But as you’re going about your more mundane life, perhaps posting from a few regular haunts day after day, remember that you’re sharing precisely where – and often when – you can be found, with complete strangers (if your profile is set to Public).Just as it’s not a great idea to post a public message on Facebook detailing that your home will be empty for weeks while you’re on vacation, go easy on location-tagging your Instagram posts, especially if you tend to share your photos in the moment.Via in-app purchase, viewers can purchase coins to give as gifts to broadcasters.Users log in with a phone number, Facebook account, or Instagram account. " /Violent content is prohibited, but the terms of service do not specify what is considered violent content.
The potential for predatory comments or bullying of broadcasters is a concern, as is the possibility of viewing inappropriate content, even though the message shown when logging on to each broadcast reminds users to report any violent or sexual content.If a customer was in on the joke, Abuhamdeh would banter with them a bit.He shared stories from his home life, and slowly began to invite fans into it, broadcasting from his apartment, from a cousin’s wedding, while driving in his car or getting a haircut.In June of last year, on a whim and mostly out of boredom, Abuhamdeh mounted his phone next to the register and began to broadcast his day on You Now, a live streaming service. People would walk up and pay, he would ring them up, and then as they left, nail them with a zinger spoken to the camera. But I was nervous, I felt like there were people watching. It was weird.” After a few weeks of broadcasting he began to find his rhythm.