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The Best Folder Structure for After Effects

There is no “best way…” but, there is the best most versatile and flexible way to organize your folders.

Ever load up a template After Effects project that you saved with a default folder structure? I do that every project, at least once a week. The trouble is, unless you only do one specific type of motion design work (which most of us do TONS of different types of work), trying to fit your projects into a certain type of folder structure usually limits how I need to organize the project.

Let me give you some examples: