YouTube has already earned the tag of one of the best video sharing and streaming website. The past few weeks YouTube has been seen testing the new “Stories” feature. Stories features have been first seen in Snapchat where you can post your day to day life and the story last for 24 hrs from the time you post. Soon the most famous media sharing social media platform that is the Instagram also has adopted the features of Stories, and it is been a great success for Instagram stories as every user are using this Story feature to share Instagram captions & quotes. YouTube has enabled this test features to some of the big YouTuber who are having huge followers in their channel.
YouTube has also jumped from Android to iOS to test this new features on different devices to check how it works for all the devices. The interesting fact is that even though you are unable to use the beta based Story features of YouTube, you can see the story being updated by some of the YouTubers on their channel and check out how it looked.
YouTube Stories more to know:
The YouTube Stories interface doesn’t look dissimilar to the Instagram and Snapchat ones as expected. Here in YouTube, you will know about the Story posted by the account by seeing the red circle around the channel icon of YouTube. Yes, like the other platforms that have adopted the Story features, YouTube also allows the link and action features in the Story which is really great for all the YouTubes. As they can now promote their videos from the story also by giving them the direct link for the video.
As per our research, Bhuvan Bam is the only YouTuber who is given the access to this new YouTube feature. So looking into his story that he has updated recently we can also say that, YouTube has also given lots of stickers for situations that you can use.
It is been reported that YouTube has been testing this features from the last November and calling it the “Reels” feature and is been passing on the feature to some of the popular creators of YouTube. Speaking about the name of this new feature it is still not sure what YouTube will come up with, as they have been creative all the time. Also, slowly but the features are going to be available for all the YouTube account holders and you can share your story to catch up with your subscribers when you are not posting or uploading and video or status.
So these are all about the new YouTube feature that is the Stories. With this feature basically, YouTube is trying to make the platform more versatile connecting the viewers and the creators. The best part is that this feature will be available for all countries, so there are no worries about your location to get this new YouTube feature. Drop your thoughts below on how you liked the feature and will it be useful or not.