Trim and cut video with Motionbox
Trimming video clips online is now easy. With Motionbox it's easy to upload and trim a video clip to your desired length. This is great if you want to repurpose longer video content, some examples include chopping up YouTube videos for social media.
Trimming a video shouldn't be hard. Here are three simple steps to follow.
We host your videos for you. Simply upload your video using our uploader. We accept .mp4, .ogg, .webm, .mov, .quicktime, and more.
Find the uploaded clip in the sidebar and click it to add to the timeline. You will see handles on the ends.
On an active clip drag the handles to trim the beginning or end. It's easy to chop it down to your desired time.
A YouTube video I made explaining exactly how you can trim a video clip.
Here are some reasons why you might need to trim a video.
A perfect reason to trim would be taking a long YouTube video that you want to promote on other social media like Instagram or Twitter.
You might want to highlight an interesting or exciting moment from a clip. This is a great way to get engagment.
You might have recorded a video of yourself and messed up a few parts. Maybe the beginning was of you getting prepared.