How to create a FREE intro video in Canva: A step-by-step guide

October 20, 2021

Canva - a magical software for the non-tech-savvy. You can design anything in Canva from Facebook cover photos, Instagram Story, Youtube Thumbnail, to professional documents like CVs, presentations or POSM.

For Youtubers, Canva seems to be an indispensable tool to make our work easier. And to produce a more hooking and curious video, the intro is needed spice.

In this article, we will guide you through 10 steps of designing a professional Youtube Intro video.

How to design an Intro video using Canva

Step 1: Go to, click the Sign-Up button.

Step 2: Select Sign Up with your Google or Facebook account. For example, you choose Sign Up with Google.

Step 3: After Signing up, here is Canva interface a. Now you can go to the search bar, type "Youtube Intro" to look up available Youtube Intro video templates, or you can create one yourself by clicking on "Create a design "-> choose "Youtube Intro"

Step 4: This is the design interface, where you will drag and drop elements to create an intro video as your style.

Step 5: Here, you can drag a free template on the left side to the design frame and proceed with your art.

Step 6: You can also add, remove, change text, elements, styles in the boxes "Text", "Elements", "Styles" on the left side of the screen.

Step 7: If you don't like using the available templates, you can upload your video, drag and drop it into the design frame to make a unique one.

Step 8: If you are satisfied with your craft, you can adjust your video length by clicking on the video frame and then clicking on the time box to change your video duration.

Step 9: Click "Download" to download the finished video work to your device.

Step 10: Select MP4 video to get the best quality downloaded video.

Above are our detailed guides for designing an Intro video using Canva. Let's get started right away with your next Youtube video. An attractive Intro will surely captivate your audience's curiosity, and they will love to explore your video content.

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