We are happy to announce the launch of the SlideShare user forums. This is being done at GetSatisfaction, which is a fast growing, trendy, community driven discussion forum. GetSatisfaction is described as a ‘people powered customer service’ and it’s design/layout is very contemporary (we really like it!). The conversation … Read More..
Picture slideshows are hugely popular on slideshare. You are likely to find various genres of them- natural landscapes, personal photographs, screenshots, cartoons etc. Now imagine you have a collection of 30 photographs on your computer and you wish to put them into a slide deck and upload to slideshare. It … Read More..
Here’s a bunch of features we rolled out yesterday. Hope you’ll find them useful.
Message Center: Message center is your personal email account on SlideShare and it is accessible from your slidespace. It contains a copy of all private messages sent to you (by other users) for record, as well … Read More..
The “Meet Henry” slide deck that won the second prize in The World’s Best Presentation Contest has achieved cult status. It has spawned off a completely new genre of visual communication. Our editorial team keeps bumping into Meet Henry inspired slideshows every day on SlideShare and so decided … Read More..
The Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT) has published a list of the Top 100 tools for learning professionals (consultants, analysts, developers, practitioners, academics, etc). And Slideshare shares the No 26th spot along with FaceBook, Wikipedia & Ning. Ranked ahead of Slideshare are names that we are all too … Read More..
We rolled out a couple of features that you should find useful:
Embed counts: How cool it could be if you knew where your slideshows have been embedded, how many views each embed is getting etc? Well, you can do that now. On the slideshow page, you will get … Read More..
Colleges have required essays for a long time, but this business school is asking applicants to submit four slides. The dean for admissions says: “”To me, this is just four pieces of blank paper. You do what you want. It can be a presentation. It can be poetry. It … Read More..
For the last several months, we’ve been toiling away on a really ambitious project. Our goal : the integration of web audio with slideshows.
Today we’re psyched to introduce a new multimedia format that we hope will revolutionize the way knowledge is shared on the web. We call it “SlideCasting”… Read More..