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Did you know you can use a business landline number with WhatsApp?

WhatsApp is arguably one of the most popular messaging apps in the world. With a user base of 1.5 billion across the globe, the Facebook-owned social messaging apps are used for everything from connecting with friends and family living oceans apart to sending and receiving money via WhatsApp Payments, which is still in its nascent stages of deployment, and from getting news updates to getting your ticket reservation updates its Business app. All you need a smartphone, compatible with WhatsApp and an internet connection and you are good to go.

As astounding as it sounds, a special version of WhatsApp exists that can be used to send and receive messages using your business landline number. And the best thing about this is that you don’t have to share your mobile number with strangers if you don’t want to – meaning no more sharing personal mobile numbers with business contacts (gotta keep that work/life balance!)

We’ve added a how-to article to our support site to guide you through the steps to start using WhatsApp with your business landline number. Get your business number set up with WhatsApp today!