In PowerPoint, a placeholder is a container that you can use to fill in with some content. When you launch PowerPoint, you will see distinctive boxes that invite you to add some content — haven’t you noticed the “Click to add title” suggestions? All these boxes are placeholders. Each of the default layouts comprises a collection of various placeholders — if none of the available layouts work for you, you can create your own layout with custom placeholders in PowerPoint 2016.
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