In recent years, the video has become the throne of the media, and it has gained the lion’s share in the world of social media, and accordingly, owning a program for creating and editing videos is not only important for practical, marketing and profit purposes, but is important for almost every Internet user.
Video is a great way to show things, and people love and prefer it, whether for knowledge or for entertainment, and in particular, we can say that video has now become an essential element for all marketing campaigns, in addition to its importance for every YouTuber or influencer on a social media site.
Regardless of the format of the video that you want to design, and regardless of your purpose for obtaining a program for making and editing videos, here I will include a list of the best programs for creating and editing videos, which are suitable for all purposes.
I will include here for you easy programs and programs for professionals. I will also include programs to make a simple video consisting of photos and music, and other programs to make more advanced videos and make professional adjustments to them. I will take into account the development of free programs and paid programs as well.
1. ADOBE PREMIERE PRO CC
This program is one of the best programs for editing videos and is the most popular and widely used. It is a program provided by the giant company Adobe, which owns Photoshop, the most famous program among image design programs .
This program enables you to create a professional video, and it contains a wonderful and advanced set of features that enable you to edit videos to produce them professionally.
There are many famous YouTube and Facebook video makers using and recommending this software.
Unfortunately, this program is not free, but it offers a free trial for a month, and in any case if you want to use it in order to make videos and profit from YouTube , its price is not much compared to what it will give you.
Here is a collection of resources to learn to use ADOBE PREMIERE PRO CC
2. Adobe Premiere Elements 2022
This program is also owned by Adobe, as well as the previous one, and it is the simpler version of Adobe Premiere Pro CC. It is easier to use, and it is cheaper in price, and of course it does not have all the advanced capabilities found in the other.
If you want a good software for limited purposes, and don’t want the advanced capabilities of Adobe Premiere Pro CC, then this software is your best choice.
It is worth noting that there are many who use it, and find that it is very enough to make a professional video as well.
Here is a collection of resources to learn to use ADOBE PREMIERE ELEMENTS 2022
3. Wondershare Products for Creating and Editing Videos and Screen Recording (Filmora)
Wondershare is one of the leading platforms for creating and editing videos, and it has a lot of great tools and programs that you can rely on in creating and editing videos.
First, let’s take a brief overview of the most important tools of this platform, and then I will talk in detail about one of its most important and best products, which is Wondershare Filmora X.
Here is a list of Wondershare video making and editing products:
- Wondershare Filmii : An excellent tool for creating videos based on ready-made templates that you can edit easily.
- Wondershare FilmoraPro : a professional tool that has everything you need to edit and produce videos professionally.
- Wondershare FilmoraGo : A great video editing app for your mobile phone.
- DemoCreator : An excellent tool for creating videos with screen recording.
- Filmora FREE Online Video Trimmer : A free online video trimmer tool.
- Filmora FREE Online Meme Maker : A free tool for making memes online.
- Wondershare Filmora X is a great video editing program, which we will talk about in detail below.
Wondershare Filmora X is one of the most popular and best paid video editing software, but you can try it completely for free. There are many video makers who use and depend on it to make videos for YouTube and Facebook.
It is characterized by being easy to use and has a modern control panel, it will not take much time from the beginning of your use of it until you can master how to deal with it, this program works with Windows and Mac operating systems as well.
With it, you can make small videos with GIF extension, and you can also save your videos that you make with it in the highest quality up to 4K.
This program is characterized by containing a lot of various effects that you can add to your videos, which enable you to create a special touch for your videos, and it is distinguished by its wonderful ability to deal with details.
Here is a collection of resources for learning to use Filmora X
4. Camtasia Studio
A video making program that specializes primarily in recording from a computer screen. Through it, you can make practical explanations for a specific topic through your computer screen.
For example, if you have a YouTube channel that talks about Photoshop and provides educational videos, in this case Camtasia Studio will do the task of recording your explanations with the ability to add your voice to comment on the explanations.
And not only that, through this program, you can make adjustments to your videos, whether you recorded them through it or recorded them through a video camera.
