How to Get the Embed Code for a Google Slides File

Google Slides is a versatile presentation software that makes it easy for you to create professional slideshows. Comparable to Microsoft’s Powerpoint, this application allows you to create and store presentation files in your Google Drive, which you can even collaborate on with other Google users.

Once you are done creating a slideshow, you may find yourself in a position where you would like to put that slideshow on your website or blog. Fortunately Google Slides can generate an embed code from one of your presentations which you can then put into a page on your site.

How to Publish a Google Slides File and Get the Code to Embed it in a Web Page

The steps in this article were performed in the desktop version of the Google Chrome Web browser. Note that, as part of this process, you are going to need to publish your file to the Web.

Step 1: Sign into your Google Drive at https://drive.google.com and open the slideshow that you want to embed.

Step 2: Click the File tab at the top-left of the window.

click google slides file tab

Step 3: Select the Publish to the web option.

google slides publish to the web

Step 4: Select the Embed tab at the center of the window.

click the embed tab

Step 5: Adjust the settings on this menu as needed, then click the Publish button.

how to get embed code for google slides file

Step 6: Click the OK button to confirm that you wish to publish the slideshow.

confirm that you want to publish

Step 7: Copy the embed code, then paste it into your Web page.

copy and paste google slides embed code

Note that if you are copying this embed code to a WordPress site then you will need to switch your editor so that you are editing as HTML. The embed code that the method above generates is HTML code, so it has to be added as such.

Would you like to save your file in a format that can be viewed by Powerpoint users? Find out how to download Google Slides for Powerpoint and create a Powerpoint file from your slideshow.

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