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[Solved] How to Add a Logo to Video Easily

Jane Zhou updated on Oct 23, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

Do you want to protect your video clips from being copied? The easiest way is to add a logo to video. A logo like a watermark will protect your intellectual property especially for business videos, and it can help you spread brand recognition. If you are looking for the solutions to add a logo to your video, keep reading this article.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to add a logo to video on Windows, Mac, and Mobile devices. After reading this article, you will find that it is extremely easy to place a logo over a video.

 

Part 1. How to Add Logo to Video on Windows 10

To add a logo to video, you need a powerful video editor, like EaseUS Video Editor. With a friendly user interface and easy workflow, this video editing software is suitable for all levels of users, especially beginners. Using it, you can easily add overlays – like logos, web URLs, instructions to videos. Apart from that, it offers many other basic and editing tools like trimming, splitting, reversing, etc. You can make picture in picture video, create movie trailer, make YouTube outro, and many other movies effortlessly with EaseUS Video Editor.

Stunning features:

  • Provide various special effects (filters, overlays, transitions, animations.)
  • Plentiful editing tools to make it easy to create amazing videos
  • Allow you to add watermark to video, or remove logo from video with ease
  • Enable you to do file format conversions like convert MP3 to MP4, and many more
  • A free YouTube video editing software and video speed changer software

Now click the below button and get EaseUS Video Editor, then start adding a logo to your video with the following tutorials.

Step 1. Import the source file

Launch EaseUS Video Editor. On the home screen, you can import the source video and logo/watermark file by either clicking the "Import" option or simply dragging the video to the appropriate area. 

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Step 2. Add to project

You need to add the imported video and logo/watermark image to the timeline by right-clicking and choosing the "Add to Project" option, or you can drag and place the video to the track as you want.

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Step 3. Add watermark to video

Double-click the watermark or logo file, to change its location and size. You can choose the dynamic effect of watermark appearance under the "Motion" tab. Then, adjust the length in the timeline to apply the watermark to the whole video.

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If you want to add some texts as a logo or watermark, you can click "Text" on the main interface, then choose one text template to add to the text track. Double-click the text file to customize the watermark content, and you can change its location, size, text style, fonts, and other options. Last, adjust the length in the timeline.

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Step 4Export watermarked video

After adding the logo/watermark, you can click "Export" on the toolbar to export the video. Under the "Video" tab, choose a file format for the edited video. You can also edit the file name, customize an output folder and settings, and then click "Export".

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Part 2. How to Add Logo to Video in iMovie on Mac

For Mac users, there is a built-in video editing software called iMovie. It can satisfy almost your editing needs, including adding a logo or other overlay to your video. With this software, you can browse your video clips and create Hollywood-style trailers and stunning 4K-resolution movies easily. Most importantly, it is compatible with Ios devices, which means you also can edit videos on your iPad or iPhone at any time.

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Step by step to add a logo to video with iMovie on Mac:

Step 1. Before adding a logo to your video, you need to create your logo. They need to be in the form of a .png file, so they have a transparent background.

Step 2. Open iMovie and import the video and logo to My Media. Then drag it to your timeline. You can place the logo to sit on the top of the video player.

Step 3. Resize and place the logo on the video. According to your needs, you can put the logo where you want it on the video screen. 

Step 4. Play your video in the window. Then click the save button and now your video with logo is ready to use.

Part 3. How to Add Logo to Video Online Free

For those who add logo or watermark seldom, online logo tools are great options. We have tested many online tools and here we will share with you the best two online video editors. Keep reading to get more information.

1. Kapwing

Kapwing is an intelligent online video editor, which can help you add a permanent logo in the desired location of your video. It works completely online, in the browser, and supports multiple fonts as well as custom image uploads. What's more, it allows you to edit videos as your per liking. It said that you are in good hands when you try Kapwing for your editing needs.

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Steps on how to add logo to video online with Kapwing:

Step 1. Move to Watermark Video tool, then upload the video you want to add logo to by clicking "Get Start". 

Step 2. After uploading the video, you can import/copy/drag your PNG logo onto the screen. If you want, you also can add other images or stickers to your video.

Step 3. Position and size the logo. You can use the sliders to make the logo smaller and place it in the right place on the video. After that, play the video to check the logo.

Step 4. When you are satisfied with the video, click the "PUBLISH" button to process your watermarked video. Once done, you can share the URL or save the file to publish on social media.

2. Animoto

Animoto is an easy-to-use online video maker, which allows people to create and share videos with ease. With the help of Animato, you can quickly adjust colors, fonts, music, and more to customize your video, and match your own style or brand without much effort. For adding a logo to your video, it is very easy and just needs simple three steps.

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How to add a logo to video online for free:

Step 1. Go to Animoto's homepage. And click "Design" at the top of the workspace to select the Watermark tab. Next, you can add your logo by clicking Upload (the logo is at least 800 pixels in length).

Step 2. Adjust your logo to the right place on your video, then you can change the size, position, and transparency according to your needs.

Step 3. Once done, click the blue play button to watch your video. If everything goes well, you can click export to share or download the video.

Part 4. How to Add Logo to Video on Mobile Phone

Is there any method to add a logo or watermark on mobile phone? Of course, yes. There are a lot of apps allowing you to add overlays to your video. In the following content, we will respectively show you how to add a logo to video on iPhone and Android.

1. Videoshop

Videoshop is a fast and easy app to personalize your videos and share them with all your friends. It enables you to apply sound effects, change video speed, add text to video, or merge video clips into one, etc. One of its features is adding content to video. You can choose to add subtitles, pictures, watermarks, logos, or background music to your video to create incredible movies.

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Step by step to add a logo to video with Videoshop: 

Step 1. Launch Videoshop on your iPhone, then you can record a video or import an existing video from your Camera Roll by choosing Import Clip.

Step 2. Add your logo, image, or other signature. Tap Impose to open the file section and find the logo or just any photo you want to overlay. After that, press the Done button to add it.

Step 3. Drag the logo or image icon to any frame of your video where you want to add a logo. At the bottom, you can adjust the duration of your logo on the video.

Step 4. Where you are done, you can tap the Next button to export and save the video with the logo on it. Also, you can share or upload it to a cloud hosting service.

2. InShot

Inshot is another video editing app that will let you release your unlimited creativity. To protect your video, it offers you the option to add a logo or watermark to your video. Also, as a video maker, it provides a great many editing tools, such as trimming, deleting unwanted parts, splitting, merging, and adjusting speed. Whatever you use iOS or Android devices, you also can edit videos with this app.

Add a logo to video on phone

Step 1. Download and open Inshot, then select the video you want to add a logo. However, you will see the InShot watermark on your video. To remove it, you can tap on the tiny cross button and choose Free Remove on the next window.

Step 2. Tap on the Sticker icon and choose the small gallery icon above the stickers. Then you can add your favorite logo or image as a sticker from your gallery. Next, tap on the logo and place it to the location. If you like, you can click on the little edit icon at the corner of the watermark, which will show you different options like the animation style and directions.

Step 3. Once everything looks good, press on the Export button to save the video with the logo on your Android phone.

Conclusion

This post offers six methods to help you add logo to your video on different platforms, including Windows, Mac, mobile phone, even online. You can pick the best video editing software based on your needs.

For Windows users, EaseUS Video Editor is your best choice. Not only can you add logo or watermark to your video but also edit your movies with many advanced editing tools. In addition, you can edit your audio file and convert file formats at the same time. Now download EaseUS Video Editor, and it will surprise you!

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