Easily Add Text to Videos Online

Create an exciting video by adding text to your favorite video! With Powtoon’s online video editor, it’s easy to enhance any video with our pre-designed, animated text – or upload your own fonts.
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Millions of videos are made on Powtoon by beginners and pros

Powtoon is a free video maker where you can create videos online free anytime, anywhere. Choose from thousands of free stock images and videos, drag and drop animation, characters, music soundtracks, texts & fonts – or upload your own – to create your own unique videos. Share directly to YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn, Hubspot & more! Watch your video come to life in seconds.

Add Text to Video Free

Why pay when you can add text to a video for free? You can edit a video in so many ways using our free video editor. Add text, animation, characters, music, and more to create unique videos every time.

Add Music to Video

Easily add music to enhance your video. Choose soundtracks from our royalty-free library – or upload your own.

Add Image to Video

Easily add images to make any video uniquely your own! Choose images from our royalty-free library – or upload your own.

How to Add Text to a Video

Log In
Visit Powtoon.com to log in or sign up for free to make a new Powtoon account. Log into your account to start adding text to videos.
Add Text to Video
The first step in adding text to your video is to upload a video. You can upload your own footage – or use our stock library to choose from millions of royalty-free videos.
Edit Your Video
Use our free video editor to add text, icons, illustrations, animation, music, colors, fonts, custom characters, and other graphics to your video for a personal touch.
Download & Share Your Video
You’re finished! Download your video as an MP4. Or, share your new video directly to your website, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and more. Return to the video editor to make changes any time.

Why Use Powtoon to
Add Text to Video?


Full Video Customization

Choose from a library of free stock images, footage, and music, texts, fonts, characters, animation, and graphics that you can access without leaving Powtoon. Or, upload your own videos to easily customize with just a few clicks.

Professional Video Maker. No Skills Needed

No matter your skill level, Powtoon gives you the power to add text to videos without the hassle of complicated software or the expensive cost of a typical video maker tool. Creating your own videos requires no design or tech skills.

Step By Step Guidance

Everyone hits bumps in the road. That’s why we’re here for you every step of the way with tutorials, support, live webinars, and our training center. If you can’t find your way, our friendly Customer Service team is ready to point you in the right direction. You can quickly and easily reach them at support@powtoon.com.

What Our
Users Say

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Global Content & Messaging

Our subscription to Powtoon has paid for itself 100 times over.

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CEO | Digital Marketer

Once we started offering videos, our sales increased 37%! Powtoon is so easy to use, and their service is amazing, allowing us to offer a unique product that is affordable, that crushes the competition.

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CEO | Visioniz

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Join 40 Million People Who Love Using Powtoon

If you need to add text to video, we’ve got you covered. However, there’s so much more to discover on Powtoon.com. Explore our platform of online video tools and start communicating visually today.