Facebook announced it’s testing a new product last week. What’s the product? A version of paid messages within Facebook. Think LinkedIn’s Inmail, but for Facebook and an additional 800,000,000 users and potential candidates! From the article:
“Today we’re starting a small experiment to test th
e usefulness of economic signals to determine relevance. This test will give a small number of people the option to pay to have a message routed to the Inbox rather than the Other folder of a recipient that they are not connected with…”
Read the whole post over at The Tim Sackett Project (an FOT contributor blog).