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Editor Overview

With Emaze's Editor, it's easy to create presentations, websites, photo albums, blogs, e-cards and more! Read on to get oriented to the Editor and learn how to add your content into our templates or start from scratch. 

  • To edit an existing project, click MY and hover over a project. Select Edit. (To get to the Editor for a new presentation, click Create or Create New Emaze to get started picking out a template and then continuing on to the Editor.)

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  • You will then be taken to the Editor of the project you are working on.


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  • At the top left of the screen about all of the slides you will see the Add, Section and Settings buttons.

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    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_3.jpg  adds a slide to your presentation.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_4.jpg  adds a section to your presentation.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_5.jpgLet's you change different settings of the presentation, like themes, branding and SEO.  For more on themes, please see Templates and Themes.


  • In the middle of the screen you will find the Text, Image, Media, Shape, and Widget toolbar.  Click on each icon to reveal a special toolbar related to that icon.

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    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_11.jpg  lets you select what kind of text you want to add to your presentation and adds a text box. To learn all about Text, please click here.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_12.jpg  inserts a new image, that can be uploaded from a number of places to your presentation. To learn everything about images, please see Adding Images.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_13.jpg  inserts a video or audio file, iframe or link. For more details about videos, please click here.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_14.jpg   inserts a shape. To learn more, check out Getting into Shape!

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_15.jpg   lets you add charts, carousels, socials and shopping to your project. For specific instructions, please click here.


  • At the top right of the screen you will see the Copy, Paste, Delete, Undo, Redo, Save, Download, Share and View buttons.

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    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_18.jpg undoes the last action.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_19.jpg redoes the last action.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_20.jpg copies the selected object.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_21.jpg pastes the copied object.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_22.jpg deletes the selected object.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_23.jpg saves the presentation.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_24.jpg downloads the presentation.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_25.jpgshares the presentation with others.

    EDITOR_OVERVIEW_26.jpg plays the presentation.


  • In the Settings section, there are 4 sections that can be adjusted to fully customize your presentation. If the template you chose is one that comes with multiple themes and styles, here is where you will be able to change the look and feel of your presentation without changing the templates or layouts.

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    In the Brand section, you can adjust the default brand settings of the project, like fonts and colors.

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    In the HTML/JS section, advanced users can add HTML and JavaScript to the head or body of their project.

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    In the SEO section, you can add details like keywords and page titles to boost the SEO of your project when it is published online. 

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Now that you know everything there is to know about the Editor, it's time to get to work and learn how to Add ChartsAdd ShapesAdd Text, or Add Images.

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Comments

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    Gary Graves

    I do not see who this articles tells me how to change the font... what am I missing?

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    Liam

    Hi Gary, To change the text font first select the text. Then from the drop down menu select the Text Style icon. You will have the option there of carefully selected style fonts labeled Title, Sub Title and Text that integrate into each of the templates seamlessly.

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