How to get the most value out of Longform PowerPoint Presentations

Traditionally, most PowerPoint presentations are created in landscape orientation. This is because most are presented on display screens in widescreen format. In addition to landscape orientation, there is also another underutilised option that offers the opportunity for impactful communication. That is the Longform PowerPoint presentation. Longform PowerPoint Presentations Longform PowerPoint presentations are created in portrait […]

Supercharge your Presentation Skills and Save Time with these PowerPoint Shortcuts

For many people, creating a successful PowerPoint presentation can be quite time-consuming. The good news is, Microsoft PowerPoint offers numerous features including shortcuts to help you save valuable time. Below we showcase some of the most useful PowerPoint shortcuts to make your creation process more efficient and stress free. 7 Handy PowerPoint Shortcuts 1. Basic […]

Simple Solutions to PowerPoint Problems that Users may Encounter

PowerPoint is a powerful and versatile presentation platform, that has approximately 500 million daily users worldwide. However, just like with all other software, it’s still susceptible to problems that can be frustrating to some users while creating and delivering their presentations. The good news is most issues are a simple fix once you know how. […]

A Guide to Creating Accessible PowerPoint Presentations

Creating accessible PowerPoint presentations is an ethical practice and, in some cases, a legal requirement. Accessibility breaks down barriers and is more inclusive to a diverse range of individuals, including those with a disability. In this blog post we will discuss the importance of accessibility and how to create PowerPoint presentations that everyone can access […]

Presentation Design Trends for 2024

Presentation design trends are continually evolving, and shaping how information is communicated, absorbed, and retained. As we step into 2024, the landscape of presentation design undergoes a fascinating transformation, embracing innovation, technology, and a redefined aesthetic. The trends dominating presentations this year are not just about visual appeal but also about creating engaging narratives and […]

The Presentation Design Industry – Everything you need to know

Have you ever had the privilege of sitting through a polished and highly captivating and memorable presentation? If so, there is a high chance that that presentation was created by someone within the presentation design industry.    What is a Presentation Designer? A presentation designer is an expert in creating visual layouts and graphic design […]

The Importance of Understanding your Audience when Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

There is a fantastic acronym that is used by some presenters called A.B.C. – which stands for Audience Before Content. Knowing and understanding your audience is the key to a successful presentation. Before embarking on drafting any business presentations and speeches, it’s important to ensure that you communicate in the right direction. Communicating in the […]

Our Favourite PowerPoint Features

People often ask why I love PowerPoint so much, and I always say it’s the versatility of the program. Over the years, PowerPoint has come a long way, from its humble and somewhat clunky beginnings.

How to become a better virtual communicator

In the past, conducting meetings, interviews, presentations and conferences “face-to-face” was considered the best option when people had to communicate. However, in the present day, meeting together in the same physical space seems like a thing of the past. We now find ourselves relying more on technology to communicate with one another and Zoom fatigue […]