Is Facebook Really Going to Start Charging

After Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg indicated prior to Congress as well as claimed "there will certainly always be a version of Facebook that is cost-free," many people have actually been asking us if the social networks system will start billing individuals to be on the web site.

The confusion comes from an old Facebook message that is recirculating once more after Zuckerberg appeared before Congress.

Is Facebook Really Going To Start Charging

Facebook To Charge Users

In the message from "Mark the Supervisor of Facebook", it declares using Facebook will certainly set you back people cash. The message assures a free Facebook if you send the message to 18 various individuals. It's a typical chain letter strategy that guarantees something if you share it with a certain amount of individuals you understand.

" This 'Message from Facebook' is completely incorrect," said Emily Dean, a social networks expert. "This has been circulating for numerous years around Facebook and also it's possibly bubble approximately the surface area currently because Mark Zuckerberg has actually been indicating regarding several of things that have taken place on Facebook recently."

Later during the testimony, Zuckerberg admitted that some have actually suggested a paid version of the website but he said that "the ads design is the right one for us."

"If it gets to the point where individuals don't intend to see advertisements on Facebook there can maybe be a variation that has actually cost related to it, but he was very clear in stating there will certainly constantly be a complimentary variation. So I wouldn't fret about obtaining rejected of Facebook rather yet," Dean stated.

Dean discussed that if you still had doubts you could go to Facebook's assistance page to locate more information.