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Here’s A Beautiful, Editable World Map for PowerPoint [Free]

By December 10, 2016 4 Comments

editable world map for powerpointAre you looking for a beautiful, fully editable word map for your next presentation?

Then, look no further.

Because in today’s post, you’re going to get your hands on:

✅ A gorgeous world map (including colorful graphics you can use as individual country maps). Use to make more creative presentations, impress and get your message across.

✅ Concrete examples of how to use them (see them in this post)

Let’s get started…

Your Editable World Map (For PowerPoint & Keynote)

world map for powerpoint screenshot

We’ll be jumping into the template details in a second.

But first…

Let’s take a quick look at what you can do with this editable world map.

How to Use This Editable World Map

👉 Delete/Select Countries

Let’s say you just want an editable US map.

Then you’ll have to separate all the countries in individual blocks. To do so, click on the whole world map, right click > group > ungroup.

Just like that:

US editable map

Here’s how it will look like right after:

world map ungrouped

Now, you’re able to delete/select entire areas instead of having to click individually on each country (which would have taken a close-to-insane amount of time).

You can also select one country and enlarge it.

Say you want an editable India map.

Click the India country map to select it.

Then copy (ctrl + c) or cut it (ctrl + x), and paste it (ctrl +v) in on a new slide.

You’re done !

👉 Customize Your PowerPoint Maps

These editable maps offer you the option to change the country colors and border styles.

You could use that option to customize your whole map (and turn it from grey to pink for instance), or color some countries you’ve chosen. For instance, the countries your company is doing business in:

editable powerpoint templates

You could highlight the cities in which you are located, adding colored rounded shapes on top of the map:

europe map example

Here’s another example of using world map pins to highlight information:

india map example

You can modify the color of any country:

europe map with france higlighted example

And even add a border to any individual country map:

editable france map example


To change the country colors: right click on the country > format shape > fill > solid fill

You can also customize the border color:

china map customized

To change the country border colors: right click on the country > format shape > line color

Here’s a nice gradient effect you could add to any country shape as well:

US map gradient

india map gradient

Here are a few tips you can use to design beautiful slides that’ll get your message across:

👉 Color the Countries You Want to Highlight

You could use the entire world map, and only change the colors of specific countries where you have presence.


The entire world map is grey. US, India and China are in dark blue (because that’s where your business operates for example).

Using this simple design trick will help you instantly create contrast, help your audience visualize the areas that matter, and better convey information that matters.

Side note: as a presenter, your job is to make sure your audience understands quickly what your presentation is about. For that reason, the information you’re trying to convey has to be crystal clear.

👉 Add Numbers On Countries/Locations

If you wish to provide details about specific countries/locations such as business figures, add numbers on them.

Then, add a list on your slide size with the numbers and countries it refers to.

For example:


How to Download This World Map PPT Template

If you’d like to download this template, I am going to ask you one simple favor:

Share this article with your network.

Here’s why:

1) I know you have influence and that when you share something, people pay attention.
2) This bundle is gorgeous, and it’s free. I am giving it away in exchange of some sweet traffic to my website (Look: you can still delete the post on your social media account if you believe this template brings little or no value to you).5


Simply use of one of the share buttons to access your slides instantly.

You’re awesome 🙂

Additional Template Resources? Yes Please!

🤟 Want more gorgeous, editable templates like this one? Head over to this page where you’ll find PPTOP’s best presentation templates.

Do You Spend a Lot of Time Making Presentations?

If you though… “YES!”, then I have a question for you:

What if you could actually design presentations faster, clearly convey your message while looking amazing in front of your audience?

What if, for less than $20, you could get immediate access to hundred of designer-made, gorgeous-looking slides at a fraction of what a good designer would charge you (for just an hour of work)?

If you’re serious about clearly presenting information and if you want to finally make impactful presentations that people will remember, then you should consider getting pre-built, 100% editable presentation templates.

For example, this one:

Not sure about what templates can do for you?

No worries, You could check out my detailed review of the best templates available on the market below.

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