Learn all about the free messaging and Voice over IP service. 

What Is It?

  • WhatsApp is a free messaging and Voice over IP service. 
  • It allows users to send text messages and voice messages, make videos and share images for free over the internet. 
  • Used by all ages located all over the world. 
  • The app and company symbol is green with a white telephone in the middle. 


How to Use It?

  1. Download the “WhatsApp” app to your iPhone within the iTunes App Store or Google play if you have an Android Phone. 
  2. Tap “Agree and Continue” at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap “Continue” on the pop-up. 
  4. Tap “Allow” on both boxes to grant WhatsApp access to your files and contacts. 
  5. Enter your phone number.
  6. Tap OK to confirm the number you entered.
  7. Enter the verification code that’s texted to you.
  8. Tap “Next.” 
  9. Now you’re officially signed up and ready to start utilizing it with any of your family and friends anywhere in the world. 

Why Do People Use It?

  • It’s a fun and free way to communicate with loved ones located anywhere in the world. 
  • You can say good-bye to expensive long distance calling and just use WhatsApp! 
  • Since WhatsApp uses the internet to send messages, the cost of using WhatsApp is significantly less than texting, you just need an internet connection.  
  • It’s used in over 180 countries by over 1 billion people.