How to Create Custom Backgrounds in Google Slides
Google Slides makes creating presentations and ecourse slideshows simple. Plus in Slides, you can easily make your slideshow unique by creating custom backgrounds. You’ll find similar tips for PowerPoint in my post, Creating Custom Backgrounds in PowerPoint.
I wanted to share this important information for Google Slides, too, as not everyone has or uses PowerPoint. In fact, since Slides comes totally free with a Google account, I highly recommend it. If it’s new to you, you might want to try out my FREE six day email series, Going Google to Get Your Blog Organized, to learn more about Slides and many other Google applications that can help you in your every day organization and productivity goals. Whether you’re a blogger or not, you will benefit from this series.
Now, back to creating custom backgrounds in Google Slides! I’ll even show you how to get fancier by importing custom backgrounds, too. It’s so easy you’ll catch on in about two seconds. If it takes you four, don’t worry! I’m here to help and answer any questions you might have.
Here’s the video showing you exactly how to create your custom backgrounds:
Choose your backgrounds based on theme and purpose of your presentation. It’s probably not a good idea to use something whimsical or wild when creating a e-course or other informational slideshow. You never want the background to distract from the content. Just something to keep in mind (but do what your heart desires!).
Comment below and let me know which backgrounds you love best.