33 SlideShare Tips, in 140 characters or less


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Expand your marketing reach by sharing your content with SlideShare's audience of 60 million global users. To navigate SlideShare like a pro, use these 33 SlideShare tips, each summarized in 140 characters or less.

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33 SlideShare Tips, in 140 characters or less

  1. 1. SIL. DIESHARET | ~ 1 « A in 140 characters or less : [ »| byETHos3 i. » Slideshare decks with strong headlines, detailed descriptions, and backlinks rank high on search engines. (aWishpond Embed your SlideShare presentations across multiple platforms: Twitter, blogs posts, and landing pages. @Marketo E . Don't use Slideshare for self-promotion unless you can i " effectively soften your pitch with humor or humility. @Forbes Present your content in 3 acts: Why it Matters, How it Works, and the Call to Action. (aLindseyKirchoff " fl » Go long and dig deep! Studies have shown that lengthier Slideshare presentations (60+ slides) perform best. (aHubSpot Direct traffic to your website or blog by including your URL in your Slideshare presentation. C. -ISusanGunelius ~ On the last slide of your deck, use a call to action to send traffic i to a landing page with a lead form. @Convince Follow the rule of "less is more" with slide design. Don't use too much text or over-complicated charts. (aSlideShare Don't place an image in the center of a presentation slide. Instead, enlarge the image to fill the slide. @Buffer Book speaking engagements with a Pinterest board of your :1 Slideshare decks, your quotes, and photos. @ChicGeekAcademy ~» . After delivering a presentation, share the Slideshare URL with your audience so they can review it later. (aMashable Get more mileage out of existing content by transforming it into E a presentation for Slideshare. @CMlContent ‘ “ . Give your Slideshare deck a creative theme that captures the essence of your main idea. Try something fun! @Ethos3 Use storytelling techniques in your presentation to keep viewers clicking to the next slide. (dSteamFeedCom 4i . The most common tags on Slideshare: business, market, trends, research, social media, and statistics. (aToddWheatland Create presentations for a specific audience. Know their L interests. Know their concerns. Give solutions. (aEthos3 ‘ » The opening slide must be punchy and well designed. It's the A 7 visual headline for the entire presentation. (aHerbertLui Make your presentation easy to find. Use tags, and select the 1 . most appropriate category for your topic. (aCanva " ifi . You can use 3,000 characters in Slideshare descriptions; ‘ ad the first 160 characters are the most important. (1Sewatch People love visual metaphors! Consider including one in your 2 , ; SlideShare deck to keep viewers engaged. @Ethos3 ‘ E 1 » Boost your credibility. Embed your SlideShare content into your » - Linkedln profile and long form posts. @Ethos3 Mix it up. Add infographics, videos and documents to your Slideshare profile. (iSlideShare E . Write a creative title for your presentation. 80% of readers never g5 get beyond the title. @HeidiCohen Understand the traffic flow to Slideshare. 20% of visitors come to SlideShare directly from Google. ciCMO_com 3 » Know the Slideshare audience. The most commonly searched f words are marketing, social media and Facebook. (aGAbramovich Design like the pros. Use the "Rule of Thirds" when creating the E 4 layout for your slides. @SlideShare ' E . When creating a chart for a presentation, edit intensely. " Highlight only the critical information. @SlideShare 5 Steps to Creating a Gorgeous Presentation: Brainstorm, Moodboards, Design Comp, Full Draft, and Review. @SlideShare Q . Don't overwhelm your audience. Only present three main ideas fit ” in a single presentation. (aEthos3 Use creative stock photography to improve your presentations. Avoid photos that look fake or ridiculous. (<1Ethos3 E i » Use the "Lessig Method. " Put less information on each slide, and l ‘ increase your slide count. (aEthos3 Use color wisely in presentations. Avoid the "Vibrating-Color Headache" by using bright colors sparingly. @SlideSha re - Production value affects your credibility. Create visually compelling slides, or hire a designer. @KippBodnar Contact Ethos? » today: START@ETHOS3.C0lVl