Best YouTube Alternatives in 2021

    YouTube is described as 'video-sharing website, the site allows users to upload, view, and share videos' and is one of the leading apps in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 100 alternatives to YouTube for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is PeerTube, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like YouTube are BitChute (Free), NewPipe (Free, Open Source), Vimeo (Freemium) and VidLii (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 16, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      With Zattoo TV streaming you can watch TV live and on demand simply over the internet on your TV device. No binding contract, no tangled cables, always set to receive.
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      This alternative is disputed. Zattoo is still a legitimate alternative to YouTube, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    1. Cheapest way to host and share your video using an ad-free platform designed for simplicity, with the most advanced tools, and AI powered in-video search.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • Opera
      Welcome to the simplest way to discover the latest top trending viral videos that the Internet (YouTube) has to offer.
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    2. ViewTube is an alternative YouTube frontend using the invidio.us API. It can recommend, play and search for videos. It saves your watch progress and you can subscribe to channels for them to appear in your subscription feed.
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    3. SnagFilms is committed to finding the world‘s most compelling independent films, whether from established heavyweights or first-time filmmakers, and making them available to the wide audience these titles deserve.

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    4. Watch the Internet like a TV. Frequency is an amazing new way to discover and watch videos from your favorite online sources, turning the Internet into TV.
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    5. Nebula is smart, thoughtful videos from your favorite education-y creators. New videos, back catalog, and Nebula Originals.
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    6. Sendvid was created on the premise that your videos can be enjoyed when you want and with whom you want. Your videos will remain private unless shared. Sendvid makes it easy to share, host or store all your videos.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Niconico (or Nico Nico Douga) is a popular video sharing website in Japan managed by Niwango, a subsidiary of Dwango. Its nickname is "Niconico" or "Nico-do", where "nikoniko" is the Japanese ideophone for smiling.
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    7. Picarto.TV is the world's leading video platform and community for artists. Our goal is to connect artists and their supporters by providing a place to let artists in their craft broadcast, watch, and chat, all from around the globe.
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