Chant allows you to personalize your videos by easily adding a logo to everything you make.
Your brand logo is your business signature. Adding a logo to your video helps followers instantly recognize your message and associate it with you. In this article, we explain how to crop or resize an image, and how to upload your logo to your Chant account.
First, Make sure your image is the right size:
The minimal size of an image for Chant is 64px/64px. The maximum file size is 10mg.
If your image is too large you can resize it in one of the following ways:
> Crop it (see guide below)
> Email it to yourself (the received image will be smaller)
> Resize it (see guide below)
How to crop an image?
If the logo image you have saved on your IOS device is not optimal, and you want to crop it to include only the desired logo, here are the steps:
Launch the Photos app on your iPhone.
- Find the photo you would like to crop and tap ‘Edit’.
- Tap the crop icon (a square with two arrows circling it) in the lower right corner.
- Press and drag the corners and edges of the photo to adjust it.
- Tap ‘Done’ when you’re happy with your final image.
How to resize an image?
As far as we know, there is no way to resize your photo straight from your phone.
Here’s a way to do it with a popular app called ‘Image Resize’*:
- Download the app from AppStore
- Tap the ‘Image’ icon (shaped like a photo) in the upper right corner.
- Select the image you would like to resize.
- Tap ‘Choose’ in the lower right corner.
- Select your image “resize” option at the top of the page.
- Adjust to the size you want, in pixels, centimeters of inches.
- Download with the button in the lower right corner.
*You can also use a different app or a more complex photo editing tool.
How to upload your logo to Chant:
- Tap on the ‘Gear’ icon on the Chant dashboard.
- Tap ‘Your Business Details’.
- Tap ‘Select image’.
- Select the image of your logo from your phone’s storage
(don’t forget the image should be at least 64px/64px).
- Tap ‘Save’ on the top right corner of your screen.
- Tap ‘Done’.
Your logo is now saved to Chant.
Want to change the logo while editing a video?
- Tap ‘Video settings’.
- Choose ‘Change Business Details’.
- Tap ‘Change Logo’.
- Select the new image.