we always recommend for you to compress your video using ffmpeg or a program called HandBrake
HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a small compressed streamable Web Optimised MP4 file. Watch the Tutorial Video here on how to use HandBrake. https://www.joshwhotv.com/video/create-mp4-web-optimized-using-handbrake
All you have to do is click the "Upload VIdeo
" link and it will open up the encoder page.Give your video a title
if it isn't already named the title as the file name, Add a description, and select a category
and drag and drop your video file into the box.Once it is done processing in the encoder it will get added to your channel.
We have also created a video tutorial here: https://www.joshwhotv.com/v/1440?channelName=JoshWho+TV
If you have trouble uploading the video or see a error message stating Please Compress then we recommend a program called Handbrake
It is a free program that works on all platforms and will compress your video to the correct format for all streaming and uploading websites.
Here is a Tutorial Video that will show you how to use Handbrake and save the as a web optimzed mp4 file. https://www.joshwhotv.com/video/create-mp4-web-optimized-using-handbrake?channelName=JoshWho+TV