YouTube is reportedly working on a new social media platform service called Shorts to compete with TikTok. Byte Dance owned app TikTok has gained a huge fan base around the world. Recently TikTok has crossed the 1 billion download mark on both Android and iOS. To compete with Spotify and JioSaavn Byte Dance recently launched a new app called Rosso the music streaming app. Now According to the latest reports, YouTube is coming to compete with TikTok, The report suggested that Google is working on its own Social Media Platform service called ‘Shorts’ which is reportedly going to release by the end of the year.
The new social media platform service by Youtube will be included within the YouTube application, and all users will get it automatically via a new update once the service gets launched. As the name suggests it will let users upload short videos directly in the app with the help of Google’s own huge licensed music. Currently, we haven’t much information about the rest of the features.
YouTube is already copying some of its features from another platform like stories from Instagram. One more thing to care about that TikTok is already capturing a huge base of users and now YouTube definitely wants to capture some of these user bases towards its own. The service will debut in the market by the end of this year reportedly.