Online Video, as a concept was one of the most appreciated ideas from the day it was introduced to the world. The most popular website which is based on concept of video sharing in YouTube, which is used by individuals, enterprises, musician etc. to share their products with the world through videos. With the advent of online video sharing websites, it has developed into a social networking community, where members decide what they like or dislike.
Online Video as a concept is not new as there are many websites from where you can download videos through P2P software but the idea to stream the video online and watch it at the same time revolutionized the world of video sharing. It provides a platform for uploading and sharing of videos for members all over the world.
The popularity of Indian video sharing community can be gauged by the fact that Google’s YouTube and Yahoo videos has the highest number of registered users, irrespective of their locations and also that the traffic on YouTube in the year 2006 was larger than the total internet traffic in the year 2000. Online videos in India are on the all time rise and connecting with each other in the most unconventional ways.
Now with other websites offering online videos, the competition is how fast is the streaming of video provided by them? And how useful are the videos and also the quality?
These sites are now serving as a platform for online social networking, as members share online videos and leave comments as well as rate videos contributed by other members.