How to Upload MP3 to YouTube on Mac and Windows

by Brian Fisher • • Proven solutions

Can I upload MP3 to YouTube?

This is a frequently asked question. To begin with, it is important to mention that although YouTube is one of the popular sharing media sites, it does not support uploading of audios files like MP3. However, you can incorporate audios and images and upload them as a video. I know you are imagining how you can do that. Well there are various tools that will aid in doing that. In the first part of the article we will show how to upload MP3 files using and online tool. Later, we give a guide on how to upload using YouTube MP3 uploader.

Part 1. How to Upload MP3 to YouTube

For this case we will show you to upload the MP3 to YouTube using an online tool.

Step 1. Visit Tunestotube and sign in to your YouTube channel. If you don’t have one it will allow you to create one.
Step 2. On the TunestoTube website, click on upload and select the MP3 file that you want to upload.
Step 3. Below MP3 file upload, click on Image upload and select an image to accompany the MP3 audio.
Step 4. Next on “Describe your Video” give a title, a description and a tag of your MP3.
Step 5. When you are through and the image and MP3 is uploaded. You can then upload it and it will be send to your YouTube channel as a video.

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Part 2. Easy Way to Upload MP3 to YouTube

The best and simplest method to upload MP3 to YouTube is using UniConverter for Mac. This software has an inbuilt feature that allows you to export media files to YouTube from Mac. What I love about this software is not just a YouTube uploader but also a media converter.

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Get the Best YouTube MP3 Uploader:

  • In addition to YouTube, it can also convert your audio and videos to any supported format to Vimeo and Facebook on Mac and Windows.
  • Video converter that supports HD and standard formats like MTS, M2TS, HD TOD, HD MKV, HD MOV, MKV, TP, TRP, RM, RMVB, TS and in turn outputs them as MOV, MP4, WMV, AVI, M4V, MPEG-2, DivX, MKV, DV, etc.
  • Get MP3, AC3, AAC, APE, WAV, M4A, AIFF, FLAC, M4R, OGG, CAF from inputs formats like MP3, AAC, AU, FLAC, CAF, SD2, AIFF M4R, M4A, AC3, WAV, OGG, APE, MKA.
  • Edit videos by adding effects, adding watermarks, trimming, cropping, rotating and adjusting brightness and aspect ratio.
  • Burn media files from DVDs as it supports DVD formats such as DVD Disc, DVD Files (VIDEO_TS Folder, dvdmedia, ISO).
  • Built with presets of different devices like Apple, Android generic phones, Samsung, Blackberry and HTC, etc.

Guide on Uploading MP3 to YouTube using iSkysoft

Step 1. Import the MP3 File

This tool offers you different ways of uploading MP3 files. You can either drag & drop the files to the program or click on the “Add Files” button to upload MP3 files. Alternatively, you can directly load audio files like MP3 from your devices or camcorder.

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Step 2. Select YouTube Format under Video Tab

Scroll down the output menu until you see "YouTube" in the Video tab. Here you can also set the channel, sample rate, bitrate, etc to your audio songs before conversion and uploading. After all these settings, go back to the main interface and click "Convert All" on the bottom or "Convert" button on the right of each video/audio clip. Now you can get a converted MP3 file to be uploaded to YouTube.

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Step 3. Sign in and Upload

Go to YouTube in any browser on your Mac or Windows and sign in your YouTube account. Just locate your converted MP3 file in your hard drive and upload the YouTube supported file to your YouTube channel!

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