YouTube launches own social network
Video service YouTube has its own social network launched: the YouTube Community. Within the new part of the service, users can in addition to video, text, images and gifjes share with each other.
Messages and photos will be displayed in the Subscriptions feed of the mobile app. There can also be chosen to get a notification when a specific YouTuber’s something new loading.
Community is still in a testing phase, which in this case means that only a number of prominent users can post a message. In the course of the coming months, the new function will wider be made available.
Although YouTube is by far the most popular video site in the world, missing the fact that at many social functions. Many owners of YouTube channels communicate mainly via other networks such as Facebook and Twitter with their fans.
Competing social networks are also an increasingly important competitor for YouTube, because video is also for those services is becoming increasingly important.