What is an explorable explanation?
It's our way-too-long phrase for a thing that explains an idea through play.
You can say "explorable" for short.
Here's some examples of explorables made in 3 weeks or less
to give you an idea of what you can make during #ExplorablesJam
see more examples at explorabl.es!
How can I make an explorable?
For tools, check out the
For tutorials, check out the
And if you need to host your explorable somewhere on the internet for free,
are good bets.
Who else is making explorables?
You can come hang out on the
during the jam! (or for that matter, before and after the jam)
Show off what you're working on, give & get feedback, discuss ideas,
do... whatever it is a "community" does?
How can I submit my explorable to this jam?
Just send us the URL + name + short description of your creation through
and at the end of the jam, we'll update this page with links to all submissions!
Our hashtag is
Tweet that puppy out!
P.S: tips on creating explorables
"Use hsl for colors; it's easier to pick decent colors than with rgb"
~ amit patel
"Start with almost nothing, then keep making small improvements"
~ jp posma