In the wake of testing it in beta for some time, WhatsApp has at long last acquainted coloured content statuses with its Android and iPhone apps.
The update enables users to pick a font, background colour, and even include links. The new feature is accessible on both Android and iOS platforms. Clients will likewise have the capacity to see the updates on the desktop application.
Facebook first began testing colourful test status in December 2016, preceding moving them out to everybody on the interpersonal organization in March 2017. WhatsApp began testing its new colourful Status option with select users prior this month moving it out to everybody today.
Apple iPhone users will discover the pen icon appear beside the camera icon, in the new Status bar. With respect to Android smartphone proprietors, they will see another pen icon appear over the camera icon when in the status tab.
iPhone application will now bolster more stickers and bring an enhanced chat search feature also. The stickers are disabled until further notice, however, will be exchanged on in future releases. Finally, WhatsApp v2.17.50 for iPhone additionally conveys the capacity to bold, emphasize, and strikethrough content from the typing bar itself. Simply tap and hold the word you need to format and select the option from the floating options that show up.
Aside from it, users can choose individuals to share their status update with by changing privacy settings of the feature. You can choose from the accompanying three options: ‘my contacts,’ ‘contacts except’ and ‘only share with’. Users can likewise see a rundown of contacts that have seen their status update by tapping on an eye icon introduce at the base of any Status update and can reply to an update.
While it was before conceivable to embed content and emoji on photos in iOS, WhatsApp is chipping away at a feature that will enable users to apply stickers on their photos.