Surveys have asked audiences which presentation techniques are annoying. Of course, annoying presentations detract from remembering and learning. Here are the top 6 audience annoyances. Each annoyance is followed by the percentage of respondents that agree.
|Annoyance||Percentage of Respondent|
Who Are Annoyed
|Reading the slides||74%|
|Poor color choices||34%|
|Overly complex diagrams||26%|
|Bullet animations, slide transitions||25%|
These annoyances show that audiences prefer slides that are simplified.