Top 5 Free Video Hosting Websites – YouTube Alternatives

As you known, YouTube is the best free video hosting website for so many people in the world. But somebody think YouTube sucks for their own reasons like copyright crackdowns, server outages, the 10-minute cap, etc.Here are the top 5 free video hosting sites that you can use to display your streaming video content – apart from YouTube. Most of these provide code for individual videos to enable you to embed them in your site directly. A couple of lines highlighting the main features & USP (Unique Selling Proposition) of each, wherever possible.

Top 5 Free Video Hosting Site Except YouTube

Vimeo Video

Another cool video hosting service since end 2004 that reflects the Web 2.0 genre of web-design. In action are a bunch of highly configurable privacy options with which you can create fine-grained access control lists to allow only select group of people to view your videos. Also allows tagging of videos and statistic.

MySpace Video

Although MySpace now is less popular than Facebook, its video hosting site still has large amount of royal users. You can find all sorts of interesting videos here, anything from animation to sports.

Dailymotion Video

Dailymotion is a humongous hosting cum sharing service. They have the standard set of features wrapped with a strict set of rules that prohibits any kind of adult or explicit content. If there is one thing that sets it apart from the crowd – it’s the JukeBox feature. Video-Blogging and direct uploads from webcam supported too.

Break Video

Break, a video site primarily aimed at men ages 18-34, has a wide variety of video categories available, anything from military to illusions to pure stupidity. However, apart from various video hosting sites, Break has made a name for itself by committing to specific kinds of videos.Most of the videos on Break are humorous and funny.

Metacafe Video

Metacafe takes the user experience very seriously, who offers quality videos and a dedicated review system that keeps content up to high standards. One of the outstanding advantages of this video share site is the lack of duplicates, compared to YouTube’s tons of variations of the same video.

How to download videos from free video hosting websites?

For Mac, you can use a Mac video downloader. It is a YouTube converter, online video uploader and downloader for Mac. It can convert videos for playback on your computer, iPod, iPhone, PSP and other devices.

For win, you can use a Win video downloader. It can also convert the downloader videos for watching on PC, PSP, iPhone, iPod and more.

How to burn downloaded videos to DVD?

For Mac, you can use Mac DVD Creator.

For Win, you can use Video to DVD Burner.

Make videos for sharing online

Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder lets you easily transform photos and clips into high-quality video for sharing on YouTube, Facebook, as well as on TV and popular mobile devices such as iPod, iPhone, Android phones, etc. The advanced visual effects are recommended to bring your YouTube video to next level and surprise friends.

See how to make a YouTube video step by step >>