Incorporating videos in your website can make it more interactive and entertaining. Not only that, but, if the users start seeing the video, their stay duration in your website automatically increases, therefore, helping your website’s search engine optimization (You must have heard of the importance of less bounce rate, so, I won’t explain it in detail here).
If you are looking to host the videos of your website yourself, let me share an option with you here. FFmpeg Hosting has made a name in the hosting industry for the resourcefulness and flexibility that it provides (For most of the hosting providers). Video hosting requires high amount of storage space and proper hosting configuration. An FFmpeg Hosting comes up with not only that, but, few other advantages as well that will help you make the decision:
Uploading and Converting Videos
You can upload videos of almost all the formats available. FFmpeg also converts your videos automatically if you want to do so. Converting the video actually helps you to cut down the total storage size. A raw video may consume storage space up to 200 GB and once FFmpeg converts it, it can get much smaller in size, depending on the video length. FFmpeg also makes sure that the video quality is preserved at the highest possible level after converting the same.
Editing the Videos
Before you actually upload a video to your website, you can crop, edit or resize the same through FFmpeg. The process may seem a bit intimidating for you if you are just starting out. However, if you are stuck at any point, make sure to take help of the technical support team of your hosting provider. If the hosting is renowned, the team generally turns out to be helpful. You can seek help from the support team of FFmpeg as well.
Google and YouTube
You can not only streamline videos in your website, but, you can upload videos to Google Videos or YouTube as well, through FFmpeg. Hosting module is pre-installed in your system and this makes the entire process a cakewalk.
Social Networking Integration
It’s easy to share videos on different social networking sites through FFmpeg. Just a few clicks and your favorite videos will be available to your friends or followers from different social networking sites.
Many reputed hosting providers are offering packages of FFmpeg hosting and it is important to check out the reviews, before you actually buy one. Prices generally vary between $3 and $10 per month, depending on the features available.