Web Hosting Links:
I wrote a blog post about pros and cons when shopping for a video hosting platform in How to Decide Where to Host Your Videos. In it I focus mostly on YouTube, Vimeo, and Wistia.
Most blogs I’ve come across, back me up on that. There two examples from reputable resources: GoDaddy: Video hosting shootout and Digital Brew: Choose The Best Video Hosting Sites for Your Business.
There are certainly many other hosting solutions, but I wouldn’t play around with trying out the ‘new kid’ on the block, until that ‘kid’ isn’t at least of legal age. The following players might be worth your attention if you feel you need customization beyond what YouTube, Vimeo, and Wistia have to offer:
Social Media Hosting Links:
Since Facebook Live has taken over the conversation in 2016, Periscope is looking to keep up. Check out: You can now embed Periscope broadcasts anywhere on the web.
Remember when you host your videos natively on a social media site, you have to play by their rules. Just a few months ago, Facebook scrapped in-video links to third-party sites.
Interested in which video hosting platforms might be best for your business’ needs? Contact us at 212-343-3099 or firstname.lastname@example.org, so we can see how we can guide you to video marketing success for your business.