How to upload a video?
In the age of information technology is very important to be able to lay out not only text documents and photographs, but also video on the Internet. On all sorts of video hosting options on the network can be found in the article - "". In our article, we will talk about how to post videos on websites, forums, and various social networks.
Posting videos on websites and forums
Placing video files on websites and forums is considered a starting point for anyone interested in supporting and distributing video on the web. So, how to put a video on a website or forum? There are two ways to host video files:
Using video hosting
To do this, take the link of the video file of interest on any video hosting site that is directly copied to the desired site. If the network does not have the desired video file, then it is uploaded to any website that deals with video hosting (for example, youtube.com or video.mail.ru), from which the link is subsequently taken. If you cannot copy the link, you can simply click on the button that corresponds to the name of the site where you will add the video file, and the video hosting service will do everything for you. 2. Using a video player.To do this, you need to upload to your site any video player (for example, FLV-Player from flowplayer.org). Then prepare the video, having previously converted it into the necessary format, which will be played only by the selected video player (in our case, in the FLV format), and upload it onto your page by writing the necessary html-code.
With the development of social networks, when deciding how to upload videos to the Internet, the first way to add video files is considered the most popular, but if you are a meticulous person who prefers his video player, as well as writing codes and tags, then use the second method.
Posting videos on YouTube and Yandex
Based on the above, it is clear that the most popular site that provides video hosting services is youtube.com. So how do you put a video on YouTube?
- Register and set up an account. Only registered users can post video files on the site, so register on the site with your e-mail address, username, password, country, gender and date of birth. As soon as you register, you must fill in your application form, as well as all the desired settings (up to sending video from a mobile phone).
- Add and process video.To solve the question of how to put the video in YouTube, you need to either simply drag the file to the desired field, or add it via the explorer, or record it directly from the working camera. The file size should not exceed 2 GB, and the duration should not be more than 15 minutes. After downloading the video, be sure to specify the necessary characteristics (description, name, category, tags) and select the correct privacy settings.
Video files can also be uploaded to search engines that support video hosting services. The most common search engines in this regard are yandex.ru and mail.ru. So, how to put a video in Yandex?
- Register and set up an account. Yandex allows you to add video files also to registered users, so log in, enter the necessary information about yourself and set up an account according to your preferences.
- Add and process video. To add a video, click the button “Upload video” and select the required file through Explorer, which should not exceed 1.5 GB, then add a title and description after the download.
Posting video on social networks
With the development of social networks, video sharing has become a very popular way of sharing information and impressions. The most common Russian social networks are the sites vk.com and odnoklassniki.ru, which all registered users can upload videos to.
How to put a video in contact? The VKontakte network supports downloading video files of no more than 1 GB in size and formats 3GP, AVI, WMV, MPEG, FLV, MOV. To add a video, go to the “My Videos” section, click the “Add Video” button, add a title and description, select the desired privacy settings, then click the “Save” button and “Select File”. Through the opened explorer you can select and download the necessary video file within a few minutes. In addition, you can also upload videos via video hosting sites (for example, YouTube) using URL links.
How to upload videos to Odnoklassniki? The Odnoklassniki network supports downloading video files of no more than 2 GB in size, as well as downloading video through video hosting sites (for example, YouTube) using URL links. To add a video, go to the "Video" section, click the "Add Video" button,through the opened explorer, select the required video file, add a name and description, select the privacy settings, and then click the “Save” button.