Affbank Digest

WeChat reaches one billion monthly user milestone

Social Media | Jun 22, 2018

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Chinese messaging app WeChat has reached a milestone of one billion monthly users, owner Tencent reported this week.The majority of WeChat users are based in China, where the app has morphed into more than just a messaging app. Consumers are more broadly using the app to pay for services and products, order taxis or food and socialize.However, WeChat still lags behind Facebook’s WhatsApp messenger that now has 1.5 billion monthly users.