You download it when you go abroad, you use it there for a bit before going back to iMessage and Facebook Messenger, then you delete it. I know tons of people who use it to communicate with friends they made abroad, but I feel like Messenger is beginning to overshadow it. For international students, however, WhatsApp is a pivotal tool that I’ve heard is truly useful.
A Teenager’s View on Social Media
Andrew Watts
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Outside of US it’s massive and that’s why FB bought it. Kids just use it and Snapchat not so much. I guess WA stole the space of Snapchat and FB Messenger abroad.