Here’s How You Can Increase the Number of Undos (Ctrl+Z) in PowerPoint

Here's How You Can Increase the Number of Undos (Ctrl+Z) in PowerPoint

Admit it. You probably take the undo button (Ctrl + Z) for granted. Don’t feel bad about it. Everyone’s done it at some point in their lives. But all of that ends today. In this post, I’m going to go over an extremely useful tip that will teach you to increase the number of undos you have […]

How to Design and Animate a Gorgeous PowerPoint Cover


We’ve done our fair share of PowerPoint cover (AKA front cover or title slide) tutorials on Slide Cow, but none of them showed the power and versatility of animation. Until now. In this post, I’m going to show you the steps to design and animate a stunning PowerPoint cover. If you follow my steps to […]

How to Make an Awesome Objectives Slide in PowerPoint

How-to-Make-an Awesome-Objectives-Slide on-PowerPoint

Let’s be honest. How many times have you witnessed a PowerPoint objectives slide that looked so bland that you cringed? Did it happen to look a little something like this?The Horror!Presentation Objectives Matter!Realize that a dull objectives slide will set your entire presentation up for failure. The way I see it, the objectives slide is arguably the most […]

Tutorial: A Simple Way to Beautify Lists in PowerPoint


Every time I encourage someone to approach PowerPoint a little more differently, I always get the same excuse. “I’m just not creative enough.” I find that statement infuriating. If people just took the time to learn a few tricks in PowerPoint, they’d be able to create stellar PowerPoint slides in minutes. To prove my point, […]

A Beautiful, Creative Way to Present a Statistic in PowerPoint (Tutorial)

Looking for a creative way to present an important statistic? Look no further. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to design a slide so beautiful that it gives your statistic justice. You won’t even need to use Photoshop, Excel, or any of that stuff; all you need is PowerPoint, an image of […]

5 Simple Steps to Create the Ultimate PowerPoint Timeline Graphic

5 Simple Steps to Create the Ultimate PowerPoint Timeline Graphic

Timelines are fantastic story-telling tools to use in presentations.  They allow us to visualize significant milestones, key events, and incidents over time in one easy-to-digest format. When creating timelines, most PowerPoint users opt to use SmartArt. The thing is, SmartArt is boring! If you want to connect with your audience, you need something simple, practical and […]