Slides made using Haiku Deck focus on imagery and graphics, with a few words per slide. This platform is completely free and has a number of pre-existing themes and images to use, as well as the ability to create your own.
A popular alternative to PowerPoint, Prezi is an online presentation tool that features fluid, energetic display options. If you're working on a presentation in a group, you can collaborate on the design and content. Prezi is free, but all your presentations will be made public, so be careful of displaying confidential information.
Google Slides offers a professional, PowerPoint-like platform and is helpful for those used to the layout and editing functions of PowerPoint but wish to collaborate online. The service is free, you just need a Google Account.
Canva is a free, Australia-based graphic-design tool. It is useful for those that wish to create eye-catching web and print media graphics, but have little experience in this field. The service is free, however you can only gain access to a limited number of templates without a paid account.
Google Drive is a cloud storage service, where students can collaborate on shared files.
SurveyMonkey is a free service, allowing you to quickly create and design your own online surveys, which you can share easily with a large group of people and monitor responses.
DropBox allows you to securely share large files, such as documents, videos or photos with colleagues.
MailChimp is a popular e-newsletter tool, with the ability to send information to up to 2000 users for free.
Slack is a tool that offers private groups and direct messaging for collaboration. Files, conversations, and people are all searchable.
Another collaborative learning tool, good for team projects.
Source: Daily Genius, 'The 13 best tools for collaborative working' (Apr 16, 2015).
MyStudyBar is designed to support learners with literacy-related difficulties such as dyslexia, however the toolbar can benefit all learners. MyStudyBar consists of a set of portable open source and freeware applications, assembled into one convenient package.