Ok, so there is this nice Fathers Day video on YouTube that shows every father’s ultimate toys–Lambos and Ferraris–being pulled-over by cops. Sad thing is, just like most YouTube videos, it’s like watching old silent movies with sound. There is actually a neat trick that you can use to make these videos look much better. Just add “&fmt=6” to the end of the video URL.
Here’s a regular YouTube Video:
Here’s the same video with the “&fmt=6” added to the URL:
Videos that are already optimized will no longer benefit from this trick. It’s not HD, but hey, at least you can now view your favorite YouTube videos on a different light.
Warning: When making your own home videos for YouTube, check your nose in the mirror first!