‘Facebook focuses less on live video
Facebook is shifting its focus, and focus less attention on the broadcasting of live videos.
The miljoenenbetalingen that the social network previously did American media companies to Facebook Live videos, will most likely stop. To say that anonymous sources Tuesday at Recode.
Thanks to the payments of Facebook, participated in various media in the past year a lot of attention to making live videos. Big publishers like Buzzfeed would up to 3 million dollars have been given to the presence on Facebook Live considerably to build.
Now wants to be Facebook, however, focus more on longer ‘premium’videos, such as original tv series. As possible, the company is in the pockets to make such videos exclusively for Facebook. The social network has not confirmed.
Representatives of media on behalf of Facebook live videos have made, say this is on a smaller scale. It is for media is still barely possible to make money on (live) Facebook-videos. The site is experimenting with ads in livestreams, but the currently small-scale tests.