6 Best video editing software for free

Whether you are your home master chef or a weekend GoPro shooter, these 6 best video editing software is for free if you are on your tight budget.

In this digital era, everyone wants to showcase their skills and talent to the world, and the one way of doing it is by making a video of it. Youtube is one of the biggest platforms which can help you to reach thousands and millions of your audience.

If skills and talent are important for video creation, then making quality and professional video is also important. A quality video will reach your audience as quickly as possible.

Now if you have decided to go digital and want to make an impression in this world, the video editor that you will choose is really important.

If you are a beginner and don’t want to invest thousands of Rupees on a software or a video professional, then this post will really help you with your budget.

Here I will be listing the 6 best video editing software which is completely free. These software will be available for MAC, Windows, and Linux as well.

6 best video editing software :

  1. VSDC Free Video Editor :

    VSDC free video editor

    VSDC is a popular and free video editing software for windows. Yeah, you read it right, it is only for windows and not available for MAC.
    If we talk about its feature, it is capable of processing high-resolution footage including 4K UHD3D, and VR 360-degree videos. Not only this, but you can also do live color correction and take motion tracking shots and editing on them.
    It also has advanced post-production features like Motion tracking and you can even change the color of background using Chroma Key.
    In short, you can do all the professional video editing work which is only available in professional video editing software.

  2. OpenShot :

    openshot video editor

    The good thing about OpenShot is, it’s a free video editing software that is available across all platforms. That means it is available for MAC, Windows, and Linux as well. For one thing, this software is really appreciated is its simplicity. It has nice clean interface which can be easily understood by a beginner as well. Coming onto the features, you can do multiple things such as
    1. Trim and slice the video.
    2. Add animation and keyframes.
    3. Add multiple track and video effects.
    4. Add text and audio waves.
    5. etc . . . etc and etc.

  3. Windows Movie Maker 10 :

    windows movie maker 10

    Windows movie maker is a discontinued video editing software program by Microsoft, but you can easily get it from the Microsoft store for free. The good thing about this video editor is that it can easily run in light computers. That means it doesn’t require high-end hardware configuration to run.
    This software is for those, who don’t want to do heavy video editing and do not have much knowledge of Video editing.
  4. Blender :

    Blender video editor

    Blender is the best and professional video editing software that is freely available. This is designed especially for professionals who work in 3D animations.
    Blender is the free and open-source 3D creation suite. With the help of Blender, you can create
    1. 3D animation movies,
    2. visual effects,
    3. 3D modeling,
    4. Story Art, drawing 2D in 3D
    5. Motion Graphics
    6. Game design.

    7. and ofcourse, video editing as well.
    This software is a little bit difficult to use but once you get a solid hands on it, it will definitely add a lot more value.
  5. iMovie :
    imovie video editor

    iMovie is a free video editing software that is only available to Apple users. If you have a MAC, then you can use this software for free. With the help of this video editor, you can edit videos professionally. It’s a simple video editing software and can be used by anyone with ease.
    If you have a basic knowledge of video editing, then you can really edit some pretty amazing videos.
  6. Shotcut :

    shotcut free video editor

    Shotcut is a free video editing software that is available on all platforms. That means it is also available for Windows, MAC, and Linux as well. The look and feel of this software are just like any other professional video editing software. Coming onto its features, with the help of this software you can do a lot of things such as :
    1. add multiple video effects.
    2. do audio editing.
    3. has support for 4K video editing
    4. has support for webcam capture.
    5. has support for audio capture.
    6. has support for animations and color grating.
    7. etc . . . etc . . . etc.

So these are the 6 best video editing software which are free.

For more info you can watch this video.


Swetabh is an Android Developer and a Tech enthusiast. His enthusiasm drives him to know about various technologies. Now he wanted to share his knowledge to other enthusiast who are passionate to know-how and become a GIZMOMIND.

This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. Debashish Tantubai

    Thanks Swetabh !! Can you please also get something good for mobile devices .

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