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10 Easy Valentine’s Day Video Ideas (Plus Templates)

Megan O'Neill

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Valentine’s Day is all about making others feel loved and appreciated and video is a surefire way to accomplish this. From sharing a heartfelt message with loved ones to promoting a deal that’ll make your customers weak in the knees, we’ve compiled 10 easy ways to use video come February 14th. Keep reading to learn how to make video your love language this Valentine’s Day.

Cute valentine ideas for your sweetheart

We’ll start with a valentine for your sweetheart. Show how much you care with a customized video tribute letting them know that your heart belongs to them.

1. Share a simple “I love you”

Don’t overthink it. Sometimes a simple “I love you” is the perfect gift. Personalize our Video Valentine template by swapping in your own photos and video clips. You can also edit the message, including the colors and font, to create something that feels just right for your valentine.

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2. Tell the story of your relationship

Take a trip down memory lane and share the story of your relationship. Where, when, and how did you meet? What are some of the most memorable moments you’ve been through together? Relive your love story with our Anniversary Celebration template.

Valentine video ideas for family

Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate the non-romantic loves in your life too. Here are some ideas for making Valentine’s Day videos for the whole family. Start by choosing one of your favorite video templates and then customize it for your loved one by swapping in your own photos or video clips!

3. Make a valentine for a parent

Want to make mom or dad feel loved on Valentine’s Day? Show your appreciation with a video. Get started with our Father’s Day Card or Mother’s Day Card templates and include pictures from childhood to really tug at your parents’ heartstrings.

4. Make a valentine for a child

A personalized valentine video is a fun gift for children of all ages. Get started by using our Birthday Card template, then explore some fun ways to say you love them. Youngsters will enjoy seeing pictures of themselves, and older children will enjoy reliving family memories through photos and video clips.

5. Celebrate with a pet valentine

Now obviously your pet would prefer a tasty treat to a video, but for the pet lovers out there, Valentine’s Day is an opportunity to share your love for your pet with the world. Choose one of our slideshow templates like our Vacation Recap and fill it with the cutest photos you’ve got of your dog, cat, hamster, fish—anything goes!—and share it with your friends on social media.

Valentine video ideas for your business

If you’re looking for ideas for marketing your business with video this Valentine’s Day, look no further. It’s easier than you think to connect with your customers when you use our Valentine’s Day video templates to create your next marketing video.

6. Create a Valentine’s Day gift guide

Your customers are looking for valentine gift ideas for sweethearts, kids, classmates, teachers, and everyone in between. Be a trusted source of advice by putting together a short list of gift ideas, as shown in the Valentine’s Day List template below.

7. Announce a Valentine’s Day promotion or sale

Running a special deal leading up to Valentine’s Day? Share it in a video using our Valentine’s Day Sale or Valentine’s Day Promo templates. This can be posted organically to your followers on social media or run as an ad targeting potential customers.

8. Show your customers some love

Show your customers some love on Valentine’s Day with a personalized video greeting posted to your social media accounts with our Simple Valentine’s Day Story template. Thank them for supporting your business, and wish them a day filled with love.

Valentine video ideas just for fun

Wrap up your video making with a few easy Valentine’s Day videos that you can make just for fun.

9. Share a valentine quote

Share a love quote or a collection of your favorite quotes with our Fun Social Quote template. You can easily swap out the default text in this template for your own words.

Looking for some quote inspiration? Check out our list of 30 love quotes to use in your Valentine’s Day videos.

10. Show some love to your friends

Last but not least, why not create a valentine video to show some love to your friends? Similar to some of the other ideas in this post, you can share photos and video clips of your memories with friends over the last year, or from all the years you’ve known each other, along with a message of appreciation or funny quip. Share it for Galentine’s Day on February 13th, or any day of the year!

Want to create this video from your iPhone? The Happy Birthday template in our iOS app can be tailored to Valentine's Day quite easily with just a few taps. Check out our example below.

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Happy video making!