PowerPoint is handy for so many tasks that come across an e-learning developer’s desk. Sure, it has its limitations—you can’t create complex interactions or responsive content with PowerPoint—but when it comes to simple editing and graphic design tasks, PowerPoint is a great option. It’s a powerful go-to for polishing up the assets you’ll use in your e-learning projects.
For example, you can edit images and draw custom illustrations, even if you’re not a design pro. Once you master a few tips and tricks, you’ll be able to create assets that beautifully complement the content in your e-learning courses.
Take a deep dive into these useful tutorials:
- Guide to Creating Illustrations in PowerPoint for People Who Don’t Know How to Draw: Learn to create custom illustrations in PowerPoint using freeform shapes.
- How to Quickly Remove the Background from an Image Using PowerPoint: Make images look just right by removing distracting backgrounds. Here’s how.
- How to Fill Text with an Image in PowerPoint: See how you can create eye-catching text that’s filled with an image.
- Why and How to Use Hyperlinks in PowerPoint: Get ideas for new, creative ways to use hyperlinks to make your courses easier to explore.
We hope these guides will help you boost your graphic design skills using a simple tool you probably already have on your computer. Looking for more? Or do you have PowerPoint tips you’d like to share? Post your pro tips in the comments and let us know if there’s a tutorial you’d love to see.