Why YouTube Is Popular?
As the largest video platform and second-most popular site in the world, YouTube has a large number of users and rich free video/audio resources. As of February 2017, there have been more than 400 hours content being uploaded to YouTube within each minute. YouTube includes almost all types of video sources, for example, daily news, movies, TV shows, music videos, live videos, creative videos, funny videos, and so on. You can surely find out whatever you like on YouTube.
Regions which can access to YouTube has occupied 2/3 of the global.
The popularity of YouTube not only comes from its abundant video resources but also the high resolution for online video streaming. Currently, YouTube supports various high quality such as 8K resolution and HDR video.
YouTube has been a must in many people's life. However, even YouTube owns so many advantages, there still exists one shortcoming – YouTube doesn't allow users to download online videos for offline playback. This greatly frustrates many users even though most videos on YouTube are free for using.
What Is VidPaw?
Except for YouTube, there are also many other online video-sharing platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Dailymotion, and so forth, provide no download option for users as well as leaving tons of useful videos buried online even though they are free for using.
VidPaw is a professional but easy-to-use online video downloader that can help to deal with this situation. View its main features below now.
VidPaw has added a new built-in search engine on its homepage, in the upper right corner on the navigation bar. With this new feature, users can search for the video/audio contents they want directly on VidPaw just like in YouTube. Therefore, VidPaw not only works as a downloader, but an online video streaming platform.
VidPaw provides various output selections for users to choose freely. The quality for video ranges from 144p to 8K, and audio from 64kbps to 320kbps. Additionally, users can also select to download online video in 4 types, including video with sound, video-only, audio file, and video with subtitle.
Unlike many other online video downloaders, VidPaw contains no pop-up ads or bundled malware on all its page, ensuring users the most secure environment and speedy downloading performance.
VidPaw is available on almost all browsers such as Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, etc. and supports videos from more than 1,000 sites such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Dailymotion, and so on. Besides, VidPaw can also be used on various devices, for example, iPhone/iPad, Android phone/tablet, Windows, Mac, etc. More importantly, you can use VidPaw with no cost!
Find any favorite video on VidPaw? You can directly stream online video on our site right now! When you discover some interesting videos before you want to download it, just click on it and enjoy video online streaming with VidPaw!
3 Simple Ways to Download Online Video on PC
VidPaw also makes online video download a simple thing to get through. Even you are a green hand, you can grasp how to use VidPaw in a really short time. What's more, to help users download online video/audio more easily, VidPaw even provides 3 different ways for them to choose. Read them and try to download your first online video on PC now!
Way 1. Download Online Video with URL
This method is the most traditional one to download online video from various sites or in VidPw directly. Check the guide below.
Step 1. Search for the video you want to download on some video-sharing platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, etc. Then copy the URL of the video.
Step 2. Navigate to VidPaw and paste the URL of the online video to the download bar on VidPaw's homepage. Then click on "Start" icon.
Step 3. When you have clicked on "Start", VidPaw will analyze the video information and provide download options for you. Scroll down to select the one you prefer for the video, and submit downloading by hitting the "Download" button.
If you hit the icon and a pop-up window shows up with the video playing but not downloading automatically, click on the three dots on the lower right corner and submit "Download".
NOTE: With the latest version of VidPaw, you can directly search for the video inside VidPaw by typing keywords to the search bar. For example, if you enter "Taylor Swift", you can get lots of music videos. Just open the video and select output formation as well as quality to download it.
Way 2. Download Online Video with Extension
Although most video-sharing platforms don't provide users with a download option to save the videos to local folders, we can actually add a download button to them manually by installing VidPaw Extension.
STEP 1. To begin with, install Tampermonkey extension to your browser first can ensure VidPaw Extension to be installed successfully and run more smoothly. Since VidPaw Extension now is available on Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Microsoft Edge, you should use these browsers and download the suitable Tampermonkey on them.
STEP 2. When you have installed Tampermonkey on your browser, now you can click "VidPaw Extension" to install it as well.
STEP 3. Now search for the online video again. For example, when you open a video page on YouTube, scroll down and you can find a VidPaw download icon has been set there. Click on it and the page will re-direct to VidPaw's download page directly. Then simply select the output format and quality for the video, and you can get the downloaded video to local folder on your PC.
Way 3. [Easy Trick] Download YouTube Video with One-Click
Among the three downloading methods provided by VidPaw, this will be the simplest one to use. You just need to edit the link of the YouTube video you want to download, and things are almost done.
NOTE: This method can only be adapted to download online videos from YouTube currently.
Step 1. Launch YouTube online platform and find the video you want to download to PC.
Step 2. Open the video page, then add "paw" behind "youtube" on the address bar.
Step 3. Hit "Enter" key on your keyboard and the page will turn to VidPaw's video download page directly.
Step 4. Now just select an output format and quality for the video, and start downloading by clicking on "Download" button.
The brand new VidPaw has shown us the most convenient way to enjoy online video streaming and downloading service at the same time. To make the video resources online more freely for using, VidPaw is a must. Stop hesitating and grasp a look at it!