Who Uses This Software?

Fortune 500, Enterprise companies, Businesses at all stages, Entrepreneurs, Educational institues, non-profits, Government organizations and more


Average Ratings

43 Reviews
  • 4.5 / 5
    Overall
  • 4.5 / 5
    Ease of Use
  • 4.5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    $19.00/month/user
    See pricing details
  • Pricing Details
    license types: Free Pro Pro+ Agency Enterprise EDU
  • Free Version
    Yes
  • Free Trial
  • Deployment
    Cloud, SaaS, Web
  • Training
    Documentation
    Webinars
    Live Online
  • Support
    Online
    24/7 (Live Rep)

Vendor Details

  • Powtoon
  • www.powtoon.com
  • Founded 2012
  • United Kingdom

About Powtoon

Powtoon is a creative authoring platform empowering you to create animated videos and presentations on your own , without the need for technical or design training. If you can use PowerPoint you can create a Powtoon to show that wow factor, and deepen engagement with your audience


Powtoon Features

  • 3D
  • Animation
  • Audio
  • Collaboration
  • Content Library
  • Offline Editing
  • Offline Presenting
  • Search
  • Templates
  • Video
  • Zoom / Pan
  • 3D Video Editing
  • Audio Tools
  • Brand Overlay
  • Collaboration
  • Media Library
  • Social Sharing
  • Speed Adjustment
  • Split / Merge
  • Supports HD Resolution
  • Text Overlay
  • Video Capture
  • Video Stabilization
  • Analytics
  • Brand Overlay
  • Bulk Uploading
  • Closed Captions
  • Mobile Screen Support
  • Privacy Options
  • Social Sharing
  • Video Looping
  • Video Streaming

Powtoon Reviews Recently Reviewed!


I love Powtoon. Makes me look more professional than I am. And it is fairly easy to use.

May 11, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Easy to use, reasonable price, professional up to date look of the videos. Write a script, pick a template, put in your own video or use theirs, add music add a voice over. and in a few hours, you have a professional video you can put on facebook or other social media.

Cons: You have to pay for more video and music selection, but you can use your own that you can get from various sources around the internet.

Great animation software

May 10, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: I use PowToon to create animated marketing videos because it is simple and has a wide variety of templates. It also offers a unique style for presentations that is lively than the usual slideshows

Cons: The application has crashed several times forcing me to restart it and lose some progress on work that I was doing. This has happened only a few times

Overall: Powtoon does not require animation expertise to learn and use. Would definitely recommend for novice animators

A good tool to make impressive presentations in short time.

May 10, 2018
3/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
3 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: -It offers tons of ready-made templates.
-Their interface is very easy to use.
-It supports rich text editing.

Cons: -Presentations aren't saved automatically.
-It's not possible to save a copy of the presentation offline.

Easy to use

May 07, 2018
3/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
3 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Powtoon is the perfect tool if you want to make very cool presentation animations on your videos without having any editing skills.

Cons: Nothing to say, maybe more animations templates on the free version or make the animation tools more easy to use for rookies

Freemium plan available, best animated video editing software available today.

Apr 17, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: That they really do allow you to create a quality animated video on a freemium plan. For how high quality the platform is overall, PowToon does not need to offer this, however the fact that they do just goes to show they are about the user and not just about making money.

Cons: Nothing really, I mean I wish you could pull the PowToon branding off the freemium plan, but that's just wishing on my end.

Overall: Animated video creation on a budget.

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Animation Becomes Easy with PowToon

Apr 17, 2018
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: It's a time to create your own story with help of animations. Animation becomes easier with this software.

Cons: You have to pay for the pro version and in a free version there are limited access to some templates.

Perfect for animation videos

Apr 14, 2018
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: - you can make unlimited videos per month
- you have access to stock images and videos
- you have a lot of templates to choose from
- you can export in 1080p quality
- its good price

Cons: - its too much focus in animation and it takes a lot to make a video.
- you have limited storage data

Overall: Perfect for animation videos

I learnt this software in Marketing course. It's great tool.

