Archive for July, 2008

How to put video on your web site?

Sunday, July 13th, 2008

What is FLV and why choose FLV video format?

FLV (Flash Video) is a proprietary file format used to deliver video over the Internet via Adobe Flash Player (formerly known as Macromedia Flash Player) version 6, 7, 8, or 9.

Recently FLV video format is the preferred and most popular video format for web video delivering. A number of notable Websites, such as Youtube, Google video and Reuters, use FLV format. FLV video is supported by all popular browsers (IE, Firefox, Safari, Opera…) and viewable on different operating systems (MacOS, Windows, and Linux). You just need a SWF file working as a media player with screen and playback controls, and embed Flash video in (or link it to) the SWF player to display the video on your web page.
Useful Software

Host the video on your own site
If you don’t want your video to be watermarked by Youtube or other video hosting website, you should convert your video yourself, and host the converted FLV video yourself. And you can specify the conversion settings freely (such as bitrate, sample rate, frame rate), so that you can get the FLV video with better quality. (more…)

How to convert video to 3GP

Saturday, July 12th, 2008

Sothink Video Converter is a powerful video converter for creating 3GP video. This 3GP Converter can convert all popular formats of video to 3GP video. It provides faster conversion speed and better 3GP video quality than other 3GP converters.
Step 1 Load and Edit Source Video

Click “Add” to add source video file. You can add different formats of video to the conversion list.