Uploading Videos

You can compress videos through our API, or through a dashboard web interface.

Using either interface, you can:

First, you will first need to create an account by signing up here.

Dashboard

The easiest way to get started uploading and compressing videos is through our dashboard. Once you sign up and login, you can begin uploading videos to compress.

Uploading

Once you login to the dashboard, you can access the upload by clicking the "upload" tab in the top menu. This will bring you to the upload page (below)

Dashboard

Through the upload page, you can upload videos to our server from your computer, or via a 3rd party service (e.g. Dropbox or Google Drive) or via URL (e.g. AWS S3).

From Your Device

How to upload to videos from your computer

From Google Drive

How to import videos from Google Drive

Keep in mind: If you are importing from Google Drive nothing is being uploaded or downloaded from your computer. You can safely close the window, and videos will be imported in the background, and you can monitor ongoing upload process from the main dashboard library.

From Dropbox

How to upload videos from Dropbox

Keep in mind: If you are importing from Dropbox nothing is being uploaded or downloaded from your computer. You can safely close the window, and videos will be imported in the background, and you can monitor ongoing upload process from the main dashboard library.

View video library

You can view your library of videos by clicking on the "home" tab in the top menu. Here, you can see all your videos, their current status, as well as the file size reduction when videos are fully compressed.

Dashboard

Additionally, the library page includes basic controls for

Download

(In beta): You can click the download button for each video to download a compressed mp4.