WhatsApp tricks you should know

WhatsApp is the world’s most popular messaging app and it has been getting constant updates and new features. Here are some 5 WhatsApp tricks you should know.

See who read your group message

You have ability to see who read your group text and who did not.

  • Hold on your message to highlight it 
  • tap the “circle with an i inside” Info(i) 

You will get a list of people who saw your message.

Save your mobile data by Stopping auto-downloading.

This trick will help you save your mobile data.

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Data and storage usage 
  3. When using mobile data.

From there you can check or uncheck the downloading of photos, audio, videos and documents via mobile data. This way you only need to tap on the file to actually download it instead of it downloading automatically.

Know how to create bold, italicized or strikethrough text.

There are two ways of doing this:

  • Easy way

Highlight the word or passage that your sending:For android users : tap the three vertical dots(ellipsis) and choose from bold, italicize, strikethrough or monospace and for iOS/iPhone Users: tap on BIU

  • Hard way

For Bold: Simply put an asterisk (*) at the beginning and end of the desired word or sentence.

For italics: Simply put an underscore (_) at the beginning and end of the desired word or sentence.

For strikethrough: Simply put a tilde (~) at the beginning and end of the desired word or sentence.

For monospace: Simply put three grave accents or backticks (“`) at the beginning and end of the desired word or sentence.

See a breakdown of your WhatsApp data usage.

To get a view of your whatsApp usage you’ll need to go to

  1. Settings 
  2. Data and storage usage 
  3. Network usage.

Here, you’ll find detailed information of messages, status updates, WhatsApp calls ,Google drive and a lot more.

A breakdown of the storage usage by contacts.

WhatsApp tricks you should know

Here you get to know the contacts or groups that sends you the most media.If you tap on a contact or group you will see a breakdown of the messages, contacts, locations, photos other information.

Go to

  1. Settings 
  2. Data and storage
  3. usage Storage usage

That’s it for the 5 WhatsApp tricks you should know. Let us know down in the comments what you think of those tricks and if you have others kindly share.

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