In this message experiment you will choose any one medium that catches your interest (or, more practically, adds to your campaign). See further below for requirements and resources for particular media.
Final messages are due Mon-Nov-21. Post your finals here on the class blog, describing any relevant or necessary context that goes along with what you are doing.
Please also post answers to the following questions:
What should the piece help achieve? What specifically are you trying to say? What’s the message? List specific actions you would like a viewer to take after seeing your image? Can you add text or links that will facilitate any of those desired actions?
Who (what groups or kinds of people) are you trying to reach?
Make a 20-60s vlog, documentary piece, or slide show video.
To make a simple vlog video, write a script, use Photo Booth on Mac, and upload to Youtube. Here is a powerfully inspiring vlog:
Here’s a great slide website for turning still photos into slide show videos:
Here is an inspiring simple documentary:
Here’s a bunch of videos relevant to making vlogs or very simple documentaries:
Do any sort of message experiment involving QR codes. Here’s some articles with ideas:
Here’s a simple generator:
Here’s a more complex generator:
Here is the best, most popular blogging and content mangement system (CMS):
Here is the most common platform for creating collaborative documents open to the public (like Wikipedia):
I can setup and install any of these at decisionjourney.org for any member of the class. Just let me know if you want to do that.