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Get Featured: So You Want to be on the Front Page of SlideShare?

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After trying to figure out whether or not there is a secret formula for getting featured on the SlideShare homepage, we decided to ask 13 pros who have been featured on multiple occasions. We created this deck to share their insights with you!

Featuring tips from:

Robert Katai
Julius Solaris
Jen Jones
Sandra Jovanovic
Ross Simmonds
Michael Brenner
Joe Gelman
Steve Williamson
Stephen Jeske
Ayesha Ambreen
Josh Steimle
Eugene Cheng
Pamela Pavliscak

Read their full and in depth tips here: https://venngage.com/blog/get-featured-slideshare/

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Get Featured: So You Want to be on the Front Page of SlideShare?

  1. 1. VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com
  2. 2. SlideShare gets over visitors a month... VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  3. 3. And gets more traffic from business owners! VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  4. 4. But to take advantage of all that traffic, you’ve got to get onto the front page. VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  5. 5. How do you make the featured section of SlideShare? VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  6. 6. We actually don’t know… VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  7. 7. VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  8. 8. We asked 13 pros that have been featured multiple times for their advice… VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  9. 9. Here’s what they said: VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  10. 10. Robert Katai VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  11. 11. Whenever you design a presentation, think about your audience. Why did you design the presentation and what problem does it solve?” - Robert Katai VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  12. 12. Michael Brenner VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  13. 13. Start by really focusing on the title and the front page image to drive interest.” - Michael Brenner VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  14. 14. Ayesha Ambreen VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  15. 15. Stick to a niche topic, add value through content and use simple but eye-catching graphics.” - Ayesha Ambreen VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  16. 16. Stephen Jeske VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  17. 17. Each slide should have just one purpose with content focused on achieving that objective.” - Stephen Jeske VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  18. 18. Steve Williamson VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  19. 19. Remember that the best stories are visual, simple, and they combine attention grabbing chaos with the comfort of control.” - Steve Williamson VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  20. 20. Josh Steimle VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  21. 21. I tend to use a lot of slides, with very few words per slide. Sometimes a slide may have just a single word on it.” - Josh Steimle VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  22. 22. Joe Gelman VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  23. 23. Find a problem you're qualified to solve, a question you're qualified to answer or a subject you can comfortably teach.” - Joe Gelman VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  24. 24. Julius Solaris VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  25. 25. Images are the most important part. Not too much information, use links and description to give more context. Try to be interactive and creative.” - Julius Solaris VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  26. 26. Eugene Cheng VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  27. 27. Create something that doesn't already exist in its entirety.” - Eugene Cheng VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  28. 28. Jen Jones VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  29. 29. Using pictures as the focus of your slides (instead of words) is the best way to get your slides noticed, by both your audience, and by SlideShare.” - Jen Jones VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  30. 30. VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  31. 31. Pamela Pavliscak VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  32. 32. Think about a metaphor or theme to frame the story.” -Pamela Pavliscak VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  33. 33. Sandra Jovanovic VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  34. 34. No matter what topic you choose keep in mind that people are visual learners. Your presentations should be created in a persuasive manner.” - Sandra Jovanovic VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  35. 35. Ross Simmonds VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com SlideShare Profile Website Twitter Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  36. 36. Make your first 3 slides count. It's important to hook your audience as fast as possible.” - Ross Simmonds VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  37. 37. How’s that for ? VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.comGet Featured on the First Page of SlideShare
  38. 38. For a more detailed breakdown of how to get featured on SlideShare, read the full post here: Venngage Blog: Get Featured on SlideShare Get Featured on the First Page of SlideShare VENNGAGE Create Infographics at venngage.com

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