Facebook to Start Charging Users

Facebook To Start Charging Users - We have actually heard our entire lives that there's no such thing as a complimentary, so it's only natural for individuals to believe Facebook might start charging for its service. This rumor seems particularly plausible when you consider arguments like the one Slate magazine writer Farhad Manjoo presented in a column from 2008. Manjoo pointed out that if also 5 percent of Facebook individuals accepted pay $5 a month for the solution (with the remaining users downgraded to minimal accounts), Facebook can produce hundreds of numerous bucks a year in membership costs alone.

Facebook To Start Charging Users

The good news is for Facebook users, the business currently has no plans to begin charging for the solution. Inning accordance with a Service Week interview with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook is profitable and also growing rapidly based just on the toughness of its advertising and marketing incomes. So while it's hard to look in to the future as well as say with certainty what Facebook's business model will certainly look like, for the time being Facebook addicts can maintain their cash in their pocketbooks when they go to. The following Facebook myth likewise has huge monetary implications, but except Facebook users.

Don't worry, the social networks website is not mosting likely to start billing you. Facebook also developed a help page just to claim this: "Facebook is a complimentary website and also will never ever call for that you pay to proceed making use of the website."

The page then goes on to clarify that, yes, you might pay money for some video games as well as other apps you use the website. And if you look at your smart phone's information limitation while utilizing Facebook, you'll have to spend for that, too.