Pitch Deck Design Principles

Simplicity is King

Narrow down to your strongest points. Save the minuscule details for the index.

Visuals can help viewers understand complex topics.

Make it Accessible

Left to Right, Top to Bottom

Left to right, top to bottom

Font Size and Weight Variation

Font Variation Example

Be Consistent


For reference, I use the following guides in every deck:

Guide Layout Reference
Guide Layout

Colors and Type

Keep Versatility in Mind

Design for the Situation

Design for the Audience



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store