> >

Presentation news.

Presentation tips and tricks, adventures and anecdotes, stories and studies. The latest in presenting!

Receive presentation insights and inspiration in your mailbox?

Our secret recipe for successful presentation slides.

Five tips to keep your online audience engaged!

No more blurry presentations while screen sharing.

The impact an interactive presentation makes.

Mr.Prezident X Shaman.

Change forces us to be innovative

Presenting online with Prezi Video

Engaging an online audience: Zoom x Kahoot

Why NOW is the time to work on presentations

4 tips to spread your presentation, not corona

Best Business Prezi 2019

A day in the life of Pieter

How to end your presentation

PowerPoint to Prezi

An interactive presentation

A day in the life of Else

Body language

How to give a Pecha Kucha presentation?

The best PPT solutions for your corporate presentation.

A GIF in your presentation: how do you do it?

13x busting public speaking myths

A day in the life of Fleur

Impressive Talks

SXSW presentation tips & how to stand out in the crowd

VR in public speaking

Diamonds for Mr.Prezident

How to save your Prezi as PDF?

Final presentation of the year

Prezi Awards 2018

Improved inking and 3D support

A day in the life of Emily

Power Hour #2: Innovators

From client meeting to presentation

A day in the life of Erin

Prezi versus PowerPoint

Interview with Joni / Great Communicators

A day in the life of Jiske

Ludus: presentations with limitless creativity

About our current attention span: are we turning into goldfish?

The Avocado Show on Power Hour

Day in the life of Paul

Using Infogram to create cool graphs

This is the Mr.Prezident Power Hour!

Presenting to large audiences, part II

Presenting to Large Audiences, part I

Shaping Future Stories

Day in the life of Dolf

5 Reasons Why We Use Motion Graphics

Boardroom Presenting

A brand new Mr.Prezident

The new display

Prezi Awards 2017

2018 Presentation Trends

PowerPoint takes on another dimension

Captivating the masses

Changing the Game with Augmented Reality

5 Tips to Step up your Storytelling Game

Pitch Perfect

A New Page in Presenting

Well done Mr.Prezident of Hyundai

Mr. Prime Minister, meet Mr.Prezident

Harvard chimes in on Prezi

Which Prezi license should I choose?

Transparent PDF in Prezi Next

Augmented Presenting

Prezi is making moves

The Office Punching Bag

The Next Best Thing of Prezi

The True Potential of an Infographic

The Perfect Pitch

Boosting our Battle against Dull Communication

SXSW Interactive Festival - 2017 report (2/2)

SXSW Interactive Festival - 2017 report (1/2)

Tony’s Chocolonely: Prezi With A Purpose

How to turn your Presentation in a Conversation

Revolutionary Retail Presentation Tech

Hyundai i30: Presented in style

PowerPoint Guru: An Interview with Hud Duque

Introducing our new intern Tiê

The emoji: Language simplified

Attending the Big Show: NRF 2017 in New York

CES 2017: New Tech Review

Five Presentation Trends for 2017

'Tis The Season To Be Prezi

The Art of Business

Five great changes in Prezi Business

Prezi Business Expert Review

Being a certified Prezi Expert truly has its benefits. It takes some high quality prezi designs and you will have to spread the prezi religion more often than a priest spreads the words of the bible, but prezis favor in return is worth every bit it.

The annual visit to the Prezi HQ in Budapest is an exciting event and it usually provides us with some great insights and previews regarding updates to come.

Announcing Prezi Business

This year however they had a big surprise for us. We were about to kick of the first expert session when we received a press release about Prezi launching an all new tool called Prezi Business. From that point on we knew what the two days in Budapest were going to look like.

A proud Prezi CEO Peter Arvai

First person to speak was Prezis founder and CEO Peter Arvai. He looked like a proud magician still enjoying the response on his surprise trick. He showed us a steady growth of the regular Prezi tool (75m users at this point!) before talking about the increased usage of Prezi amongst business professionals and sales teams in particular. This explained the massive decision to create an all new business tool like Prezi Business. The prezi team now refers to ever growing traditional Prezi as "Prezi Core".

Prezi founder and visionary Adam Somlai Fischer.

Next up was Adam Somlai Fisher. A true creative with a clear vision on presenting in a future perspective. He is an unique man because he has the tools and skills to turn his ideas into actual products. A powerful skill that brings Prezi to unprecedented (or should we say unprezidented) heights. The coolest part of his Prezi Business presentation was the comparison of his very first Prezi back in 2007 and the design principles of Prezi Business. It still comes down to a single thing.

Conversational Presenting 

Prezi Expert program supervisor and the organizer of the Budapest event Spencer Waldron told us about the power of conversational presenting and why it is revolutionizing presenting as is. Simply put, why still present like it's 1996 while Prezi is reaching out to you with a tool that allows you to communicate like actual human beings are supposed to do. Make it a conversation by randomly click a slide of interest.

The Prezi Business Software, a first impressions.

