How-to content for video editing tasks on Kapwing

February 23, 2019

Post Text to Instagram

In this article, I’ll show you 3 methods to create an Instagram text post with standard, cool, and fancy text. Even though a picture is worth a thousand words, sometimes you want to write out exactly what you mean.

February 21, 2019

How To Resize Images For Pinterest

Kapwing’s Resizer is a free website to help you optimize images and graphics for Pinterest. It works on both mobile and desktop and allows you to take an existing graphic and make it work on Pinterest. In this article, I’ll show you how to use the Kapwing Resizer to resize images and video online.

February 20, 2019

How to Fit the Whole Picture on Instagram

Instagram has a maximum aspect ratio of 4:5 on portrait posts (four pixels wide for every five pixels tall). Instagram’s restriction reduces the number of very tall images that take up a lot of vertical space in the feed. Although it’s nice that Instagram keeps users from publishing massive, obtrusive posts, the 4:5 limit makes it difficult to post a whole vertical picture or video that you shot on your phone.

February 20, 2019

How to Add Permanent Subtitles

But what do you do if the platform you are posting to doesn’t support closed captions? Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and IGTV, for example, make it difficult to add and edit captions, even though many people browse their feeds with the sound off. Luckily, there’s free, simple software for “burning” subtitles directly into a video. In this article, I’ll describe how to add permanent subtitles to an MP4 using a free, online video editor called Kapwing.

February 19, 2019

How to Make a Baby’s First-Year Video Montage

Any mom, dad, or grandparent can create a first-year slideshow with pictures, video clips, and music to share with family and friends around the child’s first birthday. The digital montage is a great way to show everyone, local and remote, how the baby has developed. In the future, you can show your child the slideshow so they can see what they looked like as an infant. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make a video montage of your baby’s first year with pictures and music.

February 13, 2019

69 Funny Valentine’s Day Card Memes and How You Can Create Your Own

Valentine’s Day memes are hilarious ways to ask someone “be my valentine?” In this article, I’ll share with you 69 of our favorite, as well as a tutorial on how to create your own funny valentines for friends and lovers alike.

February 10, 2019

How to Clip a YouTube Video

The highlight, buzzer beater, catchphrase, or memorable quote: there’s often moments in a video you want to save and savor forever. And now you can! With today’s free websites, you can clip a youtube video without downloading any professional video editing software or having prior expertise. In this article, I’ll show you how.

February 8, 2019

How to Make Videos with Pictures and Music

A slideshow of photos reminds others of the experiences you’ve had together and gives them a nostalgic digital artifact of your relationship. You can also make slideshows with music to commemorate events, illustrate the passage of time, or visualize a topic/theme. In this article, I’ll describe how you can take a series of pictures and combine them together into a video with music.

February 8, 2019

Happy Valentine’s Day Video – Create Digital Video Valentine with Pictures and Music

If you’re looking for ideas for valentines day, look no further. In this article, I’ll show you how to create the perfect video valentine.

February 6, 2019

How to Add a Logo to a Video

When it comes to social media, logos help viewers remember and associate the content with your brand. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to add a logo to your video using a free website called Kapwing.

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