YouTube is an online website for uploading, watching and sharing videos. It was created in 2005 and owned by Google since late 2006. Most of the videos on YouTube has been uploaded by individuals, but media corporations including CBS, the BBC, Vevo, Hulu, and other organizations offer some materials via YouTube. Download YouTube Movies >>

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YouTube upload limit:

Video duration limit:

All YouTube users can upload videos up to 15 minutes duration. To upload videos longer than that, one must own the copyright or necessary rights for any content. How to increase your limit >>

The maximum upload size for a YouTube video:

YouTube accepts resolutions up to 4K and file sizes of 20GB. Once you've increased the limit, make sure you're using an up-to-date version of browser so you can upload files greater than 20GB.

The best format for uploading a YouTube video:

YouTube accepts videos uploaded in most container format, including AVI, MKV, MOV, MP4, DivX, FLV, OGG and OGV. These include the video formats such as MPEG-4, MPEG, VOB and WMV. It also supports 3GP, allowing videos to be uploaded from mobile phones.

But the best format to use is MP4. It's not as heavy as AVI and provides better quality than FLV. WMV HD format seems lose its quality, while 3GP and SWF are too small in resolution. More about YouTube tips, specs, limits and formats >>

Best Free YouTube Downloaders:

According to the up-to-date editor reviews and user comments, Freemake Video Downloader, YTD Video Downloader, Free Studio, Win X Video Downloader and Free YouTube Downloader are crowned the top 5 best free YouTube video downloaders for Windows 8/Windows 7/Windows XP/Windows Vista in 2014. Learn about the best free Internet Video Downloader >>

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Best YouTube Audio Downloader to Download Audio (MP3) from YouTube on PC/Mac How to achieve YouTube audio (MP3) download? The best YouTube audio downloader introduced here can help you download audio/MP3 from YouTube with high quality on Windows (10) PC/Mac.

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Download Spotify Music/Songs for Free Some of you may prefer to download music from Spotify for playback offline. If so, solution of how to free download Spotify music introduced in this article will be pretty helpful.

Download Pandora Music to MP3 on PC/Mac Click into this guide if you are Pandora radio users who want to download and record songs from Pandora into MP3 or to iPhone iPod iPad for enjoying music offline.

Free Download Music (MP3/FLFAC) Online This article points out three ways which lead you to download free music in MP3/FLAC etc, online for playback favorite songs, tracks with PC/Mac/iPod/music players.

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Other YouTube Tips

Capture YouTube Video Get the best answers of how to capture YouTube video for offline playback on iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone.

Is It Legal to Download YouTube Videos Is it legal to download YouTube videos? This article focuses on discussing if it is legal or illegal to download videos from YouTube and how to download YouTube videos legally.

Easy YouTube to MP3 Downloader Plugin for Firefox Tips Top Easy YouTube MP3 downloader plugins/add-ons for Firefox and related tips can be found here, making your YouTube MP3 downloading progress quick and simplified!

YouTube error and help tips You may encounter a variety of YouTube errors. Here, we will list useful tips to help you watch videos smoothly on YouTube.