Basic Prezi Tutorial - Learn from an Official Prezi Expert

Learn how to use Prezi to create online presentations. See what it can do, how it works, and why you should learn it.
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  • Lectures 10
  • Length 24 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

Updated for 2016!

A comprehensive introduction by the only Udemy Instructor to be endorsed by Prezi as an Official Independent Expert. This course answers your basic questions:

  • What is Prezi?
  • What can you do with it?
  • How does it work?
  • Is it hard to learn?

This basic tutorial offers clear explanations, demonstrations, quizzes, and hands-on exercises. It will give you a basic understanding and a bit of practical experience so you can decide for yourself if Prezi is right for you.

See what others are saying about this course:

Excellent - Your course is A+ clear and comprehensive

Perfect course - I had been wanting to check out Prezi and then I saw this course listing. I'm glad that I decided to take it because it helped me make sense of the platform.

Staight to the point to start today! - This was a very easy but comprehensive tutorial on how to create Prezi. You will be able to start doing Prezi presentations quickly and go from beginner to intermediate in a short period of time. I use it for my lectures in the University. Thank you Robin and great tutorial!

Find out why millions of people have switched to Prezi

Professional speakers, trainers, teachers, marketers, and anyone else who presents ideas to others will benefit from taking this course. If you regularly use Microsoft PowerPoint or Apple Keynote, you won't want to miss this opportunity to compare them to Prezi. Its open, infinite canvas gives you the freedom to break away from typical linear slideshows and wow your audience with exciting, cinematic movement.

This course is taught by a professional trainer, so you will benefit from instruction that is carefully designed to maximize your learning investment. Prezi concepts are clearly explained, and skills are carefully demonstrated. Detailed, step-by-step instructions for hands-on exercises are available to download and print. Experiential learning is a must for mastering the nuances of Prezi.

Learn from a Prezi Expert

Veteran software trainer, Robin Pierman, is one of a selected few to be recognized by Prezi as an expert trainer. Interact directly with her by completing the exercises and submitting your custom Prezi project for her expert feedback. Discuss ideas and questions with the instructor and fellow students as you learn about this exciting online software application.

Take advantage of this opportunity to learn Prezi from a professional instructor who has truly mastered the software.

What are the requirements?

  • Get a free Prezi account at, so you can do the hands-on exercises. That's all you need!

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Describe how a Prezi presentation is different from PowerPoint and Keynote
  • Recognize several different ways to use Prezi
  • Create a simple Prezi presentation using a built-in template
  • Add titles and text to your own prezi
  • Find and insert photos to add interest to your prezi
  • Identify resources for learning more about Prezi

Who is the target audience?

  • You should take this course if you are curious about what Prezi is and how it works. If you have already used Prezi this course is probably not for you.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Getting Started: Answers to your questions

Learn why millions of people have made the switch from Microsoft PowerPoint to Prezi. Its cinematic movement adds interest and excitement to presentations. See for yourself why Prezi is the next big thing in presentation technology.

Section 2: Learning about Prezi
2 pages

Print this handy document for a detailed explanation of the many ways to use Prezi.


Everything you need to know to get started with your first Prezi account.


It's always best to learn by doing. In this lesson, you'll watch a demonstration of how to create a new prezi. After watching, follow the printable instructions to gain your own hands-on experience with your own personal prezi.

1 page

Print these step-by-step instructions to guide you in the hands-on exercise for creating your first prezi


Photos and graphics can add so much to your presentation. Watch a demonstration, then follow the printable instructions for adding images to your own prezi.

1 page

Print these step-by-step instructions to guide you in the hands-on exercise for adding pictures to your prezi

How did you do on your first Prezi presentation?
3 questions
Section 3: Where to go from here

Find out what other people do with Prezi and even copy and reuse their presentations.


Share your completed Prezi project with others and learn about the different ways you can present your prezi.

Update: Account changes (January 2016)

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Instructor Biography

Robin Pierman, Official Independent Prezi Expert

Robin Pierman is proud to be one of the few trainers endorsed by Prezi as an Official Independent Expert. She has spent over twenty years in the training industry. She has a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Michigan and teaches in corporate and university classrooms and virtual training environments. Her company, TeachMePrezi, strives to inspire presenters to share their messages with Prezi, a dynamic alternative to PowerPoint. 

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