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Create Cartoon Explainer Videos Easily With Toonly

Toonly is a simple and powerful drag and drop explainer video creation software tool that lets you create professional cartoon explainer videos quickly and easily …

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Create Cartoon Explainer Videos Easily With Toonly

Create Cartoon Explainer Videos Easily With ToonlyVideo marketing is an effective way to promote your business online.

The main challenges of using videos to promote your business online, however, is that your target audience has a limited attention span and so many other competing businesses are also using videos.

Cartoon explainer videos can be very effective not only when it comes to grabbing and keeping a viewer’s attention, but they can also be used to inform, educate, and convert viewers into prospective clients and customers, train users, simplify complex subjects, tell engaging stories, and a whole lot more! They are also great for getting your point across quickly, reducing customer support calls, and getting shared online.

Cartoon explainer videos work really well, but they can also be expensive to create. A digital agency will typically charge thousands of dollars to create a short animated video for your business, and some will even charge thousands of dollars per minute of video!

We have discovered an inexpensive and easy-to-use cartoon explainer video creation software that we are now using to create animated explainer videos in-house. This software tool is called Toonly.

TOONLY

Toonly - a simple drag and drop explainer video creator

(Toonly – a simple drag and drop explainer video creator)

Toonly is a simple, inexpensive, and powerful drag and drop explainer video creation software tool that lets you create professional cartoon explainer videos quickly and easily without requiring video creation skills, animators, illustrators, etc.

Toonly was developed by the creators of Doodly, another powerful video creation tool that lets you create doodle videos.

Toonly is available for PC and Mac users. After installing and launching the software, simply login …

Toonly login screen

(Toonly login screen)

And you will come to the main dashboard (‘My Videos’) section, where you can create a new video or edit an existing video …

Toonly dashboard

(Toonly dashboard)

Toonly has an intuitive interface. You don’t have to be a video designer to start creating videos, as the software provides a growing library of built-in scenes, backgrounds, animated characters, text, objects (including the ability to upload your own images), royalty-free music backgrounds, and more. You can also add voice overs directly into your videos …

Toonly video creation interface

(Toonly video creation interface)

To create your video storyline, just drag and drop text or images (called objects) into a ‘scene’, adjust timelines, specify settings for your objects, preview and save, then create the next scene …

Build an animated explainer video with multiple scenes

(Build an animated explainer video with multiple scenes)

Toonly provides many different scenes, scene transitions, characters, props, objects, etc. to build your video storylines. All characters are custom drawn by the software’s own graphic design team, and you can import your own images into the program to add to your videos.

Animated characters come with dropdown menus allowing you to select the activity you want them to engage in during your scene. You can even make characters engage in multiple actions within a scene (for example, they can walk into a room, shake hands with another person, talk on a cellphone, then sit down and start working on their laptop, while other characters and objects are also performing their own actions …

Animate your video characters with various actions

(Animate your video characters with various actions)

Toonly provides keyboard shortcuts to help make creating and editing videos faster …

Toonly keyboard shortcuts

(Toonly keyboard shortcuts)

Toonly is also very well supported. As a user, you get access to video tutorials where you can learn how to use all the features of the software, a Facebook group where you can post questions and engage in discussions with other users, FAQ and customer support sections, a feature request page, and more …

Toonly is well supported

(Toonly is well supported)

The software is also regularly updated with new features and new elements …

Toonly is regularly updated

(Toonly is regularly updated)

Toonly is an ideal and inexpensive video creation tool that can be used in any niche, industry, or profession. The software can benefit users such as:

  • Small Business Owners & Service Providers
  • E-Commerce Store Owners & Digital Marketers
  • Information Technology Companies
  • Human Resources Departments
  • Trainers & Presenters
  • B2b Sales
  • Non-Profits
  • Etc.

Some of the many uses for Toonly include:

  • Landing/Email-Capture Pages
  • Facebook Ads
  • Social Media Channels
  • Video Salesletters
  • Crowdfunding
  • etc.

Here is a cartoon explainer video we created from scratch using Toonly in just a couple of hours …

(WPMasterclasses.com Promo Video)

[Note: The above video is displayed on this page using another very powerful video tool we have written about that lets you monetize videos on your WordPress site called Affiliate Video Pro.]

No doubt, videos are an important part of marketing your business online effectively. If you are looking for a powerful and inexpensive video creation tool that lets you create professional-quality engaging animated cartoon explainer videos quickly and easily without requiring any video design skills, then consider using Toonly.

For more information about the software, pricing, FAQs. etc. visit the site here:  Toonly – Cartoon Explainer Video Creation Software

Create Cartoon Explainer Videos Easily With Toonly

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Affiliate Video Pro – Earn Affiliate $$$ From YouTube Videos

Affiliate Video Pro is a clever and useful WordPress plugin that lets you easily boost your affiliate commissions using any YouTube video …

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Affiliate Video Pro – Earn Affiliate $$$ From YouTube Videos

Affiliate Video Pro - Generate Affiliate Revenue Using YouTube Videos

(Affiliate Video Pro – Generate Affiliate Revenue Using YouTube Videos)

Affiliate Video Pro is a clever and useful WordPress plugin that lets you easily boost your affiliate commissions using any YouTube video.

