Digital Signage using PowerPoint

Digital Signage Using PowerPoint

This article will explore the key benefits for creating and displaying digital signage using PowerPoint. With the introduction of PowerPlayer it is now practical for small business and non-technical users to deploy digital signage using PowerPoint in a cost-effective manner.

10 Reasons for using PowerPoint digital signage

10 Reasons for Using PowerPoint Digital Signage

Digital signage has become an essential sales and marketing tool for business. Most big companies have embraced digital signage to promote their products, services and promotions to customers. However, the take-up rate for small business has lagged, causing them to miss out on the important benefits of using digital signage. This article will present 10 reasons for using PowerPoint digital signage. We will focus primarily on the benefits for small-to-mid-size businesses.

What Are PC/Compute Sticks?

PC and compute sticks are small pocket-sized devices that plug into your TV’s HDMI input port. As their name implies a stick is a complete PC on a stick, equipped with RAM/hard drive memory, integrated WiFi networking, USB and HD graphics controller. A stick will typically boot a standard operating system–like Microsoft® Windows®–and be capable of running standard application software.

PC Stick and Compute Stick Products

Selecting the Right PC Stick

A PC stick, also known as a compute stick, is a pocket-sized device designed to plug directly into your TV’s HDMI source input. A PC stick transforms your TV into a personal computer capable of running general purpose software. PC sticks support a wide variety of consumer applications, ranging from Web TV, office automation, home theater (media streaming) and gaming; even commercial applications like digital signage. We will present product features consumers should look at before choosing a particular PC stick brand.

PowerPoint Digital Signage Media Player

PC/Compute Sticks: The New Digital Signage Media Player

PC and compute sticks can be used as a low-cost digital signage player and combined with PowerPoint for displaying multimedia presentations on a standard TV. PC/compute sticks are pocket-size Windows devices that plug into your TV’s HDMI source input. PC/compute sticks together with PowerPoint offer a complete low-cost digital signage solution that is ideal for non-technical users.