Facebook Competes YouTube with New Video Service called Watch

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Facebook Watch

The state-of-the-art Video service adds to Facebook contending YouTube and TV networks. No sooner users will have an experience of a new video tab on the massive social media platform Facebook. The video tab has a range of shows and TV series where few of them funded by the Facebook itself.

The comments on the shows could be seen and can connect with the friends and groups based on your interest. There are also, dedicated shows where people can stick to them by subscribing.

“Watching a show doesn’t have to be passive,” said the company’s founder Mark Zuckerberg in a Facebook post. “It can be a chance to share an experience and bring people together who care about the same things.”

Previously, the videos are just posted and every individual can go live. This video feature will dominate the short segments of news channels. Even though video tab has launched in the last year, Facebook says it needs some modifications and content for best user-end-experience.

Facebook rolling up its sleeves to generate revenue from both the corners. The program maker’s promotion will reach to the viewers into the next level is what Facebook is targeting.

Streaming Market

Facebook jumps into the complexity of the market and the competition is at ultra-levels with YouTube, Netflix, and other TV networks. Disney makes an announcement on Wednesday that it is going to collaborate with Netflix streaming its videos from 2019.

Also, ESPN streaming starts from the next year onwards. The content of videos lined up for the social platform that includes Major Basketball League, Women’s Basketball, and safari shows from Nat Geo.

The Facebook links up with the Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN, Group Nine Media and few others, according to the report of Reuters Agency. The viewers will be less in the US in comparison to other countries while India expected to be most viral in watching Facebook’s Video tab.

The optimization is never going to stop, especially for these social media platforms. Facebook expectations will be beyond what it is expecting.