9. Using the PowerPoint Web App

This chapter shows you how to build and show cloud-based presentations using the PowerPoint Web App.

It’s probably not a stretch to claim that, in terms of market share, PowerPoint is the most dominant software program in the world. A few years ago Microsoft said that PowerPoint had 95% of the presentation graphics market, but it wouldn’t surprise me if that number were even higher today. And with many of our kids learning and using PowerPoint in school, this dominance is poised to continue into the fore-seeable future. In short, we live in a PowerPoint world.

And now, with the PowerPoint Web App, we’ll soon live in a PowerPoint cloud, as well. In a sense, PowerPoint is the most natural of the Office applications ...

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