Apr 13, 2018
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: I like those ready to use automation figures, and time adjustment feature. It is easy to upload to YouTube as well.

Cons: I remember I spent some time to learn all the available features. I have to pay some nice ready-to-use figures.

Overall: Created a lovely presentation, which can be uploaded to YouTube for everybody to see.

PowToon is a fun and simple way to make engaging content!

Apr 09, 2018
3/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: My company is a school, so we mainly use PowToon for the kids and parents, and they love the videos. They're simple to make and you can keep attention in a fun way. Highly recommend.

Cons: The free version is very limited. You can do a lot of cool things with the paid version, but the quality is pretty low on the free version, and maybe not even worth it if using in a professional capacity.

Never had anything better than powtoon to present my school projects with!!

Apr 06, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: I really like everything, especially the simplicity of using this software

Cons: The only thing is that you have to pay a lot of money to get the pro experience which is a lot better than this already amazing software.

PowToon is a great format for presenting as well as training with a very finished look and feel.

Apr 04, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support

Pros: I really like that even with the free version of the product there are a lot of choices of characters, background music, and scenes to fit a variety of needs. I used it both for work and school projects that required a more innovative way to present material requiring a bit of flair! The paid version gives even more options to increase the creativity of your presentation.

Cons: The paid version allows for users to create longer videos, but the free version was not nearly as long.

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Very creative video software

Apr 04, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Powtoon is a creative authoring platform empowering you to create animated videos and presentations. You don't have to be a techy.

Cons: Take sometime to get use to the software at first. Very creative once you learn how to manipulate the video features and benefits.

Overall: Video marketing and presentations

It is Awesome!! The end Results prove it. There are too many Good points and No Negatives!!

Apr 04, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: There are new improvements all of the time but the instructions always keep up with the quality of the Product. I am not a full time marketer but the time it takes me to create a video is amazing. I do not imagine what a Pro can do with it.

Cons: The only "hiccup" has been the HTML Editor freezing now and again. This may be "Flash" or HTML but a few seconds patience always fixes it.

Overall: Speed and Ease of Use when creating Ads.

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Nice platform, terrible pricing structure

Apr 02, 2018
2/5
Overall
2 / 5
Ease of Use
2 / 5
Features & Functionality
1 / 5
Customer Support
1 / 5
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Pros: Platform is easy to catch on to. Animations are nice. Presentations are structured to make sense for the consumer

Cons: Pricing structure is a nightmare. The trial period simply lets you create the presentation and not download anything of quality.

If you want to pay month-to-month, it is a high cost per month.

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Love what I can do

Apr 02, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: You can use PowToon for marketing, training, internal, etc and whip something up super fast. Anyone on the team can learn it in minutes, but it can also be "massaged" by media/design experts, too. It's a wonderful product.

Cool way to do develop presentations

Mar 31, 2018
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Nice software that one can use to create attractive presentations using cartoon characters. The animations are fun and interesting and the transitions make it more fun to watch.
There are a lot of characters to choose from. There is also tutorials online to learn from.

Cons: The free version has restrictions. And I observe when the project gets too large my personal computer lags.

Overall: Animation presentations

Love using powtoon to create motion designs myself. Some technical bugs sometimes though

Mar 29, 2018
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Nice tool, very easy to use, great choice of elements in the library, really really really reasonable price

Cons: I find the choices of music quite slim and I have had quite often some technical bugs, but maybe it was because of my IT system.

Overall: autonomy, savings, new professionnal skills

Great software, makes you create awesome videos, themes, presentations!

Mar 29, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: It's so intuitive and easy to use. And I can log in anywhere and still have my project easily accessible.

Cons: I don't like the fact that in some browsers it doesn't work very well. And I would like more character options, especially the animation characters.

I am a new customer to Powtoon and as a rookie animator, I find the product very user friendly.

Mar 28, 2018
4/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: It's easy to use and I can generally find whatever I'm looking for in just a few clicks. I also enjoy being able to save 'my scenes' to recycle content, but easily adding a new look to it.

