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Brightcove Alternatives & Competitors

(31)3.9 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Brightcove? Tons of people want Video Hosting Software to help with multi-platform streaming, monetization options, and private upload. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Video Hosting Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to Brightcove. Based on reviewer data you can see how Brightcove stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Vimeo, Kaltura TV, Vidyard, and Panopto are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Brightcove.

Top Alternatives to Brightcove

  • Vimeo
  • Kaltura TV
  • Vidyard
  • Panopto
  • Wistia

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Brightcove

    #1
    #1
  1. Vimeo

    (255)4.2 out of 5

    Vimeo is an on-Line video hosting community. Vimeo is the home for high-quality videos and the people who love them.

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  2. Vimeo is an on-Line video hosting community. Vimeo is the home for high-quality videos and the people who love them.

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    Daniel O.
    DO
    I don't like Vimeo at all. Okay this won't allow me to go further without a positive statement. I am positive I won't use this site.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Vimeo is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. Kaltura TV

    (17)3.9 out of 5

    Kaltura's mission is to power any video experience.

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  4. Kaltura's mission is to power any video experience.

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    UE
    Ability to screen record with voice over for PowerPoint, etc. presentations. This allows for lectures, talks, etc. to be reviewed at a later time with all annotations and presented information in...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Kaltura TV is:

    More expensive
    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #3
    #3
  5. Vidyard

    (396)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Generate and close more deals with the video platform trusted by the fastest growing companies.

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  6. Generate and close more deals with the video platform trusted by the fastest growing companies.

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    Vishnudas P.
    VP
    Vidyard is a good and extremely effective solution. It's used across-the-board so folks will discover value from it besides advertising the AEs, customer success and SDRs. Initially, we employed...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Vidyard is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #4
    #4
  7. Panopto

    (75)4.1 out of 5

    All-in-one video capture and management software. Record presentations & lectures, webcast events, and build an organizational YouTube - all from your laptop.

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  8. All-in-one video capture and management software. Record presentations & lectures, webcast events, and build an organizational YouTube - all from your laptop.

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    Rachel S.
    RS
    Students can watch videos multiple times and take notes within the program.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Panopto is:

    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #5
    #5
  9. Wistia

    (216)4.6 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Wistia provides video hosting for business.

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  10. Wistia provides video hosting for business.

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    Peter M.
    PM
    We have used Wistia for our video hosting since 2011 (one of the early adopters, I think). We were looking for a serious business-focused alternative to Brightcove, for which we were paying about...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Wistia is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    #6
    #6
  11. CloudApp

    (1,029)4.7 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    CloudApp is the all-in-one visual sharing platform that lets you record, host, and share videos, GIFs, and visuals (images, screenshots) to make team conversations faster and more succinct.

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  12. CloudApp is the all-in-one visual sharing platform that lets you record, host, and share videos, GIFs, and visuals (images, screenshots) to make team conversations faster and more succinct.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    DZ
    CloudApp works pretty fast and it's very intuitive. Messing with the settings allows you to fully customize what you want out of your experience.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, CloudApp is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #7
    #7
  13. YouTube

    (102)4.6 out of 5

    YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos.

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  14. YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    MP
    Youtube is one of the large known content viewing platform, With more than one million useres on a daily basis. What I love most about youtube is that you can make money through people viewing your...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, YouTube is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #8
    #8
  15. Hippo Video

    (179)4.4 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Power of Video. Built for your Business.

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  16. Power of Video. Built for your Business.

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    UC
    Hippo Video is fun and easy to use! I love using the different tools to create & share new videos with my customers. Also, having my videos stored & organized in the Library is a nice feature.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Hippo Video is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #9
    #9
  17. Facebook Live

    (184)4.3 out of 5

    Broadcast to the largest audience in the world with the camera in your pocket. Live lets people, public figures and Pages share live video with their followers and friends on Facebook.

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  18. Broadcast to the largest audience in the world with the camera in your pocket. Live lets people, public figures and Pages share live video with their followers and friends on Facebook.

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    Shulaya T.
    ST
    The best thing about Facebook Live would be the ability to share your video instantly with all of your followers and friends in the moment. This helps them to be able to interact instantly if they...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Facebook Live is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #10
    #10
  19. VidGrid

    (107)4.8 out of 5

    VidGrid is a video communication platform for organizations to record, share, and store videos on the cloud.

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  20. VidGrid is a video communication platform for organizations to record, share, and store videos on the cloud.

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    Christine B.
    CB
    We started looking at VidGrid for captioning but soon found that it has a host of options. My favorite thing is that it is simple yet powerful depending on what you are needing at that moment.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, VidGrid is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #11
    #11
  21. Zype

    (19)4.3 out of 5

    Zype gives you space to manage your entire video business. From ingestion, transcoding, and streaming, to distribution, publishing, and monetization.

