Twitch is a video streaming platform founded in December 2018. The owner of the platform is Amazon.
The main headquarters of the company situated in San Francisco, United States. It created as a spin-off for Justin.Tv.
The user can view content on the website through live or via video on demand. As of 2013 records, the website visited by more than 45 million unique viewers.
In 2014 August, it was acquired by Amazon for US$970 million. The company acquired the Curse, which was an online video community.
In December 2018, the Alexa rank of the website was 30. The Twitch used by more than 2.2 million broadcaster and 15 million daily active users.
More than 1,000 employees are working with the company for providing their video streaming services across the world. The company partnered with a 27,000 partner channel.
In 2017, Justin. Tv launched by Justin Kan and Emmett Shear. At that time the website was divided into several categories.
The gaming category became popular very fast, so they decided to create Twitch.tv. It
officially launched for the public on June 6, 2011. The company funded by several venture capital.
In the United States, Twitch is the fourth-largest source of internet traffic. The company acquired ClipMine in August 2017.
The most popular games streaming on video service are Fortnite, League of Legends, Dota 2, Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds, Hearthstone, Counter-Strike and many more. They also host streams for raising money for charity.
Tool and Partner Program
The video platform can also use for video game tutorials. In this way, learners can interact with each other.
The user can also use for software development teaching. In 2011, the company launched a Partner program. More than 11,000 members use the partner program.