Five Powerful Ways WhatsApp Has Changed Our Lives

by / Wednesday, 06 September 2017 / Published in Tech
Since Facebook bought WhatsApp in 2014 for 22 billion dollars, it has
significantly transformed the way we communicate and our lives. As such,
Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares ways the messaging
app has changed our lives,  everyday interaction and engagement.

*Chatting with friends cost little or nothing*

With WhatsApp, you can chat with friends and significant others without
breaking the bank. The only thing you need to pay for is internet data.
Today, internet data is quite cheap and affordable.

*Sharing and videos made easy*

The use of flash drives and memory cards to share pictures is declining
very fast. This is because you can simply exchange and distribute photos
and videos via WhatsApp. Whoever is receiving the pictures will just
download it.

*Bridging the gap between businesses and customers*

Entrepreneurs now use WhatsApp to market their businesses via status
updates and WhatsApp stories. Also, WhatsApp has helped bridge the gap
between businesses and customers as anyone can resolve complaints by
chatting up the business on the messaging app.

*Organising meetings simplified*

You can set up a WhatsApp group where you can have meetings, assign
responsibilities and also agree on deadlines. So, you do not need to be
physically present to have meetings. You only need to be digitally

*University students no longer miss school activities*

Whether it is an exam, impromptu test or a popular campus gig, you will not
miss anything because you will get updates about these activities on

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.