The biggest Russian social network VKontakte has changed its registration rules. Now the registration will be tied to user’s mobile phone number.
Ambitious plans to get and to have a share of the world social networks market has made VKontakte authorities to review the registrations rules which were introduced in February this year. According to the ex-rules a person could register only through getting an invitation from already registered user.
Now the network has let to create an account with a tie to a mobile phone number. To register, a new user can click the button “to get an invitation” on the site and to start creating an account. The indicated phone number will serve as a login, which should be typed at logging in.
Author: Irina Fomina