59 – Sway

swaySame place as in 2016

Microsoft’s Sway is a free app to create web content. You can embed a variety of resources into Sway, e.g. images, audio, video, maps, animations, presentations from Office Mix etc, and then share it online.

Website sway.com/ Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2017  –
Cost Free. Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2017  85
Availability Online Top 100 Tools for Education 2017  34
Past Overall Rankings
2016: 59 2015: 70 2014: – 2013: – 2012: – 2011: – 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007:-

Comments from some of those who selected Sway as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2017

“At first I thought this was going to be “just another presentation tool”, but Sway is different…and amazingly put together. It looks great on phones, and I use it to share newsletters and even instruction sheets now.” Jeremy Tucker, USA

“Really cool presentation webtool. Super easy to use and makes your presentations look amazing on mobile devices. Built in search capabilities so you don’t have to ” Michele Brown, USA

Previous comments

“A spiffy presentation tool that easily lets you focus on the content yet still use design elements to make it pretty without the hassle. Upload prewritten content and easily add multi-media to enhance that content.” Michele Brown, Trainer/Instructor, USA, 2016

“We are only just starting to dabble with this but I think it will be a useful tool in our armoury.” Simon Gosney, L&D Manager, UK, 2016

“It is very user friendly and quick” Ricardo Chavez, Trainer/Instructor, Mexico, 2016

“A fresh new way to create interesting interactive content” 2015