The Top 4 Tools to Download YouTube Videos

An Overview

Studies have shown that the number of videos uploaded on YouTube is almost directly proportional to the number of videos downloaded. Experts opine that with every passing day the number is only going to take a surge. The logic that they put forth is, people nowadays have access to better media gadgets. Cameras and tablets have made their way to a lot of pockets. Psy’s Gangam style is reported to be one of the most downloaded files from YouTube in recent times. In this piece we will discuss about 4 effective tools that will help you to download files from YouTube quite easily.

The 4 Effective Tools

1. KeepVid

This is by far one of the most popular tools that help in downloading videos and saving it on your hard disk. The user interface is also fairly easy and that is what helps in getting the best of the downloading experience. All you need to do is to add the bookmark to your link and then simply hit the ‘keep it’ icon. You can also do it in a different way as well. You can copy the URL of the site and then enter the keepVid page and then paste it on the box that is given on the top and hit download. Not just YouTube, you can easily download files from Facebook, TED, Metacafe, Dailymotion, eHow, 4shared and various other sites. It also allows you choose the format that you want to save the file in. For those who are not a computer savvy, will certainly find it a lot easier as it is clutter free.


2. YTD Video Downloader

This is another handy tool that is quite helpful in downloading YouTube files. What’s really cool is that it allows you to download files from over sixty sites such as Google Video, Facebook, ESPN videos, YouTube and others. The best part about this tool is that it allows you to download HQ and HD videos with utter ease. Subsequently you can also convert the file format to play it on your media player. It also allows you to download multiple files simultaneously.

3. SaveVid

This can be related to keepVid in a lot of aspects. Nevertheless, there are many other features as well that make it quite different from KeepVid. For example it offers a cool feature of allowing you to choose the category you would like to download from. The categories are classified as celebrity videos, travel, gaming, Science, how to, Sports and others. It allows you to download files in various formats such as flv, mov, avi, wmv and others.

4. VideoGrabber 

Wondering why is it named videograbber? Well, once the link to the video is pasted on the browser, the video will be grabbed and you will get an option to download it in HD formats. It allows you to download files from popular sites such as Vimeo, Metacafe, myspace, Nationalgeographic, theonion and others. The best part about this tool is that it gives you an option to create demo video and one can also burn data on DVD’s.

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