8 Tips To Create Epic Visual Presentations

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8 Tips To Create Epic Visual Presentations

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1. Tell A Great Story

2. The 10/20/30 Rule 

3. Less Is More

4. Photos Say A Thousand Words
5. Icons & Graphs Visualize Text
6. Typography Is Important
7. Colors Matter
8. Structure Your Slides


Inspired by Emiland De Cubber.

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Mike Viney
Presentation Designer
http://deckworks.co
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8 Tips To Create Epic Visual Presentations

  1. 1. 8 Tips To Create Epic Visual Presentations deckworks.co
  2. 2. 1.Tellagreatstory
  3. 3. Craftacompellingstory that engages the audience and creates curiosity
  4. 4. 2.THE10/20/30RULEOFPOWERPOINT
  5. 5. 10SLIDES
  6. 6. PICKTHEMOSTIMPORTANTPOINTS & focus on them   ...too many slides = information overload  
  7. 7. 20MINUTES
  8. 8. Presentin under 20MINUTES any longer and you will lose the engagement of the audience
  9. 9. 30PTFONTS
  10. 10. LARGE FONTSAREEASIERTOREAD small font sizes are hard to read
  11. 11. 3.LESSISMORE
  12. 12. USEHEADLINEs, NOTPARAGRAPHS the slides compliment your speech not the other way around
  13. 13. Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  14. 14. 4.PhotosSAYATHOUSANDWORDS
  15. 15. USEHIGH QUALITY IMAGES flickr.com/search/advanced
  16. 16. 5.ICONS&Graphsvisualize TEXT
  17. 17. Use Icons&GraphstoVisualize points and data engaging the audience b 6 f
  18. 18. 6.TYPOGRAPHYISIMPORTANT
  19. 19. STOCKFONTS=BORING! fontsquirrel.com
  20. 20. THIS Sintony Garamond Yanone Kaffeesatz Bebas NOT THIS Arial Times New Roman Comic Sans Impact X  %  
  21. 21. 7.Colorsmatter
  22. 22. ComplimentaryColor palettes make good design look great
  23. 23. this is a bad choice
  24. 24. this is much better
  25. 25. 8.STRUCTUREYOURSLIDES
  26. 26. USEGUIDEs for consistent alignment
  27. 27. MASTERSLIDEs for consistent formatting
  28. 28. 1. Tell a great story 3.LESS IS MORE 5.ICONSvisualizeTEXT 7.Colors matter Recap 2.THE 10/20/30 RULE 4. photos = 1,000 WORDS 6. TYPOGRAPHY IS IMPORTANT 8. STRUCTURE YOUR SLIDES  
  29. 29. THANKS MIKE VINEY Presentation Designer deckworks.co hi@deckworks.co Inspiration Apple Taasky Emiland Images Jerine Lay, Taryn, Zach Dischner, Vinoth Chandar, Daniel Garrido, William Warby, Anton Raath
  30. 30. THANKS Inspiration Apple Taasky Emiland Images Jerine Lay, Taryn, Zach Dischner, Vinoth Chandar, Daniel Garrido, William Warby, Anton Raath Click here

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