Placeholders in PowerPoint – When to use them?

vintage-graphic-page-placeholder-menu-restaurant-detailed-illustration-illustration-eps-color-space-rgb-40959675When do you use placeholders in PowerPoint? When do you not use it?

If your slide uses a large image, it is best to use the Title Only layout. Follow this:

  • Type the title and choose Insert tab, Pictures to insert the picture you need.
  • Resize the title placeholder so that the title doesn’t overlap the image.

In the event that you need your images to be in the same size and the same place on each of your slide use placeholders, especially in a custom layout.

You can find out more about this here: Don’t use placeholders for images, unless…

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