Video Sharing Web Sites

Top Online Video Sharing Solutions

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Video sharing on the web can occur through free video sharing sites like YouTube, or through paid content delivery networks. Each video sharing site offers its own advantages and drawbacks as well as unique features and access to unique audiences.

Below is a quick rundown of many the top video sharing web sites. For help choosing the video sharing solution that's right for you, read the article, Things to Consider When Choosing a Video Sharing Site.

Video Sharing on YouTube

YouTube is the biggest and best known, and it offers many features if you want to share your video and get it seen by a large audience. How to Use YouTube

Video Sharing on Revver

Revver is a revenue sharing, as well as video sharing, web site. Ads embedded at the end of videos can earn producers real money.

Video Sharing on Blip.tv

Blip.tv is the video sharing site to use if you have regular content that you want syndicated. One big advantage of Blip.tv is that your videos are automatically posted on iTunes.

Video Sharing on Yahoo! Video

Yahoo! Video has all the features available on other large video-sharing sites. It also gives you the ability to upload a transcript for your video, which makes it easier to find in web searches.

Video Sharing on My Space

If you have a My Space page, you have a forum for easily sharing your videos online.

Video Sharing on Bolt

Bolt is aimed at the youth set, and offers tools for uploading and sharing videos, photos and games.

Video Sharing on Drop Shots

A family-focused site, Drop Shots allows users to easily upload and share videos and photos with family and friends.

Video Sharing on Daily Motion

Daily Motion offers a clean interface and all of the tools you expect from a quality video sharing site.

Video Sharing on Meta Cafe

A mix of user-generated and professionally produced videos, Meta Cafe lets you upload and share videos with a broad audience.

Video Sharing on Our Media

Our Media calls itself the "global home for grassroots media." If you create videos about social issues, you can upload them here and share them with an interested audience.

Video Sharing on Phanfare

Phanfare is a family-friendly site that offers unlimited storage of your photos and videos -- for a price.

Video Sharing on Podesk

Podesk allows users to quickly create video "channels," so you can host your own content on your own website.

Video Sharing on sevenload

sevenload is an international site for sharing photos and videos.

Video Sharing on Shozu

Shozu is designed especially for sharing videos from cell phones

Video Sharing on Stickam

Not only can you upload videos, photos and music to Stickam, you can even broadcast yourself live over the site.

Video Sharing on Ustream

Leave your webcam running, and you can create a 24/7 program of your life on Ustream.tv.

Video Sharing on Vimeo

Vimeo put the "me" back in video.

Video Sharing on a Content Delivery Network

If you're looking for an enterprise video sharing solution, consider a content delivery network. CDNs offer customizable video sharing solutions, as well the ability to do things like edit online or sell video downloads.