Monday, September 8, 2014
Facebook have now added a view counter to public videos, you can now find popular and trending videos and monitor your own video if people are viewing it. Facebook said that they are serving about a billion video views per day and about 66% are from mobile users. The advantage of Facebook Video against YouTube is that Facebook is social media and the clip have the potential to go viral more rapidly.
Facebook has tapped video ads as an important part of their revenue stream. They have acquired video ad company LiveRail to help generate more income.