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The Easiest Way to Save Youtube Videos: Kiss The Address Bar

Kiss YouTube offers an innovative approach for downloading video clips from Youtube. No browser bookmarklets, no software to install, just remember the KISS "Keep It Sweet & Simple" principle.

While you are watching a video clip on the youtube website, just add the word "kiss" to the video URL in your browser address bar and hit enter. The video is ready to be saved on your computer in FLV format.

For instance, if the Youtube URI is something like, you can download the clip by adding the word "kiss" in front of the domain name. Hence the final address becomes which will have the link to save that clip. [Thanks Gina Hughes]

Previously published Youtube Video hacks on DI:

   Burn YouTube Videos to DVD
   Seach & Download Youtube Clips with Miro (formerly Democracy Player)
   Watch Youtube Videos on iTunes or Quicktime