Facebook is coming for everything including Netflix and YouTube users

In its attempt to continue re-innovating itself, Facebook is now in the process of creating its own content. In other words it’s going to basically produce TV programmes and films that you can watch using the social media network.

Mongezi Mtati, digital content specialist, founder and MD of WordStart says because Facebook is already increasing its video viewing numbers, they are heading in the right direction. He adds that creating its own content will increase Facebook's revenue on advertisements.

The trend is that we sit online watching longer and longer videos.

Mongezi Mtati, digital content specialist, founder and MD of WordStart

Also read: SA gets its first WhatsApp drama series

And if you're streaming from Netflix or YouTube, why not stream it on Facebook if the platform has quality content.

Mongezi Mtati, digital content specialist, founder and MD of WordStart

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