What is a watermark?
Watermark or a digital watermark is a term to refer to a text, logo, signature used to identify the ownership and copyright of digital assets like images, documents, and videos.
Why people need to watermark their images
The most important reason why people use watermarks and add them to their photos and videos is to protect them. Nowadays, the Internet is growing faster and faster, and images are often widely used across the web. People copy them and use them for their personal and commercial purposes without having the permission of the owners.
So, watermarking is the best and effective way to protect images and videos.
Types of watermark
There are various types of watermarks, but the most popular watermarks are:
- Text watermark
- Logo watermark
But you need to know that text or logo watermarks are only visible watermarks. We also have invisible watermarks as well. The invisible watermarks are not detectable by our human eyes.
The text watermark can be the name of the owner of the assets. The owners can add their name and their contact information to the images and videos. The additional information can be their phone numbers, websites, social media links, and address.
People use the above mentioned information to let others know about the owners of the photos.
Logo watermark is an image as a logo of a company, organization, corporation, and business. The companies and organizations add their logos to images to protect their assets and promote their images. Their brands can be more popular, and the companies will attract a large number of customers.
How to make a watermark
It is not hard to make a watermark for yourself and your company. You only need to follow some simple steps below to create a … Read the rest