Add Text to
your video online

Use Type Studio to easily add text to video
online and create outstanding videos.

Edit Now
Easily add text overlays to your video by hightlighting the part in the transcript.


More expression if you add text to a video

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.

try now ⇢
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.

try now ⇢
An example on how the editor will look like after a textoverlay was added

How does adding text work?

Workflow for text to 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.

  • 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 outstanding videos
with beautiful overlays

Why adding text your video?

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

Edit your videos online without downloading any program.

Start Now

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.

An image showing a male person in front of a laptop. On the left top corner is a modal saying fast forward and in the bottom right corner a graphic showing how to add text via highlighting the transcript.

What creators say

Alejandra Copeland
quotation marks

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.

How do I add text to video without a watermark?

Type Studio is a free online video editor that allows you to add text overlays to your video without having any watermark. The editing will be made in the transcribed speech. It's much easier and faster as timeline editors, especially for content-focused videos.

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