A video card can make an ordinary greeting extraordinary. And it’s easy to turn your own photos and video clips into a personalized video that’ll show how much you care. Check out our step-by-step instructions for how to create and share your own video greeting card in minutes, or jump right in by using our Happy Birthday Slideshow template. You'll also find lots of other video greeting examples in this guide too, including graduation, wedding, anniversary, and holiday greetings.
Before you begin, log in to Animoto. If you haven't yet, you can sign up for a free account or choose a paid plan for access to more advanced features. Then choose a video template in Animoto such as the Happy Birthday Slideshow shown above.
There are lots of ways to use video to share love with friends and family. Check out a few examples of the types of video greeting cards you can make with Animoto.
Tell your grad congratulations with a graduation greeting card that highlights all they’ve accomplished. Jump right in by using our Graduation Message template shown below, or visit our post of tips on creating an amazing graduation video for ideas for what to include in your video. Then check out our posts on graduation music and quotes.
Celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or any other holiday with video. Share holiday greetings with loved ones no matter where they are in the world. Animoto has a wide variety of holiday music, and several holiday video templates to help you get started. You can also look through our list of ways to say happy holidays to find the right message for your holiday greeting.
Send a Save the Date announcement or thank wedding guests for attending your special day. You can even customize your video to match wedding colors and styles. Need more inspiration? We have a big list of wedding video ideas for your video greeting.
Help your special someone or your favorite couple remember the important moments in their relationship with a greeting full of photos and treasured memories. For this type of greeting, you might want to get additional loved ones involved. See if friends and family can contribute old photos or video footage that will make the greeting even more special.
Make a personalized birthday card that’s tailor-made for someone you care about. Get inspiration from our post on birthday video ideas. We also have song recommendations and birthday quotes if you get writer’s block.
Video helps you make a heartfelt greeting for your recipient, giving you the flexibility to send a personal, customized message. Now that you’ve gotten the basics down, which type of video greeting card will you create?