Nowadays Social networking has become an important part of our life. Social media is a perfect platform to tell others about yourself, get to know about others, chat with other people (no matter how far that person is), etc. As far as social networking is concerned, there are many social networking sites and apps are available for example Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram, etc. but today we talk about WhatsApp and cover the important points related to WhatsApp.
WhatsApp is an instant messaging application that is available on many platforms like Android, iOS, KaiOS Windows, macOS, and web app. WhatsApp was founded in 2009 by Brian Acton and Jan Koum, former employees of Yahoo!. In 19 fab 2019, Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 billion, but in certain conditions, such as WhatsApp older employees would work as before and WhatsApp would work independently, not under Facebook, along with this, Jan Koum (creator of Whatsapp) should be made a board member of Facebook.
Whatsapp is used in many countries but most of Whatsapp users are in India. currently in 2020 Whatsapp has over 2.7 billion active users worldwide and there are over 350 million WhatsApp users in India alone.
How to install WhatsApp on a android phone
To install WhatsApp on your android phone you need to open google play store app on your phone then go to the search box and type WhatsApp and install WhatsApp.
Then open the WhatsApp and type your phone number then tap on next and then tap on ok then WhatsApp will send you a verification code after putting the code tap on next then type your name and again tap on next and you are done.
How to install WhatsApp on a pc or laptop
There are 2 methods to use WhatsApp on a pc or laptop.
- WhatsApp web
- Android emulator
WhatsApp web app is a medium to connect your phone’s WhatsApp to PC directly. To use WhatsApp web you need to install WhatsApp on your windows pc. to do this you have to open Microsoft store and type Whatsapp in the search box.
Install it and Launch the app.
After launch you will see screen like this.
Now open Whatsapp on your phone and tap on then select WhatsApp Web the point your phone to your PC or laptop screen to capture QR Code and done.
How to use whatsapp on pc without phone
To use WhatsApp on pc without any phone you need to install an android emulator.
What is android emulator – An android emulator helps you to run any android application in your pc or laptop. there are many android emulators are out there but in this tutorial, we are gonna use BlueStacks.
To install Bluestacks you need to download Bluestacks setup file from Here
After download and install bluestacks, simply go to the play store in bluestacks and install Whatsapp and done. The installation process is the same as android phone