94 – Sway

Down a further 24 places this year – its lowest position on the list

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, etc, and then share it online.

Website: sway.com
Cost: Free
Availability: Online

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 76
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 40

Past Overall Rankings
2018: 70    2017: 59     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 2019

  • “Sway is an easy tool to make online interactive presentations. I use it to make online manuals to support my workshops.” Teacher Trainer, Netherlands
  • “I often use Sway for building content which will be accessed online as its visual appeal is superior to powerpoint.” Lecturer, UK
  • “Very easy to use to make beautiful presentations.” Project Manager for Digital Learning, France
  • “It’s a great tool that is easy to use and hassle free. I love that there are templates there already that you can edit, or you can create your own from scratch. Sway is also a prominent feature of our new online staff induction. I love it!” Learning & Development Consultant, UK


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