Presentation content, a Powerpoint checkup
The next few posts are going to be tips about content. Now, the first thing that word “content” brings to mind in nearly everyone I talk to is slides. It shouldn’t and that’s one topic for those future posts.
What wanted to start with was a few thoughts about slides and why putting lots of text on them is usually a bad idea. Then I discovered I’d been beaten to the punch by another blogger and she did a great job with the topic. So here’s what I’ll recommend as a way to get started:
Too Many Words, Posted by Suzanne Bates
Suzanne did a great job with the topic but I don’t think it’s enough to just know that you should avoid text.
So, one issue we’ll look at is why you should avoid text and another is what you can do to actually do to avoid all that text.