Snapchat’s video format, known as stories, has more to do with instagram and, of course, Facebook. But everyone seems to want a piece of this niche market, and so does Google. Like many of Google’s new products, web stories, like its name, are known to only a handful of people. In order to increase its audience, every Android and IOS device now sees this content more prominently in Google Mobile Apps and more mobile search results. < / P > < p > like instagram stories, Google Web Stories (formerly known as amp stories) are short and medium-sized video clips designed to show specific event, product or content creators. According to Google, the difference with web stories is that it is not a unique social media platform. Instead, it’s an extension of the creator’s website. < / P > < p > unlike a complete network such as instagram, web stories puts the freedom of hosting, monetization, and even sharing into the hands of creators and publishers. Of course, they have to use Google’s tools to create these web stories, but these only come to light when people do Google searches. < / P > < p > this time, Google has expanded the sense of presence of Web stories by placing them in the top section of Google’s mobile app’s discover feed. This means that the modified web stories will run in the same way as instagram stories. You can navigate between web stories, click to move to the next page or slide to the next stories. < / P > < p > Google said it would also emerge more web stories in mobile search results around the world, but the creation of Web stories itself is still limited to a few markets. It also said it would bring web stories to more Google products in the future. The report shows that the number of app store purchases soared in the first half of this year due to the impact of covid-19

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