Using YouTube After Effects templates is a great way to create professional-quality graphical and animated assets for YouTube channels and videos.

After Effects is one of the most widely used compositing software and It has everything a YouTube creator can ask for.

With the help of templates, it is extremely easy to import tons of pre-made assets into your existing projects for a streamlined workflow.

YouTube After Effects templates often includes multiple sets of elements from various different categories, such as:

  • Intro & Outro Openers
  • End Screens
  • Logo Openers
  • Like & Subscribe Overlays
  • Social Media Icons
  • Lower Thirds
  • And Much More…

In the list down below, I’ve put together the top 10 YouTube After Effects templates for YouTube creators to personify their channel & videos.

For the Premiere Pro version of these templates, check out: Top 10 YouTube Premiere Pro Templates For YouTube Creators

1. YouTube Essentials Library

YouTube Essentials Library - YouTube After Effects Templates

This YouTube After Effects template contains more than 230 elements to make your YouTube channel unique and unforgettable.

YouTube Essentials Library will handle all your channel design and presentation so that you can concentrate on creating awesome content.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CC 2018 and above.


2. YouTube Subscribe Overlays

YouTube Subscribe Overlays - YouTube After Effects Templates

This After Effects template features 30 overlays, 5 end cards, and 70 social media lower thirds that you can add in between your YouTube videos

These will remind the viewers to like, subscribe, and share your videos to increase reach, popularity, and engagement.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CS5 and above.


3. YouTube Motion Library

YouTube Motion Library - YouTube After Effects Templates

YouTube Motion Library is an all-in-one YouTube After Effects template with 165 unique animated elements for video creators.

It includes a wide range of transitions, lower thirds, like & subscribe overlays, info bars, start & end screens, titles, and more.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CC 12.0 and above.


4. YouTuber Pack Comic Edition V3.0

YouTuber Pack Comic Edition V3.0

This mega pack has more than 170 items and everything else you need to take your YouTube channel to the next level.

Whether it is about Comics, Fandom, Movies, Animations, Games, or just anything – everything is at your disposal, fully customizable and super easy to use.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CS 5.5 and above.


5. The YouTuber Pack 3.0

The YouTuber Pack 3.0

The YouTuber Pack 3.0 features a library of 100 ready-to-use animated graphic elements.

You’ll get professional quality backgrounds, overlays, transitions, icons, social media icons, and tons of other items for your YouTube channel and videos.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CS5.5 and above.


6. YouTube Reminder Animations

YouTube Reminder Animations

This YouTube After Effects template will hook you up with 10 modern and unique YouTube reminder animated overlays to increase likes and subscribers count.

All animations are rendered in QuickTime files with transparency (alpha channel). You can simply drag and drop them on top of your footage layer in Premiere Pro.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CC 2018 and above.


7. YouTube Promo Kit 2.0

YouTube Promo Kit 2.0

YouTube Promo Kit contains more than 250 scenes from various different categories and is made specifically for YouTube creators.

In this After Effects template, you will get 20 channel openers, 25 logo reveals, 25 broadcast titles, 10 headings, 20 lower thirds, more than 70 social media elements, 25 transitions, subscribe buttons, icons, and more.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CS6 and above.


8. YouTube End Screens

YouTube End Screens

This After Effects template offers 10 different styles of end screens for your YouTube videos.

There are Call to Action buttons on every end screen to help you gain more likes, shares, and subscribers.

It Also includes 15 social network icons.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CC 2018 and above.


9. Kids YouTube After Effects Template

Kids YouTube After Effects Template

This template offers 70 different elements for kid’s YouTube channels. It includes 20 funny animals, brushes, strokes, with unique animations that you can add to your videos.

It also includes 5 openers, 9 titles, 11 lower thirds, 15 transitions, 5 info bars, and 8 other shots.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CS5.5 and above.


10. Modern YouTube Promo Toolkit

Modern YouTube Promo Toolkit

This YouTube After Effects template includes 13 popular categories and almost 110+ most used YouTube channel design elements. This will make your channel look professional and attract new subscribers.

13 categories that are included in this template are – openers, video holders, typography, lower thirds, buttons, titles, quotes, transitions, and some other cool stuff.

Compatibility: Adobe After Effects CS5.5 and above.


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