What Is Whatsapp
WhatsApp Messenger is free application and a cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones. WhatsApp is an alternative to text messaging which uses internet for sending text messages, audio and video calls, and images. Although it is similar to text messaging services, the cost of sending images is very less than texting because it uses the internet to send messages.
Owned by Facebook, WhatsApp is the top chat app in 109 countries around the world and mostly used by teens because of its special features like group chatting, (recently updated to live) location sharing, voice messages.
As mentioned in the previous paragraph, Facebook owned the Whatsapp in 2014. Facebook was planning to generate a messaging market to grow rapidly. At the of deal announcement, the users of Whatsapp exceed 450 million worldwide.
How to Use WhatsApp
Whatsapp needs a compatible smartphone or a tablet equipped with a sim card, a phone number, and an internet connection. The username for the app is your phone number. Your Whatsapp account as locked to your smartphone, however transferring the contacts to a new device is available.
Whatsapp is a one-year-free app that after one year it needs in-app purchase for €0.99 per year. however, this cost means nothing coming across the number of messages and the shared content.
Simple, Reliable Messaging
Message your family and friends unpaid. Avoid SMS fees via Whatsapp messaging service, because it uses your phone’s internet to send messages.
Groups to keep in touch
Via Whatsapp group chat feature, you can keep in touch with the most loved and besties at the same time. Group chats allow you to share your content with up to 256 people at once. Additional features to group chats are naming the groups, mute or customize notifications. There are more to explore, of course.
WhatsApp Voice and Video Calls
Whatsapp allows you to call your family and friends free, no matter where they are. if you miss your friends a lot you can use Whatsapp’s free video calls. This allows you to have a face-to-face connection. as Whatsapp video and voice calls your phone’s internet, so don’t worry about your cell plan’s voice minutes and expensive calling charges anymore.
WhatsApp on Web and Desktop
Keep the Conversation Going
Whatsapp is available on web and desktop. It allows you to sync your chats and contacts to any computer seamlessly. So, you can chat on any kind of device you would like. Download the desktop app or visit web.whatsapp.com to get started.
Security by Default
Some of your most personal moments are shared on WhatsApp, which is why we built end-to-end encryption into the latest versions of our app. When end-to-end encrypted, your messages and calls are secured so only you and the person you’re communicating with can read or listen to them, and nobody in between, not even WhatsApp.
Photos and Videos
Share Moments that Matter
You can send images and videos instantly on WhatsApp enjoying a high-speed sharing. Capture the important moments via Whatsapps built-in camera.
Say What’s On Your Mind
While texting, sometimes you are not able to express yourself via words, and you can say it all. One tap at the bottom of chat screen allows you to send voice messages quickly.
Document Sharing Made Easy
Send PDFs, documents, spreadsheets, slideshows and more, without the hassle of email or file sharing apps. You can send documents up to 100 MB, so it’s easy to get what you need over to who you want.