Web 2.0 Tools - The Comprehensive List by Category

Category
Site Name
Site URL
Site Description
Site Pricing
Terms of Service
(and linked parental permission letters)
Is There an App for That?
Animation/Avatars







Blabberize
http://blabberize.com/





GoAnimate
http://goanimate.com/

Basic account is free.
GoAnimate4Schools is not free - apply for a quote:
http://goanimate4schools.com/public_signup



Voki
http://www.voki.com/

Free basic account.
Voki Classroom= $30/year:
http://www.voki.com/products.php



Xtranormal
http://www.xtranormal.com/





Other












Art







Bomomo
http://bomomo.com/
Multipoint drawing tools




Canvastic
http://canvastic.net/net.html
Very simple drawing tool




Dreezle
http://www.dreezle.com/
Very simple drawing tool




SumoPaint
http://www.sumopaint.com/start/
More advanced drawing suite




Other












Audio Editing







Audioboo
http://audioboo.fm/





Myna by Aviary





Behavior Management







Class Dojo
http://www.classdojo.com/



Mobile site available
Bookmarks







Diigo
http://www.diigo.com/
Annotate on and save webpages.




LiveBinders
http://www.livebinders.com/
Collections of websites and resources for various topics. Make and share binders. No account needed to search/use resources. Account required to save and/or create binders.




Pinterest
http://pinterest.com/
Bookmark or "Pin" your favorites from the web. Create and share "pinboards". Account required.


Yes

Sqworl
http://sqworl.com/home.php
Create "groups" of thumbnailed bookmarks with a unique URL. Account required.
Free

Mobile version available

Symbaloo
http://www.symbalooedu.com/
Create a visually appealling set of bookmarks to organize and share with your students.
Free

Yes

Other






Delicious
http://www.delicious.com/
Bookmark and share favorites from the web.



Blogs







Blogger
http://www.blogger.com
Google's blog site




LearningSpaces
http://learningspace.nisd.net/
NISD teacher blog site.











Other












Browser Companion







Sidevibe
https://www.sidevibe.com/
Must be downloaded and installed as a browser companion. I will be looking into an R-Time request soon.




Markup
http://markup.io/
Annotate on webpages and then share the link!



Collaborative Note Boards







Corkboard.me
http://corkboard.me/
Simple and basic. No account needed. Does not easily integrate images/video.




LinoIt
http://en.linoit.com/
Account required for full functionality. Easily incorporates images/video/documents.


Yes

Stixy
http://www.stixy.com/
Account required for full functionality. Easily integrates images/documents.




Wallwisher
http://www.wallwisher.com/
Account required. Incorporates images/video.



Collaborative Text Boards (Etherpad)







Google Docs
https://docs.google.com/
Not Etherpad technology but collaborative text document still.




PrimaryPad
http://primarypad.com/
No account needed.




Sync.in
http://sync.in/





Titanpad
http://titanpad.com/
No account needed.




TypeWith.me
http://typewith.me/




Collaborative Whiteboards







Scriblink
http://www.scriblink.com/
Drawing, text, images. No account needed.




Twiddla
http://www.twiddla.com/
Documents, drawing, images and text. No account needed.



Downloading Video







Catchvideo
http://catchvideo.net/
Download videos (as mp4 or other types) from YouTube or other streaming video sites.




KeepVid
http://keepvid.com/
Download videos (as mp4 or other types) from YouTube or other streaming video sites.



File Conversion







ZamZar
http://www.zamzar.com/
Online file conversion.



File Storage (cloud)







Box
http://www.box.com/
Store files in the cloud. Sync files between devices.
5 GB free
http://www.box.com/pricing/

Yes

Dropbox
https://www.dropbox.com/
Store files in the cloud. Sync files between devices.
5 GB free - extra 2.5 GB for referrals who sign up.

Yes

SugarSync
https://www.sugarsync.com/
Store files in the cloud. Sync files between devices.
5 GB free

Yes
Geography







Place Spotting
http://www.placespotting.com/




Handwriting







D'Nealian Worksheet Maker
http://www.handwritingworksheets.com/flash/dnealian/index.htm











Image Editor







Citrify
http://www.citrify.com/
Fairly simple editor. No account needed.




FixPicture
http://www.fixpicture.org/flash/
Fairly simple editor. No account needed.




iPiccy
http://ipiccy.com/
Good substitute for Picnik




Phixr
http://www.phixr.com/





Phoenix by Aviary
http://advanced.aviary.com/tools/image-editor
Click on "Start a New Phoenix Creation" to launch the editor.




