How to Create Animated Videos from Your Phone

As we all know, social media has grown tremedously with brands posting a increasing amount of content every single day. With the rise in competition, it's important to know what type of posts work better than others to stand out online. Animation videos have been proven to provoke the best engagement rate and customer response. We want to make sure you are always on top of the latest social media trends which is why we have provided tips to create your own animated videos right from your phone! We're sharing our top two favorite apps to create the perfect animation video that fits your brand and excites your audience. 

 Ripl - @riplapp

Ripl - @riplapp

Ripl is a free app that helps you stand out from the crowd on social media so that you can connect with new customers and better engage the ones you have online! Ripl makes it very simple to create animation videos based on the hundreds of templates already on the app or you can start from scratch. You simply start off by creating your graphics. Next you use the tool app to place where you want the elements to move to in your animation. Next you add your caption but do no fear because Ripl provides suggested captions that match your animation if you ever have trouble. You can uploaded the animation straight from the app to your social media profiles with just one click of a button once you are done creating your animation. You can also save the animation if you choose to post at another time. 

 Plotagraph - @plotagraphpro

Plotagraph - @plotagraphpro

Plotagraph is a one of a kind image animation app that brings photos to life. This app allows you to tell your story in a fun and unique way with animated images that can now be shared on most of your favorite social media platforms as a looping video or Animated PNG. This new and innovative app gives you the tools to easily animate any image in minutes. Here's how you create the perfect animation using Plotagraph. Tap the "+" icon to select a photo or tap the Camera icon to take a new photo. Create an animation track by tapping and dragging in the direction you would like the animation to move. Select the "Mask" tool to mask the area of the image you don’t want to animate. Adjust your animation speed by tapping and dragging the speed bar. Now share your Plotagraph! Simply save to your camera roll as a Video, Gif or Animated PNG with their easy custom presets.