List of online resources to help home study learners improve their knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Includes official Microsoft Office links and videos.

 

Microsoft Online Training

Animations and transitions
Add animations and transitions using PowerPoint 2010. Animate slides, text, bullets, pictures, charts, and shapes. Learn how to add animations to all slides. Plus, see how to remove animations and transitions.
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint-help/animations-and-transitions-RZ102809184.aspx?CTT=5&origin=HA104039040

 

Charts and diagrams: SmartArt graphics
Learn how to insert charts and diagrams using PowerPoint 2010. Find out how to pick the right chart, and learn how to work with SmartArt graphics.
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint-help/charts-and-diagrams-i-smartart-graphics-RZ102673181.aspx?CTT=5&origin=HA104039040

 

PowerPoint 2010 keyboard shortcuts
Learn PowerPoint 2010 keyboard shortcuts. Find out how to access almost any command or button using the ALT key. And, learn handy shortcuts that use the CTRL key.
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint-help/powerpoint-2010-keyboard-shortcuts-RZ102673177.aspx?CTT=5&origin=HA104039040

 

Going further with animations
Control animation timing, animation speed, and animation duration in PowerPoint 2010. Add animation delays, change the animation order, and even add a sound to an animation. Plus, make custom animations using the Animation Pane (previously known as the Custom Animation Pane).
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint-help/going-further-with-animations-RZ102810190.aspx?CTT=5&origin=HA104039040