Animation and Video in PowerPoint: Advanced Techniques Ellen Finkelstein www.ellenfinkelstein.com @EFinkelstein 5
If you can’t hear me Click the double-arrow icon at the upper right, in the webinar panel Expand the Audio section & click Audio Setup You have two options: Use Telephone to see a phone number OR Use Microphone & Speakers 6
The 10 1.Looping introduction 2.Cascading animation 3.Motion paths 4.A line drawing itself 5.Text animation effects 6.Pop-ups 7.Video effect 8.Embed a Flash movie 9.Use video 10.Synchronize animation with music Bonus: A Timer 7
The purpose of is to communicate W O W ! Special Effects 8
Looping introduction 1 9 First slide after loop Last slide Hidden
Raindrops keep falling… but we have to keep moving forward 10 2
Text animation can be evil! If you want people to read, don’t animate because it’s distracting If you don’t want to give people a headache, don’t make text fly Dissolving text is another no-no Definitely don’t make text turn upside down! Even line-by-line text simply appearing has been shown to reduce test scores 15 5
Analyze the problem WHY? Solve the problem step-by-step 5 16
Where is Paris? Yes, this is Paris! No, this is Montpellier! No, this is Marseille! No, this is Toulouse! No, this is Bordeaux! No, this is Nantes! No, this is Strasbourg! No, this is Lyon! No, this is Nice! 6
How to Use Your New Toaster 1. Put food in slots. 3. Push down lever. 2. Select a toast shade. 4. If desired, press a programming button: Frozen toast Frozen bagel Bagel Cancel 6 19
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Contest! 31 E-mail me 5 slides (max) with animation effects I’ll pick one winner to get a free copy of 101 Advanced Techniques Every PowerPoint User Should Know I sell this 250-page e-book for $24.95, so the winner will get the webinar and the book for the price of one The deadline is Wednesday, February 10 th at 11:59 pmGood luck!
To great presentations! 32 Please complete the feedback form that you should see after the webinar ends. Remember your homework! Do a makeover, so you get to use these techniques soon. Keep in touch! I want to hear your experience with these techniques.