Why Gary Vaynerchuk is betting on Facebook Live and Snapchat

April 14, 2016 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Columns,News

In a recent interview Gary Vaynerchuk told Techcrunch which platforms he’s optimistic about. His firm has clients spending “hundreds of thousands of dollars” to make videos for Facebook only. He’s “very bullish” on Facebook Live, the live streaming platform and he’s enthusiastic about Snapchat and Musical.ly for younger demographics,

“…you don’t think that you’re going to be on snapchat and I know you are going to be.”

Vaynerchuk has more than a million followers, but gets better engagement on Instagram, which he refers to as “the main social network of this second.”

Business owners and brands still can’t grasp the value of snapchat but more and more entrepreneurs and marketers are joining to find out how to engage, especially those who are targeting a younger demographic.


Watch the videos below to learn more about what Vaynerchuk thinks of snapchat and how you can use these new tools for your business or brand.


  • Gary Vaynerchuk talked about Snapchat since 2013

  • Snapchat influencers on content creation and the future of snapchat

Gary Vaynerchuk builds businesses. He took his family wine business and grew it from a $3M to a $60M business in just five years. Now he runs VaynerMedia, one of the world’s hottest digital agencies. Along the way he became a prolific angel investor and venture capitalist, investing in companies like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Uber, and Birchbox before eventually co-founding VaynerRSE, a $25M angel fund.

Find Gary:

Website: http://garyvaynerchuk.com
Wine Library: http://winelibrary.com
Facebook: http://facebook.com/gary
Twitter: http://twitter.com/garyvee
Instagram: http://instagram.com/garyvee
Medium: http://medium.com/@garyvee