and then when you go to Blogger it is there in your Youtube video collection. It really is fast and easy. So easy, I wish this would have been around when I was teaching. It would have saved me hours!

(As a side note, I used PicShare to email myself more than five pictures at a time from my iPad.)

Here is how you take advantage of it: