Let’s see today how we can download videos from YouTube using a terminal. You will see that, it is simple and easy. Obviously, since we know the right tools that permit to do that.
So, open a terminal and type:
sudo apt-get install youtube-dl
Now, run the following command to start the download:
youtube-dl -t [URL]
Where URL, is the http address to the video you want to download. For example:
youtube-dl -t http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BsN6mbYJGGM&feature=related
The option -t will use the video title to create the file. After complete the download, press enter to finish it.
That’s it. See you next time.