Twitch Debuts Pulse -- What Is It and What Should Your Small Business Do With It?

Twitch, an Amazon-owned live streaming video platform, has transformed its front page to accommodate a new Twitter-like news feed called Pulse.

Twitch Debuts Pulse

Pulse isn’t just for text updates. The social stream supports links from YouTube, Twitch, Vimeo, Gfycat and Imgur. And besides its lack of @mentions and hashtags, the service essentially mirrors many of Twitters functions.

In an effort to boost engagement, the posts you create on your Channel Feed will also appear on Pulse allowing you to interact with your followers as well as all Twitch users that might otherwise not have been visiting your page as frequently.

“Streamers can post and engage with all of their followers…