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An Instructional Design Toolkit

20 handy things you didn't know Google Photos can do

Most people think of Google Photos like a dusty old album on the shelf. Every once in a while, you flip through those old snapshots with a friend. Remember that trip to the beach? That was so nice.<p>Like most Google services, Photos is overflowing with helpful features, which can manipulate, …

Think “Outside the Slide”: Using PowerPoint for Graphic Design

A significant part of my job involves creating graphic designs. While I can make my way around Photoshop, InDesign and Premiere well enough when I …

Graphic Design

60 Totally Free Design Resources for Non-Designers

Creating engaging visual content doesn’t have to require a financial investment. Sure, at one time graphic designers needed expensive software and …

Web Design

Tomas Bay helps executives do effective presentations at work. Sharing practical presentation tools helping you improve your presentation skills.

A Free Collection Of Ready-Made Font Combinations For Your Design Projects

<b>Based in</b> Palo Alto, California, UI/UX designer Komol Kuchkarov has created a free ‘Font Combinations Kit’ that would come in very handy for web and …

31 Money-Saving Design Freebies Websites You Should Know

Whether you have a blog, work as a designer of websites or apps, create graphic materials, or just occasionally do anything digital – using design …

Pimp My PowerPoint

When you’re working on building a presentation in PowerPoint you’re going to want some really great looking images that are right at your fingertips …

How to Import Posts from Google Docs to WordPress Manually or Automatically

Where do you write your WordPress posts? If you’re writing them in the WordPress Editor from the beginning, I think you’re making things a lot more …

Google Docs

Start Your Presentation With a Bang and Hook Your Audience in Less Than 2 Minutes (With Examples)

Wouldn’t it be great if every single audience member you present to was hooked right from the beginning and unable to pull their eyes away from you …

Public Speaking

The Scientific Reason Why Bullets Are Bad for Presentations

You've probably heard this advice before: Don’t use bullet points in your presentations. But do you know why presentation design experts are so adamantly opposed to the bullet point format?<p>Here's the simple, but perhaps surprising, explanation to why bullet points are bad for presentations: <b>Bullet</b> …

Top 10 Typography Tips for PowerPoint

So you've learned to love your content, and you're now a master at PowerPoint design...or are you? See if your typography skills are on point with these 10 typography tips for PowerPoint design!

One Point Per Slide – Why It’s Important and How to Do It

PowerPoint presentations have come a long way from bullet points and ClipArt. Presentations have evolved with not only the presenter and the audience, but also our preference to be moved and not sold to. One of the biggest presentation trends is having only one point per slide. Check out our …

Trends

POWERPOINT HACK #1 – ANIMATION PREVIEW BURNS TIME

3 PowerPoint Plugins To Try Today

PowerPoint is on my mind most of the time, and I’m always looking for cool features I hadn’t known about before. A quick nosey around the Office …

20 Hand Gestures You Should Be Using

Do you know how to speak with your hands? Holler and Beatie found that gestures increase the value of our message by 60%! The best, most charismatic …

Public Speaking & Presenting Resources

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Share Email Comments<p>Share on Pinterest<p>Share with your friends<p>Submit<p>When patrons walk into Michel Roux Jr’s two Michelin starred Le Gavroche, they …

Customers

The SlideShare Handbook

One of the most difficult challenges of public speaking is creating a presentation that best represents your topic. You can spend hours upon hours attempting to craft something that will impact and entertain your audience.<p>That's why we wrote the SlideShare Handbook- to help you learn how to write, …

How to Create a Twitter Cover Photo in PowerPoint [Tutorial]

Here is a very simple three step guide on how to create a professional Twitter cover photo in PowerPoint. Use this strategy for your business, personal brand or whatever you want in order to bring traffic to your other sites.

PowerPoint 2016 now helps people design slides that aren't terrible

If there's one problem with presentation software, it's that it's hard for many people to create slides that look and feel professional. While Microsoft does its best to provide people with templates, it can still be hard to make slides look good -- and that's made doubly difficult for users …

The Best Free Alternatives to the Most Popular Fonts

Look at the best sellers on the big font shops and you’ll see the same names sitting proudly in top spot. Proxima Nova, DIN, Futura and Brandon …

Typography

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Presentation & Powerpoint Templates from GraphicRiver

Presentations made easy<p>Do your hands get clammy at the thought of speaking in front of crowd? One way to combat this horror is to embody the power …