Just Hit Enter. Another convenient option is to use the Enter key on your keyboard. Just click in the left panel (Slides Tab) and hit Enter.
I like this choice because itís fast - no menus,
no confirmation...just a new slide. I also like the fact that by placing your cursor between slides, you can choose a specific location where the new slide will be placed.
If you just click in a
in this panel, you'll see a blinking line that indicates where the new slide will be placed when you hit enter. If you click between two thumbnails, the new slide will be placed there. If you highlight a specific slide thumbnail (a box will appear around it) and use the Enter key, the new slide will appear following that one. See the images below for selected slide or location indicator.