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Convert YouTube to Instagram

Effortlessly repurpose your YouTube content for Instagram with our seamless conversion tool. 100% editable.

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Repurpose YouTube to Instagram easily.

Chopcast makes it remarkably simple to convert your YouTube videos into Instagram-friendly content. Our tool effortlessly reformats and crops your videos to meet Instagram's aspect ratio requirements. This process preserves the quality and impact of your original content while increasing its reach potential across platforms. Plus, each conversion retains the flexibility for edits, so you can tweak till you get the perfect post for your Instagram audience.

“I've looked at several different solutions to use AI to generate shorts and derivative content from long-form videos and Chopcast has the most versatile and easy-to-use solution I've found.”

"chopcast helps us easily search our videos by topic and create social clips based on them. Saved us a lot of time to create engaging content versus trying to do everything manually."


How to convert YouTube to Instagram with chopcast?

1. Upload your YouTube video

Start by bringing your YouTube video over to chopcast, either by uploading the file or pasting the video URL.

2. Render for Instagram

Use our tool to automatically adjust your video's dimensions and format to match Instagram's specs.

3. Refine and export

Customise the final output to your liking, ensure everything is perfect, and export the ready-to-upload Instagram video.

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Why Convert YouTube to Instagram with chopcast?


Maximize your content's reach

By converting your YouTube videos for Instagram, you're opening up a whole new platform of engagement. More than just a space for photos, Instagram holds massive potential for video content. With Chopcast, you ensure your YouTube videos are repackaged perfectly to capture this audience.

Optimal format for each platform 

Every social media platform has its unique requirements when it comes to video formatting. Instagram's square or vertical formats differ from YouTube's typically horizontal layout. Chopcast automatically adjusts your video to fit Instagram flawlessly, ensuring your content always looks its best.


Seamless, high-quality conversion

Preserving the quality of your video content is crucial when making conversions. Chopcast ensures that your YouTube videos retain their excellence as they're reformed for Instagram. Experience lossless conversion that prioritizes the integrity of your content.


Editablility preserved

With chopcast, a conversion doesn’t mean you’re locked into the final product. The converted videos remain 100% editable, giving you the freedom to make any necessary tweaks or changes. Crop, trim, add filters, or make color adjustments - chopcast puts you in the driver's seat even after conversion.

“When we uploaded a video to chopcast, it created auto-clips that overlapped 70-80% with ones we manually picked before, except this was done in minutes!"

"Before Chopcast, we had to take notes during our recordings of possible clips to extract. After the recording, we would sift through potential clips and crop them - entirely manual process. Chopcast took 99% of the manual labor out of extracting clips."

“I'm paying and love the tool. It has saved so much time editing shot clips from the High Tech Sales Podcast”

"I've tried a few different tools for video clips, but nothing has been as seamless as Chopcast. I use it to create short clips out of long form podcast videos for YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok."

"Chopcast helped me to identify tips I was sharing with clients anyway and to repurpose those on social media. I've had a couple of clients connect back in with me because I have been sharing videos."

"Awesome job! [The podcast shorts] are perfect. You guys are the best!! And you can take my statements here as testimony of how happy we are with your work at chopcast"

"It’s been hugely positive for the organization to continuously have pipeline coming into the system."

"Thanks to chopcast services, we've really gotten into a good rhythm of production and have lots of great content to use for our social channels!"

"The big unlock in working with chopcast was creating shorts at scale. The following on my personal channel is up 100% YoY. Reach is way up as well for our company channels."

"We do so many webinars. Before, we were taking our webinars and slicing them ourselves, and that wasn't efficient. I would say we get a better output faster and time back working with chopcast."

“Game changer. We just upload our longer videos and turn them into social media-savvy content in just a few clicks. Subtitles and all!”

"Working with chopcast we could post-produce microcontent of the highlights from sessions we've recorded. It saved us so much time. They can self-select the best highlights to be distributed on social. They'll see opportunities in what you're creating that you don't see. It's been a great partnership. For any marketing leaders considering it, I say go and do it!"


FAQs: converting YouTube to Instagram

Can I convert any YouTube video to Instagram format?

Yes, with chopcast you can convert any YouTube video to Instagram format. You only need to upload your video, and our tools will take care of the rest.

Will converting my YouTube video to Instagram reduce the quality?

No, one of the core features of Chopcast is an emphasis on maintaining the original quality during conversion. Our tool ensures that the video quality is preserved and optimized for Instagram format.

Can I edit my YouTube video before converting to Instagram?

Absolutely, with chopcast, your converted video remains 100% editable. You have the freedom to crop, trim, add filters, and make color adjustments before or after the conversion.

Does converting my YouTube video to Instagram take long?

No, chopcast is designed for efficiency. The conversion process is quick and simple, freeing you to focus more on producing and refining your video content.

How do you repurpose YouTube content on Instagram?

To repurpose YouTube content on Instagram, use chopcast app to download, edit, and format the video for Instagram, then post it on your Instagram profile.

What are repurposed videos?

Repurposed videos are existing videos adapted, split, or edited into new pieces of content, tailored to different platforms and audiences. This could be a long YouTube video being cut into short clips for social media, or a video tutorial turned into a series of infographics.

What app converts YouTube videos to Instagram?

Indeed, chopcast offers a user-friendly interface that simplifies the process of editing and resizing YouTube content to fit Instagram's format, making it easier for creators to repurpose their videos

How do you repurpose videos on Instagram?

To repurpose videos for Instagram, chopcast simplifies the process by allowing you to download, edit, and optimize the video for Instagram's format.

How do you repurpose a video for social media?

When repurposing a video for social media, use chopcast or a similar tool to download, edit, and adjust the video for the specific platform's format. Add captions and relevant elements before posting to engage your audience effectively.

Can I repost YouTube content?

Reposting YouTube content on Instagram requires repurposing and editing. chopcast can help you modify the content for Instagram posting.



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Ready to convert YouTube to Instagram? 

Begin the transformation now.


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Why use  chopcast ?

Upload your videos to chopcast's video editor. It'll watch them, and create thoughtful clips based on the key moments using AI that you can edit and share that are sure to get you noticed.




Supported use cases

Podcasts and webinars

YouTube shorts

Zoom recordings

Linkedin videos

Twitter videos



Facebook videos

Instagram Reels


What you can do?

Create short-form video

Turn webinars, podcasts, and YouTube videos into great clips using AI in minutes.

Automatic video subtitling

Get 97% accuracy subtitles for your videos and clips. Edit anything on the fly.

Video, text, audio, and more

Video's only the start. Get instant transcripts, .SRT files, audiograms, and more.

Manage your clips in one place

No more hours lost searching long videos. Create and manage clips in one place.

Customize clips

Resize, change aspect ratio to suit all social platforms.

Remove Umms

Instantly remove audio imperfections with 1 click.

Trim video by text

Remove parts of your video by deleting/editing text.

+ More AI features

Designed to grow your reach and engagement.



Not sure where to start?

Convert YouTube to Instagram and more with chopcast.

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