How to make a Facebook video

Learn how to make a Facebook video for your business or personal use in minutes. Edit your own video clip or use professional stock library. Make your video tailored for social media with square format.

How to make a video for Facebook: step by step

Step 1. Choose a video clip

Upload your video or choose from the library of 300 million professional clips and images. If you do not have a video clip ready, no worries: you have access to the rich library of stock video clips about anything with Wave.video.

Step 2. Switch to square

Square videos perform better on Facebook, so make sure you crop your video to square. It is easy to do it with Wave.video, even if your original video is in the landscape format: just switch between the tabs and adjust the clip.

Step 3. Style up your video

How to make a Facebook video? Use text overlay. Text overlay is a powerful marketing instrument you do not want to miss on. 80% of viewers watch videos with the sound off on Facebook, so make sure your message gets to the audience by adding stylish text over your clips.

Step 4. Download and upload to Facebook

Once you have finished making your Facebook video, head over to the Publish tab and download it. You can then upload it to Facebook and enjoy all those likes and shares from your audience.

What the experts are saying

Amy Schmittauer Landino
Just loving what I'm seeing! Really fun interface. Super easy way to make a great video
Amy Schmittauer Landino

Globally-recognized YouTuber, speaker, author, and entrepreneur