Discover the basic rules of presentation typography and how they can be employed in designing a presentation
- [Presenter] Your choice of fonts should be informed … by your mood boards and research into your audience. … Start by choosing a suitable type face or font … for your headline, because headline text … should be the most present text on your slides, generally. … And also, generally, they should be … the largest text on your slides. … If you're going to use sub headings, … then change the size there so it's slightly inferior … to the headline. … For example, I tend to make mine optically … around 55 to 65 percent of the headline size. … I call that a generous half. … Also, if you're using subheadings, … you may consider using a contrasting font … to create some visual interest. … This is called font pairing, … and so you don't have to get too deep … into the weeds of typography, … there are a number of web services that you can use … to help you get an idea of how font pairing works. … Just simply search font pairing, and you'll get results … and one of those, I'm sure, will be suitable …
- 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
Learning Graphic Design: Presentationswith John McWade51m 29s Beginner
Creating Infographics with Illustratorwith Tony Harmer3h 6m Intermediate
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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