Home : Video : Streaming : Formats

Streaming Video File Formats

This tutorial provides an overview of the main video streaming formats: Windows Media, Real Media, Quicktime, MPEG-4 and Flash. We look at the pros and cons of each format and explain the basics of using them to deliver video on the Internet.

Before you begin, you should understand how video streaming works, especially the difference between true streaming and HTTP streaming.

 


Next Page: Windows Media Streaming

Subscribe to us on YouTube