PowerPoint has a lot of animation effects, which means that many presentations use them far too often. This video is cheesy, but it makes a good central point: if an animation or transition doesn’t help convey information, it’s just time-wasting eye candy. [via Microsoft Office Blog]
Cut Back On Animations For Better Presentations
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