For those of you who don’t know what WhatsApp is?
WhatsApp is essentially a free messages app and it’s honestly so amazing which is available in the apps store or google play store and it will blow your mind.
I thought these Hacks, tips, and tricks will be super useful which I have 10 personal for my readers today and make sure you study and practice all the tricks and I will be showing you till the end cause the last one is my favorite and you don’t want to miss that.
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Group Video calls: did you know that you could make group video calls on WhatsApp which is super simple.
head on to your WhatsApp, go to any contact, on the top bar you will see a video icon menu, click it and you will be live on a video call, also check the right and side which you will see a Plus icon, you can use it to add a contact you want to be part of the group. the screen will be divided for all the participants added to the video call.
how epic is that one, I hope you’ve learned new tricks today, let’s move to the next one.
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Bold Italics Strike: I don’t know how useful this is for some people but anyway you can both italics and also strikethrough text on WhatsApp.
Here is how to go about it, open a contact you want to chat with then type a word you want to send (let use Hello) when you type the word Hello add the star sign (Hello*)
this will be bold the text before you send for italics use the underscore symbol at both ends(_Hello_) for strikethrough add tild at both ends (~Hello~) does that make a sense?
Am sure it’s really cool but let’s move on to the next tips
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Location Sharing: This was pretty epic when I found out from a friend how to use it. Here is how to go about it, open a contact you want to chat with, click on the attachment icon side camera then you will get a pop up with Documents, Camera, Gallery, Audio, location, and Contact icon, tap the location icon which opens another page where you can share live location which can be 15 minutes 1 hour or 8 hours.
it can help parent to track the location of their kids just by asking them to share their location
if you want to stop sharing just hit stop.
That is it I hope it is a cool feature.
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Edit Picture: One of the things I didn’t know was I could actually edit pictures within WhatsApp
to edit a picture choose the picture from your WhatsApp gallery, at the top right of the bar you will get 4 which can enable you to draw, add text add emojis crop picture and add filters and use when you’re done
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WhatsApp on Desktop: When a friend told me about having WhatsApp on my desktop I almost doubt him.
Here is how to go about it, open a browser on your desktop then type https://web.whatsapp.com/ which will take you to the QR code page go to your phone and lunch WhatsApp locate the three-dot icon at the right-hand menu bar tap it and you will get a drop-down menu, choose the option WhatsApp web, place it infant of the screen to scan the QR code and wollah you will have your WhatsApp set up on the desktop.
what I love about it is the flexibility I get when am working was the fact I don’t have to look out for my phone to reply text and the cool thing is how easily I could just drag a file from my desktop and send it pretty quick.
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Chat Short Cuts: Adding chat shortcuts to your home screen is a wow feature on the Whatsapps app
Here is how you go about it click on a group you’re active on then hit on the top-right icon bar scroll down to more there will be an option that says add shortcuts if you click on that it will add a shortcut of the group on the home screen. go to the home screen and click on it and it will take you back to the group
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Status Updates Aka WhatsApp stories: A lot of you might be using it right now but there is a whole lot of people who haven’t use it yet.
Here is how you go about it, lunch your WhatsApp check the up bar which contains Chats, Staus, and Calls, swipe to the left to add a story to your WhatsApp, click your profile to add an image or record a video, you can add text, emoji, and edit and post it.
Either way, you can also write a text by clicking the pen icon on the right t side and also post it to your stories.
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Pin Chats: Pin chats is a very cool feature that I don’t see many people take advantage of the sole purpose is to let a chat stay above all other chat which in most cases I use for a group is actively participating.
Here is how you go about it, lunch Whatsaap and locate the group you want to pin, hold down on it a pop of a pin will show on the top bar click it and bang the group will on top as long as you want it to unpin it you simply reduce the same process.
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Star messages in chats: just like pin chat this is also a cool feature I don’t often see people use. sometimes when you’re looking for important information on your previous chat you will have to scroll and scroll through millions of text you’ve sent but what you could actually do to get the information easily is to star all important messages whenever it’s been sent to you.