Cons: I have noticed one or two issues with assets changing in appearance once put into 'play mode', which appear different from 'edit mode'. However I have had prompt assistance and support whenever I have enquired.

Overall: Quick and simple way to get a professional animated product.

I encountered a problem with duplicating + copying Powtoons. Excellent service to solve the problem

Mar 28, 2018
4/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
3 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
2 / 5
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Pros: Easy to use and adapt. Nice to make great toons. I made toons for my classes on economics, and its nice to see the result in the classroom.

Cons: The price for a license if you want more than what the free license offers. I would like to see more free options, characters etc. I am a starting teacher with a low salary.

Overall: The knowlegde and experience to make a toonlike animation to use with Flipping the Classroom.

Fantastic - has helped me connect with customers in an awesome format!

Mar 27, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: My customers are school parents and the cartoon options really grab their attention. I love telling stories through pictures and find it so much easier to put a presentation together on powtoon than any other presentation tool I've used or to write long text.

Cons: It's at the top of my budget limit. But the features are all fantastic and they keep rolling out new ones (like square format and mobile optimized) that help me expand my product offerings.

Overall: Create products that I can sell that are really fun to create!

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Powtoon has given us a way to affordably create videos to tell our story.

Mar 01, 2018
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
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Pros: It's pretty easy to use, they have templates if you aren't sure where to start and the resulting product is a nice video that looks like it could have been professionally produced.

Overall: We are able to share video content with our customers and prospects for a very reasonable expense, which gives us another way to try to engage with them on a regular basis and get their attention.

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I've been using Powtoon since it was in BETA. I use for both my business and the classroom

Feb 28, 2018
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: A variety of pre-built templates to use or edit. The business version has the most options for characters. It's very easy to do voiceover and export the final product.

Cons: The collaboration function doesn't work properly. This feature is still in BETA, but I'd like to use it like you can collaborate on a Google Slides. Sometimes updates don't save. I'd be sure to click SAVE every time you make a major change, or at least each slide you create.

Overall: Powtoon gave me the ability to create engaging content for my students. I've used it to create lessons in both a brick and mortar classroom as well as for online curriculum. I also use it for content on my Youtube channel.

Vendor Response

by Powtoon on March 01, 2018

Linda, thank you for the great review, We are making strides towards upgrading the collaboration feature into something very similar to google docs. In fact we are working on a whole new way to work in teams, share brand assets and powtoons, and work together on the same Powtoon. Stay tuned

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FANTASTIC!

Feb 23, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Everything! I love all the features and have used it extensively for work. Other parts of our global organization are starting to use it too. I started the trend - and now even our Headquarters in Atlanta are using it!

Cons: Would love more culturally appropriate characters - and also the hands that are featured in the 'whiteboard' piece - can we have options to make them not only Caucasian?

Overall: We are able to better communicate about our change process with our teams throughout the world, and that in turn has helped us move forward!

Vendor Response

by Powtoon on March 01, 2018

Thank you Reshma for your kind review. We have put a lot of emphasis in the last couple of months on character diversity, and in fact in the next few weeks you will see a great improvement on that front with dozens of new characters added.

A new, creative way to do aid presentations

Feb 07, 2018
4/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: PowToon is a great software that one can use to create attractive, creative presentations using cartoon characters. The animations are fun and interesting and the great transitions make it more fun to watch and keeps your audience engaged,

A major plus is that the character set is diverse and there are a lot to choose from. There is also lot of support and tutorials online for users to learn from.

Cons: Lovely software, but one of the cons that I encountered was that when my projects got too large, its seems to use a lot of CPU power because my computer lags.

Another con, for those user who love freebies, the free version has a lot of restrictions.

Overall: Great for aiding presentations

Great for presentations!

Jan 31, 2018
4/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: PowToon has a free online version, so it is cost effective. It is easy to use and creating cartoons and motions is pretty simple.

Cons: It would be great if PowToon provided more slide templates to use. Otherwise from that, it a great tool.

