How To Name Each Slide In Google Slides

When it comes to creating a captivating presentation, it’s important to organize your ideas clearly and coherently. One of the ways to achieve this is by naming each slide in your Google Slides presentation. This makes it easier to navigate through your presentation and keep track of your content. In this blog post, we’ll guide you through the steps to name each slide in Google Slides.

Why Name Your Slides?

Naming your slides can be of great help, especially when you’re working on a lengthy presentation. It allows you to quickly scan through your slides and find the one you’re looking for, saving you time and effort. It also helps you to better organize and structure your thoughts and ideas, making your presentation more effective. Now, let’s get into the steps to name your slides.

Step-by-Step Guide to Name Each Slide in Google Slides

Step 1: Open Your Google Slides Presentation

The first step is to open your presentation in Google Slides. You can do this by going to the Google Slides homepage and selecting the presentation you want to work on, or by opening a new one.

Step 2: Select the Slide You Want to Name

Once your presentation is open, navigate to the slide you want to name by clicking on it in the left-hand side panel. The selected slide will be highlighted.

Step 3: Access the Slide Master View

After selecting the slide, click on Slide in the menu at the top of the page, then select Edit master from the dropdown menu. This will take you to the Master view for your presentation.

Step 4: Name Your Slide

In the Master view, click on the slide you want to name in the left-hand panel. Once selected, a text box will appear at the top of the slide. Click on this box and enter the name for your slide. When you’re done, hit the Enter key on your keyboard or click anywhere outside the text box to save the name.

// Example:

// Click on Slide -> Edit master
// Click on the text box appearing at top of the slide
// Enter Slide Name
// Hit Enter or click outside the text box

Step 5: Return to Your Presentation

Once you’ve named your slide, click on the X in the top-right corner of the screen to return to your presentation. You’ll see that the slide now has the name you’ve given it. You can repeat these steps for each slide you want to name.


Naming your Google Slides can greatly help in organizing your presentation and making it easier for you to navigate through your slides. It’s a simple process that can significantly improve the clarity and efficiency of your work. Remember to give your slides meaningful names that represent the content of each slide to make the best use of this feature. Happy presenting!