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Create an Instructional Video

Camtasia's templates are the fastest way to create engaging and professional-looking instructional videos.


Create a custom instructional video


Regardless of your industry, instructional videos are the best information delivery method if you’re serious about teaching others, growing your business, or building an online course.

Create an instructional video in no time with TechSmith’s free instructional video templates. They’ll give you a simple and professional look regardless of your video creation experience and simplify the process for you.

Get dozens of professionally designed video templates and customize them in minutes. With a few simple clicks, you can change the screen recording, colors, and fonts to fit the product or feature you’re trying to show. 

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How to make an instructional video

Learn how to create a one from a template, step by step.

1. Choose a template

Depending on what your video will show, you can choose from a variety of video templates to create and customize your video.

Note: Camtasia comes with a free, default video template, and there are more templates available in TechSmith Assets for Camtasia.

2. Replace media

Easily replace the Placeholder on the timeline with content from your Media Bin or Library. Select the media and drag it to the timeline. Hover over the Placeholder. When the outline turns green, release the mouse button and choose Ripple Replace.

3. Customize the intro and outro

Customize the INTRO and OUTRO within the Template by using Quick Properties in the Properties Panel. Make changes to text fields, colors, and logos.

4. Save project as a template

Save your project as a template to automate part of your video process. Choose File > Save Project as Template to make consistent videos based on your customizations.

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"Camtasia templates are probably the easiest way for your subject matter experts, support agents, and management to gain fast access to video editing and become content creators themselves."

— Ronan Kieran, IT Training Manager, Bosch

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"Camtasia 2020 makes it easy to share premade layouts and has everything you need to create training or learning videos."

— Tom English, Senior Technical Writer & Instructional Designer, Facebook

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"Camtasia allows us to do everything we've wanted to do in creating, editing, and publishing our videos."

— Patrick Doolin, CEO, Integrity Data

Ready to get started?

You don’t need a big budget or fancy video editing skills. Camtasia gives you everything you need to make a high-quality video.

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