Facebook Introduces Latest Games Tipping Feature For Live streamers
Facebook is focusing to develop a successful community for latest games and fans. By using the live stream as a tool, Facebook is working to develop the relationship between gamer and fans. On January 26th, Facebook announced its forthcoming creator pilot program. This encourages and gives a chance to game creators for making a bond with gaming communities. This creator pilot program is based to enlarge more significant and interacted communities on Facebook than anywhere else. Moreover, increasing the innovation and circulation of gaming at various platforms. However, creators have an opportunity to bloom at every level.
There is a special feature in the program through which the creators will have the ability to live stream in 1080p/60 frames instead of present 720p/30s frames. Facebook is providing a platform for a fan to monetize the content of the creator. It gives a tip during their Livestream on Facebook.
To make a sustainable living for the creator on the Facebook the payment feature is the part of the program. Tip for the creators’ video content starts from 3$ via the desktop site. The amount of tip given to the creator by the fan is going to be called as “fan support”. The fan doesn’t get any exclaim and privilege for the tip; it could be a special reaction and emoji during the stream to thank the fan for the support.
This creator pilot program is much likely Twitch and YouTube who are also working on latest game streaming. Facebook is launching this creator pilot program to pull the fame of game streamer site away by attracting creator and fan because of its 2billion+ user and the new payment system.
The new payment method will generate the large range of the video content for video game fans. Based on Facebook’s initial test outcomes Leo Olebe global director of game partnership at Facebook. They will increase the fan support and monetization initiative for more gaming creator. Facebook is getting a good response because of the already existing game creators like StoneMountain64 have more than 1 million Facebook follower. New members Misses Mae, Doom49, and The Warp Zone are also going to be added at its official launch.
Facebook has organized an event on January 27th, at H1Z1 Facebook page the live stream is hosted and the creator competes to stand last in the battle of the royale shooter. It is stated by Facebook, in PAX east April that is a series of culture video gaming that is organizing in the Boston. Creator pilot program is used as a centerpiece to attract creators and the fans to tip their favorite gamer. The advantage of Facebook is an influence of its social connectivity that creates a positive and large community around the live stream.
Facebook is used by people to connect their identity in gameplay and finding friends to connect and play. The company has good knowledge of the relationship between gamers and fans. Company figures out the influence of its social graph. Therefore they can notify the type of video that should be provided to people. Some creators think that it is a great opportunity for the supporters. They visit the different social media for live streaming in the search for interesting gaming video content. The latest games creator receiving a good support from the fans in the form of a tip. There are many creators working on Facebook from past years to get the knowledge that how useful this platform is.
Facebook makes it easier for the creators to go live through their phones. The easiest and approachable way to stream gaming video content live is by mobile phone. Since even the fans can also monetize the video content on their mobile devices. To encourage the game creator and make it grow company will develop tools. This in order will make the audience and the creators very excited for the new update in the tools for this program.
For these creators and for the future gaming creators on Facebook, our pilot program is focused on several things:
- Helping gaming creators build more meaningful and more engaged communities on Facebook than anywhere else.
- Increasing discovery and distribution across multiple surfaces, including Facebook.com, Instagram, and Oculus.
- Supporting gaming creators with the types of tools they need to make live streaming games on Facebook.
- Building a platform where creators at every level have the opportunity to thrive. (f.b)