NEW DELHI: Facebook-owned WhatsApp has earlier launched the WhatsApp Business for Android last year. The company is now planning to bring the same to iOS soon. According to WABetaInfo, the Twitter account which tracks the builds in WhatsApp has revealed that the company is rolling out the beta version of WhatsApp Business on iOS.
The Twitter account adds that WhatsApp Business beta for iOS is available for download starting today. The app include some useful messaging tools and a different colour background. The app is compatible with iOS 8 and above and after downloading and launching the app the users will see a messages ‘WhatsApp Business is a simple, secure and reliable way for businesses to connect with their customers.’
In order to use WhatsApp Business users need to accept the terms and conditions. When the users will tap on Agree and Continue, the app will ask users if they want to migrate their chat history from WhatsApp Messenger to WhatsApp Business.
In case users choose to migrate their chat history then all the chats from WhatsApp Messenger will be transferred to WhatsApp Business and they will be logged out from WhatsApp Messenger. After this configuration, users will have to create their Business profile once done users will now be able to use the app and also access the messaging tools which are exclusive only to the business version of the app.
Recently, it was reported that WhatsApp will soon roll out a new feature which will make the groups less annoying. The feature will be available on the Settings menu and will allow the users to control who can add them in a group. Whatsapp users will now have three options — Everyone, My Contacts and Nobody — similar to what you see in Last Seen, Profile Photo, About and Status.