WhatsApp rolls out hide status when online feature, here’s what it does

Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Meta, announced three new features for WhatsApp last month.

One of them is that you can choose who can see you when you are online.

This has been one of WhatsApp's most-wanted features for a long time, and it's finally coming to beta users.

If you remember, this feature was also announced by WhatsApp in August of this year.

The chat app said in a blog post, "Seeing when friends or family are online makes us feel connected,

but we've all had times when we wanted to check WhatsApp in private." To enable it, select "same as last seen.