Messaging Service WhatsApp Tops 1 Billion Month-to-month Customers

Messaging Service WhatsApp Tops 1 Billion Monthly Users Messaging Service WhatsApp Tops 1 Billion Monthly Users

A display shot of the favored WhatsApp smartphone software. AFP / Getty Photographs

The multi-platform cellular messaging service WhatsApp has crossed a billion lively customers a month, the corporate introduced on its weblog Monday.

"That is almost one in seven individuals on Earth who use WhatsApp every month to remain in contact with their family members, their pals and their household," learn the weblog publish.

Associated: Free Messaging: WhatsApp to Drop $1 Subscription Payment

The app, the world’s hottest messaging community, is obtainable on nearly each cellular working system. It lately eliminated its $1 annual payment. As an alternative of charging customers, WhatsApp stated it will work on the way to join companies with clients on the service.

Fb agreed to pay greater than $19 billion to purchase WhatsApp in 2014, a worth that dropped jaws on the time due to the small measurement and relative youth of the corporate.