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00:00 – Series intro
00:10 – Episode intro
02:00 – Setting up the project
02:33 – Pro Tip using rulers!
03:05 – Leading vs. Kerning
03:16 – Adjusting text size and leading
04:19 – Adding some color
04:42 – Aligning text with audio + Adding the “Typewriter” expression
05:00 – Adjusting the expression
05:19 – Animating the text based on the expression’s start percentage
06:19 – Timing text animator keyframes to audio
06:59 – Adjusting the position of the text
08:13 – Final result
08:35 – Envato Elements promo
10:02 – Outro

Hey everybody, I’m Jeff Knight. And welcome back to another exciting and informative episode of 7 Minute AE Tutorials, where you learn tips, tricks, and shortcuts in 7 minutes or less. No BS. Just AE.
In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to create kinetic typography super quick using Hold Keyframes and an expression. This entire text block was created using just one text layer. Impress your clients or your boss in just a few minutes with this kinetic typography technique.

This tutorial will give you a better understanding of using text animators as well as using Hold Keyframes. There are a lot of ways to create kinetic typography, and this is just one of those ways. his technique is super helpful especially if you’re in a time crunch.

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I hope this tutorial helped you out and that you learned something new and useful. I’m all about saving time, increasing efficiency, and always learning as much as possible about motion graphics. So make sure to come back next time for another tutorial that will expand your knowledge of After Effects while teaching you some really cool tips, tricks, and shortcuts.

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