As well as all the interesting styling/formatting tools available within WordPress, we also suggest using external sites to assist in the creation of exciting and engaging content.
For a full list of tools visit – digitalstory.tools
Google Maps Engine – Create customised maps & import data.
StoryMap JS – Maps that tell stories.
Carto DB – Turn data sets into maps on this easy to use website
Twitter Widgets – Add a widget to a ‘Post’ to showcase a Twitter feed.
Pablo – Create Images for various social media platforms with this browser-based Photo editor.
Landscape – Quickly resize images for specific social media platforms.
Data Visualisation & Timelines
Google fusion Tables – Simple data visualisation from Google drive
Flourish – Quickly turn your spreadsheets into stunning online charts, maps and interactive stories.
Storyline JS – an open-source tool that enables anyone to build an annotated, interactive line chart.
Timeline JS – Beautifully crafted timelines generated through a Google Spreadsheet.
Infogr.am – Create interactive data-visualisations & infographics
Surveys & Polls
Poll Daddy – Embeddable surveys & polls
Survey Monkey – Create and publish online surveys in minutes