Create Contact Shortcuts in WhatsApp

November 2016

WhatsApp Messenger enables you to pin contacts with whom you interact the most to the home screen of your smartphone. This guide will teach you how to put this feature to good use.

How To Pin a WhatsApp Contact to Your Home Screen

Launch WhatsApp and go to the Chat view. Select the contact you'd like to pin to your home screen and tap on the Menu > More > Add Shortcut.

N.B. This capability is currently only available on Android smartphones.

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