Create a presentation
Is it time to pitch your sales presentation to clients? Perhaps you want to display your designs on a projector to show your social media mockup posts? Maybe you’re in a conference and would like to showcase your ideas? Presentation mode can now showcase your designs in full screen mode!
Activate Presentation Mode
Your Canva design can expand to fill your entire screen with the Presentation Mode. Simply click the presentation button next to the zoom settings at the bottom-right corner of the editor. You can also easily activate presentation mode by pressing the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Shift + Enter for both Mac and Windows.
You can navigate through your presentation by clicking on the left and right arrows on the control menu if you have a multi-paged design. Alternatively, you can press your keyboard’s left and right arrow keys to navigate between slides.
To exit presentation mode, click the exit presentation button on the control menu or press the Esc button on your keyboard.
Embed a YouTube video
Did you know you can watch a YouTube video in presentation mode?
To do so, click the element that you’d like as your video’s play button. You can then select the Link button in the editor toolbar, and paste in the YouTube link on the hyperlink text field. Click here for more information on adding hyperlinks.
Activate Presentation Mode and click on the design element. This opens a pop up window within Canva to view your video.
Embed a webpage
You can also embed a webpage in presentation mode. Likewise, select an element, click the Link button in the editor toolbar, and paste in the webpage’s link on the hyperlink text field. Click here for more information on adding hyperlinks.
Activate presentation mode and click on the design element. This opens a new tab for you to view the linked webpage.