Presentations 101Whether you want to communicate and share your work effectively with your colleagues or give a speech, you would want to deliver an unforgettable presentation that blows your audience away. We have a lot of professional, beautifully designed presentation templates that are very easy-to-edit. Visme has two new styles templates with over 400+ slides each: […]Creating and Managing SlidesIn order to have a successful presentation, you would need to create a simple, clear and amazing presentation that are unforgettable for your audience. Having excessive texts, small fonts size and hard to read fonts are what makes your presentation less effective! It’s all about minimal texts with lots of graphics and visuals. There are […]Creating Slide TransitionsFor your presentation, each slide will be assigned a default transition, depending on the template that you have chosen. You have options for the way slides transition in your presentation and each slide can be assigned a different transition, with effects, advance to next slide, after a specific time, or when an embedded video has […]Using the Slide LibraryThe Slide Library feature in Visme allows you to create universal slides which can be used in any of your presentations. Anytime the original slide is updated, it will automatically updates in every presentation. This is very useful when you want to create slides like pricing tables or contact information which contain general information that […]Infographics 101Creating an infographic is easy with Visme. You can start from a blank canvas by introducing your own elements and design or simply start from a series of starter infographic templates (which is a great starting point to create from). You can even browse through library of pre-designed content blocks that correspond to different sections of an infographic. This […]Visualizing DataVisme released a set of widgets to help you quickly create statistics and data visually as a part of its mission to empower visual communicators everywhere. How to Create Visual Statistics You can choose vertical data widgets or horizontal ones depending on how you want to lay out your information. Visme offers several infograph widgets that […]Modify Infographic sizeIf you create an infographic using a template, you may need to resize its height due to the amount of contents or type of information on it. How to adjust the height of your infographic blocks You can also adjust the height by going to the right panel on the right of your block and […]Creating ChartsVisme allows you to create custom charts and graphs to visualize your data. You can switch between charts options and modify settings without losing your data. Below are the step by step guide on how to create and customize charts in Visme. Select Charts from the upper left of the page. Here are few […]Create Animated ChartsWhen you to create a new project, to simplify the process of finding the right template for your data visualization needs. You can easily filter by categories of infographic types as well as size (ex. Single charts, Reports or Infographics). You can also search by keywords for the type of infographic you want to create. […]How to Create a ResumeBeing able to sell yourself through a captivating resume in today’s hyper-competitive job market is more important now than ever before. Here’s a quick step-by-step guide to revamping your own resume with Visme, a simple drag-and-drop tool for non-designers. Choose a template Insert text When you are editing your project, click Basic from the Left […]Create graphics for Social MediaVisme users can create social media graphics and banner ads in a few minutes with its ready-to-use templates. Choose a template Once you login to your visme account, click Create New on the top left of your screen in your Dashboard. Click on Social Graphics option. Select a template you would like to use. Insert […]Upload design to Social MediaOnce your project looks exactly the way you want it to, you can then upload it directly to the social media platform. Before you take that step, you will need to download your project first. For Social Media, you would need to download it as a JPG or PNG format.Create graphics for WebsitesYou can create all types of banner ads in Visme, starting from the dozens of templates already provided for you under the Websites Graphics tab. Choose a template Create a new project and choose Web Graphics from the different content options. Below, you’ll see six banner types to choose from in all sized according to the […]Upload or embed design to Websites Read more here.Text Tool 101Overview of the Text Tool Visme has a powerful set of text options that allows the user to create virtually any style and content format. To place text in your project, click Basic on the left panel. Go to the Suggested Content tab. Click on the Text Blocks for your content option and choose the text blocks you […]Formatting TextThere are many different ways to customize your text in Visme. To edit text, click on the text box. You will then see the following options. On the top bar of the screen, you can change: Font Font Size Link your text Font Styles Paragraph Alignment Bullets Text Box Background Color Text Color Setting Insert Symbols […]Create a button from text blockOne of the most useful things you can do with the new Visme text editor is create interactive call-to-action buttons, which come in handy when you want to take viewers to a certain landing page or encourage