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by Geetesh Bajaj, May 15, 2018

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Before You Create a Video Clip From PowerPoint

Before You Create a Video Clip From PowerPoint

Many people use PowerPoint as a video editor, and use the export options in PowerPoint to create video clips. If you use the newer versions of PowerPoint, the output quality can be amazing, but when you upload these video clips to a site such as YouTube or Vimeo, then the quality can get degraded. Why? That’s because these sites compress your video clips, that can lead to the reduction in the video quality.

Did you know that there's so much you can do even before you export video clips, right inside PowerPoint to make the degrading effects of any subsequent compression minimal?.

Star Wars Style Credits Animation

Star Wars Style Credits Animation

The Star Wars Style Credits Animation presentation includes a sample slide in which the credits animate in the Star Wars style.

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You can download this presentation and change the text in the animated text boxes as required.

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The Art of Storytelling

The Art of Storytelling

Storytelling is the most important facet of effective presentations. Unfortunately, in the age of PowerPoint, many presenters rely too much on technology and forget how important stories are. To get the results you’re looking for, build your presentations on a foundation of great stories—not the other way around.

Read more in this post by James Ontra.

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Options Tab in Backstage View

Options Tab in Backstage View in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

Unknown to many users, there are lesser known options within PowerPoint that can change your workflow, and make you work faster. Most of these preferences are to be found within the PowerPoint Options dialog box.


Open and Close Options in Backstage View

Open and Close Options in Backstage View of PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

When you click the File menu and access Backstage view in PowerPoint 2016, several options appear. On this page, we explore two of those options: Open and Close.

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Applying Theme Colors and Theme Fonts

Applying Theme Colors and Theme Fonts in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

Applying a Theme in PowerPoint applies Theme Colors, Theme Fonts, Theme Effects, Theme Backdrops, and much more. However there are scenarios in which you really don't require such a complete makeover or metamorphosis. In that case, you can still apply Theme Colors and Theme Fonts and leave all other Theme attributes unchanged.


Inserting New Placeholders in Slide Layouts

Inserting New Placeholders in Slide Layouts in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

In PowerPoint, a placeholder is a container that you can use to fill in with some content. When you launch PowerPoint, you will see distinctive boxes that invite you to add some content. Haven't you noticed the "Click to add title," “Click to add text,” or “Click to add picture” suggestions? All these boxes are placeholders. Each of the default layouts comprises a collection of various placeholders. If none of the available layouts work for you, you can create your own layout with custom placeholders in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac.

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New Tab Options in Backstage View

New Tab Options in Backstage View in PowerPoint 2013 for Windows

When you launch PowerPoint 2013, it always provides you with an option to open a new blank presentation. Further, if you are already working on an open presentation, and want to create a new presentation at that point, you can do so using the New option within the Backstage View.

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