Presentation Software

Brookhaven Library

Large Font

Use a large font size that will be clearly seen when you show your presentation.

Large Font Size Example

Easy-to-Read Font

Use a font style that is not elaborate and is easy to read from a distance.

Elaborate and Plan Font Examples

No All Caps

Avoid using all caps in your slides.

All Caps and No Caps Example

Simple Text

Keep text simple – stick to the key points on your slides. You can say more when you present.

Less Text and More Text Examples

Bullet Points

If you have many key points to put on a slide, use bullet points instead of full sentences. You can also use more than one slide per main point.

Example List Compared to Wordy Paragraphs