Whatsapp and Whatsapp Business, the instant messaging app used worldwide by billions to transmit billions of text and media daily has released a new update that allows you to use Whatsapp on your PC personal computer (desktop and laptop) without being online on Whatsapp on yout phone.
Previously, when you connect your Whatsapp to Whatsapp web to chat on your PC, you must keep Whatsapp on your mobile phone active, else there will be no connection between the Whatsapp web and Whatsapp on your mobile phone.
But with this new update, released on 2nd February, 2022, Whatsapp now allows you to link up to 4 devices that you can chat on even if the Whatsapp on your phone is not active (or if your phone does not have active internet connection).
Whatsapp is the world’s most popular instant messaging app with 5 billion plus downloads. WhatsApp from Facebook is a free messaging and video calling app. It’s used worldwide and allows international communication seamlessly. It’s simple, reliable, and private, so you can easily keep in touch with your friends and family. WhatsApp works across mobile and desktop even on slow connections, with no subscription fees.
Whatsapp says your personal messages and calls to friends and family are end-to-end encrypted. No one outside of your chats, not even WhatsApp, can read or listen to them.
WhatsApp Business enables you to have a business presence on WhatsApp, communicate more efficiently with your customers, and help you grow your business.
In addition to the features available in WhatsApp Messenger, WhatsApp Business includes:
• BUSINESS MESSAGING TOOLS: Be more responsive to your customers by using Away messages to indicate when you’re away or Greeting message to send your customers an introductory message when they first message you.
• LANDLINE/FIXED NUMBER SUPPORT: You can use WhatsApp Business with a landline (or fixed) phone number and your customers can message you on that number. During verification, select the “Call me” option to receive the code over a phone call.
• RUN BOTH WHATSAPP MESSENGER AND WHATSAPP BUSINESS: You can use both WhatsApp Business and WhatsApp Messenger on the same phone, but each app must have its own unique phone number.
• WHATSAPP WEB: You can more efficiently respond to your customers right from your computer’s browser.
WhatsApp Business is built on top of WhatsApp Messenger and includes all the features that you rely on, such as the ability to send multimedia, free calls, free international messaging, group chat, offline messages, and much more.