Beautiful Type for Presentations (Sept 2019)

Beautiful Type for Presentations (Sept 2019)

Readability and legibility are key Good typography can make or break any design effort, including presentation design. Successful presentations rely on great type to help convey information to an audience. All text displayed on screen should be legible (easy to...
Formatting with Invisible Bullet Characters (Feb 2019)

Formatting with Invisible Bullet Characters (Feb 2019)

Echo Swinford and Julie Terberg First, we commend you for choosing to override the default PowerPoint text formatting and lose those dreaded dots from slide hell. Second, kudos to you for choosing to limit the amount of text on the screen to short, concise phrases....
An update on “safe fonts” for PowerPoint (June 2018)

An update on “safe fonts” for PowerPoint (June 2018)

There is a lot of confusing, incomplete, and often misleading information out there about choosing fonts in PowerPoint. Specifically, which fonts are considered safe to use when sharing files. Safe fonts are those that are common to most users and therefore will not...