How-to content for video editing tasks on Kapwing

December 17, 2018

How to Make a Facebook Cover Video

The Cover spot on a business’s Facebook page give the viewer a first impression of the brand, product, or service. This post has the tutorial, examples, and the free online tools you need to prepare your video for the Facebook Cover area.

December 14, 2018

How to Save an Instagram Video

Instagram doesn’t have an option to save a video to your camera roll, but it does have several work-arounds for saving the file to share, reuse, or save for later. In this post, I’ll describe three options for how you can save an instagram video on your phone or computer.

December 13, 2018

How to Add Background Music to a Video

Background music can change the tempo and vibe of a video. If a video has no sound or an uninteresting soundtrack, a song in the background adds energy. Background music can also help tie together a montage since it unifies the clips on a single beat. In this article, I’ll explain how to add background music to your video using a free, online tool called Kapwing.

December 12, 2018

How to Add Music to a GIF

When you’re sending a GIF to a friend or posting it on social media, you’re communicating your mood and reaction. What better way to show how you’re feeling than to find a matching song? Putting popular songs on GIFs makes it funnier, more emotional, and more entertaining.

December 12, 2018

MP3 vs MP4: The difference and how you can convert them

MP3 is a format that stores audio while MP4 is a format that stores multiple forms of media including audio, video, images, and text (including subtitles). If you are working with audio you should use MP3 and if you are working with any additional media you should work with MP4. Learn how to easily convert them.

December 11, 2018

How to Make a Lyric Video Online

When a catchy song is stuck in your head, help other people enjoy it with a lyric video. In this video, I’ll describe how you can create lyric videos online using a free creative suite called Kapwing.

December 7, 2018

Expectation vs Reality: Make a Comparison Collage

“Well that didn’t go quite as planned!” After a reality check, we realize that our expectations were way too perfect, romantic, or ambitious to come true. In these moments, you can create media to rally your community and profess your loss…. Continue Reading →

December 6, 2018

Video Ideas: How to Easily Create a Whiteboard Animation

You don’t need fancy equipment or software to create a whiteboard animation so it’s a perfect project for amateur movie makers. In this article I will show you how to easily create a whiteboard animation from start to finish.

December 5, 2018

How to Post an Instagram Video on YouTube

Creators can build out their YouTube channel by re-using content previously published on their Instagram account. In this post, I’ll describe how to publish a video from Instagram or an Instagram Story on your YouTube channel.

December 4, 2018

Make Your Own DIY Tripod For Free

When filming a scene use a tripod to make sure the focus is on the action in front of the camera, not the motion of the camera itself. Follow this tutorial to make your own tripod quickly, easily, and for free.

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