How much money will have to be on Facebook and Instagram to get paid verification badge?
Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook and Instagram would begin selling paid verification for a monthly fee.
Zuckerberg says that Meta Verified subscribers "will receive additional impersonation protection.
Accounts with Verified badged will get more visibility and reach with prominence in some areas of the platform-like search, comments and recommendations.
Meta Verified will cost $11.99 per month when purchased on the web or $14.99 per month when purchased through the company's iOS app.
Meta Verified, users will need to verify their identity with a government ID.
Meta Verified will launch in Australia and New Zealand first, and expand to more countries later this year.
Meta has also promised to bring in new creative functionalities specifically for verified user