WhatsApp Business For iOS Has Been Launched In India

WhatsApp Business For iOS Has Been Launched In India

WhatsApp Business For iOS Has Been Launched In India

by April 8, 2019

WhatsApp Business app has been launched for the iPhone users in India. The eagerly awaited app started featuring on App Store across select global markets from last month onwards. The app is now officially available in seven countries. These countries are India, Brazil, Germany, Mexico, the UK, and the US. The Android version of the app has been available on Google Play Store for over a year now. The WhatsApp Business app is aimed at empowering small businesses with a quick and seamless medium to communicate and connect with their customers.

WhatApp Business app for iOS can be downloaded for free from the App Store. It will start rolling out to other markets in the coming weeks. It started rolling out in March this year and is now slowly expanding its reach to iOS users across countries.

WhatsApp Business app was originally launched for Android in January 2018. The app that is intended to help small businesses to accelerate can help them to create business profiles. The profiles can contain information such as email ID, store address/ office address, and links to website/ mobile app. The app also incorporates various business tools which enable businesses to easily contact their customers. The tools include quick reply, greeting messages and away messages. The WhatsApp Business app also provides a WhatsApp for Web version which also supports the above-mentioned messaging tools.

WhatApp Business has gained very good traction in just a little more than a year in existence. As per the company, the popular app counts over 5 million businesses around the world as its users. These businesses are trying to reach out and engage customers using the WhatsApp Business App.

“Whether it’s an online sweet shop in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil that closes 60 percent of its sales via WhatsApp Business or a cinnamon roll company in Tijuana, Mexico that credits WhatsApp Business for allowing it to open a second location, small business owners all over the world are using the app to grow,” WhatsApp wrote in a blog post. “We’re excited to bring the WhatsApp Business app to even more small businesses and hear new stories about how it’s helping them to succeed.”