YouTube Alternatives

Can't get enough cute pet videos, singing cat videos, or videos of the million other silly things people do every day? Check out our list of the best video sites on the web, from the Nick Jr. App to YouTube Kids and beyond. Not sure where to start? Our handy Parents' Ultimate Guide to YouTube will make you a master in no time. 

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Videos curated just for kids; offers good parental controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Tot-friendly interface for streaming Nick Jr. shows.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
 
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Subscribe for fave shows; might want more parent control.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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TV show clips in easy-to-navigate app for young kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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Quality, ad-free PBS shows (but it's still screen time).
URL: http://pbskids.org/video
(2009)
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Safe YouTube alternative where parents pick video playlists.
URL: http://www.kidobi.com/
(2011)
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Safe videos kids should like; controls parents should love.
URL: https://www.kidoodle.tv
(2014)
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Vibrant, varied-kid video network superfun, pretty safe.
URL: http://www.batterypop.com
(2014)
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Video-curation tool not the user-friendliest.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Parental guidance best solution for kid-focused video site.
URL: http://www.hooplakidz.com
(2015)
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Curated news clips help clarify science, history, and tech.
URL: http://www.nbclearn.com/portal/site/learn
(2014)
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Kid-targeted videos best with parental guidance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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View safe videos from Disney and other tween-friendly stars.
URL: http://music.disney.com
(2014)
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Watch, create, share on solid video-based social network.
URL: http://www.viddiverse.com/
(2014)
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Don't just read about the world, explore it!
URL: http://kids.discovery.com/
(2004)
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Love him or hate him, Fred is irreverent but mostly tame.
URL: http://fredfigglehorn.com
(2009)
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Entertainment video network is safe, fluffy fun.
URL: http://www.teen.com
(2009)
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Christian network offers forum for debate, news, and music.
URL: http://www.godtube.com/about-us.html
(2009)