How to Extract MP3 from YouTube Video on Mac (Mountain Lion included)
There is no doubt that sources from YouTube, Google, Myspace, Yahoo are filled with music video that you'd like to get it offline for convenient enjoyment anytime. These video sharing sites use the Macromedia Flash video format (FLV) to embed video into the web, and you need to install a FLV player to enjoy it. If you want to play on regular MP3 players or other MP3 compatible devices, what to do?
To solve your problem easily and quickly, this article directly introduces a Free YouTube downloader for Mac helps you to get YouTube video offline quickly, and a solid video converter for mac enables you to extract downloaded videos to MP3, AAC, WMA, MKV, M4A, etc. Follow below guide to get the secret.
1. Free Download YouTube FLV Video on Mac
There are many ways for you to download and copy YouTube video on Mac.
(1). Try Free YouTube downloader for Mac that 100% FREE download and manage YouTube videos.
(2). Use online YouTube downloading websites such as Keepvid.com.
(3). Firefox add-ons. Video Downloadhelper is a Firefox add-ons to download online videos.
2. Extract Audio from YouTube on Mac OS X
After downloading YouTube videos, you need a converter to rip audio from YouTube video. YouTube to MP3 Converter could extract MP3, AAC, M4V, WMA, etc from YouTube videos. As a Mac YouTube videos to MP3 Converter, it can not only split MP3 from YouTube video on Mac (Snow Leopard, Lion included), but also convert YouTube FLV video to other video formats like MP4, MOV, WMV, AVI, etc.
Step 1: Open YouTube to MP3 converter and add videos
Free download YouTube video to MP3 Converter for Mac and install. When it's open, simply drag and drop videos to the user interface to add FLV videos, including downloaded videos from either YouTube, Google, etc.
Step 2: Choose MP3 as output format to extract MP3 from YouTube video
Step 3: Click Convert to start YouTube video to MP3 conversion on Mac OS X
After the downloading and conversion on FLV videos, you can play the audio in iPod (including new iPod Shuffle small talk), iPhone 3G, PSP, MP3/MP4 player, Mobile Phone, iTunes, QuickTime and on and on. Sharing possibilities are endless.