Sometimes you feel like you have the best presentation idea ever, and very sure that it (might) change the world. The idea fills your brain, but unlucky, you don’t know how to start. Many great ideas remain useless because many of us don’t know how to start it. The same goes for a presentation. You may have the best idea ever, but it will hit the end if you don’t make it—remain forever an idea just in our head. But…it won’t happen if you know the exact presentation design steps to do it. Here you go!
Choose a Style
This is the most important step, yet often forgotten. You are free to choose what style you will use. Make sure it fits your presentation topic. There are many design styles you can use, like; minimalist, monochrome, abstract, colorful, and many more.
Use only one style in one presentation. Stick to a consistent style with the same fonts, color schemes, and graphics. If you can’t make sure which style you will use. you better get one of presentation templates online. They’re easy to edit, and have many design styles. Choose the one that suits your business
Use filtered images, because it is popular (thanks to Instagram)
Flat designs; this style focus on color and simplicity, almost suits for all presentation topic
Organize your design
Balance your presentation content. Too many charts and tables can be overwhelming for your audience as they try to take all the information. Here’s a tip; spread your data and charts, then you can put some simple design between them.
Go big with Visual Elements
Our brain process visual information faster than text-based information. Research shows that visuals increase retention. You can replace your words with visual interpretation to highlight a slide’s main idea.
Stick with your branding
Each company has its own branding, usually consist of what color, fonts, and image style you can use. It is very important to follow brand guidelines (it determine how strong is your company branding is).
But how to make your presentation look more interesting while you’re not against your company branding? Here’s a tip; you can use icon pack in the same style, so your presentation will look more appealing
Look for some design inspiration
Improve your presentation design skill by looking for inspiration. Try to check presentation design websites, presentation market, so your sense of making a great presentation will gradually improve. You can check our portfolio page to inspire you. Or maybe, if you need help in making your presentation, you can contact us. We will gladly help you to make your own presentation!