youtube-dl is a small command-line tool to download videos. While it originally and still is used for YouTube.com, it supports many other video hosters like Anitube, Appletrailers, Archive.org, ARD, Arte, Blinkx, Bloomberg, CBS, clipfish, CollegeHumor, ComedyCentral, Discovery, dropbox, eHow, flickr, FranceTV, Google+, GorillaVid, Internet Video Archive, justintv, KhanAcademy, liveleak, MTV, MyVideo, NBC, Newstube, novamov Slideshare, SoundCloud, Southpark, Steam, SyFy, Veoh and Vimeo. It can save video MP4s and other provided formats or just extract audio tracks.
minor feature: extractor/common Use compat_cookies_SimpleCookie for _get_cookies. compat Introduce compat_cookies_SimpleCookie. extractor/common Improve JSON-LD author extraction. extractor/common _get_cookies on python 2. youtube extraction of videos with restricted location. line Add support for live.line.me. vimeo Improve extraction. youku Update ccode. youtube Prefer direct entry metadata over entry metadata from playlist.. screencastomatic extraction. palcomp3 Add support for palcomp3.com. arnes Add support for video.arnes.si. youtube:tab Add support for hashtags.