170 million people use WeChat’s mini program every day, and WeChat is pushing efforts to upgrade mini program and mini game features to help businesses utilizing mini program actually monetize.

As users pull down their chat list, they can see recently used mini program and mini games. Recently, WeChat was found to be experimenting a new function, IThome is reporting.

A new feature on WeChat called “Nonstop Features (功能直达, our translation) ” is going through a beta test. When a user starts WeChat’s search function, if the keyword is related to a certain mini program, then the function will be displayed directly in the search.

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Eva Yoo

Eva Yoo is Shanghai-based tech writer. Reach her at evayoo@technode.com