Facebook To Rival YouTube? Social Network Tests “New Video Experiences”
Facebook has introduced a number of new video features in recent times, including a feature allowing public figures to live stream video and 360 degree videos,
with Will Cathcart, Facebook VP of product management, advising that
the social network is testing a number of additional features.
Facebook is focusing on catering to users’ video watching habits, Cathcart wrote via an online post.
“We have been testing a number of new
Suggested videos, a
Facebook is also starting to test ads within the experience.
share videos on Facebook that are relevant to them”, where users can go when they exclusively want to watch videos, be it videos that they
have saved for later, videos from friends, pages that they follow, or
from other video publishers on Facebook.
The video section is