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How To Add Text To Your Instagram Reels At Different Times

How To Add Text To Your Instagram Reels At Different Times

Here is a step-by-step guide on how to add text to your Instagram Reels at different times.

Instagram Reels have become a popular way to share short videos and showcase your creativity. Adding text to your Reels is a great way to provide context, captions, or add a creative touch to your video.

However, you may want to add text to different parts of your Reel to enhance its impact. 

In this article, we will guide you step-by-step on how to add text to your Reels at different times, so you can create engaging and visually appealing content. Let’s get started!

How to add text on your Instagram reels at different times using the Instagram app

editing instagram reel on the app
  1. Open the Instagram app and tap on the camera icon in the top left corner.
  2. Swipe left on the camera options at the bottom of the screen until you see the “Reels” option and tap on it.
  3. Record your Reel by holding down the record button or by using the timer option.
  4. Once you’ve finished recording a segment of your Reel, tap on the “Aa” icon on the left-hand side of the screen.
  5. Type in the text you want to add and adjust the font, color, and size as desired.
  6. To add text at a different time, move the slider at the bottom of the screen to the point in your Reel where you want the text to appear.
  7. Tap on the “Aa” icon again and type in the text you want to add for that particular section.
  8. Adjust the font, color, and size as desired and position the text on the screen using the drag and drop feature.
  9. Repeat steps 6-8 for any additional text you want to add at different times in your Reel.
  10. Once you’re finished adding text, you can preview your Reel by tapping on the play button. If you need to make any adjustments, you can go back and edit the text or re-record any segments.
  11. When you’re satisfied with your Reel, tap on the arrow icon in the bottom right corner to share it with your followers.

How to add text to your Reels at different times using CapCut

editing instagram reel using capcut
  1. Open the CapCut app and tap on the “+” icon to create a new project.
  2. Select the Reel video you want to add text to and import it into CapCut.
  3. Tap on the video clip in the timeline and select the point where you want to add the first text.
  4. Tap on the “T” icon in the menu at the bottom of the screen to add text to your video.
  5. Type in the text you want to add and adjust the font, color, size, and position as desired.
  6. To add text at a different time, move the playhead to the point in your Reel where you want the text to appear.
  7. Tap on the “T” icon again and type in the text you want to add for that particular section.
  8. Adjust the font, color, size, and position as desired.
  9. Repeat steps 6-8 for any additional text you want to add at different times in your Reel.
  10. Once you’re finished adding text, preview your Reel by tapping on the play button. If you need to make any adjustments, you can go back and edit the text or re-record any segments.
  11. When you’re satisfied with your Reel, tap on the “Export” button in the top right corner to save and share your Reel on Instagram.

That’s it! By following these simple steps, you can easily add text to your Instagram Reels at different times using CapCut.

Conclusion

And there you have it! Adding text to your Instagram Reels at different times can help you create engaging and visually appealing content.

Whether you’re using the Instagram app or CapCut, the process is simple and easy to follow. By following the steps outlined in this article, you can add text to your Reels at different times and take your content to the next level.

We hope this guide has been helpful and that you are now equipped with the knowledge to create amazing Instagram Reels. Don’t be afraid to get creative and experiment with different fonts, colors, and sizes to make your Reels stand out.

Happy creating!

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  • Michael Stokes

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