It’s been a decade now that we’ve had online videos entertaining us and our families in the comfort of our homes, whether it’s the one of the cat walking on two legs or the latest trailers of upcoming movies, we all catch it online, usually on YouTube and Vimeo.
The digital generation seems to be hitting full stride this decade, with increases in innovation around the world by smart techies. One particular innovation that everyone loves is the ability to download and save information on your personal digital space, and video downloads are at the top of the list!
From downloading YouTube videos to clips from Metacafe and WhatsApp, we’re entering into an age where textual information is taking the back drop, thanks to the experiential earning advantages of video watching.
Of course, in order to learn from online videos, it is sometimes necessary to download them and re-watch on occasion to refresh ones memory. We experienced some trouble in our time with the task, but after scoping through various software, we found the one we loved the most.
Unfortunately, we’re not the kind of people who just give information away – there must be drama and sequence; in this favor we’ve created a countdown list to the best one of them all. Go through the list and find out which one suits you best!
Top Video Downloader For Windows
- Tubemate: Tubemate is an app that’s designed to work especially for Youtube, it’s a very basic app and we were satisfied with it for a long while, however the slightly off putting graphics and UI made us think differently and on we went seeking new help.
- YTD – Free Youtube Downloader: YTD is a free video download software that you can use to download videos from several sources. Although the name suggests otherwise – there are a host of platforms that allow YTD to download from them with seamless ease. Some of the websites are:
- Bing Video
- And of course – Youtube
- Torrents: One of the best ways to download your favorite movies and TV series’ – Torrents get a bad rap since they’re essentially free and sharing copyrighted information is against the law in some countries’ states. Thankfully all you have to do is get an IP proxy software like Browsec and you’re good to go!
- Vidmate Media and Video Downloader: Vidmate is the one that takes the cake, we found it after quite a bit of searching, but it’s turned itself into our favorite thanks to the features, its seamless integration with video website accounts and easy to use interface.
By far the most loaded among the list, Vidmate has a number of features that will leave you the equivalent of finger licking and craving food. It cross references all the popular websites to find the videos you need, downloads them at the click of a button and is free to use forever. It also has a built in media converter, audio ripper/downloader and a lot more to keep you happy for a good long while once you engage in it. Definitely a worthy download.