WeChat has been exploring a number of ways to keep its users ‘stuck’ to the app. Photo: ShutterstockWeChat has been exploring a number of ways to keep its users ‘stuck’ to the app. Photo: Shutterstock
WeChat has been exploring a number of ways to keep its users ‘stuck’ to the app. Photo: Shutterstock

Tencent trials paywall for WeChat blogs amid signs that China’s netizens are ready to hand over hard cash

  • Some official accounts, which are blog-like platforms, will be able to charge readers either for selected original content or all posts

Topic |   Tencent
WeChat has been exploring a number of ways to keep its users ‘stuck’ to the app. Photo: ShutterstockWeChat has been exploring a number of ways to keep its users ‘stuck’ to the app. Photo: Shutterstock
WeChat has been exploring a number of ways to keep its users ‘stuck’ to the app. Photo: Shutterstock
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