How to edit your Twitch videos for YouTube
Edit your Twitch videos
Are you a Twitch streamer looking to edit down his past streams and VODs and upload them to YouTube? You’re in luck! Our online video editor lets you link your Twitch account, import your Twitch videos directly from there, edit them in your browser and then publish them straight to YouTube! No more waiting around for long downloads or render times.
Log in with your Twitch account
Flixier lets you log in with your Twitch account and import your videos straight from their servers. That means you don’t have to download hours of stream footage to your computer!
Cut, Trim, Delete
Our powerful Timeline lets you perform all the editing actions that you would in an offline video editor. The difference? It runs smoothly on any computer and lets you do it all in your browser!
Add text, images, videos and music
Flixier lets you add text, images, splice in other videos or add background music to your clips. Our online editor has everything you need to create the perfect YouTube videos, from professionally animated motion graphics to keyframe support!
Render your videos in minutes
Our cloud-powered rendering technology does all the rendering on our servers, meaning your videos will always be done in 5 minutes or less! Flixier won’t waste your time by locking your computer up with render tasks!
Click the Import button, select the Twitch options and then log-in with your Twitch account when prompted to be able to bring over your past streams, clips and highlights.
Double click on your Twitch video to add it to your project. Now you’re free to cut it, add text, music or splice in other clips however you want until you end up with the perfect YouTube video.
After you’re done editing your video, you can press the export button. In a few minutes, your video will be rendered and you’ll be able to download it or send it straight to your YouTube channel from the Flixier editor.
Why use Flixier to edit your Twitch VODs for YouTube:
Grow your audience
Publishing highlight reels with your best Twitch moments to YouTube is a great way to help people discover you and increase your following even when you’re offline!
Get the most out of your content
Every single one of your live streams represents hours of recorded video content. Don’t let it go to waste! Edit it and share it on platforms like YouTube, Twitter or TikTok to promote yourself!
Edit videos on any computer
If you stream from a console or mobile phone and don’t own a powerful computer, you’ll be glad to know that Flixier runs smoothly on all computers, from brand new Macs to old Windows machines or Chromebooks.
Work closely with your editor
Flixier’s collaboration features make it easy for you to work with an editor. You can sync files remotely, leave comments with feedback, compare between different video versions and even edit the videos together.
I’ve been looking for a solution like Flixier for years. Now that my virtual team and I can edit projects together on the cloud with Flixier, it tripled my company’s video output! Super easy to use and unbelievably quick exports.
My main criteria for an editor was that the interface is familiar and most importantly that the renders were in the cloud and super fast. Flixier more than delivered in both. I've now been using it daily to edit Facebook videos for my 1M follower page.
I'm so relieved I found Flixier. I have a YouTube channel with over 700k subscribers and Flixier allows me to collaborate seamlessly with my team, they can work from any device at any time plus, renders are cloud powered and super super fast on any computer.
Frequently asked questions.
Can you cut VODs on Twitch?
In order to cut a VOD on Twitch you would need to create a Highlight of it, which would show up as a different clip in the Videos tab. If you need more flexibility when cutting your VODs, you can use a Twitch-integrated online video editor like Flixier instead and save/publish your edited VOD anywhere you want.
What editing software do streamers use?
Streamers use many different video editing software solutions depending on their needs and editing style. If you’re looking for something that’s easy to use, runs fast on any computer and doesn’t require downloads or installs, we recommend trying out Flixier!
Can you upload Twitch videos to YouTube?
Yes. There’s nothing stopping you from uploading your Twitch videos to YouTube. It can even be beneficial for your channel, especially if you use an online video editor like Flixier to edit them down and make them more suitable for the YouTube platform.