You can get a lot of leads and customers via online videos. However, the thing is that you need to be creative enough to present the information entertainingly. The creators upload over 300 hours of videos every minute on YouTube (Source). Using superb kinetic typography is a great way to make your videos stand out amid the tons of online videos.
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Thankfully, the kinetic typography software makes it incredibly easy to form various sorts of moving animated texts. You can start playing around with kinetic typography for free without any hassles (many software producers let you use their basic features without any cost, but that is enough for beginners).
What are some of the most preferred software to generate kinetic typography?
Not all kinetic typography software have the same set of features and styles. There is software that allows you to do a lot of stuff but is sophisticated to use. On the other hand, we can also find pieces of software that makes it quite simple to create kinetic typography but have limited features.
For most of you out there, you may only require basic features of the software. However, I recommend you to move onto the advanced ones after you get familiar with kinetic typography animation.
Here is a list of some of the most robust kinetic typography software:
Filmora is a user-friendly software that allows you to mould and animate texts in various ways. Both Windows and Mac support this software. You have a variety of fonts to select in this software that you can insert in your video. The only tool that you need to use efficiently is a drag and drop tool of Fillmora, which enable you to add, insert, delete, and position your texts. Other tools are there as well, which allow you to add effects in the fonts.
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It is possible to animate the texts in both 2D and 3D via Filmora. This software also supports keyframe that gives you better control of how you want to revive your content in the video. The opacity feature in this application lets you naturally integrate your texts in the video. After you finish doing all the things, you can preview the animation for making changes or finalizing the outcome.
Animaker offers all the necessary tools that you need for creating stunning kinetic typography animation. It has a simple user interface making it quite easy for beginners to understand and use its tools. With that said, the tools are useful enough for advanced users as well.
You can pull off various types of kinetic typography videos, starting from infographics, explainer, or animated presentation. You store your data in the cloud, which means that you can get access to your videos from anywhere you like if there is an internet connection. There are many customized templates with a pool of audio files that you can integrate to it.
The Animaker deck contains record, curve, and other features that allow you to edit and modify the videos. Also, social sharing is quite easy with Animaker.
Moovly is a web-based application that allows you to quickly come up with presentations, infographics, and other types of videos.
There is a library of pre-made objects, templates, and all you need to do is choose the images, fonts, backgrounds, and so on to create a video. After that, you should organize it. There is a drag-and-drop tool for you to position your texts, and you can easily add animation features to the fonts.
Biteable is a popular animation software that is popular among both beginner animators and small business owners. You can create and get across your messages quickly by using the readymade templates inside of Biteable.
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It is free to try basic features of Biteable, and if you are happy with the tools that Biteable offer you, you can go premium to get more of it. The professional animators have put out top-class characters, custom effects, scenes, background, and so on that, you can use once you gain access to Biteable.
Adding texts and animating, it is incredibly simple with Biteable. At first, you need to select a font that best suits your project from a variety of available fonts. After that, choose the images, characters, and background where you can place the texts. With Biteable, you can edit the fonts in each scene and customize the effects.
PowToon is a powerful software that simplifies the way you animate your video. You can sign up for free and get your hands on the free version of PowToon, which is enough for beginners. If you want more features, there are other packages that you would want to try.
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You have access to various backgrounds, images, and templates with Powtoon, which you can customize for your project. Also, access the library of audio for adding an element of entertainment to the video. It is an application that position itself as a master tool for creating powerpoint explainer videos.
Add titles and texts to the body of your presentation easily using the drag and drop tool of the software.
You can choose from a variety of fonts, change the colour of fonts, and add many custom effects to the message that you want to communicate to your audience. Check how the video looks in advance to either make changes or finalize it. After you create a video, you can easily export it to sites like YouTube, Vimeo, and Wistia.
Renderforest is an excellent software for creating kinetic typography animation, and you can get a taste of it for free. There is a wide range of templates that you can select for your project, and you also get access to the library of media files, where you can get a variety of images, music files, and so on.
The drag-and-drop tool makes it easy for adding images, characters, and text to the video. After that, you only need to add animation effects and organize it. It is a web-based platform, which makes it easy to store and retrieve the files that you saved on it.
7. Adobe After Effects
Unlike other pieces of software that I have mentioned here, kinetic typography in After Effects is a bit tricky. However, it is an excellent application for those who have technical skills and are familiar with animation.
With that said, you can quickly get your hands on to world-class tutorials on the internet, making it easier to start playing around with After Effects. It presents sophisticated tools for its users to create a masterpiece.
There are professional editing features in it along with 3D pipeline, data great tools for quickly generating charts, graphs, a vast range of animation effects, and so on. Furthermore, you can also get kinetic typography After Effects templates.
Over to You
Have you found this list useful? You may not be able to find the most suitable software in the first try, which is the reason it would be better to experiment with some of the software before sticking with one.
Some applications are fantastic for some projects, while some other nature of work may require you to go for a separate app. Which software will you try at first? Let us know your decision by commenting below.