If you are looking for guidance on how to convert YouTube videos to MP3 and MP4, you have come to the right place. Many years ago, it used to be quite a laborious and complicated procedure to convert a YouTube video, but now there are many dedicated websites that are able to produce MP3 and MP4 files with the touch of a button. Let’s take a look at how you can do this.
Converting a YouTube Video to MP3
If you are looking to extract the audio from a video, it is possible to make use of a youtube to mp3 service such as converto.io. This is probably the quickest way to do it.
All you need to do is to copy the URL of the YouTube video that you are looking to extract the audio from and paste it into the text box. You can then select the MP3 option. It is possible to then edit the title of the song, as well as the artist. If you wanted to cut out an advert for example, just select the time periods with which you’d like to put into an MP3 file, and the website will do the rest. You can then add it to your smartphone or music player.
Converting a YouTube Video to MP4
Similarly, if you are looking to get a video from YouTube into an MP4 format, you can make use of youtube to mp4 conversion service converto.io. Copy the URL of the YouTube video, and press enter, before selecting the “MP4” option. The website will then display the size of the file that will be created, as well as the video quality that can be attained. It is possible to edit or change the quality of the output produced by clicking on the “cog” icon. For example, you may wish to make the MP4 HD quality, and you can easily select this option if required. You can also elect to change the filename that is generated, so it is not the exact title of the YouTube video itself. Once you have chosen your preferred settings, click “Convert” and the file will be ready to download. The file will be available for a period of 24 hours.