The Best Way to Download YouTube Shorts

In this post, we'll look at how you can download YouTube Shorts.

The Best Way to Download YouTube Shorts

This blog post will provide a step-by-step guide on how to download YouTube Shorts so you can enjoy them anytime, anywhere.

Disclaimer: Downloading copyrighted content without the owner's permission is illegal. This guide is for educational purposes only, and we encourage you to respect creators' rights and only download content you have permission to download.

Step 1: Find the YouTube Short you want to download

Head over to YouTube and locate the Short you want to download. You can find YouTube Shorts in various ways:

  1. By visiting the YouTube Shorts homepage (
  2. By browsing the Shorts shelf on the YouTube app
  3. By searching for specific creators, hashtags, or keywords related to Shorts

Once you've found the Short you'd like to download, click on it to open the video page.

Step 2: Copy the video URL

Now, you'll need to copy the URL of the YouTube Short. On a desktop browser, click the address bar to highlight the URL and press Ctrl+C (Windows) or Command+C (Mac) to copy it. On a mobile device, tap the "Share" button beneath the video, then choose "Copy link."

Step 3: Choose a YouTube Short downloader

There are numerous YouTube Short downloader tools available online, both as websites and mobile apps. These tools are designed to help you download YouTube videos, including Shorts. Some popular options include:

  1. 4K Video Downloader (
  2. Y2Mate (
  3. (

Please note that some of these tools may have limitations, such as restrictions on video quality, and may require you to disable ad-blockers to function properly.


Downloading YouTube Shorts is a straightforward process that allows you to enjoy these bite-sized videos offline. Remember to respect creators' rights and only download content you have permission to use. Now that you know how to download YouTube Shorts, you can build a collection of your favorite videos to enjoy anytime, anywhere.