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Excellent!

Jan 26, 2018
4/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
3 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Powtoon have many features, you can create an animated character and make it move and act as well, this works really well. Also the voice adding feature works really well. I highly recommend this software.

Cons: Powtoon is pretty pricey, the subscription price is really high. As a beginner it takes time to understand the application.

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Use it to impact employees in your training

Jan 24, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: The best feature of the software is its easy to use, it is very intuitive since from the hundreds of screens they have, any person not vato or expert can create wonderful video animations in a few seconds. It also lets you import real videos to be complemented and animated. Our employees have liked the use we give in the instructions of each lesson or course.

Cons: the only disadvantage is that we always depend on an internet connection for their use could take a version desktop under user license. So that in the moments that we are without internet we can still use the great animation software

Overall: The best way to quickly make an entertaining video for our training and human resources department. With powtoon we can generate motivating videos to improve learning indices

Easy way to make engaging presentation

Jan 20, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: This beats powerpoint by far! We can create fun, engaging presentations for students, work presentations, etc with templates or from scratch, but Powtoon always has enough fun assets to make it playful and engaging.

Cons: It would be nice if you could download the presentation files directly instead of waiting for it to process and send a download link to your email.

Overall: This has completely changed the boring power point - our presentations are now fun.

PowToon provides an easy to use free program for creating short animated presentations.

Jan 19, 2018
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: It is extremely easy to create an account to log in to this free service. Someone without skills in design or animation can fairly easily make an animated presentation. There is a helpful video tutorial upfront walking you through the basic steps. It offers an array of canned templates to choose from so you can simply plug in the information you wish to share.

Cons: Ultimately the formatting options are limited and it would likely not be satisfying for someone who possesses animation and / or design skills.

My favorite presentation software

Jan 16, 2018
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: This is my go-to presentation creation software, far better than Power-Point slides. It is clear they are constantly improving their platform with new features and updates appearing regularly in the system, and I've watched over the years how the platform has continued to improve. I've not been able to find anything comparable in price and features on the market.

Cons: Occasionally there is a delay in the uploading of content, likely processing time for information to communicate between servers. Also, I wish there were an improvement on the way to render/download a mp4 file. Currently it renders it on the server and sends an email to download. I wish there were just a simple render/download button available on the program.

Overall: We make a lot of marketing videos, and this software makes it very easy to throw together a high-quality presentation very quickly, saving time and money in design work.

The best software i ever used I LOVE it, Its so cool !!! Worth every penny!!!

Dec 24, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Easy to use, convenient, it looks great, great customer support
It's so helpful. The best product around!

I use powtoon in my english classes, it helps me a lot

Dec 20, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: It's so modern and exciting, my students are very motivated. I have a lot of positive feedback. Powtoon gives you the posibilty to send acces for your students to do their own videos.

Cons: Perhaps it's a little bit difficult to add a voice in the videos

Overall: motivations, good feedback, work at home

DO NOT GIVE THIS COMPANY YOUR MONEY

Dec 15, 2017
1/5
Overall
1 / 5
Ease of Use
1 / 5
Features & Functionality
1 / 5
Customer Support
1 / 5
Value for Money

Cons: It doesn't work. They charge your credit card fraudulently even after you cancel your service. It is taking them 60 days to give a refund, and I am doubtful that I will even get one.

Overall: NONE!

Creative, fun for kids

Dec 14, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: I love letting my students use Powtoon for projects. The students can use their imagination and be creative when making presentations or Public Service Announcements. I just let them learn through play. Sometimes the student that struggles with PowerPoint becomes inspired with Powtoon. I'm always amazed at how quickly they learn to manipulate the animations and transitions without my assistance.

Cons: There is a learning curve with this, some students adapt quickly others may struggle. When using free version have students use only free materials otherwise they cannot publish it properly

Overall: Let's kids Imagination run wild, be creative.

PowToon Animation Is Great For Beginners

Nov 28, 2017
4/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
3 / 5
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Pros: PowToons is a great animation tool for beginners and novices looking to create simple, animated videos!

