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Add text to video

Add text to videos as a title, or to highlight some part, or simply to give more information. Follow the simple steps below.

Upload your files

CloudStudio screenshot showing how to upload file

Upload your media files to CloudStudio by either dragging them into the left pane, or clicking the upload button. The asset(s) will be added to the project, and automatically synced to the cloud.

Add text

CloudStudio screenshot showing how to add text to video

Add text using the text option on the right. You can edit the text by double clicking on it, and adjust font, size and color of the text and background as well, from the tools menu which appears on the right pane one you select the text.

Export the video

Once you are happy with your edits, export the final video, by clicking on the "Export video" button, on the top right. This will open the export window which looks like this:

CloudStudio screenshot of the export modal window

You can choose a name for the export, the quality, and if you want to receive an email upon completion. Press "Launch export" to start the export on the cloud. Once the export is finished, you can share the video, or download it to post on your preferred venues.

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Frequently asked questions

How do I add text to a video?

With CloudStudio, you can instantly include text in your videos online. Simply use the Text tool on the left pane to add text. We have a set of prestyled texts to choose from. You can customize the font, color, size, and the opacity of your text as per your preference.

Where can I edit videos for free?

CloudStudio provides a premium subscription service, but most of our video editing features are available to use free of charge! You won't be charged for adding text, images, emojis, or other elements to your video. Please support us by subscribing to the paid version. You can sign up for a free account and easily access your projects from any browser.

Can I change the text color and font of the text?

To change the text properties, select the text you want to modify. Text menu will appear on the right pane and you can change all the properties such as font size, color, opacity etc., from there.

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Download or share links

You can download the final videos in various formats to use as standalone files, or you can share a link from CloudStudio and send via email or messaging. the recipient would direcly stream from our servers, without you or them needing to download large files.

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