You can view WhatsApp status easily. If your friend posts a status on WhatsApp, then you can see it easily. You will see a blue dot below the status option if a new status updated on WhatsApp.
Open your WhatsApp.
Tap on status option at the bottom right corner. Here, you will see all status of your friends who have posted so far. Status will disappear after 24 hours. You can watch before 24 hours of the posting.