Advertisements (Ads) can be annoying especially when you were busy concentrating on something important or funny. Unfortunately so far we have had to deal with them on almost all the free software and applications we use on a day to day basis except Whats App.
However even that is about to change as it has now emerged that the Facebook Owned company is planning to introduce Ads on the Whatsapp status section as from next year. Whats app was initially created to be an ads free app and the idea of introducing them led to the apps co-founders leaving the company earlier on this year in May following disagreements on the same.
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The status feature was introduced last year February mainly to allow its users to share photos, videos, Gifs and even texts with friends that automatically disappear after 24 hours. The company says advertisements will help users familiarize with business on Whats app and this feature will also allow companies to contact users directly via the app.
While the feature may turn out to be of importance to the companies, it may also affect negatively on those who use the feature or view statuses as many people dislike ads.