The following entertaining video outlines the most common mistakes in Powerpoint creation! This comedy sketch makes the point that a Powerpoint is NOT the most interesting or innovative way to deliver a presentation. In fact, there are many better online tools for creating an attention-getting presentation for which there are links below.
Ahead – A highly visual web application empowering creative people to playfully easy layout, share, and present high resolution rich media content.
Animoto – This web application automatically produces beautifully orchestrated, completely unique video pieces from your photos, video clips and music. Fast, free and shockingly easy.
KooBits – Free software to create powerful presentations with a very user-friendly interface. It can be used for so many different purposes: digital stories, presentations, brochures, posters, photo albums, digital scrapbooks, e-cards and blogs.
Prezi – Create astonishing presentations live on the web. Must be tried to be truly appreciated as it has a much different approach to the linear, slide-by-slide presentation programs. Photo Peach Slide Rocket Slide Share
Voicethread – Tool for having a real-time group conversation around an image, document or video. Narrating is also an option. Your completed voice thread could be embedded into a blog or website, emailed to others, or stored on Voice Thread.