Here is how you go about it, hold down the text and you get a star icon on the top menu bar click it.
this will alert WhatsApp to separate this chat from others, to get back the chat when you need it just hold down on the profile of the information sender scroll down and click on starred messages open and you will get all the messages there, you repeat the same process if you want the message unscarred.
Finally unto my favorite
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GIF: The day a friend send me a gif I thought probably he download it but what amazes me is how often he sending which spike a curiosity before asking which I thought a lot of you have noticed too.
Here is how to go about it, open a chat and click on the image icon scroll down to the bottom you will get the smile and GIF icon click the gif and you will get all the most used gif and trending one at the moment if scroll down again you see the search icon which can be used to search for gif of your choice and send a message along with it it can also use the desktop too.
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If you don’t want everybody to see you online or check your status, pics, or account info, use the following trick:
- For Android: Go to Menu > Settings > Account > Privacy. Change the settings of personal data visibility.
- For iOS: Go to Settings, and open the Privacy tab. Then change your settings there.
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You can make accents on what you write not only with emoticons but with bold type, italics, and
- If you want your message in italics, write the underscore signs on both sides of your _text_.
- Want the message in bold type? Use the star key on both sides of the *text*.
- If you want the
strikethrough type, use twiddles on both sides of the ~message~.
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In order to create a mailout, go to Chats > Menu > New broadcast. Press “+” or enter the names of receivers.
The message will be delivered to every receiver you have chosen. Plus, all the necessary contacts will get the message in the usual way. Their answers will be seen only by you and not the other contacts on the list.
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There are several signs of being blocked in some chats:
- You don’t see the time a contact was last seen online.
- You don’t see new avatar pics in the profile of a contact.
- All your messages are ticked once (the message is sent) but not twice (the message is delivered).
- You create a group chat, but you can’t add a contact (that probably means you are blocked).
However, all these signs don’t guarantee that you are 100% banned. Your contact might have changed the visibility settings.
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WhatsApp is a caring application and automatically saves all your media sent while chatting. But very often it “eats” the memory storage of your smartphone, and you wouldn’t like to miss installing a new cool app.
The decision is quite simple: turn off the media autosave in the app settings. For Android: go to Settings > Data Usage, and choose the necessary parameters of file downloading. For iOS: Settings > Data and Storage Usage > Media.
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Almost everyone can use a “free number” or a special app for SMS activation messages. Just try to call the contact if you want to check if it’s a bot. Temporary (“free”) virtual numbers are practically always offline or inactive.
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Everything is quite simple: hold your phone to your ear, and WhatsApp will change the loudspeaker mode to inner speakers. How does it know that you have held your phone to your ear? This app knows much more than you can imagine.
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Sometimes you search for a certain important message for hours. Don’t waste your time: choose the message, and star it (the star sign in the upper part of the screen). Now it can be quickly found in the “Starred messages” tab in the main menu.
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Open the Menu, and press WhatsApp Web. If the app invites you to follow the web.whatsapp link, scan the QR code, and use WhatsApp on your PC, it’s good. It means that nobody else reads your WhatsApp from their PC using WhatsApp Web.
If you see a “Computers” tab and a list of open sessions (connections), which have nothing to do with your WhatsApp activity, it’s a reason to get worried. This can signal that someone else is reading your chats and profile.
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WhatsApp activists have invented the beta version of their favorite messenger. It can help you check on all the new functions before they are available to others. Note: the beta version might have bugs, and you’ll have to test them yourself. In order to get access, go to the WhatsApp Beta page, press the “Become a tester” button, and update the app.
We sincerely hope that these WhatsApp tips will be helpful for you to make your application safer and your communication brighter.
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It’s always quite nice to have small bubbles in the corner of your screen, showing that you have a new message in WhatsApp and who the sender is. All you need to do to turn this option on is to download the “WhatsBubbles” app. Synchronize it with your WhatsApp, and turn the bubble notification mode on. Voila! Catch the nice bubble messages on your screen!
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