Fundo- Google’s Latest Innovation To Monetize Your Video Events
Google has innovated a supreme way to help SMEs, to help them in monetizing their video events. It is an amazing option for video creators to make money through Google Fundo. Now, they can create a video event, set a date for its launch and sell tickets online.
Isn’t that amazing?
Let us understand; what is Fundo?
An online application from Google, enabling its users to create video events online, and sell tickets to the interested audiences. It is an all-in-one application that doesn’t need any external downloads. Google Fundo will do everything for you!
Here we have the feature that will be available with the application:
- You can do a one-on-one chat + Photo
- Arrange Meet and Greet
- Create Workshops
The audience will be provided with a search option. The audience will be able to search the event through the search option or the events link can also be shared to people via multiple sources. Sharing link features can also be used to publicize your event features.
Who can earn money from the videos?
According to the announcement made by Fundo:
“In addition to YouTube creators and their fans, we’re seeing authors, fitness instructors, business and lifestyle consultants and others use Fundo to find new ways to connect.”
However, it seems that large music concerts can’t be organized, on the platform. Since the website has limitations, and only three types of events to be created on the website.
According to a frequently asked question ,
“…please note each event has a limited number of tickets…”
One-on-One Chat + Photos
The feature allows the video creators to initiate a one-on-one interaction session with fans and admirers. The + Photo feature works as the Photo Booth, built into the website. The user can use different frames and props available in the options. It created to make your conversations fun!
You can use this feature to take pictures with your favorite celebrities and YouTube stars and add them to your collection.
Google Fundo features, Meet and Greets!
The feature is similar to a one-on-one chat feature which we discussed above. However, this feature takes place between the YouTube video creators and their audiences. The no. of users that can join in is kept limited!
As per Google:
“As a fan, you’ll have a variety of experiences to choose from. Join the Q&A with… channel members in a group Meet & Greet…”
The feature is a very useful one, especially for small businesses, like restaurants. They can create the videos portraying their cooking techniques and teach people how to cook new recipes. It will help them in developing a following for their restaurant, and gaining new customers.
Other options for promotions could relate to the real estate selling/purchasing techniques, stock market trading or technical tutorials which can be taught online through these channels.
How safe is Fundo?
When it is related to business, the first thing that comes to our mind is the security of our database. Therefore, Fundo assures you that no uninvited guests will be allowed to your party. That is the reason it will have the option for one ticket per person.
It is a product of Google, and they are famous for their advancement in the field of technology.
According to Fundo:
“Safety is a top priority. Because Fundo is checking everyone’s ticket, there’s no risk of uninvited guests. We also have reporting and flagging features to curtail abuse.”
Well, the application looks promising and could be a big success in the digital market as people feel connected with their YouTube stars. Also, it could be an efficient way for the creators to attract more audiences to their channels and get to know their audiences better!
Let us know in the comment section; who is your favorite YouTube content creator?