Smore

online flyers and newsletters

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A FREE Web 2.0 tool

Smore makes it easy to design beautiful and effective online flyers and newsletters. Smore has over 1 Million users creating over 100,000 flyers and newsletters each month.
A Cupcake Story
Smore is a service for quickly creating great-looking webpages. Smore markets itself as a service for creating online flyers, but it's a little bit more than that. To me "flyer" implies that you're creating a single-use PDF and posting it online

WHY SMORE!!

Smore's flyers are dynamic and changeable, they're not single-use PDFs. Your Smore flyers can include many types of media including videos. Deleting or adding elements to your Smore flyer is as simple as dragging and dropping them on or off your page.
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Applications for Education

Smore could be a great way for extracurricular clubs, teams, or PTAs to build simple announcement pages and call to action pages for group fundraisers.

Adding content:

•Add URLs using “Embed Link”

•Video URLs from YouTube, Vimeo, and Viddler are supported

•Events are like calendar entries

•You can use pictures from your computer

•The gallery choice is for multiple pictures in the same segment

Beautiful, fun, and easy to use. For you and for your students.


Over 300,000 educators and students all over the world are using Smore every day.

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HOW IS Smore USED AND 21ST CENTURY SKILL(S) BE ADDRESSED?

  • Removable Smore branding
  • Best-in-class editing tools
  • High quality prints
  • Enhanced privacy
  • Beautiful, live analytics
  • Downloadable flyer JPEGs
  • 5,000 monthly emails
  • Customizable backgrounds
  • Friendly customer support
  • Absolutely no ads
  • Special education backgrounds
  • It's easy to share the account with your students.
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Classroom Newsletters with Smore.com

HOW IT CAN BE USED FOR CURRICULUM FOLLOWING THE PRINCIPLES OF 21ST CENTURY LEARNING DESIGN?

Content: Educators and students can use Smore to create professional-looking electronic flyers and newsletters. Working from attractive templates, users simply enter their information and add photos, logos, links and other features; Smore then does the rest. Share and distribute materials via email or social media (recipients can print copies, if desired).


Design: The site is nice-looking and simple to navigate. Once they register, visitors can choose a user-friendly template and make a flyer or newsletter in a matter of minutes. Smore offers many samples for inspiration. (See one here.) Even better, once a user has distributed a template or flyer, s/he gets analytic data showing how and where people saw it, how much time they spent reading it, how many clicked and if applicable, how many RSVPed.


Review: Smore offers a discounted educator membership ($59/year)—meant for teachers, librarians, consultants, church members, parents, volunteers, or anyone who will use the site for educational purposes (and is not selling anything).

Paid memberships include unlimited monthly flyers, 5,000 monthly emails, special education-themed backgrounds, downloadable flyer JPGs and more. The site also offers a generic free plan, although it’s unclear what features may not be available with this option. Created materials are ad -free, with removable Smore logos. Members also get a 30-day money-back guarantee.


Communication: Smore is a one-stop shop that simplifies and beautifies electronic communication with parents and the wider school community.

my opinion

"I switched to Smore flyers for my weekly school community newsletter and haven't looked back. The ease of use, excellent features and great functionality allows us to compile together a range of information and promotional material quickly and efficiently and in a format that our community really appreciate. Smore is a fantastic tool and we're delighted with the results!"

Done By: Shaikha Al Ali