Informative posters are an increasingly popular way to share information and research at seminars, conferences and exhibitions.
But what applications should you use? Word? Publisher? Surprisingly good results can be obtained using PowerPoint which, although originally designed for presentations, shares many features with publishing applications. In particular:
When making a poster using PowerPoint, you'll need to:
The sections on this site will help you understand about these and point out the tools and features that you'll need.
Start with the preparation section to make sure you don't miss out any of the important steps!