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Animoto automatically produces beautifully orchestrated, completely unique video pieces from your photos, video clips, and music.

Choose your images

Animoto syncs with Facebook, Flickr, Picasa, Photobucket, and SmugMug to get your images in a snap. Add text and emphasize specific images with the touch of a button.

Choose music

Music is at the heart of an Animoto video — upload your own mp3 or choose from our collection of tunes in several different genres.

What & share

Watch your video in HD on Animoto.com or share it on Facebook, YouTube, your blog, or a DVD. It's fast and easy to post to websites or download.


Unlimited 30-second videos. Dynamic, themed video styles for all occasions. 600+ music tracks across dozens of genres. HD upgrades available. Online customer support.
Unlimited feature-length videos. Dynamic, themed video styles for all occasions. 600+ music tracks across dozens of genres. HD upgrades available. Download to your computer and DVD. Online customer support.
Unlimited feature-length videos. Dynamic, themed video styles plus exclusive Pro video styles. 1,100+ music tracks across dozens of genres licensed for commercial use. HD upgrades included with subscription. Download to your computer and DVD. White label option available to customize your videos with your own brand. Priority customer support.


Julie Pickar

Early Childhood Ed Teacher and Freelance Copy Editor

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Animoto brings slideshows to life! By inputting pictures and music, you create your own animated videos to be viewed by friends, family, or your students. You can share your Animoto videos via email, post them to a website or blog, or download them to a computer to be used in a presentation.

You are able to include text among the pictures to educate or inspire your viewers, which makes Animoto very good for classroom use. However, the free version only allows you to make a thirty-second video. The yearly subscription offers you the ability to make feature-length videos, but the customer service is terrible if you ever need help or want to cancel your subscription.
Marie Santos

Online English Tutor/ Health Care Provider

Monday, September 03, 2012

Animoto is a great way to create graphic presentations. It can be use to create motion slideshows that can be shown in parties, such as weddings and other important celebrations. You can share it to friends and family afterwards; and/or store it so you can watch it later again. There is a free version that you can use and practice to see if you like it or not. So that it can help you decide if you want to purchase a subscription.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Animoto is a simple program online to create simple videos from pictures, sound, text, and existing video clips. It makes it possible to quickly create a video using still images, music, and text. Animoto is constantly updating its features as well as background options for your video slideshow. If you can make a slideshow presentation, you can make a video usingAnimoto Video Slideshows. Animoto Video Slideshows limits you to 30 second videos, but you can create longer videos if you...

Read more: Animoto: Video Slideshows by @mseideman


Wednesday, May 02, 2012

If you’re like me, bringing current global, national and local events into the classroom is always a high priority. The problem lies in how to make that happen while keeping it student-centered and of interest to them. When I first started teaching I would require my students to write summaries and/or make a poster board of their news story and present it to the class. Those days are long gone as students and teachers now have access to so many...

Read more: Making Current Events Projects with Animoto and Wordle by @ron_peck


Sunday, December 23, 2012

As first semester ends with a flurry of final exams and end of term projects, I wanted to find a quick way to celebrate my students’ accomplishments. The last four months have quite literally flown by, making it hard to appreciate the relationships formed, content covered and projects completed.I made an Animoto video for my students and their parents to enjoy as my gift for the holidays. Animoto is a fantastic, easy-to-use web tool perfect for making professional looking videos....

Read more: Animoto: Celebrate the Holidays & Your Students! by @CTuckerEnglish


Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Animoto is an engaging video presentation tool students can use to demonstrate their knowledge on virtually any topic. Whether students love to perform in front of the camera themselves or prefer to use images and video from Animoto‘s wide selection, students can create eye-catching and informative videos within minutes.Another advantage of Animoto is the fact that there is no longer a need to purchase expensive equipment and software to create great looking videos with your students. Using pictures, video clips...

Read more: Create Striking Videos with Animoto by @mslhall

Ashley  Bailey

Monday, March 10, 2014

Love this site! It is a great way to make slide shows entertaining and hold your students attention. Love that there is a variety of music and pictures to choose from as well as being able to add your own photos too!

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