• Facebook wants to know if you'll pay for your favorite groups

    1 month ago - By Tech Radar

    Fresh on the heels of news that Facebook's Messenger service is trialing autoplaying video ads , the social media giant is now testing the waters with paid subscriptions to user-created groups. Administrators of certain groups will be able to charge between $4.99 and $29.99 a month for the privilege of being a member of their group and, hence, the ability to access the content within. “We know that admins invest their time and energy to maintain their groups”, the statement from Facebook reads. “Some have told us that they would like tools to help them continue to invest in their community...
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  • Facebook Testing Out Paid Subscription Groups

    Facebook Testing Out Paid Subscription Groups

    1 month ago - By Ubergizmo

    Facebook's Groups feature can be used for all sorts of things, such as for friends to share updates with each other, hobby groups, local communities, and so on. However could there be a need for premium Groups that share exclusive content for a price? That's what Facebook seems to think so. So much so that the company has announced the launch of paid subscription groups. According to Facebook, “We hear from group admins that they're looking for ways to help them earn money to deepen engagement with their members and continue to support their communities. Many admins do this today by...
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