Starting February 1, 2022, WhatsApp is switching to a new conversation-based pricing model. This guide explains how this new pricing model works, and what to expect. Starting February 1st, 2022 - WhatsApp will switch from a notification-based pricing model to a conversation-based pricing model. Instead of being charged for notifications sent, businesses will be charged per conversation, which includes all messages delivered within a 24-hour period.
Here's how the new conversation-based pricing model works:
To understand this pricing change better, see Facebook's Conversation-Based Pricing page
We have identified the following possible impacts to common use cases:
For full details on this pricing change, see our article on WhatsApp Conversation Based Pricing
Conversations are 24-hour increments, or “sessions”, that start whenever the first message from a business is delivered. The first message can be initiated by the business or a business reply within 24 hours of a user message.
No, its absolutely FREE! Tellephant does not charge for access to WhatsApp Business API. We will help you apply to WhatsApp and once approved per WhatsApp’s Commerce Policy then you can integrate your WhatsApp channel into Tellephant platform.
Plans are monthly. You can make changes or stop your plan at any time.
It takes anywhere between 24 hrs - 48 hrs, provided your Facebook Business Manager is verified.
Yes you can.
Yes, this is possible.
No, Tellephant can be used by businesses across the globe. You can pay online from any country in the world and use Tellephant
No. Once a number is setup on the API, it cannot be used on a phone
We offer a discounted price for businesses that have committed messaging volumes of 250K template messages or more per month. Please contact our sales team for more information.