KeepVid finds an online survey about video download, and this survey shows the statistics about video sharing sites that people mainly download videos from. The following chart shows you more details:
YouTube owns the largest video download requests. More than 92% video fans download videos from YouTube.
Lynda.com is also a popular website which people would like to download videos from, and it owns more than 5% of the total download requests.
Facebook, the largest social network in the world, occupies 1% of the total downloads.
Other sites like Dailymotion, Vimeo and so on, share the extra 2% of total video download requests.
Disclaimer: KeepVid gets the statistics from the Internet, and KeepVid doesn’t ensure the absolute .accuracy of the number of all video download requests.
KeepVid learns that YouTube provides certain copyright-free videos for users to download without any problem, but most of the videos are copy-right protected by the video owners. KeepVid divides all YouTube videos into several categories according to YouTube copyright restrictions:
People may go against the YouTube rules when they download videos online. KeepVid will show you the regulations about downloading videos on YouTube as below:
You shall not download any Content unless you see a “download” or similar link displayed by YouTube on the Service for that Content.
According to the ToS of YouTube, KeepVid unveils that users aren’t allowed to download videos from YouTube, unless the videos are for fair use or permitted to be downloaded in the service.
There are many video downloaders in the market. KeepVid learns from their website descriptions that these downloaders can download videos from YouTube and other video sharing sites. In this part, KeepVid will introduce you the top downloaders to download videos from YouTube.
Savefrom.net is a powerful online video downloader website that can help you to download videos from YouTube, Facebook and more than 20 other sites. KeepVid thinks that this website is very easy to use.
According to the description from this site, KeepVid thinks this online video downloader is also helpful. With this online video downloader, KeepVid believes that you can download YouTube videos to MP4, MP3 and many other formats.
Apowersoft Online Video Downloader provides video download features as well. But KeepVid knows that you have to download its video downloader API before you can use the online video downloading feature.
KeepVid thinks that Snaptube is the most popular video downloader app among all the video fans. This app enables you to download videos from more than 20 video sharing sites, and it offers very friendly user interface.
KeepVid finds out that this app is available in the Google Play Store. With the help of this app, users can download videos from the Internet, but after reading the user reviews, KeepVid thinks that this app may not be helpful to download YouTube videos.
VidMate is also a mobile app that can help you to download videos from video sharing sites. KeepVid reads the key features of this app, and finds out that video downloader app allows you to download HD videos or standard-quality videos easily.
Freemake Video Downloader software enables you to download videos from YouTube and other 10,000 video sharing sites with ease (KeepVid gets this information from its official website). This video downloader software is compatible with Windows OS only, and it has in-app purchase service.
4K Video Downloader allows you to download videos from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo and other video sites in high quality. The program is available for Windows, Mac and Ubuntu operating systems, and it helps to download subtitles and 4K videos. KeepVid has tested its main features, and thinks that this program is an easy-to-use video downloader.
This video downloader program enables you to download videos from more than 50 video sharing sites. But KeepVid figures out that this program is used for Windows users only, and it has very easy-to-use interface.
People care about the trends of video downloading and what it will become in the future. KeepVid learned the statistics from the Internet. Video downloading from the Internet will become more and more difficult, and KeepVid encourages people to download videos via the correct and legal ways.
Keepid has mentioned that video downloading will become more than more difficult in the future, so the video fans will have to use the alternative ways to download videos:
If you want to save videos for offline enjoyment, KeepVid suggests you to use YouTube Go, the official video downloader app for Android mobile released by Google. It can help you download YouTube videos easily.
KeepVid suggests that before the video uploaders post videos on the video platform, they can have the option to select whether the video can be downloaded, so people can download videos directly.
KeepVid predicts that video downloading will become possible if the video download tools and video sharing platform reach an agreement about downloading videos on third-party video download service.
Last but not least, video download is always a popular demand in the market, and KeepVid sincerely hope that the market can be more regularized and organized to meet people’s requirements.