Friday 28 December 2012

VideoRipper: Easily Extract Videos From a Streaming URL

YouTube offers an invaluable service by letting you stream any video online. But you would want your favorite videos to be accessible even when you were offline. For this to happen, you must download the videos off their YouTube page. Thankfully there are a number of software out there that let you download videos by providing them with a link to the URL of the video’s YouTube page.

Normally however you do not get the option of choosing the video format even though YouTube offers different resolutions and formats of the video. Here to offer you a solution to this is a web application called Video Ripper.

Video Ripper is a free to use web application that lets you extract videos off their YouTube pages. Not only YouTube, but many other video streaming sites are supported such as Liveleak, Videobash, College Humor, and many more.

The site does not require you to sign up for any new accounts. All you have to do is provide the site with the URL of the YouTube page of a video. Next, the video’s thumbnail image is shown along with all the available formats you can download the video in. Not only can you download the video in different formats, but you can also directly obtain the extracted off the video in the MP3 file format.

In addition to letting you extract video and audio off a YouTube video page, the site keeps a log of all videos that have been processed through it. You can check out the site’s recent downloads, the day’s most popular downloads, and all time popular downloads. You can also search amongst the downloaded videos on the site. Each entry in the list shows how long the video is, its title and description, how long ago it was downloaded, and how many times it was downloaded.


  • A user-friendly web app.
  • Lets you downloaded videos off YouTube.
  • Offers wide options in download video format.
  • Lets you directly extract audio from YouTube videos.
  • Shows recently downloaded videos and popularly downloaded videos.

Check out Video Ripper @

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