Pixlr
http://pixlr.com/
Good substitute for Picnik




SplashUp
http://www.splashup.com/





Other






ImageOid
http://imageoid.com/
Not yet available for IE



Mindmapping







Exploratree
http://www.exploratree.org.uk/





Mind42
http://www.mind42.com/





Mindomo
http://www.mindomo.com/





Popplet
http://popplet.com/
Cross between collaborative board and mindmap. Account required.

"The Site is not directed to children and children are not eligible to use our Services...By using our Site, You represent that You are at least 13 years old." http://popplet.com/terms/
iPad only

Spicy Nodes
http://www.spicynodes.org/





Other






Webspiration
http://www.mywebspiration.com/

No longer free
http://www.webspirationclassroom.com/pricing


Personal Learning Environment (PLE)







Edmodo
http://www.edmodo.com/



Yes

Gaggle
https://www.gaggle.net/



Yes

Grou.ps
http://grou.ps/home




Presentations







Google Docs
https://docs.google.com/





Prezi
http://prezi.com/





SlideRocket
http://www.sliderocket.com/

Merging with ClearSlide - no more free educator accounts - no more focus on edu. Can still use free account if you already have one



SlideShare
http://www.slideshare.net/





VoiceThread
http://ed.voicethread.com/

No longer free to use their secure ed.voicethread.com server. Individual account still free on regular voicethread.com

Yes
QR Codes







GoQR.me
http://goqr.me/
Create QR codes.
Free



Kaywa
http://qrcode.kaywa.com/
Create QR codes.
Free



QR Voice
http://qrvoice.net/
Creates QR code that, when scanned, plays a voice recording.
Free



TagMyDoc
http://www.tagmydoc.com/
Create a QR code on your documents to bring up a copy of the doc on your mobile device.
Free


Screencapturing







Screencast-O-Matic
http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/





Screenr
http://www.screenr.com/





Talon by Aviary
http://advanced.aviary.com/launch/talon




Screen Sharing







Screenleap
http://www.screenleap.com/




Story Creation







Little Bird Tales
http://www.littlebirdtales.com/





StoryBird
http://storybird.com/





ToonDoo
http://www.toondoo.com/




Student/Learner/Audience Response System (SRS/LRS)







Poll Everywhere
http://www.polleverywhere.com/





Socrative
http://www.socrative.com/



Yes

GoSoapBox
http://gosoapbox.com/



Mobile site available
Student Search Engines







Fact Monster
http://www.factmonster.com/





NetTrekker
http://school.nettrekker.com/authenticate/ipauth/1?np=/home.ftl&pp=/ipauth_error.ftl





World Book
kids - http://www.worldbookonline.com/kids/home
student -
http://www.worldbookonline.com/student/home




Surveys/Polls/Quizes







PollDaddy
http://polldaddy.com/
Online surveys
Basic account free.
http://polldaddy.com/pricing/

Yes

SurveyMonkey
http://www.surveymonkey.com/
Online surveys
Basic account free.
http://www.surveymonkey.com/pricing/?ut_source=header



Question Pro
http://www.questionpro.com/
Online surveys
Basic account free.
http://www.questionpro.com/pricing/Basic



Other






Quia
http://www.quia.com/web
Create online quizzes, surveys, games.
No longer free
http://www.quia.com/subscription/


Task List







Remember the Milk
http://www.rememberthemilk.com/



Yes

Toodledo
http://www.toodledo.com/




Text Tools







Tagul
http://tagul.com/
Gorgeous tag clouds - custom shapes




Tagxedo
http://www.tagxedo.com/app.html





Wordle
http://www.wordle.net/create




Timelines







Dipity
http://www.dipity.com/











URL Shortener







goo.gl
http://goo.gl/





bitly
https://bitly.com/











Website Creation







Glogster
http://edu.glogster.com/

Teacher Light - 50 accounts = $30/year
http://edu.glogster.com/product-information/



Winksite
http://winksite.com/site/index.cfm





Wix
http://www.wix.com/





Yola
https://www.yola.com/

2 sites free
https://www.yola.com/pricing


Wiki







PBworks
http://pbworks.com/
Collaborative online website
http://pbworks.com/using-pbworks-individual-classrooms



Wikispaces
www.wikispaces.com
Collaborative online website




Zoho Wiki
https://www.zoho.com/wiki/




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