“Need Updates in Election Time? Here is WhatsApp”

Hola, skylighters! This time I bring you a new use for WhatsApp. A group of students used the app to publish regular updates throughout the two days of voting during this year’s general and local elections in Great Britain.

Even though the example focuses on using the app at election time, you can see the potential of WhatsApp for news organizations when informing about certain events and topics. Click here to fill you in.

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