How To Create A Whatsapp Community?

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WhatsApp's Communities feature allows users to manage multiple groups by bringing them together. You can create a WhatsApp community with up to 50 groups in addition to the announcement group. You can add up to 5,000 members to the community announcement group.

How To Create A Whatsapp Community?

Step 1: Open WhatsApp 

Step 2: tap New chat

Step 3:  New Community -> Get Started.

Step 4: Enter the community name, description, and profile photo.

Note: The community name limit is 24 characters. Your description should give members an idea of what your community is about. 

Step 5: You can add a community icon by tapping the Camera icon. 

Note: You can choose to Take Photo, Choose Photo, or Search Web to add an image. Once set, the icon will appear next to the community in the Chats tab. 

Step 6: Tap Next to add existing or new groups.

Step 7: Tap Create New Group or Add Existing Group.

To Create a New Group:

Step 1: Tap Create New Group.

Step 2: Enter the group subject. This will be the name of the group that all participants will see.

Step 3: You can create up to 10 new groups.

Step 4: You can add a group icon as well as a short description of the group. You can add participants later.

To Add Existing Group:

Step 1: Tap Add Existing Group.

Step 2: You can choose to add groups you're currently an admin of to your community.

Step3:  Select which groups to add, then tap Next.

Step 4: When finished adding groups to your community, tap Create.