June 14, 2019

How to Add Music to an Instagram Video

Do you want to give your Instagram videos more character by adding music to them? Unfortunately, Instagram only allows you to mute your video’s audio when uploading a video on their app or website. In this article, I’ll show you how to use Kapwing to add music to the videos you want to post on Instagram.

May 8, 2019

How to Post a YouTube Video on Instagram

Posting a YouTube Video can be super complicated if you use several different apps to download the video, trim it, and resize it to square. Luckily, a new website called Kapwing helps creators repost YouTube videos to Instagram and Instagram Stories in about three clicks. With Kapwing, people can import the video from YouTube directly and resize/trim it on Instagram. In this article, I’ll show you how to post a YouTube video on Instagram using Kapwing, a free online tool.

May 2, 2019

How to Make a Square Video Into a Vertical Video

Want to post a square video on your Instagram Story, Snapchat, or IGTV? You’ll need to convert it to a vertical 9:16 format. I’ll show you how to convert a square video to a vertical 9:16 video with a free online Resizer called Kapwing.

May 2, 2019

10 Ways to Say “Happy Mothers Day” to Your Mom in 2019: Ideas for Digital Cards

Mother’s Day 2019 is on Sunday May 12, just around the corner! How will you express your love and appreciation for mom this year? Digital cards and social media posts are a great way to say “I love you” and “Happy Mother’s Day” for your mom, grandmother, or spouse.

May 1, 2019

How to Repost Instagrams

When you’re on Instagram and see a photo or video you love, how to do you repost it? You might want to meme it, feature it on your account, add it to your Instagram story, or just share it with friends. In this article, I’ll explain how to repost Instagram videos and images using a free online tool called Kapwing.

April 17, 2019

How to Start your Own Social Media Marketing Agency

How do you start your own social media agency? In this interview, entrepreneur Iza Erskine shares how she went from social media manager to founding her own agency, Keeping It Social.

April 17, 2019

How to Edit an SRT File

A .SRT file (short for “SubRip subtitle”) is a common format for sharing video subtitles, but the files can be difficult to edit.Whatever the problem is, it’s important to correct the text and timings of your subtitles before adding them to your video to avoid confusing viewers. In this article, I’lll explain how to edit an SRT file using a free Captions Editor called Kapwing.

March 24, 2019

How to Repurpose YouTube Videos for Instagram

In this tutorial, I want to describe a common question that I heard throughout SMMW19: how to repurpose your YouTube videos for Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook by making short, “meme style” square posts. These short videos have white padding, a custom title above the video, and captions below it. Save time with this free tool called Kapwing.

March 20, 2019

How to Add Custom Fonts to your Instagram Story

But if you have a brand font and want to stay consistent with your visual styling, you’ll need to use an image or video editor to insert custom font into your Story. In this post, I’ll describe how you can add text with custom font to your Instagram Story using a free online tool called Kapwing. Kapwing’s digital Studio has a font library with hundreds of options so that you don’t have to use a basic, off-brand font. It includes all of the Google Fonts plus a selection of international characters so that you can find your go-to style.

March 18, 2019

How to Make a Video Square (Works for Square GIFs and Photos too)

Square videos (those with a 1:1 aspect ratio) are the ideal size for social media platforms. Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and most other platforms support square uploads, so you can syndicate your post without cropping out content. Square videos also take up more vertical space in the feed than landscape, 9:16 videos. The extra padding above and below makes space for captions and an embedded title. In this article, I’ll show you how to use Kapwing’s Studio to make square videos, GIFs, and images.

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