Telegram plans to monetize the platform through premium features

What you need to know

  • Telegram seems to be preparing a premium plan for users.
  • Paying subscribers get access to premium experiences such as exclusive emoji reactions and stickers.
  • The upcoming change has been seen in the latest version of Telegram beta on iOS.

Telegram is one of the best messaging apps that often receives new enhancements and features almost every month, but most of these experiences are free. Soon, the service may decide to monetize the platform through exclusive features.

In the latest beta version of Telegram for iOS (v8.7.2), a new subscription plan has been discovered by the Telegram Beta community (via Android Police). The Telegram Premium plan allows users to unlock exclusive stickers and emoji reactions.