Posts Categorized: Tips and Best Practices

Friday tip: remember your notes!

The design style for PowerPoint presentations has certainly evolved over the past few years. A movement toward bold images and away from lots of text has prompted some very funky and creative presentations. In a live event it’s fun and engaging to see big, colorful images and gynormous text on …
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Squashing bugs, thanks to your tweets

We encountered an interesting challenge recently, when some of our registered users couldn’t submit a help request. This was really a dilemma. Thanks to the folks who alerted us to this ironic issue, we were able to identify the bug and fix it. Now, when you want to submit a …
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Friday Tip: create a permalink to a specific slide

Yesterday a question came up on Twitter that we’d like to answer here.

Is it possible to create a permalink to a specific slide within SlideShare?

It sure is, here’s how: Let’s say you want to send someone a link to a specific slide, for example the Sustainability Performance graph …
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Community members offer great tips

We really appreciate it when members of the SlideShare community take it upon themselves to write helpful how-to articles, curate collections of their favorite presentations, and give shout-outs to apps we’ve created. This week has been particularly fruitful, starting with Kristina Allen’s guest post entitled “Top 5 SlideShare Marketing
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It’s here! Our shiny new Javascript API

Attention developers…you asked for it, and here it is. Our new JavaScript API allows users to access major functions, navigate across presentations, and control the Slideshare embed player via JavaScript. For your embedded presentations, you can now make JS calls to do things like view next and previous slides, and …
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