Presentation Tools

Last updated: November 21, 2019 at 19:08 pm

Tools used to create and host presentations. Listed in alphabetical order.
means is on the Top Tools for Learning 2019.

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 2019: 74
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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 2019: 6
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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

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

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

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)

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

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 2019: 3
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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

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

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 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 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 2019: 47
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More than 2500+ PowerPoint Templates and Keynote Slides
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted

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
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 187
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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 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 2019: 89
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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

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

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 2019: 94
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Seamless online documentation via simple Internet access. Complete online productivity suite.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Download/Hosted

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

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

An online application that allows users to have conversations around digital media.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted

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

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

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