Making Decks

Bottom of cards gets cut off
This problem has been reported for years on FireFox and Chrome browsers. Developers have tried all kinds of hacks to work around it by resizing their cont...
Fri, 4 Aug, 2017 at 8:10 AM
What is "Private Publishing" and How to do it?
AKA, "How do I use decks only with my own students?" To use create and use decks with only your students... (i.e., not for sale in the store)...
Sun, 9 Jun, 2019 at 11:16 AM
Can I edit/change/modify a deck after I published it?
Yes. But be careful, this is a 2 edged sword. The great news is, you can fix typos or make improvements to a deck after you've published i...
Thu, 7 Jul, 2016 at 1:28 PM
What should I do if I accidentally delete a template item from a card? How can I get it back?
Cmd-Z (undo) will restore most mistakes... and you can do multiple undos. If it is too late to undo, (perhaps because you made a bunch of other ...
Thu, 7 Jul, 2016 at 1:35 PM
What answer types are there? Does every card need to have a question?
You can make anything an answer. We have premade answer blocks for multiple choice, multiple picture, and fill in the blank. You can customize each of th...
Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 at 8:54 AM
Can I write my own decks without selling them in the store?
Absolutely. The authoring tools are simple enough to make quick assignments. You can make "private" decks to share with your students. If your k...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 12:19 PM
Randomizing Features
The default for a deck is to randomize presentation of the cards. This can be turned off in the Details menu. For mini-books and sequential lessons you wi...
Sat, 4 Apr, 2020 at 3:42 PM
Pen Names: Author Name, Store Name, Brand
What is a Pen Name? We call your Store or Author name your "Pen Name." It appears in the Store when you publish a deck as your Store Name. It is ...
Tue, 21 Jul, 2020 at 1:10 PM
Overlapping Text
When creating with text boxes, always make sure your text box is at least 3-5 pixels wider than needed for the text to be entered.  If you have a text b...
Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 at 6:58 AM
Conditional Logic (also known as Flow Magic)
When making a deck of Boom Cards, you don't always want a student to just go to the next card after clicking an answer. If you need a more complex stru...
Thu, 10 Sep, 2020 at 11:10 AM