Is digital storytelling part of your nonprofit’s communication, funding, membership, or education strategies? Wondering what exactly digital storytelling is, how it can benefit your organization, and where to find help getting started?
This short one-minute video from the Newseum is an excellent example of using archival collections for digital storytelling, and of how special collections can be marketed with very little expense and simple multimedia technologies. The video includes a mix of digitized newspapers, historical images, and other primary source documents.
Storify is an excellent digital storytelling tool that can help you market a THATCamp to target groups that are new to the idea of THATCamp. The visuals, interactives, and conversations paint a great picture for those who don’t know what to expect, or why they should take an interest.