This program is distinguished by its drag and drop feature, which makes it easy for you to make adjustments easily just by dragging the element and inserting it into the video.
Here is a collection of resources to learn to use camtasia studio
5. InVideo’s online video editor
InVideo is a great platform for creating online videos, meaning you can use it through your browser, so it doesn’t need any download. You just log in to the site, and then start creating your videos.
InVideo is one of the popular and trusted video creation platform, used by more than 1.5 million users in more than 190 countries around the world. With it, you can simply make videos and it is an easy tool and you can learn to deal with it in a short time.
This tool is excellent for creating advertisement, promotional, or social media videos. It comes with 4,000 different ready-to-use templates that you can use and edit to create great videos in no time.
This platform also has stock photos, and they have a good variety of text designs that you can use to come up with a video that fits your brand.
The great thing about this platform is that when you use it to make a video in its free version … here you will get a video without watermarks, unlike other platforms that have a free version.
Here are some other features and points about InVideo:
- Over 4000 ready-to-use templates, all of which are unique and handcrafted (ie not generated by software).
- A library containing over 8 million different media inventory, as well as 1 million from Shutterstock and Storyblock.
- A great feature to convert articles into videos.
- It contains very easy tools for cutting, grouping and deleting parts of video clips.
- With it, you can make special settings for all your videos for your own brand.
6. HitPaw Video Editor
HitPaw Video Editor is one of the best video editing programs ever, and the most easy to handle, as it contains all the tools you need to make a video or edit a video completely.
This program is one of the paid video editing programs, but you can try it for free. Its price depends on the license system, which you can buy from the official website of the program and use according to the term of the license, and then renew the license when it is renewed.
But they also have a lifetime license, which costs around $60, which in my opinion is a very economical option compared to an annual or monthly license.
HitPaw Video Editor contains a lot of features and features, the most important of which are:
- With it, you can apply more than 100 filters to your videos to give them the feel you want with the click of a button.
- The possibility of creative transition: which enables you to apply more than 130 creative transitions between scenes in a single video.
- You can put ready-made stickers on the video to give it a special feel (such as emoji or cartoon effects that are in the Snapchat program).
- It has a very easy to use interface and more than great, and even non-professionals can make professional videos through it.
- With it, you can precisely control the speed of your video.
- It has the ability to modify the image and sound separately.
- Possibility to add texts, change video size (ie video dimensions height and width).
- The official website is available in different languages.
There are many other features that you can learn about through the program’s official website.
It is worth noting that this program is affiliated with Hitpaw , which has a set of other great tools, including many tools that you can use online without downloading any programs.
Other important tools of this company are:
- Free online video editor.
- A special program for recording from the screen.
- Online screen recording tool.
- Remove watermarks from videos online.
- Remove video background online.
There are many other tools of the company, whether you can use it online, or you can use it by downloading the program.
It is worth noting that this program has a set of educational videos through which you can learn everything about using the program to produce professional videos.
7. Windows Movie Maker
If you want an easy and simple program for making a video, then this program is exactly what you need, this is a program belonging to Microsoft and used by millions of users of the Windows operating system.
It is easy to use, and it has a good number of features that enable you to make a good video, and it contains the main video editing features such as cutting, merging, or writing videos.
It’s perfect if your videos are a photo slideshow with music in the background. There are many options for the way the images are displayed, as you can add any text on each image separately, and there are also many options for the way to display the text on the images.
8. VSDC Free Video Editor
A completely free video maker, owned by the wonderful company softonic, and available for Windows only.
It supports most popular video formats, and it has a lot of good features compared to being completely free, but it is an ideal choice for making presentation videos.
It supports a lot of advanced visual effects, and also has a lot of advanced sound effects.
It is worth noting that there is a paid version of this program, which costs approximately $ 20, through which you can get more features from this program, such as the ability to make voice-over for videos.
Here is a collection of resources for learning to use VSDC
This program is like InVideo, you can use it online, it is a website that offers a tool for creating and designing videos. This site is very easy to use, and contains a lot of ready-made templates in many disciplines.
