Is Facebook Preparing A TV Takedown?

Is Facebook Preparing A TV Takedown?

The more things change the more the stay the same, as the saying goes.

This story was originally published by Social Media Knowledge

Considering Facebook video ads now get 1 billion views per day, its not much of leap to imagine Facebook wants to increase its video footprint.

For all the advances in digital and social, the humble TV set remains a force to be reckoned with.

Now it looks like Facebook wants a piece of the television pie.

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Next May Facebook will make its debut at Digital Content NewsFronts, a forum traditionally dedicated to discussing video marketing.

It’s expected Facebook will use the forum to announce their move into original programming.

In the past similar announcements have been made by big players including YouTube, Vice and AOL.

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