PowToon

Video creation platform for creating animated videos and presentations.

Website: powtoon.com 

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PowToon nonprofit animation software

Uses:

  • Create, edit, and share marketing videos for your nonprofit
  • Create animated presentations by manipulating pre-created objects, imported images, provided music and user created voice-overs
  • Drag-and-drop feature lets you personalize videos with ease using customizable ready-made templates and elements or your own images, backgrounds, and sounds
  • Export to YouTube or downloaded as an MP4 file

Pros:

  • Easy to make professional-looking animated videos—how-to videos, slideshows and presentations
  • Give context and greater meaning to your nonprofit’s mission and values
  • Strike a wider range of emotional tones by portraying real individuals in an abstract way
  • Easily customize the text, characters, transitions and effects

Cons:

  • Limited features on free plan: cannot be downloaded, basic design quality, contains PowToon watermark
  • Limited character gestures

Pricing:

  • Free:
    • Up to 5 minutes of video, 100Mb of storage, basic resolution, export to PDF & PPT, animated charts & graphs, 46 tunes, 16 styles
  • Pro: $19/month ($228 annually)
    • Up to 15 minutes of video, 2Gb of storage, full privacy controls, HD resolution, download as MP4, collaborate with other users, 88 tunes, 24 styles
  • Business: $59/month ($708 annually)
    • HD 60 mins/full HD 8 mins, 10Gb of storage, full HD resolution, unlimited tunes, unlimited styles, commercial rights