Do you know these 10 WhatsApp Hacks and Tips – Must Know in 2016/2017

If you are a WhatsApp user and constantly use it to keep in touch with your friends and family, then you should know some WhatsApp hacks and tips to make WhatsApp messaging easier for you.

WhatsApp has become one of the most popular messaging app in the world with over a billion users currently using WhatsApp. However, majority of the users (including you!) don’t know some of the WhatsApp hidden secrets. When WhatsApp rolls out a new feature, it does not issue a press release with it. Just think, when was the last time you got to know about a particular WhatsApp feature via official PR? You always get to know the new tips and tricks from friends or colleagues.

But, in this article, we are going to share with you those WhatsApp Hacks and Tips which are not that common and if you know them, it can make your life somewhat easier than before.

10. @mention

The latest featured rolled out by WhatsApp is the @mention feature. Just like you mention someone on Facebook or Twitter, you can do that now on WhatsApp in group messaging. Just type @ and you will see a list of people in the group. Start typing their name to find them in the list.

WhatsApp mentions
WhatsApp mentions

After you select the name and message them, it will appear as a link in the chat and the person will get a notification as well even if he/she has muted the group notifications. This is a pretty handy WhatsApp hack that you should know to get the attention of someone not responding to messages.

9. Add Style to your text message

You know that among the WhatsApp hacks, there is one that lets you to stylize your text messages fonts? Don’t worry if you don’t know. WhatsApp currently supports 3 basic styling options – bold, italic and strikethrough. The trick is to encapsulate the word or phrase with special characters as shown in the screenshot below.

WhatsApp text messages style
WhatsApp text messages style

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