InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

Tips on Pairing Fonts Well

Posted by Julia Robeck on 18th February 2015

Tips on pairing fonts well using four methods: This is extremely helpful when designing anything with typography. You can use color and font weight to add interest and differentiate between words, like PayPal and Piktochart below. Applying different font sizes or typefaces within the same font classes creates differences between headings, subheading, and body text. […]

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Infographics Workshops: Interpret and Present Data

Posted by Julia Robeck on 18th February 2015

How do you present the idea of your research and intertwine it with data in a cohesive, interesting way? Join us in a short session to learn effective communication through infographics using data visualization and design. Location: Miller Center 205 Wednesday, February 18 2-2:45pm Thursday, March 19 11-11:45am Tuesday, April 14, 10-10:45am Thursday, April 30, […]

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Social Media: Design

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 9th June 2014

7 Essential Free Tools for Social Media Design http://socialmediatoday.com/emilytaing/2481691/7-essential-free-tools-social-media-design PIXLR, WhatDaFont, THE NOUN¬†PROJECT, DESIGN KINDLE, KULER, COLORZILLA, COMPFIGHT, Avtar Ram Singh¬†says: Hey Emily, really like the effect you’ve used for the images you shared. Also – no mention of Canva in here? Stunner! It’s been all over the place, Regarding Canva, pls see our IMS […]

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resources available at SCSU for lecture capture

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 18th March 2014

Please have a list of free and SCSU hosted resources for lecture capturing: MediaSpace (AKA Kaltura) http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/10/31/mnscu-mediaspace-aka-kaltura/ Adobe Connect (please request an account from Greg Jorgensen, gsjorgensen@stcloudstate.edu, if you don’t have such) http://media4.stcloudstate.edu TechSmith’s Jing (free) http://www.techsmith.com/jing.html Other free, shareware and paid sources in our former IMS blog entry: http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/10/24/whiteboard-screencasting-apps-please-enter-your-choices-and-suggestions/

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