SmartArt

How to Create a Flowchart using SmartArt in PowerPoint 2010

In this tutorial, we’ll be creating a flowchart using SmartArt in PowerPoint. These shapes are very stylized versions of normal shapes available in PowerPoint to make a collective of shapes for different purposes. If you refer to our prior tutorial on creating flowcharts, you’ll find the same procedures apply here. Before starting, have your data …

Porter’s Five Forces Model in PowerPoint 2010 using SmartArt

If you need to create a slide to show Porter’s 5 Forces then here we will show you how to quickly create a PowerPoint graphic using Smart Art. SmartArt is a powerful tool that you can use to make awesome diagrams in PowerPoint in record time. You can create all kind of diagrams from flow …

Make awesome changes to shapes by dragging shape elements in PowerPoint

PowerPoint shapes can be really helpful to make awesome PPT graphics and help to visualize data. However, sometimes we need a custom shape design for our presentations, for example if we want to highlight something. A possible approach is using different colors with text and arrows to highlight the desired content, however sometimes an image …

Segmented Pyramid in PowerPoint using SmartArt

Using SmartArt we can create some nice PowerPoint graphics, and the Segmented Pyramid is one of the available graphics that allows us to make a great pyramid chart in PowerPoint. You can use this pyramid to show containment, proportional, or interconnected relationships. The first nine lines of Level 1 text appear in the triangular shapes. Unused …

Create a Basic Radial Diagram in PowerPoint 2010 using SmartArt

Some diagrams require to show a central idea in a cycle and then relationship with other secondary ideas. This is the case for example in marketing when we want to create the 4P of a Marketing mix to be used in a Marketing plan. 4P of Marketing mix or other complex diagrams can be created …

Creating a Timeline in PowerPoint using SmartArt

Smart Art is a powerful feature in Microsoft PowerPoint. If you want to represent a sequence of events in PowerPoint slide, such as a milestone in a project or a timeline for a historical event, then Smart Art can help you. You can choose a timeline layout and then customize it with your own content. You …