Watch the video below for a demo of what this plugin can do …

Affiliate Video Pro – More Details …

Affiliate Video Pro is 1-2-3 simple to use:

  1. Find a video on YouTube about a product you want to promote. This can be a video in any niche or industry: a product sales video created by the developer, a training video … even someone else’s review video.
  2. Add the YouTube video to the Affiliate Video Pro embed tool, then quickly trim it (skip a long intro or a long ending and show only an enticing section of the video), add a headline, a call to action button and your affiliate link … all this only takes about a minute!
  3. Paste the video shortcode into a post or page.

When users watch the video and want to know more about the product, they will be taken to the product offer page or a landing page via your affiliate link.

Using The Affiliate Video Pro Plugin

Affiliate Video Pro installs like any other WordPress plugin (if you need help installing plugins, see this tutorial: How To Install WordPress Plugins).

After installing, activating and unlocking the plugin, you will find all the features you need to use this tool inside your WordPress dashboard.

Adding and customizing videos with your affiliate link is easy and takes less than a minute …

Create affiliate videos quickly inside your WordPress dashboard

(Create affiliate videos quickly inside your WordPress dashboard)

A great feature of this plugin is the ability to trim start and end sections of the original video, which allows you to remove long or unnecessary video introductions and/or endings …

Affiliate Video Pro - Trimmer Feature

(Affiliate Video Pro – Trimmer Feature)

Another great feature is the ability to add a footer ‘callout’ to the video …

Affiliate Video Pro - Add A Footer Callout

(Affiliate Video Pro – Add A Footer Callout)

All the videos you create with Affiliate Video Pro are stored in a searchable video library, allowing you to easily access, edit, analyze, or delete your videos …

Affiliate Video Pro Dashboard - Video Library

(Affiliate Video Pro Dashboard – Video Library)

After creating a video, you can add it to any post or page on your website by simply copying and pasting a shortcode, or add it to an external website using one of the available script options (‘JS Snippet’ or ‘Raw HTML’) …

Affiliate Video Pro Dashboard - Video Shortcode

(Affiliate Video Pro Dashboard – Video Shortcode)

Useful Tip

If you sell products through affiliate marketing, your affiliates can post your sales, training and product review videos on their sites using one of these script options (remember to use the direct URL to your product page in the video).

You can also track stats about your videos, like engagement (how many users viewed your video) and conversion (how many users clicked through to the destination page) in the plugin dashboard …

Affiliate Video Pro Dashboard - Track Engagement Stats

(Affiliate Video Pro Dashboard – Track Engagement Stats)

To learn more about all the plugin’s settings, options, and features, visit the plugin site here: Affiliate Video Pro

The plugin also has a premium version with additional useful features.

For example, with the premium version installed, you can search for videos directly from your WordPress Dashboard by entering specific keywords …

Affiliate Video Pro - Video Search Feature

(Affiliate Video Pro – Video Search Feature)

You can also get insights about the videos returned by the search at the click of a button (this is useful for accessing information like keywords being used to promote the product videos, etc.) …

Affiliate Video Pro - Insights Feature

(Affiliate Video Pro – Insights Feature)

Another great feature of the premium version of the plugin is the ability to quickly select and add any video you want to use to your video library and customize it with your affiliate details …

Affiliate Video Pro - Quickly Select & Add New Videos

(Affiliate Video Pro – Quickly Select & Add New Videos)

With Affiliate Video Pro, you can quickly build a library of video content embedded with your affiliate links using all kinds of videos, including sales videos, training videos … even other people’s review videos …

Useful Tip

When using affiliate links, we recommend using a link redirection management tool. This allows you to easily redirect your affiliate links to other products or landing pages if anything happens (e.g. the product owner moves the page to a different location or the product becomes unavailable).

Affiliate Video Pro – Benefits & Features

  • Works with all affiliate links (e.g. Amazon, JVZoo, Shareasale, WarriorPlus, ClickBank, etc.)
  • Everything is done inside your WordPress dashboard. Control all videos from one central location (update video in your dashboard and all videos published on your site update automatically!)
  • Build a searchable library of affiliate offers.
  • Generates video shortcodes and scripts (use these to add your videos to other websites).
  • Tracks video engagements and conversions.
  • Premium features let you save time by searching videos based on keywords, instantly create new affiliate videos with one-click, and view useful insights and data from selected videos … all without leaving your dashboard.
  • Use this tool with your own videos or any video listed on YouTube that is suitable for your promotion.

If you use WordPress to promote affiliate products or plan to make money online with affiliate video marketing, Affiliate Video Pro is a ‘must-have’ plugin.

For more information about this plugin, go here: Affiliate Video Pro

We hope that you have found this information useful.

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WordPress User Manual: How To Create A Post In WordPress

Learn how to create an effective post in WordPress.

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WordPress User Manual: How To Create A Post In WordPress

The content below is from The Complete Step-By-Step WordPress User Manual, a comprehensive WordPress User Manual for non-techies that includes 500+ pages of searchable, printable, and detailed step-by-step WordPress ‘How To’ checklists, cheatsheets, tables, and flowcharts covering everything you need to know to use your WordPress site (no coding skills required).

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Note: We no longer display content from the WordPress User Manual on this site. For more information on downloadable WordPress checklists, please go here: The Complete Step-By-Step WordPress User Manual.

Download The WordPress User Manual

  • Does your business use WordPress?
  • Do you or your staff need training on how to use your WordPress site more effectively?

Use The Complete Step-By-Step WordPress User Manual as a WordPress learning or training manual, or as a handy reference guide for accessing the information you need quickly and easily.

Check out the video below for a sample of the manual’s content …

Download The Complete Step-By-Step WordPress User Manual

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