Adding a background shape for text overlays improves readability. Here's a quick way to add a rectangle shape as a background for text.
Step 1: Go to Elements in the left panel.
Step 2: Choose a shape you like and click it to add it to your clip.
Step 3: Edit the shape by decreasing the opacity and resizing.
Step 4: Click the Send back button to place the shape behind your text.
We've written a blog post about the most popular and effective ways to highlight text on Typito.