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How To Make A Reel?
How To Make A Reel?
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Written by Aj
Updated over a week ago

The use of reels has become increasingly prevalent, offering brands a dynamic way to promote products and reach a wide audience. Reels, short and engaging videos, have emerged as a potent tool for driving engagement and boosting brand visibility. With the surge in popularity of reels as a potential income source, it's crucial to create compelling content that captivates viewers and sets your brand apart. Simplified offers a solution, providing a user-friendly platform equipped with templates and editing options to effortlessly craft stunning reels in just a few seconds.

How to Make a Reel Using Simplified:

Login to Simplified App Dashboard:

Begin by logging into the Simplified app dashboard, gaining access to its intuitive suite of tools and features tailored for video creation.

Click on AI Video:

Navigate to the AI Video section within the dashboard interface, where you'll find a range of advanced video creation tools at your disposal.

Browse Templates:

In the AI Video section, find and click on the "Browse Templates" button.

Select Platform for Reel:

Choose the platform for your reel, such as Facebook, YouTube, or Instagram.

Select a Template:

Browse through the available templates and select the one that suits your needs.

Use Template and Clone:

Select your preferred reel template and click on "Use Template" to initiate the editing process. Clone the template to create a personalized version that reflects your brand identity and messaging.

Start Editing:

Begin customizing the reel template by modifying text, adding media elements, and adjusting visual components to suit your preferences and enhance engagement.

Second Method:

Click on New Video:

Instead of browsing templates, you can click on "New Video" in the AI Video section.

Search for Reels:

Use the search function to find reel-specific options.

Choose Preferred Platform:

Select your preferred platform for the reel, such as Facebook Reel or Instagram Reel.

Create Project:

Give your project a name and click on "Create Project."

Upload Video or Photos

Choose a source to upload Videos or Photos:

  • Upload video from your device: Click on the “Browse” button and select the image file you want to upload from your device’s storage.

  • Upload from your mobile: Another option to upload images to reel is through your mobile device. Click on the “Mobile” option. You can either scan the QR code displayed on your screen using your mobile device or copy and paste the code provided. This will allow you to upload videos directly from your mobile device.

  • Google Drive link: If your photos are stored on Google Drive, you can easily import them into TikTok videos. Simply copy the link of the images from Google Drive and paste it into the designated area.

Add Media:

Select your uploaded video or photo and click on the "Add" button.

  • Edit Media:

The "Edit Media" feature in the Simplified Tool allows you to fine-tune and customize your videos or photos for your reel. This feature provides a range of editing options to enhance the visual appeal and overall quality of your media.

  • Volume Control:

Adjust the volume of your video or audio to ensure the perfect balance between background music, voiceovers, and other audio elements. Increase or decrease the volume as needed to create the desired effect.

  • Video Trimming:

Trim your video clips to remove any unwanted sections or to focus on specific moments.

  • Speed Adjustment:

Modify the speed of your video to create dramatic or slow-motion effects. Speed adjustment can add a dynamic element to your reel, emphasizing certain actions or capturing attention with fast-paced sequences.

  • Flip:

Flip your video horizontally or vertically to achieve a mirror effect or to correct any orientation issues. This option is particularly useful if you want to align your footage or create a unique visual style.

  • Appearance:

Enhance the appearance of your media by adjusting brightness, contrast, saturation, and other visual parameters.

  • Effects:

Apply various effects to your media, such as filters, overlays, and transitions. These effects can add a creative touch to your reel, transforming the mood or style of your visuals.

  • Animations:

Animations can include text animations, image movements, or other dynamic effects that create visual interest and engagement.

Add Subtitles:

  • To add subtitles, click on the "Subtitles" option.

  • Select the spoken language and click on "Generate" to automatically generate subtitles.

  • Edit the script or make any necessary corrections.

Customize Style of Captions:

Click on "Style" to choose the subtitle style, text case, style color, and text color.

Audio Options:

These options allow you to add a voiceover or utilize the text-to-speech feature, giving your reel a professional touch. Here's a closer look at the audio options available:

  • Voiceover:

With the voiceover feature, you can record your own narration or commentary for your reel.

  • Text-to-Speech:

This feature converts your written text into spoken words, creating a voiceover automatically. You can select from a range of available voices and adjust the speed and tone to match your desired style.

Add Background Music:

  • Click on "Audio" to add background music to your reel.

  • Search for music and add it to your project.

  • Or you can upload it and add.

By following these steps, you can create captivating reels using the Simplified Tool. For more resources, tutorials, and in-depth guidance, we encourage you to visit our academy at Simplified Academy or Help Center. Additionally, don't forget to check out our YouTube channel for more tips and tricks on using the Simplified app to enhance your reel-making skills.

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