What’s common between a business meeting, a motivational presentation or just a simple session? Microsoft PowerPoint. This gem of an application has changed the way through which presentations can be conducted in a seamless manner.
Microsoft PowerPoint tips & tricks
The PowerPoint team tracked the stats and analytics to come up with a list of the top 10 posts in about Microsoft PowerPoint. If PowerPoint is one of your frequently-used program, you would love to read on.
Top ten posts in 2012 about Microsoft PowerPoint:
- Tips for turning your Excel data into PowerPoint charts
Ever wish you could get the critical data from your Excel charts into a PowerPoint slide without having to manually add it again? PowerPoint MVP Ellen Finkelstein provides a step-by-step guide to make adding an Excel chart to PowerPoint work like magic.
- PowerPoint 2013: Presentation is Everything
The themes in the new PowerPoint give you a fast way to have a professional presentation that also expresses your individual style.
- Use PowerPoint slide layouts to make presentations memorable
Help your audience to follow your presentation and remember your main points by making key slides distinctive.
- Free training: Learn to create PowerPoint animations
Add some visual pizzazz to your presentation by reading these tutorials on how to animate text, charts, shapes, and more.
- Make an image within an image stand out
Bruce Gabrielle, author of Speaking PowerPoint, gives a video demonstration of PowerPoint transitions and artistic effects to make part of an image focus while making another part fade into the background.
- Crop around irregular images
Part 2 of Bruce Gabrielle’s video demo of making an image within an image stand out.
- PowerPoint 2013: Eyedropper
One of the coolest new features in PowerPoint–now you can color-match between presentations and across formats, such as a website or picture.
- Guy Kawasaki’s guide on pitching to venture capitalists
Popular guest blogger Guy Kawasaki teams up with the Office Web Apps team to give you a step-by-step guide to building a business case and a flawless PowerPoint pitch.
- Webinar: Better PowerPoint Presentations
How-tos for presenting in PowerPoint, including using the Notes section, using Presenter’s View, tips for presenting in a conference room, and more.
- Webinar: PowerPoint tips
Learn how to start PowerPoint quickly, organize slides at a glance, work with the outline tab, and more.
The PowerPoint team did a commendable job is compiling these helpful posts under a single list.
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