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Talk Pop Help

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Talk Pop is a pack of  36 up next tabs and talking point bars (+ 3 bonus backgrounds) perfect for letting your audience know what’s up next with modern & trendy talk show graphics found in popular talk, sports and news shows.

General Workflow

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

  • Drag and drop your base talking point and current talking point templates onto your timeline.
  • Add your own text.
  • Use the published parameters to customize the look of your up next title.

Published Parameters

Each template comes with published parameters that make it easy for you to customize your titles.

The Published Parameters are under the Title Inspector.

Most titles have similar published parameters however some templates may have different parameters based on the design.

But don’t worry, they’re really easy to use.

All Points Templates

The following are the parameters for the All Points base template. The All Points template is the foundation for your talking points graphic. Put this in your timeline first.

Animations

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

You can disable each animation if you’d like the title to just appear instantly over your clip.

Talking Points

Use these to select how many talking points to display and to change how the points look.

Drop Zone

Some templates have a drop zone that’s perfect for a logo, image or video.

Use these to select what goes in the drop zone and how it looks.

Template Specific Parameters

These parameters control how the animated template looks. You can change borders, lines, shapes, colors, opacities, positions and more depending on the template.

Drop Shadow

Use these to add and customize a drop shadow on the design.

Color
A color picker to change the drop shadow color.

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

Blur
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.

Current Point Templates

The following are the parameters for the Current Point template. The Current Point goes on top of your All Points template.

Animations

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

You can disable each animation if you’d like the title to just appear instantly over your clip.

Use Animation to select how your current point will animate on and off. Each template has different animation styles to choose from.

Current Point

Use these to change the position, look and size of the current talking point.

Drop Shadow

Same as above!

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