Google will begin charging smaller sized companies for email accounts from now on. As the Free Email Account for Small Businesses from Google ends. Google will now trying to make most of this income to provide better service thorugh live phone support. As this opens new stream of revenue for google google can now focus on working for better support and better product for its clients, as per google’s view. But Who already have received their google apps account wont be charged and they will receive this service as long as they continue with the domain name registered under free business email accounts programme.
Companies with 10 or less employees will probably be billed $50 yearly — exactly the same rate compensated out by bigger companies to consider advantage from the web-based tools, including e-mail, word processor, spreadsheet and presentation graphics tools.
The move allows the web giant to provide consideration for the standard in the industry user’s experience, Google have explained it in the organization blog that they publish.
“When we launched the premium business version we kept our free, basic version as well,” Clay Bavor, director of product management for Google Apps, said in the post. “Both businesses and individuals signed up for this version, but time has shown that in practice, the experience isn’t quite right for either group. Businesses quickly outgrow the basic version and want things like 24/7 customer support and larger inboxes. Similarly, consumers often have to wait to get new features while we make them business-ready.”
Being mindful of this, we’ve made a decision to produce things very straightforward. Beginning today for individual new customers:
People attempting to take advantage of Google’s web programs like Gmail and Google Drive should create a free personal Google Account, which gives a seamless experience across our web services on any device.
For Businesses, instead of two versions, you will notice one. Companies of dimensions will join our premium version, Google Programs for Business, including 24/7 phone support for nearly any difficulty, a 25GB mailbox, together with a 99.9% uptime guarantee with no scheduled down-time. Prices remains $50 per user, every year.
Writer : Omkar Nath Nandi