Keynote for iPad Tips & Tricks Blog

After working with Keynote on the iPad since the application was first launched.  Our team has successfully delivered hundreds of iPad presentations.  KeynotePlus's dedicated team has compiled useful tips and lessons learned.  Our team has created helpful tips that should aid you in creating, designing and ultimately delivering high-impact Keynote for iPad presentations. 

The iPad hands down is the most effective and efficient presentation tool to date.  The best presentation is the one you have with you when the time calls.  If your looking for a iPad presentation template to get you up and running fast check out our direct download Keynote for iPad templatesKeynotePlus creates iPad presentations for the busy business person.

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Add audio to a Keynote for iPad slide
Aug 29 at 4:39am  |  Keynote for iPad tips

"Embedding Audio in Keynote for iPad in 3 easy steps (version 1.6.1)"


The easiest way I have found to insert audio into a Keynote for iPad slide is to use an app like iMovie (for iPad) that allows you to create iPad compliant video and export the finished result to your "Camera Roll."


1. (using iMovie) First, embed the audio into the video you intend to use. No pictures are required and you may want to fade-in the audio if you intend to use it on several slides. Once you have finished embedding your audio export the finished video to your "Cameral Roll."




dyates Please help, I can put the audio from iMovie onto my camera roll. From there I can get it to keynote but I can't hear the audio. The black audio thing is there on the slide but when I press play in doesn't sound. Get back to me as soon as possible p...See More
May 08 at 6:51pm
fl351c Please hlep me also with the same issue as Daytes, no audio can be heard even if the audio can be heard on the camera roll.
when imported on keynote, it did work. thank you in advance.
Sep 08 at 6:12am
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Adding page, web and email links in Keynote for iPad
Nov 15 at 4:54am  |  Keynote for iPad tips

Adding links in Keynote for iPad

Did you know you could add links to your Keynote for iPad presentation? Follow the steps below to make your Keynote for iPad presentation interactive.  There are two steps to add a link.  Click on the image below for the detailed steps.

How to add website links in Keynote for iPad
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Adding photos to a Keynote for iPad presentation
Jun 07 at 12:34pm  |  Keynote for iPad tips
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Do the hard work on your laptop or desktop, but think of the iPad
Feb 10 at 2:36am  |  Keynote for iPad tips

How to create an iPad presentation on your PC or Mac for use in Keynote for iPad

My presentation tool of choice is PowerPoint but Keynote for Mac is just as powerful.  So how do you create a presentation on your desktop so that it looks good on your iPad?  When you develop a presentation on your laptop or desktop keep in mind the maximum screen size on the iPad is 1024×768. Make sure your all of your graphics, backgrounds and images are designed for that size area. Keynote for iPad works best with graphics that are separate objects.

Transitions and effects:
Do not use advanced effects in Powerpoint or Keynote and expect them to convert easily to Keynote for iPad presentation. Fancy fades, gradients, grouped objects and image enhancements do not always transfer and the results are unpredictable at best. 
Any object groupings will be lost when you import your presentation.

Avoid using fonts outside of the fonts included on your iPad.  The iPad currently supports over 50 fonts.  Take a look at our complete list of iPad fonts available for Keynote for iPad.

Ready-made templates:
It takes time and practice before you become comfortable editing images, transitions and text in Keynote for iPad (or any tablet device).  W
e are very fond of Keynote for iPad and it's presentation capabilities. If you want to start presenting fast try one of our KeynotePlus ready-made custom iPad templates. If you purchase a template you can download it immediately and could possibly have your new iPad presentation up and running in less than 10 minutes.
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Thanks for tips!Can be helpful for starters!
Thursday, July 05, 2012
I can hardly find words to express how thankful I am for posting this information! very useful!
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
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