How To Add Video To Canva Presentation

Canva’s user-friendly platform is not just limited to designing stunning graphics. You can also create engaging presentations. And what makes a presentation more engaging? The answer is Video! Yes, you can add videos to your Canva presentation to make it more interactive and interesting. This blog post will guide you on how to add video to your Canva presentation.

Step-by-Step Guide on Adding Video to Canva Presentation

Step 1: Open Your Canva Presentation

Log in to your Canva account and open the presentation where you want to add the video. If you’re starting from scratch, you can select a template or create a new blank presentation.

Step 2: Click on the ‘Elements’ Tab

On the left side of the Canva workspace, you’ll find the ‘Elements’ tab. Click on it to open the Elements menu.

Step 3: Click on ‘Video’

In the Elements menu, you’ll find a ‘Videos’ option. Click on it to access Canva’s video library. Here, you can either choose from Canva’s video collection or upload your own.

Step 4: Add the Video to Your Slide

To add a video from Canva’s collection, just click on the video and it will be added to your slide. If you want to upload your own video, click on the ‘Uploads’ button located on the left-side menu, then click on the ‘Upload Media’ button. From here, you can upload a video file from your device.

Step 5: Resize and Position the Video

Once the video is on your slide, you can resize and position it. Simply click on the video and drag the corners to resize it. To move the video, click and hold in the middle of the video, then drag it to your preferred location.

Step 6: Preview Your Slide

After adding and positioning the video, always preview your slide to make sure everything looks as expected. To preview, click on the ‘Present’ button at the top right corner of the screen.


Adding a video to your Canva presentation is a simple and effective way to make your presentations more engaging. By following these steps, you can easily integrate videos into your Canva presentations and take your designs to the next level. Happy designing!