Top 6 Software to Make YouTube Animated Videos

Top 6 Software to Make YouTube Animated Videos

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By Elva | Aug 03,2018 9:41 am

The YouTube animated videos can be used for variety of purposes such as you can use them to show as a presentation to your colleagues, videos for your new business and freelancing purposes. To make a YouTube animated video, most of the animated video editors are available online. For professional users, Adobe after effects and Muvizu are available to make professional videos without an internet connection. Here’s our sneak peek of top 6 software to make YouTube animated Videos.

Top 6 Software to Make YouTube Animated Videos

#1: Filmora Video Editor

Filmora Video Editor for Mac (or Filmora Video Editor for Windows) is the best video editor to make YouTube animated videos on Mac (macOS 10.13 High Sierra included) and Windows. The program easily answers the question that how to edit videos. It provides easy mode and full features mode to meet different user's needs. Before going into details on how to speed up a video online, you can learn some features of the program:

Key Features of Filmora Video Editor:

  • Ability to produce top-quality videos as it comes with Video Stabilization tools.
  • Lots of basic editing tools includes changing video orientation and speed.
  • A comprehensive Media Library for easy management of projects.
  • Various special effects including split screen, green screen, and face-off features are also available.

#2: Adobe After effects

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Key Features:

Adobe After effects is one of the most popular animated video maker which is used by most video professionals. It can also be used to make animated videos, but one thing should be kept in mind that you will need a high end PC to perform the video editing and there is no denying in the fact that the quality of resultant video will be excellent. There are plenty of beautiful animations already present in the Abode after effects, so, you don’t have to download an extra pack for them.

Price:$999 or $19.99 per month

Pros:

  • Professional level editing
  • Available for both Mac and Windows PC
  • Offline Software for making animated videos
  • Simple drag and drop features

Cons:

  • Costly for a beginner
  • Requires high level system
  • Doesn’t provide 3D animations

#3: Muvizu

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Key Features:

Muvizu is another animated video creator which will let you create the animated YouTube videos in seconds or mintues. The best part about this software is that you don’t have to be a professional to use it but the output video will still look like created by a animated video professional. Moreover, there is vast variety of characters and scenes available in the software and you can edit every aspect of the video to cater your needs. The resultant video will not only have the perfect scene but movements of the characters can also be controlled using editing options. Last but not the least feature is lip-sync, which will help you incorporate an audio track perfectly on a character.

Price:Free or $29.99 only

Pros:

  • Easy to use
  • Vast variety of scenes and characters
  • Offline video Creation
  • Doesn’t high end PC aspects
  • Cheaper as compared to anyother animated video creator

Cons:

  • Only Available for Windows
  • Doesn’t offer much customization
  • Don’t support Online video saving

#4: Wideo

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Key Features:

Wideo is an online service which offers plenty of customization options for absolutely free or little price. It is best to make a promotion video for your brand or your presentation at school. The best thing about Wideo is that everything is preset and all you have to do is just select some tools, move them to editing area and boom, your video is ready to go. It also provides with many tools to edit text, add sounds or even the links in the video. In other words, it is the best tool to create YouTube animated Videos.

Price:Free or $9/month, $19/month, $39/month

Pros:

  • Cheapest online animated video creator
  • Plenty of options available
  • Best to create promotional videos
  • Easy to use for every user

Cons:

  • As it is only an online tool, Doesn’t work without internet
  • Not Suitable for Professional Level editing
  • Most of the things are preset, So, doesn’t provide in-depth video editing

#5: Animaker

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Key Features:

With a list of handful of features, Animaker is another great online animated video maker tool to make an animated YouTube video. Unlike other online tools, it also provides tons of different scenes and like many other online tools, it also have some peset settings for different things. For example: If you want to make an animated resume, you can always select a template and change it for yourself. Similarly, there are many other things. On the other hand, there are also seven tools to edit every aspect of the video. The videos are mostly created in the form of slides, so, you can change the settings on slides, add more effects and lastly can also add beautiful transitions between two slides.

Price:Free or $9/month, $19/month, $39/month

Pros:

  • Provides many preset scenes
  • Perfect for making school presentation and small videos
  • Upload videos directly to the YouTube

Cons:

  • Doesn’t offer professional level video editing
  • Only available online

#6: Moovly

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Key Features:

Last on our list is another online YouTube animated video creating tool which provides a sleek user-interface. Instead of having the editor in the same video, the editor is opened in an utterly new windows. The best part about using Moovly is that it is perfect for your everyday presentations. Although it doesn’t offer many colorful characters but it is easy to use for some basic level users. Apart from the characters, it also has every settings which a basic level animated video creator should have such as adding text, music or adding videos to already going on project.

Price: Free or different prices for different Packages

Pros:

  • Easy to use
  • Basic level animated creations
  • Online Video Saving
  • Plenty of Output formats

Cons:

  • No Colorful Scenes and Characters
  • No Hand Drawing Tool
  • Separate purchase for different packs, Costly as compared to other online services

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