After seeing three Prezi Business presentations we noticed some cool new stuff immediately. A small summary before we start talking about our user experience.


The first things that caught our eyes while watching a presentation in presenter mode;

Zoom reveal: when zooming in, the traditional overview disappears and a new layer appears.

HTML5: much smoother running transitions and blazing fast loading. RIP Flash, finally.

Prezi/live. Presenters are now able to stream a presentation using a simple prezi/live/username sharing link.

Fade Outs. Something hardcore prezi users have been begging for ever since fade ins (called Animations) were introduced back in 2013.

Circles. Circles, circles everywhere. It looks like Prezi Business is all about getting your content in a smart structure of bubbles.


In-depth and hands-on Prezi Business review.

Time to get our hands dirty!

A short introduction by the developers of Prezi Business already showed us the following big new features in edit mode:


Prezi Business Analytics

The new tool is all about getting the most out of your teams presentations. Prezi Business Analytics is a very cool feature that will show you how your presentations, slides and colleagues perform. It looks and feels much like gamification of presenting.


Slack integration

Collaborating just became even easier by using Slacks messaging and file sharing services while inside the editing mode.


Top Menu: Prezi is growing up by wisely ditching the creative menu bars and go for a more common top menu bar. This will definitely help companies and professionals to get used to Prezi Business.


Prezi Smart Structure and Circles

Back to the circles. In edit-mode the circle structure turns out to be the actual framework of any presentation. Lines show you how the circles are connected and therewith replace the traditional Prezi path. Circles and lines are easily added, dragged and dropped.


Creating our first couple of slides and editing our first pieces of text felt very familiar but also smoother.


For now the Prezi team decided business users will always start with a template. This template however is fully customizable and blank a starting point will be introduced soon. The result, its isn't hard to understand how this tools works and presentations can be created blazing fast. Both were a top priority for Prezi and they really nailed it with Prezi Business.


What's not to like about Prezi Business

There's a lot of new and very great stuff going on. Too much to dive into every detail if you ask us. We did however dislike a couple things that we consider to be business presentation basics and are yet to be added to Prezi business:


Inserting movies in Prezi Business

For now Prezi Business only supports Youtube. Having just this solution for video is not going to satisfy the business professionals needs. Inserting and playing movies offline is a must, period. Prezi’s answer "Top priority so we expect to see this added asap."


Speakernotes in Prezi Business

This will continue to be something on top of our wish list. It looks like Prezi is not going to add this to either Prezi Core of Prezi Business anytime soon.


Inserting Custom Fonts in Prezi Business

Something regular users are not able to do and this isn't going to change with Prezi Business. A big must-have however considering the brand guidelines most organizations have. Luckily we can help you out with this while creating a custom designed Prezi Business presentation for you. Together with Prezi we can get your font pop up in your organizations presentation by uploading it via de Prezi servers.


Inserting excel Spreadsheets in Prezi Business

Playing with facts and figures by importing excel sheets will remain something of the long term future.


Bugs and instability

Prezi is well aware of the fact the new tool isn't bug-free and lacks some stability every ones in a while. However, for a product launched a day before out testing sessions the tool performed amazingly well. To give you an indication, after two days of pushing the tool to its limits we weren't able to find a bug the prezi team wasn't already working on. Thanks to role playing and involving all 250+ prezi employees, the company tested every scenario and feature possible.

Pricing of Prezi Business

Prezi was really talking business when asked about pricing. A single license will cost $600,- a year. A huge increase compared to the $159,- for a Prezi (Core) license. When compared to the enterprise solutions competitors offer, the price is actually very reasonable.

What to expect from Prezi Business in the near future?

A lot of (automatic) updates to further improve and stabilize the tool during the months to come. Thanks to two week sprints, Prezi will be able to move very fast. Prezi combines this with the ambition to integrate more business solutions anytime. Also note there's enough ammunition left to run an impactful and highly targeted marketing campaign during the next 18 months. So in short, it really like Prezi is about to really shuffle the cards in the (corporate) presentation industry this time. They finally showed us their teeth and they're planning to eat the competition alive.


Prezi Business has the potential of not being a presentation tool but an actual presentation platform providing its users with crucial data on how to improve their presentation materials and increase impact. The ability to easily introduce the principle of conversational presenting will hopefully have a positive effect on this data. If your organizations is looking for a way to start taking presentations seriously, start using Prezi Business, now! If you're an individual professional, you are not going to benefit from most of the new features. It's still a newborn tool but we're confident it will grow up fast.

Want to get started with Prezi Business?

At this point Prezi Business can't be purchased online so just give us a call or send us a mail and we'll be happy to hook you up.

Best Prezi 2015!

Prezi Tips: 3 Shift key secrets


Mobile presenting

First TV commercial

Icing on your cake

Proud winners!

Don't be arrogant, be prepared

The missing link

Get the details right

Create Prezis even faster

Content is king

Multiple fade ins

The effect of visuals

From Prezi to PDF

Receive presentation insights and inspiration
in your mailbox? Subscribe below!

Please rotate your device