You can keep it simple and still have something that looks creative and professional when it comes to letter-based logo animations. Here are ten of our favourite templates to use with Adobe After Effects.
Top Letter-Logo After Effects Templates from Envato Elements
These templates are available with a subscription to Envato Elements—once you're signed up, you can download and use as many as you like!
This animated typeface template for After Effects is great for logos, lower thirds, titles and more. The download comes with a special script to help you create words and phrases, so it’s easy to customise and modify to suit your needs.
With realistic reflections, flares and a glossy glass-like surface, TV Show Logo Title is a great letter-based logo reveal. Audio is included with the download and you won’t need any additional plugins to be able to use this.
An animated A-Z alphabet in mechanical style with a steampunk theme. The animation is energetic and dynamic and each letter has unique characteristics in a mix of effects that include metal, wood, plastic and electronic.
This is a super-cute animation featuring letters with hands, feet and eyes. This would be perfect for revealing a logo of a brand that’s fun, or geared towards children.
Oddly hypnotic, Human Typeface II involves white-coloured outlines of people running and jumping to form various letters of the alphabet. Is it a little creepy? Definitely; but unique and interesting for it, too.
Simple and stylish, Animated Letters and 10 Titles can be resized to suit any project, without the need for any plugins. A link to the free font included in the example is part of the download.
Urban has a definite Art Deco vibe and when you see the free font used (which is included) is Metropolis, then it makes sense! Write your text directly onto a layer and see results right away.
Top Letter-Logo After Effects Templates From Envato Market
If you prefer to buy as you use, then here are three great templates that you can download as one-off purchases, from Envato Market.
Install the free font (Montserrat) to get started, and you’ll have 20 different options of slick animation to choose from. Just edit the text and change the colours to match your project.
There are 62 animated letters (26 lowercase, 26 uppercase) and ten numbers included in this download, which takes the style of blueprint thin lines and turning gears, for a tech or mechanical feel.
Letterworld is a little different from the other offerings in that it uses letters to make the shapes of buildings and trees. It’s easy to customise and there’s a video tutorial included in case you get stuck.