Facebook Planning to Push Ads on WhatsApp Soon

Instagram’s existing Shoppable Tags feature forces you out to a business’ website to make a purchase unlike the new payments feature

On the other hand, WhatsApp is working hard to make its app more user-friendly and easy. Instead, the native payments feature will allow users to purchase stuff without having to leave the app. When we asked Instagram, a spokesperson confirmed that native payments for booking appointments like at restaurants or salons is now live for a limited set of partners.

After Facebook and Whatsapp got payment features Instagram has also rolled out the payment feature for the social media photo sharing app.

Blast kills 5 people in central Gaza Strip
The Israeli army fears a mass push of thousands of protesters to break through the Gaza border fence and cross into Israel. The protests are due to continue until mid-May, when the U.S. plans to move its embassy.

Facebook-owned the Instagram and Whatsapp both, previously it integrated the payment option in Facebook and Whatsapp. With the help of the app, user can book a table within the Instagram page of Resy. The new feature will enable up to 4 users to video call among themselves using a split screen setting. At present, the "Resy" feature is only available for selected users in the United States and UK. Snapchat also added this feature named as Snapcash, Instagram getting this feature little late.

Thankfully, with today's update to the service, you can now view videos from Facebook or Instagram right in a conversation thread itself without worrying that you would be force to leave WhatsApp for the duration of the video.

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Treasurer Jovita Carranza's signatures, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) in Washington . China now consumes almost 60 per cent of the world's semiconductors but supplies only about 16 per cent, according to PWC.

We have witnessed many new features in WhatsApp after its acquisition by the Facebook and all these features are being loved by the users, we have seen the better privacy control features, new status/stories, way better interface and now the UPI based payments feature. So, players like BookMyShow and PayTM that sell movie tickets will be able to sell tickets on Instagram as well.

If Instagram brings this in a full-fledged manner for all its users, this will change the buying patterns of a lot of young users. What remains to be seen, is if Instagram will also introduce peer-to-peer payments similar to Messenger in the future. Till now, brands used to promote products where users can click on the items and can make a purchase on the brand's website. Whats app for organization, the recently introduced assistance targeting business, presently has 3 million users worldwide, " the face book CEO said.

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