When you start creating a new presentation, many users just launch PowerPoint and start creating their slides. Actually, there are three common ways in which you can create slides. Yet, the best way to start creating presentation slides is not from within PowerPoint but by creating an outline in another program. Many purists say that you should not even launch PowerPoint until you have an outline in place.
We already showed how you can create outlines in Notepad if you are using Windows versions of Microsoft PowerPoint. However, we have many readers who use PowerPoint on the Mac, and in this tutorial, we’ll show you how you can easily create outlines for your presentation using TextEdit on the Mac.