WPS officially issued a statement and a commitment announcement in response to the recent online remarks such as "WPS deletes user's local files" and "infringes user privacy". At the same time, the official revealed that advertising will be completely closed.
In today's official announcement, some netizens asked whether WPS could reduce advertisements. The WeChat public account "WPS Office Assistant" replied: "Our boss said on Weibo that we will completely close advertisements by the end of next year at the latest ."
Kingsoft Office will achieve revenue of 3.280 billion yuan in 2021, a year-on-year increase of 45.07%; net profit of 1.041 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 18.57%; net operating cash flow of 1.864 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 23.10%.
In 2021, Kingsoft Office's domestic personal office service subscription business revenue will be 1.465 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 44.20%; domestic institutional subscription and service business revenue will be 446 million yuan, a year-on-year increase of 23.40%; domestic institutional authorized business revenue will be 962 million yuan, A year-on-year increase of 107.10%; Internet advertising and other business income were 406 million yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 3.01%.
The WPS official also stated that if the problem of advertising is a personal free version, you can manually close the advertisement in the configuration tool. Find the settings of "WPS Office", enter "Configuration Tools", switch to "Other Options", and turn off the check of "WPS Hotspot and Ad Push".
In addition, a new interface for the WPS PC version is in preparation.