ppt slide orientation

Most PowerPoint (PPT) presentations are in 16:9 format, aka landscape orientation, which is great for presenting on most monitors and projectors. But there’s so much more you can do with your slide orientation. We’ll run through various options for choosing a different orientation for PowerPoint. From vertical to portrait to widescreen – you’ll learn how […]

rhetoric speaking skills

We’ve all come across that person who seems born to speak in public. He or she is totally unfazed by the size of the audience and speaks clearly and persuasively, using language to its best advantage. Then there’s you: more than two pairs of eyes pointed in your direction and you feel yourself falling to […]

animations for ppt

Want to bring your next presentation to life? Then PowerPoint animations are for you. This tutorial will show you how to create and play PowerPoint animations yourself. Available animations in PowerPoint Get creative: PowerPoint offers endless animation options. You can play with various effect elements such as size, shape, movement or timing until you are […]

body language ppt

Gestures and facial expressions play a major role in shaping our communication. This also applies to PPT presentations: A presenter’s body language is a crucial factor in influencing the audience’s response to content and key messages. So, you’ve got great content, slick PowerPoint slides and the latest presentation technology. Don’t forget one of the most […]

powerpoint zoom effect

If you use Prezi, you’re used to spectacular zooms in your presentations. With just a few clicks, you can also create a PowerPoint zoom to navigate impressively through your presentation and open and close selected chapter slides. Zooming in PowerPoint is more than zooming in or out on a slide. The feature creates small thumbnails […]

ppt slide master

Editing a PowerPoint presentation is not without risk: new images or text can ruin the layout, new slides from external sources aren’t visually cohesive. And when it comes to color design, it’s incredibly difficult to accurately reconstruct the original color scheme from sight. To avoid these issues and a lot of headaches, consider using a […]

QR codes powerpoint

Looking to include additional information, contact details or websites in your PowerPoint presentations without wasting valuable space on the slides? This article has the perfect solution for you! Everyone knows them and most of us have already used them – QR codes. Quick Response Codes are small images containing additional information that is accessed through […]

insert videos in PowerPoint 16zu9

Videos are THE information medium of our generation. Think YouTube, Instagram or any other video platform. Even in PowerPoint presentations – videos are a must in 2021. Videos can set important visual anchor points in your presentation and give it a more dynamic feel. They’re a great way to give a brief introduction to your […]

powerpoint flowchart for powerpoint

A flowchart allows you to present complex processes clearly. Flowcharts’ greatest strength is the fact that they make processes easier to understand than wordy descriptions. PowerPoint flowcharts can be a big asset in presentations. By combining shapes, text, and arrows, a flowchart can contain everything from step-by-step instructions to the development of ideas.   The […]

Venn diagrams are circle charts that illustrate relationships between items or finite sets of items. We all know that images speak louder than words. That’s why the Venn diagram in PowerPoint is a popular presentation tool. Venn diagrams work with all kinds of different data. PowerPoint’s wide range of Venn diagrams can be used to […]

PowerPoint Backgrounds

A slide background is a key design element in any PowerPoint presentation – its visual impact and value should never be underestimated. But choosing the right background can be a challenge. In this article, you will learn how to change, edit and customize the PowerPoint background to match your corporate style. Make your presentation pop […]

Company Presentation

A company presentation is a vital tool for management and sales departments. This type of presentation plays a huge part in promoting the corporate brand – it’s layout and structure need to be professional and convincing. In this article, we’ll show you what goes into a successful company presentation.   Your company presentation in PowerPoint  […]

tutorial: insert pdf in powerpoint

Looking to insert PDF content into your PowerPoint presentation but not sure how? You’ve come to the right place.  We’ll show you 5 easy ways to do it. PDF files are read-only. That means once created, they are difficult to edit. Read on to find out how you can still insert and edit PDF content […]

Animated GIFs

Looking for a way to liven up your PowerPoint presentation’s content? How about using a GIF? Animated images are everywhere these days. So why not use GIFs for your presentation content, too? GIFs are guaranteed to grab your audience’s attention. They’re a fun and entertaining way to highlight your content and key messages. Plus, GIFs […]

You’ve invested a lot of time and hard work into your PowerPoint presentation and want to make a strong impression on your audience. Don’t forget to include a PowerPoint table of contents. It will guarantee your audience will have a clear overview of your presentation right from the start. Since the release of Microsoft Office […]

A PowerPoint presentation is no longer just about pure text. Nowadays, fully written slides feel outdated while using pictures and other visual tools has become the norm. Mind maps have become extremely popular. A PowerPoint mind map is a tool frequently used in the business sector to visualize complex content.  It structures key content in […]

Legibility and style are key in creating a convincing PowerPoint presentation. But it’s not just a stylish font that counts – text also needs to be organized so it’s easy for an audience to follow. Knowing how to best use PowerPoint’s text boxes and fonts will go a long way in reinforcing the core message […]

Perfect Ideas for Your Presentation Ending

“After a while I went out and left the hospital and went back to the hotel in the rain.” If you love literature, you may recognize this sentence. But if not, it’s no big deal — this isn’t an English literature quiz. Even so, there’s something to learn from this sentence. If you want to […]