10+ YouTube Alternatives and Competitors
YouTube is a widely known video hosting platform for everyone. It enables various people to become content creators instantly. The platform aims to provide a sense of community whether you are a creator or a watcher. YouTube provides a medium where you can connect to the world through creating videos with no specific genre. On top of that, with enough time and investment, it also can become a lucrative career for some.
- Provides basic tools to edit videos
- Features a library of audio effects for all creators
- There are multiple restrictions on the platform
- Your account can be disabled without any prior reason
YouTube is a fantastic platform if you want to share your videos for a lot of people to see. However, it is not the only video hosting website on the internet. If you scroll down, you will see the best alternatives to YouTube.
|Logo||Name Sort||Rating Sort||CEO||Pricing Sort||Founded Sort||Revenue Sort||Employees Sort||Location Sort||Reviews Sort||Customers Sort|
|YouTube||Susan Wojcicki||$11.99||2005|| $16 B|| 1,121+|| San Bruno|| 1574+ Reviews|| 200K +|
|Vimeo||Anjali Sud||$7||2004|| $160 M|| 600+||New York|| 1875+ Reviews|| 170M +|
|Netflix||Reed Hastings||$2.66||1997|| $20.2 B|| 8,600+|| Los Gatos|| 1574+ Reviews|| 182M +|
|Veoh||Jon Goldman||N/A||2004|| $388 M|| 754+|| San Diego|| 1547+ Reviews|| 100K +|
|Dailymotion||Maxime Saada||N/A||2005|| $110 M|| 1,282+||Paris|| 1685+ Reviews|| 300M +|
|Wix Video||Avishai Abrahami||$13||2006|| $1 B|| 3,000+||Tel Aviv|| 1874+ Reviews|| 180M +|
|Wistia||Chris Savage||N/A||2006|| $32 M|| 112+||Cambridge|| 1874+ Reviews|| 50K +|
|Jetpack||Fatima Dicko||N/A||2008|| $1 M|| 18+||San Francisco|| 1574+ Reviews|| 5M +|
|Metacafe||Arik Czerniak||N/A||2003|| $30 M|| 16+||San Francisco|| 1668+ Reviews|| 40M +|
|SproutVideo||Adam Podolnick||$24.99||2010|| $2.6 M|| 16+|| Brooklyn|| 1574+ Reviews|| 144.2K +|
|Tom Bridgwater||Software Engineer||https://www.linkedin.com/in/bridgwater|
|Pablo Slough||Head of Business||https://www.linkedin.com/in/pabloslough|
- Access Control
- Accounting Intergration
- Application Integration
- Assessment Management
- Assignment Management
- Business Intelligence
- Employee Management
- List Management
- Marketing Automation
- Sales Enablement
- Sales Force Automation
- Performance Management
- Process Management
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YouTube is home to a vast library of videos for endless entertainment. However, in terms of total number of viewers, only one video stands out. The number one watched video on the platform right now is the music video of the song “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee. It currently has over 6.9 billion views on the YouTube platform.
A “YouTuber” is any user on the YouTube platform that creates and uploads video content on the streaming site. Hence, the first ever YouTuber title belongs to the site’s co-founder, Jawed Karim. He uploaded an 18-second video entitled “Me at the Zoo” back in 2005.
YouTube Originals is an extension of the YouTube platform. Basically, it is where YouTube and other content creators would produce original content, such as series. It started on September 24, 2019.
Every individual has their set of preferences, and that is why it is normal to see a few dislikes here and there. However, millions of people seemed to dislike YouTube’s own video, “YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind”. In fact it set a Guinness world record for obtaining 18.25 million dislikes.