Top 5 YouTube Alternative For Video Lovers

When it comes to online video sharing and viewing, Youtube comes into mind, instantly. But it’s not the only choice as there are many more sites as YouTube alternative.

Listed below are few of such websites you might have heard or not.

1. Dailymotion

Being the second largest online video site, DailyMotion has over 100 million unique visitors per month. It also provides reach and virality to your videos. With the interface similar to Youtube, it has trending videos on the homepage along with search bar on the top.

Just log on to its site after registration with your email ID and start uploading your videos.

The maximum size of a video allowed is 60 minutes in length and 4 GB in size. To remove this limit, you need to make MotionMaker account which is available for free of cost. If you wish to earn money from it, just become part of DailyMotion OpenVOD program.

2. Vimeo

With a beautiful interface, Vimeo is one of the major video uploading and sharing site. Just become its member after filling out a form and you can also see favorite videos of the staff, handpicked exclusively. One of the best feature of Vimeo is there are no annoying ads, unlike Youtube.

While you can upload your videos free of cost but there is a catch. You can only upload 500 MB of videos per week. If you wish to upload more videos, you can get paid membership ($9.95 per month) which gives you increases the limit to 5 GB per week. For higher limit, you can go for premium account which gives 20 GB per week, at an annual cost of $199.

3. Flickr

Majorily used for hosting images, flickr also allows users to upload and share videos. All you have to do is sign up for a free account and start uploading videos, even videos in HD quality too.
With an upper limit of 1TB in a free account and unlimited space, no ads and detailed stats in pro account, flickr has nothing more to offer in comparison with other alternatives.


When it comes to uploading an unlimited number of videos and sharing them instantly, Veoh is the right website to go for. With simple UI, it has other options like forums, messaging facility to connect with friends, groups, etc. Its browsing experience may disappoint you.

5. Metacafe

Among the oldest video sites, Metacafe is still running with 40 million unique visits per month. With well-framed categories, it provides seamless and better browsing experience. Unfortunately, you can’t upload new videos as it doesn’t allow to do so, right now.

Also see – Best YouTube Downloader & How To Skip Ads On YouTube

You can now pick up any of these Youtube Alternative and  enjoy different and unique video sharing and viewing experience. Don’t forget to submit your reviews/comments here on our page.

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