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Annotate your videos online

Type Studio is an easy-to-use editor that lets you annotate your video by simple drag-and-dropping text, stickers, images, emojis, and so on.

The interface of Type Studio's video editor

Used by the world's leading companies

Benefits of annotating videos

We know how painful it can be to annotate videos in a quick and easy way. That is why we developed Type Studio. We make your annotation as easy as possible.

Ease of use

Video annotation online in your browser without downloading any clunky editing software.

Enrich Content

Including images, headlines, emojis, and shapes in your video help to let them perform better on your socials.

Product Demo

Annotations are super-useful for creating how-to videos and product demonstrations.

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Wide range of annotations

Type Studio includes a big library of pre-sets such as shapes, stock images, or your favorite emojis. You can also upload any kind of image or create text overlays, headlines, or subtitles.

Perfect for collaboration

Work remotely or collaboratively with your team easier than ever before. Work on your social media, marketing, or educational content together. Annotations help you to make unique video content that performs.

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Annotation workflow in Type Studio

How to annotate your video?

Enrich your video with annotations

Three reasons why you should annotate your videos and how Type Studio helps you with that.

1. Increase engaging

Make your video special. With annotation, you can make your video stand out from all the others in the social media newsfeeds. This will result in grabbing more attention, interaction and increase your reach overall.

2. Tutorials

No matter if you are doing a tutorial, walkthrough, or training video. Annotations help you to structure your video and make it much easier for the viewer to follow. Add chapter headlines, supportive arrows, and so on to your videos.

3. Drag and drop

It's not much extra effort and only takes you a few minutes to add annotations to your video. With Type Studio easy to use drag and drop editor your can style your video really fast.

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 video annotations

Type Studio is there for your entire content creation process! Whether you want to record a video, edit it or post it directly to your social media channels.

Feature Set of Type Studio

Edit your video text-based

With Type Studio you can edit your video file by editing the subtitles. Automatic subtitle generation is only one aspect of Type Studio. We built Type Studio so you can focus on creating amazing content with ease, without having to learn complex software. With Type Studio creating content is easy, so you can focus on growing your audience.

How do I annotate a YouTube video?

Take the YouTube URL and paste it into Type Studio. It will get automatically uploaded into the editor from where you can start adding annotations to the video.

Can I annotate an image in Type Studio?

Yes! You can upload your own images and photos or choose from stock images from our library.

What does it mean to “annotate” a video, and why should I do it?

Annotating a video means adding elements on top of the video to make it more understandable, interactive, and engaging. It can be funny like adding emojis or GIFs or it can be explanations like headlines, pointers or subtitles.