There are times when you like an online video so much that you want to download it, or there’s a video that you want to use in your project. The way to get an online video is to download it using a video downloading tool.
This post features some alternative ways to download an online video. All the tools in the list are simple to use and help you download videos in various resolutions.
Note: Please use these tools responsibly and do not use them to download videos illegally or without the creator’s permission.
Inovideo is a powerful and reliable online video downloader with a neat and simple interface. It allows you to download videos from as many as 50+ popular websites and platforms in either MP3 or MP4 format.
Using Inovideo is simple, just copy and paste the URL of the desired video, select the output format, click ‘Download’, and once the download is finished click ‘Finished’ and the video will be saved at the destination.
Some of the coolest features the tool boasts of are fast downloading speed, getting videos in UHD, FHD, and HD formats, as well as batch downloading videos. The tool offers a free trial for 15 days and afterward offers suitable pricing packages.
(Web tool) SaveFrom.net Helper is an online tool and a browser extension which helps people download videos from various sites. Having this extension installed in your browser, you only need to open the video’s page and click on the extension button (present near top-right of the browser).
(Safari extension) YouTube5 is a downloader for the Safari browser which changes the default YouTube player, and enhances the video experience by providing some cool features like volume control button, ability to switch resolutions within the player, downloading videos, etc.
You can download the videos by clicking on the required video resolution shown in the player.
(Firefox extension) DownloadHelper is a Firefox addon which allows you to download videos and images from many sites including YouTube, Google Videos, DailyMotion, etc. It can also convert downloaded videos to your preferred format.
(Firefox extension) Easy YouTube Video Downloader is another Firefox addon with fewer but necessary features to download YouTube videos. Its icon comes under the YouTube video which shows a menu of available (downloadable) video formats. Choose the one you need and the download will start.
(Web tool) Deturl is an online video downloader. Just like KeepVid, you need to paste the video’s page address in the input (URL) field on the website and press a download button. Choose the format you want and start downloading.