WhatsApp: 5 top updates you must know to benefit fully

Nov 14, 2018, 12:17 PM IST

Do you use WhatsApp for chatting with your family and friends? If yes, there is a good news for you! Social media messaging app 'WhatsApp' is putting its maximum effort to make your conversations more easy and interesting. And for that, it has introduced a number of features that help you to make chatting more exciting. To enjoy these features you just have to download the latest version of the app. Here is the list of latest features of WhatsApp: 



WhatsApp has introduced a feature called third-party sticker packs which allows designer and developer to create there own stickers. WhatsApp has provided a set of APIs and interfaces that allow anyone to build sticker apps that add stickers to WhatsApp.


Group video calling

Now you can enjoy group video calling with your friends on WhatsApp. With this feature, you can chat with up to 4 friends at a time. You just have to start a one-on-one voice or video call and tap the new "add participant" button to add more contacts to the call.


Private Reply

This feature allows users to send messages privately to an individual in a group chat. It is available on WhatsApps' beta version 2.18.355. While chatting on a WhatsApp group you can communicate with someone personally in the group at the same time, and the others would not have any idea.


Swipe to Reply

A person can reply to a specific message sent by an individual in a group or chat. At first, this feature can only be used by iPhone users but now it is available for every Android user as well.


Silent Mode for Android

When you do not want to open an unwanted message this feature will be the real help. This feature is called 'Silent Mode' where you can hide notifications which declares whether you have read or received a message.


Labeling Forwarded Messages

This feature label the message that it is forwarded or original. Which helps someone to understand better from where the message is coming originally.