Tips

Use Format Painter to apply the same formatting to multiple places

This is a very useful tip that will save you time when dealing with formatting and effects in PowerPoint. As you may know, Format Painter is a great tool to apply the same formatting to other objects. For example, if you are designing a shape combining other shapes you can choose the formatting options for …

How To Use PowerPoint For Digital Signage Presentations

Digital signage is used to electronically display information, such as an advertisement or a public message. As it has become easier to connect computers to larger screens with the help of HDMI / VGA cables and other methods, one can now easily create digital signage from a software such as MS PowerPoint. Presentations containing digital …

How To Create A Poll For Twitter Followers And Add It To PowerPoint

The use of social media has become essential for businesses to monitor how their products are viewed by consumers. Many social media platforms provide excellent opportunities for businesses to gain information about consumer opinion. While there are a number of web services that allow creating online polls to gather public opinion (e.g. Polls Everywhere), however …

Beyond Bullet Points Book

Beyond Bullet Points – “Using Microsoft PowerPoint to Create Presentations That Inform, Motivate, and Inspire” is the name of this book that The book covers different topics but it is focused to explain the reader how to avoid boring, bullet-riddled slides and unlock the amazing story buried in your presentation. The communications expert Cliff Atkinson (author …

Vectorize an image in Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator is a great software that can be very helpful for designers and presenters. Especially if you need to make PowerPoint presentation templates from sketches. Here we will show you how to simply vectorize an image and convert the sketch to a simple vector. Let’s imagine that we have a heart rhythm graph showing like …

How Many Slides for a 30 Minute Presentation

30 minute presentations are very common in different situations and scenarios. Some business meetings are arranged for 30 minutes only, and then the PowerPoint presenter can be eventually available for questions or exchange ideas with the audience. Also during a presentation in the classroom, a 30 minute presentation is good to leave more space for …