During the company’s quarter call Mark Zuckerberg claimed WhatsApp daily message delivery is growing non-stop, it reached 100 billion messages every day. The first time the record of 100 billion daily messages was hit on New Year’s Eve last year.
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The ground-breaking success of WhatsApp
Facebook-owned WhatsApp, according to Mark Zuckerberg has 2.5 billion active users on a monthly basis. Speaking of numbers, no other messaging app could come that close as WhatsApp. Earlier this year, the messaging service reached 5 billion downloads on Android devices, which makes the app the second-ranking non-Google application to reach this landmark.
Facebook’s CEO mentioned new Instagram and Facebook Messenger integration in terms of messaging exchange. As for the new functions WhatsApp is planning to integrate a new function for business, which will allow In-App purchases via Facebook Shop. That is due to Facebook’s initiative to encourage more people to make purchases in WhatsApp.
WhatsApp VoIP calls
Other than instant messaging, WhatsApp offers voice and video calls. The VoIP function provides cost-free services and connects billions of people around the world. In case VoIP is blocked in your country of residence, this article is for you, learn more about how to make WhatsApp calls via VPN and make unlimited calls from any part of the world.