Adobe After Effects title templates are indispensable to professional or keen video producers, because they cut down on a lot of the time-consuming work that goes into creating a motion graphics title from scratch.
For professionals looking for just the right look to suit their brand, there are thousands of fantastic After Effects title templates available at VideoHive, here are just 15 of the most creative.
Typography offers a large selection of clean, modern and bold titles with cool and sophisticated animations. This highly customisable template is ideal for travel, beauty, fashion and creative projects. A PDF tutorial is included with the theme.
If you’re looking for titles and lower thirds with a clean, modern style, check out Gold Simple Titles. This collection of 30 titles are unique and tasteful and would work equally well for corporate and creative videos alike.
The collection is compatible with all Adobe After Effects versions after CS5. It comes with videos tutorials giving step-by-step instructions on how to customise the collection.
User maltcreative says of Gold Simple Titles:
“Incredible customer support. I had a question which was based on me being a newbie and Joel replied within 12 hours with a personalised tutorial video to show me what I needed to do. Great file and incredible value for money. Highly recommend!”
Neon Sign Kit template allows you to create realistic 3D neon sign titles. The template comes with a step-by-step video tutorial to help you get things set up.
There are also a number of extra built-in features that may interest some users, like the ability to put your neon title between virtual panes of glass or mount it to a virtual wall.
User GHD says of the Neon Sign Kit:
“Top notch design element with lots of customisations. More projects should be built this well.”
180 Great Title Animations is an incredible collection of titles that will save any professional video production team tons of time and money. The pack offers over 180 title animations, easy customisation and a video tutorial.
Simple, bold and minimalist, Stomp does’t offer the bells and whistles of some of the other templates here, but it will appeal to those looking for simple but striking graphics for their title openers.
Its simplicity means that you just need to replace the placeholder text with your own text and add background images if you so desire. The modular structure allows you to shorten, lengthen or rearrange the project as needed.
The project includes a PDF manual and video tutorials.
Formal Wedding Video Titles Template is, as the name suggests, a template designed specifically for the wedding video market. The template offers 15 unique and beautiful animated graphics that can be used to title wedding, engagement and anniversary videos.
The text and graphics appeal to a variety of tastes and include modern, retro and vintage themed typography. The theme is not as customisable as others here, but there is a tutorial provided to help users change the text in each design to suit their needs.
9 Modern Glitch Titles template contains nine titles using a modern font, with each featuring its own cool animated glitch effects. There’s a preview file and video tutorial included to help you customise.
8. Mondo Plus
Mondo Plus is a title sequence template which uses an original hand-drawn and animated typeface to create beautifully artistic titles.
The template includes two opening title sequences and the text title, colours, background colours, camera angles and sequencing can all be edited. Video help files are included.
User walteraho says of Mondo Plus:
“Looks fantastic and is generally easy to use. Not the most flexible when you need to change aspect or canvas size.”
The Lyrics Kinetic Typography 2 template has 21 pre-animated titles using a playful cursive font.
The template is organised in a modular design and includes effects that add texture and interest to the theme, like five file-burn and film dust elements and a camera shake effect.
10. Awards Titles
The Awards Titles template is designed specifically for important events like award shows, special events, television shows, anniversary celebrations, promotion of upcoming events and more.
The glitzy, glamorous template offers six colour schemes, is modular in design and comes with a PDF tutorial.
If you’re looking for an over-the-top template for a children’s video, Happy Color Titles may just be the thing for you.
This colourful template features 20 animated titles, all of which you can customise extensively with the help of the video tutorial provided.
Animated Logos Pack contains 60 fully animated insignias (title and graphics combinations) which are divided into 20 vintage, 20 modern and 20 festive styles.
The template also includes three light leaks, one bokeh flare, two dust particle systems and two textures, which can be used to give your project more visual interest and dimension.
13. The Blueprint
The Blueprint uses as its inspiration architectural drawings, hence the name Blueprint. The template contains five individual elements: a logo, main title, two picture placeholders, five text placeholders and six line elements.
There is a 13-minute video tutorial to help with customisation.
Ge Glitch Text Maker 2 allows users to apply cool glitch effects to any font they choose. The template’s modular structure makes each effect easy to duplicate and rearrange.
Detailed documentation is provided.
Motion Text Maker is a clean, modern template that offers three text styles and five text animations. It allows extensive customisation like the ability to change colours, font size, tracking, etc. A video tutorial is provided.
User vintremb says of Motion Text Maker:
“Unbelievable service! Very fast and effective!
These 15 amazing title templates are just a small selection of the thousands of awesome motion graphics title templates we have available at VideoHive, so if none of them quite fit your needs, there are plenty of other great options to choose from.
And if you want to improve your skills building motion graphics yourself, then check out some of the ever-so-useful 3D and motion graphics tutorials we have on offer.