The following sites are also great resources for PowerPoint questions/tools
(in no particular order):
Powerpoint Templates and Backgrounds. Create professional
presentations in minutes with our easy themed templates. Our categories
include templates for many industries including Medical, Business,
Financial, Sports, and more.
- Run by PowerPoint MVP, Geetesh Bajaj. He also
runs the indezine.com and powerpointed.com sites and issues a
bi-weekly PowerPoint Ezine. In addition, he is contributing
editor for Presentations magazine and has also authored content
for the Microsoft, Presentations.com, Presenters University,
TechTrax, Infocomm and other web sites. He undertakes training
and consultancy for PowerPoint, creates custom PowerPoint
presentations and templates and is a featured speaker on
- Run (from heaven) by PowerPoint MVP, Sonia Coleman. Besides
having a great array of graphics available on her site, it is
the home of PowerLinkPlus, an add-in to create AutoRun CDs.
Sonia recently passed away, but her site and legacy continues to
live on! Sonia, we miss you and love you!
- Run by PowerPoint MVP, Kathy Jacobs. Besides
being an expert on Custom Shows, she is also a recent author of
the book, "Kathy Jacobs on PowerPoint".
- Run by PowerPoint MVP, Shyam Pillai. The
developer of several PowerPoint add-ins, and probably the
definitive PowerPoint VBA expert!
http://www.awesomebackgrounds.com - Run by PowerPoint MVP, Taj Simmons. His web site name says it all. If
you want to find some awesome PowerPoint templates, visit his
- Run by PowerPoint MVP, Echo Swinford. She has
several tutorials on hot PowerPoint topics, including a "do it
yourself" tutorial on creating an AutoRun CD.
- Run by PowerPoint MVP, Steve Rindsberg. Steve is
noted for the definitive PowerPoint FAQ site and is the other
co-developer of RnR PPTools.
http://www.powerpointmagician.com/ - Run by PowerPoint MVP, Glenna Shaw. Besides having some great
game downloads for kids, she is our resident expert on the
Accessibility of PowerPoint. If you need any assistance on
Assistive Technology as it relates to PowerPoint, check out her
http://www.PowerfulPowerPoint.com/ - Run by PowerPoint MVP, David Marcovitz. Besides being a professor
at Loyola, David has written a PowerPoint book on VBA. He
has lots of free examples of code used in his book on his site.
I highly recommend buying the book!
Run by PowerPoint MVP, Shawn Toh (tohlz).
PowerPoint Heaven - The Power to Animate, is a site containing
PowerPoint movies, showcases, PowerPoint games, animations
templates, samples and tutorials on creating advanced/amazing
animations for your PowerPoint Presentations.
http://www.rondebruin.nl/Google.htm - Run by Excel MVP Ron
De Bruin. He has an add-in for Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
that makes searching Google, NewsGroups, and/or Microsoft
Knowledge Base easier when you have questions about the
software. Check it out!