It is also important to note that some of the many YouTube ripping sites out there use unconventional money-making practices such as cryptomining. Although we do our best to recommend services that do not use such tactics, you must ensure that you do not stay on those sites for too long if you find your system hotter or harder than normal.
: Copy video URL
This method (our favorite) can all be executed in the browser without having to download special applications or jump through hoops. This also means that it works on Windows, Mac or even a Chromebook.
The first step is to go to the YouTube video whose audio you want to rip. Highlight the URL in the address bar of your browser and copy it to your clipboard.