Getting a shiny Web 2.0 look in PowerPoint-Part II: Highlights

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In Part I , I explained some of the elements of Web 2.0 Design Shapes & text boxes highlights web 2.0design and showed you how to create reflections. In this part, I’ll show you how to create highlights. A highlight is a reflection of light on a shiny surface.

Getting a shiny Web 2.0 look in PowerPoint-Part I: Reflections

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Maybe Web 2.0 Of course, Web 2.0 But, along with Web 2.0 Other aspects of Web 2.0 is already an old look, but you still see a lot of it. really refers to how a website functions–especially interactivity and sharing.

Web 2.0 Expo in SF This Week!

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The Web 2.0 Event expo Nancy Duarte sf visual storytelling web 2.0Every internet junkie’s favorite expo is comin’ to town. Expo will be held this week at Moscone West in San Francisco. The event lasts from Tuesday, March 31st through Friday, April 3rd. Nancy Duarte will be leading a workshop called Tools for Visual Storytelling.

The object in Danah Boyd's Web 2.0 talk

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Danah Boyd , a Harvard fellow and Microsoft researcher of social media and youth culture trends and behaviors, gave a disastrous talk at the Web 2.0 The silence around this issue is all the more striking because this Web 2.0

Guest post on Kate's Voice -- my web 2.0 casserole

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So I offered this one to her, to take one thing off her plate--my version of a web 2.0 I wrote this post about using your voice to put a story across and was nearly done with it when I caught up with news that fellow coach Kate Peters, author of the Kate's Voice blog and a guest poster here, was going through a tough time with a medical crisis in her family. casserole for a colleague in need.

Enough DIY Already: Hire Professionals

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days, the short life of iSnack 2.0 The whole 2.0 thing (the Web, not the spreadable snack) triggered another massive surge of Z-grade DIY. Presentations cave men Cro-Magnon presenter division of labour DIY TV iSnack 2.0 Kraft Foods Web 2.0

The Voice Tells the Story

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In what can be viewed as the Web 2.0 This is a guest post by fellow blogger, Denise Graveline. Denise stepped forward with this post after learning of a medical crisis in my family. version of bringing a casserole to a friend, she shares her thoughts on the importance of the voice in storytelling. This [.]. Storytelling vocal power Expression public speaking tips

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Audience on the Stage

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We made some generalizations about our audience, and it went something like this: Web 2.0 Obsessed with Web 2.0 If they are at a Web 2.0 Event Strategy Technology chat room meebo poll sms twitter web 2.0Last month Nancy Duarte spoke at Web2.0 Expo and it was a huge success.

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Highlight/reflection PowerPoint effect contest winners!

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Here are the instructions: Getting a shiny Web 2.0 Getting a shiny Web 2.0 A couple of weeks ago, I announced a contest for reflection/highlight effects.

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230 top tweets from #SMPlus

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The Social Media Plus Web 2.0 Business Summit was held in Philadelphia May 25, 2010. The one-day event promised to put attendees on the fast track to incorporating Social Media into their overall business strategy. Attendees generated over 2,100 tweets under the hashtag #SMPlus. Twitter only maintains 10-14 days of content so this information will soon [.].

116 top tweets from #ragancisco

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The event promised the latest Web 2.0 The Ragan Social Media Summit, hosted by Cisco Systems, was held in San Jose June 9-11, 2010. strategies for PR, marketing and corporate communications. Attendees generated over 2,700 tweets under the hashtag #ragancisco. Twitter is ephemeral. It only maintains 10-14 days of content, so this information will soon disappear. However, [.].

10 tips for modern design in 2017

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In 2011, I wrote a couple of posts about how to create the Web 2.0 Recently, I worked with a client who was presenting to millennials. He wanted the design to look modern. His designer told him that he should use thin fonts, meaning that the font stroke is thin.

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Free PowerPoint Twitter tools

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Here is a site where you can download tools to add twitter to your presentations … Ever wanted to make presentations a more interactive, Web 2.0 experience? The PowerPoint Twitter Tools prototypes are now available. Get ahead of the backchannel! Put in feedback slides at regular intervals throughout your presentation, so you’re not the only one who doesn’t know what’s going on! Tempted, but worried about what people might say?