them to take a specific action. you can use some of the new features to give your text box the […]Searching/Replacing shapes and IconsVisme provides over 6,000 (and growing) vector shapes and icons. Each is customizable and can be resized, rotated, flipped, and updated with desired colors. The shapes/icon library is divided into sections and can also be searched by keywords. Searching for a Shape or an Icon 1). Simply click on Graphics from the left panel and hover your […]Adding and removing shapes and linesAdding and removing shapes and lines from your design is an easy process. There are many options to choose from and which can be added to and easily removed from your design. To add shapes and lines: Simply select Graphics from the left tool panel. Then, hover your mouse over and click on Icons & Shapes […]Format ShapesYou can format the shapes using a variety of sizing, placement, and color options available. To change the size of the shape you are using: To change the placement of the shape you are using: You can also use the Rotate Tool to position your shape or icon in an angle, or use the Flip function to flip […]Format LinesYou can format the lines on your design by using the variety of sizing, placement, and color options available. To change the style and size of the line you are using: To change the color of the line you are using:Searching for PhotosFinding photos to enhance your design is easy with Visme. You can easily upload your own photos to your design or select from millions of photos available to you in the free library. Once you have uploaded or selected photos, your images will be stored in your Media Library. To search for photos:Uploading photosAdding images in Visme is simple and easy. You can use images from our free library or upload your own images. When adding and utilizing free images, you can build a library of your assets in the My Library which allows you to reuse those assets in the future in one or more projects without having […]Cropping or resizing photosCropping or resizing your photos is a good way to focus on a particular area of the image, or to make it smaller or larger, depending on the needs for your design. Changing the size of a photo is easy to do. The crop tool in Visme allows you to crop images that are already […]Framing photosAdding a frame to your photos is a nice way to enhance your design and it adds a focus to a specific area of your photo and it removes areas that are not needed. To add a frame around your image: Organizing photos using Media LibraryVisme allows you to fully manage your images and media assets using its Media Manager. The Media Manager is a powerful widget within the Visme editor and it allows you to upload images, rename, edit, delete and also replace images. As you add more assets to your various projects, they will be automatically be added to […]ChartsVisme allows you to create the traditional bar graph and line graph with the option to create both horizontal and vertical stacked charts. You can also make these 3-Dimensional with the click of a button. Unlike with traditional tools like PowerPoint or Excel, it is much easier to achieve the exact look and feel you’re going for […]MapsHow to Create an Interactive Map A new interactive map that has plenty of useful applications for all types of communicators. For example, you can visualize geographic data in the form of: A social and demographic trends map (statistics on population, area, race, language, crime, divorce, homicide, etc.) A comparative global map (the happiest countries in […]Infographic WidgetsVisme offers several infographic widgets that enable users to visualize numerical amounts (percentages, distance, time, space, or using visual comparisons such as units of people, speedometers, timers and digital dials). You can click on the Data from the left panel and then select from the various infographic widgets. Each widget serves a specific purpose to allow […]Upload videoAdding a video into your design is a great way to have all media accessible in one location and provide a nice background to capture the attention of your audience. It is easy to add a video into your Visme design. To add a video: Your video will now appear in your project and it […]Upload videoVideo settingsOnce the video is added to your design, you have several options for how the video will be displayed. To set your preferences: For example, if you want the video to begin playing at 10 seconds:Using video as a backgroundA nice way to enhance your design is by having the video play in the background. If you want the video to serve as a background and without sound: If you want the ability to control the video while presenting: To have the video set as a background, you want to move it behind the […]Inserting TablesVisme has many options available for inserting tables and charts into your design. It transforms how your data is presented. Tables allow you to display your information in a more organized manner and make it easier for your audience to read the data. To insert a table: Select Tables from the top left of the screen next […]Adding content to tablesAdding content to your tables is done by clicking on your table, in the spaces (cells) you want to update. To add content:Formatting and Styling TablesYou can easily change the font, size, background and other settings of your table in Visme. To adjust the size of the table To adjust the font style and font size I To select the theme of your table If you