The messaging app WhatsApp has started to develop a new feature so that its users can react to chat messages and files of other people through emojis.
Reactions are a function already available in different messaging applications and social networks, such as Instagram, Twitter, iMessage. The user can choose a emoji as a reaction to a message, image or other content, and this is also shown to the sender.
WhatsApp works to be the next messaging app to have reactions to messages, as the specialized portal WABetaInfo has warned through References to the function in the beta versions of the app.
For now, the aspect of the function is not known, which is not present in the stable version, but WhatsApp notifications warn users who will only be able to receive reactions if their application is up to date.