Video sharing is one of the fastest growing activities online. It enables users to upload videos and share them with the world.
Almost 2 billion videos are being watched and hundreds of thousands are being uploaded each day on one of the most popular Video sharing sites – YouTube.
Social Marker is a great tool you can use to promote your website.
This powerful tool enables you to submit your sites to over 50 bookmarking sites in just 15 minutes.
How does it works?
1 – Simply go to www.socialmarker.com (you don’t need to sign up to use this website service, all you need is an account on the respective social bookmarking sites listed on Social Marker to make a semi-automatic submission)
2 – When you scroll down the page, you’ll see a list of social bookmarking sites where you can submit your videos. Below are just some of the social bookmarking sites:
In order to bookmark your video or website, you’ll need to enter the title, link or site URL, description and tags that you want. Click “Submit” after providing all the details needed.
3 – After clicking on submit, a new window will appear where you can start submitting your details. All process submission will be made in one place. All the information you’ve entered on the bookmark details box is on the bottom of the page.
4 – After putting all the details in the appropriate fields, click on the “Submit Story” link at the right hand corner at the bottom of the page.
5 – Click “Next” at the upper right hand corner. You’ll be taken to the next site and so on until you have submitted your videos or website to all the available bookmarking sites.
Social marker can help a lot in promoting website to social bookmarking sites. It is a tool which is very easy and practical and you don’t have to spend a lot of time to do it manually.
Some of the best Video-Sharing Sites:
1 – YouTube
Is one of the most popular video-sharing websites It was founded by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, ex-Paypal employees. There are no restrictions on the number of videos you can post on YouTube as long as you follow the 2GB/10min rule. YouTube allows users to like, dislike, share and add to playlist or favorites the videos on YouTube.
2 – Blip.tv
Is a free video-sharing service that can be upgraded into a paid for Pro account. Videos uploaded to blip.tv are limited tofile sizes of 1GB for both basic and pro account. One of the best features of Blip.tv is that it can support all possible video formats including the popular Flash Video (flv) format.
3 – Viddler
Is a free video sharing site with no length limit as long as your file is 500MB or less in size. You’re also restricted to 2 GB of storage and bandwidth per month. The three goals of Viddler are to share your story, giving out opportunity to reach thousands of viewers online and making search results relevant.
4 – Vimeo
Is a free video sharing service that can be upgraded into Plus account in which you have to pay $60/year. It was founded by Jake Lodwick and Zach Klein in 2004. If you’re using a basic account, you can upload 500MB video and one HD video per week.
While on the Plus account, there is no restriction on HD movies. You can upload videos up to 5GB, embed HD movies, expands your privacy control and customize the embedded player.
5 – Dailymotion
Is a French video-sharing website which offers two different accounts; Basic and Motionmaker. The basic account lets you upload videos up to 1 GB in size while the Motionmaker account allows you to upload HD content. They have restricted content guidelines that forbid copywriter, pornographic, racist and violent videos.
6 – Teachertube
Is a video sharing website designed for sharing instructional teacher videos. There are a variety of videos, documents, audio and photos that are valuable for teachers. You’ll need to register first if you want to leave comments or upload your own video to Teachertube.