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Add Text to your video online

Type Studio is an online video editor that allows you to easily
add text and captions to your video without installing any program.

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Benefit of text enrichment

Use our simple drag and drop editor to place text exactly where you want to
on top of your video. Customize the size, font, and color of your text box.

Text overlays meet text-based video editor

Type Studio is a text-based video editor where you cut your video through the transcribed text. Besides that, you can also control text overlays on your video by highlighting the transcribed text. It's super fast and intuitive.

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An image saying - how i met the love of my life in a pandemic as example on how Type Studio looks with text overlays

Drag and drop on the canvas

After you have marked the section in the transcribed text from when to when the text overlay should appear on your video, you can change the position, style and customize it on the video canvas by drag and drop.

Add Headlines
An example on how the editor will look like after a textoverlay was added

Adding text workflow in Type Studio

Here is how you can add text elements to your video

  • Type Studio Dashboard

    Upload your file to Type Studio where it gets transcribed. When the upload is done you can start right away with the video editing and text to a video online without downloading any program.

  • Add Text To Your Video

    Type Studio is a text-based editor, so you just have to click on words in the transcript and choose the range from when to when your text overlays should be shown in your video. Simple customization - Change the font, color, and size.

  • Type Studio Rendering Process

    When you are done with the video editing, click on the export button and your video will be rendered. We will notify you when it is ready for use. Type Studio is a tool that not only allows you to download your video but also share it with your friends or on social media.

Three steps required

Video Transcription


Add Text To Video


Render & distribute

Create videos with beautiful overlays

There are many reasons why you should consider adding text to your
videos. Here are three things that you can achieve.

Customizable overlays

Make your video look extraordinary by putting headlines and descriptions to your video and support your statements. Let viewers know what your video is about.

Social Media

Add text to video online and post it on Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, LinkedIn, and all the other platforms where you want to share your videos. Add text titles easy & fast online with Type Studio.

Simple improvement

Add cleat CTA's to your video and make the video intention more intuitive. Choose and change when your text appears in the video. Everything by just highlighting the transcribed text.

How to Add Text to Any Video

More than just add text to videos

Type Studio is much more than your typical video editor. Our program helps you in all parts of
content creation. Record, edit and distribute your videos to your socials in one workflow.

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A text-based editor that runs in your browser

Type Studio is completely running online. That means you don't need to download any software. Simple upload your video add text and share it right away. But besides adding text to your videos Type Studio has some exciting other capabilities which you definitely should check out.

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What our creators say

Over +40,000 creators and companies use Type Studio
to edit and add subtitles to their videos.

Alejandra Copeland
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I was one of the early adopters of Type Studio and I have to say that working collaboratively on our videos is a game-changer. We save a lot of time repurposing our content to post them on all the different social media channels.

Alejandra Copeland
CMO Andromeda Production

Frequently asked questions

Use Type Studio for creating permanent
headline overlays and descriptions.

What app allows you to put words on videos?

Type Studio is an online editor that runs in your browser. You can add words and sentences to your video for free:
1. Signup to Type Studio and it will only take you 1 upload to start editing.
2. Mark the section you want to show the text and drag and drop the word/sentence on the canvas.
3. When you're done with the editing just hit the export button and the rendering will start.

How do you put text on the top and bottom of a video?

With Type Studio, you can add text to your video at any place. No matter if top, bottom, or in between. Customize the overlays with different colors, sizes, and fonts. Everything online in your web browser.

Languages currently supported

All supported languages in Type Studio