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Instant Brainshark

Book Description

Convert your boring, outdated slideshows into engaging and powerful audio presentations using Brainshark

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results

  • Master the basics of BrainShark to get started immediately

  • Learn how to share your BrainShark presentation on over 100 social media websites

  • Written in an easy-to-read style which allows anybody to become productive quickly

  • In Detail

    BrainShark's audio annotation system is a power presentation tool that allows you to convert your boring, outdated slideshows into engaging and powerful audio presentations. Alongside its mobile functionality and customer feedback capabilities, it provides an easy-to-use interface for anyone from account executives to sales directors.

    "Instant BrainShark" will quickly get you started with creating online presentations and web presentations following best practices. The book covers the basics of BrainShark and explores a variety of best practices in both Internet marketing and presentation design to help you build effective and powerful presentations.

    Instant BrainShark will start you off with the basic functionality of BrainShark in order to introduce you to the best practices involved in presentation design. Then, it will guide you through a series of important and useful recipes that will show you how to reach customers via various marketing channels.

    You will learn how to find customers through social media networks, whether they be on a desktop computer or mobile device, as well as how to get feedback from your valued customers. You will also dig into BrainShark's audio annotation system and learn how to get the most out of it by following the recommended guidelines. Lastly, the book will guide you through a recipe on how to upload your BrainShark audio presentations as videos on YouTube, furthering the exposure of your presentations.

    Using Instant BrainShark, you will learn everything you need to know, from starting your first presentation and applying audio annotations to sharing it across multiple social media websites and retrieving customer feedback.

    Table of Contents

    1. Instant Brainshark
      1. Instant Brainshark
      2. Credits
      3. About the Author
      4. About the Reviewer
      5. www.PacktPub.com
        1. Support files, eBooks, discount offers, and more
          1. Why Subscribe?
          2. Free Access for Packt account holders
      6. Preface
        1. What this book covers
        2. What you need for this book
        3. Who this book is for
        4. Conventions
        5. Reader feedback
        6. Customer support
          1. Errata
          2. Piracy
          3. Questions
      7. 1. Instant Brainshark
        1. Creating your first presentation (Must know)
          1. Getting ready
            1. Narrated slideshow presentations
            2. Photo albums
            3. Video presentations
            4. Podcasts
            5. Narrated documents
          2. How to do it...
          3. How it works...
          4. There's more...
            1. How to delete and print presentations
        2. Increasing sales with Brainshark slideshows/documents (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
          3. There's more...
        3. Increasing sales with Brainshark podcasts (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
        4. Helping people find your presentation (Should know)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
          3. There's more...
            1. Compelling presentation titles
        5. Designing mobile-friendly presentations (Become an expert)
          1. Getting ready
          2. How to do it...
          3. How it works...
        6. Synchronizing slide animations to audio (Should know)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
          3. There's more...
            1. Deleting audio from slide
        7. Adding PowerPoint slides (Must know)
          1. Getting ready
          2. How to do it...
          3. How it works...
            1. Editing multiple slides
        8. Adding URL slides (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
        9. Adding question slides (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
            1. Survey
          3. There's more...
            1. The importance of customer feedback
            2. Best practices for questionnaire design
        10. Adding attachments (Must know)
          1. Getting ready
            1. Restricted file types
          2. How to do it...
          3. How it works...
          4. There's more...
            1. Using other attachment modes
            2. Deleting attachments
        11. Embedding your content (Should know)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
          3. There's more...
            1. QR codes
            2. Podcasts
        12. E-mailing your content (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
        13. Sharing your content (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...
        14. Publishing your content to YouTube (Become an expert)
          1. How to do it...
          2. How it works...