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Web-Based Video Editing

Published 10/29/2008 and rated Ratingstars5 5 out of 5 stars
by AppAppeal Editor
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What can you use the app for? is a web based application that focuses on online video editing. This new website gives a user, the ability to change a video from head to toe. For having professional quality movies, a user can create and add a huge number of effects to a video with the help of tools available on this website. After uploading a video, a user can mix the video with other videos available in Addition of effects, animations, and changing the audio stream can be done effortlessly with the help of its useful and easy to use tools. With no need to download any software, this unique concept is both revolutionary and technically advanced in terms of technology. This website is fully web based and everything from editing and mixing of videos to the insertion of sound effects and the preview of the final masterpiece is done inside the web browser only. Apart from being showcased in various video portals like Youtube and metacafe, videos made with can also be embedded on a personal website or a webpage with ease. Its robust interface and user friendly environment ensures that the thousands of videos being edited remain safe, secure and error free. There are four easy steps for creating a customized video in namely, uploading, converting, editing and generating. A user can directly upload a video from his hard disk or give the URL of the video that is available on the internet. Conversion of a video generally takes around 1 to 2 minutes and is done to compress the video so as to make the editing process fast. In movie generation, the movie is uncompressed and made ready for general video player viewing. Depending upon size of the video and the changes made, it can take up to 10 minutes for a movie to generate. Although, for a web based video editor, there are some restrictions like the file size and non availability of high end effects and animations, its usage cannot be taken for granted. High end, professional software’s are not available everywhere, a quick editing job can be best done by this efficient service. is a useful tool for editing videos that can be used for the internet as well as general viewing. Its easy to use environment makes it an ideal choice for people who use video editing regularly.

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What is the history and popularity of the app?

Founded by Jochen Delabie, was released on October 2008. As the number of people uploading videos in websites like youtube and metacafe increases, the need for online video editors like would also increase. Already flooded with hundreds of videos, this useful service is slowly becoming the talk of the town. With an efficient concept and user friendly interface, looks destined to meet success.

What are the differences to other apps? belongs to a growing pool of online video editing websites. Apart from the ability to easily mix a video with texts, images, animations and effects, also allows its users to change, add or modify audio effects in a video. Its capability to upload an edited video directly to websites like youtube or metacafe is complimented by its unique ability to download a video on behalf of the user, just by specifying the URL of the video.

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How does the web app look and feel to use?

BrushVideo looks clean and neatly laid out with its black and gray background. Intelligent use of contrasting green and white makes it stand apart from a growing herd of mundane looking websites. Although, the flash introduction movie looks a bit stretched, because of its low bandwidth requirements, it makes the video editor easier to understand while keeping the website loading time to a minimum level.

How does the registration process work?

The registration process at is short, simple and easy to understand. A user can register by filling the details like login name, Email and Password in the member’s area. It's also possible to upload and edit videos without registering!

What does it cost to use the application?

All the services and features available at are completely free. Although, there are Google ads available in the website, they are absolutely non-intrusive and blend into the environment.

Who would you recommend the application to?

Apart from the intelligent features and easy to use interface, is fun way to edit videos. Not only it can be used by teenagers to upload their videos on youtube, can also be used by professionals for preparing high impact video presentations. People with absolutely no video editing background can create wonders with this excellent service.

  • One can mix different videos together with each other.
  • Ability to add Watermark and text to a video.
  • Offers facility of changing or mixing audio tracks in videos.
  • Upload videos automatically to Youtube.
  • Upload a video, just by specifying the URL.
  • One can paint on top of the videos to achieve desired color effects.

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