Snapchat offers $1 million every day to makers of its new TikTok copycat
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- November 24, 2020
The disappearing-photographs application on Monday revealed a new feature that copies TiktTok’s short-form video feed that lets clients post content with its expectations turning into a viral — and it intends to give out $1 million every day to lure individuals to begin using it.
Snapchat Spotlight will provide clients with a vertical feed of algorithmically selected videos — and joins Instagram’s Reels as the most recent copycat to attempt to take advantage of TikTok’s magic formula.
Snapchat, headed by 30-year-old Evan Spiegel, says that every day it will make $1 million accessible to clients who post the most-watched videos as a draw to keep capable makers on its platform. The size of the payday will rely upon an equation which thinks about the measures of commitment each famous post gets.
The rewards will in like manner fill in as a type of content moderation, as indicated by reports, empowering great conduct while debilitating the hate speech and deception that have hounded Facebook and Twitter.
Spotlight will assume control over what was already the Shows tab in Snapchat’s application, making it quickly noticeable to its in excess of 250 million daily active clients.
It is an uncommon case of Snapchat embracing the features of different applications. Previously, Instagram and Facebook have duplicated now-typical highlights spearheaded by Snapchat, including clever face channels and vanishing stories.
Shares of Snapchat parent organization Snap, Inc. were up 4.2 percent Monday morning, at $46.15.