Expressing ourselves has become matter of ease by virtue of social media and blogs. But when it comes to sharing something lively and lucid, video is the best possible way. And in this case, nothing but the YouTube is incomparable.
There might be many reasons for just viewing videos online as they stream and pass on but saving media for offline views may become handy now and then for entertainment and knowledge. And here we serve to you a handful of perfect performers for the purpose.
Here is some sorted tools to download YouTube videos online:
It is a simple Firefox add-on with which you can download Youtube videos online as well as any streaming videos from many other youtube-like popular sites like Google videos, MySpace, DailyMotion, Porkolt, iFilm, DreamHost etc. This simple tool automatically detects the video you are playing in your browser, notifies you with an animated icon and lets you download in your preferred video format, whether low quality small sized ones or HD bulky sized, depending upon the availability.
One of the best, most preferred, simple and straight-forward extension for Google Chrome is the Chrome YouTube Downloader to fetch online videos in various formats like FLV, MP4, MP4 HD 720p, MP4 Full-HD 1080p, MP4 (2K), MP3 those are playing on Youtube. There is a support for a large list of languages like Spanish, Italian, Russian, French, Arabic.
This easy-to-use tool for Mac with its intuitive interface makes downloading as easy and automated as it should be. For instance, in the download section, you can enter a YouTube URL for downloading, but if you are already having the YouTube link open in a Web browser, it automatically places it into the URL area, which is a helpful feature indeed, especially when the address is long. And of course, it allows you to download and convert into convert multiple video formats including full HD.
You can download all possible YouTube videos to iPhone, single or whole collection via multi-stream downloading. The output files are saved in MP4 format ready to playback at your will.
And here comes a swift app for the latest ruler of Smartphone platform i.e. Android. The TubeMate lets you search, stream instantly and manage to download your favorite media in wide range of suitable formats by allowing you to pause and resume at your own discretion.
There are a several sites that that enables you to download YouTube videos online directly from there page by creating a link. Here are a couple of those:
Just visit the site, paste the link of the page containing the video: it might be Youtube or any other site consisting of the video. Then a click on the download button will provide a variety of options for the video composition.
There is a simple trick to directly generate the download link from the youtube page you are visiting: just add ‘ss’ to the video URL. For example: original URl=http:// youtube.com/watch?v=abcdef, transformed link=http://ssyoutube.com/watch?v=abcdef.
There are some similar sites also like KeepVid.com, Savevid.com.
Make use of the tool that is compatible with your device and enjoy the benefit of sharing and exploring.