YouTube Content Fetcher API

YouTube Content Fetcher API

Unlock the potential of effortless video extraction with our YouTube Content Fetcher API. Conveniently download MP4 files from any YouTube link and access comprehensive details such as descriptions, durations, and view counts.

About the API:

Introducing our YouTube Content Fetcher API, a revolutionary tool that allows you to effortlessly integrate video downloading capabilities into your applications. By entering a YouTube link, users can quickly download videos in MP4 format, improving the accessibility and convenience of multimedia content.

This API not only simplifies video downloading, but also enriches your application with essential details about the videos. Access detailed information, such as video descriptions, to improve context and clarity. Discover video duration to help users manage their time and plan their viewing experience. In addition, gain insight into video popularity through view counts, making it easier to make data-driven content decisions.

Our YouTube Content Fetcher API is designed for efficiency and ease of use. Users can incorporate this feature seamlessly, providing a smooth and enriching user experience. Whether you're building a content aggregator, educational platform or multimedia application, this API unlocks a multitude of multimedia possibilities. Enhance your application's functionality and offer users a dynamic and engaging video experience. Embrace innovation and elevate your application's capabilities with the YouTube Content Fetcher API, where convenience meets functionality.


What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

Pass the Youtube Video URL and receive a download link. 


What are the most common uses cases of this API?

  • Multimedia Aggregator Platform: Use Case: Integrate the YouTube Content Fetcher API into a multimedia aggregator platform to enable users to download their favorite YouTube videos in MP4 format. Enhance user engagement by providing a seamless experience to access and save content for offline viewing.

  • Educational Content Management: Use Case: Implement the API in an educational content management system to download educational videos from YouTube. This ensures that students and educators can access important content offline, facilitating learning in areas with limited internet connectivity.

  • Data-Driven Content Curation: Use Case: Build a content curation platform that leverages the API's views count data. Analyze the popularity of videos to curate trending and high-quality content, providing users with a personalized and engaging viewing experience.

  • Customized Video Libraries: Use Case: Create a custom video library application that uses the API to fetch video details, including descriptions and lengths. Users can build and organize their video collections based on specific criteria, optimizing content discovery and management.

  • Social Media Integration: Use Case: Enhance a social media management tool by integrating the YouTube Content Fetcher API. Allow users to download and share YouTube videos seamlessly within the platform, fostering content sharing and collaboration while maintaining compliance with copyright policies.


Are there any limitations to your plans?

Besides API call limitations per month, there are no other limitations. 

API Documentation


Insert the Youtube video URL and receive the download link


Download Video - Endpoint Features
Object Description
url [Required]
Test Endpoint


                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {"download_url":"","status":"success","success":true,"video_info":{"author":"My First Million","description":"Get our business idea database here \u27a1\ufe0f\n\nShaan Puri sits down with Mohnish Pabrai for a rare interview about value investing. \n\nMohnish is sometimes called the \"Indian Warren Buffett\" for his track record of value investing.  In this podcast they talk about how founders can become great investors, how to avoid big mistakes, and lessons learned from Buffett & Munger. \n\n\n\u2014\nShow Notes:\n(0:00) Intro\n(1:41) Why entrepreneurs make the best investors\n(4:40) How Warren Buffett\u2019s pre-paid for his college education\n(9:56) Becoming Ben Graham\u2019s Protege\n(13:57) What Buffett learned about branding from See\u2019s Candies\n(17:53) Buffett\u2019s failed play to be a candy mogul\n(20:54) Identifying offering gaps\n(21:47) Getting an MBA at age 14 as the son of an entrepreneur\n(26:12) The 3 tells of a future millionaire\n(28:49) Mohnish builds his first product with maxed out credit cards at 24\n(31:21) The 168 hour framework\n(33:56) \u201cEntrepreneurs do not take risks\u201d\n(36:10) How Richard Branson launches Virgin Atlantic with no money\n(39:09) How 0.1 percent of the population owns 70 percent of all the motels in America\n(43:45) The unfair advantage of being a low-cost producer\n(44:49) How Mohnish turned his first million into $13M in 5 years\n(48:18) Pabrai Funds grows to $600M in assets in less than 10 years\n(49:42) What Mohnish knows about fundraising that we don\u2019t\n(55:46) Pivoting from tech investments in 1999 to value investments\n(58:50) $2M lunch with Warren Buffett\n(1:04:15) Be a harsh grader of people\n(1:08:09) The Givers, The Takers, and The Matchers\n(1:11:30) \u201cHeads I win, tails I don\u2019t lose much\u201d\n(1:16:41) Private markets v public auctions\n(1:21:15) The #1 trait that makes a great investor\n(1:22:50) What people of Reddit think of Mohnish Pabrai\n(1:24:26) Starting capital, annual rate of return, length of runway\n(1:25:04) The rule of 72\n(1:26:03) \u201cThe most important rule in life is how long something takes to double\u201d\n(1:30:21) Circle the Wagons Philosophy\n(1:32:14) Losing $3B in one unfortunate event\n(1:37:34) Be fearful when the world is greedy; Be greedy when the world is fearful\n(1:38:34) What a value investor thinks of bitcoin\n(1:39:50) Nick Sleep bets\n(1:52:49) The Best Of: Capital Allocators\n\n\u2014\nLinks:\n\u2022 The Intelligent Investor -\n\u2022 The Dhandho Investor -\n\u2022 Mohnish on Twitter -\n\n\u2014\nCheck Out Shaan's Stuff:\nNeed to hire? You should use the same service Shaan uses to hire developers, designers, & Virtual Assistants \u2192 it\u2019s called Somewhere\n\nMy First Million is a HubSpot Original Podcast // Brought to you by The HubSpot Podcast Network // Production by Arie Desormeaux // Editing by Ezra Bakker Trupiano","length":7276,"publish_date":"Fri, 17 May 2024 00:00:00 GMT","title":"Turning $1M Into $1B+: A Masterclass From The Indian Warren Buffett","views":1468871}}

Download Video - CODE SNIPPETS

curl --location --request GET '' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 


API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the YouTube Content Fetcher API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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The API exclusively supports MP4 format for downloaded videos. Users can seamlessly retrieve YouTube videos in this format for compatibility across various platforms and devices.

Yes, the YouTube Content Fetcher API is designed for both personal and commercial use. Please refer to the documentation for information on usage limits and subscription plans for high-volume applications.

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The API provides a comprehensive response that includes metadata such as video description, length, and views count. Developers can extract this information from the API response to enrich their applications.

No, the API is designed to adhere to YouTube's terms of service, which prohibits the unauthorized download of private or copyrighted content. It can only download public videos or those that adhere to YouTube's usage policies.

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