Learn about using themes that ship with presentation software and considerations for developing your own.
- [Instructor] Themes give you a consistent approach … for your presentation, and if you plan … on designing them any more frequently … than once in a blue moon, … then you ought to look into creating your own. … Now, all of the applications that I'm aware of … actually ship with some default themes in them, … and this one here in Apple Keynote, … you can see there's a wide range here. … There's even a separate application … that contains themes specifically for Keynote. … But I've already chosen this wide format one here. … Just simple black, … and if I show you what's contained in there, … it's essentially a bunch of different masters here. … And you can create all of your own masters. … So you choose whichever you want … and build these things out … and make them your own. … What I recommend, though, is that when you do pick some … of these themes is you filter through … the content that's in there … and see if you really do want some of that content, … such as these bulleted lists, …
- Outlining your topic
- Creating a storyboard
- Developing your design ideas with moodboards
- Exploring slide typography
- Using colors, words, and images effectively
- Using charts and graphs
- Effectively using animations and transitions
- Beyond the presentation
Skill Level Beginner
Presentation software2m 12s
1. Developing Your Ideas
2. Design Essentials
3. Charts, Graphs, and Tables
4. Transitions and Animations
Using animation1m 45s
5. Finishing Touches
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