Recently WhatsApp New Update Launches Snapchat Like Status Feature. This WhatsApp Update features Snapchat like stories enhanced for Android, iPhone and Windows Phone. This New WhatsApp update will let you set Pictures, GIF, and Videos as your WhatsApp Status which is exactly what Snapchat introduced late in 2015.
According to WhatsApp this New Snapchat like Status update is one of the biggest features company launches for its users, and this will affect the experience of using WhatsApp directly.
With the New, WhatsApp Update the status of users can now be updated, aka Snapchat, throughout the day using short video stories, images, and GIFs, which are visible to your contacts, but only for 24 hours with more of privacy adjustment features. (Does any of this sound familiar?)
Kind of yes, As Facebook launched last year a very similar update for the Instagram known as “Instagram Stories.” This is one more time Facebook is borrowing the Snapchat’s success way to the WhatsApp.
As we have seen the Snapchat success is more or less based on Snapchat videos and status. With those filters and background music made people addicted to using Snapchat on a regular basis. Following this kind of strategies working these days as it’s 2017 and people love high-end visual arts to share with their family and friends. Also, the majority of individuals use WhatsApp on a regular basis, so Facebook thought why not to use something kind of that which forces people to engage with.
Speaking of Snapchat, yes it cannot compete WhatsApp on the Sheer numbers, but its level of engagement is much higher as comparing to the WhatsApp and being impressive in the average session duration too.
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