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
Assigning your own decks to students with "Private Publishing"
How do you assign a deck to a classroom or individual student using Fast Play, Pin, or Hyperplay Link After hours and hours of hard work, you have fina...
Thu, 11 Feb, 2021 at 7:16 AM
What if I accidentally delete an item from my deck's template card?
Within the deck builder, items inherited from your template card will start with a grey outline and have a padlock icon on the corner when they are selec...
Thu, 11 Feb, 2021 at 6:24 AM
What answer types are there? Does every card need to have a question?
You can make any object, image, or line of text an answer. There are many different types of questions and answers that are supported within the deck bui...
Thu, 11 Feb, 2021 at 6:25 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
Boom Cards and Secondary Mathematics
Boom Cards create opportunities in secondary mathematics for students to develop error analysis skills.  When developing mathematics Boom Cards consider...
Sun, 28 Jul, 2019 at 1:02 AM