'But WhatsApp was built for people and we want to improve the business experience.
WhatsApp Business is a free Android app which enables users to interact with customers through the service, rather than by email or another form of communication. That's similar to WhatsApp adding green verification badges to select business accounts past year in the standard app. WhatsApp says other users can continue to use the standard app as usual and will still have full control over the messages they receive like blocking numbers and reporting spam. It'll also have WhatsApp Web support, the app's desktop web browser client. "Over time, some businesses will have Confirmed Accounts once it's been confirmed that the account phone number matches the business phone number", WhatsAppsaid in a statement. It is now launched only in select markets including Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, UK and US. But given that WhatsApp was courteous enough at showing some level of importance towards India in their blog post, we are expecting the app to launch in India in the coming weeks anyway.
Moreover, approximately 80 percent of small businesses in India and Brazil say WhatsApp helps them both communicate with customers and grow their business today.
WhatsAppannounced plans to begin allowing business accounts hoping to make more profit for their corporate parent, Facebook. Over the time and after certain verification, the app will get you a confirmed account, which further inspires confidence.
WhatsApp Business is now available to small business owners in the U.S., the U.K., Mexico Italy and Indonesia.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that an offensive in Kurdish-held regions in northern Syria may begin soon. Like other Turkish officials in previous days, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Tuesday sternly denounced the plan.
Channel 9 reporter Mark Barber is on the scene gathering more details and will have live reports on Eyewitness News Daybreak . McCall also sustained gunshot wounds and is at CMC-Main being treated for his injuries, the sheriff's office said .
This means the privacy of your end-to-end encrypted group chat is only guaranteed if you actually trust the WhatsApp server". The server can easily spoof any new member to the group without asking for permission from the group administrator.
Braudy recalls thinking that Douglas "thought he could do anything he wanted because he was so much more powerful than I was". I've had up to 20 female executives who worked at my company in different areas over the years.
Authorities have banned demonstrations because they "impact the image of the country", police spokeswoman Veronica Marquez said. The accusations against Barros have partially come from the same victims deemed credible in the investigation against Karadima.
He says the shuttle boat was close to shore when it had engine problems and the crew chose to turn back. The shuttle boat takes gamblers three miles offshore, where a casino boat floats in worldwide waters.
The children, some of them chained to furniture, were described as weak and small for their age. "I wouldn't have seen it coming". Social workers had never visited either, said Susan von Zabern, director of the county Department of Public Social Services.
Take your national flags from the areas where the terrorists are deployed until we have to personally hand them over to you. Turkey alleges the YPG is a mere offshoot of the PKK in Syria-a view USA officials refuse to share.
Meanwhile, back in Washington, the phone lines from other Republican and Democratic governors who didn't get the deal Gov. And so, under the last administration, the Southeast rejected any plan to open the Atlantic to oil and gas development.
Ninth-seeded Johanna Konta was more exposed to the heat on an outside court, and lost to US lucky loser Bernarda Pera 6-4, 7-5. But Pera clinched it on her fifth match point when Konta, a semifinalist here in 2016, shanked an overhead at the net.
Options include an electronics package that features navigation, upgraded sound system and blind spot and cross traffic warnings. Inside, the Bullitt Mustang features Recaro bucket seats, green stitching for the upholstery and an 8-ball gearknob.
With a turbo-4 and a 10-speed, you can bet that fuel economy will also be at or near the top of the class. He later added that the midsize truck will come with a steel frame, as "real trucks don't have fascias".
Rory McIlroy's comeback ahead of schedule in Abu Dhabi
After a breakout season in 2017 the Englishman continues to impress and could hardly have played better under the circumstances. I don't think I've ever went bogey-free for a whole tournament and it would be nice to do that".
52 migrant Uzbek workers killed in Kazakhstan bus fire
At least 52 people have been killed in a fire that broke out on a bus in Kazakhstan's northwestern Aqtobe region, authorities say. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined, but investigators believe a short circuit may have caused the bus to ignite.
Marketers in Singapore unnerved by Facebook's New Feed tweak
Sadly, that has led news organizations to use Facebook as a means to drive traffic, but not to create an established audience. That suggests investors take Facebook seriously when it says the move likely will make users spend less time on its service.
Vikings activate QB Bradford off injured reserve
Minnesota, the second favorite on the updated odds to win Super Bowl 52 , is 7-2 ATS in its last nine games against New Orleans. That combined puts them as the top defense in terms of total yards allowed. "To be honest, I really don't care", Murray said.