One of the rules that stay assures my productivity is using same tools for many tasks. That's why I've been looking for Powerpoint / LibreImpress replacement.

But it had to fullfill couple of requirements:

  • Markdown based (so no need to learn new languages and could be created in VIM)
  • Devops way - no clicking and fancy UIs, rather working in terminal
  • No binary files so changes could be diffed easily (and VCSes make sense)
  • Easy embedding of images

And it's here: Remark. Hosted on GitHub, simple to use, quite a community around.

Running those slideshows with use of:

python -m SimpleHTTPServer 8001