It’s video that you can watch on the internet, or in some cases, video that you can download from the internet and watch later.
Some online video (not all) lets you subscribe to it, so you’re automatically notified when there’s new content. Find out more about subscribing to online video .
There are two basic methods for creating online video: on your computer, or directly on a website.
1. On your computer
There are many different ways to get your videos online. And one way to upload to almost all of them at once: Tubemogul .
Tubemogul lets you upload a single video file to these video sites:
And the list keeps growing.
Blip.tv bears a close look. It is packed with other distribution options, beyond simply putting your video on a webpage. It lets you create a video podcast feed , distributes your video to services like Twitter and Facebook , sends your video to your blog, and creates a link on social bookmarking services like Delicious .
Online video is becoming more conversational with services like Seesmic , Utterli , Qik , KyteTV and 12Seconds . These services let you record short video snippets on your webcam or cellphone, and hold a conversation with others, who comment with video or text.