I don’t think so, but I am proven wrong by this post on the blog Experience Curves. Its a spontaneous account of the author’s reaction to the SlideShare presentation “Happiness as Your Business Model“. It is from Tara Hunt (SlideShare username “misrogue”, author of HorsePigCow and founder … Read More..
We are psyched to bring to you The World’s Best Presentation Contest 2008, SlideShare’s attempt to uncover the Global Presentation Superheroes for 2008. This is a sequel to last year’s contest, and it is bigger and better this time.
There are loads on prizes on offer: First prize- … Read More..
We have rolled out a new API call which retrieves metadata for any slideshow on Slideshare. By passing the slideshow ID or the Slideshare URL, the API call can return slideshow details such as
– The slideshow ID, Title, Description, Embed Code, doc (passed to player), Total number of slides… Read More..
Wired magazine asked Nancy Duarte for advice regarding creating great presentations. For those who don’t know Nancy, she is well known in the field of presentations (her company Duarte Design has done some great work, including working with Al Gore on his Inconvenient Truth slideshow).
Nancy gave several pieces of … Read More..
While creating SlideCasts, we recommend the Internet Archive (www.archive.org) to host your mp3 audio files.
Here’s why – It’s free, gives you unrestricted bandwidth, supports Creative Commons licenses and readily gives a slidecasting friendly mp3 URL. Lots of users have been using the archives for uploading their audio … Read More..
My personal favorite presentation of the evening was from Peter … Read More..
9th June Midnight (1:00 AM): SlideShare is down right now for some schedule maintenance; this is likely to take a couple of hours… we are upgrading some of our servers; this should help us speed up the website… please bear with us. … Read More..
280Slides is a web application, but it really feels much more like a desktop application. It’s free to use, and has a bunch of very “webby” features (you can grab photos from flickr and … Read More..