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Vimeo

Vimeo is a video-sharing website on which users can upload, share, and view videos. It was founded by Zach Klein and Jake Lodwick in November 2004. On October 16, 2008, Vimeo unveiled its $60-per-year 'Vimeo Plus' package, which allows users additional weekly uploads (up to 5 GB), unlimited HD videos, unlimited creation of channels, groups and albums, no ads, HD embeds, 2-pass video re-encoding that results in higher quality, priority encoding, and more. The arrival of Vimeo Plus also meant the downgrade of the free version, which up to that point also enjoyed unlimited HD re-encodings per week and unlimited creation of groups/albums/channels.

(from the Vimeo Website)

Key Features: 
video sharing and posting
Suitable for: 
Sharing videos on line; internet capability is requested to see and upload videos
Time commitment: 
very low: to set up an account it requires around 10 minutes
Not suitable for: 
moderating videos posted by other on your channel
Technical expertise needed: 
none
Cost: 
$
Cost considerations: 
The system is free up to a certain amount of GB