This is a summary of important points taken from a number of resources. For more details about presentation basics, please visit any of the following sites:
These are sites that have examples of presentations that you can use for inspiration as you design your own.
The use of a consistent color palette in your presentation can help you convey your message and tie together related themes or ideas from slide to slide.
Slideshare presentation on Font Pairing Like a Pro
Alternatives to Powerpoint and Keynote
Creating Presentations in InDesign
Canva Design Tutorials
Introduction to Prezi