What is Multimedia?
Multimedia productions began to get popular in the 1970's The
original “Multi-Media" productions were little more
than slide-shows with an audio track or film-based presentations.
Today the shortened term "multimedia" includes instant
messaging, video teleconferencing, desktop video, DVD, CBT, touch
screens, electronic business cards, even web browsing fits under
its multidimensional umbrella. Multimedia is indeed, using Hemingway's
phrase, "a movable feast".
Multimedia on the Web
The term multimedia describes the marriage of visual & audio
technologies used to communicate a variety of concepts including
entertainment, education, and advertising. How and where the consumer
experiences the finished project can greatly affect its quality and
persuasiveness. On the internet these sometimes limiting demands
can put strains on the design and deployment of any multimedia presentation.
Every business has different needs, budgets, and time constraints.
professional development and design consultants can show you the
best most cost efficient technologies to use for your unique message.