WhatsApp is the world’s most popular chatting app with more than one billion monthly active users. The fact that the app is used by people from all over the world speaks volume about the quality of services that it offers. However, the user experience of WhatsApp can always get better if you learn a couple of tips and tricks. Here is where we come in because we have gathered the top three most essential tips and tricks for chatting with WhatsApp and we are going to present them today.
Essential Tips & Tricks
- Inspect Data Usage
If you ever feel like your mobile data is running out too quickly, then you might want to inspect just how much of it WhatsApp is using. This can be done by following the next steps: Settings – Data and Storage Usage – Network Usage. This will reveal all the data that WhatsApp uses for calls, messages, media sharing and so on.
- Personal Account Info
Do you know that WhatsApp has a personal file for every user? As crazy as this might seem, this is true and the file can actually be requested by users to check it out. Everyone who wants to see just how much personal data WhatsApp has managed to gather about them can do it by following the next steps: Settings – Account – Request Account Info.
- Improve Account Security
The internet is filled with malware and hackers on every “corner”. Not only that, but big data companies are having data leaks and this is why we advise everyone to improve the security of their WhatsApp accounts with two-step verification. Doing this only takes a couple of seconds and it adds a virtually unbreakable security wall to a WhatsApp account. Improving account security on WhatsApp can be done by following the next steps: Settings – Account – Two-step Verification.
Shawn Cooper is a tech journalist who graduated from St. John’s University and specializes in writing everything from the IT industry, scientific research, robotics, and the digital world. Cooper is also the lead editor for Tech News Watch. In his spare time, when he is not playing computer games, you will see him writing reviews on different tech products or games. Shawn also likes to spend countless hours on social media to hunt the latest news from the biggest technology companies, so that his reports are as fresh as possible.