San Francisco – a popular instant messaging service, WhatsApp, stating that they will no longer attract a subscription fee to users of their application alias declared free forever.
Previously, WhatsApp uses a system in which users can use the application’s message their services free of charge during the first year and pay a subscription fee of $ 0.99 in the next year.
However, the majority of users often find that the account belongs to them suddenly by WhatsApp updated automatically each time period towards the free service runs out, and eventually they can still use WhatsApp for free for many years.
WhatsApp now confirmed that they will no longer impose a subscription system for its customers, because their service is now completely free.
In the explanation of the official blog, WhatsApp say if the approach of a free system in the first year and paid in the following year is an approach that failed.
Many users who do not have a debit card and credit card, and a majority worried that later would lose access to communications via WhatsApp on friends or relatives after the first year.
Therefore, in the next few weeks, WhatsApp will gradually remove the pay system of their applications so that users can enjoy the service for free.
More importantly, WhatsApp ascertain if they had no plans to insert ads into the user’s phone screen as compensation for the loss of one source of revenue via subscription fee.
Instead, the popular instant messaging service it will seek new ways to connect users with a wide range of business services, such as communicating directly with the official bank account, ordering a taxi, and so forth.