MacVoices #15158: Joe Kissell Takes Control of Keynote

Joe Kissell has a new book (what a surprise!), Take Control of Keynote, and he explains why he took two separate approaches to advising you on Apple’s presentation program. First, Joe looks at the technical aspects of Keynote – how to get the effects you want, the ground-up redesign of Keynote and how to better understand where to find what you’re looking for. Joe also discusses how to give a good presentation, no matter what software you’re using. From the style of you slides to your delivery, there are tips here that even the most experienced presenter will benefit from. Finally, we look at some of the flashier features of Keynote and how you can use them tastefully to better convey your message.

This edition of MacVoices is sponsored by Smile, the makers of  PDFpen 7  and PDFpenPro 7, PDFpen for iPad,  PDFpen for iPhone,  PDFpen Scan+,  as well as TextExpander for Mac, TextExpander touch  and DiscLabel. Great software to help you get more done.

Smile Software

and by

Lynda.com. With an unparalleled library of video training on design, web, photography, business, video and much more, Lynda.com can help you learn and improve your personal and business skills. For a free 10-day trial, visit  lynda.com/macvoices.

http://Lynda.com/macvoices

Show Notes:

Chuck Joiner is the producer and host of MacVoices. You can catch up with what he’s doing on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, App.net and LinkedIn.

Subscribe to the show:

iTunes: – Audio in iTunes Video in iTunes  – HD Video in iTunes

Subscribe manually via iTunes or any podcatcher:

 – Audio: http://www.macvoices.com/rss/macvoicesrss
 – Video: http://www.macvoices.com/rss/macvoicesvideorss
 – HD Video: http://www.macvoices.com/rss/macvoiceshdvideo

Guest:

Joe Kissell is the author of over two dozen Take Control ebooks, as well as a host of print books. He is a senior editor for TidBITS, and a Senior Contributor to Macworld. Keep up with him if you can on his personal blog, JoeKissell.com, and on Twitter.

 

Links:

Take Control Books