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Simple Pop Help

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Simple Pop is a great way to add elegant and professional looks to your video with 33 simple, modern, clean and minimal professionally animated titles.

Simple Pop is the perfect solution for everyone out there looking for a fast and simple way to add animated simple text titles to any video without wasting precious hours and dollars.

Simple Pop is designed for 4K UHD and HD videos and lets you title your videos in simple seconds!

General Workflow

Here’s your game plan for using Simple Pop. Trust me, it’s really easy!

  • Drag and drop your title template onto your timeline.
  • Customize the look and add your own text.
  • Motion-track!

Tip
To change the text, font, color, size and many more text options, click on the Text Tab in the Inspector.

Published Parameters

Each template comes with published parameters that make it easy for you to customize your title. The Published Parameters are under the Title Tab in the Inspector. Most titles have the same published parameters however some templates may have different parameters based on what shapes are in the title. But don’t worry, they’re really easy to use.

Animations

Use the build in and out checkboxes to turn the start and end animations on and off.

You can also turn off the motion tracker. See below for more info on the motion tracker.

Line and Box – Template Specific Parameters

These are the different parameters that aren’t the same for all templates. These controls depend on which template you’re using. Don’t worry. They’re easy to understand and use.

Typically they’re for controlling the look of the shapes. You can change size, color, opacity and more.

Drop Shadow

You can add a drop shadow to your title to help separate it from the background.

Color
A color picker to change the drop shadow color.

Opacity
Brings up a slider to change the drop shadow opacity.

Blur
Opens a slider to blur or sharpen the drop shadow.

Distance
Provides another handy slider, this one to change the drop shadow distance.

Angle
Used to change the drop shadow angle.

Controls, On-Screen Controls & Motion Tracker

You can adjust the position, size, rotation and opacity of the title using the On-Screen Controls or fine tune with the published parameters.

On-Screen Controls

The on-screen controls allow for laser-focused tuning to create the perfect title.

Position
Use the blue circle to change where the title is located.

Rotation
Use the stick and ball to rotate the title.

Scale
Use the ring to change the size of the title.

Opacity
A slider that allows you to change the opacity of the title.

Motion Tracker

Simple Pop comes with motion tracking built in! You can use this feature to automatically track your title to a specific part of the video.

Use the square with corner circles to select what you want to track. Then use the forward or backward arrows to track forward or backward.

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