What started out as a simple messaging service is now set to make money. WhatsApp has become a kind of phenomenon all over the world, with over 1.2 billion active users sharing texts, videos, photos, sound and documents every day. For Facebook, it is now time to capitalize on this platform.
At the annual Facebook Marketing Summit in the Netherlands, it was confirmed that WhatsApp would show ads in 2020. From next year, your contacts with contacts may be interrupted by a full-screen ad.
WhatsApp Ads to Record Your Entire Screen
Apart from WhatsApp Business Profile, this personalized messaging app will be another source of income for Facebook. Users will find the ads in their WhatsApp status, just as you see Instagram Stories on your smartphones.
Like stories on other platforms, you can see ads on your WhatsApp status. Keep in mind that WhatsApp status can be a text, images, videos or GIF that disappears after 24 hours.
WhatsApp ads will occupy the entire screen of your smartphone, just like any other content shared by your friends.
Coming soon to @WhatsApp …
̵1; WhatsApp Status (Stories) for getting ads in 2020
– WhatsApp for more information about the ads. for companies to get richer message format options
– WhatsApp product catalog to integrate with existing Facebook Business Manager directory
– Matt Navarra (@MattNavarra) May 21, 2019
Smart users can read between the lines; If you do not want to see these ads, do not use WhatsApp status.
In addition to the rollout ads, Facebook allows advertisers to redirect users from Facebook and Instagram to WhatsApp. Resellers running ads on Facebook and Instagram can receive calls or messages from potential consumers when customers click on a promotional post, they can be sent to a WhatsApp chat with this merchant.
Customers using WhatsApp for Business will be able to experience rich messaging options as promised by Facebook. In addition, they can integrate the WhatsApp product catalog into their current Facebook Business Manager directory.
It's all people!
Many customers and social media experts have long expected WhatsApp ads. The chat client has already completed a decade of free data sharing service. With its enormous success, there is hardly any competitor to WhatsApp. Thus, it was expected that Facebook would like to make money out of this messaging service.
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