Facebook is constantly updating its Apps and services, and bringing more and more features. Last year, Facebook launched food ordering services in the US. And now Facebook introduced a new upcoming feature, yesterday, it is called Facebook Watch Party.
The Facebook Watch Party feature changes the experience of watching videos on Facebook, and it is because of the people with whom you are enjoying the public videos. This feature is for all existing groups on the platform, which allows group members to watch videos (live/pre-recorded) together. Not only this, members can comment and interact on the go.
Talking more about the feature, you will be able join Watch Party easily, if available on your group. For this you will get notifications by the Watch Party widget, and you can start watching videos with other group members. If you are a group admin or moderator, you can easily select the videos and post it in the group for others, or you can schedule videos for later Watch Party, Facebook will add this feature too.
Fidji Simo, vice president of product at Facebook, posted-
“As we think about video on Facebook, we’re focused on creating experiences that bring people closer together and inspire human connection instead of passive consumption.”
Facebook’s main aim is to increase the interaction of millions of users who are members in different groups. The group which are specifically made for a purpose, like cooking, gaming, fitness, education. The idea is interaction of people with same field of interest.