Facebook is Coming with E-Commerce App in the World of Technology
Are e-commerce traders ready? Facebook is coming on the field E-commerce with the latest technology app. It is heard that Facebook is going to be the big competitor of Amazon in the field of e-commerce. Facebook online shopping app is coming soon. Facebook-owned Instagram is working to create its own online shopping app.
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The Online shopping app developing by Instagram will be named as “IG Shopping”, said on the popular technology news site ‘The Verge’. There can be seen various collection of product of the different merchants. Merchants can keep products in the app and users can view and order from the app.
Still now there is no formal announcement that, when the app will be launched. The Verge says that the app is still in production stage. At present, Instagram has 25 million business accounts, out of which 2 million advertiser accounts.
Earlier, Facebook authorities said that in Instagram, four users of every 5 people follow one business-based account. By creating a separate app, the organisation wants to make a part of Instagram as an e-commerce company. Besides, Facebook can launch new tools or software on Instagram. The merchants will get the benefit of trading on that platform.
In 2016, Instagram launched its shopping feature and started it in the last year. Different shopping companies can post different posts using that shopping feature. Instagram will be one step ahead of e-commerce when the online shopping app is launched.
Instagram recently gave users the chance to verify their account. You can verify the account with Photo ID. This will reduce the fake accounts.
Source: ‘The Verge’