[NTG-context] ConTeXt vs Beamer
adityam at umich.edu
Tue Jan 26 15:17:03 CET 2016
On Mon, 25 Jan 2016, Saša Janiška wrote:
> I'm (well) aware of ConTeXt's advantage in the sense of being complete
> package without clashing of different packages which usually happens in
> LaTeX world, I wonder if someone can give some piece of advice to learn
> and/or switch ConTeXt for preparing presentations instead of learning
> lot of LaTeX packages?
> How does ConTeXt compare for the purpose vs LaTeX/Beamer?
As others have mentioned, beamer presentations look like beamer
presentations. One of the things that I like is that it is relatively easy
to create the look that you want.
Once you think about it a bit, presentations are no different than regular
documents. You can get a reasonable looking presentation by just changing
a few defaults:
I would recommend creating your own style for simple presentations and
slowly add bells and whistles.
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