When you know what you want, creating video is that little bit easier. Some inspiration can never hurt though, so here are 50 of the best After Effects templates based on the searches you make. For each, you'll find a suggestion and a couple of alternatives to boot!
Top Video Templates for the Most Popular Search Terms
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This dynamic typography opener for After Effects is simple, engaging and effective. You can choose a light or dark background, and can change the colours of the text to suit your project.
A short, easy to customise YouTube promo, just drag and drop your media into the placeholders and adjust the text. There’s a video tutorial included to help you get started.
A clean corporate promo for After Effects, with a splash of colour. The project is well arranged with markers and comments to make it easy to use and edit.
A pretty, seamlessly looped, abstract particle animation. You’ll need Trapcode Particular, Trapcode Starglow and VideoCoPilot Optical Flares installed to be able to fully edit this.
A complete pack for After Effects featuring an opener, animated backgrounds, transitions, lower thirds and much more. You won’t need any plugins to use this and it’s easy to customise.
Choose from a longer or shorter version of this After Effects promo template, with a dark, dramatic style and dynamic animation, all in the style of a storyboard.
Recreate the look of text messages with this After Effects template. Available in two styles, with included notifications and icons, you can create conversations in no time.
The Fashion is a fast-paced promo with glitch effects and geometric shapes. It’s easy to customise, and there are plenty of placeholders for images, video, and text.
With 70 options in this After Effects pack, there’s plenty to keep you going. The text animations work with any font and the sound effects are included too.
Try this cool Sport Night Opener template for After Effects to get your audience hyped about a big sporting event!
Great for a variety of projects, The Opener is dynamic and upbeat. Try using it for promoting sporting activities, as a product demo, a travel slideshow and more!
A set of fun, brightly coloured and engaging titles. Just change the text and colours and you’re good to go.
13. Lower Third
11 clean lower thirds, with no plugins required to edit them in After Effects.
Sending Christmas greetings to friends, family, colleagues or your online audience with this cute animated, holiday template.
This template pack has 50 Instagram Stories for you to try, everything from glitch styles, to fashion, typography and much more.
Six editable text layers and 34 media placeholders make up this nicely designed wedding album for After Effects.
You’ll need the Trapcode Particular plugin to edit this After Effects template fully, but the result will be worth it – a colourful shower of particles as transitions between placeholders.
A nice look for science or technology themed video, Digital Intro is a plexus-style template.
We don’t know why fire effects look so cool, but they do. Try this eye-catching fire logo reveal for After Effects.
This pack of transitions contains over 700 elements with smooth animation. This includes titles and sound effects too!
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