CapCut Full Guide For Beginners

CapCut Full Guide: For Beginners

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CapCut Full Guide

Step 1: Introduction and Overview

  • CapCut Full Guide. Begin the tutorial by introducing yourself and the purpose of the video editing tutorial.
  • Mention that the tutorial will cover how to edit videos using CapCut on both iPhone and Android.
  • Highlight that the tutorial will focus on the key features and tools of CapCut to streamline the editing process.

Step 2: Initial Setup

  1. Download from Play Store
CapCut - Video Editor - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

2. Download from Apple Store

Apple Store CapCut - video editor - bestcapcuttemplates.com

First Open CapCut App and Create a Project

Create a project - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • CapCut Full Guide. Explain how to download and install CapCut on your device from the respective app store.
  • Open CapCut on your device (in this case, an iPad is used, but the process is the same for iOS and Android).
  • Tap on “New Project” to start a new video editing project.

Step 3: Select Primary Video Clip

Add Primary Footage

Add Primary Footage - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

After selecting Add Primary footage. Click on Add button

Click on add button - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • CapCut Full Guide. In the new project, select your primary video clip (the main clip you want to edit).
  • Tap on the desired video clip and choose “Add” to add it to the project.
  • Note that you can select multiple primary clips if needed, but additional clips will be added later.

Step 4: Set up the Video Editing Project

Click on format button for Change your screen sizes

Click on fomat button - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can choose the different types of videos. Portrait video for TikTok, Widescreen video for YouTube, Square for Instagram.

Click on Mobile size - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • CapCut Full Guide. Explain that CapCut sets up the overall project based on the primary clip.
  • If the primary clip is widescreen, the timeline will be set to widescreen.
  • Optionally, demonstrate how to switch the video format to portrait, widescreen, square, etc., using the “Format” option.
  • Emphasize that different versions of the video can be saved in different formats.

Step 5: Familiarize with the CapCut Interface

It’s your INTERFACE area

Interface - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can see a Quality selection button. If we select on that we can choose the Resolution or the Quality of the video.

Quality button - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Resolution = 480p , 720p , 1080p , 2k/4k

Resolution - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Frame Rate = 24 , 25 , 30 , 50 , 60

Frame rate - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

The button Next to that is the Save or Export button. Select your Video Quality and Resolution and Save your video

Video save and export button - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Undo/redo buttons.

Undo and Redo buttons - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can Maximize for full-screen preview

maximize button - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Watch full screen preview.

Maximize button for full-screen preview - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • CapCut Full Guide. Briefly explain the different elements of the CapCut interface, including:
    • Resolution and quality settings (1080p, 30fps).
    • Save/export button.
    • Playback window.
    • Undo/redo buttons.
    • Maximize button for full-screen preview.
    • Editing timeline (tap, drag, pinch to zoom).
    • Settings and adjustment buttons at the bottom.

Step 6: Edit the Primary Footage

Editing timeline (tap, drag, pinch to zoom).

Trim footage - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can see white line. If you want to Trim your clip so. White line put there for cutting your clip.

Trim your footage - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on your clip for selecting your Footage. You can see after selecting your Footage show some Tools in the down side to edits your clip.

Tools - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

It Spilt tool. You can cut your clip on your choice. Its Spilt tool for Trim Your video.

Spilt tool - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Add a Cut In Our Footage. Your Clip Have Been Divided In Two Videos.

You can see your clip is divide in two clips - bestcapcuttemplates.com

So we can Select the First Clip and we can press Delete.

Select your first clip and delete now - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

First select your clip. Spilt now after spilting delete your unwanted clip.

Delete now unwanted clips - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

See here now our clip has deleted.

Your clip have deleted - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Methods number 2. Select your video clip and Tap on left side line and move on right side. You clip will trim after moving on right side.

Select your clip. Tap on left side line and move now right side for trming your video - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on left side line. And move now right side

click on left side button and move now right side - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
Remove all the bad takes and mistakes - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • CapCut Full Guide. Zoom in on the timeline to the beginning of the video.
  • Explain the importance of removing any unwanted parts, mistakes, or bad takes from the footage.
  • Demonstrate two methods to remove unwanted sections:
    • Method 1: Tap on the clip, tap “Split,” select the unwanted part, and press “Delete.”
    • Method 2: Tap and hold the white handle on the left side of the clip, drag it to the desired start point, and repeat for the end point.
  • Note that CapCut may add an extra video at the end, which can be deleted by tapping on it and pressing “Delete.”

Step 7: Add B-roll or Overlay Footage

Add b-roll - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on Overlay

Click on overlay - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on overlay button. Select your video for add overlay

Select your video for add overlay - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

After selecting video. Click on add button

After selecting video. Click on add button - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on Add button to add a new overlay

Click add button to add overlay - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Our new Overlay is added. We can Spilt and Trim over new Overlay clips with same methods. Such as follow the first steps.

Our overlay is add - bestcapcuttemplates.com

We can Add many multiples Overlays using first methods

We can add many multiples overlats using first methods - bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can see here are overlays. When you will click on the these Overlay icon you will automatically go Overlay Option.

