Facebook will show creators how much money Apple and Google take from them
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge
Less than two hours before Apple’s big Worldwide Developers Conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company would be launching a new interface for creators that shows how different fees affect their earnings on the platform. The announcement comes as Apple is under intense scrutiny for its App Store fees.
Here’s a preview of what the new interface will look like. This example breaks down exactly how taxes and fees are taken away from a creator’s event revenue:
A screenshot of Facebook’s new payout interface.
Zuckerberg wasn’t clear as to when the new interface would be launching beyond saying that there’d be “more to come soon.”
Zuckerberg also says the company will keep paid…