YouTube launches new tool that turns any video into shorts
TikTok continues to remain one of the most popular social enterprises as content creators flock to the platform like moths to a flame. It helps a lot that videos can go viral much easier on TikTok than on other platforms like YouTube or Facebook.
This is one of the reasons why the competition tries to copy many user-friendly features that TikTok offers to consumers. YouTube comes from announcement a brand new tool that allows content creators to import their videos into Shorts.
Regardless of the size of your video, you’ll be able to convert up to 60 seconds and turn them into short films using the same editing tools available in the app, including text, timeline editor, and video clips. filters. If you decide to select less than 60 seconds, you can shoot additional videos with Shorts camera and upload more videos from your gallery to create 60 seconds shorts.
Another important thing to mention is that any short created from VOD will be linked to the original video, allowing those who watch it to see the long-form video as well. Obviously, only the creator of the video can import it into Shorts since the tool is not available for other creators to use on your own content.
YouTube says the new tool is already available for mobile creators on iOS and Android devices, but if you don’t have it yet, give it a few more days.