WhatsApp for Business is Finally Rolled out & its Awesome!

January 18, 2018 Satrujit Mishra

WhatsApp for Business is Finally here and it’s Free.

WhatsApp successfully launched the most awaited version of WhatsApp and its non-other than WhatsApp Business.  

One can easily download the WhtasApp for Business Apk from Google Play store as they have rolled out the update only for Android platform. Currently, this application is for some selected countries and territories like UK, US, Indonesia, Mexico, and Italy.

From small startups to large businesses every brand now can have their own business profile with name, number and other relevant contact information like location & e-mail.  It is also confirmed that there will be a version for iOS as well.

This can be a game changer for businesses having a lot of queries from their customers. This can also be used as customer service point of contact.

Once businesses sign up for business WhatsApp account they can also verify it in the long run by giving their registered number as the WhatsApp number.  Business accounts will also get access to analytics, advanced functions like automation or automated chat functions/chatbots.

The company confirmed that around 1.3 billion + people are using WhatsApp and business in India & Brazil get maximum numbers of engagement with their customers through WhatsApp.  

This is going to be a WIN-WIN-WIN situation for the WhatsApp team, Customers, and small businesses. What’s your thoughts on the same? Please leave a comment below and share the goodness.

Satrujit Mishra, Digital Sashtra

Digital Marketing Enthusiast | Founder | Marketer | Trainer

Satrujit Mishra

Digital Marketing Enthusiast | Founder | Marketer | Trainer

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