Can Prezi be a storytelling tool for online journalists?

I’ve recently came across prezi documents that are more and more complex. They are not just about creating a fancier and more dynamic presentation, but show that this tool can be used for pure storytelling.

It allows you to include flash videos—and any youtube video—, flash animations, and vector images, so it can be a way for a journalist to create an interactive piece without need of high technical skills. And do it in few hours.

I can really see prezi as a way to present complex pieces of work in a simple and engaging way. People in the High Schools and Universities start to use it in a very successful way. Here’s some of the examples of the things you can do with this tool:

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One Response

  1. What a great idea! I really like Prezi but hadn’t considered using it for journalism. Genuinely useful post, thanks.

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