wikiHow to Create a Digital Scrapbook

Do you want to make a scrapbook on the computer? Well, digital scrapbooks are really cool! You can even add music, animations, and sounds using a digital scrapbook, making them lively and enjoyable in a broader way than a mere book. Read on to find out how to make your own digital scrapbook!

Steps

  1. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 1
    1
    Go to your "My Pictures" folder on your computer. Go through your pictures. Pick out which ones you want to put into your scrapbook.
  2. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 2
    2
    If you want, download more pictures to the My Pictures folder.
  3. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 3
    3
    Once you have all the photos you want, go to Microsoft PowerPoint.
  4. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 4
    4
    From the My Pictures folder, copy and paste the pictures you want into your scrapbook. You can click and drag the photo's edges to make the pictures bigger, smaller, wider, and narrower.
  5. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 5
    5
    Add Clip Art and decorations.
  6. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 6
    6
    Add music and sounds.
  7. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 7
    7
    If you want, you can add Video clips.
  8. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 8
    8
    Be sure to conclude your digital scrapbook with an ending like,
    • "I hope you enjoyed my digital scrapbook!"
  9. Image titled Create a Digital Scrapbook Step 9
    9
    Add animation schemes. You can make each slide appear and disappear in cool ways.
  10. 10
    Watch the slideshow you have made with Microsoft PowerPoint. You have created an awesome digital scrapbook!

Tips

  • For the first slide you can make a scrapbook cover. You can write a title like: "My Exciting Life!" If you want, you can put lots of decorations on the front to show the real you. For example, if you like dogs, put pictures of dogs on the front cover.
  • You can even use a special website called www.flip.com to make your scrapbook. All you need to do is upload your photos, and it will show you the rest!
  • You can separate different groups of photos into themes. For example, you can paste photos of your first birthday party for the first four or five slides, and then you can paste photos of your pets for the next few slides.
  • If you want captions under the photos, make Text boxes.
  • Be creative! Add anything that matches the theme.
  • To add borders, go to Clip Art and Search for borders.

Things You'll Need

  • A My Pictures folder on your desktop, or a folder of pictures that you have on your computer
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Creativity

Article Info

Categories: Graphics | Scrapbooks