Have you been wondering how to watermark YouTube videos so that it has a YouTube subscribe button with your logo watermark in the bottom right corner? So in today's video I'm going to be sharing with you how to add a logo watermark to a YouTube video in a matter of minutes. This YouTube video watermark will help you increase your YouTube subscribers and grow your YouTube channel fast.
If you don’t have a YouTube branding watermark on all of your YouTube videos yet, stay tuned until the end of this video to learn how to add your logo watermark to your YouTube channel in a fast and easy way, and to get a FREE cheat sheet with 9 brilliant tools that you can use in your online business to save time and boost your productivity. Also, make sure to subscribe and hit the bell to be notified every time I post a new video. With that said let's go ahead and jump right in.
To add a logo watermark to all of your YouTube videos, on YouTube, click on your icon on the top, right-hand side, and then click on 'YouTube studio'. Click on 'settings' on the left-hand side, 'channel', and then on the 'branding' tab. As you can see, I already have this subscribe button as my logo watermark, which is displayed throughout the entirety of all of my YouTube videos.
So now I'm going to show you two different kinds of logo watermarks that you can add to your YouTube videos, depending on the look and feel that you're going for. I'm going to be using this demo YouTube account, so that we can go through the entire process of how to add a logo watermark to your YouTube videos together.
As you can see here, the ideal format of this logo watermark is a PNG or GIF, that's 150 x 150 pixels, and 1MB (or less). Images with one or two colors and a transparent background work best. This watermark that we add will overlay your video in the bottom right corner of the video player.
The first kind of logo watermark that you can add is a YouTube subscribe button just like I have in my videos. To ensure that this watermark is in the exact dimensions that YouTube requires, I like using Canva to create it. If you don't have a Canva account yet, just click on the link in the description box below to create one for free.
In Canva, click on the turquoise 'create a design' button on the left, and then on 'custom dimensions'. Set the dimensions to 150 x 150 pixels, and then click on 'create design'. From the elements tab, search for YouTube, and then drag and drop any of the subscription buttons to your design.
Another kind of logo watermark that you can create is one that matches your personal or business' brand. So let's add a new page to our design so I can show you what I mean. The first thing I'll do is change the background color to one of my brand colors by clicking on the color picker up top, and then adding the color's hex code.
Now from the left-hand side panel, I'm going to click on 'text' and then on 'add a heading'. I'm going to change the color of this text to another one of my brand's colors by clicking on the color picker and then inserting its hex code. Now let's change the text so that it says 'click here to', reduce the size to 14 pixels and reposition