You came across a scroll-stopping Instagram Reel and wanted to create a similar Instagram Reel as you saw. No worries! With Instagram’s latest Instagram Reels Templates feature, you can easily create your Reels using others’ Reels as a template.
So, in this tutorial, we will walk you through how to use others’ Reels as Instagram Reels templates for your Reels and offer you a great online alternative to using more quality Reels templates.
Here’s What You Will Learn:
Also, read how to add transitions to Instagram Reels.
What Are Instagram Reels Templates
Well, Instagram Reels Templates or Reels Templates are one of the latest features of Instagram that allow you to quickly create a Reel using another Reel’s audio and timing as a template.
Create Reels with the latest Instagram Reels Template feature.
By tapping the “Use Template” button, you can replace videos and photos with yours in the others’ Reels while keeping the same audio and timestamps in the original Reels.
How to Create Reels Using Others’ Reels Templates on Instagram
Currently, Instagram offers you two ways to find and use Instagram Reels Templates:
Option 1: Select from Instagram Reels Templates in Reels’ Tab
Tap Reels’ tab on Instagram.
Flip through and use existing Instagram Reels templates on Instagram.
Replace the videos and photos with yours in an Instagram Reels Template.
Option 2: Browse through Reels with the “Use Template” Icon
Swipe through Reels to find Reels with the “Use Template” icon.
Replace the videos and photos with yours in the existing Instagram Reels template.
Save Instagram Reels templates and find them in the saved Reels tab.
Alternative: How to Create Reels by Instagram Reels Templates Online
Well, though the latest Instagram Reels Templates feature offers you an easier way to imitate viral Reels with ease, you do run into risks that your Reels will look the same as others.
So, for content creators, another viable option to create Reels is to use the designer-made and fully-customizable Instagram Reels Templates offered by FlexClip online video maker.
Create original Reels using FlexClip’s Instagram Reels templates online.
Select an Instagram Reel template.
Upload your Reels’ videos and photos to FlexClip.
Drag and drop your videos and photos to replace those in Reels’ template.
Double-click the premade texts > type in your texts and customize their fonts, colors, duration, position, and text animations like typewriter effects, glitter, bounce, stomp, etc.
Customize the text and its styles and text animations, etc.
Select from 200+ trending transitions for your Reels; add GIPHY stickers, and decorative shapes and elements; use filters to color-grade your videos/photos, adjust their speed, or apply effect overlays like lens flare effects, or snow, smoke, or vintage film grains overlays, etc to add styles to your Reels.
Add trending liquid transitions and GIPHY stickers and more video effects to your Reels.
Click the Audio tab and you can select from thousands of royalty-free and studio-like music and sound effects to match the vibes of your Reels.
Layer royalty-free music and sound effects to your Reels.
Done with the editing. You can directly download your Reels video to your PC or directly share it to YouTube, Google Drive, or Dropbox; a clickable link and an embed code are also available for a private share or repurposing.
Now, It's Your Move
So, now you know how to easily create Reels using the Instagram Reels templates feature on Instagram and those designer-made Reels templates in FlexClip. Keep experimenting and finding your styles for Reels. If you find this post helpful, do share it on your Facebook or Twitter and leave your comments to us. Cheers!