Whatsapp New Updates 2024 – Update the Status on the Web version, Archive community group chats, Account Restriction Feature and more

Go ahead, WhatsApp users! Keep talking, because the wave of WhatsApp updates has spread across the platform and will bring new features that will make you rethink everything you thought you knew about messaging.

From pinning important group chats to removing vibration from calls and even sending whispers that disappear like audio, WhatsApp’s latest launch has everything to boost your communication, one new setting every time. Join us to learn more about these exciting new messaging features and get ready to take your WhatsApp experience to the next level!

Update the Status on the Web version!

WhatsApp has announced a new feature that expands its infrastructure, allowing users to share status updates from connected devices and the website. This feature is currently available to a limited number of users and is set to be available on the web version and connected “enterprise” devices. Users can now download status updates by clicking the green icon next to their profile picture in the status section. 

Shared mode is a WhatsApp feature that allows users to access conversations on up to four other devices, even if their main phone is offline. Users with the WhatsApp Beta version updated for Android 2.24.1.4 will be able to add status updates directly from their devices. 

There is currently no timeline for when this feature will be available to all users this will be rolling out to even more people over the coming days. 

Archive Community group chats

WhatsApp recently rolled out an update for WhatsApp beta regarding the community section. This new update will provide the option to archive chat within the community group. Here Users can control their community group chats to make private some chats and safeguard privacy.
Can also be useful for those who are in several community groups so that they can keep chats organized to avoid confusion during emergencies.

Latest update by WhatsApp | Archive community group chats | Supernewscorner

WhatsApp addressed the inconvenience caused by the previous update, eliminating the option to archive community group chats. But with this new update community members can now control their chat experience by archiving useless community group chats, including the community announcement groups. It will make users more organize their community group chats. 

For now, this feature of archive community group chats is available for some beta testers, and it is rolling out to even more people over the coming days.

WhatsApp Multiple accounts on the same device

WhatsApp recently rolled out a game-changing new feature that allows users to easily manage several accounts on a single device just like Instagram. Previously WhatsApp allowed users to enter into the same account on many devices and now added the feature to log into multiple accounts on the same phone. 

Now it has the feature of managing dual accounts on the same device just like Instagram. CEO of Meta, Mark Zuckerberg, announced on 19th October in a Facebook post that users can now have two WhatsApp accounts logged in simultaneously.

WhatsApp latest updates! WhatsApp Multiple accounts on same device | Supernewscorner

Mark Zuckerberg is planning to take over WhatsApp competitors like Telegram, Signal, and more in the market. So adding the new features will help to reach more users and also keep the users engaged with apps. As all know Meta owns Facebook, Instagram, Threads, and WhatsApp.
So integrating the features between apps will attract more users to meta apps. Instagram users have several accounts in a single phone making users more engaged with it.
So here the same feature will help Whatsapp users to use two accounts on the same device and distinguish the personal and business accounts at the same time.

For to use this feature you need to have a dual sim on your phone. So, if you have a personal and a professional phone number, and want to use it on the same device, you can now have two WhatsApp accounts without dual apps or clone apps, open on your phone make the given settings, and enjoy!

How to set up multiple accounts on the same device in WhatsApp?

This feature is now only available for Android users. But as soon as there is demand, Apple iPhone users will also get this feature. To use this, you need to update WhatsApp first, so follow the below steps

  • Go to the Google Play Store app.
  • Select the right side of your profile and manage apps and devices.
  • You can see one option as updates are available. Select See Details and scroll to WhatsApp; click on Update.
  • When the update is complete, open WhatsApp and tap on the three dots in the top right corner.
  • Go to Settings and select the Account option. There, click on “Add account.”
  • Enter or select your second phone number, and follow all the instructions given there.
  • Once the second account setup is done, you can switch between accounts.

This new feature will simplify account management and enable users to switch between personal and professional profiles effortlessly. It will enhance the user’s privacy, streamline customer service, and help maintain work-life balance.

Account Restriction Feature;

WhatsApp is working on bringing an account restriction feature to a new update very soon!

WhatsApp is testing a fresh tool that will limit users from sending messages, set to be included in a forthcoming app update. When an account is restricted on WhatsApp, users will face a temporary penalty for specific violations, preventing them from initiating new chats for a set period. However, restricted users will still be able to receive and respond to messages in existing chats and groups, ensuring that essential communication remains intact. We have a full article explaining this new feature. Please check out to go in-depth on the Account Restriction Feature

Conclusion

As in the tech world, new inventions and new features are always added by mobile companies to sell their phones like foldable phones, Motorola’s new wearable adaptive display concept smartphones and more are getting released to sell the product. So in phone apps also users are expecting the same advanced new features. So here WhatsApp is improving itself with user demand. 

From a business perspective, this will make it easy to promote events and manage professional and personal networking. Finally, this will be a valuable tool for a wide range of user needs and preferences.

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