If you want to publish and share a video with you customers, you need to publish it on YouTube, right? But what can you do if you do not what to use YouTube? Or your customers for some reason cannot want YouTube?

You need a different video publishing platform!

In this blog, I will try to help you with with that and save you some research time. Here you will find a list of video publishing platforms you can use instard of YouTube.

Vimeo

Vimeo also allows for much higher video quality than YouTube, which encourages users to focus on quantity rather than quality.

How to upload a video on Vimeo?

There are several steps you need to follow to upload a video on Vimeo. When you are already logged in in your account just hover the mouse on Videos than click on My videos. On your right a large Upload video button with an arrow will appear and click on it. After that click on Choose a video to upload and then choose the needed file in your computer directory and click Upload selected videos. While the video is uploading you can add needed information like title, description, tags and other. After all of that just click on Done! Go to video and you are ready.

Link for Vimeo: https://vimeo.com

Metacafe

Metacafe is a video-sharing website that specializes in short-form video entertainment in the categories of movies, video games, sports, music and TV.

How to upload a video on Metacafe?

Uploading a video on Metacafe is a bit easier than uploading on Vimeo. When you are logged click on your right top corner the button Upload and then click Upload video. You can drag your video on the cloud icon or Choose file from your computer. Just like on Vimeo while the video is uploading you can add information like title, description, tags and other. When the bar fills up to 100% click on Upload and that's all.

Link for Metacafe: https://www.metacafe.com

Dailymotion

Dailymotion is a French video-sharing technology platform which is available worldwide in 25 languages and 43 localised versions featuring local home pages and local content.

How to upload a video on Dailymotion?

When you are already logged in the Dailymotion site click on the top right corner button Settings and then choose Partner HQ. On the center of the page you will see Upload - click on it. Drag and drop or select a file from your computer storage. Just like the other platforms while the video is uploading you can add an information which will describe your video. After the video is ready just click the Publish button on your right and you are ready.

Link for Dailymotion: https://www.dailymotion.com/us

Veoh

Veoh is is an Internet television company which allows users to find and watch major studio content, independent productions and user-generated material.

How to upload a video on Veoh?

When you are logged in the site on the right you will see an Upload a video on an orange background - click on it and you will need to confirm your email address. After that click on Upload a video and then again Upload a video. Click Browse and choose your video and click Upload. After the bar is full a text: “video successfully uploaded” will be shown on the screen and that means that the video is ready. Add the needed information and post the video.

Link for Veoh: https://www.veoh.com

DTube

DTube is one of the best privacy-focused video platforms you can use instead of Youtube. It’s completely decentralized, meaning that DTube videos aren’t uploaded and streamed from one centralized server as they are with Youtube.

How to upload a video on DTube?

After you log in DTube on the top you will see a bar with several options. Click on the arrow button and a menu in which you can drag and drop or browse through your computer for the file you will upload will be shown. You can upload a thumbnail via the Upload a snap button. After you finish submitingall the information for the video and the thumbnail a text saying: “Congratulations, your video is now on Dtube”

Link for DTube: https://d.tube