With the increasing popularity of social networking, one more trend has come into notice that has become extremely popular i.e. video sharing. One immediately wants to share their videos with their friends and family. Video sharing websites have now made that possible and the best part is one can do it for free.
Top 10 Online Video sharing websites are :
1. YouTube – Broadcast Yourself
YouTube is the most popular of all. YouTube is the first website that comes to mind when one thinks about sharing videos. One just needs to sign up on the website or alternatively they can use their Google account details to login. One can estimate YouTube’s popularity by the fact that it garners approximately 20 per cent of global traffic.
Hulu is a perfect option for you if you are great movie and television buff. The website offers you your favorite TV shows and movies and features that enable you to not only find them quickly but also watch them the way you like. The website may not offer some features offered by others but what it offers is also mind boggling. Irrespective of the kind of show you are interested in; Hulu will definitely have something for you.
Dailymotion is by far the most diversified video sharing website available on the web that is accessed by users all over the world. Unlike YouTube Dailymotion hosts video that are more of professional use rather than personal that include short films, commercials and newscasts. The website is extremely user friendly offering features to customize the viewing experience. The videos can be accessed quickly and the movies have picture previews.
Metacafe was basically started in Israel but is now currently based in California. It takes care of the nitty-gritty that is required to enhance user’s experience. The website ensures that videos offered are of the highest standards through a dedicated review system. In spite being a non-US website it attracts maximum from America only. One can find a huge collection of videos on a plethora of different topics.
5. Yahoo! Video
Yahoo! Video is exactly isn’t a place where everyone would upload their videos but it’s popular just because it’s connected to Yahoo. The website hosts a plethora of videos that might interest you but generally everyone is smitten by the top five ones.
Vimeo is another upcoming website that is rapidly establishing itself as a popular social networking and video sharing website. The website offers a great platform for amateur videographers to showcase their short films and original videos. The site is also popular amongst professionals as place where they can showcase their work.
Break.com is another video sharing website where one can upload and host your videos. However it is different from others as one can create their personal pages and use them to share pictures as well. That’s not it. It also offers programs that give you the opportunity to earn some considerable amount of money. You can send the links to your friends or could embed the content on other websites.
Revver is a free video sharing website that offers content generated solely by the users. The videos are categorized into a number of different titles that helps you quickly search for your favorite ones. The website supports a plenty of different video formats that include .mov, .mpeg, .mp4, .avi, .asf, .divx etc. The website does not impose any restrictions on the number of videos one can upload.
vidiLife is another video sharing website where you can also share your pictures too. The website promises to offer space to upload unlimited photos and videos. The best part is that it does not put any limit on the length of videos that are uploaded. You just need to sign up and then can start uploading.
10. Ustream.tv :
Ustream.tv is not a regular video sharing website, it’s more popular due to it’s live streams. Millions of people flock to it whenever there is a live stream of some highly popular match.