Adding and formatting text


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Adding and formatting text

If you're a designer who loves type, you'll probably get a kick out of setting type and creating some different type styles within Motion. The interface is really slick, and it's pretty easy to get stunning results rather quickly. So let's go ahead and create our first piece of type. Just press T on your keyboard to grab the Type tool, and you'll notice the cursor turn into this little I-bar here, and you just want to go ahead and click anywhere where you'd like to add some type. So I'm going to add some type up here in the upper left.

If you just click in the Canvas, notice the cursor will start blinking and now you can start setting type. As you enter type, go ahead and use the Return key to create new lines of type. Just remember when you're finished, go ahead and press Enter on your keypad to set the type. Once the type is set, if you need to go back and make edits, like I do here-- I have to add the e at the end of welcome--all you have to do is just d...

Adding and formatting text
Video duration: 7m 50s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Adding and formatting text provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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