With the growing demand on online communication, WhatsApp remains to be on top as compared to other messaging giants like Twitter and Skype. And Facebook Messenger only ranks second to WhatsApp on its share in the global market, and this caused Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg decide to acquire WhatsApp for $19 Billion. WhatsApp has 450 million users all over the globe and continues to increase by a million daily. According to a study conducted by OnDevice Research, for smartphones, WhatsApp is the most famous messaging app.
I already tried using WhatsApp as a messaging app and indeed it is very efficient and effective way to communicate globally. And since Facebook is still the number 1 social networking site, buying WhatsApp will sure to remain on top as messaging app. Enjoy this new collaboration between Facebook and WhatsApp!