From the Back Cover
Covers interface changes, presentation themes, and multimedia
Pump up your presentations using the latest PowerPoint techniques!
Want to dazzle your audience with a knockout PowerPoint presentation? This handy guide gives you cutting–edge tips and shortcuts for streamlining PowerPoint; making the most of color and shapes; troubleshooting common problems; and adding motion, sound, and effects for maximum punch.
- Exploit PowerPoint′s new features
Enhance your visuals and text
Use images, fills, and 3D effects
Add photos, soundtracks, and DVD video
Link to Flash®, Acrobat®, Word, and Excel
All this on the bonus CD–ROM
- Samples of all projects covered in the book
Free templates, textures, fill styles, background music scores, alpha channel equipped graphics, and much more
Sony Sound Forge trial version and more!
For details and complete system requirements, see the CD–ROM appendix.
About the Author
is based in Hyderabad, India, and he got started with his first PowerPoint presentation more than a decade ago. He has been working with PowerPoint ever since.
Geetesh believes that any presentation is a sum of its elements. Everything in a presentation can be broken down to this element level, and PowerPoint s real power lies in its ability to act as glue for all such elements.
Geetesh contributes regularly to journals and Web sites, and has authored two other PowerPoint books. He s also a Microsoft PowerPoint MVP (Most Valuable Professional) and a regular on Microsoft s PowerPoint newsgroups. Geetesh s own Web site at indezine.com has thousands of pages on PowerPoint usage. It also has a blog, an e–zine, product reviews, free templates and interviews.
Geetesh welcomes comments and suggestions about his books. He can be reached at email@example.com.