You have a lot of options for bringing engaging content into your presentations. The upcoming sections show you how to add text, images, videos, and shapes.

Adding Text

Follow these steps to add text to a slide:

  1. Click the Text icon at the top of the slide editor.
  2. Click Add. An adjustable text box appears in your slide.
  3. Click within the text box to insert a cursor and add your text.
  4. Use the Properties tab on the editing toolbar to:
    • Adjust the position of the item on the slide.
    • Adjust the scale (size) of the item.
    • Adjust the Z-Index (layering order) of each item displayed.
    • Adjust the opacity (transparency) of each item.
    • Adjust the alignment of each item.
    • Lock the ability of other users to edit an item.

Standard formatting options including font sizes and font family are also available on the editing toolbar.

Right click the text box to quickly adjust its layering order on the slide, expand it to the size of the canvas, or remove it.

Adding Images

You can add an image that appears in your Asset Library. Follow these steps to add an image to a slide:

  1. Click the Image icon at the top of the slide editor.
  2. Click Add.
  3. From the pop-up window, search by name of the image you want or select it from the preview panel.
  4. Click to select the image you’d like to add.
  5. Click Add. The selected image appears on the slide.
    • Click and drag any of the circular points along the border to expand the image in that direction.
    • Hold the Shift key while dragging to maintain the dimensions of the image.
    • Click and drag the blue point just above the border to adjust the tilt.

You can also click the Properties tab on the editing toolbar to make the adjustments to your image that we note in the Adding Text section. Right click the image to quickly adjust its layering order on the slide, expand it to the size of the canvas, or remove it.

Adding Video

Follow these steps to add video to your presentation:

  1. Click the Video icon at the top of the slide editor.
  2. Click Add. A new video placeholder appears on the slide.
  3. Click to select the video placeholder. A Video URL entry field appears on the editing toolbar.
  4. Copy and paste your video’s URL from the source to the Video URL field. A preview image appears in the placeholder.
    • Click and drag any of the circular points along the border to expand the placeholder in that direction.
    • Hold the Shift key while dragging to maintain the dimensions of the placeholder.
    • Click and drag the blue point just above the border to adjust the tilt.

You can also click the Properties tab on the editing toolbar to make the adjustments to your video that we note in the Adding Text section. Right click the placeholder to quickly adjust its layering order on the slide, expand it to the size of the canvas, or remove it.

Note: Video sources supported are YouTube, Vimeo and Wistia.

Adding Shapes

Add shapes to your slides by following these steps:

  1. Click the Shape icon at the top of the slide editor.
  2. Click Add. A gray square appears by default.
  3. Click on your shape to see an Editing Toolbar and change the shape or color.
    • Click and drag any of the circular points along the border to expand the shape in that direction.
    • Hold the Shift key while dragging to maintain the dimensions of the shape.
    • Click and drag the blue point just above the border to adjust the tilt.

You can also click the Properties tab on the editing toolbar to make the adjustments to your shape that we note in the Adding Text section. Right click the shape to quickly adjust its layering order on the slide, expand it to the size of the canvas, or remove it.


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