Lose the Lectern

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Last week, I attended the Open Government & Innovations Conference in DC where thousands, it seems, of feds got together to pretend they’re out-innovating the private sector in the use of Web 2.0

Twitter: Simplicity positioned as competitive edge

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At the Web 2.0     Branding Current Affairs Media Values Web/TechSummit last week, Twitter chief executive officer Dick Costolo, reports COMPUTER WORLD , said his goal was to keep Twitter simple.      That's his strategy for taking on Facebook and Google+.      Unlike his competitors which keep adding on features, Costolo promises he intends to edit down what already is, simplifying the way folks use Twitter.

Use PowerPoint to create buttons for slides or a website

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They stand out from the rest of the slide or web page–a different border and fill color or gradient. See “Getting a shiny Web 2.0 Images Shapes & text boxes buttons hyperlink PowerPoint buttons web buttons

Articles you should have read

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Audience on the Stage - Duarte Blog Chris Iufer of the Duarte Blog talks about getting the audience to participate and helping Nancy Duarte prepare for the Web 2.0 Instead of delving into something new today, I wanted to highlight some of the great posts and articles that I have found over the past couple of weeks that I felt needed to be discussed more.

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Conference co-chair asks "Would I attend my own conference?"

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The Web 2.0 Expo opens today in San Francisco, and one of its co-chairs, Sarah Milstein , has shared a thoughtful and provocative post she calls Would I attend my own conference? Why conferences need more diversity.

Gens Baby Boomer/Quiet: Our Inner Snail Mail Selves

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  Those who persist in sending it will be sent to a web 2.0 I like paper.    I like writing on paper, sealing the envelope, putting a stamp on it, and thinking about how happy the recipient will be to receive my snail-mail message.    I'm probably not alone among the Baby Boomer and Quiet Generations.    For example, public relations leader Bob Dilenschneider seems to have used snail-mail as a multi-purpose strategy for decades.

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Conde Nast Gets Digital, Finally

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Many print organizations took on some of the protective coloring of digital but never got away with passing themselves off as web 2.0.    Among them, of course, are The New York Times Inc., many Manhattan-based public relations agencies, and the traditional publishing industry.    Conde Nast might do better than that.

Sheryl Sandberg just might be my Eloquent Woman of the Year

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It's timely, coming on the heels of a report that there are no women leading Web 2.0 Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, just might be my Eloquent Woman of the Year.

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Slide Make-over: EPA Greenversations

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For my previous slide make-over , I gave a slide deck presented by the Coast Guard at a Web 2.0 workshop. This facelift targets a deck presented by the EPA at the same workshop. The issues were different this time and unfortunately, the “Greenversations At A Glance&# slide deck was typical of what I see on a regular basis. Not only are the slides text-heavy, but they’re also very content-rich. Too rich, in my opinion. EPA Greenversations Slide Makeover (original).

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Slide Make-Over: US Coast Guard

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

Last month, I attended the Government Web 2.0 The next three items on the slide got their own slides as well and this time used screen shots of a portion of the Web pages. Best Practices Workshop hosted by FEMA. As you would expect from events such as this, there were presentations given that included PowerPoint slides. Given my experience, the federal government is a fertile breeding ground for poorly designed and down-right ineffective slides.

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Gary Vaynerchuk's 3 Rules for Success in Public Speaking

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  And you can see him on Web 2.0   For example, in the Web 2.0   Tags: Audience-Centered Speaking Authenticity Current Affairs Food and Drink Non-verbal Communication Public Speaking Speech Writing Storytelling Visual Aids Web/Tech So I don’t know why I haven’t talked about the wine guy Gary Vaynerchuk before, but here goes.    You can see him waxing passionate about wine here: [link]. 

What can video do to help you get that speaking gig? An organizer's tips

The Eloquent Woman

(Editor's note: Sarah Milstein, co-author of The Twitter Book and general manager of the Web 2.0 I organize and program a few large conferences, including Web 2.0 Expo, is a reader of this blog who has prompted some of our most-read and useful posts.

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Taking the #7links challenge: 7 special posts

The Eloquent Woman

First, The object in danah boyd's Web 2.0 Darren Rowse's Problogger just issued a 7 link challenge to bloggers, and I'm taking it with this post, organized by the challenge's format.

