picture placeholders vs content placeholders

Categories: Content Placeholders, Editing and Formatting, Graphics in PowerPoint, Images in PowerPoint, Picture Placeholders, PowerPoint 2013, PPT 2007, PPT 2010, PPT 2013, and Tutorials.

I recently saw one of the most poorly built templates I’ve ever run across. It was created for a company in an industry where photographs of products and services are extremely important. The template had a lot of problems, but
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4 best practices for powerpoint handouts with send to word

Categories: Editing and Formatting, Handouts, PowerPoint 2013, PPT 2002-2003, PPT 2007, PPT 2010, Send to Word, and Tutorials.

PowerPoint handouts leave a lot to be desired. You can print slide thumbnails 3 per page. You can even print notes pages – which have one slide per page plus its notes. But if you want to print multiple slide
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Extract Pictures, Video and Audio from Your Presentations in 3 Easy Steps

Categories: .ZIP files, Editing and Formatting, Extracting Files, File Extensions, Multimedia, PowerPoint 2013, PPT 2010, and Tutorials.

Every year at the Presentation Summit, it seems that all of us speakers randomly end up on a similar theme. It must be something in the air or water – or maybe it’s a vibe the Help Center puts off
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A NEW BOOK! (and an update on XML editors)

Categories: PowerPoint 2013, PPT 2010, Themes and Templates, and XML editing.

My latest book, Building PowerPoint Templates: Step by Step with the Experts, was released last October. (Get it here or here.) Co-author Julie Terberg and I spent the better part of a year working on it,
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