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How to Watermark Images Using Windows Live Writer

Microsoft’s Windows Live Writer is the best free application for blogging. The ease at which one can blog with Windows Live Writer is amazing as we get all the tools required for composing a blog post right inside a single window.

One of the such useful features available in Windows Live Writer is the ability to watermark  images. It is a good idea to watermark(add text or a logo which identifies the owner of the media) images and photos of your blog so that it is hard for others to steal your work. Look at the below image which is watermarked with the text techdreams.org (visible at the center of the image).

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Lets see how to watermark images using Windows Live Writer

1. Select the image of your blog post being composed in Windows Live Writer

2. Choose the option “Watermark.” available on the right side options panel; Open Watermarking options window

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3.Enter your watermark text, customize the font and position of the watermark with the help of onscreen controls

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4. Click Ok to add the watermark. That’s all.

So you know how to watermark images easily with Windows Live Writer. It is advised to make it as a practice to watermark all the images of blog posts as it keeps content pirates at bay.