don’t have the time to select a specific color scheme for your table, you […]Uploading and Inserting AudioAside from inserting and customizing audio in your Visme presentations and infographics, you can also upload audio of your choice from your local folder and insert it to your presentation or infographic to make it lively. The uploaded audio will be stored in My Library tab inside the Add Audio option which you can then […]How to Record Audio Voice OverAn additional feature has been added in the Media under the Add Audio section. Now, Visme allows the ability to record audio which will provide you the option to save your recorded audio to My Library (located under the Add Audio option of Media) and allow you to insert it directly to your presentations or infographics. Watch […]Customizing audio settingsThere are several ways you can customize Audio in Visme. To learn about how to attach an audio to your project, click here. Here are the settings you can change: Note: These settings only affect the audio you apply it to. If you have multiple audio on different tracks, you can manage each audio via it’s own settings. […]Adding background musicAlong with using the Audio Tool, you can also add Background Music to your entire presentation by going to the Publish menu. You can easily do so by clicking on Menu at the top left of the screen and select Publish Settings dropdown. You can also click the Share button in the top right menu bar […]How to add and embed external online contentSometimes you may want to use a third party service to insert content from an external application to your Visme projects. What does this mean for you? By using the iframe widget, you can pretty much insert content from any trusted third party provider that gives you iframe code (which is virtually any established provider […]Inserting HTMLTips for using background imagesThe background feature allows you to not only assign a color, but it also has the ability to upload your own image to use as background. There are some tips you may want to know when you are using image as a background versus just a solid color background. By default background images will be […]Animation 101 - Learn to animateVisme allows you to add animations to every object desired on a project regardless of the types of visual contents (Presentation, Infographic, Banner, etc..) you are creating. The most common use of animation is to attract attention to a piece of content or message such as a header of a slide or icons/images. How to […]Animation tips - Do's and Dont'sHaving the ability to add motions to your project is very exciting and it makes information more fun and memorable. Animations is like anything else in life, you do not want to overdo it because too much animations can be distracting and takes away the purpose of a presentation. You just need to keep it […]Interactivity 101Link to website, email or social mediaIf you have created multiple slides and would like to link one slide to another or directly to a website, you can use the Link Properties to achieve this. First, note that you can set an automatic transition to another slide via the Slide Transitions feature. However if you allow the users to interact with […]Link to another slideIf you want to link your selected icon, text or graph to another slide when you click on them, please take the following steps.Create pop-ups and rolloversVisme allows you to create pop-ups and rollovers and applies actions to any object on the screen. Convert any object to a button and trigger popups on rollover or click without a single line of code. You can easily convert any object into a clickable (or rollover/hover) information to show hidden objects which is perfect […]When to use gridsHere’s the steps: There are three primary options: Show Grid: You can turn on/off Show Grid. When the show grid is on, it will give you further options (grid size and opacity) to customize your grid preferences. For Grid Size, this allows you to set the size of each grid square on your stage area. For example, you can […]Adding and removing gridsThis feature will help you to accurately manage your layout. To Add or Remove grids, select the drop down menu on the top left corner. Click on View Options to turn on/off grids. This option will allow you to Add or Remove grids. When the Show grid is on, you can also adjust Grid size and […]Manage usersThis can only be accessed when you upgrade your account to Premium. They are based on a Monthly or Yearly subscription.Share and set permissions to projects or foldersVisme allows you to share content with other users (available under Visme Team plans) and also allows you to set permissions to certain projects or folders. For example, an organization may be composed of 2 or more users or groups of users, or a combination of both. All users can collaborate as a team and […]Analytic ToolLead generationSometimes you want to keep your project public and not password protected. At the same time, you may want to know who is accessing and viewing your presentations, infographics, or any other types of content you have created. You can easily do that with Visme’s contact form tool. Collecting contact information from your viewers is […]Locking and unlocking objectsVisme allows you to lock and unlock objects. Every object resides on a layer and that layer can be kept locked or unlocked. Why would you want to have an object locked? Sometimes you want to work near a stationary object and don’t want to keep