Some Data on the Current Use of PowerPoint – Line Counts

This post is an excer­pt from „Visual Logor­rhea – On the Pre­va­len­ce of Sli­de­u­ments”. In order to get an impres­si­on of the cur­rent use of Power­Point for pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn, 1.500 pre­sen­ta­ti­ons found on the inter­net have been ana­ly­zed. Read the full story here. … weiterlesen ...

Some Data on the Current Use of PowerPoint – Slide Counts

This post is an excer­pt from „Visual Logor­rhea – On the Pre­va­len­ce of Sli­de­u­ments”. In order to get an impres­si­on of the cur­rent use of Power­Point for pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn, 1.500 pre­sen­ta­ti­ons found on the inter­net have been ana­ly­zed. Read the full story here. … weiterlesen ...

Some thoughts on the brand-new Office Sway

A lot of reviews of the brand-new Office Sway com­pa­re it to Power­Point, tend to think of it as a repla­ce­ment and even call it a „Power­Point kil­ler”. From my under­stan­ding, this is not what Sway is inten­ded for. Here are my two cents on posi­tio­n­ing Sway wit­hin the spec­trum of office pro­duc­tivi­ty tools:

On an aver­a­ge Power­Point slide, there are 30.8 words, two fifths of all Power­Point sli­des con­tain more than 50 words. … weiterlesen ...

Some Data on the Current Use of PowerPoint – Font Sizes

This post is an excer­pt from „Visual Logor­rhea – On the Pre­va­len­ce of Sli­de­u­ments”. In order to get an impres­si­on of the cur­rent use of Power­Point for pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn, 1.500 pre­sen­ta­ti­ons found on the inter­net have been ana­ly­zed. Read the full story here. … weiterlesen ...

Some Data on the Current Use of PowerPoint – Word Counts (2)

This post is an excer­pt from „Visual Logor­rhea – On the Pre­va­len­ce of Sli­de­u­ments”. In order to get an impres­si­on of the cur­rent use of Power­Point for pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn, 1.500 pre­sen­ta­ti­ons found on the inter­net have been ana­ly­zed. Read the full story here. … weiterlesen ...

Some Data on the Current Use of PowerPoint – Word Counts (1)

This post is an excer­pt from „Visual Logor­rhea – On the Pre­va­len­ce of Sli­de­u­ments”. In order to get an impres­si­on of the cur­rent use of Power­Point for pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn, 1.500 pre­sen­ta­ti­ons found on the inter­net have been ana­ly­zed. Read the full story here. … weiterlesen ...

Some Data on the Current Use of PowerPoint – Font Choices

This post is an excer­pt from „Visual Logor­rhea – On the Pre­va­len­ce of Sli­de­u­ments”. In order to get an impres­si­on of the cur­rent use of Power­Point for pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn, 1.500 pre­sen­ta­ti­ons found on the inter­net have been ana­ly­zed. Read the full story here. … weiterlesen ...

Visual Logorrhea – On the Prevalence of Slideuments

Visual Logorrhea - On the Prevalence of SlideumentsAbstract

Recent lite­ra­tu­re on pre­sen­ta­ti­on desi­gn advo­ca­tes high­ly visual sli­des avo­iding a lot of text. Rea­ding and listen­ing at the same time is assu­med to be impos­si­ble; long bul­le­ted lists of text are thought to be dis­trac­ting from the spee­ch and the­re­fo­re to be avo­ided. … weiterlesen ...