Creators of the Newton Physics Plugin for After Effects, The Motion Boutique have always been generous by sharing numerous freely available scripts for After Effect and their latest tool is no different. TextBox for After Effects creates a box shape behind every selected text layer in After Effects.
This free script creates a rectangular shape behind every selected text layer. You can add padding, roundness and set the box color or add a random one
The TextBox Script is really simple simple to use, all you need to do is select some text layers and click the create button, and TextBox will crow a box behind it, allowing you to control the box color, roundness, and even add padding. Check out the TextBox Script for After Effects here.