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What Makes a Great Prezi

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Collin B Furniss

on 24 January 2014

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Transcript of What Makes a Great Prezi

What Makes a Great Prezi
Size
Positioning
Pattern
Flow
Overview
Rotation
Avoid excessive rotations over 90 degrees
Give your presentation the sense of moving within 20-50 degrees
You need structure
Reading direction
Use arrows to indicate flow
You need both
Structure
Flow
Like a floor plan...
It makes sense from the overview
Narrative
Storytelling
Thread
Classic
classic
classic
classic
foundation
progress
future?
Linear, hierarchical list
Chaos
Rigid
Spatial narrative
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Order
Order
Order
TITLE
Order
Order
Order
If your prezi looks like this, it's too rigid, and easy to lose context as you move around
Order
You want to be here
if your prezi looks like this, please take more time to scale up main points, place subtopics into larger frames, etc...
Create structures that show relationships and context:
A spatial narrative has a more visual structure
which helps you to follow the story.
Just like it helps the viewer follow a long movie, it can help the viewer follow long or complex presentations.
Keep it simple
Use space to help show relationships
No sense of space or positioning
Do the 'squint test' on your
Overview
Lando Calrissian
Darth Vadar
Ewoks
Han Solo
The Intergalactic Empire
MISSION:
CONTINUE BEING EVIL
Imperial ground forces
Emperor Palpatine
Calamari Cruiser
Mission:
Blow up Death Star (again)
Save Galaxy (again)
The Rebel Alliance
Admiral Ackbar
Characters :
:Characters
Millenium Falcon
Ships:
Luke Skywalker
Ships:
Tie Fighters
AT-ST Walkers
Super Star Destroyer
Death Star
X-Wing
Example:
Trigger an Action
Easy to understand and remember
Layout
Movement
Story
Similar content clusters
Don't be afraid to use space, but think ahead
Avoid "bleeding"
C
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O
R
Fonts
Serif vs Sans Serif
"Hand Written Note"
extremepresentation.com
36 structures that pass the squint test
Think like a movie director
Transisitons
Different Frames
Invisible
Proximity
Rotation
Scale
A
B
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Keep in mind
Beginning
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Middle
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End
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
Falling action
Resolution
simple linear narrative...
Example:
Contrast narrative...
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What could be
What is
Think Spatially
What is Prezi
Prezi Rules!!
No clue what's happening
Explore Prezi,
Become Experts
Mix the two
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