WhatsApp officially launched its new business app in few of the selected markets
The WhatsApp had officially launched its business app in few of the selected markets which include the US, UK, Italy, Mexico, and Indonesia. This move is ahead of the company’s plan to roll out the business app worldwide. In a newly introduced application, there is an addition of the business profiles and also the new messaging feature which is being targeted towards the business community. The launch of this app is a part of the firm’s broader plan to communicate with its consumers on this platform which is being utilized by more than 1 billion of the people worldwide.
It will be helping the businesses to better connect with their consumers
This WhatsApp business application is at an initial stage of its entry into the selected markets. Targeted towards the small businesses, this free of cost app is Android only as of now. It will be helping the businesses to better connect with their consumers. The companies will be able to establish their official presence on the WhatsApp services. This newly introduced app is just like another version of the Facebook page. The company had earlier announced the arrival of this app and started verifying the business accounts too as a part of the firm’s business app pilot program in September last year. The verified business accounts were rendered a green check mark which means the firm had demonstrated their authenticity. Well, this new business app had already arrived in the market last week and the smaller firms are in a position to set up their business profiles by just filling out the information which includes the business description, mail, address and also the website.
This app will also enable the firms to contact all those people who would be providing their numbers
The company claimed that through the introduction of this app, the consumers will get to know when they are talking to a business as these accounts will be listed as the business accounts only. Over a period of time, some of these accounts will be becoming the confirmed accounts once the Whatsapp will be verifying the account’s phone number that it had registered with the matching phone number. Once the business will get established on the WhatsApp network, it will be able to utilize the series of the features which are provided by this app just like the smart messaging tools which would be offering similar technology as what the users can find on the Facebook messenger.
With the help of this new app, companies will be able to access the messaging stats too
The companies will be able to access the messaging stats and they will also be in a position to send as well as to receive the messages from the desktop through the WhatsApp web. This app will also enable the firms to contact all those people who would be providing their numbers and those who agree to receive the messages from the company.