The Buzz Words preset


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The Buzz Words preset

In this movie, I'll show you how to use the Buzz Words animation preset to cycle a long list of words. I will also show you how to save time by formatting your list in a word processor. To get started, I will open my second composition, Cycling Text 2 - Buzzwords. I have one layer in this comp, and I have typed 'Countries Here' to remind me that I have to paste in a list of countries that my client has provided in an email. But first, I'll show you how this Cycling Text is going to work.

Select the layer. Then in the Effects & Presets panel twirl down the Animation Presets folder, twirl down Text, and then twirl down the Expressions folder. The animation preset you are looking for is Buzz Words. I can just double-click to apply it to my selected layer and RAM preview. As you can see, this is automatically cycling between One and Ten. How is this magic happening? After all, I don't see any keyframes applied to Source Text. But now I have an arrow to the left of th...

The Buzz Words preset
Video duration: 7m 8s 3h 48m Beginner Updated Nov 20, 2012

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The Buzz Words preset provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects Apprentice 06: Type and Music

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Video
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After Effects
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