WhatsApp completed 2 billion users: Do You this Amamzing Facts about WhatsApp
That’s an impressive user base growth given that in 2016, the app had 1 billion and in 2018, it had 1.5 billion users.
WhatsApp reaches 2 billion users
The blog post then takes the time to remind us that WhatsApp uses end-to-end encryption by default and your messages are stored on your device and not in the cloud. The company says that this is the main reason why people choose WhatsApp instead of other messaging apps. Security and privacy are the service’s top priority.