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How to Make Video Ads with Renderforest?

How to Make Video Ads with Renderforest?

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20 Mar 2020

Video ads are a great way to increase sales and boost brand awareness. Statistics show that they can make a significant impact on your business. So, maybe it’s time to consider adopting video in your advertising strategy.

If you create a video ad, you are sure to want many people to watch and like it, don’t you? When it comes to success in advertising, the main secret is having a high-quality video based on good content.

Depending on the platform where you’re going to use your video, you may need to have it in different dimensions and sizes. If you lack any technical skills in video creation, don’t worry. Nowadays, there are many online tools you can use to create great ads on your own. 

With Renderforest, you create mind-blowing video ads for social media, animated commercials, business explainers, and other promotional videos on any topic. 

To get a clearer idea, have a look at the video ads below, which were created with our ready-made templates. 

Online Boutique Video Ad, created with our Clean Typography Pack template.

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 Travel Packages Sale Video Ad, created with our Instagram Stories Pack template. 

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Would you like to create similar videos and help your business stand up strong against your competitors? All you need to do is to follow the steps below and try to create a similar video on your own. Let’s go!

To start, click on “Create Video” from the navigation menu and look through the large variety of our customizable templates.  

We have 800+ templates on our platform that can be used for any purpose: promotional videos, animated explainers, logo animations, intros, outros, slideshows, music visualizations, etc. If you want to create a video ad like ours, open the Clean Typography Pack template and click on “Create Now”. 

Or, check out our tutorial on how to create Instagram Stories.

clean typography pack

Now, you are in our video editor. As you can see, here you have two options to create your video: start a completely new project or use one of our ready-made presets.

start video creation

Presets are the ideal solution for those who would like to save time and effort without sacrificing quality. To use them, click on “Load a Preset”.

video ad presets

We’ve used the “Online Boutique Promotion” preset to create our video ad. Check them all out and pick the most suitable one by clicking on “Use ready story”. 

video ad ready-made storyTo create an entirely new project, click on “Add scene” and select all the necessary scenes for your video manually. This template offers six scene categories: text holders, video placeholders, photo holders, logo animations, contact forms, checkmarks and x-marks. Select all the necessary scenes and click on “Insert scene”.

video ad scenes

After you’ve selected the scenes, start customizing them with your images, videos, text, music track, design, etc. Use the tools on the left side of the editor to write your text, add images and videos. 

video ads - edit the text

As for the image and video holders, there are several ways to upload your files: via image or video URL, choose from Stock Library, upload from your device, or pick an already uploaded file from your Media Library. 

video ads - add images

Select your image and start cropping it to match the frame size of the image holder.

video ads - image trimmerThe same methods work for uploading videos into your project. We haven’t used video holders in this video; however, you can add one, if needed. In case you don’t find any suitable video to use, go to our Stock Footage library and pick any of the 195.000+ videos for free. 

video ads - adding stock video To find related videos, type some keywords or phrases and click on the “Search” button. Look through the videos, choose your favorite one and trim the parts you want to use in your video.

video ads - trimmer

You’ve finished the editing process. Now, go to the “Color” section and pick the desired colors for your video. You can use one of the suggested color palettes or choose custom colors manually.  

video ads - choose the style

After choosing the colors, go to the “Music” section and complete your video with one of our music tracks or by uploading your own music.

add music to video ads

You can also upload or record your own voice over to make your video ad more attractive and informative. Go to the “Voiceover” section to add it. You can use the advanced trimmer too, which is available to our subscribed users.

add voiceover to video ads

Now, go to the "Preview" section and click on "Free Preview" to see your rendered video.

video ad - project preview

Your video will be ready in a couple of minutes.

video ads - rendering

Congrats, your video ad is ready! You can edit it whenever you want just by going to the “My Videos” section from the drop-down navigation menu. All your projects are saved there, and you can download them for free by clicking “Download”. You can also get it in higher quality by making a single purchase or subscribing to one of our plans.  

Increase sales and build trust within your customers by introducing your products or services. Create an effective video ad and let it bring success to your business!

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