There may be a variety of effective alternatives to PowerPoint, but the fact remains: PowerPoint is the most commonly used presentation tool in use today.
If you’re looking for some ideas and inspiration to make your next slide deck more engaging, here are five examples that offer plenty of elements (vivid imagery, limited/no bullet points, nice font pairings, good content, limited word count) to borrow and transfer over to your visual aids:
1. 5 Ways to Surprise Your Audience (Damon Nofar)
2. Slideshare’s Hidden Treasure (Donna Moritz)
3. Screw You Bullet Points! (Ayman Sadiq)
4. 7 Myths when Answering Tough Questions During Presentations (24Slides)
The design of this presentation is pretty nice. In terms of the content, I find it odd they never suggest the boomerang!
5. 5 Ways for Presenters to Share the Love with their Audiences (@flipchartguy)
I know what I like to see when I sit through a presentation. When it comes to these slide deck examples, what are some things you notice that make them effective visual aids? Let’s hear it in the Comment section!
Want to see several examples of how a little TLC can make a huge difference in slide design? Try these:
Trick Out My PowerPoint Episode 2 (also with Michelle Baker)