Forget Powerpoint! Design stunning presentations that engage your audience with Canva's free presentation software.
Do you need to create presentations at work or school? Great design can help your ideas stand out and read effectively – improving your ability to become a great communicator.
Canva’s free presentation software gives you access to hundreds of beautifully designed layouts to create presentations on any topic. Simply choose the perfect images, fonts and colors to make your presentation relay your message with gusto! Your friends and colleagues won’t believe how ridiculously good your presentations look. We even have a collection of stunning presentation ideas if you’re stuck for inspiration.
Open up Canva and log in or sign up for a new account using your email, Google or Facebook profile. Search for “Presentations” to start designing.
Explore Canva’s wide range of presentation templates in various styles and themes. Choose from creative presentations, startup decks, business, marketing and education slides and more.
Upload your own photos, logo and other branding elements. Add as many slides as you want. Use the animation feature to make images and text appear on each slide in creative ways.
Browse millions of images and elements, experiment with layouts, find the right font combination and color scheme for your presentation. Add animations, videos and music for a truly engaging presentation.
Try out the various presentation modes and features on Canva. Choose from standard presentation, presenter mode, or even video recording. Save your slides as a PDF for handouts or turn them into an interactive website!
Our amazing library of over 1 million stock images, graphics and illustrations will enhance your presentation and make it look more professional. Many of these images are free while premium images are never more than $1 each.
It’s free to customize your presentation with your own images. Once you upload them into Canva’s free presentation software you can use them as many times as you like.
Upload your company logo, save your company colors and choose from over 120 fonts to brand your presentation for work. You can share with your branded presentation with your colleagues so they can use it as a layout to create their own presentation in Canva.
We’re proud of our extensive library of layouts which make it amazingly easy to create professional presentations with ease. You can use our selection of presentation layouts as many times as you like or create your own unique layout by duplicating an existing design.
Need to make some last-minute edits to your presentation? We’ve got your back! You can access all of your designs on the web, from any laptop or computer. Bring all your designs even while you’re on the go by downloading our free iOS and Android apps from the App Store and Google Play.
Whether you’re creating a presentation for the boardroom or the classroom, creating and collaborating on presentations with Canva is simple. To create a team, simply choose those who you would like to collaborate with and once the invitation is accepted you can instantly start creating your presentation together. Play with illustrations, colors, leave comments, and resolve suggestions all within the Canva editor. Teamwork is made easier with Canva’s presentation tool.
To create great presentation slides, aim for clarity, concision and visual appeal. Make an outline before you create each slide so that you know what should go on it. Don’t overcrowd the slides with text or data. Keep bullet point lists to three points.
A good presentation:
A well-designed presentation is key to engaging your audience. You’ll need to make it simple and easy to understand, visual and audience-ready, functional and user friendly and professional. Your presentation is a chance to make a positive first impression.