Sound effects

Add fun, excitement, and humor to your videos, with free sound effects. Engage your audience and set any mood you like, with audio effects.

Royalty-free sound effects Royalty-free sound effects
Integrated with the video editor Integrated with the video editor
Emphasize your message Emphasize your message
Set the mood & tone Set the mood & tone

Add exciting sound effects to any video

Increase viewer engagement

Make your videos stand out with sound effects. The right sound effects can add creativity and entertainment to your content, increase audience engagement, and showcase your brand, making it distinguishable and memorable.

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Captivate your audience

Easily add free sound effects directly from the video editor, from city, nature, games, and more. Or expand your selection even further using sound effects from our stock library with a paid plan.

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How to use sound effects

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Open file

Open your recording in our Video Editor.

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Choose a sound

Click on the timeline and select Tools. Select Sound, then Sound Effect, and choose the perfect audio effect.

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Save and share

Save your video and upload it to YouTube or ScreenPal’s hosting platform to share it.

Enhance any video with sound effects


Keep students engaged with video lessons by inserting lively game or tech sounds when presenting new concepts. Or emphasize content: Add chirping birds and wolf howls to your zoology lesson, or rumbling thunder to a weather lesson.


Turn training videos and product demos into engrossing content with engaging sound effects. Add mouse clicks to emphasize steps or bullet points. Add cheering and clapping for new products or exciting company announcements.


Liven up your YouTube vlogs, podcasts, and social media posts using audio effects. Set a relaxing mood with nature sounds, add a drum roll before you reveal big news, or add some humor with censor beeps and record scratches.

Create engaging videos you can access anywhere

Add additional stock content

With a paid plan, you can also add stock music tracks, images, and videos directly from the video editor, in addition to sound effects. Our stock library includes a vast selection of high-quality, royalty-free content that you can use in any video as many times as you’d like.
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Edit multiple audio tracks

Use ScreenPal’s video editor to quickly add and edit multiple music tracks and sound effects to your video. Set the tone with music, add some fun and creativity with sound effects, and insert voice-over narration, in the same recording, from the same place.
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Add sound effects and more, for free

Our free video editor is simple to use and provides all you need to easily create high-quality, engaging videos. In addition to sound effects, free features include:

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Upgrade for our full-featured video editor

Our full video creation suite offers advanced screen recording, seamless video editing, unlimited hosting & robust content management. Additional features include:

Sound effects: Frequently asked questions

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