How to use Microsoft Sway

About this tutorial:

Video duration: 00:19:42
In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to get started with Microsoft Sway. Sway is an easy-to-use digital storytelling app for creating interactive reports, presentations, personal stories and more. Its built-in design engine helps you create professional designs in minutes. With Sway, your images, text, videos, and other multimedia all flow together in a way that enhances your story.

0:00 Introduction
1:13 How to get Sway via
2:38 Start page
4:46 Overall editing layout
5:33 Cards
5:55 Adding title, background image, and setting focus
8:00 Adding new card
11:00 Adding video
12:20 Adding a collection of photos
12:47 Move content around storyline
13:25 Design view
16:00 Navigating through a Sway
16:20 Play
16:49 Share
17:45 Responsive layout that works on desktop & mobile
18:16 Transform Word document into Sway
18:37 Getting back to a previously created Sway
19:04 Wrap up

View the Sway that I created in this video here:

Check out Tara Brown’s channel here (she took the photos of me that I used in this Sway):

As full disclosure, I work at Microsoft as a full-time employee.

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