Youtube

YouTube mobile streaming now available to all; no more need for subscriptions

YouTube mobile streaming has been available for a while now; it is not something new per say. However, chances are you probably don’t hear it often as say, Facebook Live, or any other live streaming service such as on Twitter or Instagram.

That is because YouTube streaming was initially a reserve for channels that has at least 10k subscribers. Google then saw that plan is not going to get their streaming service popular in the in a market where there were no such restrictions.

From a requirement of 10k subscribers, Google dropped the requirement to just 1k subscribers. Still, that wasn’t enough to make it popular and compete with other services. So Google dropped the subscribers requirement down to zero. Meaning everyone can Go Live on YouTube without any subscribers. You only need a verified channel and have no live stream restrictions within the past 90 days.

Benefits of YouTube Go Live services

Well, alongside other live streaming services by Facebook and Twitter, Google’s YouTube Go Live service just made things a whole lot cheaper for content producers. Especially the ones who currently rely on expensive cable networks for distributions. They may just find going independent and broadcasting their content to viewers over the internet much cheaper for them and their viewers. The future of live content and digital distribution seems promising.

Felix Omondi

Kenyan citizen with a passion for writing for as long as I can remember. In my spare time, I like to blog and read up on trends that's happening around the world.

Recent Posts

Things To Do After Buying a New Car

Image by PIRO4D from Pixabay  Are you on the market for a brand-new car for…

6 mins ago

How Bitcoin Mining Hosting Works in 2022

Do you follow changes in the world? If you monitor it all the time, you…

29 mins ago

Five Ways Construction Equipment Tracking Helps Companies

Photo by Mael BALLAND on Unsplash Running a construction operation is a stressful job and…

1 day ago

Understanding Facebook Ads Management Services

This may come as a surprise, but advertising on Facebook is one of the most…

1 day ago

4 Things to Look Out for When Getting Your First Credit Card

Image Source: Pixabay Credit cards have become one of the most widely accepted forms of…

1 day ago

6 Benefits of Changing your Car Tyres

Image by oskaline from Pixabay Everyone is well-acquainted with the fact that proper maintenance of…

1 day ago