How to Create Broadcast List in Whatsapp?

Broadcast list in WhatsApp is the topic which we are going to learn now. I wrote about creating Whatsapp Group in my previous article. I will cover about how to create a broadcast lists in WhatsApp. This article also includes the images with the step by step instructions that will help you understand broadcasting easy.

What is Broadcast List in Whatsapp?

Broadcasting is an option to send the same message to multiple people at a time without creating the group. By creating the broadcast list, the message will be delivered to each individual. But, when they reply, it will be sent only  to the person who sent the broadcast. You can use a broadcast lists in WhatsApp for sending wishes to for the contacts in your phone.

Steps to Create Broadcast List in Whatsapp

Open WhatsApp and click on the chat tab. In the upper right side corner, you will find the Menu button. Click on it.

The second option will be "Create Broadcast". Click on it.

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It will prompt you to enter the participants list. Minimum 2 contacts are essential to create a broadcast list.

Now, click on Create button. Your new broadcast list is ready.

Whatsapp Create Broad Caste - broadcast list in whatsapp
Whatsapp Create Broad Caste - broadcast list in WhatsApp

Note: When you send a message to your broadcast list, the person who has your contact in their contact list can only receive the broadcast message.

How to Rename the Broadcast List?

After the broadcast list is ready, the default name will be set based on the number of participants. For example, if there are 2 participants, the broadcast list name will be "2 Participants". However, you can rename it, by following the steps below:

  1. Click open the broadcast list.
  2. Tap on the Broadcast name. You will get the details of the number of people.
  3. Click on the pencil button against the name.
  4. Enter the preferred name and save it.
  5. Now, the name for the broadcast list is set.

How to Delete the Broadcast List?

  1. Open the Broadcast list.
  2. Tap on the Broadcast name. You will get the details of the number of people.
  3. Scroll down to the list. You will find "Delete Broadcast List". Click on it.
  4. You will get a notification "Delete Broadcast List". Give Ok and the broadcast list will be deleted.

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