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YouTube Live or Facebook Live the Better Platform?
Live streaming is on the rise and major social media platforms YouTube and Facebook are having a showdown to secure the spot as the dominant player. Last year, Facebook’s introduction of Facebook Live and its push to advertise the platform with influencers and media channels has bolstered its live streaming capacity and popularity with users immensely. Conversely, YouTube Live, launched in 2011, is a seasoned video sharing veteran, looking to modify is live feature for a modern audience.
Currently, both platforms are battling it out, adding new features to attract users to watch and content creators to publish live streaming broadcasts. We discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each.