Graphic Design Principles for PowerPoint

Importance of Design

Use of Color Tips for Text More About Text See How Bad it Looks!
LONG BLOCKS OF TEXT THAT ARE IN ALL CAPS ARE DIFFICULT FOR THE READER BECAUSE THERE IS NO DIFFERENCE IN THE SIZE OF THE LETTERS. USE BOLD OR COLOR FOR EMPHASIS INSTEAD. ALL CAPS SHOULD GENERALLY ONLY BE USED FOR HEADLINES.
Graphics - Less is More

<inserted slide with good color contrast, one image as a focal point, and less then 5 lines>.

Don't Do This

<inserted image with 4 images, 8 lines of text>