Add Subtitles (Captions) to your Video, Online
You can now add subtitles to your video in 3 different ways: 1. You can type them manually 2. You can autogenerate subtitles (using our speech-recognition software) 3. You can upload a file (eg. SRT, VTT, ASS, SSA, TXT) and add it to your video Whichever option you choose, you will then be able to make easy edits to your subtitles. You can change the timing of the subtitles, change the color, font & size of the subtitles, make edits to the text of the subtitles themselves. We know how painful it can be to add subtitles using complicated programs like Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro. And that’s why we’ve come to the rescue. With VEED you can click one button and your subtitles will magically appear. You can then make super-easy edits. Just click on the text and start typing. Watch your changes happen in real time.
How to Add Subtitles to a Video
Select a Video File
Choose which video file you want to add subtitles to. Select from your files, or just drag & drop
Manually type, auto transcribe, or upload subtitle file
Click ‘Subtitles’ in the sidebar menu and you can start to type your subtitles, ‘Auto Transcribe’, or upload a subtitle file (eg. SRT)
Edit & Download
Make any edits to text, font, color, size and timing. Then just hit the ‘Export’ button
‘Adding Subtitles to Video’ Tutorial
Increase Your Reach
Adding subtitles to your videos means that your content will be accessible to more people. 85% of all Facebook Videos are watched on mute. And on Snapchat, 1 out of every 3 videos is watched with the sound off. More and more people are choosing to watch video without sound. Solution? Subtitles! By adding subtitles to your videos you can make your content accessible to thousands more viewers, including those who are deaf or hard of hearing.
See a Jump in Engagement
Adding subtitles to your videos creates another element to the viewing experience: image, sound, and now text. Subtitles are a great way to capture your audience’s attention, highlight certain words or phrases, and key your viewers in to the most important messages. Creating multi media means having multiple elements, beyond just image and sound. Making engaging content has never been easier, with VEED.
Make your Videos Searchable
You can make your videos even more searchable by including a text transcription of the entire video. All you need to do is click ‘Subtitles’ > ‘Auto Transcribe’, and our speech-recognition software will create a (.txt) text file of your entire video’s audio. Not bad, right? You can simply copy and paste the text into your video’s description, and voila!, you’ve just made your video’s transcript searchable. This will allow more people to discover your video content and ultimately leads to more views, clicks, and followers.
Frequently Asked Questions
What they say about VEED
Veed is a great piece of browser software with the best team I've ever seen. Veed allows for subtitling, editing, effect/text encoding, and many more advanced features that other editors just can't compete with. The free version is wonderful, but the Pro version is beyond perfect. Keep in mind that this a browser editor we're talking about and the level of quality that Veed allows is stunning and a complete game changer at worst.
More than Subtitles
You can do a lot more than just add subtitles to your videos with VEED. VEED is a fully fledged online video editing studio that works with Windows, Mac, and on all mobile devices. You can use our online movie maker to create stunning videos - add text, color grading, add progress bars, and more. Resize your videos to fit any social media platform (YouTube, Instagram, etc.) with a single click. Making your content accessible everywhere.