This guide will introduce you to ConvertToAudio, an online tool that can be used to extract audio from the videos published to streaming platforms such as YouTube, DailyMotion, Vevo, Vimeo, and Instagram.
ConvertToAudio is a free tool that requires no registration or download; you can run it from a web browser installed on your computer, smartphone, or tablet.
How To Rip the Audio from a YouTube Video
Connect to YouTube and copy the URL of the desired video. Click YouTube to MP3 Converter to open the tool, and then paste the copied URL in the Enter a valid URL field:
Next, click on the Choose file type to convert to drop down menu and select the desired file type (.mp3 in our case):
You can also increase/decrease the default volume level of audio track to your whim. Click on Show more options and drag the Volume control slider to adjust the volume level:
Once everything is set up, click on the green Convert button. The tool will then convert your video:
Once the file has been converted, a Success! screen will be displayed. You can choose to download your audio track to your computer, send it to Dropbox, or OneDrive, or edit it with ConvertToAudio:
How To Edit Your Audio Files with ConvertToAudio
ConvertToAudio features a built-in tool to crop your audio files (remove unwanted parts). Click on the Edit file further button to open the audio editor and then use the slider controls to highlight the portion of the file you want to save:
Once done, click on OK, I’m finished to return to the download page.