Understanding the importance of design


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Understanding the importance of design

In this chapter, I will discuss how to create a great looking presentation with minimal effort. I will show you how to match your color palettes, keep your slides consistent, use great photos, make your data meaningful, and we'll throw in some diagrams. We are going to do everything from within PowerPoint, which means we won't need the assistance of a graphic designer or use any professional graphics applications. Let's start by adjusting what PowerPoint calls the page size. We need to decide if the audience will see this on a standard or a widescreen display.

I happen to know that most of our office here uses widescreen displays and that our projector supports widescreen as well. So I am going to change PowerPoint for the 16 to 9, that's widescreen, ratio. I will click on the Design tab and choose Page Setup. Here it says Slides sized for an On-screen show at (4:3). I will drop down the menu and choose 16:9. Clicking OK changes the slide size to 16:9 ratio.

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Understanding the importance of design
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Understanding the importance of design provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Diskin as part of the PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations

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Business
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