As we all know that whatsapp is advertisement free application and it is free for a year, in many countries it is free even after a year and users doesn’t pay to buy whatsapp services, now the big question arises how do whatsapp earn money, whatsapp also have to pay lot of amount to its engineers and pay a heavy amout to keep on running whatsapp and maintaining the servers and handle the traffic.
Many people wonder and keep on posting this question that how do whatsapp earn money because they really need a lot of money to keep on going their services.
Whatsapp have tied up with many companies in different countries where they are providing their services, they also have telecom partners which keep on investing in whatsapp Inc. Recently, Sequoia Capital have invested more than $8 million in whatsapp to give their services to the operator so they can finally give whatsapp services to the users. Many other investors are also lined up invest their money in whatsapp. In India, Whatsapp have signed a joint venture with Reliance Communications and Reliance Dhirubhai Ambani Group have invested around $10 million in whatsapp, so they can provide a unique scheme to the Reliance’s prepaid users, This scheme is currently exclusive for Reliance’s prepaid users only. 333 Frases Para Whatsapp are also available in whatsapp for all customers.
Though mainly whatsapp is self funded with little help from Reliance Communications in India and $8 million venture from Sequoia, whatsapp generates cash revenues from its subscribers and cash sales United States Dollars 0.99 from iphone users. Whatsapp have limited budget so whatsapp doesn’t spend a single penny on advertisement and its promotion for 333 Frases Para Whatsapp or whatsapp application.
Whatsapp have only 50 engineers to maintain and run the whatsapp so it doesn’t have to pay salary for a lagre number of employees or something and it is easy to maintain also. Maintenance cost is also very less, you wont believe but the maintenance cost is around of few dollars only. This is possible because it is run on an affordable cost and provide a quality application and features to their users.