Easily Make YouTube Intros Online

Create an engaging YouTube video intro with Powtoon’s online free intro maker. Create snackable YouTube intros that will ignite brand obsession!
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Millions of YouTube intro videos are made on Powtoon by beginners and pros

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

Free YouTube Intro Maker

Why pay when you can make a YouTube intro 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 intro videos every time.

Add Music to Video

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

Add Text to Video

Easily add text to make any intro video uniquely your own! Choose from multiple designed text styles, hundreds of fonts, and colors.

How to Make a YouTube Intro

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 making YouTube intro videos.
Make an Intro Video
The first step in creating your intro 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 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 YouTube intro 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 Make Intro Videos?


Ready-made Intro Video Templates

With our video maker, you don’t have to start from scratch. Choose from 100s of ready-made video templates. Simply choose your footage, add text to video, and share.

Professional Intro Maker. No Skills Needed

No matter your skill level, Powtoon gives you the power to create intro videos without the hassle of complicated software or the expensive cost of a typical intro maker tool. Creating your own YouTube intro 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

Powtoon allows me to produce creative content, while eliminating the need to purchase expensive equipment and software.

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Global Content & Messaging

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

Ryan Deiss
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.

Matt Jones
CEO | Visioniz
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