” MetaVerified ”, the paid version of Facebook and Instagram, already available in Australia and New Zealand since the end of February, is now extending to the United States. It is one of Meta’s biggest marketplaces, with 180 million Facebook users and 160 million Instagram followers to date.
Thanks to the subscription on Meta Verified, users obtain a blue certification badge. They also benefit from various advantages. However, subscription to this paid version of the two social networks is subject to a few conditions.
A blue badge with bonus benefits
This service costs 11.99 dollars (11.15 euros) per month for online registration and 14.99 dollars (just under 14 euros) via a mobile application store. This price difference is explained by the commissions of Apple and Google amounting to 30%. The first option only allows you to obtain a blue account certification badge for Facebook, while the second combines the two social networks.
In addition to this famous blue badge, each subscriber benefits from a ” proactive identity theft protection as well as direct access to customer support. The latter is also entitled to better visibility of its content in “ some parts “. He also has exclusive stickers and 100 stars per month on Facebook to show his support for other creators.
Subscription to the paid version of Facebook and Instagram is subject to a few conditions. Indeed, Meta Verified, for the moment, is only available for users aged 18 years. Underage users and companies cannot therefore make a subscription. A minimum regular activity on the platforms is also required. The future subscriber must also provide an official identity document and activate two-factor authentication. Once the verification is complete, it will be impossible to change their username, first and last name, date of birth or even their profile picture. Any modification will have to go through the verification box.
To integrate Meta Verified, simply go to settings on Instagram or Facebook, then click on Accounts Center. The inscription ” Meta Verified available will be displayed below the profile name and photo. It remains to press it, add a payment method, go through the verification process and the subscriber is golden.