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Video Creation Guide

Getting Started with a YouTube Project

YouTube offers a very basic built-in editor.  You can use this editor to trim portions of your uploaded video or to add music to it.  A handful of effects are also available:

  • Auto-fix lighting & color
  • Stabilize shaky camera motions
  • Apply slow motion
  • Apply time lapse
  • Rotate the view
  • Apply filters
  • Custom blurring
  • Blur faces

Trimming a Video slideshow

The slides below will show you how to trim a video in YouTube.  Click through each slide to advance to the next step.

YouTube Creator Academy Courses

These YouTube produced courses cover the planning stage of a video project as well as the nuts and bolts of the actual recording.

Continue to Publishing Your Video for YouTube


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