How to Make your Presentation Smaller in Size

Sometimes you need to reduce the size of your PowerPoint presentation files, and that makes sense since transferring small files is faster and easy than large files. The problem with large files in PowerPoint is that sometimes the images embedded in the slide design are huge or we are adding some additional content that we …

Creating a Border in PowerPoint Using Shapes

Using borders in PowerPoint presentations can help you to have delimiter in your slide and make a sense of rectangular area to focus your presentation. You can create a border in PowerPoint through different ways. One possible and simple solution is using a rectangular shape. Another way is to use a border image for PowerPoint or advanced …

Elegant 2D & 3D Bullet Lists in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010

Bullet lists are very useful when you need to emphasize key points in your presentation slide. The typical bullet lists just contains a list of points but this is the classical way to create bullet lists so if you want to add some contrast to your presentation you can still create elegant bullet lists following …

Speaker Notes in PowerPoint and How to Use Them

Speaker notes is a concept used in presentations and Microsoft PowerPoint has a special section in the slide that you can use for speaker notes. Speaker notes are also known as Notes Pages in recent versions of PowerPoint like Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 and 2010 (and other presentation software like OpenOffice Impress). The speaker notes or notes …

Using Shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint

Shapes functionality in PowerPoint is really powerful to create diagrams and other graphics for your presentations. Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 comes with a large collection of shapes that you can freely use to draw balloons in your presentations, borders, arrows, etc. Also, you can create your own shapes and define a default shape to be used …

4 Free Project Management PowerPoint templates

Managers sometimes need to create amazing PowerPoint presentations to show their project tasks and timing plans to their subordinates and boss. There are many designs available at FPPT for project managers but with a large database of free PowerPoint tamples it might not be easy to find the right one, so here we’d show you a few …

Using Google Images to Get Some Inspiration

Working with PowerPoint templates requires some inspirations  so you can design new templates for your presentation projects. There are many places where you can get some inspiration.  Go out of the office for a few minutes and walk, see nature, people talking, dogs in the park, etc. Each new color and shape that you see around …

PowerPoint Charts At A Glance

PowerPoint Charts can be created with any Microsoft PowerPoint release. However, the latest versions of Microsoft PowerPoint comes with enhanced charts and options that helps us create engaging PowerPoint charts for our presentations. When you create a new slide with PowerPoint, the center text box will display small icons that allows you to access different …

Create a Label Tag Effect in PowerPoint Using Shapes

If you need to create sales templates using PowerPoint on any sales presentation, shopping or product label tag effect is useful to enhance your presentation slides. This tutorial shows how to create a label tag with PowerPoint. First, create a new plain template in PowerPoint. Open Microsoft PowerPoint and create a new slide to place …