Adding WhatsApp to any WordPress based website using the Join.chat plugin is a prety much straightforward process. Here’s a step-by-step guide will show you how to do it.
Log in to your WordPress admin dashboard, Navigate to “Plugins” > “Add New” and search for “Join.chat” in the search bar.
Install and activate the plugin.
After activation, you’ll find a new menu item labeled “Join.chat” in your WordPress admin sidebar. Click on “Join.chat” > “Settings” to configure the plugin. Enter your WhatsApp number in the provided field.
Customize the message that users will see when they click on the WhatsApp icon.
Add call to action text here.
If you don’t want to enter your email address then just click “No, Thanks” here.
Adjust other settings as per your preference.
Once you’ve configured the settings, you can display the WhatsApp button on your website.
You can place it anywhere using either a shortcode or a widget.
To use a shortcode, simply copy the shortcode provided by Join.chat and paste it into the content area of any post, page, or custom post type. To use a widget, go to “Appearance” > “Widgets” in your WordPress dashboard. Then drag the “Join.chat” widget to your desired widget area (e.g., sidebar, footer). Configure the widget settings (usually, you’ll only need to select the Join.chat instance and save).
Customize WhatsApp Button Appearance (Optional): Join.chat allows you to customize the appearance of the WhatsApp button to match your website’s design. You can adjust the button color, size, position, and other styling options from the Join.chat settings.
Test the WhatsApp Button: To ensure the button is working as expected click on the button from your website to initiate a conversation with your WhatsApp number.
By following these steps, you can easily add WhatsApp functionality to your WordPress website using the Join.chat plugin. Please comment here is your are having difficulties with the integration, you can reach use via WhatsApp too. As one of the best web design, development and digital marekting company in bangladesh we, Virtuanic Solutions will be happy by assisting you.