How to get inspired for slide design
A blank PowerPoint screen and not a single thought where to start your slide design, not to mention the whole presentation concept. Does this picture ring a bell? Or have you ever found yourself struggling to find the proper style but got lost after numerous attempts? Seems like it’s about time depression and procrastination dropped by, yet you still can’t think of anything?
Top-10 mobile apps for slide deck design
Check out our top-10 list of slide design apps to help you finally switch from PC to smartphone. A smartphone is by far the most popular device for each and every person on our planet in the past decade. Yet earlier it was quite hard to picture a complete working process being run on a mobile phone or a tab even with all necessary tools provided. Today all software developers are not only familiar with this format but also tend to aim solely at it.
A guide to icons for slide decks
Icons are used to illustrate an object or an action. It’s a kind of universal language that is clear to everyone. Since icons are perceived way faster than words, they speed up data processing and help to highlight the key points. Besides, icons are easily remembered.
What We Learned From 100+ Presentations of Startups
Whether your pitch deck will receive investment or not depends fiercely on how convincing the presentation looks. To find out how to create a successful pitch deck, my team reviewed and analyzed more than 100 presentations of successful startups from 1999–2018.
What if the information does not fit on the slide?
Many presentations have the same common problem — there is too much unnecessary information on the slides. As if the speakers want to prove that they understand the topic and convince the audience that they are experts.