Effective Slideshow
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Like this? Share it with your network

Share

Effective Slideshow

on

  • 1,950 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
1,950
Views on SlideShare
1,950
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
12
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Effective Slideshow Presentation Transcript

  • 1.  
  • 2.
    • Select san serif fonts
    • No smaller than 24 points
    • Each page should have a title
    • Use the same font on all pages
    • Avoid italicized fonts
    • No more than 6-8 words per line
  • 3.
    • Use the 6 x 6 rule for bullet points
    • Use contrast
      • Dark text on light background
      • Light text on dark background
    • Do not use ALL CAPS except for titles
    • Test font by standing six feet from monitor
  • 4.
    • Keep the background consistent
    • Keep the background subtle
    • Keep the design clean and uncluttered
    • Limit number of transitions
    • Avoid flashy or noisy animation
  • 5.
    • Use clipart sparingly
    • Use the same style graphic throughout
    • Limit number of graphics
    • All graphics should relate to the presentation
  • 6.
    • Limit the number of colors on a single screen
    • Use no more than four colors on chart
    • Check all colors on
  • 7.
    • Check spelling and grammar
    • Do not read the presentation
    • Give a brief overview at start, present information, review important points
    • Have bulleted items appear one at a time
  • 8.
    • Use a wireless mouse
    • If sound effects are used, wait until sound finishes before speaking
    • If content is complex, give audience handouts
    • Do not turn you back to the audience
  • 9.
    • Practice before you present
    • Show up early to test equipment
    • Turn off screen savers and power management
  • 10.
    • Backup your slide show and take an extra copy with you
    • Provide the audience with contact information if they have questions
    • Avoid dark backgrounds if presenting in a poorly-lit room
    • Avoid light backgrounds if presenting in well-lit room