YouTube Shorts are videos of 15 seconds or less designed to be uploaded from your phone. If you prefer to create Shorts stories in your usual editing suite and upload it later, a professionally-made video template can help you get started.
On this page we take a look at ten top Premiere Pro templates for YouTube Shorts, available from Envato: we review premium templates from Envato Elements and Envato Market.
10 Top YouTube Shorts Templates for Premiere Pro
Featured Template Pack: Instagram Stories Stomp
Just add your titles to create a fun, fast-paced vertical video that would work perfectly for YouTube Shorts.
This project was created by Envato Elements author NeuronFX.
You can change the colour of the background to suit your branding, and there's an easy-to-follow help video included to guide you through using the Premiere template.
Download and Try
With a subscription to Envato Elements you get unlimited Premiere Pro templates, video, audio, images, graphics and more.
More Top Templates for YouTube Shorts From Envato Elements
Unlimited downloads from Envato Elements mean you can try as many Premiere Pro templates as you like, so if the above template isn't quite your style, no worries! Here are some great alternatives.
- Try Vertical Hip-Hop Opener for a similar fast-paced and upbeat style, but with a theme featuring shapes and glitches.
- Vertical VHS Intro is a retro-style vertical video template with glitches. It works entirely with Premiere Pro so you won't need any plugins.
- This YouTube Channel Stories Pack is great for a range of social media videos, including YouTube Shorts. It also includes buttons, lower thirds, big numbers and letters and much more.
- For something modern and fun, give Fashion Glitch Promo (Vertical) for Premiere Pro a try, and you'll love Instagram Stories for Youtubers which has vertical templates in YouTube's traditional red and white.
Premiere Pro Templates for YouTube Shorts on Envato Market
If an Elements subscription doesn't fit your project or you don't find what you need, with Premiere Pro templates from Envato Market you can keep your work on a budget without cutting corners on the design. Here are some great vertical video template picks for YouTube Shorts from Envato Market:
Mosaic Photo Gallery Vertical — $15
A new template for Premiere Pro CC 2021, Mosaic Photo Gallery is in vertical format in FULL HD and includes 50 placeholders for your content. It's easy and quick to customise and there are help files included with the download.
Paper Stories Pack — $10
A Premiere motion graphics template with five vertical templates for your YouTube Shorts. The design features a ripping paper effect with your content revealed underneath, and bright coloured paint drips to add interest.
Autumn Season Instagram Stories — $15
Five vertical templates for Premiere Pro, themed for autumn/fall. Just drag and drop your media into the placeholders and use the essential graphics panel to make changes.
Baked Goods Menu Vertical Version — $9
If your YouTube Short will feature baked goods or food then this Premiere template will fit perfectly. Designed in pastel colours, with soft, cute fonts, it's colourful and appetising! Just add your images and change the text.
More Resources for YouTubers
To help you get creative, here are more free resources from Envato Tuts+.
If you're a beginner and you're not sure how to get started, make sure you're always up to date with our article, 10 hottest YouTube Trends of 2021 which includes YouTube Shorts!
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If you're new to YouTube or Premiere Pro and you'd like to create more videos, you might like How to Make a YouTube Intro Video With an Opener Template for Premiere Pro where you'll learn how to create a great and simple intro for your YouTube channel, using a template.
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More Articles for Premiere Pro
Find more top templates and tips for Premiere Pro in these articles:
- 50 Top Video Templates for Premiere Pro in 2022Marie Gardiner18 Jan 2022
- 3 Top Merchandising Video Templates for Premiere Pro: Retail and Digital SalesMarie Gardiner30 Jul 2021
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About This Page
How We Picked
We looked at projects and considered all kinds of variables, including organization, complexity, experience required and overall difficulty, minimum hardware specifications, included versions and options, formats, resolution, file size, dependencies and required plug-ins (if any), language options, software versions supported, style, design, and cost. You can read more about how we select items at How We Pick Video Templates to Feature on Envato Tuts+.
Jackson Couse edited and published this page on October 5th, 2021.
Share Your Craft on the Envato Forums
Finally, if you put one of these Premiere Pro templates to use, please do let us know on the Envato forums. We love to see the projects you create!