3 Handy WhatsApp tricks

As the mobile suite of apps keep growing and attention span decreasing, handy tricks has become necessary to get things done faster than usual. Below are 3 handy tips to get you moving quickly on the go on Whats App. 1. Send higher quality photos Normally we send photos through the “Gallery” option, but that compresses them so that they occupy less space. If you want to send photos in maximum quality, send them through...

Spying Fears prepping WhatsApp Security Update

Facebook has been known for their security issues along these few years. Now, it’s WhatsApp turn to have a security issue. Users have been told to update to the latest version of the app due to hackers accessing people’s messages. The hackers are able to get to people’s messages because of sharing an MP4 file across the platform. The messaging app had the issue fixed but anyone who hasn’t downloaded the latest update is vulnerable...

How to generate your WhatsApp Link for personal use

I know you have wondered at some point how to generate a personal WhatsApp link for your WhatsApp number. There are several reasons people would want to generate a WhatsApp link, some of which include; Lead generation from social media pages Direct conversations from contact buttons on a website Whatever your reason might be, WhatsApp a while ago gave us a solution. Here’s a simple article about the WhatsApp Click to Chat feature WhatsApp’s Click to...

How Facebook’s WhatsApp Makes Money

WhatsApp was founded in 2009 by Brian Acton and Jan Koum as an alternative to pricey SMS services. The app allows users to upload their contact book and message anyone who has the app installed, at no cost. It is available for iPhones, Androids, Blackberries, Windows Phones, Nokia phones and, most recently, desktops. Facebook Inc. (FB) purchased WhatsApp in February 2014 for $19 billion and according to the 2014 Facebook Form 10-Q, in the nine months...

Could Facebooks unified services spell dark days for WhatsApp users?

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg recently announced plans to merge his three dominant messaging services: Instagram, Facebook Messenger, and WhatsApp. The goal, according to Facebook, is to create a more unified service across all three platforms. “We want to build the best messaging experiences we can; and people want messaging to be fast, simple, reliable and private,” a Facebook spokesperson said. With these services integrated, users will be able to easily message one another from different...

WhatsApp for Business Released

The long rumored and awaited WhatsApp for business has finally been released to the public. WhatsApp Business enables you to have a business presence on WhatsApp, communicate more with your customers, and help you grow your business. If you have separate business and personal phone numbers, you can have both WhatsApp Business and WhatsApp Messenger installed on the same phone, and register them with different numbers. In addition to the features available in WhatsApp Messenger,...

How to delete a WhatsApp status on Android

It came to my notice of the somewhat cumbersomeness of editing or removing a posted Whats App status after successfully posting. Today we take a look at Whats App users on the Android OS platform.Guide to editing or deleting a status you have published. Make sure you are in the screen where you select a contact to chat. Click on the three dots (…) At the right hand side of your status. Swipe to the...

WhatsApp down, GoogleDocs attacked

WhatsApp the social messaging application with over a billion active users world wide got their servers pushed off the cliff on  the 3rd of May a Reuters spokesperson confirms; “WhatsApp is aware of the outage issue and working to fix it,” but offered no further details. There’s no word about today’s outage emanating from WhatsApp’s Twitter account, which hasn’t sent a tweet since August 2016, or its website”. This occurrence affected users worldwide, leaving the over 1 billion...