Step 3: Connect WhatsApp API

3.1. GO TO CHAT API DASHBOARD & CLICK REGULAR AUTHORIZATION

3.2. SCAN WHATSAPP WEB QR CODE WITH YOUR PHONE

  • On your mobile phone, open your WhatsApp application

  • Press 'Settings'

  • Press 'WhatsApp web'

  • Press 'Scan QR code'

  • Scan the QR code on your Chat API dashboard using your mobile phone

3.3. ONCE YOU ARE CONNECTED, SET YOUR INSTANCE SETTINGS

3.4. WHATSAPP API PRICING

  • You have a 3-day free trial to use Chat API

  • After day 3, subscribe to Chat API for USD$39/mo using Paypal

  • You now can send 6,000 WhatsApp messages per day

3.5. ENDNOTES - *IMPORTANT!!

To make sure your WhatsApp API connection is stable:

  1. Make sure your phone is always turned ON

  2. Keep your phone charged and connected to power supply

  3. Make sure your phone has strong internet connection (wifi recommended)

  4. Do not connect to WhatsApp web as this will disconnect Chat API connection

  5. Turn OFF Android's 'Battery Optimization' feature

  6. Use the YesHello platform as your primary way to reply your WhatsApp messages

*We recommend leaving your phone in the office/at home, plugged in, and connected to wifi.

What's Next?

You have created a space and connected a channel. Now you can start inviting your teammates to collaborate.

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