It is worth noting that this site is a great option for anyone who wants to make a video for marketing and promotional purposes, where you can make a video specifically for Facebook, YouTube, or Instagram.
Through it, you can also make videos for social occasions: such as videos for birthdays, weddings, holidays…etc.
This site has three plans: the first is completely free, but with limited options and features, the second costs about 5 dollars per month, and it has good options and features, and the third costs about 8 dollars per month, and it contains a lot of features and features without any limits.
It is worth noting that the site itself contains educational videos through which you can master the tool, and make great videos through it.
This is also a website that has a video creation tool, and you can use this tool by registering on the site. This site in particular is one of the most famous sites that provide online video creation services.
Like the previous site, it contains a lot of ready-made templates in many disciplines, and it has the ability to design videos for advertising campaigns specifically, they also have applications on Google Play and IOS.
This site does not have a free plan and has three paid plans: the first for $29 per month, the second for $59 per month, and the third for $209 per month.
Regarding learning to use, the site has a set of articles that explain how to use the program in a clear and simple way.
11. Final Cut Pro X
One of the great video design and editing programs, provided by the giant company Apple, is the strongest competitor to Adobe programs that put it at the top of the list.
This program is only available for Mac, and it is the ideal choice for Mac users, and it has a lot of great features and capabilities that let you do almost anything.
With it, you can adjust the colors (it contains a very advanced system for grading in colors), and through it you can remove noise from the video, and it enables you to modify the 360-degree videos.
This program is paid and its price is about 300 dollars paid once.
Here’s a collection of resources for learning to use Final Cut Pro X
This program is also a subsidiary of Apple, but it is completely free and comes with the Mac operating system only, and it is an easy and simple program, through which you can edit and create videos and add effects to them.
The slogan of this program is “Make a video like the official advertisements for Hollywood movies”, and it gives its users the ability to edit and save videos in 4k quality, and it allows you to slow down or speed up the videos, and many other features.
13. DaVinci Resolve 17
This program is produced by the wonderful company Blackmagic Design, and it is available for Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems , and it is completely free.
This program is considered one of the most advanced programs in video editing, especially in the feature of color correction, and it contains a huge number of features for editing and editing videos, whether in the element of sound or image.
It is worth noting that despite the great features and advantages of this program, it is easy to use and there is no complexity in its interface, and it is also characterized by speed, especially in the feature of cutting videos.
There is a paid version of this program called DaVinci Resolve Studio, which has more advanced features, but for most people the free version is more than enough.
Here is a collection of resources for learning to use DaVinci Resolve 16
This program is a bit different, which is what I will conclude the list with, it specializes in 3D video design, and the first great thing about this program is that it is open source and completely free for life.
Through this program, you can create wonderful animation videos, and therefore it comes with great and advanced features that enable you to design an animation video from scratch, up to the level that you see in the most famous animation films.
Here is a collection of resources to learn to use Blender
In this list, I have deliberately put together a set of various programs, which differ among themselves in many aspects, so that everyone can find the appropriate program, each according to his own needs and his financial and skill capabilities.
Of course, there are a lot of other great video editing and maker software, but here I have put the best and most important ones according to my diversity plan.
Whether you are a beginner or a professional, you want a program to create a video from scratch or to edit your video, you want a free program or a paid program, you use the Windows, Linux or Mac operating system … I am sure that you will find the right program in this list.
Finally, I would like to emphasize that as long as there is no intention to learn and a willingness to make an effort, the tools, no matter how wonderful they are, do not mean anything at all, so from the winners we send a message to every young man who wants to learn video design and editing:
My friend, you must first have the passion and love for the field of video production and editing, and you must also have the desire to learn and the willingness to make an effort in order to reach professionalism.
At the top, I deliberately put resources to learn most of the programs I mentioned, but the learning process is a continuous process, and you need to search for yourself and get your own sources, and ask professionals when necessary, and this is your only way to professionally design and edit videos.
In the end, I wish you success in your journey in making videos with any of the programs that I have developed in this topic, and do not forget to share the topic with your interested friends so that the benefit will prevail.