The Vimeo Blog

More Posts

Ep. 9: Creating Titles

Andrea Allen
June 17, 2014 by Andrea Allen PRO

Add title cards, captions, credits, and other text.

Up next: Adding Still Photos

  1. 1.
    Video editing basics for beginners who own PCs.
    01:55
  2. 2.
    We explain what you’ll see and where you should click upon opening the program.
    02:06
  3. 3.
    Get your video clips off your phone, camera, card, etc. and into Movie Maker.
    05:49
  4. 4.
    Add clips to your timeline, then trim or split them to fit just right.
    04:54
  5. 5.
    Rotate or flip your clips, adjust the color and brightness, and stabilize videos.
    03:37
  6. 6.
    Learn to add, mix, and fade music and voice overs.
    09:49
  7. 7.
    Blend your clips together with dissolve, wipe, and fade transitions.
    06:23
  8. 8.
    Apply basic visual effects and design themes to your videos.
    08:07
  9. Add title cards, captions, credits, and other text.
    08:22
  10. 10.
    Add still images to your clip timeline and learn to create slideshows.
    03:41
  11. 11.
    Best practices for saving, exporting, and sharing your final work.
    03:33

2 Comments

Margarita Nicolaas

Thanks for your clear lessons , I already tried Windows Movie maker discovering already how to use it and my own experiments , still not knowing all the tools , but now I know more about it, and have to practise al lot !

This conversation is missing your voice. Please join Vimeo or log in.