2018 WW: EDU: How to put 3D on your website.

How to put 3D on your websiteAs 3D becomes more widely available, more web sites are including virtual 3D environments as a way to win more visitor engagement.  Virtual 3D can show visitors through a museum and even take a class on a virtual field trip that is supported by live conversations among students, teachers, and docents.  Watch on YouTubeOn the cheap Virtual field tripMake a place of your ownTeacher’s web assistant brings museums, aquariums, webcams, virtual worlds, libraries, games, and challengesWho would be interested?EducatorsMarketersAdvertisersWebsite providers********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingHYPERGRIDABLE grids open 24/7: Interactive spreadsheet for Hypergridders.Events on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsHypergrid DestinationsIMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emSelby’s daily events and news collection:  Virtual worlds are real Comedy Videos from the virtual worldsWeb-world videosMetaverse places and activitiesList of Social VR/Virtual Worlds by Ryan SchultzSearch this blog with the search bar, upper left.Hypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D WEBSITES A2Z3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Web-worlds, 3D virtual worlds running in a browser. SummaryVirtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid-related articles in this blog*********************************************************************************************On the cheap (Smithsonian)Given a physical place of interest:Make full high resolution 360 degree images from various points.Smithsonian Museum of Natural HistoryLet users move from point to point, scroll around, and zoom.If you have enough points, it is a lot like walking around in the place.This gives a first-person view (no avatar is seen).The experience is asocial (there is no one to talk to).The method offers a low-cost virtual visit that can adequately present the place.It is not like an educational field trip. 360cities.netGettyImagesWix Tutorial: 360° Virtual Reality ImageVirtual field tripUse a web-world like CybaLOUNGE or 3DWebWorldzBring in a web page offering an asocial tour (as above).Smithsonian Museum of Natural HistorySend the group (class) to selected places for discussionsTeacher’s web assistant brings museums, etc.Make a place of your own Import an OAR file from a virtual world.(OAR files are copies of virtual worlds.)Sources:  OAR files for download(Check the license.)OAR files can be imported into CybaLOUNGE or 3DWebWorldzContact the owner of the web-world for details on how to do this.Import is not yet easy and may not be free.Maybe it should be a business Web-worlds, 3D virtual worlds running in a browser. SummaryFor lectures and presentations, use web-senders in virtual worldsLearning centers on a browser. A use case for web-worlds as schools, libraries, and museumsVideo visits to virtual worlds on the web: Cybalounge *********************************************************LicenseOriginal text in this blog is CC By: unless specified public domainUse as you please with attribution: link to the original.All images without attribution in this blog are CC0: public domain.*********************************Drop by my web office Weekdays: 12:-12:30 Central time  (US) Cybalounge, entry place or elsewhereWe can also visit 3DWebWorldz, a professionally-built world. Mondays we focus on learning/library/museums.Wednesdays we focus on promoting your project, using this blog.Fridays we may focus on grants, contracts, business and web-worlds.Don’t register — enter as guest.  If you see no one, click the pointed push-pin (bottom line) to find me.Thinkerer Melville in Second Life, Selby Evans in KitelyWeb-worlds, 3D virtual worlds running in a browser. SummaryWeb-worlds are small and run in a browser with nothing else to install.Full virtual worlds are a bigger experience but need extra software installed.GetEdFundingOptimize Your GetEdFunding Grant SearchEDUCAUSEVideos from virtual worldsSelby’s YouTube ChannelFree video resources for virtual worldsSimple video editing with Shotcut, for virtual worldersConvenient video capture in Windows 10–any windowArticles about videos from virtual worldsNews and NotesCommunities in the virtual worldsOpensimworld. Destination guide for the Hypergrid   Best metaverse communitiesCommunities virtual worlds G+G+ community: Hypergrid SafariRadio in the virtual worldsOpenSimWorkingRadioStreams (OSWRS). Invited article by shawnkmaloneyAviation radio: Music to fly by. And to promote your aviation event.Radio for your place – Radio for the metaverse. Anyone for podcasts?Metaverse beginner helpMetaverse 101 Info + Tutorials for getting started in OpensimNewcomer help in virtual worlds   Virtual worlds are about people. Communities, communication, shared goalsTime conversion: put time/zone into Google search to get your time Articles in this blogAbout educationSailing in virtual worldsAbout VideosSights of the virtual worldsPeople of the virtual worldsAbout business-For more, follow Selby Evans in Google+Annotated screenshots made with JingSecond Life, Linden, SLurl, and SL are trademarks of Linden Research Inc. This blog is not affiliated with anything.   Ads are from Google.Selby Evans in Kitely, Thinkerer Melville in Second LifeLauren is funny*****************************

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