This template is provided as a guide to help in the design your presentation. CONTACT US If you have any questions about formatting a PowerPoint presentation for video, please give us a call or send us an e-mail! (734) 213-0500 [email protected] Tips and Tricks LAYOUT As a first step, avoid placing anything outside these guides. We need this space to ensure proper display of your presentation. Tips and Tricks LAYOUT Make graphs and charts as large and visual as possible. Tips and Tricks LAYOUT Avoid putting too much information on any one slide or too much information in one sentence. LAYOUT No projection scenario is perfect. To avoid calling attention to it please refrain from having vertical or horizontal lines near the border of your slides. Tips and Tricks FONT SELECTION Large block-style fonts (this is Arial) look best on video. Avoid fancy fonts like this. Tips and Tricks FONT SELECTION Use a black drop shadow to emphasize words or phrases. Tips and Tricks FONT SELECTION To ensure correct font, use “embed font” feature Resource: -LINKhttp://www.slideshare.net/gpsriram/how-to-embed-fonts-in-yourpresentation-file More Tips and Tricks BACKGROUNDS If you want to make universal changes to this presentation, click on “View,” then click on “Slide Master.” Any changes will be made across all slides (e.g. background color). Tips and Tricks BACKGROUNDS White backgrounds should be avoided when presentation will be viewed on a projector. Tips and Tricks PLANNING Add a “safety slide” at the beginning and end of your presentation to avoid showing blank screen at the end of the presentation. Tips and Tricks PLANNING We want your videos to be played back in the best and most reliable way. Avoid embedding them into PowerPoint, we can offer you a better way!