Better content for presentations
Even if you are creating a corporate microcopy or a PowerPoint presentation, the content is king. In The eLearning Coach you can find a good resource for online education but also for content creation and tips for creating better microcopy content.
Microcopy can make or break your product. Without a short instruction, users might not know what to do next and this also happens for presentations. If you are unable to write a short introduction in the summary slide then your audience may not understand the purpose of the presentation, unless you explain it with words.
With the wrong instruction, users may get frustrated.
Good microcopy gives your audience the information they need in a small space. The author of this article from eLearning coach is clear explaining how to write better microcopy for instructions and phrases, but also to be used as motivational quotes if you are a motivational speaker.
- Clarify your intention or objective.
- Don’t let things get blurry.
- Stick to one clear point.
- Get in the mind of the reader.
- Be direct.
- Don’t go overboard.
- Make it noticeable.
- Consider adding personality.
- Remember its value.
Read the full article here.