WhatsApp Will Start Showing Ads From 2020
some months ago there is a widespread rumour that WhatsApp will start showing ads. Also recently GB WhatsApp the most used WhatsApp mods have included Ads to version 6.70v which makes the ranging rumour to become reality.
Facebook, the parent company of WhatsApp, has announced that WhatsApp Status stories will start getting an advertisement in 2020. Facebook revealed the new feature on WhatsApp application at an annual Facebook Marketing Summit in Rotterdam, Netherland.
"Whatsapp will bring Stories Ads in its status product in 2020," tweeted Oilivier Ponteville ,the media head at BeConnectAgency.According to Olivier Ponterville, the advertisements will be shown between WhatsApp stories, just like Instagram stories. In the picture, Olivier explained that stories would be displayed entirely on the screen and a link will redirect users to the website.
Matt Navarra, who is a social media consultant and commentator, also posted on Twitter about the new features that Facebook will be adding on WhatsApp soon. Including the ads on WhatsApp's status-stories, the other two features are Richer messaging format options and the integration of WhatsApp product catalogue with existing Facebook Business Manager catalogue.
Richer messaging format: The richer messaging format means the WhatsApp messages would now include image and text along with PDF and text simultaneously in just one message.
Integration of WhatsApp product catalogue with Facebook Business Manager catalogue: In a bid to improve the user experience while chatting with businesses, Facebook is testing a feature that would enable businesses to add their product catalogue directly into chats. This will be beneficial for businesses that don't have any website and can promote their products via WhatsApp.
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