How to Effortlessly Convert Video URL to MP3

Last updated on April 8, 2019 by Mary

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How to Effortlessly Convert Video URL to MP3

Most people nowadays use YouTube to listen music online. You can search and play almost any music using this website. However, you need to stay online to keep on streaming music on YouTube. Meanwhile, there are lots of tools where you can convert YouTube videos to MP3, download, and save it on your device and play it offline. The problem is, some of these tools are not safe to use and can harm your device by putting a virus in it, and also some tools require payment. So, we are going to discuss some of the free, and the safest tools which you can use to get your music from YouTube and convert it to an MP3 file. To learn some of the best tools that you can use to convert URL to MP3, follow the steps below.

Acethinker Video Keeper

One of the best tools that you can use is Acethinker Video Keeper. This versatile video downloader is capable of downloading video, from almost any video sharing website. It can support famous video format like Mp4, Mp3, MKV, and more. Moreover, you can choose the device’s format within its interface. To more understanding, here are the guides to use this tool.

Step1 How to Download and Install

First, select if you are a Windows PC user or a Mac user. Just click one of the buttons below, and follow the installation guide and run the program.

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Step2 How to Automatically Download Videos

This app has an auto-detection of the video’s URL, where you can download a video by clicking the “Detect” tab, then play the video within the tool’s interface. It will download the video once it detects the streamed video, and save it on your PC.

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Step3 How to Download Using Paste URL

Aside from using the “Detect” features, you can easily download a video, by copying the URL of the video, then click the “Paste URL” button. From there, you will see the progress of the downloading video.

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Once the download is complete, you can check the video in “Completed” section. Also, you can convert the format of the video, by pressing the right click of your mouse and choose “Add t,” then choose “Convert.”


Step4 How to Convert the Format of the Video

Next, you can change the format of the Video within the “Convert” section. You can choose the available formats by clicking the “Profile,” then click “Audio,” and press “Mp3,” also, choose “High” for audio quality. After converting is done, a window will appear, showing where your download is.



There’s also a tool where you can convert YouTube videos to Mp3 within your web browser, and it’s called Convert2MP3. You can easily convert your videos for free, just visit Convert2MP3 and you can start converting and downloading your videos. However, unlike Acethinker Video Keeper where you can convert and download videos as many as you like, this tool has a limitation, you can only turn a video from any sites for only 90 minutes. After that, it will stop working. Still, this tool is great for converting YouTube videos to Mp3 format.

Step1 How to Use the Tool

The first step is visiting any video site to copy the URL of the video that you want to download. Then, go to Convert2MP3 and paste the URL from the conversion bar.

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Step2 How to Choose a Format and convert

Second, after copying the videos’ link to the URL bar, click the drop-down button beside the bar, then choose your preferred format.

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Step3 How to Change Name and Download the Converted Video

Lastly, once the conversion of the video has ended. It will redirect you to “MP3 tags” windows, where you can change the artist name and the title of the video, then click “Continue,” or just skip it if you don’t want to change anything.

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After putting a name to your video, it will bring you to the download tab. Just click the “Download” button, and it will start downloading automatically.

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One more free web-based video converter that you can use is FLVTO. Like Convert2MP3, you can convert and download videos from YouTube, using only a web browser. Furthermore, because it’s a website downloader, you can use this tool to any OS. You can grab the music you want from YouTube, save it to your device, and listen to it anywhere with this tool. To start downloading videos, follow the steps provided below.

Step1 How to Use FLVTO

Quickly go to any video sites, copy the link of the video, then paste it to FLVTO’s URL bar.

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Step2 How to Convert a Video

After pasting the link of the video to the URL bar, click the drop-down button to choose from available formats, and hit the “Convert To” button to start converting.

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Step3 How to Download the Converted Video

Once the conversion is complete, it will show you a new window, within that window, you will see a “Download” button. Just click that button and the browser will to automatically download the video.


Free Audio Recorder Online

Another tool that we are going to show you is the Free Audio Recorder, which can record any source of music that coming from your system sound. You can use this tool if you don’t want to download anything from the internet, and to avoid harming your device from a virus. With just one click, you can record your favorite music effortlessly. Keep on reading to see the steps on how to use this tool.

Step1 How to Use this tool

First, click the “Start Recording” button below, and wait for the app to appear.

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Step2 How to Start Recording

Once the interface pops up, choose the “System sound” audio source to record the music playing from YouTube. Then, simply click the red “Record” button.

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Step3 How to Finish Recroding

When you are done recording, just click the red “Stop” button. You can also check the recorded audio by clicking the three lateral bars at the lower leftmost part of the interface.

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Within the tool’s interface, the first track you see is the latest audio that you recorded. You can listen to it by simply clicking the “Play” button. Also, click the folder icon to locate your saved file.

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Finally, the last tool that we are going to show you is a must-try tool that is made to convert and download, especially for YouTube videos, and it’s called the “YTMP3”. This tool is like the said web-based video converter site, where you can quickly get your favorite music from YouTube, and play it on your PC, Apple, and Android devices. Although this tool is free and can download quality audio, it has its limitation of 2 hours for video converting. Still, this site is considered one of the best tool for converting URL videos to MP3 format. Here are the steps to using this tool.

Step1 How to Use YTMP3

Just like the other web-based converter, copy the YouTube video’s URL first. Then, paste the link to the URL bar, then click the “Convert” button, and it will start converting.


Step2 How to Use YTMP3

Once the conversion is done, click the “Download” button under the file’s name. You can also convert another video by clicking “Convert next.”



All the said tools within this article are great for getting your favorite music on YouTube. There are different styles on converting and downloading videos, and it is up to you what you are going to use. But rest assured, that all of these tools can do the job on converting URL videos to MP3.

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Last updated on April 8, 2019

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