People’s WhatsApp status are like Instagram/Facebook stories. If people check your WhatsApp Status you will get to know when you check the list. But there is a way to check others’ status without letting them know.
WhatsApp status’ work just like Facebook and Instagram stories. They stay for 24 hours and you can add multiple status updates just like it is with stories on the other two Facebook-owned platforms.
But like on Instagram you can make a group of close friends and share stories that just they can see, incase you want to keep some content away from those who follow you there, WhatsApp does not have that option. All contact on WhatsApp can see your status if you post one.
There are instances where you might want to check someone’s status and not let them know – just as it might happen on Facebook or Instagram. And there is a simple way to do it.
And it involves the ‘Read’ receipt. All you need to do to keep your profile from popping up on someone’s status checked-list by turning off the Read receipt.
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