You can see here are overlays - bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • CapCut Full Guide. Explain that B-roll or overlay footage can enhance the video.
  • Tap on the “Overlay” button at the bottom.
  • Choose “Add an Overlay” and select graphics, videos, or photos from your device.
  • Demonstrate scaling and positioning the overlay footage, as well as trimming it using the handles.
  • Show that multiple overlay clips can be added and layered on top of each other.

Step 8: Add Titles or Text

Add Titles

Add titles - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on back button. Go to home button

Click on back button - bestcapcuttemplates.com

CapCut Full Guide. we’re wanna go down to the text button down the bottom After clicking on back button. You will go on home page . When you will go on back page you will see some option in down side. That options is much option but you want to click on TEXT option.

After clicking on back button. You will go on home page . When you will go on back page you will see some option in down side. That option is much option but you want to click on TEXT option - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on Add Text button. and in here we can just add in basic Text.

Click on add text button - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

If we go Add Text and we can create our Tittle form here.

If we go add text and we can create our tittle form here - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

Change style on your choice. We can style Adjust here. There’s some presets again that we can use.

Change styles at your choice - bestcapcuttemplates.com

We can apply some Effects to this as well. Same color looking titles.

We can apply some effects to this as well - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

To change how the titles actually look. Click on bubble option. Because bubble option change actually title look

Click on bubble option. Because bubble option change actually title look - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can apply any Animation on your Text. And there’s some Animations that we can add in here as well.

You can apply any animation on your text - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Select color as you like. similar to the text’s color, its stroke, and its backdrop and shadow. We may also change the various fonts and other elements on this page; there are a variety of options available to match your brand.

Select color as you like - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Where you want to put Animation in first side or last side.

Animation apple to in side or out side - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

After applying all Effects click on tick button.

Click on tick button for all effects applying - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can see in the down side of first clip. You text is added and it text is editable i mean you can drag and drop this text and you can make this text long.

You can see in the down side of first clip. Your text is added - Best capcuttemplates.com

Go back and click on text templates. There is full on templates in here for texts.

Go back and click on text templates - bestcapcuttemplates.com

So if we pree here and the next one across text template.

So if we press here and the next one across text template - bestcapcuttemplates.com

And you can save them as favorites.So that you don’t need to go and find them. You can use all these favorites, trending, Times, Subtitles, Message, Symbol, Bubble,.

and you can save them as favorites - Bestcapcuttemplates.com
  • Go back to the start of the video on the timeline.
  • Tap on the “Text” button at the bottom.
  • Choose “Add Text” to create a title.
  • Explain the options to customize the text, such as style, effects, animation, background color, and size.
  • Show how to move, extend, or shorten the title clip using tap and hold, as well as the handles.

Step 9: Explore Additional Features

  • Mention that CapCut offers more features not covered in the tutorial.
  • Encourage users to explore other features like templates for text, timers, clocks, and subtitles.
  • Provide.

Step 10: Transitions or Effects

Add Transitions or effects

Add transtions - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Select your clip

Select your clip - bestcapcuttemplates.com

When you will Select your clip then show some Option in the down side. But you want to click on Animation button

When you will select your clip then show some option in the down side - Bestcapcuttemplates.com

After clicking on Animation Option you will see this Interface.

After clicking on animation option you will see this interface - bestcapcuttemplates.com

IN option for using to Apply Transitions for first of your video.

IN option for using to apply transitions for first of your video - bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can use this OUT Option for putting Transitions last of videos

You can use this OUT option for putting transitions last of videos - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on IN Option show some Transitions to Apply on our clip.

Click on IN options show some transitions to apply on our clip - bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can see on clip show some blue area on video. Its mean your transition

You can see on clip show some blue area on video - bestcapcuttemplates.com

And Combo Option is available to you in video clips.

And Combo option is available to you in video clips - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Press on Combo Option and show some more Transition to Apply on your video.

Press on Combo option and show some more transition to apply on your video - bestcapcuttemplates.com

After using Combo transitions make yellow area on your clip.

After using Combo transitions make yellow area on your clip - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Click on tick button and return now on home page

click on tick button and return now on home page - bestcapcuttemplates.com

You can see we’ve got two clips here. So we wanna add an effect between them. We can just hit the little white marker between them.

We can just hit the little white marker between them - bestcapcuttemplates.com

And that’s going to let us apply a transition in there.

And that's going to let us apply a transition in there - bestcapcuttemplates.com

So if i just select the seccond shot here.

So if i just select the seccond shot here - bestcapcuttemplates.com

And then up in the top, I can pinch to zoom to make it bigger. So i zoomed in on it a little bit.I’ll then wanna move it down a little bit. So that the framing is still similar.

And then up in the top, I can pinch to zoom to make it bigger - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Now if we scrubbed between them, we’ve got the first shot here then where there is a cut its now zoomed in a little bit. So it’s just changed it up a little bit for the viewers is a subtle effect, subtle transition between the two, instead of having a full-on fade or a flash or anything like that.

Now if we scrubbed between them, we've got the first shot here then where there is a cut its noww zoomed in a little bit - bestcapcuttemplates.com

Add effects

Add effects - bestcapcuttemplates.com

So if we come down the bottom here to effects and then video effects.

So if we come down the bottom here to effects and then video effects - bestcapcuttemplates.com

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