Sina Weibo’s membership application was online on June 18, Chongqing Economic Times reported.
Applying for an account as a VIP member will cost you ten yuan per month. After paying that fee, one can enjoy several perks such as identity preservation, an additional host of functions and security services.
The number of followers could surpass 2000, which is the largest number for general users.
Their microblogs could also be preferentially recommended on the platform using the exclusive VIP logo.
(China.org.cn June 25, 2012)