quarterly earnings call During 2014, Zuckerberg shared that 2.5 billion (250 million) people worldwide use one or more Facebook apps every day and that more than 10 million (10 million) are active on the company’s services. are advertisers. New Year’s Eve is the day when WhatsApp usually sees a huge jump in message exchange and has been happening for the past several years. In 2017, WhatsApp sent 63 billion messages on New Year’s Eve, followed by 75 billion in 2018 and over 100 billion messages last year. Now, about 100 billion (100 billion) messages are delivered every day.
With this number, no other messaging service is even close to WhatsApp. The reason for this is the growing userbase of the app, which crossed the 2 billion (200 crore) mark earlier this year. According to a report by Statista, WhatsApp reached five billion downloads on Android in January this year, making it only the second non-Google app to reach this huge figure.
WhatsApp has been adding new features from time to time to make the app more user-friendly and many new features are still in the works. It recently gave users the “Always Mute” feature, through which users have been given the ability to mute chat alerts forever. This feature has brought a sigh of relief to many users.