Cons: There are some features that are difficult to learn and some of the complexity of the product is lacking. They need to update their images regularly!

Overall: PowToon is good for beginners, but not really that beneficial for those who are more advanced.

Cute animation and templates.

Nov 09, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: You can decide whether you want your video to be professional, corporate or it should be fancy with infographics.

Cons: Most the featured are blocked in the free account. But premium account has all the features to use.

Easy to use even if you're not an instructional designer!

Oct 03, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: The functions and templates that can be used to create. The music background within the templates. I'm not a designer but wanted something to use for quick hit marketing or updates. I played on it for a while through a free trial and even recorded something. Definitely need a better mic but it worked. It was good enough to test the waters and purchase a package.

Makes it possible to show things visually

Jul 11, 2017
4/5
Overall
3 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: This was a great tool to illustrate a process, sequence, and steps in a cute and silly way. The layouts were really helpful.

Cons: Some parts were glitchy, so I spent way too much time figuring out why the hand kept appearing. Turns out I just needed to refresh the page.

Fun and easy to use

Jan 24, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
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Pros: Easy to use, fun. Produces very professional looking videos.

Cons: It is difficult to select objects and edit if they overlap.
I would like to be able to add tags to the images so I could easily find those I want to use multiple times.
When changing the sizes of objects, both the width and height change proportionately. It would be good to be able to change just one, especially boxes.

Overall: I am an instructional designer/developer and I use PowToon as part of eLearning courses and to communicate changes to end users. The premade templates make PowToon really easy to use. I find a look I like then modify with my content. Each template has its own music but I may upload my own music and upload images to personalize the video even more.

If I have a question, I can chat directly with the support team (and I have had lots of questions). I had some trouble understanding the timing of objects when I first started. (Hint: where the thumbnail displays on the time line has Nothing to do with the exit time) and was frustrated by the lack of technical information about how the product works. This is because they depend on their support team to help users. Generally this is good but I would like to see Some documentation, even if it were just voiceovers on a PowToon to explain something.

I found using a PowToon to communicate a recent system change to end users resulted in about a 70% view rate instead of a close to 10% read rate for just an email for a previous communication. I host the video on our SharePoint site and provide a link so it's easy to track the views.

I just extended my subscription for another year and look forward to new features, new images, and new templates.

Recommendations to other buyers: Contact the support team with questions. Works best with Chrome so install that before you use PowToon for the first time to avoid frustration. Don't be afraid to change the type entrance and exit for objects. They are just a suggestions.

So fun and easy. My 10 year old loves creating videos

Dec 14, 2016
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Love that when I have a question, I can email them and they respond very quickly. They go above and beyond. It is easy to teach yourself, but the tutorials are also great. My daughter has created a few of them herself, and she is 10 years old. You can customize to anything you need it to be. Love the option to do voice over or music. Incredibly user friendly. Cannot say enough awesome things about this program.

Cons: NOTHING

Overall: Cannot say enough good things about this software. Super fun to create videos, it is not the norm, hold clients' attention. They give great advice and techniques to help you make the best PowToon. Templates are awesome.

Great platform for DIY Presentations

Dec 13, 2016
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: I've used powtoon to make website videos, digital advertisements, story-lines, and other presentations. The platform makes it very easy to create animated videos with a large selection of objects and people, but also allows you to upload your own artwork, giving you a lot of flexibility to create a video around your style. I wish they had features to allow you to change the timing of transitions, but they constantly roll out upgrades to their service, so I'm optimistic they will improve the features as time goes on.

Powtoon is perfect for you... if you're willing to pay.

Nov 04, 2016
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
3 / 5
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Pros: It looks great! It's way less boring than your average Powerpoint slides!

Cons: The free version is not all that good.

Overall: I used to be sooo excited about Powtoon. It was way cooler than the boring Powerpoints used by everyone. You could even publish your presentations as cartoon videos! However, there's always a catch. Using the free version, the only way to publish is to publish on Youtube... with a watermark... and low resolution.