The vertical center that feels right to the eye

If you use big title headings on your PowerPoint slide, the exact vertical center of the slide might not feel natural to the eye. I suggest centering items slightly lower. Here is how you can find the exact location where to set your drawing guides.

  1. Draw a random shape in between the top and bottom drawing guide
  2. Switch on "snap to other objects" (arrange-align-grid settings-snap to other objects)
  3. Select the shape to make its center marker visible
  4. Drag the middle horizontal drawing guide to the center of the shape, it should "snap"