How To Use Whatsapp With Landline Phone? (Step-By-Step Guide For Beginners)
Telecommunication companies are charging us for sending a text message from our mobile.
Also, a big bill can be expected if we talk for a long time from our landline phones. The game totally changed with the launch of WhatsApp application. Now we need not think before talking with our distant relatives or have a long video chat with friends and families or doing online communication with our clients.
WhatsApp has a huge user base across the world. From the latest statistics, an average user checks WhatsApp more than 23 times a day. Be it be videos, pictures, forwarded messages, personal chats or group discussions. These days everyone is making good use of it.
Advantages of using WhatsApp
- Free messages and calls – We can make free national and international audio/video calls by using WhatsApp. Voice or text messages can also be sent for free.
- Easy to use – for using this application we need not to be a techno savvy person. It’s very easy to install on mobile, laptop or on PCs. Also after use is quite simple too.
- Advertisement free – The drawback with internet is that we see advertisements everywhere. Either is it a website or videos, they are present everywhere. But WhatsApp is free of any kind of promotional activities.
- Entertaining way of communication – WhatsApp has developed its own language of communication in the form of emoticons and stickers. It’s quite impressive and amusing way for interactions.
WhatsApp Business app launch has helped a lot of businesses around the world.
Currently over 3 million companies are using WhatsApp Business app for their communications. It gives an opportunity to all the businesses to communicate with its client base in a simple, secure and efficient way. It is expected that soon most companies will adopt using it for their client interactions.
Now we can use our landline phone numbers for registering with WhatsApp. We will still need a mobile phone for using the application but our business phone number can also be registered for extended use.
Setup WhatsApp on your landline phone
Step 1 – First of all, decide whether you want WhatsApp or WhatsApp Business App according to your requirement.
Step 2 – Install it on your mobile/tablet or PC. It can be downloaded from Google Play store.
Step 3 – Open the installed application. When it will prompt you for a number, provide your home or business landline phone number.
Step 4 – WhatsApp will try to verify provided number with an SMS. Once it gets failed It will present an option to Call Me for verification. On selection of this option, you can get a call from WhatsApp.
Step 5 – Once you get an automated call, it will repeat a six digit verification code in automated voice. You need to note down this code.
Step 6 – Now enter this code in WhatsApp application on your mobile/tablet or PC. Complete the setup process. Once it is done this application can happily be used for WhatsApp communications.