accidentally selecting it. By locking the shape, you no longer […]Hiding control bar on published projectsIf you are doing Presentations and slide decks, you may want to show the control settings so the viewers can decide when to go for the next slide. As for any other types of visual content, having the control bar visible can act as a distraction. This is often true for projects that contain a […]Dynamic fieldsThis feature is for premium members only. Dynamic fields let you pull out each team member’s information without going through so much trouble when the whole team is creating a presentation together. How does Dynamic fields work? The information you filled in Account Detail will matching the preview. This is a feature that allows you to easily […]Duplicate URLThis feature is for premium members only. It allows the team users to duplicate projects and share/edit with the rest of the team members.What can I create with Visme?Before, users have to reply on multiple tools to create various visual content. Now, Visme is changing that by becoming the “Swiss Knife” for creating engaging content. It is one tool for all your visual content needs. Below are lists of visual content you can create. Presentations Infographics Reports & Ebooks Printables Web Graphics Social […]Who uses Visme?Visme is used by virtually everyone who wants to create intuitive and engaging content. Users include but not limited to: Teachers and their Students Use it to effectively communicate and visualize ideas in the classroom. Non-profit Organizations Use it to increase exposure for their cause through interactive presentations and infographics. Individuals Utilize it for personal […]Sharing and Publishing my VismeThe ability to share and publish a Visme project is extremely simple.FAQ's - Using VismeHere are some of the common and frequently asked questions. Is Visme really free? Yes, Visme is free and there is no limit on how long you use it. About 80% of all functionality is free, and few core features are available only to our Premium users. Why do we have premium plans? Last time we […]FAQ's - Account ManagementCan I keep my Free account as long as I like? Yes, you can. All Visme accounts start free and then you have the option to take advantage of our Premium plans which will give you access to some great features that are not available to you under the Basic (free) plan. You are not […]FAQ's - Design Tips and QuestionsHere are some of the common design related questions users have asked. Is Visme only for creating Presentations and Infographics? No. Although many of our users are utilizing Visme to create their Presentations and Infographics, Visme goes beyond these visual mediums. Use Visme’s custom (blank) template to create any type of visual content such as […]FAQ's - Preview and Rendering IssuesI see some differences in the Visme editor versus to what I see when I preview and publish a project. This case is rare but it is possible depending on few technical factors. First, make sure you turn off all extensions in your browser. You can log out and retry. If you continue to have […]FAQ's - Downloading and Publishing ProjectsYou can publish your project and share it online with others, embed it to your website or download it for offline use. Below are list of common questions that users have asked. Will my published project only be accessible online or can I keep it private? By default, when you publish a project, it will […]Why does text in my design download incorrectly?Visme has the capability to download your presentation into JPG, PNG, PDF, or as an HTML5 file which you can use offline. From time to time you might encounter a small rendering issue where the text may get wrapped or not well-presented after the download. We have created a basic troubleshooting guide on how you can easily […]How to create a new ProjectWhether you are creating content form of a Presentation, Infographic or any other form of content, the steps are very similar and done from the same console:Saving your Visme ProjectsVisme makes it easy for you to save your projects. Your can find the Save button 0n the top-left corner of the Visme editor panel. Visme automatically saves your project anytime a change is made (e.g. moving an object, changing a color, editing text, etc.). Please do not exit the window while your project is […]How can I delete a Project?You can easily delete a project from your Dashboard area. Important: Delete a project only if you want to permanently remove it from your account. Once a project is deleted from your Visme account, it will be moved to Trash folder and remain there for 30 days. Once deleted from Trash, it will be permanently deleted […]Importing Powerpoint Projects into VismeVisme allows you to easily import your Powerpoint presentations. There are a number of reasons why you would want to import a Powerpoint to Visme. Bringing your Powerpoint online is incredibly useful including: – You can easily share your presentation with your audience. – You can share it on social media, email, or publish it via […]Where can I manage my profile?Where can I view my Payment History and Receipts?If you have a premium account, you can access your payment history and view and/or download your payment receipts via the steps below: You can filter by date to locate all transactions during that period. You can also view and download receipts associated with each transaction via the View/Download link.How can I upgrade my account?How can I