yesterday announced the official arrival of States of WhatsApp to iOS, the new feature that you adapt the popular stories of Instagram and Facebook the most popular instant messaging application. Thus arises another bunch of possibilities when it comes to sharing in the most rigorous of the what we’re doing. On this occasion, Facebook has preferred to be called “States” to what we have always known as “Stories” in Facebook both Instagram. But the important thing is that we know how to get the most possible this new feature that presents WhatsApp. Stay and enjoy our guide with everything you need to know from the States of WhatsApp.
then let’s do a review of what are the main functions of WhatsApp and above all States know what are. Do not stay with the doubt of how has included this GIF so pimp your friend, or how has edited that picture to make it so impressive. After reading this guide you will not be not a single doubt about of how it works, that’s exactly what we want, so we go there.
what are the States of WhatsApp?
this new feature of WhatsApp will allow us to publish instant pictures, GIFs, and small videos that will remain static for 24 hours, so that all your contacts can see them, in one of the two new tabs that are available at the bottom of the desktop application . We can customize these photographs of almost exactly the same way as we did with Instagram. taken after capture only have to click on the submit button, identical to the text box.
to see your contacts WhatsApp States, only have to go to the new tab of “States” and users who have uploaded their status will appear to us, just by clicking on their picture, they will begin to play full-screen automatically.
how do I my WhatsApp status?
more easy impossible, WhatsApp has added two new tabs in the boot menu, in the central part will see a “camera”, which will allow us to instantly upload a State, or go to the States tab located on the bottom left of the home.
if we choose the camera, simply have to press and take the catch as we would with any other photograph. If we give a light touch to the Snapshot button will make a picture, and like that on Instagram, if we pressed the button, we can make a little video. We will also have the option of choosing any photography reel as if we share a photo with any of our contacts of WhatsApp. Not even necessary that the picture has been taken in the last 24 hours, requirement in other applications.
how do edit my States of WhatsApp?
edit is as easy as you could imagine in the upper right corner we find different functions, we will have the typical pencil which will allow us to draw the part we want to photograph as “pixels”. On the other hand, we will have the option of adding text, also in the upper right, just have to click on the letter “T” and will open us the text, with two fingers will change the size, drag it and even turn.
regarding the Emojis, have to press on the icon that appears directly next to the “T” and opens us all content on Emoji. The two extra options will be the rotating photography, and finally the button undo with which can be corrected what you have edited.
how to choose who can view my statements of WhatsApp?
that prying eyes. First announced that by default you will only see our States of WhatsApp, those users that we have included in our agenda of contacts something like what was predicted above for users who could see our State and our profile picture.
in the same section of “States”, a Setup button on the top left that will allow us to customize the privacy of our States of WhatsApp is enabled:
- my contacts: will see our States any that you have added on the agenda.
- my contacts except: the best choice if you want for example that our families do not see our States, can choose to users that we do not want to see it.
- just share with: exactly the same as the previous, but reverse, can choose a select group of users who will see our States.
another detail about WhatsApp States
one of the aspects most relevant is the fact that will see which users them have cast the eye to our States of WhatsApp. so you only have to go to the States tab and view our own. At the bottom center, we will see an arrow that allows us to get a drop-down menu that we betray those who have seen our States.