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How to add a new contact to your phonebook from WhatsApp

Last updated on 05/25/2019 at 13:00

As much as Telegram takes advantage of its mistakes to try to take away the throne, WhatsApp is still the leading communication app on the planet.

Despite its security problems, which on more than one occasion have put millions of users at risk, the application continues to be trusted by a significant number of people.

If you are one of them, it is time for you to discover the many simple tricks that will allow you to master WhatsApp, some of them related to your privacy.

In most cases, the app itself offers you all the outstanding functions so you don’t have to use other resources for example, when adding new contacts.

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How to add a new contact from WhatsApp

WhatsApp started out as a simple app with functions of the same caliber. However, the passage of time has transformed it into a communication tool with endless options available to users.

Despite this improvement in functions, it is always important to know how to use the most basic resources of the application.

When adding a new contact, The most common is to go to your mobile phone’s agenda to complete the procedure there.

After saving it in that location, just go to WhatsApp and update the list so that the new contact appears there. But it is not necessary to go to the “Agenda” application to get it, you can add new contacts from the WhatsApp app.

The button that will allow you to do it is in the lower right corner of the chat screen of the app, you will recognize it because it appears with a quite striking green color.

By clicking on it, what you are doing is telling WhatsApp that you want to open a new conversation, so the app will give you several options for it.

After selecting the button to open a new chat, you will access another screen where you can see all the contacts that you already have saved and an option to create a new group.

But nevertheless, the most important function for you in this case appears with the name “New contact”.

As you can imagine, this is the tool that will make it easier for you to add a new contact without having to leave the WhatsApp app.

That’s right, after selecting “New contact”, all you have to do is enter the information for that new contact and click on “Save”.

At the end of the process, the contact is saved in the phonebook of your phone and becomes one of all the phone numbers with which you can have a conversation by the communication app.

The time has come, show that you are an expert in sending messages on WhatsApp by putting all your knowledge into practice.