Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Using text effect transitions, part of Keynote: Builds Transitions Animations and Effects.
…Earlier, I showed you builds to reveal text content, but if your slide…only contains text, a very quick way to animate text is the use of transitions.…Let me show you a couple of options that I really like.…In this case, I have a title slide and I'm just going into a couple more…pieces of text, so using Text Effect Transitions,…the drama of a reveal can help build excitement.…I'll just click here to hand an effect.…Note, I don't have the text box selected, so it shows me transitions.…
There are three text effects.…So you have a shimmer transition, which picks up the color of the object.…You have a sparkle transition, which is more of a pixie…dust style and a swing, which I like quite a bit.…And swing lets you adjust the content, so it will transition from one to the next.…And that works well, you can adjust the duration…as you see fit and it has a little…simple 3D emphasis that's kind of cool with a quick…switch over there in the middle of the flip.…However, while you only see three text effects,…remember, object effects are going to work as well.…
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- Working with photos
- Revealing text with animation
- Animating charts
- Creating interleaved builds
- Animating a webpage with Magic Move
- Controlling video and audio playback
- Adding slide transitions
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Keynote: Delivering Presentationswith Richard Harrington1h 35m Intermediate
Keynote: From Outline to Presentationwith Richard Harrington2h 10m Appropriate for all
Keynote: Using Photos and Videos Effectively for Great Presentationswith Richard Harrington2h 39m Appropriate for all
1. Working with Photos
2. Animation Essentials
3. Chart Animation
4. Advanced Animation
5. Slide Transitions
Adding a transition4m 8s
Next steps1m 18s
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