Facebook To Launch YouTube-Like Playlists

Facebook goes deeper into the video space with YouTube-like playlists and channels on Pages.

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Facebook is launching their own version of YouTube’s playlists, TechCrunch reports.

Facebook now has a video tab available to all businesses that let them choose a selected video to be shown in the extra-large format with a live comment feed on their Facebook page. ABC News has this happening on their Facebook video page right now. Below the featured video is a playlist of other videos available to users to watch online.

Here is a picture of the ABC News Facebook page:


Earlier this month, we reported Facebook and ABC News tested out a new video feature named Facecast, which provided quick newscasts on their Facebook page.

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Barry Schwartz
Barry Schwartz a Contributing Editor to Search Engine Land and a member of the programming team for SMX events. He owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry's personal blog is named Cartoon Barry and he can be followed on Twitter here.

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