In this tutorial, we will discuss how to add a watermark on a video with the help of the best free watermark maker software for Windows PCs. Using this free video watermarking app, you can add text watermark and image watermark to videos easily.
Some of these softwares also allow you to batch video watermarks. The watermark can be placed in any location and different parameters can be set for the watermark. This video watermarking software can be used to set watermark duration and watermark time. Apart from that, you can also set the text font, text size, watermark transparency, text format, etc.
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These softwares can also be used to make some other changes to the videos, such as: crop videos, resize videos, set borders, convert audio, etc.
VirtualDub is a free app for adding watermarks to videos. Actually this software is a good video editor for processing videos and doing a lot of editing. The watermark image can be placed in 9 predefined locations on the video with some minor offset adjustments. You can also set the opacity of the image watermark. Various other edits can be made to the video with this free application.
How to add a watermark to a video using VirtualDub:
Open VirtualDub and add the video to be watermarked.
- Open Video> Filters> Add> logo.
Select the image / logo to be watermarked, then set the opacity, justification, and offset. Play with advanced options if you know what you are doing. Apply some other effects if needed.
- Final save video files in the required format.
You can also use it to do some advanced editing too, by using a plugin or vice versa.
2. Free Video Watermark Maker
Free Video Watermark Maker is a simple video watermarking freeware. Image and text watermarks can be added to video files. Watermarks can be placed anywhere on the file. In the text watermark option, you can change the font, font style, font size, text color, etc.
How to add watermark on video using Free Video Watermark Maker:
Open Free Video Watermark Makerand select the video you want to add watermark to.
Select an option for add text watermark or image watermarkand set the Watermark parameter.
- Select the location of the watermark and preview the result.
Select the output folder and click the button Startthen the video watermark is saved to the desired location.
Free Video Watermark Maker
3. Cute Video Watermark Free
Cute Video Watermark Free is a simple software that you can use to add text and photo watermarks to videos. Text and video watermark can be applied at the same time and you can also specify at what time the watermark will appear and disappear. By using the slider, the position of the watermark can be adjusted along with the time the watermark appears in both cases.
In text watermark, you are given additional options to change font color, font, font size, font style, font background color, and transparency of font background color.
How to add watermark on video using Cute Video Watermark Free:
- Open Cute Video Watermark Free and add a video.
Add text watermark or image watermark as needed. Set the location and time using the respective sliders.
Select output format, output folder, click on Convert button and you are done.
Cute Video Watermark Free can also be used to convert videos into various formats, such as: 3GP. AVI, FLV, iPod, MKV, MOV, MP4, OGG, PSP, RM10, RM20, SWF, WMV, WEBM, M1V, and M2V.
Cute Video Watermark Free
4. Easy Video Maker
Easy Video Maker is a free video editor that can be used to add watermarks to videos. There are certain personalization options that let you choose the location, font, size, layout, and style of the text. Transitions and effects can also be used if needed.
The preview of the video file can be watched along with the watermark you added. It can also be used to batch video watermarks by adding image watermarks. If needed, motion effects can also be applied to the watermark.
How to add watermark on video using Easy Video Maker:
Open Easy Video Maker and go to
Function Modules> Make Videos in Batch.
- Add files which will be watermarked.
Click button, Add Watermark/Logo Onto All Checked Videos. Add logo files, set position, logo size, transparency, etc.
You can select object motion from predefined motions or you can add your own custom motion.
- Videos with watermarks can be previewed.
Click on button RENDERspecify the file location, and the video watermark is saved to the desired location.
Some other features, such as: crop, split, join, etc. can be done in groups on video files using this software. The created videos can be saved as MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, ASF, MPG, FLV, or MKV.
Easy Video Maker
Of the software used to add the video watermark above, I like it the most Cute Video Watermark Free. This is due to the fact that, apart from being quite easy to use, it also has a number of features that let you add a text watermark and an image watermark at the same time. The watermark can be applied at any location you want by using the slider. You can also set the time duration for displaying various Watermarks. Preview videos with watermarks can also be viewed.