Can we pay for the WhatsApp channel after getting WhatsApp approval instead of paying the $99 reserved plan immediately?
Yes, you could choose the on-demand plan with a WhatsApp channel and pay by MAU after deployment.
If you choose the reserved MAU plan, you will have to pay immediately as the reserved plan is for all channels including Facebook, and not a WhatsApp-specific plan. You could build your chatbot on another platform while waiting for the WABA approval.
What is the difference between On-Demand and Reserved plans?
On-Demand plans Enjoy pay-as-you-grow on monthly active users, you will only pay according to the number of Monthly Active Users (MAUs) of your chatbots. Reserved plans Pick a reserved plan to enjoy the discounts, you will pay according to the price ...
How can I check the approval status of my client's sandbox number?
During the embedded sign-up flow, your client must have an existing or new Facebook Business Manager. The status of approval is available in WhatsApp Manager.
How to terminate or delete the WhatsApp Channel?
Stella now supports terminate the WhatsApp channel with the Terminate button. A pending or Sandbox WhatsApp channel could be terminated immediately but for a channel with a connected number, it will be scheduled to terminate at the end of the month. ...
What is the use of the Reconnect button in the WhatsApp channel?
You use the Reconnect button to connect to the WABA number again with a verification code if you change the display name and the new display name has been approved. Please click here to see more details about Check Approval Status.
How to connect Facebook channel?
Our Standard Procedure will show you a step-by-step guideline on how to deploy a Facebook channel. It will also highlight tips you should pay attention to during your chatbot building journey. For more details, please click here.