Would you like to type messages on a proper keyboard instead of a phone? WhatsApp can be used not only on your phone, but also in your computer’s browser. It’s called WhatsApp Web and this is how it works.

How can I use WhatsApp Web?

To use WhatsApp Web, you need to have a WhatsApp account. You can get started at whatsapp.com.

Once you have these, you can start using WhatsApp Web:

How to use WhatsApp in your browser 

You can chat in your browser in the same way as on your phone. Conversations are automatically updated in your browser and on your phone, so messages don’t get lost.

For the latest instructions, visit the WhatsApp Web site: web.whatsapp.com

What is WhatsApp?

WhatsApp is an instant messaging service owned by the US-based company Meta and is particularly popular in Europe, India and South America. In North America and some European countries (such as Sweden and France), its market share is much smaller.

Here are the statistics for 2023 on WhatsApp usage in different countries:

Statistic: WhatsApp: penetration rate among global messaging app users as of April 2022, by country | Statista
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