“Effective Presentations Using Applied Logical Fallacies” is yet another reminder of logical fallacies, brain shortcuts, and psychological misbehavior that is often taken advantage of by speakers, presenters, and other people trying to convince an audience of something.
In the last few month I had to prepare quite a few presentations and slides. This is not something that I’m very familiar with, so every time I end up with either LibreOffice or Google Slides or some other overpowered tool. Clicking around, formatting and reformatting, and having absolutely no version control that I am so used to for my programming and system administration needs – I thought there must be a better way.
Sitepoint has a helpful list of “5 of the Best Free HTML5 Presentation Systems“. Some of the links are broken, but even those that work have enough options to choose from:
I have a big and important presentation to prepare next week, so I’ll give these three a go and see which one I like the most.
Why does every single presenter say “Today we are going to talk about…”? We aren’t! You are going to talk and we are going to listen.