How to Add New Community in Whatsapp

Author: Ankita Datta | Guide: WhatsApp |

Whatsapp recently brought about a significant change in how individuals will be able to connect on WhatsApp in the groups that are important to them. Whatsapp rolled out Communities on WhatsApp internationally which made handling groups a lot easier. With communities, you can unite several groups under one roof to arrange group WhatsApp discussions. Here, in this article, we will guide you on how to add a new community in WhatsApp.

Add New Community In WhatsApp in 4 Easy Steps

Step 1: Open the Whatsapp: For using this new feature first you will have to open the Whatsapp application. If you don't have the app installed you can download it from the Google play store.

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Step 2: Tap on new community: Once, you update your Whatsapp application you will find the community section is added beside your Chat section in Green.

  • Swipe left from your chat section, or directly click on the community icon from the top.
  • Tap on the New Community or Start your Community.
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Step 3: Enter the details: Once, you click on the New Community tab a new page will appear where you need to enter the details required.

Enter the Name of the community in the space provided.

Then move down to enter the description of the community in the space provided. Your description should be something that tells the details about your community.

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Step 4: Add the groups: When you are done with the previous step your announcement group will be created.

The next step is to add groups. For this, you can create a new group from scratch to add to your community. To create a new Group tap on " Create a new Group". Get to know how to create a WhatsApp group.

You can also add an existing group to your community. To add a group that is already present tap on "Add existing groups".

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Step 5: Tap on the check mark icon: After you complete creating a group or adding an existing group, then as the final step tap on the check mark option.

You will find the check mark option on the bottom right corner of the screen.

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The five steps given above will give you a clear idea to add new community in Whatsapp.


How can I discover local WhatsApp groups?

Here's how to find a WhatsApp group that you're already a member of just like you find someone on Whatsapp

  • Launch WhatsApp on either your iOS or Android device.At the top of the screen, tap the search symbol.
  • Enter the name of the group you want to find.
  • The results will show the matched results.
  • To access the group, tap on it.

What's the distinction between a WhatsApp community and a WhatsApp group?

The WhatsApp group allows users to invite everyone to a single chat and connect with family and friends, whereas Communities brings all linked groups together in one location, connects with schools, neighborhoods, camps, and more, and keeps everyone in the loop with the announcement group.

Is it possible for a WhatsApp group to have 1000 members?

The business extended the group size to 512 persons in May and introduced the option to exchange files up to 2GB in size. And now it's been noted that the group size has been doubled once again. Users may add up to 1,023 other participants to a group in the newest WhatsApp beta for Android and iOS.

Can anyone see my WhatsApp name?

If you are added to a WhatsApp group, it is not possible for people to see your name unless they add you as a contact in their phone. 

How can I start a WhatsApp group with 200 members?

You can start a WhatsApp group with 200 members by following the steps given below.

  • Launch WhatsApp Application on your device. 
  • Select Chats.
  • Select New Group.
  • Choose group members.
  • Then, tap on the next icon. 
  • Enter group information.
  • Select Create.

Whatsapp community is a new feature of WhatsApp and you might have confusions regarding it. Hence, follow us and keep reading to clear all your doubts.

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