What's New with Facebook Video?

March 25, 2015: At Facebook F8 conference today, their engineers have announced about some major improvements for Facebook video creators.


Here are the three major improvements has been highlighted:

1.Application Improvement Interface(API):

With full featured API, Facebook increased their uploading limit from uploading basic videos to making an upper limit up to 1.5 GB. There's a notification service being introduce to let user know once video gets uploaded.

And now users can schedule their videos, restrict their audience and can choose thumbnail of the video. Also, now users can able upload subtitles for multiple locales to attract diverse audience. 

There several tools being introduce to analyze the video reach, views as Track engagement metrics and user interface interface got simplified to give total control of sharing videos in users hand

2. Video Publishing Partners:

There are facebook Media Solutions for third party developers and 10 partners who has already implemented this API. 

The new service Grabyo- live stream video editor has been introduced which let's user live stream their content and share it on social media while doing it. And the new feature called 'Fullscreen' tells how well the video is doing, how far it reached.

3. Embedded Video Player:

Sharing facebook videos made more easy with easy embedding facility. You can grab any video from Facebook and can integrate on your website. Easy to do options with click embed, copy link and share wherever you want.

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