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  22. Zype gives you space to manage your entire video business. From ingestion, transcoding, and streaming, to distribution, publishing, and monetization.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    AE
    Easy to manage metadata around videos, categorize, build playlists, etc.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Zype is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    More usable
    #12
    #12
  23. Cincopa

    (93)4.7 out of 5

    Cincopa is a multimedia platform that provide a comprehensive rich media skins, enabling user to create, host, deliver and manage powerful enhancements to a website.

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  24. Cincopa is a multimedia platform that provide a comprehensive rich media skins, enabling user to create, host, deliver and manage powerful enhancements to a website.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    EI
    Its simple to use, and tha analytics is briliant! Their support team has been very helpful, and have gone beyond what they could of done to keep us happy.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Cincopa is:

    More usable
    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    #13
    #13
  25. Dacast

    (22)4.5 out of 5

    Dacast is a simple yet flexible solution for how to stream live video on a website. The live stream hosting platform is designed with a streaming as a service approach. DaCast gives professional tools and utilities through cloud computing. It uses Akamai content delivery network to reach worldwide audiences.

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  26. Dacast is a simple yet flexible solution for how to stream live video on a website. The live stream hosting platform is designed with a streaming as a service approach. DaCast gives professional tools and utilities through cloud computing. It uses Akamai content delivery network to reach worldwide audiences.

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    AM
    Nice control panel, easy to use. Player easy to customize.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Dacast is:

    Easier to admin
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #14
    #14
  27. Loom

    (78)4.5 out of 5

    Loom is a platform that allows you to make quick videos using a lightning-fast video recorder capable of capturing your screen, webcam, and microphone.

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  28. Loom is a platform that allows you to make quick videos using a lightning-fast video recorder capable of capturing your screen, webcam, and microphone.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    NP
    I love how easy it is to record help videos, troubleshooting videos, and demos with Loom! I also love that I can simply share the URL with someone, and they can watch the recording instantly. I...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Loom is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #15
    #15
  29. YouTube Live

    (75)4.2 out of 5

    YouTube Live is an easy way to reach your audience in real time. Whether you're streaming a video game, hosting a live Q&A, or teaching a class, our tools will help you manage your stream and interact with viewers in real time.

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  30. YouTube Live is an easy way to reach your audience in real time. Whether you're streaming a video game, hosting a live Q&A, or teaching a class, our tools will help you manage your stream and interact with viewers in real time.

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    Camilo D.
    CD
    excellent platform to connect with our audience live in real time, very fast interaction we can listen to the opinion of our audience and the community. The public is always warned at every...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, YouTube Live is:

    Easier to admin
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #16
    #16
  31. JW Player

    (6)4.6 out of 5

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  32. Categories in common with Brightcove:

    Pablo G.
    PG
    JW Player is a software that has time, and that has always been friendly for the creators of web pages, this platform serves as lodging and reproduction of videos, so you can locate them in your...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, JW Player is:

    More usable
    More expensive
    Better at support
    #17
    #17
  33. VdoCipher

    (10)4.9 out of 5

    VdoCipher is the complete video streaming solution for e-learning, media and marketing businesses.

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  34. VdoCipher is the complete video streaming solution for e-learning, media and marketing businesses.

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    RW
    Really quick response to emails and any problems - typically within a couple of hours!

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, VdoCipher is:

    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #18
    #18
  35. Knovio

    (70)4.2 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    The Knovio Video Platform is your video content management system that expands your video capabilities to include creating and sharing online video presentations, video hosting and live streaming.

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  36. The Knovio Video Platform is your video content management system that expands your video capabilities to include creating and sharing online video presentations, video hosting and live streaming.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    Dawn W.
    DW
    Knovio has come quite a long way since I first used it about 5 years ago--I love how responsive the company has been to improvement suggestions. I love that you can edit your recording and replace...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Knovio is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    Easier to admin
    #19
    #19
  37. Frame.io

    (29)4.3 out of 5

    Privately upload, review, and share media with your entire team, anywhere in the world.

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  38. Privately upload, review, and share media with your entire team, anywhere in the world.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    HB
    It provides a fairly simple to use work environment, highlighting its ease of navigation throughout the system, it also provides a multiplatform system which allows using this tool on both mobile...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Frame.io is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #20
    #20
  39. Covideo

    (65)4.9 out of 5

    Covideo is a video email software company with offices in Indianapolis, US, and in Zagreb, Croatia.Record and send personalized videos that improve response rates, increase sales opportunities and close more deals.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:
  40. Covideo is a video email software company with offices in Indianapolis, US, and in Zagreb, Croatia.Record and send personalized videos that improve response rates, increase sales opportunities and close more deals.

    Categories in common with Brightcove:

    UA
    It is simple and the fact that you can change the background to look super cute and spunky.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightcove, Covideo is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to set up