Since it was announced What’s Up Regarding its new terms and policy, the company plunged into a whirlwind that ultimately led to the migration of users from WhatsApp and the transition to other messaging services on top of it Telegram And the signalAnd, it seems that the Facebook-owned messaging service has lost a lot of its power in major markets around the world.
And now the company is seeking to control the damage, and first began to postpone work and reconsider its new policy, and it did not stop there, as the company is currently doing its best to persuade users to reverse their decision, by publishing WhatsApp status updates in which it addresses some of the rumors circulating about this policy .
Among the phrases that were carried by WhatsApp stories “We cannot read chats,” “We cannot listen to calls,” “We do not share contacts with Facebook” and more.
And it did not stop there, as the company bought the front page ads of all the leading newspapers in India, “the largest market for WhatsApp”, and indicated in their ads “WhatsApp respects and protects your privacy.”
Finally, given the recent popularity of Telegram and Signal, it is not surprising that we see WhatsApp spend more on marketing to persuade users to stay, but aside from addressing the rumors and clarifying the data it does not collect, it would definitely be appreciated if the messaging service were more straightforward. About the data you provide.