manage my subscription settings?To manage your subscription settings, you first need login to your account. Upgrade your account Cancel your subscriptionWhat happens if I cancel my Premium account?All Visme accounts start free (Basic plan) If you would like to take advantage of our Premium features (access to some great features that are not available to you under the Basic (free) plan, you would need to upgrade to a Premium plan. What happens if you cancel your Premium plan? Once you canceled your Premium account, it will […]Removing or Replacing VideoRemoving or replacing a video that you have already added to your project is simple. To remove a video: To replace the video: Double click on the video or click the Settings option on top left if the screen to open the Property Panel. Highlight the URL of the video that is currently listed, delete […]Analytics – Tracking traffic & statistics of projectsWith the release of our analytics feature , you can now fully track the traffics for any project you have created in Visme. This will allow you to gauge the effectiveness of your projects over any given period of time. Here’s how to check your analytics (a video below shows tips to follow). Collecting Metrics When a public project […]Using the Audio LibraryVisme has a large selection of free audio files that you can attach to your presentations, infographics and other projects. Here’s how you can do it: Before you attach any audio, preview the file by clicking the Play button to the left of the audio file name.Customizing backgroundsOne way to grab your audience’s attention is to complement your oral presentation with visual slides. With that said, you don’t want to have blocks of text and bullet points. What you do want is eye-catching images that speak louder than words. How to add an Image Background: Position a Background Image: Again, once you […]Grouping ObjectsSometimes you want to move multiple objects or copy them to another area or slide. Having to do the task individually can be daunting. Visme allows you to group multiple objects within your project area. You can copy and paste into another slide if you need to. Or you can hold down the Shift key on […]How to Renew your Complete Visme AccountOrganizing projects using foldersOnce you login to your account, you can create and manage folders in your dashboard to keep your projects organize and easier to manage and locate. Here’s a short 3 minute video on how to keep organized:Connect and Import data into ChartsVisme allows you to create custom charts and graphs to visualize your data. You can type the data manually, import data from Google Spreadsheet or upload from Excel. Below are the step by step guide on how to connect and import data to customize your charts in Visme. Watch This Video on How to Connect and Import data into ChartsUploading Images to Media ManagerThe Media Manager feature in Visme gives complete control over managing, editing and organizing your assets. The media manager houses your library of assets and allows the user to: – Add new images from your computer (JPG, PNG, and even Animated Gif files) – Gives you the ability to easily replace one image used across several different […]Create Color PaletteWe know that producing high-quality visual content in an efficient and creative manner can be very challenging. This is why we decided to make it easier for our users to trigger just the right emotions and associations in viewers by providing them with 50 beautiful color combination presets, as well as the option to save your […]Pictograph and ArraysStatistics visualized with icons and other graphic elements have a unique way of turning otherwise hard-to-process information into bite-sized, engaging figures. But not everyone has the time or resources to create these from scratch using traditional graphic design software. This is why Visme launched a cool pictograph maker that allows you to translate statistics into […]How to Change Object ColorsOne of the keys to making your design come alive is choosing the right colors for your projects. Visme allows users to change object to any colors as well as apply color presets in any of your projects. Click to Read More on how to create your own color palette.Using Presentation NotesPresentation Notes helps you to manage your speech when given a presentation. Although you may be super confident on what you are going to say during your presentation, but it is always good to have some notes so you know exactly what you are going to say next and will likely to have a higher […]How to Use Content BlocksMost do-it-yourself infographic tools provide users with pre-designed templates to choose from. However, some non-designers may become very frustrated by the amount of time they need to spend modifying templates to their needs. Some users may just want to pick and choose sections of the infographic templates and combine them into one infographic that fit […]Creating your Own Custom ContentYou may sometimes find that you are not able to find the right content blocks for your project and would like to create your own using desired elements such as icons, texts, images, shapes, charts and graphs. In this case, you can save your custom content block for later use in your projects. How to […]How to Set Up Your Brand KitOne of the major challenges that organizations of all sizes face is the lack of consistent branding across all marketing material. We’ve solved this problem with our new brand kit, which allows you to