Watching videos online or downloading it to watch later is one of the latest trends among youth these days.
Sometimes we are short of time to watch our favorite TV programme or a cricket match, so in order overcome these situations, there are certain websites that allow us to watch our favorite programmes online, and even download these from the selected sites.
We have compiled the list of top 10 of those most popular video websites in India.
YouTube is a video sharing website that allows users to watch, share and upload videos. YouTube has a huge and diverse collection of videos that includes videos from TV shows, Music, Sports, News, Gaming, etc.
YouTube is the most popular video website in the world, which was launched in the year 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim. The popularity of YouTube can be traced from the fact that it has more than 1 billion users.
YouTube is available in 61 languages and the users can also upload videos on YouTube and can also subscribe to different channels as per their interests.
Alexa Rank (in India): 4
Dailymotion serves as a global video platform, where users can watch and share high quality videos related to different genres.Dailymotion is one of the most popular video websites in the world and has more than 100 million unique visitors per month.
In the year 2006, Dailymotion provided a facility that allows users to recommend videos and subscribe to different channels. And not only this, users can also upload video by simply signing on Dailymotion. Music, Entertainment, News, Sports, Movies are some of the categories where users may upload or share their videos.
Headquartered in Paris, Dailymotion was founded in the year 2005 by Benjamin Bejbaum and Olivier Poitrey.
Alexa Rank (in India): 78
Oneindia.com is 3rd in the list of top 10 video websites in India. Oneindia.com is an Indian Video Website that offers good quality videos belonging to different categories like News, Bollywood, Hollywood, Music, Televisions, etc.
Oneindia.com was launched in the year 2006 by BG Mahesh and currently it is owned by Greynium Information Technologies Private Limited. Apart from different genres, this website offers videos in different languages like Hindi, English, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, etc.
Alexa Rank (in India): 131
Vimeo is a popular video website, which was launched in the year 2004 by Jake Lodwick and Zach Klein. Founders of this website are the film makers, who created this site while keeping in mind to share their creative work.
Alexa Rank (in India): 177
It can be used to record and edit video clips, one additional facility provided by Vine is that, “videos can be looped” that shows the popularity of a video. Users can also share videos liked by them. Apart from these features, users can also watch videos from different channels like Art, Sports, Places, News, Comedy, etc.
Alexa Rank (in India): 1,613
Break.com has different sections of videos that include Newest, Most Commented, Breaking and Trending Now. Users can upload videos by simply signing on Break.com and can even earn money, if their videos are featured on the home page.
Alexa Rank (in India): 1,832
LiveLeak has a section called “YourSay”, where users can upload videos and it also offers numerous channels, which users can subscribe according to their interests.
Alexa Rank (in India): 1,960
Vube provides a global platform for new artists to launch their videos and show their talent. It was started on 7th January 2013 and has its headquarter in Austin, Texas. Vube is a video sharing website where users can upload videos and watch videos from different uploaders.
Alexa Rank (in India): 5,141
Bigflix, the second India based video site, after ‘oneindia.com’, is 9th on our list of top 10 video websites. Bigflix was started in the year 2008 and is wholly owned by Reliance Entertainment. Headquartered in Mumbai, Bigflix is a premium service where users can watch movies of different languages like Hindi, English, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, etc.
Bigflix is India’s first on demand service that also offers movie reviews as well as trailers. Users can easily subscribe by creating account and watch high definition movies without any advertisements. Bigflix App is also available for iOS, Android, Windows Mobiles, etc.
Alexa Rank (in India): 19,512
The site offers full entertainment to its users, where they can play, watch games and chat with others gamers around the globe.