How to Upload Video to Twitter?

Diana Joan

Aug 23, 2017 06:53 am / Posted by Diana Joan

Twitter makes the life colorful which is an excellent social app,we can share the life moments, hot topic, favourite music, funny jokes, etc. Everything you can share with friends on Twitter. One of the best interesting thing is that upload video to Twitter and share the wonderful life. However, some users, especially the Twitter beginners complain that they can't upload the recorded video to Twitter, why? What's happening?

Why Can't Upload Video to Twitter? Who Knows?

When we upload and share video on Twitter, we need to know some rules, if not, we may fail to upload the video to Twitter. From the Twitter official data, we know that Twitter currently supports MP4 and MOV video formats on mobile apps. On the web, Twitter supports the MP4 video format with H.264 format with AAC audio. You can upload videos up to 512MB, however you will be prompted to edit videos to 2 minutes and 20 seconds or less in length. More details are below:

  • Minimum resolution: 32 x 32
  • Maximum resolution: 1920 x 1200 (and 1200 x 1900)
  • Aspect ratios: 1:2.39 - 2.39:1 range (inclusive)
  • Maximum frame rate: 40 fps
  • Maximum bitrate: 25 Mbps
  • Maximum file size is 512MB
  • Maximum video length is 2 minutes and 20 seconds

How to Upload Unstandard Videos To Twitter?

Not all the videos are acceptable by Twitter, sometimes the video size is bigger, sometimes the video resolution is bigger, sometimes the video bitrate is bigger, etc. How to do? No doubt, you need to do some changes, you need a third software which can adjust the video to Twitter supported video format. Most users like Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate for Windows/Mac (mac OS High Sierra) which is a professional video converter and simple video editor, even you are a PC beginner, you can master this software quickly.

First, you can change the video format, when your video is not MP4 and MOV, you can load the video to this software and adjust the video to Twitter friendly video formats: MP4 and MOV. When your video is MP4, but the video codec is not the H.264 format or the audio codec is not the AAC audio, no problem, you can load the MP4 video to this video conveter and adjust the video and audio codec easily.

Best of all, the video codec and audio codec are all right, but the video resolution is bigger, for example: You take a 4K video by Drone, here, you can adjust the video resolution, at the same time, even other video parameters are not acceptable by Twitter, you also can change them: video frame rate, video bitrate, sample rate, etc. With a built-in video editor, you even can cut the video and choose your favourite video clips, you also can edit the video by your own need.


Step by Step: Get the Best Video for Twitter

Step 1. Open software and load Video

This video converter is really easy to install, no any complicated steps, when you click the download link, follow the guide, wait for few minutes, you can own the best video to Twitter converter. Double click and open this software, you can drag the video to the left window directly, also you can click File > Add Video/Audio and import the video you want to convert or edit.

Step 2. Choose Twitter supported video format

From above information, we have a specific aim: Convert video to MP4 or MOV for Twitter. You can click Format, open the output video list, you can choose MP4 and MOV video from Common Video, if you want to get the HD video, you can click HD Video and select the MP4 or MOV video.

Output Camtasia Studio supported editing formats

Fatal Setting 1: We know that MP4 and MOV are all the video container which hold many different video and audio codec, for safety reason, you can click Setting and adjust the video parameters, you also can adjust the video frame rate, video bitrate, audio channels, etc.

H.264 MP4

Fatal Setting 2: Sometimes, adjust the video parameters, you still can't upload the video to Twitter due to the video size, video aspect ratio, video length, etc. Don't be panic, click the editing icon, you can cut the video to Twitter acceptable video length, adjust the video aspect ratio to Twitter supported aspect ratio. If your video size is too big, you can split the video into some clips and upload them to Twitter by many times. You also can merge video, add subtitles to video, add watermark, text, picture to video for fun.

Edit MP4 video

Step 3. Start the happy video conversion

Real and big surprise is here: When you choose the MP4 video with H.264 codec, you can experience the lighting fats speed with GPU acceleration, which is 30x faster than other common video converter. Click Convert button and begin the exciting time.

How to Upload and Tweet a Video via the Web

  1. Click the Tweet button.
  2. Click Add media.
  3. Choose a video file stored on your computer and click Open.
  4. Complete your message and click Tweet to share your Tweet and video.

upload the video to twitter

Is it easy to do? Just 3 clicks, you can finish the difficult task. Other Twitter unsupported videos, you also can follow above steps and adjust the video for better uploading. Best of all, you even can upload the DVD and Blu-ray clips to Twitter with the best video converter,

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