Best Way to Share Videos

by Khadija Anwar
2 minutes
Best ways to share videos

Sharing videos allows us to communicate, entertain, and educate with ease. From social media platforms to video hosting sites, and messaging apps to cloud storage, there are countless options available.

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This help center guide will explore some of the best ways to share videos that suit your needs.

3 Ways to Share Videos

The best ways to share videos depend on your goal, as well as the intended audience for the videos. Here are three popular methods for sharing videos:

Video Sharing Platforms:

Platforms like YouTube, Vimeo, and Dailymotion are an easy way for sharing videos online. These sites allow you to upload videos, set privacy settings, and share links with your audience.

You can choose to make videos public, private, or unlisted, and you can also embed videos on websites or share them on social media.

Video-sharing platforms typically offer a wide reach and allow for easy sharing, commenting, and engagement with viewers.

video sharing platform

Cloud Storage Services:

Cloud storage services like Google Drive, Dropbox, and Microsoft OneDrive allow you to upload videos and share access links with others.

These services often offer ample storage space and allow for the easy sharing of large video files.

You can set permissions on the links, such as view-only or edit access, and recipients can access the videos directly from the cloud storage service.

Cloud storage services are useful for sharing videos with specific individuals or groups, and they often provide additional features such as file versioning and syncing.

storage spaces

Social Media:

Social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and Instagram also offer an opportunity to share videos.

You can upload videos to your social media accounts, set privacy settings, and share them with your followers or friends.

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Social media platforms often provide a built-in audience and can be a good option for sharing videos with a wide network of people, especially for personal or casual sharing.

social media apps

Remember:  Always be mindful of any copyright or legal restrictions, and choose a video-sharing method that aligns with your specific sharing requirements.


How can I share my personal video safely?

Choose a secure platform> Set appropriate privacy settings> Use strong passwords> Share only with trusted individuals.

How can I send long videos between devices?

Following are some ways to send long videos.

  • Cloud storage services
  • File transfer services
  • Email & messaging app

Khadija Anwar

Meet Khadija Anwar, an accomplished tech writer with over 500 published write-ups to her name. Her impressive portfolio can be found on the ContentStudio blog, LinkedIn, and the Fiverr platform.

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