Facebook Has Plans To Monetize WhatsApp

Facebook Has Plans To Monetize WhatsApp

Ever since Facebook bought WhatsApp back in 2014, users have waited for the social giant to monetize it. They actually made it free in 2016, dropping the 1$ annual fee, and to date, it has remained a free service. However, that’s about to change. The company has plans to put ads in the status section to help draw revenue from the service. It will likely happen in early 2019.

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