How to Change the Font Size on Kapwing

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Trying to create a meme, to add text to an image, or trying to add a text border around a video? You can do all of these tasks easily in Kapwing's Studio editor.

To change the font size for your content on Kapwing:

1. Upload an asset or start with a blank canvas.
2. Click "Text" and then select a text option.

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Click "Text" and then select one of the text options to add a text layer.

3. Customize your text inside the text box.
4. Drag purple circles around text box to arrange font size and format.

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Adjusting the font size by dragging the text box.

4a. If you want to retain the spacing and formatting of your font while increasing the size, you can click the "lock ratio" button, which will keep the spacing and formatting of your text while you drag the text box to adjust text size.
4b. If you would like to set your font to an exact size, when your text is selected, you should see text options in the right side bar and use the dropdown to select your exact font size.

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Font sizes in the right sidebar.

5. When you're done editing your project, click the green "Export" button at the top right of the screen!

Additional Resources:

Add Text to Photo

How to Make Text Fade In

How to Add Text Effects and Animations to a Video

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Check our Release Notes for tutorials on how to use the latest Kapwing features!