Learn how to set your theme colors in Keynote to save time and maintain your brand color standards. Graphic designer and brand strategist Nicte Cuevas, shares how to add your colors in a few steps.
- [Instructor] When it comes to building brand recognition, … color is often an underutilized tool. … You want to make sure you use your brand colors … throughout your Keynote presentations. … But before you do, make sure you have a deep understanding … of the emotional connections … your colors can bring for your audience. … Before setting your theme colors on your Keynote, … you want to define which brand colors you want to use … for your headline, sub-headline, … body copy, and call to action. … A good strategy is to make sure … that you use a specific color only for your call to action. … This helps people subconsciously associate that color … with an action, and scan for it quickly. … So let's go ahead and set our theme colors. … I just have one of my texts areas selected, … and I'm going to go onto my Format panel under Style, … and I'm going to select a fill. … I want to select a color fill. … And now we're going to select … this little beautiful color spectrum wheel, … and we see a little window pop up. …
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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