Q: I have lots of videos and when I upload them to YouTube platform, it seems that they're not fully fit the screen and there are some black bars on the sides. How can I crop these videos? Is there any way that can help me crop YouTube videos directly? Thanks! - Thomson from Quora
To crop the video means that you trim the unwanted borders of images or resize them to the perfect one you desire, and here we do not refer to cut the duration of video file. To get a pleasant YouTube video, an easy-to-use YouTube video cropper can be a great assistant. Generally, there are two ways you can do it, online or offline. Next we'll show you how to crop a YouTube video with an online video cropper and a desktop video cropper program, respectively.
Part 1: How to Crop YouTube Videos Online for Free
Step 1 Add a YouTube video to upload
Step 2 Crop YouTube video online
Step 3 Start to crop and download YouTube video file
Part 2: How to Crop YouTube Video Offline with Joyoshare Media Cutter
Although online video cropper tool can help crop YouTube videos easily and directly, yet it also has some disadvantages such as risk for privacy leakage, slow uploading, processing and downloading speed due to internet connectivity issues, and simple video editing features, etc. So, if you're not happy with this method, you can turn to the second one - Crop YouTube videos with powerful desktop video cropper such as Joyoshare Media Cutter.
Joyoshare Media Cutter for Windows (Joyoshare Media Cutter for Mac) is a smart and professional video cutter cropper that allows you to crop YouTube videos in an easy way. You can drag the borders to the desired place customize the crop area size manually. Besides, you're also enabled to change the aspect ratio of YouTube video file or rotate the video to the right direction. Additionally, other editing tools such as add subtitles and watermarks, apply amazing video effects, etc. are freely to use. Moreover, it supports tons of media formats like MP4, FLV, MKV, M4V, AVI, MOV, MPG, MPEG, 3GP, 3G2, DV, VOB, WTV, OGV, WMV, ASF, etc.
Key Features of Joyoshare YouTube Cropper:
Crop YouTube videos efficiently and flexibly
Crop and convert YouTube video in high quality
Supports various video file formats and devices
Contain multiple powerful video editing features