How to Embed Google Slides Presentations in Joomla

How to Embed Google Slides Presentations in Joomla

Google Slides is Google's alternative to Powerpoint or Keynote presentations.

It is really easy to add Google Slides to Joomla sites, using our OSEmbed extension.

Using OSEmbed, you can embed Google Slides into your Joomla site with just a URL.

Step #1. Install OSEmbed

  • You can download OSEmbed. Choose the Pro options for Google Slides embeds.
  • Install OSEmbed into your site.
Buy OSEmbed Pro for Joomla

Step #2. Get the Google Slides URL

  • Visit drive.google.com and find the presentation you want to embed.
  • Click the "File" link in the top menu.
  • Click "Publish to the web".
clicking Publish to Web on a Google Slides presentation
  • Click the Publish button to make your content visible on the web:
Clicking Publish on a Google Slides presentation
  • Copy the URL in the next box:
The link to publish a Google Slides presentation

Step #3. Add the Google Slides URL to a Joomla article

  • Go to your Joomla site and login.
  • Add the Google Slides URL to a Joomla article:
Adding a Google Slides presentation to Joomla article

The URL will automatically be turned into a working Google Slides presentation! You'll see a preview inside the editor:

Viewing a Google Slides presentation in a Joomla admin article

The Google Slides embed will work perfectly on the front of your site.

Viewing a Google Slides presentation in a Joomla frontend article