Uploading videos on social sites is one of my favorite indulgences. Whenever I feel like getting bored, I make sure to check out my friends’ uploaded videos on Facebook or capture a funny video and then upload it on this app to keep my friends thoroughly entertained. That’s how an interesting video can make the entire group of friends hooked with one another! (If you want to upload HD Videos on Facebook from iPhone, here is how to.)

It’s really very simple to post your favorite videos on Facebook on iPhone and iPad in iOS 8. Most folks can do it instantly. However, some new iPhone users might not be aware of it. If you have uploaded videos on Facebook in iOS 7, you can easily do it in iOS 8 too as all the steps are almost identical. Let’s dive ahead to know how you can do it!

How to Upload Videos from iPhone or iPad to FacebookThere are two ways you can upload videos on Facebook from iPhone/iPad. One is through Photos App and the other is through Facebook app itself.

How To Upload Videos on Facebook from iPhone Through Photos App

First and foremost, log in to your Facebook account and move ahead with the further steps.

Step #1. Launch Photos app.

Tap on Photos App on iPhoneStep #2. Tap on Albums.

Step #3. You should see Videos Tap on it.

Select Video from iPhone Camera RollStep #4. Now, select the video you want to upload.

Step #5. Tap on Share icon from the bottom left corner.

Sharing Icon in iPhone Photos AppStep #6. Next up, you will have many options to share your video like, Facebook, YouTube. Tap on Facebook.

Sharing Options in iPhone Photos AppStep #7. Write something about the video, fill out the optional details such as, Location, Audience Once you are done, tap on Post from the top right corner.

Post Videos to Facebook from iPhone Photos AppThat’s it!

How to Upload Videos on Facebook From Official Facebook App

Step #1. Launch Facebook app.

Step #2. Tap on Photo with the camera icon from the top.

Tap on Photo in Facebook iPhone App

Step #3. Facebook will ask your permission to access your Photos app, if you are going to upload photos or videos for the first time.

Step #4. Now, you will have the access to your Camera Roll. Select the video you want to upload and tap on Done from the top right corner.

Select Video and Tap on Done in iPhone Camera AppStep #5. Write something about the video.

Step #6. Tap on the arrow icon under Post to bring up the option to select preferred audience and then tap on Done from the top right corner within the menu.


Arrow Icon in Facebook App

If you want to tag your friends with this post, tap on the tiny people icon from the bottom menu, select the friend you want to tag and then tap on Done from the top right hand in the popup menu. You can also Add Location where this video was taken by tapping on the location icon.

Step #7. Once you are done, tap on Post from the top right corner.

Post iPhone Video to Facebook from AppThat’s all! The video has been uploaded.

Watch out this video to know how to post videos to Facebook from iPhone:

If you wish to download Facebook videos to Camera Roll to watch them whenever you want, there is a Cydia tweak called Prenesi that lets you do it effortlessly as if it were a native feature of this social app.

There is another tweak RecordPause that allows you to pause/resume a video. If you like posting your favorite videos on Facebook, give this tweak a try to provide you more convenience in recording a video.

  • M. Qtips

    Nope. the Facebook app on iPad/iPhone doesn’t allow you to upload videos as described. It hides them when you click the camera icon to choose from your photo album.