How To Upload A Video On Canva

Canva is a popular online graphic design tool that allows you to create a variety of graphic content including videos. With its user-friendly interface, you can easily upload and edit your own videos. In this blog post, we will guide you through the process of how to upload a video on Canva.

Step 1: Log in to Your Canva Account

To start, you need to have a Canva account. If you do not have one, you can easily create one by visiting the Canva website and clicking on the “Sign up” button. Once you have an account, log in and you will be directed to your Canva homepage.

Step 2: Start a New Design

From your Canva homepage, click on the “Create a design” button on the top right side of the page. This will open a drop-down menu with various design options. Choose the appropriate size for your video or select custom dimensions if necessary.

Step 3: Insert a Video

Now that you have a new design format, it’s time to upload your video. On the left side of the screen, you will see a panel with different options including “Elements”, “Text”, and “Videos”. Click on the “Videos” tab.

At the top of the video panel, there’s an “Uploads” button. Click on it and then select “Upload media“. Locate the video you wish to upload from your device and click “Open“. Your video will now start uploading to Canva.

Step 4: Position Your Video

Once your video is uploaded, you can click on it to insert it into your design. You can then adjust the size and position of the video on your canvas according to your needs. Once you’re happy with the placement, you can start adding other elements or texts to the design.

Step 5: Save and Download Your Design

Once you’re done with your design, click on the “Download” button at the top right corner of the page. Choose your preferred file type and click on “Download” again. Your video design will now be saved to your device.


And there you have it – a simple, step-by-step guide on how to upload a video on Canva. With these easy steps, you can start creating wonderful video designs and content for your projects. Happy designing!