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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.

The interface of Type Studio's video editor

Used by the world's leading companies

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.

Quick Editing

Add static or dynamic text overlays to your video.

Custom Fonts

Choose from many different selected fonts.

Individual Styling

Style text and background with your custom colors.

Illustration of Type Studio first feature

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.

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.

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Adding text workflow in Type Studio

Here is how you can add text elements to your video

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

Let Alex explain to you how to add text overlays.

What our creators say

Over +80,000 creators and companies use Type Studio to edit and add subtitles to their videos.

Ryan Hoover


I'm into this



3 digital skills you can learn with $0 investment, in a week:

1. Design creatives with @canva
2. Build WEbsite with @dorik_io
3. Video creation and editing with @editwithtype

Igor Zalutski


You guys are addressing a major pain point - there indeed is no easy way to do what these days most videos are recorded for. Very cool!

Carlo Thissen


To all video creators: check out @editwithtype - the UX is slick

Lidia Vijga


For our latest #startup review, we used Type Studio's tools to create a video review on Type Studio @editwithtype

Zara Nazim


This is so useful! Thanks for creating it!

Jens Polomski


If it's about video, all you need it @editwithtype

Richard Byrne


Trying out a new video editing tool right now and I just let out my first "whoa! that's awesome!" about any video editor in a very long time.

Espree Devora


Best way to edit a podcast with no podcasting experience is to use @editwithtype, they magically transcribe your audio/video file to easily edit like it's a word doc.

Languages currently supported

Arabic (Saudi Arabia)

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.

Feature Set of Type Studio

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.

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.