Today Facebook announced a feature to that supports “creators and small businesses, we plan to add the ability for Pages to charge for access to events with Live videos on Facebook – anything from online performances to classes to professional conferences.”
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The feature will enable the host to charge for access to their live streams. This news was hardly highlighted inside their announcement for Messenger Rooms.
Facebook is in keeping with current trends and is adding an ‘online only’ option for event creation. There is no exact date for release outside of the “coming weeks,” so stay tuned.