Presentation Tools

Last updated: September 24, 2018 at 13:00 pm

Tools used to create and host presentations. Listed in alphabetical order.
means is on the Top Tools for Learning 2018.


Ability Office
Compatible with Microsoft Office 2013, 2010, 2007 and 2003
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download


Apple Keynote
This is Apple’s presentation software for all Mac and iOS platforms. Keynote presentations can easily be controlled using an iPhone, iPad or even the Apple Watch.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 57
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/apple-keynote/


authorSTREAM
Share your presentations publicly or privately, for free.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


Google Slides
Create and share presentations – individually or collaboratively. Ask and answer questions online as you present them
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 6
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/google-docs-drive/


Haiku Deck
Haiku Deck is a completely new kind of presentation software, to make telling your story simple, beautiful, and fun.
Cost: Public (free plan) and Edu, Pro & Volume plans  |  Available: Hosted
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 198
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/haiku-deck/


Hypersay
A platform for interactive presentations that massively increase engagement. Keep your audience engaged with polls, questions, private notes and live slide sharing.
Cost: Free and/or Premium versions |  Available: Hosted


Impressive
Impressive is a program that displays presentation slides. But unlike OpenOffice.org Impress or other similar applications, it does so with style!
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


LibreOffice
LibreOffice is a powerful office suite; Its clean interface and its powerful tools let you unleash your creativity and grow your productivity.
Cost: Free. Open source  |  Available: Download
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 155
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/libreoffice/


Mousepose
When turned on, Mouseposé dims the screen and puts a spotlight on the area around the mouse pointer, easily guiding the audience‘s attention to an area of interest.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download (for Macs)


MyBrainshark
Online video presentations made easy.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted


My Product Roadmap
Beautiful, unique and easy to use PowerPoint templates for product, sales and marketing managers everywhere.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download


NeoOffice
NeoOffice is a complete office suite for Mac OS X. With NeoOffice, users can view, edit, and save OpenOffice documents, LibreOffice and Microsoft  documents.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download


OpenOffice
OpenOffice is a free office suite of tools to install on your desktop to create presentations. It is compatible with MS Office.
Cost: Free. Open source  |  Available: Download


Openworld Presenter
Openworld Presenter lets you create rich media presentations with ease.
Cost: Commercial. Free trial  |  Available: Download


PowerShow.com
View & share PowerPoint presentations online with: embedded audio, Flash video, music, pictures, cool animations, transition effects & more!
Cost: Commercial. Free trial  |  Available: Download


PowerPoint
Microsoft’s PowerPoint is a presentation tool and part of the Microsoft Office suite.
Cost: Commercial. Free trial  |  Available: Download
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 2
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/powerpoint/


PowerPoint to Flash Converter
PowerFlashPoint automatically converts your PowerPoint XP/2002, 2003, 2007, 2010 & 2013 presentations into a highly compressed interactive content in Flash format.
Cost: Commercial. Free trial  |  Available: Download


PresentationFocus
A vast and fast-growing catalogue of infographics, beautiful pitch decks and easy to use PowerPoint template layouts for sales, marketing and business professionals.
Cost: Commercial |  Available: Download


PresentationLoad
Wide-ranging professional business PowerPoint library with 1,500 designed presentations. Includes various business topics and content packed slides.
Cost: Free and commercial |  Available: Download


PresentationTube
PresentationTube offers free presentation recording software & online platform to help presenters record, upload & share quality video presentations.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download/Hosted


Presenter Media
Presentation templates and clipart.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download


Prezi
Prezi is seen as an alternative to PowerPoint in that it supports the creation of non-linear presentations. They are also easily shareable online.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 19
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/prezi/


SlideBoom
Share your presentations online.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download


Slide Presenter
SlidePresenter is a web-based solution permitting fast and easy creation as well as targeted distribution of training content.
Cost: Commercial. Free trial  |  Available: Hosted


SlideServe
Share your presentations online. Use SlideServe’s own Presentation Creation tool, if you want to start from scratch on presentations.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


SlideShare
Slideshare is a place to find, as well as host presentation slidesets as well as other documents and infographics. Owned by LinkedIn.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 68
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/slideshare/


SoftMaker Office
Are you looking for an office suite that is compatible with Microsoft Office, but also blazingly fast, reliable, and user-friendly? And should it be inexpensive, too?
Cost: Commercial. Free trial  |  Available: Download


SpeakerDeck
Speaker Deck is a  way to share presentations online. Simply upload your slides as a PDF, and they’ll be turned into a beautiful online experience.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


Sway
Microsoft’s Sway is a free app to create web content. You can embed a variety of resources into Sway, e.g. images, audio, video, maps, animations, presentations from Office Mix etc, and then share it online.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 70
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/sway/


ThinkFree
Seamless online documentation via simple Internet access. Complete online productivity suite.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Download/Hosted


Vcasmo
Publish video+slides presentation, support playback in browser, mobile, and iPad.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Hosted


Visme
From one place create any type of visual content, including presentations, infographics and reports.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


VoiceThread
An online application that allows users to have conversations around digital media.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2018: 147
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/voicethread/


Zeetings
Transform your meetings, presentations, lessons and events by empowering everyone to participate from their own device.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


Zentation
If YouTube and PowerPoint had a baby… it would be Zentation.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted


ZoomIt
ZoomIt is a screen zoom and annotation tool for technical presentations that include application demonstrations.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download