The best animated video maker

Create Your Own Animation: The Best Animated Video Maker

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Creating your animated videos doesn’t have to require a ton of time, money, and advanced video editing skills. With the help of Powtoon’s online video editor, you can easily create animated videos in minutes. Powtoon is a free video editing software and animated video maker that gives anyone the freedom to build fully customized, professional videos their audience will love.

Why Use Animated Video?

Animation keeps the viewer’s attention, simplifies complex topics, and is inexpensive to create high-quality content.

What size videos can I make?

Using the Powtoon templates you can create every standard size video you can think of for social media and presentation platforms.

Do I need to hire a video animator?

Using Powtoon’s online video editor platform you can create professional-looking animated video content without hiring a freelancer.

Keep reading to discover how you can easily create your own video animation with Powtoon.

Step 1: Select an Animated Template

Just as easily customizable as any PowerPoint template, Powtoon offers a large selection of ready-to-edit video templates that are designed to fit any project. Whether you are looking to create amazing explainer videos for work or share compelling stories for personal reasons, you can use Powtoon to build various types of video content to connect with your target audience for any of the following industries:

Step 2: Edit the Template 

Have you chosen the perfect template? If the answer is yes, then it’s finally time to discover your inner David Copperfield and let some magic happen! Powtoon’s video tool has a unique collection of royalty-free images, countless animations, customizable characters, and an unlimited selection of free stock photos and video footage you can use to edit your 2D animation video. So what are you waiting for? Easily animate yourself, your employees, friends, or colleagues. Simply drag and drop your animated assets and motion graphics, scroll through our music library and add your favorite jam. Have we mentioned that we’ve got free background music for your video?! Voila, with just a few clicks, Powtoon will bring every vision to life. Simply magical!

Step 3: Share Your Animated Video 

Congrats on creating your own animated video or presentation! Now you can seamlessly upload your video creation to Wistia Youtube, or share it on your website, social platforms, or any other preferred communication channel. Simply choose​ between Slideshow​ mode and Movie mode, export your video presentation as an MP4 movie, and you should be good to go.

Create Your Own Animation with Powtoon’s Free Animated Video Maker

The best part about Powtoon‘s online video maker is that it won’t cost you a dime. Yes! You can make beautifully animated videos for FREE. On top of that, Powtoon doesn’t require any previous animation experience or skill set – you don’t need to be an experienced video creator! No need to download complex software, learn Flash, or acquire the latest skills in Photoshop. ​All you need to do is sign up to Powtoon and begin creating your very own animated videos.

Check out the Ultimate Guide to Creating an Animated Video for Your Brand!

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