establish your brand colors, fonts, logos and templates directly in our visual content tool. This way, you can easily stay on […]Share and Publish to the WebYou can Share/Publish your project and fully manage it for web or online use. Not only can you publish your project and access via URL which you can email or direct users to it, you can also share it on your favorite social networks or embed it to a website. You can also manage various aspects in advanced settings […]Download a Presentation in VismeAside from publishing content online, Visme allows you to download your work for offline use. There are multiple ways to Download your project including the ability to download as an image (JPG/PNG), document (PDF) and HTML5. How to download your project: Deciding between download options: Download as an Image (JPG/PNG) JPG is available with free plans […]Managing advanced settings for Visme projectsYou can fully manage various aspects of your published project and its settings. There are several you can get to the Advanced Settings page. You can click Share at the top right of the screen. In the Share Online page, click Advanced Settings at the top right of the screen. Or, click on the Menu icon […]Embed (insert) a Visme to your own website or blogA Visme can be easily embedded to any website or blog. The process is very similar to how one embeds other third party objects such as from Youtube. Here’s an example of how embed code is added to WordPress. WordPress is the most popular open source blogging/website platform. You then paste the embed code that you […]Can I make my work Private?You can easily make your project Public or Private in just couple of clicks. You will then see a window pop up telling you to stop publishing if you previously set your project public. How do Private Visme Projects work with Robots and Search Engines? If you make your project Private in Visme, it would not be indexable […]Downloading Projects for Offline UseThere are times when you need to do a presentation but you are not sure if there will be a stable internet connection to present your project. In those situations, it’s always a smart choice to download your presentation for offline use. You can download your project as a JPG, PNG, PDF, or HTML5 file. […]How to add a BackgroundAdding a background to your project is essential when you are creating any visual content. There are few ways you can add a background to your project.What is Infographic Blocks?Visme launched a new feature on Infographics category that enable you to create your contents/visuals one block at a time. This feature also allows you to easily rearrange the design and content as you like. Each block can be edited separately, you can add new blank block in-between two blocks, or select from pre-designed blocks […]How to present offline to an audienceOne of the biggest advantages of using an online presentation tool like Visme is the fact that you can access your slide deck from anywhere without having to install software or open PowerPoint. All you need is a browser (Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Safari) and you are good to go. Let’s just say that […]How to use Suggested Content?Do you ever find it a bit frustrating at times when coming up with new design for your project? Visme has a new feature called Suggested Contents which will help you get started on your project like a pro. Suggest Content is slightly different from the Content Blocks (already-made templates that serve the function of a […]Download Designs for PrintIf you want a high-quality and professional print for your project, it is important that you download the right file format best suited for print. Visme’s Printables category specializes in Print including posters, flyers, menu, invitations, postcards and business cards. Aside from this category, you can also print from any other visual contents or custom […]Keyboard ShortcutsIf you want to use a keyboard shortcut while working on your project, hold down one or more modifier keys while pressing the last key of the shortcut. Here’s an example: Let’s say you would like to copy an object or a text box using a Mac keyboard, you would hold down Command, press C […]How to Align and Arrange ObjectsAlignment determines the appearance and orientation of the texts or objects. This feature allows you to easily arrange and position your objects or texts in your project without a hassle. There is an option for you to align your texts or objects to the top, middle, bottom, left, center or right. You can also have […]Setting Margins for PrintingTo print your project at home, you first need to download your project by clicking on Download at the top right side of your screen. In order to have high quality prints, it is recommended that you download it as a PDF file. Setting the margins for printing is essential. Crop marks and bleed marks will […]How to make your own printablesVisme recently launched an entire category of templates that will allow you to create your own printable such as posters, flyers, invitations, postcards and business cards in minutes. If you do not have the time or resources to hire a designer, you don’t need to worry. We’ve got you covered.How to create reports and ebooksCreate your custom size projectsAll of the designed templates in Visme already have a set dimension depending on the type of visual content. If you do not want to use any of the size in our template, you can create a project using your own custom size.