Whatsapp has also mentioned in its changelog that iOS users will now be able to watch Facebook and Instagram videos on the chatting platform by clicking on the relevant links. The payments feature on Instagram not only let users to add their debit or credit card details but also track previous payments within the app itself.
Till now this feature has not been rolled out global level, some users have received it while others not. After the initial setup, users can make purchases from within Instagram.
Select users of the social media site have begun to notice the addition of a payment button to the app's existing booking feature.
The messaging app is owned by Facebook, and was purchased back in 2014 for $1.5 billion. Brands can easily advertise products and the ease of placing an order with pre-set payment facility will help to boost up impulse sales via Instagram. The new feature will enable up to 4 users to video call among themselves using a split screen setting. First reported by TechCrunch and later confirmed by CNBC, the payments feature is now live for some users in the U.S. and UK.
The photo and video sharing platform, which in November celebrated reaching 25 million listed business profiles, outlined its plans to "continue evolving business profiles" in March 2017 by rolling out the ability for users to book a service directly from a business' profile.
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The upshot was that past year the US and North Korea came the closest to war again since the Korean War (1950-1953). In contrast, I predict, the North will suggest a slower approach and extend the discussion to American weapons.
WhatsApp recently got the payments feature, however, it is very different from that of Instagram Payments feature.
A year ago in March, Instagram had made its intention clear of allowing bookings for its new application services directly through its login profile.
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.
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. This means users will be able to book movie tickets via the Instagram app.