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Make Sure Everybody Knows Company's Social Media Rules.

Communication Steroids

Your policy should clearly discuss what is, and is not, allowed on work time, and what may be posted to the business’s web site, blog or social media page.

Make Your Blog Produce By Making It Relevant

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9 Tips for Enriching Your Presentations With Social Media

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Phrases from Scott Berkun’s keynote at the Web 2.0 Display the Backchannel When You Want to Focus on It There’s been a debate around the display of the backchannel as a result of Dana Boyd’s presentation meltdown at the Web 2.0 Mobile 2.0

9 Tips for Enriching Your Presentations With Social Media

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Phrases from Scott Berkun’s keynote at the Web 2.0 Display the Backchannel When You Want to Focus on It There’s been a debate around the display of the backchannel as a result of Dana Boyd’s presentation meltdown at the Web 2.0 Mobile 2.0

what does it take to get on the program?

The Eloquent Woman

when looking at the Web 2.0 In addition to the dearth of female speakers on the program, she noted that many women speakers had not yet filled out their profiles on the meeting web site , but all of the male speakers had done so.

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Two News Stories Highlight Social Media's Growing Power

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Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter Home About Contact Us Current Programs Inner Circle Newsletter Products 20 Presentation Skills That Kill: Audio CDSeminar Social Media and Public Relations: Audio Task Oriented Teams: Audio CDSeminar What We Do Tags media , relartionship bulding , relationships , Social Media , social networking , Web 2.0

How Rush Limbaugh is helping me celebrate Women's History Month

The Eloquent Woman

Others who speak publicly or just sit in the audience also come in for this kind of treatment: Readers of my blog are familiar with the male presenter who used the faceless bitch slide to denigrate women in his presentation , and researcher Danah Boyd's 2009 Web 2.0 I have to confess: I struggle with Women's History Month.

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How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide " Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home Popular Posts About Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter Ripple 6 says the timing of my report is off [link] Ive observed most vendors are optomistic, brands the opposite. I’ve managed panels of dueling CEOs in the same industry, and even one of the most popular panels at the Web 2.0 As Web 2.0 Posted by Conference 2.0

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Consumer Centric " Blog Archive " Conference Tweeting A Distraction and Waste of Time, or Not?

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this is getting better #sxswfsn so, heres precisely my issue with FBC, no standardization…social web needs to be based on standards.a At the Web 2.0 Home About Consumer Centric digging. listening. telling stories. about people.

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Business of Software Blog: How to get a speaking slot at a conference

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Thought you were called Alexis] What Id like to speak about: How to start, run, and sell a web 2.0 Web Design by Fontecha Designs LLCBusiness of Software Blog The business of software. Building long term, sustainable and profitable software businesses.

Eight Steps to Getting Speaking Engagements : MarketingProfs Articles

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Advertising Brand Management Career Management Customer Behavior Customer Relationships Email Marketing General Management Graphic Design Market Research Metrics & ROI Non-Profit Pricing Public Relations Sales Search Engine Marketing Segmentation Social Media Strategy Web Sites Word-of-Mouth Writing Rate this article Log in to add a rating Overall rating 1 rating(s) Comments by Denis Du Bois Sat May 3, 2008 Thank you for this excellent summary of the basics, Steve. and Web 2.0

SEOmoz | Presentation Skills for SEO

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I have a presentation at the end of next month to the web development team I work with, so your timing is perfect! Login Email Password Remember? Register Go PRO SEOmoz.org looking for talent!

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Rands In Repose: Keynote Kung-fu Two

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Both parties, I’m sure, spent a tremendous amount of time constructing their talks, and the results of that work were a scathing critique of Web 2.0 home tech life management vegas glossary archives about Tech Life You’re the presentation Keynote Kung-fu Two You’ve taken some hits. Being taken apart by the execs because they could smell you weren’t prepared. The slide deck you loved that the audience ignored. That guy… snoring. In the front row.

How to Start Speaking at Events | chrisbrogan.com

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It is sometimes difficult to get good quality of a speech in front of an audience, and what's good for a room might not make for good web presence. I also run the Learn About Web Conference and believe your right on key about approach for paid speakers.

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