Friday, February 3, 2006

Top 80 File Hosting and Sharing Sites

From sending one document to backing up an entire business, data storage is the key to everything nowadays. Due to popular demand, we’ve put together a list of more than 80 of the leading file hosting services, many of which are completely free.

Online Backup – Unlimited storage and automated backup for $4.99 a month. – Prices as low as $1.95 for 2GB of automated backup. – Automatically backs up your blog for you with up to 50MB of storage. – Backup your entire hard drive automatically, no free version. – Automated backup plans as low as a one-time $20 fee, unlimited space. – Automated, managed off-site remote backups, focusing on businesses. – Backup your files, store them securely, export them back to your computer in a crash. Share with co-workers for collaborative work. – 1GB of free storage, automated backups; up to 1TB in subscription form. – 1GB of space for free, up to 10GB of backup for as low as $4.95 a month.

gDisk – Turn your Gmail account in to an online storage space for free. – All paid plans, as low as $5.99 a year for 50MB, sync between multiple computers.

IBackup – Anywhere from 5GB to 300GB of storage, no free services.

iOmega iStorage – Automated backups for personal or business users, file sharing available. – Focusing on professional backup solutions from small business up to government agencies. – Unlimited storage of your music collection. – Automated online backup of your selected files with versioning. – Unlimited free storage of your music collection, streaming play of the songs from anywhere. – Store up to 5GB of files, use as backup or share. – Backup anywhere from 1GB for free, use as backup you can access from anywhere, or use as a file host to use on other sites. – 6GB of storage for your files, automated backup, ability to share with family and friends. – Automated backup of your essential files. – Online backup of digital media, free up to 1GB, subscriptions for more. Stream your stored music for listening anywhere, share files with friends. – Minimum of a 5GB subscription package, files are shareable with other registered users. – Backup your documents for free. Choose to publish some or all of your files, get paid for them. – Online backup that allows you to snyc with other devices and share links to your files. – Secure off-site data backup, packages as small as 3GB up to 1TB. – Sync your hard drive with your online storage, restore, or share. Free up to 1GB.

Sending Services – Send large files to anyone on the net. – Send a file up to 500MB in size to multiple recipients. – Send files up to 500MB in size, up to 2GB for premium members. – Up to 1GB of free sending, more space with paid plans. – Send an unlimited number of files up to 500MB each in size. – Email files up to 250MB in size, subscriptions get you larger files and more storage. – Send up to 25 files at a time at 300MB per file. – Send a file up to 120MB to up to four email addresses. – Upload a file up to 100MB in size, share the link, set an expiration time. – Send files of various sizes, 7 day trial, subscription thereafter. – Upload a file up to 50MB in size, share it with friends. – Send up to a 100MB file to one recipient, up to 2GB to 5 recipients if you subscribe. – Store and deliver large files easily with a drag-and-drop interface. – Send a file, no limitations mentioned. – Send up to six large files at once for free, private branding available. – Send files up to 300MB in size, unlimited downloads. – Subscription only, size and bandwidth vary with plan. – Upload a file, share the link, no mention of limitations on size. – Email files up to 100MB in size for free, bigger limits by subscription. – Upload and send up to 1GB of files to multiple email addresses.

Storage/Sharing Services – Share a file or an entire folder for free, up to 1GB. More space available for annual subscription – Unlimited file storage, inactive files files deleted after 45 days for free members, never for premium members. – Free storage up to 100MB, more space available for a fee. – Free unlimited storage of audio files. – Up to 1GB of storage of files up to 10MB size each, more space for monthly or annual fee. – 10GB of storage of files up to 250MB in size each, 10GB of bandwidth.

DivShare – Upload a file, store it forever, embed it anywhere you want. Premium service allows you to brand your embeds. – Store up to 1GB for free, more available at a fee. – Upload files, make a profile, let friends browse and download your files, access your files from anywhere. – 1GB of storage, files up to 50MB each, hotlinking allowed of all file extensions. – Unlimited storage, you can choose to share your files or keep them private. – Store up to 500MB of files and share them with anyone. – Upload files up to 200MB in size, share them with others. – Unlimited hosting of pictures, audio or movie files, free use for blogs and auctions. – Free hosting of files up to 3MB in size, use anywhere. – Store up to 1.5GB, share files for up to 90 days. – Plans as low as $4.99 for 500MB of storage. – Upload your files, keep them private or opt to make them public so anyone can download them. – Upload without even registering, up to 2GB of space and no time limits if you do register. – Upload up to 10 files of up to 100MB each at a time, unlimited storage, link and share if you like. – Up to 25GB of free storage, 10MB per file, more space and size limits available by subscription. – Up to 50GB of free storage and sharing capabilities for free. – Up to 1GB of sharing storage. – Upload up to 5GB of files for free and share, can integrate with Facebook. – 1GB of media storage you can share and embed. – Free hosting and sharing of up to 10 files of 5MB each. – Up to 500MB per file, deleted after 30 days of inactivity. – Share an unlimited number of files up to 100MB in size, an unlimited number of times. – Unlimited image hosting for use with sites such as eBay and MySpace. – Store up to 100MB for free, more space available for a fee. – Upload and organize your files, share them with friends. – 20GB of storage with 50GB of bandwidth the first month for free. – Mail files up to 100MB for free, stay online for up to 7 days. More paid options. – Up to 1GB of storage, share with friends. – Up to 5GB of storage, access from anywhere, share with friends and family. – Share files up to 500MB in size, unlimited downloads. (via)