How to Add Text in Adobe Premiere Rush

Adding text to your videos can enhance their impact, convey information, and add a creative flair. Adobe Premiere Rush provides various methods for adding text to your videos, making it a versatile tool for creating visually appealing and informative content.

Method 1: Using the Text Tool

  1. Access the Text Tool: Click the “+” icon in the left toolbar and select “Graphics” > “Titles.”
  2. Choose a Title Template: Browse through the available title templates and select the one that suits your video’s style and message.
  3. Customize the Text: Click the text box within the template to start editing. Type your desired text, adjust the font style, size, and color to match your preferences.
  4. Position and Animate the Text: Drag the text box to position it on the timeline where you want it to appear. Use the text animation options to create dynamic effects, such as fades, slides, and rotations.

Method 2: Using the Overlay Text Tool

  1. Access the Overlay Text Tool: Click the “+” icon in the left toolbar and select “Graphics” > “Overlays.”
  2. Create a Text Box: Click the “Text” icon in the toolbar and drag it onto the timeline.
  3. Customize the Text: Double-click the text box to edit the text content. Adjust the font style, size, and color using the properties panel.
  4. Adjust Text Properties: You can further customize the text’s appearance by changing its opacity, adding a background color or image, and applying filters and effects.

Method 3: Importing Text Graphics

  1. Import Text Files: Click the “+” icon in the left toolbar and select “Media” > “Import from Files.”
  2. Select Text Files: Choose the text files you want to import, such as SVG or PNG images with text elements.
  3. Add Text Graphics: Drag the imported text graphics onto the timeline to place them in your video.
  4. Adjust Text Positions: Drag the text graphics to position them where you want them to appear on the timeline.

Tips for Adding Text in Premiere Rush

  • Use Clear and Concise Text: Keep your text concise and easy to read. Avoid using too much text, as it can overwhelm the viewer.
  • Choose a Suitable Font: Select a font that is clear and matches the overall style of your video.
  • Use Appropriate Text Size: Ensure the text size is large enough to be easily read, especially on smaller screens.
  • Position Text Strategically: Place the text strategically to complement the video content and avoid obscuring important elements.
  • Experiment with Animation: Use text animations to add visual interest and enhance the storytelling.

By following these methods and tips, you can effectively add text to your videos in Adobe Premiere Rush, creating engaging and informative content that captivates your audience.