WhatsApp has turned out to be an amazing instant messaging app that is used by millions of people. It has completely revolutionized the instant messaging scenario in the last 10 years.
But only a few people would be aware of the fact that it first started as a way to put status updates, later, the messaging feature was added to the app, followed by the ability to send media files.
And now we have features like video calling, group video calling, the ability to send documents, create WhatsApp Groups for work and family, there are so many use cases for this app.
After Facebook acquired it for 19 billion dollars in 2014, it has made some drastic changes to the app including the currently popular, the Status/Stories.
On our blog, we have written so many articles about the WhatsApp Status/Stories. From the option to download WhatsApp status, to hide from being seen seeing other people’s status update/stories, we have covered it all.
In this article, you will know how you can create status update/ stories for WhatsApp.
Download WhatsApp status from YouTube
Since YouTube is the largest video sharing website on the internet a portion of it is dedicated to WhatsApp status updates.
All you have to do is at the keyword WhatsApp status update and you will be able to download any kind of status video that you can upload on WhatsApp.
Though you won’t be able to directly download the video from YouTube you can use apps like Snaptube, or Clip.dj (web app) to download the video.
There is a limit for every status update video of 30 seconds so if you have got a video of 1 minute (60 seconds) it would mean you can split it into two parts and then upload it individually.
WhatsApp itself offers the tool to cut the video so that it can fit in properly. You can select the first part of the video to post and then post the video again to select the last part of the video.
Download WhatsApp status from these websites
Apart from YouTube a lot of websites have also emerged that have got a collection of some really nice videos for WhatsApp status.
The website has categorised WhatsApp status, and stores sorted it into funny, love, sad etc.
And apart from videos it also has got quotes that you can use for WhatsApp status
Another great resource for downloading WhatsApp status is a website called Mirchi status, Mirchi in Hindi means hot, and as the name suggests, it definitely has got some hot Whatsapp status updates that you can download easily from their website.
The layout of the website is mobile friendly so you won’t have any problem navigating through the website to find the best and most suitable WhatsApp status.
Create your own WhatsApp status
If you are feeling a bit creative you can very well create your own status, all you need is a video editor, and there are plenty of video editing apps available for Android as well as iPhone.
You can then get your favourite song, maybe you can also get some images from Google Images and then you can put them together and export the video that can be used as a Whatsapp status update.
You can also use apps like TikTok, to record yourself with you lip syncing to your favourite song while doing some action.
If you are into Instagram stories you can check out this article to learn how you can create cinematic stories for Instagram