Introducing Semiotics by Paul Cobley

By Paul Cobley

An animal's cry, language issues, the scientific "symptom," and physique language are all indicators of semiotics.

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By Paul Cobley

An animal's cry, language issues, the scientific "symptom," and physique language are all indicators of semiotics.

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Summary This chapter provided you with several options to tell your story: through text, using images, and using characters. Your ability to become a storyteller savant can easily be supported by Storyline, and you should now have a solid understanding of how to easily incorporate and format text, pictures, and characters. In the next chapter, I will show you how to use content to enhance your story. You'll discover how to add and format buttons, markers, and hyperlinks. These elements can be viewed as building blocks to incorporating more robust interactivity within your courses, which will be discussed further in Chapter 4, Making Your Story Come to Life.

29 ] Using Content to Tell Your Story Using the formatting features is an easy way to customize graphics without knowing anything about graphic design. The options provided allow you to adjust the image to your liking and to suit the needs of your course. Another cool feature in Storyline is that once you have an image in place, you can easily replace the picture and maintain most of the formatting (depending on the size of the image, the overall size may differ) by right-clicking on the picture and selecting Change Picture as shown in the following screenshot.

In this chapter, we will discuss the following topics: • Easy ways to enhance your story • Adding and formatting buttons • Adding and formatting markers • Inserting hyperlinks Easy ways to enhance your story Buttons, markers, and hyperlinks are all options that allow you to easily enhance your story, allowing you to add interactivity with minimal effort. These interactive objects will provide you with options to customize the look and feel of your story, and I'll explain how these functions can inadvertently maximize your screen real estate.

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