They will live on at the Vine.co web site, but you won’t be able to like or even share them (You can still copy and paste the URL and Vine video embeds will continue to function on third-party web sites).
It will be an archive, a library of video you can visit when you want to remember.
The Facebook-owned app doesn’t have the same tools as Vine, but the audience is larger and, without the six-second limit, the creative possibilities are even greater.
And there will be a way for Vine veterans to bring the app's flavor to other platforms: Vine will live on in a new app, called Vine Camera.
It will be a footnote in internet history, there to remind us of the limits of a content platforms, a reminder that there will always be few creators and endless consumers.