Join Nicte Cuevas for an in-depth discussion in this video Animate your text, part of Create Powerful Presentations with Apple Keynote.
- [Instructor] Animating your text in Keynote … can help you create a different visual emphasis … to your content. … However, when we use animations on our texts, … we need to be selective with which ones we use. … If we use one that creates too much movement, … you will make people dizzy … because we're naturally wired to see the text … and immediately want to read it. … Instead, think of using text animations … that are more natural to our reading flow. … Let's take a look at a few examples. … In this example, what I did … was I animated this little paragraph … using a keyboard effect. … So to animate your type, … you're just going to go to your Animate panel. … Make sure you have your text selected, … and then you can do a build-in type animation. … So what I did is I selected Keyboard. … Now all of these effects, you can apply to your type, … but I do not recommend it. … And I will share with you in just a minute … how that looks when you add the wrong effect. … So for this effect, let's do a little preview. …
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Plan Your Theme
2. Design and Brand a Custom Theme
3. Work from Your Keynote Theme
4. Slide Transitions and Animations
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