Kinetic Type Animation on Beat | After Effects Tutorial

In this After Effects Tutorial, I’ll show you how to animate kinetic type to music.
How to make sure your animations are on beat. And along the way some thoughts on the structure behind an animation like that.
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► The song I use is from @artlist
It’s called “Hit the Beat – No Lead Vocals” by IamDayLight.
The in-point is at 24 secs and 17 frames (24fps)

You can download a watermarked version of the song, without subscribing.
This video is NOT sponsored by the way;-) I just really like their music.

0:00 Intro
0:25 Animation & Audio
2:00 Animating Text with “Echo”
4:34 Animating Text along Path
5:55 The Beginning
7:25 Repeat and Vary
8:02 Animating Text Tracking
9:05 Animating a Countdown
11:47 Outro

► Software: Adobe After Effects 18.0 (I use the “Default” Workspace in my tutorials)
► I use music from @artlist:
► I use footage from @artgrid:

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