Money Transfers to Communities

VK launches a new way for communities to raise funds.
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Post View Counter

Today we introduce a new parameter: the view counter that helps track the interest a post generates as quickly as possible. This counter is conspicuously placed under each post and it shows how many users viewed this post.
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Microsoft Office Document Viewer

Sending documents over VK has become more convenient as you can now view a wider variety of Microsoft Office formats: text documents in DOC or DOCX, tables in XLS or XLSX and presentations in PPT and PPTX.
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Updated vk.cc

We have fantastic news for those who work with posts, dealing with advertising metrics or simply hate really long links.

We have overhauled vk.cc, our service for shortening links. Now it can track statistics regarding redirects and send information through the API.
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VK Masks Contest

VK launches a a virtual mask creation contest for illustrators, animators and 3D artists.
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VK Charity

During the last several years, VK has made many contributions to charity. In 2010, the "Donate" button, as well as the ability to give charitable gifts, appeared in groups. We have completed several interesting side projects with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the Downside Up fund, and regularly support charity organizations that come to us for help.
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Ads Are Back

In September 2011, the small VK Team closed the Ads section to focus on project issues with highest priority at that time. But the need for such services hasn't disappeared and our users had to place ads and search for products on other websites. It's time to fix it.
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VK Stories

Today we present Stories, a new way of sharing photos and short videos on VK with your friends without publishing them on your page. Shoot photos and videos throughout the day and they’ll be visible to your friends and followers for 24 hours after publishing in the block above the News Feed.
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VK Launches Geo Advertising

When choosing from among the many shops, beauty salons or service stations, people select those located within easy reach at places they frequently visit. Consequently, it's simpler to attract potential clients who live or work nearby as these people can quickly find the shop and become regular customers. As of today, it is possible to place geotargeted advertisements in business centers, shopping malls, the metro or train stations. 
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Introducing VK Live — New App for Streaming

This year we have seen VK live streams of world-known celebrities, sportsmen, politicians, businessmen, TV channels and radio stations. And in September, we also launched a beta test for the website's game streaming platform on the website.
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VK Messenger for Windows and macOS

How many times have you been unable to complete a project because you were looking at new photos of friends, arguing about hot topics in comments or simply proved powerless to ignore interesting updates in your news feed? 
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VK Chooses the Best Support Services

Thanks to the Support team five years ago, VK changed the way of communicating with users. Last year, the possibility for companies to organize their own VK support services materialized with the help of community messages. Consequently nowadays, 100,000 companies communicate with their clients using this service.
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VK Historic Timeline

On VK, history comes to life thanks to the educational communities, which introduces its followers to major historic events. But just imagine what life would be like if Nikolay II and Vladimir Lenin have their own social network profiles?
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VK Hackathon

On November 26th and 27th, the VK team will host a 24-hour hackathon in St. Petersburg using open data provided by features of VK API and partner companies. 
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Community Apps

Over the past few years, VK communities transformed from groups based on shared interests to a convenient tool for media, business and arranging events. It's now time to make life even more  convenient. 
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