Using a PowerPoint theme that consistently applies elements from your branding to each slide makes presentation creation easy. Here are some tips for setting up a good PowerPoint theme that allows you to spend your brain power on content, not on design.
We’ll use the default Office theme to start. This is likely the default theme that gets applied when you create a new presentation. If it’s not, select it from the Themes gallery on the Design tab. Now, right-click on the slide thumbnail in the Navigation pane and select Layout. In the flyout menu, you’ll see several layouts that you may assign to this slide. You can also take a peek at the slide master underlying this presentation.
Whatever is applied to these layouts appears on your slides. So, for example, if you wanted a logo to appear centered over your presentation title each time, you would adjust your Title Slide master layout. Click on the View tab, then in t...(register to read more)