PowerPoint: Tutorials, Articles, and Conversations with Presentation Experts
September 22, 2020
We begin by featuring Gojko Adzic, who talks about his Narakeet product which lets you convert a PowerPoint or another presentation to a voice-enabled video. We provide a full review of EaseUS's Video Editor.
PowerPoint 2019 for Windows users can explore the Print Tab of Backstage View. Also, make sure you do not miss the quotes, press releases, and templates from the last few days.
September 18, 2020
Gojko Adzic is a partner at Neuri Consulting LLP. He is one of the 2019 AWS Serverless Heroes, the winner of the 2016 European Software Testing Outstanding Achievement Award, and the 2011 Most Influential Agile Testing Professional Award. Gojko’s book Specification by Example won the Jolt Award for the best book of 2012, and his blog won the UK Agile Award for the best online publication in 2010. Gojko previously co-founded MindMup, a collaboration tool used by millions of schoolchildren worldwide to visualize ideas. In this conversation, Gojko talks about his Narakeet product, that lets you convert a PowerPoint or another presentation to a voice-enabled video.
September 17, 2020
Videos are everywhere. And that’s the reason why many users, including first-time video-creators, are looking for a video editing software that’s not going to burn a hole in their pockets, but still, be capable to create and capture their ideas. If the video editing software is easy to use, that’s an amazing bonus. So, let us see if our review product for today, EaseUS Video Editor fulfills these requirements?
September 15, 2020
We begin by featuring Mike Power of Neuxpower, who talks about the new Slidewise add-in for PowerPoint that works as a font and media assistant. We continue our Pslides lifetime slides subscription. Kurt Dupont of PresentationPoint shows up how to use their DataPoint add-in to create alternating text on your PowerPoint slides. Also, make sure you do not miss the quotes, press releases, and templates from the last few days.
September 14, 2020
Among the tabs within Backstage View, we have already explored some options such as Open, New, Save, etc. In this tutorial, we will explore the Print option used to print the current presentation in the form of selected slides, notes pages, handouts, etc. Follow these steps to learn more about Print options within Backstage view in PowerPoint 2019 for Windows.
September 10, 2020
In this post, Kurt Dupont of PresentationPoint explores how you can set up PowerPoint to show alternating text using some help from DataPoint, an add-in for Microsoft PowerPoint. DataPoint has many capabilities including an option to set up alternating text, that we explore in this post. DataPoint is often successfully used to link PowerPoint shapes to data sources like databases, XML files, RSS feeds, Excel data sheets, etc.
September 9, 2020
Mike Power owns and runs Neuxpower, the company behind the popular compression software NXPowerLite and now also the free online version WeCompress. A big fan of helping people feel more awesome by making software that just gets the job done without making a fuss! He aspires one day to create software that will actually give people superpowers. In this conversation, Mike talks about the new Slidewise add-in for PowerPoint that works as a font and media assistant.
September 8, 2020
We first look at glossophobia, the fear of speaking in public, which is scarier than death and darkness to an average person. We then feature Olivier de Saint Louvent, who talks about the Power-user add-in for PowerPoint that has a huge number of users. We bring back Taylor Croonquist's feature on creating waterfall charts in PowerPoint.
PowerPoint 2019 for Mac users can learn about the many printing options available. Also, make sure you do not miss the quotes, press releases, and templates from the last few days.
September 4, 2020
Waterfall charts are one of the most popular charts for displaying how different items come together to make up a whole. The chart was first invented and is still widely used by consultants of McKinsey & Company, and is something you can easily add to your PowerPoint charting repertoire. Taylor Croonquist teaches you how you can create these waterfall charts easily in PowerPoint.
September 2, 2020
Olivier de Saint Louvent is the CEO of Power-user, which he co-founded in 2015 in Paris. Power-user is one of the leading productivity solutions for Microsoft Office, with 250,000 users globally. Before that, he worked in strategy consulting where he experienced the need to improve how people work with PowerPoint, Excel & Word. In this conversation, Olivier talks about the Power-user add-in for PowerPoint.
September 2, 2020
PowerPoint 2019 for Mac has no Backstage View. It uses menus to access options that are available within the Backstage view in other PowerPoint versions. In this tutorial, we will explore the Print option used to print the current presentation in the form of selected slides, notes pages, handouts, etc. Follow these steps to learn more about Print options in PowerPoint 2019 for Mac.
September 1, 2020
We first explore the art of skillful and sincere speaking, both on a video call or in person, in a guest post by Lyn Roseaman of Toastmasters International. We then bring back after three years a lifetime offer to Pslides presentation templates. Next, Bob Befus tells us about the amazing new features in their updated SlideSource product that's a well-known presentation management solution. We also bring you a complete review of iSpring Suite 9.7, a complete eLearning solution that works as a PowerPoint add-in. Also, make sure you do not miss the quotes, press releases, and templates from the last few days.
August 31, 2020
Did you know what is scarier than death and darkness to an average person? No, it’s not the fear of heights or even claustrophobia, the fear of confined spaces. It is actually the fear of speaking in public, also known as glossophobia!
August 28, 2020
We last reviewed iSpring Suite 8 in 2016, and it’s been a while since then. During this time, the folks at iSpring have added a multitude of features to their flagship program, and it seems like a good time to review the new iSpring Suite 9.7. At this point, it is important to understand that iSpring Suite 9.7 is an environment suited to create courses for eLearning. Most features are geared towards this objective. Yet, many users also take benefit of the amazing iSpring Content Library for their regular PowerPoint presentations. You’ll learn more about these options later in this review.
August 27, 2020
Bob Befus is a serial entrepreneur who has focused on the presentation needs of medical and pharmaceutical organizations for most of his career. In 1996, Bob developed an interactive digital display software that enabled presenters to organize thousands of data slides and be able to locate and present them instantly during live Q&A. Since 1996, Bob has continued to develop and refine several presentation support technologies including SlideSource for SharePoint in 2010 and SlideSource.com in 2015. In this interview, Bob discusses the new features in SlideSource Library.
August 25, 2020
Creating slides is just one part of what you would do as part of your presentation. Delivering those slides will complete the process. We look at a checklist for delivering presentations. In our Presentation Management series, James Ontra and AlexAnndra Ontra explore the lifecycle of a presentation. They say, "In presentation management, files are never done. Instead, they evolve, just like the businesses they represent." We then look at the problem of an always-smiling presenter, who smiles when there is no need to smile! For PowerPoint 365 users we look at the Save and Save As options for both Windows and Mac users. Also, make sure you do not miss the quotes, press releases, and templates from the last few days.