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 ...
Could I switch my plan anytime?
Yes, you can. If you switch from the on-demand plan to the reserved plan, the changes will be effective immediately. However, if you switch from the reserved plan to the on-demand plan, the changes will be effective starting the next month. For ...
How to change plan?
If you would like to change your plan or subscription, please edit on the subscription page: 1. Go to Settings and select Subscription in Billing 2. Click Change Subscription and click Confirm after selected the new plan If you switch from ...
Why there is a new WhatsApp channel after I have terminate it?
If you are subscribing to a reserved plan, and your WhatsApp channel to be terminated is the only WhatsApp channel in your app, a new WhatsApp channel will be created automatically after termination as the reserved plan comes with 1 WhatsApp channel. ...
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.