In 2017 when WhatsApp introduced stories, there were mixed reactions to the new feature with many saying they were copying Snapchat and Instagram.
Over the years many have started using the feature to the annoyance of others. This is the update which also won’t let you keep the status for more than 24 hours.
Thomas and Skhumba in the morning asked the Kaya 959 listeners what their thoughts were with some of the their contact posting habits.
— Kaya 959 (@KayaON959) July 1, 2021
Tweeps also had a lot to say about their contacts who post shocking things on WhatsApp:
— kgaugelo MPH (@KGenius247_) July 1, 2021
You guys are judging us, I am one of those people who have a million statuses and it’s just videos of myself singing in the car 😂😂😂 @KayaON959 @skhumbi @thomasmsengana #ThomasAndSkhumba pic.twitter.com/u84XKw2uBu
— Mntano Mntlane (@LMkonqo) July 1, 2021
— 📻 Dumisani Theletsane_Gamification in Media Law (@DumisaniThelet7) July 1, 2021
What’s an unnecessary status update? Every update is necessary hawu! pic.twitter.com/808VciuDBx
— Marcia (@marcia_breeze) July 1, 2021
— Gadifele Mafoko🌍🇿🇦GP•PTA• (@Iam_Gadifele) July 1, 2021