Introduction

The Messages API allows you to send a WhatsApp message. In this tutorial you learn how to send a WhatsApp message.

This tutorial provides a step-by-step guide to installing the required tools, building your application, writing the code and testing. The message sent is plain text.

For further background information on WhatsApp messaging see our supporting documentation.

NOTE: Please carefully review the prerequisites.


Sending a WhatsApp message

The Messages API provides the ability to send messages to various channels, including Facebook Messenger, SMS, WhatsApp and Viber. This tutorial describes using the Messages API to send a WhatsApp message.



Steps