Increased 5G penetration throughout the world can open the floodgates for innovation and many new opportunities for bloggers and content creators. Previously unexplored avenues and ideas, emerging mediums such as Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality, and improvement in existing formats of blogging like Livestreaming can be harnessed by bloggers and influencers. 5G technology can thereby provide a dynamic boost for more creativity and engaging content creation in the digital space.
Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and other livestreaming platforms like Twitch and Facebook Gaming are popular among bloggers, gamers and other influencers. Livestreaming promotes engagement and enables the audience to interact with their favourite content creators in real-time.
However, the limitations presented by internet availability do not allow many bloggers to utilize this medium. The necessity of high-speed Wi-Fi for livestreaming often prevents many bloggers and content creators from wield one of the most engaging and powerful online mediums. Travel bloggers, automobile enthusiasts, mountain climbers and other bloggers that create niche content face challenges when it comes to sharing a more organic and unfiltered POV of their lives. Unavailability of high-speed internet in the field is a basic yet key obstacle that 5G technology could easily resolve.
Faster Uploads and Downloads
The superfast internet speeds and lower latency made possible by 5G technology can alleviate any difficulties that many bloggers face when it comes to shooting, editing and uploading/downloading content anywhere, any time. By empowering bloggers with faster internet speeds no matter where they are, 5G technology can have a positive effect on their efforts to be more creative and foster innovation.
Harnessing Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality are emerging video formats that has the potential to transform the creation of engaging and immersive video content especially for bloggers. Faster internet and lower latency are attributes of 5G technology that could lead to increased interest among audiences for both AR and VR. If the audience has the tools to access this type of immersive video content, it will certainly provide an incentive for bloggers to incorporate AR and VR content into their repertoire.
Accessibility for Aspiring Bloggers and Content Creators
The benefits of 5G for bloggers not only apply for existing and established bloggers, but also for aspiring bloggers who wish to execute their bold and innovative ideas. The wider availability of 5G internet in the farthest corners of the country can provide an opportunity for new creators to showcase their talents and ideas.
More creators can definitely have a positive effect on the overall ecosystem of blogging and content creation. It also fosters a suitable environment for partnerships and collaboration between established bloggers and new ones. This collaboration has the ability to introduce new ideas and creativity that benefits everyone including the audience by providing them with a platform.
Better Audience Engagement
The availability of 5G in India provides the audience with services that facilitate more interaction and engagement with their favourite bloggers, influencers and celebrities. Much like livestreaming and immersive video content can boost creativity for bloggers, better access to the content is the foundation for more engagement. The 4G revolution in India enabled more and more audiences to join the digital spectrum. It helped created an audience thereby allowing more content creators to thrive and prosper. In this cyclical world populated by creators and their audience, 5G technology can be a boon for everyone involved.