For scraping youtube videos, we take videos that have captions only. We then break it down to the timestamp so that when a user clicks on a source, they know exactly which part of the video it pulled it from.
How do I add files from Youtube?
Step 1: Go to the Youtube Tab in Libraria
Go to the Knowledge Base of the Library you want to add a PDF to.
- Select Scrape with links.
- Select Youtube from the tabs that are in the link section.
Step 2: Copy and Paste Youtube URL
Copy the URL link of the channel or Youtube video you want to add. The Youtube videos must have captions in order to be scraped.
Paste the URL link in the field. Click Add more if you want to add more URLs.
You can either paste your Youtube video URL or Youtube channel URL.
- Youtube Video URL
- Youtube Channel URL
Step 3: Check Files and Submit
- Click on
Submit. Once submitted, a window will appear showing how much credits you will use to scrape and the files that will be added to your knowledge base.
Click on the
Submitbutton in the window to confirm the scraping and add it to your library.
You can check the output of the scraping by viewing your Library.
Output of Youtube Video Scraping
Selecting Videos to Scrape in a Channel via Dates
- Open the
- Input a date in the field to select the videos according to the date it was uploaded. This will scrape videos that are uploaded in the channel after the date you inputted.