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Creating Engaging Stories with Videos in BannerBoo

BannerBoo offers a user-friendly platform for crafting dynamic stories using videos. In this tutorial, we'll walk you through the steps to create captivating stories that will grab your audience's attention.

Selecting a Template:

  1. Begin by choosing a template from BannerBoo's extensive library. This simplifies the initial setup process.
  2. Ensure you select the desired canvas size to match your creative vision.

Creating the Banner:

If you initially select the wrong size, don't worry. You can easily adjust it in the settings menu located on the left panel.

For this example, let's opt for the Stories format of 1080 by 1920 pixels.

Incorporating Video Content:

  1. To kickstart your story, begin by adding a video. Access the video library from the left panel.
  2. Use the search function to find relevant videos, in this case, we'll search for "Club".
  3. Hover over a video to preview it, and click to add it to your workspace.
  4. Arrange and adjust the videos within the 15-second timeframe of your story.

Fine-Tuning the Story:

Review the progress to ensure the visual elements flow seamlessly.

Adding Text Elements:

  1. Navigate to the text menu and select the appropriate style.
  2. For instance, let's use "Friday Night Party" as an example.

Incorporating Call-to-Action:

  1. Enhance user engagement with a swipe icon. Access the library of vector objects, specifically animated ones.
  2. Search for "Swipe" and select the preferred option.

Integrating a Logo:

Explore the icons library to include an improvised logo, adding a personalized touch to your story.

Creating Contrast:

To enhance visibility, add a subtle contrast element. Access the shape library and insert a black rectangle with 40% opacity. Place it strategically in the timeline.

Animating Text:

Apply animations to the text elements, ensuring they appear smoothly. Use the In and Out animations with a Fade effect for a polished look.

Incorporating Audio:

  1. Access the audio libraries and explore the available tracks.
  2. Preview tracks by hovering over them and click to add them to your composition.
  3. Stretch the audio to align with the entire duration of your story, applying In and Out Fade effects for seamless transitions.

Final Touches and Exporting:

Fine-tune audio placement and review the sequence to ensure harmonious integration.

Save your banner by pressing Ctrl + S.

To export your Stories, click "Publish" in the upper right corner and select "Convert to MP4". Wait for the rendering process to complete. If the download doesn't start automatically, click on the provided link.

Previewing the Final Result:

Review the final result in the preview window to ensure everything looks as intended.


With BannerBoo, creating compelling stories with videos becomes a straightforward process. Leverage its intuitive features to engage your audience effectively. Happy storytelling!