As Whatsapp business account continue to get popular amongst people and businesses, it is only normal for people to ask questions, and more questions. Now, the most popular could be, how to get the whatsapp green business verification badge?
The green badge beside a Whatsapp business account translates that the platform has verified that the phone number of the contact belongs to the associated business. The green badge next to the contact’s name confirms that it is a verified business account.
A concerned user sent an email to whatsapp with enquiries on what to do to get a business verification badge, and below was the reply.
Sorry for the delay! We have received many emails recently, and we do our best to answer them all. thank you for your patience.
Whatsapp follows a process if a business can confirmed or verified. There is no action you need to take to be considered for either account type. We will automatically review your business information on an ongoing basis.
If you have any other questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us.
So as the reply goes, you don’t have to worry about applying for a verification badge and all like some other platforms, as whatsapp would do the verification themselves. So all you have to do is just make sure the number you use is directly associated with your business, be trustworthy in your dealings, then wait.
Additional information: According to a FAQ for users of the messaging platform — on “Chatting with businesses” — they will either have one of three status types: unconfirmed, confirmed or verified.
Business accounts that are yet to be confirmed or verified will have a gray question mark badge displayed in their profile.