I've decided that I might use unlisted videos on YouTube for distribution of my home videos, but had a couple of attempts and didn't like the quality after YT compressed them, so I've decided to work out the right settings. I've seen various threads on this, but people don't seem to have an answer beyond methods that are the least worst, so I decided to do my own tests. This thread is kind of my public notes on this.
Ok, the tests.
The test video I have used is some "flo